ACD stands for Advance Consumption Demand. Coming to the aid of consumers, the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission ( JERC) has directed the Chandigarh electricity department to pay. ACD stands for Advanced Consumption Demand. The Consumer Grievance Redressal Forum (CGRF) has halved the advanced consumption deposit (ACD) charges imposed by the UT Electricity. has already intimated its consumers through their electricity bills that an additional security deposit will be charged. Home » Electricity Billing Information.