Access arrangement draft decision: Amadeus Gas Pipeline

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) has released its draft decision on the access arrangement proposal for the Amadeus Gas Pipeline (AGP) for the period 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2016.

The AER has not accepted the access arrangement proposal. The draft decision requires N.T. Gas Pty. Limited (NT Gas) to amend the access arrangement proposal for the AGP. NT Gas has until 27 May 2011 to submit its revised access arrangement proposal to the AER.

The AER’s media release for NT Gas provides further information regarding the impact on network charges. This can be found on the AER’s website.


Interested parties are invited to provide written submissions on the AER’s draft decision and the revised access arrangement proposal for the AGP by 5 pm on 24 June 2011.

Submissions may be sent electronically to Alternatively, submissions can be mailed to:

Warwick Anderson
General Manager
Network Regulation Branch
Australian Energy Regulator
GPO Box 3131

The AER may, but need not, consider a submission it receives after the consultation period has ended.

The AER prefers that all submissions be publicly available to facilitate an informed and transparent consultative process. Submissions will be treated as public documents unless otherwise requested. Parties wishing to submit confidential information are requested to:

  • clearly identify the information that is the subject of the confidentiality claim; and 
  • provide a non-confidential version of the submission.

All non-confidential submissions will be placed on the AER's website. Relevant information including the AER’s draft decision can be found on the AER’s website.

Issued date: 
21 April 2011
AER reference: 
AC 407/11