In Ukraine came into force a law that postpones mandatory installation of gas meters by 2021

In Ukraine came into force law No. 2260-VIII “On amendments to the law of Ukraine “On ensuring the commercial accounting of natural gas” on the procedure for the installation of meters for consumers of natural gas.”

According to the law, gas meters should not be installed until the beginning of 2018, and before January 1, 2021. It will not spend the money of local budgets. If the user has installed a meter for the apartment – it compensates the costs due to the tariff on the gas distribution. The operators of the gas distribution network will not be able to stop the supply of gas in the house if his owners abandoned counter in the building.

Recall, the Verkhovna Rada adopted the bill on 21 December 2017 325 votes.