Electricity Networks Access Code 2004 - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to access electricity transmission and distribution networks as a third party.

This code establishes a framework for third party access to electricity transmission and distribution networks with the objective of promoting the economically efficient investment in, and operation and use of, networks and services of networks in Western Australia in order to promote competition in markets upstream and downstream of the networks.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Economic Regulation Authority

Act(s) name

Electricity Transmission and Distribution Systems (Access) Act 1994 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Electricity Distribution Regulations 1997 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Economic Regulation Authority

Operating address:
Level 4, Albert Facey House
469 Wellington Street
Western Australia 6000
Mailing address:
PO Box 8469
Perth BC,Western Australia,


08 65577900


08 65577999


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