Omnibus Legislative Amendments - Consultation

This consultation package is being publicly released on draft legislative amendments which implement ongoing energy market reform policy initiatives and make minor changes to address identified ambiguity.

Amending the Australian Energy Regulator Wholesale Market Monitoring and Reporting Framework – consultation paper

Stakeholder feedback is sought on options to reform the Australian Energy Regulator’s wholesale market monitoring powers. It is anticipated reforms will assist policy makers in managing the market, facilitate participants developing an open, competitive market and help end users by providing more stable and predictable energy pricing and the associated economic benefits.

National Energy Transformation Partnership

On 12 August 2022, Energy Ministers agreed to establish a new National Energy Transformation Partnership. The partnership is a framework for national alignment and cooperative action by governments to support the smooth transformation of Australia’s energy sector.