Our compliance team is made up of investigators and our General Manager of Legal and Compliance.

You can talk to an investigator

We are here to help you understand what you need to do to comply with electricity sector legislation.

Investigators can answer specific queries, overview generic compliance issues and support you to keep your compliance policies and processes up to date.

Investigators can get in touch with if you email our compliance team with ‘Talk to an investigator’ in the subject line.

Email: compliance@ea.govt.nz

Compliance Committee

A Compliance Committee made up of three Authority Board members carries out most of our compliance functions. The Compliance Committee:

  • makes decisions on alleged breaches of the Act, regulations and Code
  • determines appropriate enforcement responses
  • approves settlement
  • makes recommendations to the Authority Board regarding laying formal complaints with the Rulings Panel and instigating prosecutions.