OAUA is one of the most active chapters of the Power Sector in India. In its fold, it has a large membership of corporates, Chambers of Commerce, Trade & Industry Associations, Consultancy Organisations. etc. In line with its objectives of promoting liberalisation in the country, OAUA has been playing a crucial role of interacting with Government on Economic Policies. OAUA has been formed under Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 on 4th August 2012. The main objective of the OAUA is to safeguard the interests of the open access consumers all over India. OAUA is a forum of Open Access (O.A) users which aims to create a responsible forum to highlight consumer awareness on various types of O.A charges levied by different States and their implications. OAUA also aims at adhering to safety, security & commercial issues to all Open Access consumers in the Power Market. We also aim to highlight technical requirements/parameters which are insisted upon by the State Transmission & Distribution companies which may not be required.