National Electricity Rules Version 84

The National Electricity Rules govern the operation of the National Electricity Market. The Rules have the force of law, and are made under the National Electricity Law.

Copies of the National Electricity Rules are available for inspection at the AEMC's office in Sydney. The National Electricity Law can be found at the South Australian Legislation website.

The current consolidated version of the Rules is Version 84, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Rate of Return Guidelines Review) Rule 2016 No. 9
Commenced date:
Thursday, 20 October 2016
Start date:
20-Oct-2016
End date:
31-Oct-2016
Rules Version:
84

The National Electricity Rules govern the operation of the National Electricity Market. The Rules have the force of law, and are made under the National Electricity Law.

Copies of the National Electricity Rules are available for inspection at the AEMC's office in Sydney. The National Electricity Law can be found at the South Australian Legislation website.

The current consolidated version of the Rules is Version 84, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Rate of Return Guidelines Review) Rule 2016 No. 9
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National Electricity Rules Version 84 13 MB
Coversheet & contents 489 KB 885 KB
Chapter 1: Introduction 213 KB 526 KB
Chapter 2: Registered Participants and Registration 349 KB 836 KB
Chapter 2A: Regional Structure 257 KB 612 KB
Chapter 3: Market Rules 2 MB 10 MB
Chapter 4: Power System Security 554 KB 1 MB
Chapter 5: Network Connection, Planning and Expansion 2 MB 61 MB
Chapter 5A: Electricity Connection for Retail Customers 322 KB 764 KB
Chapter 6: Economic Regulation of Distribution Service 777 KB 2 MB
Chapter 6A: Economic Regulation of Transmission Services 904 KB 2 MB
Chapter 6B: Retail Markets 261 KB 640 KB
Chapter 7: Metering 640 KB 3 MB
Chapter 8: Administrative Functions 382 KB 858 KB
Chapter 8A: Participant Derogations 62 KB 449 KB
Chapter 9: Jurisdictional Derogations and Transitional Arrangements 551 KB 1 MB
Chapter 10: Glossary 706 KB 2 MB
Chapter 11: Savings and Transitional Rules 1 MB 2 MB