Energy Legislation and Schemes

IPART has roles relating to energy set out in the following legislation:

IPART also administers the NSW Energy Savings Scheme

Electricity Register of access agreements

The IPART Act requires NSW government agencies to notify the Tribunal when they enter into an agreement to provide access to their public infrastructure.

The public register of agreements that are currently in force for use of the electricity network owned by Essential Energy is below.

Current Access Agreements with Essential Energy as at January 2022

Organisation Agreed services Date of agreement
TransGrid Distribution Connection Agreement 31-Aug-15
Powerlink

Distributor Connection Agreement
(Mudgeeraba to Terranora)

01-Jun-00
Energex Distributor Connection Agreement
(Kirra QLD)
26-Jan-06
Ergon Distributor Connection Agreement
(Goondiwindi)
27-May-15
SP AusNet Distributor Connection Agreement
(Bendoc Bonang Interconnections)
29-Jun-12
SP AusNet Distributor Connection Agreement
(Walwa Interconnections)
14-Jun-16
Directlink Negotiated Network Service Provider Connection Agreement
(Mullumbimby)
26-June-21
Ausgrid Distributor Connection Agreement 23-Dec-15
Endeavour Energy Distributor Connection Agreement
(Evans Lane)
25-Jul-16
Powercor Aus Ltd Distributor Connection Agreement
(Dareton/Buronga/Euston/Tammit Bulk Supply)
17-Dec-15