Licence to Trade Gas in Western Australia - Western Australia

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to sell to small use customers gas which is transported through a gas distribution system. A small use customer is a customer uses less than 1 terajoule of gas per year. A gas distribution system is a system of pipelines, mains and gas service pipes designed to transport gas to customers.

Your licence will specify the supply area or supply areas in which you are authorised to sell gas. A list of supply areas is available on the Agency's website.

You will not need a licence if you intend to supply customers who use more than 1 terajoule of gas per year.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must:

  • have the financial and technical resources to undertake your intended activities
  • provide details of the activities you intend to undertake in the gas industry
  • provide details of the methods or standards you intend to apply to the sale of gas
  • detail the methods or principles you propose to apply in determining prices or charges
  • ensure your intended activities are not contrary to the public interest.

Duration

Up to ten years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Further fee information is on the attached form.

Apply Licence All $3105.00

Fees for 2021-22

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Licence Application Guidelines - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Energy Coordination Act 1994 Western Australia

Administering agency

Economic Regulation Authority

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:

Enquiries Officer

Economic Regulation Authority

Western Australia
Operating address: Albert Facey House
Level 4
469 Wellington Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: PO BOX 8469
Perth BC, Western Australia 6849
Phone: 08 6557 7900
Fax: 08 6557 7999
Email: records@erawa.com.au
Website: Economic Regulation Authority (Opens in new window)