National Electricity Rules Version 80

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 80, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Registration of proponents of new types of generation) Rule 2016 No. 4
  • Schedule 2 of the National Electricity Amendment (Energy Adequacy Assessment Projection timeframes) Rule 2016 No. 3

 

Commenced Date
Thursday, 26 May 2016
Rules Version:
80

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 80, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Registration of proponents of new types of generation) Rule 2016 No. 4
  • Schedule 2 of the National Electricity Amendment (Energy Adequacy Assessment Projection timeframes) Rule 2016 No. 3

 

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National Electricity Rules Version 80 9 MB
Coversheet & contents 387 KB 878 KB
Chapter 1: Introduction 214 KB 527 KB
Chapter 2: Registered Participants and Registration 349 KB 836 KB
Chapter 2A: Regional Structure 259 KB 612 KB
Chapter 3: Market Rules 2 MB 10 MB
Chapter 4: Power System Security 552 KB 1 MB
Chapter 5: Network Connection, Planning and Expansion 1 MB 3 MB
Chapter 5A: Electricity Connection for Retail Customers 322 KB 714 KB
Chapter 6: Economic Regulation of Distribution Service 772 KB 2 MB
Chapter 6A: Economic Regulation of Transmission Services 896 KB 2 MB
Chapter 6B: Retail Markets 262 KB 640 KB
Chapter 7: Metering 668 KB 3 MB
Chapter 8: Administrative Functions 397 KB 891 KB
Chapter 8A: Participant Derogations 63 KB 449 KB
Chapter 9: Jurisdictional Derogations and Transitional Arrangements 548 KB 1 MB
Chapter 10: Glossary 708 KB 2 MB
Chapter 11: Savings and Transitional Rules 1 MB 2 MB