Retail Gas Markets
AEMO facilitates gas retail markets in New South Wales & the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Victoria, and provides a similar service to Western Australia under contract.
Information published by AEMO for each jurisdiction includes: Procedures made under the National Gas Rules (NGR), technical protocols, guidelines, Gas Retail Consultative Forum (GRCF) information and retail development projects relevant to the gas retail markets.
AEMO provides retail market services to gas industry participants. AEMO delivers the infrastructure that provides over 3.5 million gas consumers with the ability to contract for the supply of gas with any licensed retailer of their choice, and facilitates the interactions between industry participants required to support efficient operation of the markets.
There are four primary gas retail market services that AEMO administers. They are:
- Delivery Point Management - managing the customer transfer for gas delivery points and the associated market data between retailers, and between retailers and distribution businesses;
- Balancing, Allocation and Reconciliation Management - managing the daily allocation of gas usage to retailers to enable settlement of gas supply contracts, transmission and distribution use of system contracts;
- Procedure Change Management - managing further development and improvement of the Procedures governing the operation of the retail gas markets under the auspices of the NGL and NGR; and
- Operating the central IT systems that facilitate retail market services.
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Industry Information Participants Only
There is a set of discrete technical protocols that are of a systematic nature that operate within each jurisdiction (NSW & ACT, QLD, SA and VIC). These protocols govern the manner and form in which information is to be exchanged between AEMO and Participants. AEMO and Participants must comply with these technical protocols.
These areas of the AEMO website also contain information on key industry contacts, industry consultative forums, other industry forums and templates relating to the Retail Market.
There is a set of discrete Retail Market Procedures that operate within each jurisdiction (NSW & ACT, QLD, SA and VIC) that provide the detail of the obligations of industry and Registered Participants.
There are also a number of reference documents under the Retail Market Procedures and additional documents that have been prepared as guides for each jurisdiction.
aseXML is a standard developed by the Australian energy industry to facilitate the exchange of information between participants within the industry using XML.
Gas FRC Hub
This document contains information for participants in Australian Energy Markets to connect to, and use, the FRC Hub infrastructure put in place to accommodate the VicGas and SAWA Gas markets.
Legislation in Western Australia allows for the operation of a State-based gas retail market. This scheme includes a legal relationship between the members of the scheme (including gas retailers and gas distribution network operators), an independent entity to manage the scheme and a set of rules covering the requirements and processes for practical Full Retail Competition (FRC).