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Managing Market Information
AEMO publishes a variety of information and documents on this website, including information required to be published by the Market Rules.
Since the commencement of energy trading in the Wholesale Electricity Market (WEM), this website has been continually revised to improve the provision of relevant information to Market Participants and to the public.
If you are seeking information that does not appear in this section of the website, or the Market Data Site, please contact the AEMO at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will endeavour to assist you to source your required information.
Market Information Confidentiality
In general, a Rule Participant must not provide information or documents of a given confidentiality status to any person who is not a member of a class able to receive that document.
There are 6 confidentiality classes, into which all documents and information relating to the operation of the WEM and the Market Rules must be classified:
2. Rule Participant Market Restricted
3. Rule Participant Dispatch Restricted
4. System Management Confidential
5. IMO and AEMO Confidential
6. Rule Participant Network Restricted
AEMO has prepared a list of market documents and the confidentiality status of each as at 1 July 2012.
Confidentiality Status Publication [729kB]
This document is published pursuant to clauses 10.5.1(a)(ii) and 10.2.1 of the Market Rules.
Application for Additional Information
Should any person require information or documents relating to the WEM which is unavailable on this website or through the WEM system (WEMS), they can apply to the AEMO under clause 10.4.1 of the Market Rules for the release of that information. It should be noted, however, that the AEMO can only release information or documents subject to the person being a member of the class of persons able to view the information based on its confidentiality status.
Under clause 10.4.1 of the Market Rules, the AEMO may recover any costs associated with an application for the release of information where these costs are not otherwise included in the AEMO's budget, including costs related to the:
- collation and transmission of information or documents, and
- preparation of documents not otherwise required by the Market Rules, applicable law or regulation.
The AEMO will provide a quote with respect to each application. Each quote will be provided on the basis of the time estimated for the completion of the request and any external resources required.
Requests should be submitted to:
PO Box 7096
Cloisters Square, Perth, WA 6850
Phone: (08) 9254 4300
Fax: (08) 9254 4399