Madhya Gujarat Vij Company Ltd (MGVCL) was incorporated on 15th September 2003 and the Certificate of commencement of Business was obtained on 15th October 2003. The Company has started commercial function w.e.f. 1st April 2005 and is engaged in the business of distribution of electrical energy to Central Part of Gujarat.
The Distribution Zones of the erstwhile Gujarat Electricity Board have been carved out into 4 independent distribution companies, of which Madhya Gujarat Vij Co. Ltd. (MGVCL) is the independent distribution licensee for the central zone of Gujarat. The operations are spread over a geographical area 23854 sq.km and cater to 5 districts, 49 Talukas and 4305 villages in the central part of Gujarat. The company has been incorporated under the Companies Act 1956 in September 2003 to primarily carry out distribution of electricity to retail and bulk consumers.
Towards this end, the company carries out various functions like purchase of power from GUVNL and Renewable Power Sources, Operations and Maintenance (O&M) of existing Distribution Systems, giving connections to new consumers, Development of New Distribution Infrastructure, providing quality consumer services and regulatory compliance and such other activities necessary for fulfillment of its Power distribution functions.