Rule making process

Generally, there are four stages to the National Electricity Rule making process. Detailed descriptions of each stage of the process are available by clicking on the individual links below:

Stage 1: Initial consideration of a request for the making of a rule

Stage 2: Consultation on a proposed rule

Stage 3: Draft rule determination (which may include a draft rule) and further consultation

Stage 4: Final rule determination and if relevant, the making of an amending rule

To assist proponents in preparing a request for the making of a rule and submissions, the AEMC has published the following guidelines: