Following last week’s publication of the Wholesale demand response mechanism draft determination, the Commission will be holding two detailed workshops. These workshops are to discuss the draft determination and the draft amending rule.

The first workshop will be held on 16 August 2019 in Sydney. This workshop is being held specifically for retailers. It will consider the commonalities of issues or questions arising from the draft rule and draft determination that relate to retailers. Representatives from electricity retailer businesses can register for this workshop here.

The second workshop will be held on 22 August 2019 in Sydney. This workshop will be available to all interested stakeholders and will consider the draft determination and draft rule. Stakeholders can register their interest for this workshop here

The workshop on 22 August 2019 will be available to stakeholders unable to attend in person through a live webcast. Any stakeholder interested in attending the webcast should email

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