Dates And Venues For Public Hearings On Eskom’s Revenue Application For 2018/19

The National Energy Regulator (NERSA) will conduct public hearings on Eskom’s revenue application for the 2018/19 financial year in all nine provinces between 20 October 2017 and 16 November 2017. Eskom has applied for a total allowable revenue of R219,514m. Eskom’s total allowable revenue application translates to a 19.9% average increase in electricity tariffs.

The public hearings will be held as follows:

Date and time of the public hearing

Province and venue

Monday, 30 October 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Western Cape, Cape Town

Southern Sun Cape Sun

23 Strand Street,

Cape Town, 8000

Wednesday, 01 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Eastern Cape, Port Elizabeth

Emfuleni Resorts

2nd Ave, Summerstrand,

Port Elizabeth, 6013

Friday, 03 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

KwaZulu-Natal, Durban

Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre

45 Bram Fischer Road, Durban, 4001

Monday, 06 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Northern Cape, Kimberley

Protea Hotel Marriott Kimberley

The Kimberley Big Hole, West Circular Road, Kimberley CBD, 8301

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Limpopo, Polokwane

Protea Hotel

N1 Northbound, Polokwane, 0699

Friday, 10 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Mpumalanga, Nelspruit

Orion Hotel

Corner Samora Machel Drive and Henshall Street,


Monday, 13 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

North West, Klerksdorp

Protea Hotel Klerksdorp

No. 07 Corner Barend Street & Margaretta Prinsloo Street

Klerksdorp, 2571

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Free State, Bloemfontein

President Hotel and Conference Centre

1 Union Avenue, Naval Hill,

Bloemfontein, 9300

Thursday, 16 November 2017

9:00 – 17:00

Gauteng, Midrand

Midrand Conference Centre

661 Pendulum Road

Halfway House, Midrand

NERSA would like to encourage all stakeholders and the public to attend and/or make oral representations at the public hearings. Members of the public and stakeholders who wish to attend and/or make oral representations at the public hearings are requested to specify which hearing they will be attending by registering at the following email address:

The closing date for registration is Monday, 23 October 2017 at 15:30.

Kindly note that if NERSA does not receive any requests to present at the above public hearings, NERSA retains the right not to hold the scheduled hearings. The dates of the public hearings might be extended depending on the number of presenters who register.

Eskom’s application is available on NERSA’s website at



Mr Charles Hlebela

Head of Communications

Tel: 012 401 4768

Fax: 012 401 4700

Cell: 083 646 8280