Sumo Gas Pty Ltd application for gas retailer authorisation - request for submissions

On 7 December 2018, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) accepted an application from Sumo Gas Pty Ltd (Sumo Gas) for a gas retailer authorisation under the National Energy Retail Law (Retail Law).

Invitation for submissions

We are now seeking submissions from interested stakeholders on Sumo Gas's application by Friday 11 January 2019. Submissions should be emailed “Attention: Sarah Proudfoot, General Manager, Consumer and Markets Branch” at with the following title in the email: Sumo Gas - application for an electricity retailer authorisation.

Alternatively, written submissions can also be sent to:

Ms Sarah Proudfoot
General Manager Consumer and Markets Branch
Australian Energy Regulator
GPO Box 520
Melbourne VIC 3001

We will take into account submissions in deciding whether or not to grant Sumo Gas' 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: 
7 December 2018
AER reference: 
AC 150/18
General enquiries - Authorisations