Cowell Electric Supply Pty Ltd - Iron Knob and Pimba retail exemption

Sector: 
Segment: 
Status: 
Category: 
Individual exemption
Exemption class: 
Individual exemption (class)
Notice status: 
Current notice
Commencement date: 
02/07/2019
Effective date: 
26/09/2019
Contact: 
General enquiries - Exemptions AERExemptions@aer.gov.au
Registrant/s: 
  • Cowell Electric Supply Pty Ltd / ABN 13 626 950 829
Location: 
the townships of Iron Knob and Pimba (see maps) SA
Australia

Overview

On 26 September 2019, the AER approved Cowell Electric Supply Pty Ltd's application for an individual exemption from the requirement to hold a retailer authorisation under the National Energy Retail Law.

The AER also approved Cowell Electric Supply Pty Ltd's application for an exemption from the requirement to register as a network service provider and the operation of Chapter 5 of the National Electricity Rules.

Background

On 2 July 2019, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) accepted an application from Cowell Electric Supply Pty Ltd (previously A.C.N. 626 950 829 Pty Ltd) for an individual exemption from the requirement to hold a retailer authorisation under the National Energy Retail Law to sell energy at Iron Knob and Pimba.

The AER also accepted an application from Cowell Electric Supply Pty Ltd for an exemption from the requirement to register as a network service provider and the operation of Chapter 5 of the National Electricity Rules.

The AER sought submissions from interested stakeholders. Submissions closed on 31 July 2019. Two submissions were received.