Indicative timetable

Indicative dates for key milestones in the decision making process
Milestone Date
AER consultation on need to amend or replace the Framework and Approach (F&A) by 30 November 2021
AER issues decision on need to amend or replace the F&A by 31 December 2021
AER publishes position paper on F&A February 2022
AER publishes F&A for TasNetworks by 31 July 2022
TasNetworks submits its regulatory proposal to AER  31 January 2023
AER publishes an issues paper and holds a public forum
March/April 2023**
Submissions on regulatory proposal close May 2023
AER publishes draft determination decision by 30 September 2023
AER holds a pre-determination conference October 2023
TasNetworks submits revised regulatory proposal to AER December 2023
Submissions on revised regulatory proposal and draft decision close January 2024
AER publishes distribution determination for regulatory control period by 30 April 2024
* This is an indicative timetable and is subject to change.
** The date provided is based on the AER receiving compliant proposals. The date may be altered if we receive non-compliant proposals.

Consultation - To amend or replace TasNetworks' Framework and Approach

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On 8 November 2021, the AER released a Notice on whether to amend or replace the current TasNetwork framework and approach (F&A).

These documents outline the purpose of the F&A and call for submissions on whether it is necessary or desirable to amend or replace the F&A. Submissions closed Tuesday, 30 November 2021.

Submissions - To amend or replace TasNetworks' Framework and Approach

We invited interested parties to make submissions on whether it is desirable to amend or replace TasNetworks' current Framework and Approach by 30 November 2021. 

Decision - To amend or replace TasNetworks' Framework and Approach

On 10 December 2021, we issued a decision to replace TasNetworks' Framework and Approach. 

In early 2022, we will release our preliminary Framework and Approach for TasNetworks for consultation.