National Electricity Rules Version 100

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 100, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Secondary Trading of Settlement Residue Distribution Units) Rule 2017 No. 13
  • Schedule 1 of National Electricity Amendment (Application of Offsets in the Prudential Margin Calculation) Rule 2016 No. 8
Commenced Date
Friday, 20 October 2017
Rules Version:
100

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 100, incorporating:

  • National Electricity Amendment (Secondary Trading of Settlement Residue Distribution Units) Rule 2017 No. 13
  • Schedule 1 of National Electricity Amendment (Application of Offsets in the Prudential Margin Calculation) Rule 2016 No. 8
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National Electricity Rules 14 MB
Coversheet & contents 503 KB 970 KB
Chapter 1: Introduction 214 KB 587 KB
Chapter 2: Registered Participants and Registration 357 KB 793 KB
Chapter 2A: Regional Structure 256 KB 666 KB
Chapter 3: Market Rules 2 MB 3 MB
Chapter 4: Power System Security 553 KB 1 MB
Chapter 5: Network Connection, Planning and Expansion 2 MB 3 MB
Chapter 5A: Electricity Connection for Retail Customers 319 KB 714 KB
Chapter 6: Economic Regulation of Distribution Service 769 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6A: Economic Regulation of Transmission Services 887 KB 1 MB
Chapter 6B: Retail Markets 224 KB 599 KB
Chapter 7: Metering 630 KB 1 MB
Chapter 8: Administrative Functions 388 KB 821 KB
Chapter 8A: Participant Derogations 286 KB 660 KB
Chapter 9: Jurisdictional Derogations and Transitional Arrangements 543 KB 1020 KB
Chapter 10: Glossary 705 KB 1 MB
Chapter 11: Savings and Transitional Rules 1 MB 2 MB