On 12 August 2021, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) approved an electricity retailer authorisation application from Maximum Energy Retail Pty Ltd (Maximum Energy Retail) under the National Energy Retail Law (Retail Law). Maximum Energy Retail is now authorised to retail electricity as and when the Retail Law is adopted in each participating jurisdiction.
The AER sought submissions from interested stakeholders. Consultation on the application closed 15 April 2021. No submissions were received.