SA Power Networks - Determination 2020-25

Commencement date: 
31 October 2017
Regulatory period: 
1 July 2020 to 30 June 2025 (5 years)
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On 5 June 2020, the AER published its final decision for the South Australian electricity distribution provider, SA Power Networks, for the 2020-25 regulatory control period commencing 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2025.

On 31 January 2019, SA Power Networks submitted its revenue proposal to the AER. The proposal sets out the revenue SA Power Networks proposes to collect from its customers through distribution charges from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2025.

Final decision

Following consultation with stakeholders, the AER decided to delay its final 2020-25 network revenue determinations due on 30 April 2020 and released its final decision on 5 June 2020.

Draft decision

On 8 October 2019 we released our draft decision on SA Power Networks' regulatory proposal for the 2020-25 regulatory control period, commencing 1 July 2020. The draft decision represents a key milestone in our determination of the amount of revenue that SA Power Networks can recover from customers who use its network.

SA Power Networks now has the opportunity to consider our draft decision and submit its revised proposal and supporting material by 10 December 2019.

Invitation for submissions

We invite interested parties to make submissions on our draft decision and SA Power Networks Updates' revised proposal by 15 January 2020.

Stakeholder forum

The AER hosted a public forum (pre-determination conference) on its draft decision for SA Power Networks on 30 October 2019.