KINGDOM OF CAMBODIA
NATION KING RELIGION
Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy
No. 470 July 16, 2004
ON ESTABLISHMENT OF GENERAL REQUIREMENT OF
ELECTRIC POWER TECHNICAL STANDARDS OF THE
KINGDOM OF CAMBODIA
MINISTER OF INDUSTRY, MINES AND ENERGY
– Seen the Constitution of the Kingdom of Cambodia;
– Seen the Royal KRET No. NS/RKT/1189/72 Dated December 30, 1998 on the
appointment of the Royal Government;
– Seen the Royal KRAM No. NS/RKM/0196/05 Dated January 24, 1996 promulgating
the law on establishment of the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy;
– Seen the urgent need and real situation at present;
To establish the General Requirement of Electric Power Technical Standards of the Kingdom
of Cambodia, for implementation, in 5 main parts as below:
1- Fuel Oil Generation Plant and Steam Power Plant
2- Hydro Power Plant
3- Transmission and Distribution System
4- Renewable Energy System
5- House and General Building Wiring System
To issue the General Requirement of Electric Power Technical Standards of the Kingdom of
Cambodia, full contents of which are attached here with.
The Specific Requirement of each part shall be prepared and issued from time to time
accordance with the priority.
All electric suppliers and consumers shall fully follow this Standard.
The electric suppliers are allowed to use their existing electric system for 2 years or any
extension as decided by Electricity Authority of Cambodia from the date of signing of this
Prokas, during which they are to improve their facilities to be in accordance with the electric
power technical Standard. When the system is improved or changed, this standard shall be
followed. The existing House and General Building Wiring System is allowed to remain in use
except the unsafe system.
Prokas or any decision in contradition to this Prokas shall be null and void.
This Prokas shall come into force from the date of signing.
Minister of Industry Mines and Energy
Sign and Seal