23 Aug 2019

Consumer Protection Code review: Draft decision and draft Code released

On Friday 23 August 2019, the Commission released its draft decision on the Consumer Protection Code review, together with a draft Code. A public forum on the draft decision and draft Code will be held on Wednesday, 11 September. The closing date for submissions is Friday, 25 October 2019.

8 Aug 2019

Release of Final Report: Investigation into motor vehicle petrol prices in the ACT

On 30 July 2019 the Treasurer presented the Commission’s Final Report on the investigation to the ACT Legislative Assembly.

20 Jun 2019

Capital Contribution Code - 2019 Precinct Map update

The Commission has approved an update to the Precinct Map effective 1 July 2019. Under the Code, no further additions can be made to the Precinct Map until 1 July 2020.

14 Jun 2019

Commission determines regulated water and sewerage services prices for 2019-20

On 14 June 2019, the Commission announced the maximum prices that Icon Water can charge for its regulated water and sewerage services from 1 July 2019. Click here to view the copy of the Commission’s report and media release.

Container Deposit Scheme

On 4 April 2018 the Commission received a reference from the ACT Government to monitor and report on the impact on ACT beverage prices and competition in the ACT beverage industry of the introduction of the ACT Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) from 30 June 2018.

Petrol Price Inquiry

On 30 July 2019 the Treasurer presented the Commission’s Final Report on the investigation to the ACT Legislative Assembly.

Consumer Protection Code Review

The Commission has commenced a review of the Consumer Protection Code, an industry code that is applicable to energy and water utilities in the ACT.

Retail Electricity Prices 2020-24

On 28 May 2019, the Commission received a terms of reference from the Treasurer to determine a price direction for standing offer prices for the supply of electricity to small customers who consume less than 100 MWh of electricity over any period of 12 consecutive months.

The price direction will be for the period 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2024.