Developing the right market settings for consumers to benefit from cleaner, smarter, more affordable and reliable energy through the transition and beyond.


To work for Australia’s future productivity and living standards by contributing to a decarbonising, affordable, and reliable energy system for consumers.

We do this through practical rule changes and by providing expert advice, placing energy consumer interests at the heart of everything we do.


We are a mix of economists, lawyers, engineers, analysts and other experts who are passionate about providing the market with the best possible framework for the future. We value our people, leadership, collaboration and integrity.

Powered by People

We support each other to achieve our goals. We prioritise inclusivity, foster professional development and proactively encourage work-life balance for employees.

Lead with Expertise

We foster and support informed debate on energy market development. We engage with governments, consumers and market participants to promote dialogue and improve understanding. We value different perspectives and welcome meaningful debate on energy market issues. We share our knowledge, and empower those who look to us for advice.

Collaborate with Purpose

Engagement is at the core of everything we do. We build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders and we value their input to our rule making and strategic advice to governments. We focus on pursuing opportunities for consultation and expanding the range of organisations, groups and individuals with whom we collaborate.

Live the Standard

Integrity speaks to the respect we have for our stakeholders, our high standards of impartiality, objectivity and the transparent processes that frame the work we carry out. An ethical, reliable and consistent approach is paramount in all our dealings with governments, industry and consumers.