We protect the ongoing interests of consumers and businesses operating in the Territory through our regulatory decisions and advice to the ACT Government.

23 Mar 2021

Consumer fact sheet

We have released a consumer fact sheet about a new industry code that will place obligations on electricity retailers to help customers compare electricity plans and find the best deals for them.

10 Mar 2021

ACT Retail Electricity (Transparency and Comparability) Code

We are developing a new industry code that places obligations on electricity retailers to help customers compare electricity price offers and find the best deal for their circumstances.

26 Feb 2021

Review of the Retail Electricity Form of Price Control

On Friday 26 February 2021, the Commission released a draft report for its review of the form of price control used to regulate retail electricity prices. The draft report outlines the Commission’s draft positions and proposed implementation timing.

9 Feb 2021

Utility Licence Update

On Tuesday 9 February 2021, the Commission released its final decision updating utility licences. The final report explains the licence changes, which take effect from 1 March 2021.

Recycled Water Pricing Advice

On 26 February 2021, the Treasurer asked us to develop advice for the ACT Treasury on Icon Water’s pricing of recycled water services to high-intensity club users to ensure that prices reflect costs.

ACT Retail Electricity (Transparency and Comparability) Code

We are developing a new industry code that places obligations on electricity retailers to help customers compare electricity price offers and find the best deal for their circumstances.

WACC Methodology Review

The Commission is reviewing how it calculates the weighted average cost of capital (WACC). The purpose of the Review is to ensure that Icon Water receives an appropriate return on its prudent and efficient investments in infrastructure used for delivering services

Review of the Electricity Form of Price Control

The Commission is reviewing the form of price control it uses to regulate retail electricity prices. The review will ensure that the form of price control remains effective and appropriate, recognising changes occurring in electricity markets.