Statements and advice

The Consumer Challenge Panel may provide statements and advices to the AER. View past statements and advice.

General Advice

Subpanel 10 - AER signals to encourage high calibre consumer engagement ( PDF 161.45 KB )

Andrew Nance - Advice - Contingent Projects and the Consumer Interest - October 2017 ( PDF 418.04 KB )

Mark Henley - Submission - COAG Energy Council on consumer resourcing - a CCP perspective - November 2017 ( DOCX 84.25 KB )

Mike Swanston - Service Classification Issues - 21 August 2018 ( PDF 146.71 KB )

Eric Groom and Mark Grenning - Submission to the AER on Draft decision paper – Forecasting productivity growth for electricity distributors - November 2018

Subpanel 10

This subpanel was formed to provide advice to the AER on the NSW/ACT Electricity Distribution Reset, and was extended to also cover the NSW/ACT Electricity and Gas Distribution Remittals. Consumer Challenge Panel members advising the AER on these reviews are Mark Henley, Louise Benjamin, Mike Swanston and Eric Groom.

Panel advice

Subpanel 10 - Submission on preliminary framework and approach for ActewAGL - 21 April 2017

Subpanel 10 - Submission on preliminary framework and approach for NSW distributors - 21 April 2017 ( DOCX 157.7 KB )

Subpanel 10 - Submission on remitted decisions for NSW/ACT 2014-19 - 30 November 2017 ( PDF 978.09 KB )

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Essential 2014-19 remittal proposal - November 2017

Subpanel 10 - Submission on debt position paper - December 2017 ( PDF 566.3 KB )

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Ausgrid 2019-24 proposal time extension - 13 December 2017

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Endeavour 2019-24 proposal time extension - 12 December 2017

Subpanel 10 - Presentation to AER public forum on Evoenergy 2019-24 proposal - 13 April 2018

Subpanel 10 - Letter to AER on Endeavour Energy 2014-19 proposal - 10 April 2018

Subpanel 10 - Letter to AER on Essential Energy 2014-19 remade draft decision - April 2018

Subpanel 10 - Response to Evoenergy regulatory proposal 2019-24 and AER issues paper - 16 May 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Evoenergy 2014-19 remittal proposal - 21 June 2018

Subpanel 10 - Presentation to AER public forum on NSW 2019-24 proposals - 3 July 2018 

CSubpanel 10 - Submission on Ausgrid 2014-19 remittal proposal - 15 August 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Endeavour Energy 2014-19 remittal draft decision - 19 August 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on NSW 2019-24 electricity distribution businesses issues paper - August 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Endeavour Energy's response to AER issues paper - NSW electricity distribution determinations 2019-24 - 21 September 201

Subpanel 10 and Subpanel 21 - Letter to AER re Ausgrid revised TSS - 17 October 2018

Subpanel 10 - Presentation to AER public forum on Evoenergy draft decision - 10 October 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Evoenergy 2014-19 remittal draft decision - 5 October 2018

Subpanel 10 - Presentation to AER public forum on NSW 2019-24 draft decisions - 9 November 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on JGN 2015-20 remittal proposal - 1 November 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Ausgrid 14-19 remade draft decision - December 2018

Subpanel 10 - Submission JGN 2015-20 remittal draft decision - 28 January 2019

Subpanel 10 - Submission of Ausgrid 2019-24 draft decision and revised proposal - January 2019

Subpanel 10 - Submission on AER draft decision and Evoenergy revised proposal - January 2019

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Endeavour 2019-24 Draft Decision and and Revised Proposal - February 2019

Subpanel 10 - Submission on Essential Energy 2019-24 draft decision and revised proposal - February 2019

Subpanel 14

This subpanel was formed to provide advice to the AER on the QLD/SA Electricity Distribution Reset. Consumer Challenge Panel members advising the AER on this review are Louise Benjamin, Mark Grenning and Mike Swanston

Panel advice

Subpanel 14 - Submission to Ergon Energy and Energex Preliminary Framework and Approach 2025 - 4 May 2018

Subpanel 14 - Submission to SA Power Networks Preliminary Framework and Approach 2025 - 4 May 2018

Subpanel 14 - Response to SA Power Networks approach to the challenges of the high penetration of embedded generation - 2020-25 Regulatory Proposal - 29 June 2018 ( PDF 679.64 KB )

Subpanel 14 - Response to SAPN draft plan - 8 October 2018

Subpanel 14 Submission on Energy Queensland's Draft Plan - 25 October 2018

Subpanel 14 - Presentation - SAPN Public Forum - 4 April 2019

Subpanel 14 - Submission on Energex and Ergon Energy's Regulatory Proposal - 31 May 2019

Subpanel 14 - Submission on SA Power Networks Regulatory Proposal 2020-25 - 16 May 2019

Subpanel 17

This subpanel was formed to provide advice to the AER on the Victorian electricity distribution pricing reset. Consumer Challenge Panel members advising the AER on this review are Mike Swanston, Robyn Robinson, David Prins and Mark Henley.

Panel advice

Subpanel 17 - Progress Report on Vic DB Consumer Engagement - 27 March 2019 ( PDF 870.38 KB )

Subpanel 17 Comments on the AusNet Services Customer Forum Interim Engagement Report - 6 February 2019

Subpanel 18

This subpanel was formed to provide advice on the profitability review. The Consumer Challenge Panel member advising the AER is Eric Groom.

Panel advice

Eric Groom - Subpanel 18 - Submission on Profitability Measures Discussion Paper - December 2017

Eric Groom - Subpanel 18 - Submission to the AER on its Profitability Measures Position Paper- May 2018

Eric Groom - Subpanel 18 Public Forum on Profitability Measures - 16 May 2018

Subpanel 19

This subpanel was formed to provide advice to the AER on the Jemena gas distribution reset. Consumer Challenge Panel members advising the AER on this review are David Prins and Chris Fitz-Nead

Subpanel 20

This subpanel was formed to provide advice to the AER on the RIT-T and RIT-D Application Guidelines. Consumer Challenge Panel members advising the AER on this review are Bev Hughson, Andrew Nance and Mike Swanston.

Panel advice

Subpanel 20 - Response to AER RIT Issues Paper - 9 April 2018

Subpanel 20 - Submission to AEMC COGATI Options paper - 19 October 2018 ( PDF 471.72 KB )

Subpanel 20 - Presentation on Draft RIT application guidelines workshop - 29 August 2018

Subpanel 20 - Submission to AER on Draft RIT application guidelines - 20 September 2018

Subpanel 21

This subpanel was formed to provide advice to the AER on Tariff Structure Statements. Consumer Challenge Panel members advising the AER on this review are Eric Groom, Louise Benjamin and Robyn Robinson.

Panel advice

CCP 10 and CCP 21 - Letter to AER re Ausgrid TSS - October 2018