National Electricity Rules Version 103

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 103, incorporating:

  • Schedules 2, 3 and 4 of National Electricity Amendment (Expanding competition in metering and related services) Rule 2015 No. 12
  • Schedules 2, 4 and 5 of National Electricity Amendment (Embedded Networks) Rule 2015 No. 15
  • Schedule 1 of National Electricity Amendment (Meter Replacement Processes) Rule 2016 No. 2
  • Schedules 2,3 and 4 of National Electricity Amendment (Updating the electricity B2B framework) Rule 2016 No. 6
  • National Electricity Amendment (Pricing during market suspension) Rule 2017 No. 14

 

Commenced Date
Friday, 1 December 2017
Rules Version:
103

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 103, incorporating:

  • Schedules 2, 3 and 4 of National Electricity Amendment (Expanding competition in metering and related services) Rule 2015 No. 12
  • Schedules 2, 4 and 5 of National Electricity Amendment (Embedded Networks) Rule 2015 No. 15
  • Schedule 1 of National Electricity Amendment (Meter Replacement Processes) Rule 2016 No. 2
  • Schedules 2,3 and 4 of National Electricity Amendment (Updating the electricity B2B framework) Rule 2016 No. 6
  • National Electricity Amendment (Pricing during market suspension) Rule 2017 No. 14

 

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National Electricity Rules 14 MB
Coversheet & contents 521 KB 979 KB
Chapter 1: Introduction 213 KB 588 KB
Chapter 2: Registered Participants and Registration 360 KB 794 KB
Chapter 2A: Regional Structure 257 KB 666 KB
Chapter 3: Market Rules 2 MB 3 MB
Chapter 4: Power System Security 570 KB 1 MB
Chapter 5: Network Connection, Planning and Expansion 2 MB 3 MB
Chapter 5A: Electricity Connection for Retail Customers 323 KB 714 KB
Chapter 6: Economic Regulation of Distribution Service 786 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6A: Economic Regulation of Transmission Services 905 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6B: Retail Markets 224 KB 599 KB
Chapter 7: Metering 741 KB 1 MB
Chapter 8: Administrative Functions 409 KB 842 KB
Chapter 8A: Participant Derogations 287 KB 661 KB
Chapter 9: Jurisdictional Derogations and Transitional Arrangements 552 KB 1019 KB
Chapter 10: Glossary 761 KB 1 MB
Chapter 11: Savings and Transitional Rules 1 MB 2 MB