On 23 August 2012, the AEMC initiated the rule change process on a rule change request from International Power GDF Suez. It seeks to ensure that Network Service Providers follow the processes set out under clause 5.3 of the National Electricity Rules for establishing or modifying a connection, in the event of a proposal to change the normal voltage level at a connection point.  

A consultation paper has been published to facilitate the first round of consultation.  Submissions on the first round of consultation close on 20 September 2012.