LICENSING PROCESS

ZERA is mandated to issue licenses for investors who are keen to venture into the electricity and petroleum sub sectors. License application requirements and fees are available on this website and also at ZERA offices. The licensing process is transparent and for the mutual benefit of energy players and consumers.

Validity of Petroleum of Licences

All licences are valid for a period of one (1) year after which the licence may be renewed subject to satisfying periodic audits conducted by ZERA.

Validity Of The Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electricity Licences

All licences are valid for a period of up to a maximum of thirty (30) years subject to satisfying periodic audits conducted by ZERA.