This Discussion Paper outlines IPART’s proposed approach to setting prices for wholesale water and sewerage services for Sydney Water and Hunter Water.
In this review IPART will review the price structures for the water and sewerage services provided by Sydney Water, Hunter Water, Gosford City Council and Wyong Shire Council
In making price determinations, the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of NSW (IPART) has usually examined the indicative credit rating of the utility using various cash flow measures.
This discussion paper investigates alternatives for the incorporation of company tax in price determinations.
This paper provides our stakeholders an opportunity to engage with us on proposed modifications to the financeability test.
This discussion paper reviews customer engagement approaches used by regulators and regulated businesses drawn from previous research undertaken by CEPA and IPART workshops with stakeholders.
Since the disaggregation of the NSW electricity industry into generation, transmission, distribution and retail supply, IPART has regulated the non-contestable parts of the electricity retail market.
This Discussion Paper puts forward proposed improvements to our framework to encourage innovation among the water businesses.
This paper reviews issues associated with price control, considers the alternative approaches available and provides some preliminary conclusions to assist stakeholders and promote discussion.