Application for Reclassification of Pipelines - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this reclassification if you provide gas pipeline services and intend to reclassify a gas:

  • transmission pipeline as a distribution pipeline
  • distribution pipeline as a transmission pipeline.

Applications will be considered publicly, with a draft recommendation being presented and them public comment taken into account. The final decision will reflect all of these elements.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this application you must:

  • identify the pipeline your application applies to
  • specify the nature of your reclassification
  • demonstrate that the reclassification is compliant with the Agency criterion
  • provide any further information or materials your application relies on.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.



Application for Reclassification of Pipelines - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

National Competition Council

Act(s) name

National Gas (Victoria) Act 2008 (Victoria)

Contact details

National Competition Council

Operating address:
The Tower
Level 35
360 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
Melbourne, Victoria 3001


1800 099 470


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