Draft report: Retail electricity price investigation 2020 - 24


Document NameTypeSizePublished date
Report 2 of 2020: Draft Report – Electricity Price Investigation 2020-24 PDF1.8 MB4 Feb 2020
Report 3 of 2020: Proposed Price Direction – Standing offer prices for the supply of electricity to small customers from 1 July PDF568.2 KB4 Feb 2020
Media Release – Draft Report – Electricity Price Investigation 2020-24 PDF261.6 KB4 Feb 2020
Frontier Economics' report on contracting heuristic PDF750.5 KB4 Feb 2020
YourSay Survey results PDF400.0 KB4 Feb 2020

Draft report: Retail electricity price investigation 2020 - 24

On 4 February 2020, the Commission released a draft report and proposed price direction for standing offer prices for the supply of electricity to small customers on ActewAGL’s regulated tariffs from 1 July 2020. The draft report also sets out the Commission’s draft recommendations to improve the transparency and comparability in the ACT retail electricity market.

A copy of the draft report, the proposed price direction and media release are available below.

As part of the investigation the Commission engaged Frontier Economics to provide advice on setting the contracting position which is used in the calculation of wholesale electricity purchase costs. A copy of Frontier Economics’ report is available below.

The Commission surveyed ACT electricity consumers as part of its investigation into the comparability and transparency of electricity offers. The survey results are available below.

Written submissions on the draft report are invited. A submission coversheet is available here. The closing date for written submissions on the draft report is Friday, 20 March 2020.