Horan & Bird Pty Ltd application for individual exemption - request for submissions

On 19 August 2014, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) accepted an application from Horan & Bird for an individual electricity exemption from the requirement to hold a retailer authorisation under the National Energy Retail Law.

Invitation for submissions

We are now seeking submissions from interested stakeholders on the Horan & Bird's application by Friday 19 September 2014. Submissions should be emailed “Attention: Sarah Proudfoot, General Manager, Retail Markets Branch” at AERInquiry@aer.gov.au with the following title in the email: Horan & Bird - application for individual exemption.

Alternatively, written submissions can also be sent to:

Ms Sarah Proudfoot

General Manager—Retail Markets
Australian Energy Regulator
GPO Box 520
Melbourne VIC 3001

We will take into account submissions in deciding whether or not to grant the Horan & Bird's application.

The AER prefers that all submissions be sent in an electronic format in Microsoft Word or other text readable document form and publicly available, to facilitate an informed, transparent and robust consultation process. Accordingly, submissions will be treated as public documents and posted on the AER's website, unless prior arrangements are made with the AER to treat the submission, or portions of it, as confidential. Those 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.
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Issued date: 
19 August 2014
AER reference: 
AC 149/14