MRA Development Board Update September 2016

MDB was held on 29th September. The table below shows the Change Proposals, voting outcomes and implementation dates.

Summary Implementation Date Outcome
MRA CP 0246 – Housekeeping Changes to MRA v11.4

This CP seeks to introduce a number of housekeeping changes to the MRA to clarify and align the requirement for the provision of MPAS data to the Data Communication Company (DCC) with the Smart Meter Implementation Programme (SMIP)

3rd November 2016 Accept Modified
MAP CP 0280 – MAP 15 updated to consolidated report delivery method

This CP seeks to update MAP 15 in order to align it to the new secure way of distributing the monthly Electricity Central Online Enquiry Service (ECOES ) consolidated report in relation to MIF 187.

N/A Deferred
MRA CP 0244 – Extending permission to use confidential formatting of CT and VT ratios

This CP seeks to add an additional condition to clause 38.2 of the MRA to enable parties to use as well as to disclose information for the purposes of the DTSA

N/A Deferred
WPPS CP 0128 – Clarifying the Misdirected Payments Backstop Date in WP 124

WPPS CP 0128 seeks to introduce a number of housekeeping changes alongside updates to WP 124 to align the Misdirected Payments Backstop Date with the Backstop Date for defining Unallocatable Transactions defined within MRA Agreed Procedure 14

23rd February 2017 Accept Modified
DTC CP 3496 – Changes to Support the Implementation of  the SRAG Recommendations

This change seeks to introduce new Data Flows in order to allow Suppliers to pass Half-hourly (HH) data from smart meters to the Half Hourly Data Collector (HHDC), and from the HHDC to the Half Hourly Data Aggregator (HHDA) for elective HH Metering Systems

29th June 2017 Accepted
DTC CP 3495 – Amending DTC Annex C to clarify formatting of CT and VT ratios

This change proposes to add additional wording to the DTC Annex C entries of Data Items D0150, D0215 and D0268 to clarify the formatting of Current Transformer (CT) and Voltage Transformer (VT) ratios.

N/A Withdrawn
DTC CP 3497 – Housekeeeping amendments to the D0265 Data Flow ‘Notes’

This change seeks to make a housekeeping amendment to the D0265 Data Flow, removing the ‘Notes’ field.

23rd February 2017 Accept Modified
DTC CP 3498 – Make Group 70H on the D0348 and Group 82H on the D0350 Optional

This change proposal seeks to make changes to the Data Transfer Catalogue in order to make Group 70H (Metering Point Change Details) on the D0348 Data Flow and Group 82H (DCC data for MPAS) on the D0350 Data Flow optional

23rd February 2017 Accept Modified