Energy Policy WA

We provide policy advice to government to facilitate the delivery of secure, reliable, sustainable and affordable energy services to Western Australians.
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News story:
The Energy Transformation Taskforce has released an information paper on the Whole of System Plan modelling methodology and assumptions.
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News story:
The Minister for Energy invites written submissions on the proposed amendment to the Access Code to extend the coverage commencement date for Horizon Power's network in the North West Interconnected System. Submissions must be provided by 5:00pm (WST) on 11 December 2019.
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News story:
Energy Transformation Taskforce publishes information papers on the new design of the Wholesale Electricity Market in the South West Interconnected System.

What we do

Energy Policy WA was established on 5 September 2019 as a standalone sub-department of the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety.

Energy Policy WA is responsible for the delivery of energy policy advice to the Minister for Energy to assist government in making well-informed decisions that contribute to the supply of secure, reliable, sustainable and affordable energy services to Western Australian households and businesses.

Energy Policy WA is also responsible for supporting the delivery of government's Energy Transformation Strategy by the Energy Transformation Taskforce, and the statutory functions of the Coordinator of Energy, as set out in the Energy Coordination Act 1994, including the management of fuel, gas and electricity supply disruptions.


Energy Policy WA
(08) 6551 4600
Page reviewed 17 January 2020