The AER has established the initial Auditors Panel for the retailer reliability obligation (RRO).
As part of the RRO liable entities are required to have their bespoke firmness methodology, and the way they have been applied to a non-standard qualifying contract, approved by an independent auditor on the AER's Auditors Panel.
Expressions of interest to join the initial panel closed on October 31 2019. More information on the panel's role and who has been appointed.
Other interested parties may apply to join the panel at any time, Information on how to apply is contained in the Auditor Panel Handbook. All applications should be emailed to RRO@aer.gov.au. For any queries about the application process please email RRO@aer.gov.au.