Regulation of electricity sector is guided by ;
National Energy Policy, 2003,
EWURA Act Cap 414,
Electricity Act Cap. 131 and
Electricity (General) Regulations GN 63.
To facilitate implementation of these legislation, EWURA Act (S. 40) gives EWURA powers to make rules with respect to regulated services and supply.
Since its establishment, EWURA has developed and put into operation various rules related to regulation of electricity sector in mainland Tanzania. The rules currently in force includes
THE ELECTRICITY (MARKET RE-ORGANIZATION AND PROMOTION) REGULATIONS 2016
The Electricity (Electrical Installation Services) Rules, 2015
Kanuni za huduma ya ufungaji umeme, 2015
Electricity (Initiation of Procurement of Power Projects) Rules, 2014
Electricity (Development of Small Power Projects) Rules – 2016
Electricity (Supply Operations) Rules, 2014
The Electricity (Supply Services) Rules, 2013;
The Electricity (Licensing Fees) Rules, 2012.
The Electricity (Transmission Services) Rules, 2011;
The Electricity (Distribution Services) Rules, 2011
The Electricity (Generation Services) Rules, 2011;