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Date Type & Industry Description Documents
20 Sep 2016
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Draft Report on Competition in the Retail Electricity Market - 20 September 2016
This Media Release summarises IPART’s findings and recommendations on the performance and competitiveness of the retail electricity market in 2016.
PDF 38.3KB
20 Sep 2016
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Households are trying to cut electricity and water usage - 20 September 2016
This media release provides an overview of our survey’s findings.
PDF 163.82KB
13 Sep 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - WaterNSW (Rural) pricing review - Issues Paper release - 13 September 2016
IPART has started its review of the prices that WaterNSW can charge for providing rural bulk water services from 1 July 2017.
PDF 37.01KB
29 Aug 2016
Water
Media Release
Media release - Sydney Desalination Plant Pricing Review - 29 August 2016
This media release provides an overview of the SDP price review and the review of the 2012 Methodology Paper on the energy and efficiency adjustment mechanisms for SDP. It invites feedback from stakeholders on the key i...
PDF 131.93KB
22 Aug 2016
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - Improving equity and flexibility of local government rating system - 22 August 2016
IPART is seeking feedback on draft recommendations for potential changes to the local government rating system which aim to provide councils with more options to levy rates, whilst ensuring NSW ratepayers would be protec...
PDF 59.54KB
26 Jul 2016
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - Draft Recommendations on cruise ship charges in Sydney - 26 July 2016
Media release for IPART’s draft recommendations on maximum site occupation charges for cruise ships in Sydney Harbour.
PDF 37.55KB
25 Jul 2016
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - Rising costs impact north west growth centre - 25 July 2016
This Media Release summarises IPART's assessment of Blacktown City Council's Amended Section 94 Contributions Plan for the Riverstone and Alex Avenue Precincts (CP20).
PDF 54.09KB
19 Jul 2016
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Feedback sought on multi-peril crop insurance - 19 July 2016
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking feedback on its draft report Review of multi-peril crop insurance incentive measures. Our draft finding is that government measures to support multi-per...
PDF 41.01KB
11 Jul 2016
Water
Speech
Speech - Ownership A regulator’s perspective - Infrastructure Partnerships Australia (IPA) 2016 Urban Water Symposium – July 2016
Speech
PDF 283.6KB
8 Jul 2016
Water
Speech
Speech - IPART's review of wholesale water and wastewater prices - Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA) Water Utility Regulators' Forum - 8
Speech
PDF 744KB
23 Jun 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - WaterNSW operating licence conditions under review - 24 June 2016
This Media Release accompanies the Issues Paper of the review of WaterNSW’s operating licences. As a result of the review, we will recommend a new operating licence(s) for WaterNSW to the Minister for Lands and Water. ...
PDF 32.66KB
20 Jun 2016
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Wholesale ethanol price under review - 20 June 2016
IPART has released an Issues Paper on its review of the price of wholesale ethanol for use in automotive fuel blends. The paper explains the review, outlines how we propose to approach it and the issues we will consider...
PDF 33.07KB
14 Jun 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Hunter Water final prices from 1 July 2016
This media release provides an overview of our Final Report on Hunter Water’s prices.
PDF 37.91KB
14 Jun 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Sydney Water prices fall from 1 July 2016
This media release provides an overview of our Final Report on Sydney Water’s prices.
PDF 119.52KB
14 Jun 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Sydney Water prices fall from 1 July 2016
This media release provides an overview of our Final Report on Sydney Water’s prices.
PDF 119.52KB

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