URCA Publishes Draft Annual Plan 2018

The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (“URCA”) is pleased to publish its Draft Annual Plan for 2018. This document outlines:

  • A brief review of URCA’s activities in 2017;
  • URCA’s proposed key projects for 2018, including its planned consultation schedule for the year;
  • A series of the key performance indicators which URCA intends to use to measure its performance during the year; and
  • URCA’s proposed budget for the forthcoming financial year.

URCA hereby invites and welcomes comments and submissions from members of the public, licensees and other interested parties on the matters contained in this Draft Annual Plan.

The timetable for responses to this Draft Annual Plan is as follows:

  • All submissions to this consultation should be submitted by 5pm on 9 February 2018;
  • URCA shall endeavour to publish these responses by 5pm on 16 February 2018;
  • URCA shall convene a face to face forum for key industry stakeholders to discuss the draft Annual Plan by 28 February 2018; and,
  • URCA shall endeavour to publish the final version of its Annual Plan by 16 March 2018.

Persons may deliver their written submissions or comments on the public consultation document to the Chief Executive Officer, URCA either:

  • by hand, to URCA’s office at Frederick House, Frederick Street, Nassau;
  • by mail, to P.O. Box N-4860, Nassau, Bahamas; or
  • by fax, to 242 393 0237; or
  • by email, to info@urcabahamas.bs


Press Release

2018 Draft Annual Plan