You will require this registration if you are the owner of any of the following utilities network facilities located in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT):
- An electricity transmission network;
- An electricity network (for the distribution of electricity);
- A gas transmission network;
- A gas distribution network;
- A sewerage network;
- A water network;
- A telecommunications network for communication between members of the public; or
- Any other network prescribed by regulation.
The amount of tax to be paid is determined by the linear route length of the network at a rate set by the Agency each year. Please use the contact details below to find out more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult with the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
You do not need to pay any fees.
Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.
Independent Competition and Regulatory Commission
Utilities (Network Facilities Tax) Act 2006 (Australian Capital Territory)
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