Infringement notices issued to Discovery Parks for allegedly selling energy without appropriate authorisation or exemption

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Infringement notice
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4 October 2019

Overview

Discovery Holiday Parks Pty Ltd (Discovery Parks) has paid penalties totalling $40,000 following the issue of two infringement notices by the Australian Energy Regulator (AER).

The AER alleged that between 2015 and 2018, Discovery Parks sold energy at two caravan parks in New South Wales without holding either a retailer authorisation or an exemption in breach of section 88 of the National Energy Retail Law.