National Energy Retail Rules - Tasmania


You may need to comply with these rules to supply or distribute energy (electricity and natural gas).

The National Energy Retail Rules (NERR) cover topics that include:

  • customer retail contracts and customer hardship
  • relationships between distributions and customers
  • relationships between distributors and retailers-rail support obligations
  • de-energisation (or disconnection) of premises-small customers
  • life support equipment
  • prepayment meter systems
  • exempt selling regime
  • retail market performance reports
  • customer retail contracts-electricity consumption benchmarks
  • model terms and conditions for standard retail contracts
  • model terms and conditions for deemed standard connection contracts.

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

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Comply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader National Energy Retail Rules (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

National Energy Retail Law (Tasmania) Act 2012 Tasmania

Administering agency

Australian Energy Market Commission

Contact details

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