Rule Making Process
In considering changes to the National Energy Retail Rules, the AEMC follows a similar procedure as for considering changes to the National Electricity Rules and the National Gas Rules.
Generally, there are four stages to the rule making process. Detailed descriptions of each stage of the process are available by clicking on the individual links below:
Stage 1: Consideration of a proposal to make or change a rule
Stage 2: The consultation process
Stage 3: Draft rule determination
Stage 4: Final rule determination
To assist proponents in preparing a request for the making of a rule and submissions the AEMC has published a guideline: