We’re inviting our customers and stakeholders to have a say on our draft 2024-2028 Gas Access Arrangement Review plan (PDF, 2.5 MB).
Every five years we submit a proposal to the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) outlining:
The draft plan for 2024 – 2028 covers:
Understanding our customers’ needs and preferences and knowing what’s important to them allows us to focus on things that matter and make sure our plan provides long-term benefits.
We conducted several research and engagement activities to form the basis of our plan, including:
For more information, see pages 53 – 66 of the draft plan.
By working with and keeping our customers front of mind, we’re delivering a plan that reflects what customers want and need from the gas network and laying the groundwork for a smooth transition to net zero emissions energy.
For more information on the Gas Access Arrangement Review, see Gas Distribution Charges.
Share your feedback before 31 March 2022, by emailing 2024-28GAAR@ausnetservices.com.au.
We’ll be submitting our plan for the upcoming regulatory period (1 July 2023 - 31 June 2028) to AER in July 2022 for review.
This high-level timeline shows the steps we’re taking to deliver our proposal.
|2021||Initial engagement period: We undertook extensive engagement throughout 2021 to understand our customers and stakeholders’ needs and develop a fit-for-purpose draft plan|
|17 January 2022||Publish draft plan for consultation|
|January to May 2022||Engaging on draft plan|
|1 July 2022||Submit final draft plan to Regulator|
|August 2022||Submissions on final draft plan to Regulator|
|November 2022||Draft decision from Regulator|
|January 2023||Submit revised plan to Regulator|
|April 2023||Final decision from Regulator|