APA Group: failure to submit accurate auction quality limits under the National Gas Rules

Infringement notice
Release date: 
8 November 2021
Related provisions: 

Rule 649(1) & Part 24 information standard in the National Gas Rules


APA (SWQP) Pty Limited (APA) has paid penalties totalling $40,000 following the issuing of two infringement notices by the AER. The AER issued the infringement notices as it had reasonable grounds to believe that APA breached rule 649(1) of the National Gas Rules by failing to prepare and submit auction quantity limits for the South West Queensland Pipeline in accordance with the Part 24 information standard under the National Gas Rules.