MRA Development Board July 2016 Update

MDB was held on 28th July 2016. The table below shows the Change Proposals, voting outcomes and implementation dates.

Summary Implementation Date Outcome
MAP CP 0278 – Consolidated GDCC Changes for Release R12

This CP seeks to introduce consequential changes to MAP18 following the acceptance of GDAA CPs 0087 and 0091.

3rd November 2016 Accept Modified
MAP CP 0279 – Introducing Prepayment Meter as a defined term to MAP13

This CP seeks to introduce Pre-Payment Meter as a defined term to MAP13, to align with the definition specified in the Electricity Standard Supply Licence Conditions (SLCs).

3rd November 2016 Deferred
MRA CP 0245 – Clarifying the definition of pre-payment meter in Clause 30.1 of the MRA

This CP seeks to amend Clause 30.1 of the MRA to align the definition of pre-payment meter in the context of debt assignment with the definition specified in the Electricity Standard Supply Licence Conditions (SLCs).

3rd November 2016 Deferred
MAP CP 0274 – Amending MAP 17 to allow sharing of IA comments with proposers/sponsors ahead of circulation to MDB

This CP seeks to introduce the option for proposers and sponsors of Solution Pre-Assessment Forms (SPFs) and Change Proposals (CPs) to request sight of impact assessment (IA) responses and to provide own comments on those responses ahead of circulation of IA responses to the MRA Development Board (MDB).

3rd November 2016 Deferred
WPPS CP 0127 – Housekeeping changes to the Working Practice Product Set (WPPS)

This CP seeks to correct an outdated reference to Working Practice (WP) 132 ‘Logical vs. Physical Disconnection and Notification to the Distributor thereof’ in WP 9 ‘Related Metering Points’ and WP 134 ‘Completion of D0142 in HH and NHH Markets’, removes WP 148 ‘CTP Missing Reads Process’, which has been superseded by MAP 08 ‘The Procedure for Agreement of Change of Supplier Readings and Resolution of Disputed Change of Supplier Readings’, and re-introduces WP 125 ‘MTC for No Meter Present’, which has been erroneously removed from the WPPS from document version 5.14 onwards.

3rd November 2016 Accept Modified
DTC CP 3491A – Conventions for Meter Register Ids on smart meters

This change seeks to standardise use of Meter Register Ids on DCC-serviced smart meters to ensure time of use register readings are correctly recorded. It also specifies standardised conventions for register ids against time pattern regimes

23rd February 2017 Deferred
DTC CP 3492 – Increasing the precision of Data Items relating to HH Advances

Meters compliant with the Smart Metering Equipment Technical Specifications (SMETS) can collect HH consumption data to the Watt hour (Wh). The existing data items relating to HH consumption data need to be increased to allow for three decimal places to ensure Settlement accuracy.

29th June 2017 Withdrawn by Proposer