Codes and Legislation

Codes

Electricity

The Electricity Industry Act 2004, provides for the development of a range of Codes. Licensees are required to comply with performance and reporting obligations in these Codes.

Click here to go to Electricity Licencing Codes on the Economic Regulation Authority's website.

Gas

The Energy Coordination Act 1994, provides for the making and amendment of the Gas Marketing Code of Conduct by the Economic Regulation Authority. Licensees and marketers are required to comply with the performance obligations in this Code.

Click here to go to Gas Licencing Codes on the Economic Regulation Authority's website.

Water

Click here to go to Water Licensing Codes on the Economic Regulation Authoritys website.

Legislation

Legislation relevant to members of Energy and Water Ombudsman Western Australia is listed under the headings below. For copies of legislation, go to the State Law Publisher website at www.slp.wa.gov.au.

Click on the bars below to open a drop down a list of relevant links (click on the bar again to close the list):

Gas
  • Energy Coordination Act 1994
  • National Gas Access (WA) Act 2009
  • Energy Coordination Regulations 2004
  • Energy Coordination (Customer Contracts) Regulations 2004
  • Energy Coordination (Last Resort Supply) Regulations 2005
  • Energy Coordination (Licensing Fees) Regulations 2005
  • Energy Coordination (Retail Market Schemes)Regulations 2004
  • The National Gas Access (WA)(Part 3) Regulations 2009
  • The National Gas Access (WA)(Local Provisions) Regulations 2009
  • The National Gas Rule
Electricity
  • Electricity Industry Act 2004
  • Electricity Industry (Code of Conduct) Regulations 2005
  • Electricity Industry (Customer Contracts) Regulations 2005
  • Electricity Industry (Licence Conditions) Regulations 2005
  • Electricity Industry (Access Code Enforcement) Regulations 2005
  • Electricity Industry (Licensing Fees) Regulations 2005
  • Electricity Industry (Obligation To Connect) Regulations 2005
  • Electricity Industry (Wholesale Electricity Market) Regulations 2004
  • Electricity Industry (Network Quality and Reliability of Supply) Code 2005
  • Code of Conduct (For the Supply of Electricity to Small Use Customers)
  • Electricity Industry Customer Transfer Code 2004
  • Electricity Networks Access Code 2004
  • Electricity Industry Metering Code 2005
Water
  • Water Services Act 2012
  • Water Services (Ombudsman Scheme) Regulations 2012