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Electricity Industry (Metering) Code 2012 - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you are the holder of an electricity licence, or an integrated regional licence.

This code sets out the rights, obligations and responsibilities of code participants associated with the measurement of electricity and the provision of metering services, the rules for the provision of metering installations at connection points, and the rules for the reporting of metering data. This code outlines provisions relating to:

  • provision, ownership, installation and maintenance of meters and metering equipment
  • accuracy and specification of metering installations
  • revenue metering installations and check metering installations
  • the metering database
  • provision of and charges for metering services provided by the network operator
  • collection, processing and provision of energy data and standing data
  • security of, ownership and rights of access to energy data and standing data
  • documents under this code
  • dispute resolution process.

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 Important
Comply All Electricity Industry (Metering) Code 2012 (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Electricity Industry Act 2004 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Electricity Industry (Licence Conditions) Regulations 2005 Western Australia

Administering agency

Economic Regulation Authority

Contact details

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