Electricity Guidelines and Standards

The AEMC and the Reliability Panel have obligations under the National Electricity Rules to make determinations, guidelines, standards and settings on a range of matters including:

All provisions displayed below have commenced or are superseded. The following Standards and Guidelines have not yet commenced:

Below are guidelines and standards made by the AEMC and the Reliability Panel under the National Electricity Law.  Documents under review can be found on the project page.

TitlePublished ByCommencedReferencePDF
Reliability Standards and Settings Guidelines Reliability Panel 01-12-16 REL0059 217 KB
Last Resort Planning Power Guidelines 2015 AEMC 24-09-15 128 KB
Template for generator compliance programs Reliability Panel 18-06-15 REL0054 344 KB
Guidelines for identifying reviewable operating incidents Reliability Panel 01-04-13 83 KB
System Operating Incidents Guidelines Reliability Panel 01-04-13 83 KB
Template for generator compliance programs (superseded) Reliability Panel 27-06-12 468 KB
Compensation Guidelines AEMC 17-02-11 205 KB
Reliability and Emergency Reserve Trader (RERT) Guidelines - current Reliability Panel 16-06-10 112 KB
Last Resort Planning Power Guidelines 2010 (superseded) AEMC 04-06-10 194 KB
Guidelines for Management of Electricity Supply Shortfall Events Reliability Panel 01-12-09 46 KB
Template for generator compliance programs (superseded) Reliability Panel 31-07-09 314 KB
Compensation Guidelines (superseded) AEMC 01-07-09 619 KB
Last Resort Planning Power Guidelines 2007 (superseded) AEMC 01-01-08 84 KB