This report discusses the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal’s proposed regulatory arrangements for prices charged to tariff customers1 by the incumbent retailer using the AGL gas networks in NSW (the delivered prices of gas).
On 16 September 2003 the Minister requested the Tribunal under section 43EA of the ESA to investigate and report on the determination of regulated retail tariffs and regulated retail charges for the period 1 July 2004 to 30 June 2007.
In keeping with the commitments made in 1994 by the Council of Australian Governments, the NSW Government is introducing competition in the supply of natural gas.
Explains the Tribunal’s draft determination on electricity regulated retail tariffs—which act as safety net or default prices for small retail customers who do not choose to participate in the competitive market—and on the non-tariff charges elect
The foregone revenue guideline sets out principles for estimating revenue foregone as a result of implementing a non tariff based demand management measure.
The Minister for Energy and Utilities has requested that the Tribunal review the regulated retail tariffs to apply from July 2004 to June 2007, taking into account the following:1.
Explains final decision on AGLGN’s proposed revisions to its Access Arrangement in relation to the natural gas distribution system in NSW, including a list of amendments the Tribunal requires before it will approve the revised arrangement.
S9-4Over the next two years the New South Wales Government plans to fully open to competition the retail market for electricity supply.