National Electricity Law And National Gas Law Amendment Package – Creating a binding rate of return instrument.

Publication date: Friday, 02nd March 2018.


The COAG Energy Council has agreed to make a number of changes to the National Electricity Law (NEL) and the National Gas Law (NGL) relating to the calculation of the rate of return on capital and the value of imputation credits used in economic regulatory decisions. 

The Senior Committee of Officials is seeking feedback on the draft legislation, particularly regarding implementation issues.


Stakeholders are invited to provide written submissions on the draft legislation and the drafting instructions for the consequential rule change by close of business on Friday 13 April 2018.