Overview

Consultation paper - Classification of distribution services

The AER issued a consultation paper relating to the classification of distribution services.

Discussion paper - Control mechanisms for standard control electricity distribution services in the ACT and NSW

 The AER has issued a discussion paper relating to control mechanisms for standard control electricity distribution services in the ACT and NSW.

Discussion paper - Public lighting services in NSW

The AER has issued a discussion paper relating to public lighting services in NSW.

Submissions - on public lighting services in NSW

Central NSW Councils - submission on public lighting services in NSW - May 2012

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Central NSW Regional Organisation of Councils (Centroc)

NSROC - submission on public lighting services in NSW - 11 May 2012.doc

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Northern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (NSROC)

SEROC - submission on public lighting services in NSW - 10 May 2012

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South East Regional Organisation of Councils (SEROC)

SSROC - submission on public lighting services in NSW - 11 May 2012

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Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (SSROC)

Preliminary position - AER preliminary positions paper & framework and approach

On 25 June 2012, the AER issued its Preliminary positions paper, Framework and Approach for Ausgrid for the regulatory control period commencing 1 July 2014.

Submissions - to AER preliminary positions paper & framework and approach

Submissions closed 17 August 2012. 

NSW Electricity Distributors - Cover letter to submission - 17 August 2012

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NSW Electricity Distribution Businesses

Centroc - Submission on Preliminary Framework and Approach - 14 August 2012

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Central NSW Regional Organisation of Councils (Centroc)

ERAA - Cover letter to Preliminary Framework and Approach submission - 24 August 2012

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Energy Retailers Association of Australia (ERAA)

ERAA - Supporting submission - ERAA's Market-driven smart meter rollout paper - September 2012

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Energy Retailers Association of Australia (ERAA)

EWON - Submission on Preliminary Framework and Approach - 17 August 2012

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Energy and Water Ombudsman of NSW (EWON)

PIAC - Submission on Preliminary Framework and Approach - 10 August 2012

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Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC)

REROC - Submission on Preliminary Framework and Approach - August 2012

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Riverina Eastern Regional Organisation of Councils (REROC)

SSROC - Submission on Preliminary Framework and Approach - 24 August 2012

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Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (SSROC)

WSROC - Submission on Preliminary Framework and Approach - 11 September 2012

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Western Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (WSROC)

Supporting information - Reference material supporting Endeavour Energy Councils' Submission

Trans Tasman Energy Group (TTEG) provided a range of additional reference material in support of its submission prepared on behalf of Endeavour Energy Councils.

TTEG Reference Material 5 - SEROC submission to AER on public lighting - 10 May 2012.pdf

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South East Regional Organisation of Councils (SEROC)

TTEG Reference Material 6 - SSROC - Submission to AER on public lighting - 11 May 2012.pdf

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Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (SSROC)

TTEG Reference Material 11 - NSW Trade and Investment - Level 1 service providers current at 24 August 2012.pdf

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Department of Trade and Investment, Resources and Energy - NSW

Discussion paper - classification of types 5-7 metering services

On 21 December 2012, the AER published a discussion paper on the classification of types 5-7 metering services in NSW.

Submissions - on AER classification of types 5-7 metering services discussion paper

The AER proposed a different approach to metering to what it outlined in the preliminary framework and approach seeking comments prior to preparing its final framework and approach. Submissions closed 1 February 2013.

Discussion paper - Formulae for control mechanisms

On Friday 15 February 2013 the AER published a revised version of the discussion paper on the formulae to apply to direct control services in NSW and the ACT.

Submissions - on formulae for control mechanisms

Submissions closed on Wednesday 20 February 2013.  The AER received one submission from Networks NSW.

Framework and approach - Stage 1 Framework and approach paper

On 25 March 2013, the AER issued its Stage 1 Framework and approach (F&A) paper for Ausgrid, Endeavour Energy and Essential Energy. The Stage 1 F&A outlines our likely approach to the NSW distributors' services, the form of control to apply to those services and our decision on dual-function assets.

The Stage 1 F&A applies to the transitional (1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015) and subsequent (1 July 2015 to 30 June 2019) regulatory control periods.

Framework and approach - Stage 2 Framework and approach paper

On 31 January 2014 the AER issued its Stage 2 Framework and approach (F&A) paper for Ausgrid, Endeavour Energy and Essential Energy. The Stage 2 F&A sets out how we propose to apply a range of incentive schemes and other guidelines to the NSW distributors, as well as our approach to calculating depreciation.

The Stage 2 F&A applies to the transitional (1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015) and subsequent (1 July 2015 to 30 June 2019) regulatory control periods.