The Energy Commission is required by law to regulate and manage the development and utilization of energy resources in Somaliland as well as to provide the legal, regulatory and supervisory framework for all providers of energy in the country, specifically by granting licenses for the Generation, Distribution, Transmission and sales of electricity.







We are dedicated to quality, timeliness, and excellence in our service and live up to the commitments we set. We perform our tasks and deliver our outputs to the best of our ability with a focus on continuously improving quality, productivity, and professional development.


We are honest and adhere to moral and ethical principles.


We are creative in delivering value to our stakeholders. As a learning organization, we believe in continuous improvement, promote and reward creativity, and adopt new ways of doing things.

Transparency and Accountability

We are clear and open while exercising our mandate. We serve the needs of our stakeholders in a responsible manner and recognize our obligation to bear the consequences of our actions and decisions.

Equal and Fair Opportunity

We conduct our functions and duties in ways that are just, unbiased and non-discriminatory.

Stakeholder Sensitivity

In arriving at decisions, we endeavor to strike a balance and recognize the interests, expectations, and aspirations of various stakeholders in the electricity industry. We therefore continually seek to identify, understand, and respond to the legitimate interests and concerns of our stakeholders as the basis for sustaining mutually beneficial and respectable operational relations.


We embrace togetherness, promote, and support a diverse, yet unified, team. We believe in partnerships and collaboration while maintaining individual accountability. We combine resources, competences, skills, and work as a team in pursuit of the Vision.