National Electricity Rules Version 95

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 95, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Participant derogation – NSW DNSPs Revenue Smoothing) Rule 2017 No. 6
  • National Electricity Amendment (Participant derogation – ACT DNSP Revenue Smoothing) Rule 2017 No 7
Commenced date:
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Start date:
15-Aug-2017
End date:
28-Aug-2017
Rules Version:
95

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 95, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Participant derogation – NSW DNSPs Revenue Smoothing) Rule 2017 No. 6
  • National Electricity Amendment (Participant derogation – ACT DNSP Revenue Smoothing) Rule 2017 No 7
Download the current Rules PDF RTF
NER-v95-historical 14 MB
Coversheet & contents 522 KB 901 KB
Chapter 1: Introduction 214 KB 587 KB
Chapter 2: Registered Participants and Registration 357 KB 792 KB
Chapter 2A: Regional Structure 256 KB 666 KB
Chapter 3: Market Rules 2 MB 3 MB
Chapter 4: Power System Security 553 KB 1 MB
Chapter 5: Network Connection, Planning and Expansion 2 MB 3 MB
Chapter 5A: Electricity Connection for Retail Customers 319 KB 714 KB
Chapter 6: Economic Regulation of Distribution Service 769 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6A: Economic Regulation of Transmission Services 887 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6B: Retail Markets 224 KB 599 KB
Chapter 7: Metering 632 KB 1 MB
Chapter 8: Administrative Functions 388 KB 821 KB
Chapter 8A: Participant Derogations 286 KB 660 KB
Chapter 9: Jurisdictional Derogations and Transitional Arrangements 543 KB 1020 KB
Chapter 10: Glossary 704 KB 1 MB
Chapter 11: Savings and Transitional Rules 1 MB 2 MB