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DCUSA Document

Current Version - 16.1

Entire Agreement

Please find below the current version of the Distribution Connection and Use of System Agreement (DCUSA). You can access the full document either as a fully digitalised version (using the green coloured button below) or in PDF format (using the orange coloured button below). There is also the ability to view/download only a specific Section or Schedule in PDF format by clicking the navy coloured button below and selecting the specific Section or Schedule you’d like to view/download.

Release date: 01/04/2024
File size: 6.26 MB
CP implemented: 395, 414
Release notes:

DCUSA v16.1 - Published on 01 April 2024

Next Release (16.1 Pre-Release Beta)

​Please find here a redlined version of the DCUSA Pre-Release including the legal text of all approved Change Proposals which are due to be implemented with the next DCUSA. For changes which impact upon the charging methodologies model, a pre-release of the model is included.

 

PLEASE NOTE – The Beta Version only includes those Change Proposals that have been approved AND scheduled to be implemented in the next release. 

Previous DCUSA Document Versions

Find version
Title Document Type Version Date Released CP Implemented
DCUSA v16.0Digital PDF16.029/02/2024429, 430, 432
DCUSA v15.4Digital PDF15.402/11/2023426, 427
DCUSA v15.3Digital PDF15.301/08/2023422
DCUSA v15.2PDF15.229/06/2023394, 399
DCUSA v15.1PDF15.131/03/2023389, 403, 406, 407, 405, 404, 406A, 418
DCUSA v15.0PDF15.001/03/2023410
DCUSA v14.5PDF14.512/12/2022400
DCUSA v14.4PDF14.418/07/2022401
DCUSA v14.3PDF14.323/06/2022386, 397, 402
DCUSA v14.2PDF14.207/06/2022387

Release Schedule

Release Date Type of Release Title Related CRs.
29/02/2024 Standard DCUSA Release Date February 2024 DCUSA Release 432, 430, 429
01/04/2024 Standard DCUSA Release Date April 2024 DCUSA Release 414, 395
27/06/2024 Standard DCUSA Release Date June 2024 DCUSA Release 434
07/11/2024 Standard DCUSA Release Date November 2024 DCUSA Release
27/02/2025 Standard DCUSA Release Date February 2025 DCUSA Release
01/04/2025 Standard DCUSA Release Date April 2025 DCUSA Release 428
26/06/2025 Standard DCUSA Release Date June 2025 DCUSA Release
06/11/2025 Standard DCUSA Release Date November 2025 DCUSA Release

Network Charging Models

 

Click the link below to find and download the unpopulated Charging Methodology models as well as documents that DNO Parties and/or the Panel are obliged to publish in accordance with the DCUSA:

Network Charging Models

Pre-Release Charging Methodologies

Click the links below to view the latest pre-release versions of the DCUSA Charging Methodologies including the legal text of all approved Change Proposals which are due to be implemented as of 01 April in the forthcoming years.

Name File Size
2024-25 Charging Methodologies Pre-Release3.67 MB
2023-24 Charging Methodologies Pre-Release4.00 MB