Dispatch-Capable Load Station Setup

A dispatch-capable load station (DCLS), is an electricity-using device or group of devices that has been approved by Transpower's system operator and is capable of being dispatched.

The Electricity Industry Participation (Modified Dispatchable Demand) Code Amendment came into force at on Thursday 15 May 2014. This from this date purchasers able to apply to the System Operator to become a dispatch-capable load station (DCLS).

For more information on how to apply to become a DCLS, please contact the Market Operations team at market.operations@transpower.co.nz or (04) 590 7470.

Application Information and Forms

GL-DP-381 Issuing Dispatch Instructions to a Dispatch-capable Load Station [ pdf 333.88 KB ]
GL-EA-303 Dispatch-capable load station approval process guidelines [ pdf 1.12 MB ]
FM-EA-301 Dispatch-capable load station application form [ docx 125.91 KB ]
FM-EA-302 Prospective dispatch-capable load station checklist [ dotx 79.99 KB ]

Related submissions

In relation to the April 2014 consultation on the above documents the following submission was received:

Waipa Networks [ pdf 58.73 KB ]