Lightsource Labs Australia Pty Ltd application for an individual exemption - request for submissions

On 7 June 2018, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) accepted an application from Lightsource Labs Australia Pty Ltd for an individual exemption from the requirement to hold a retailer authorization under the National Energy Retail Law.

Invitation for submissions

We are now seeking submissions from interested stakeholders on Lightsource Labs Australia Pty Ltd's application by Tuesday 10 July 2018. Submissions should be emailed “Attention: Sarah Proudfoot, General Manager, Retail Markets Branch” at with the following title in the email: Lightsource Labs Australia Pty Ltd - application for an 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 Lightsource Labs Australia Pty Ltd'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.
Issued date: 
8 June 2018
AER reference: 
AC 72/18