The roles of ERA are to ensure that:

  • The electricity market is efficient;
  • Prices charged are fair;
  • Access to electricity is maximized both in urban and rural areas;
  • Rights of the customers are protected;
  • Electricity is adequate, reliable and safe;
  • Ensure that the there is a leveled playing field for the customers, operators, investors and intending investors.
  • Advises Government on which areas require investors
  • Ensures that the quality of standards and other regulations are not violated by the operators etc.