Violations of tampering with any of  SEC​'s facilities

According to the Ministerial Decree with the number of (1/886) dated 02/11/1433H ,Which contains a determination of penalties for committing an​y violation or tampering with any of  Saudi Electricity Company's facilities.

 Penalties are applied against those who commit an intentional  tampering , unintentional  damaging, causing facility or machinery breakdown , cutting off cables or to get electricity service illegally.

Penalties are collected by ELECTRICITY & CO-GENERATION REGULATORY AUTHORITY (ECRA) according to "rules of discipline and estimation of repair costs of damages and compensations and determination of penalties for violation or tampering with any of Saudi Electricity Company's facilities" document.

A- Damaging or causing facility or machinery breakdown, cutting off cables violations :

 

Serial No.

 

 

Violation Type

 

Maximum Penalty Limit (SAR)

 

1.

 

Building, facility or warehouse

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

2.

 

Vehicle or heavy equipment

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

3.

 

Power plant

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

4.

 

Main  Transmission substation for high voltage (higher than 132 k.v.)

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

5.

 

 

Main  Transmission substation for high voltage (from 33  k.v.to 132 k.v.)

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

 

6.

 

Overhead ,underground ,towers or cables with the following voltages :

 

a)    Extra high voltage Transmission lines more than 230  k.v.

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

7.

b)    high voltage Transmission lines from 110  k.v. to 230  k.v.

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

 

8.

c)    Primary distribution lines with  medium voltages from 11  k.v. to less than 110  k.v.

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

 

9.

d)    secondary distribution lines  with  low voltages less than 1  k.v

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

 

10.

 

Distribution equipment with 34,5  k.v. or less which includes the following :

 

- Distribution  compacted substation

 

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

11.

 

- Distribution substation

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

12.

 

- Overhead or ground level transformers

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

13.

 

- Medium voltage circuit  breaker

 

100,000 (SAR)

 

14.

- Low voltage circuit  breaker

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

 

15.

 

Equipment such as :

 

- Mini Pillar

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

16.

- Electricity meter or its accessories

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

 

17.

 

Communication or control lines or its equipment

 

3,000 (SAR)

 

 

B- Violations of temparing with substation’s facilities or its grid in order to get electricity service in an illegal way :

 

Serial No.

 

 

Violation Type

 

Maximum Penalty Limit (SAR)

 

18.

 

Violation against switchgear stations ,main switching stations or high voltage networks stations

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

19.

 

Violation against substations

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

20.

 

Violation against transmission lines for extra high voltage (from 230 k.v. and above)

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

21.

 

Violation against primary distribution  lines for high voltage (from 110 k.v. to132 k.v.)

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

22.

 

Violation against primary distribution  lines for medium  voltage (from11 k.v. to 69 k.v.)

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

23.

 

Violation against secondary distribution  lines for low voltage (less than11 k.v.)

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

24.

 

Violation against Low Voltage Distribution Panel (LVDP)

 

 

50,000 (SAR)

 

25.

 

Violation against electrical equipment and  electric meters

 

 

3,000 (SAR)

 

26.

 

Violation against communication or control lines or its equipment

 

 

3,000 (SAR)

 

C- Violation as facilitate an access for someone to get power from Grid illegally :

 

Serial No.

 

 

Violation Type

 

Maximum Penalty Limit (SAR)

 

27.

 

 

Facilitate an access for someone to get power from Grid illegally

 

 

2,000 (SAR)

 
 

D- Violation against electrical line boundaries :

 

Serial No.

 

Violation Type

 

 

Maximum Penalty Limit (SAR)

 

28.

 

 

Violation against electrical lines boundaries

 

50,000 (SAR)