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Date Type & Industry Description Documents
23 Oct 2020
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Review of competition, costs and pricing in the funeral industry - October 2020
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) has launched a review into costs, pricing and competition within the NSW funeral industry.
PDF 53.57KB
22 Oct 2020
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Electricity Distribution Reliability Standards - October 2020
IPART is proposing changes to the reliability standards for NSW electricity providers to better reflect the value that customers place on reliability, facilitate lower costs for providers and deliver bill savings to customers over time.
PDF 209.8KB
2 Oct 2020
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - More affordable bus fares for rural and regional NSW - 2 October 2020
Media Release - More affordable bus fares for rural and regional NSW - 2 October 2020
PDF 247.83KB
29 Sep 2020
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Monitoring the electricity and gas markets for 2019-20
Monitoring the electricity and gas markets for 2019-20
PDF 156.84KB
18 Sep 2020
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Improving the home building compensation scheme - September 2020
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal released draft recommendations today which would make it easier for new entrants to compete with the NSW Government insurer icare to offer home building compensation.
PDF 100.98KB
15 Sep 2020
Water
Media Release
Media Release - IPART seeks feedback on utilities’ proposed costs and prices for water management and rural bulk water in NSW - 15 September 2020
IPART seeks feedback and submissions from the public on prices that WAMC can charge its customers for providing water management services to apply from 1 July 2021. Submissions are due by 16 October 2020.
PDF 38.71KB
15 Sep 2020
Water
Media Release
Joint Media Release - IPART seeks feedback on utilities’ proposed costs and prices for water management and rural bulk water in NSW - 15 September 2020
IPART seeks feedback and submissions from the public on prices that Water NSW can charge its customers for providing rural bulk water services from 1 July 2021. Submissions are due by 16 October 2020.
PDF 38.73KB
8 Sep 2020
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART has set the 2021-22 rate peg for NSW councils - 8 September 2020
IPART has set the 2021-22 rate peg for NSW councils at 2.0%
PDF 219.09KB
3 Sep 2020
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Draft Report - Interment costs and pricing in NSW - 3 September 2020
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal released a Draft Report today which called for cemetery operators to offer affordable standard burial plots.
PDF 95.65KB
18 Aug 2020
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART seeks feedback on local council household waste charges - 18 August 2020
IPART is seeking feedback on its Discussion Paper on domestic waste management charges levied by local councils.
PDF 45.15KB
7 Jul 2020
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - Have your say on bus fares in rural and regional NSW - 7 July 2020
Media Release - Have your say on bus fares in rural and regional NSW - 7 July 2020
PDF 69.22KB
19 Jun 2020
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - Opal fares from 6 July 2020 - 19 June 2020
In February this year, IPART finished its review of Opal fares for public transport. The NSW Government has now released its decision on our recommendations.
PDF 79.41KB
16 Jun 2020
Water
Media Release
Media release - Greater rewards for Sydney Water customers who conserve water - 16 June 2020
IPART has released its final report on maximum prices that Sydney Water can charge for its water, wastewater and stormwater services.
PDF 58.75KB
16 Jun 2020
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Bulk water prices will fall in Greater Sydney - 16 June 2020
IPART has released its final report on maximum prices that Water NSW can charge its customers in Greater Sydney from 1 July 2020.
PDF 47.86KB
16 Jun 2020
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Rewards for Hunter Water customers who conserve water - 16 June 2020
IPART has released its final report on maximum prices that Hunter Water can charge its customers in the Lower Hunter region, including Newcastle, from 1 July 2020.
PDF 38.64KB

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