Improving access to the Western Power network

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The Minister for Energy invites public comment on a package of changes to the Electricity Networks Access Code 2004 (the Access Code) and associated subsidiary documents.
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Changes to the framework governing connection and access to the Western Power network are proposed to support the delivery of the Energy Transformation Strategy. The amendments include changes relating to the implementation of constrained network access in the South West Interconnected System, and bringing forward the recovery of Western Power’s deferred revenue from its second Access Arrangement.

You can find more information on our webpage: Taskforce Publications in the section Improving Access to the Western Power Network and you can register to attend the virtual industry forum below. 

Register to attend a virtual industry forum

The Energy Transformation Taskforce welcomes you to attend a virtual industry forum to learn more about the proposed changes to the Access Code. Project Leads from the Energy Transformation Implementation Unit will outline the proposed changes and there will be an opportunity for you to ask questions.

Date: Thursday 13 May 2021
Time: 1.00pm to 2.30pm AWST
Format: Microsoft Teams Live event

Register: here

Please note, that following your registration you will receive the attendee link by email.

Make a submission

Public comment on the proposed Access Code changes are invited and can be submitted in any of the following ways:

Consultation on these proposed Access Code changes close 5.00pm (AWST), Friday 28 May 2021.

Page reviewed 5 May 2021