National Electricity Rules Version 79

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 79, incorporating:

  • Schedule 2 of the National Electricity Amendment (Meter Replacement Processes) Rule 2016 No.2
Commenced Date
Thursday, 10 March 2016
Rules Version:
79

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 79, incorporating:

  • Schedule 2 of the National Electricity Amendment (Meter Replacement Processes) Rule 2016 No.2
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National Electricity Rules Version 79 14 MB
Coversheet & contents 487 KB 943 KB
Chapter 1: Introduction 214 KB 587 KB
Chapter 2: Registered Participants and Registration 347 KB 782 KB
Chapter 2A: Regional Structure 256 KB 666 KB
Chapter 3: Market Rules 2 MB 10 MB
Chapter 4: Power System Security 545 KB 1 MB
Chapter 5: Network Connection, Planning and Expansion 1 MB 3 MB
Chapter 5A: Electricity Connection for Retail Customers 320 KB 714 KB
Chapter 6: Economic Regulation of Distribution Service 760 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6A: Economic Regulation of Transmission Services 886 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6B: Retail Markets 260 KB 644 KB
Chapter 7: Metering 638 KB 1 MB
Chapter 8: Administrative Functions 393 KB 834 KB
Chapter 8A: Participant Derogations 62 KB 539 KB
Chapter 9: Jurisdictional Derogations and Transitional Arrangements 542 KB 1020 KB
Chapter 10: Glossary 700 KB 1 MB
Chapter 11: Savings and Transitional Rules 1 MB 2 MB