Electricity Distribution Code - South Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to provide electricity distribution services. Electrical distribution is the use of electricity infrastructure to distribute electricity.

The code outlines obligations and processes for electricity distribution entities in relation to the provision of distribution services, which include:

  • service standards
  • connection of embedded generation units.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Electricity Distribution Code (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Essential Services Commission of South Australia

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Essential Services Commission of South Australia

South Australia
Operating address: Level 1
151 Pirie Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2605
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Toll Free: 1800 633 592 Mobile phones and SA only
Phone: 08 8463 4444
Email: escosa@escosa.sa.gov.au
Website: Essential Services Commission of South Australia (Opens in new window)

Supporting information