Issue date

On 16 November 2023 the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) accepted an application from Tesla Energy Ventures Australia Pty Ltd (TEVA) for an electricity retailer authorisation under the National Energy Retail Law (Retail Law).

Invitation for submissions

We are now seeking submissions from interested stakeholders on TEVA's application by Monday 18 December 2023.

Submissions should be emailed to Joanna Gall – General Manager (a/g), Compliance and Enforcement at AERAuthorisationsataer [dot] gov [dot] au (AERAuthorisations[at]aer[dot]gov[dot]au) with the following email subject title: Tesla Energy Ventures Australia - Application for electricity authorisation.

Alternatively, written submissions can also be sent to:

Joanna Gall
General Manager (a/g), Compliance and Enforcement 
Australian Energy Regulator
GPO Box 3131
Canberra ACT 2601

We will take into account submissions in deciding whether or not to grant TEVA's application.

The AER prefers that all submissions be sent in an electronic format in Microsoft Word or other text readable document form 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