This serves to notify all ESI Stakeholders that the new versions of the South African Distribution and Transmission Grid Code have been approved and posted on the National Energy Regulator (NERSA) website (
The new versions are as follows:
1. SAGC Grid Code Version 9 replacing version 8.0 (Transmission Grid Code)
2. RSA Distribution Code Version 6 replacing version 5.1 (Distribution Grid Code)
The new versions can be found at the following links:
1. Electricity>Technical Standards> Transmission Code
2. Electricity>Technical Standards> Distribution Code
For any queries please do not hesitate to contact Mr Lucky Nhlanhla Ngidi at 012 401 4716 or 083 499 1999 or