Licences & Codes
ESB Executive Committee Terms of Reference
Terms of reference for the executive leadership body in ESB. This includes appropriate governance and ringfencing arrangements relating to the Managing Director, ESB Networks DAC.
Deed of Undertakings between ESB and ESB Networks DAC
Undertakings from ESB to ESB Networks DAC supporting DSO licence requirements.
Code of Practice in relation to access to land andor premises
This document provides landowners with information about their rights when dealing with ESB Networks when needing entry to land or premises.
Compliance Code of Conduct for Staff
ESB Staff Compliance Code of Conduct 2010
De-Energisation Code of Practice
This document outlines the circumstances and conditions under which network connection points are de-energised.
Distribution Asset Owner License (DAO)
This document lists the conditions with which ESB Networks must comply in order to discharge its functions as Distribution System Owner (DAO).
Distribution System Operator DSO Load Shedding Plan |Download PDF 563 KB
Aligned with the distribution code, ESB Networks has published its demand control plan entitled ‘Distribution System Operator Load Shedding Plan’ following approval from the Commission for the Regulation of Utilities. The plan enables ESB Networks, following such an instruction from EirGrid, to implement a reduction in electricity demand in a safe and controlled manner.
Distribution System Operator License (DSO)
This document lists the conditions with which ESB Networks DAC. must comply in order to discharge its functions as Distribution System Operator (DSO).
Metering Code for the Single Electricity Market
This code specifies the minimum technical, design, and operational criteria to be complied with for all commercial metering and data collection equipment, as well as the associated procedures.
National Code of Practice
This document explains the arrangements that exist at the interface point between the electricity network and customers' equipment for a range of electricity connection situations.
Transmission Asset Owner (TSO) Licence
This document lists out the conditions with which ESB Networks must comply in order to discharge its functions as Transmission Asset Owner (TSO).