The Electric Power Corporation of Samoa (EPC) was established on 19 December 1972 under the EPC Act 1972. The above Act was superseded by the EPC Act 1980 with amendments made in 1984,1986,1989 and 1992-1993, under the EPC Amendment Act 1981 and further amendment for Electricity Act 2010 which established the Office of the Regulator Subject to these Acts. The EPC is an autonomous government owned corporation.