On 15 December 2015, the AER granted the Applicant(s) an exemption from the requirement to register as a network service provider and the operation of Chapter 5 of the National Electricity Rules. The exemption was granted under clause 2.9.3(b) of the NER. This exemption is based on the registration by AEMO of NSW Electricity Networks Operations Pty Limited as trustee for the NSW Electricity Networks Operations Trust (ABN 70 250 995 390) as an intermediary on behalf of the applicant, pursuant to clause 2.9.3(d) of the NER.
The Exemption applies to the high voltage transmission system assets formerly registered to the NSW transmission company TransGrid and leased to NSW Electricity Networks Assets Pty Limited as trustee for the NSW Electricity Networks Assets Trust (ABN 45 710 374 720).
Every participating jurisdiction of the National Electricity Market, where relevant.