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Links to recently issued media releases, speeches, videos and other materials. For all media enquiries please call (02) 9290 8403 or email Media Enquiries
Date Type & Industry Description Documents
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-peril crop insurance could increa...
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. IPART is calling for public su...
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, and seeks stakeholder commen...
PDF 33.07KB
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 - 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
10 Jun 2016
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Final Report - Regulated retail gas prices from 1 July 2016
This media release summarises IPART’s final decisions on changes in regulated retail gas prices from 1 July 2016.
PDF 59.33KB
9 Jun 2016
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Final Decision - Solar feed-in tariffs for 2016-17 - June 2016
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) has today released its final benchmark range for voluntary solar feed-in tariffs for 2016-17 at 5.5 to 7.2 cents per kilowatt hour (c/kWh).
PDF 52.43KB
7 Jun 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Final Decision on rural water management prices - 7 June 2016
Our media release provides an overview of our Final Report and a high-level summary of our decisions.
PDF 42.67KB
31 May 2016
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Hunter Water Corporation end of term operating licence - Issues Paper - 8 June 2016
IPART is undertaking a 5-year review of Hunter Water’s operating licence. The review will determine if the existing licence is meeting its objectives and whether the licence can be amended to make it more effective. IPART is calling for public submis...
PDF 115.56KB
31 May 2016
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - New approach to electricity transmission reliability standards - 31 May 2016
IPART has recommended draft reliability standards for TransGrid to better balance the cost of network improvements with impact on customer prices
PDF 115.12KB
17 May 2016
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - Wagga Wagga City Councils Special Variation approved - 17 May 2016
This Media Release explains IPART's decision for special variation application by Wagga Wagga City Council for 2016-17.
PDF 57.52KB

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