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All provisions displayed below have commenced or are superseded.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
Frequency Operating Standards (Mainland and Tasmania) Reliability Panel 14-11-17 REL0065 119 KB
Reliability and Emergency Reserve Trader (RERT) Guidelines – current Reliability Panel 01-11-17 REL0061 159 KB
Schedule of Reliability Settings (MPC and CPT for 2017-18) AEMC 14-02-17 151 KB
Schedule of Reliability Settings (MPC and CPT for 2016-17) (superseded) AEMC 16-02-16 157 KB
Schedule of Reliability Settings (MPC and CPT for 2015-16) (superseded) AEMC 12-02-15 311 KB
Schedule of Reliability Settings (MPC and CPT for 2014-15) (superseded) AEMC 20-02-14 152 KB
System Restart Standard Reliability Panel 01-08-13 97 KB
Schedule of Reliability Settings (MPC and CPT for 2013-2014) (superseded) AEMC 28-02-13 714 KB
Reliability Standard (applying from 1 July 2012 to 26 March 2015) (superseded) Reliability Panel 01-07-12 89 KB
Schedule of Reliability Settings (MPC and CPT for 2012-2013) (superseded) AEMC 21-02-12 162 KB
Schedule for the Administered Price Cap AEMC 10-11-11 ERC0121 54 KB
Schedule for the Administered Price Cap (superseded) AEMC 20-05-08 EMO0003 115 KB
Reliability Standard (expires 30 June 2012) (superseded) Reliability Panel 20-12-07 45 KB