Renewed effort to improve compliance outcomes
Our compliance team is renewing its effort to improve compliance outcomes.
The compliance team intends to widen the scope of cases that could be formally investigated and whether those cases should result in a recommendation to the Board to lay a formal complaint with the Rulings Panel.
Historically, the Electricity Authority has referred only the most serious cases of alleged breaches of the Code to the Rulings Panel. Our compliance team will now consider where compliance outcomes could be improved as per our compliance strategy.
This change could see a wider range of cases referred to the Rulings Panel.
Consultation on a draft determination of causer for under-frequency event
We are seeking your feedback on the draft determination of causer for an under-frequency event (UFE) on 24 January 2023. The normal frequency band in New Zeala…
Decision to clarify responsibility for retailer obligations
We've amended two clauses in the Electricity Industry Participation Code to clarify retailers’ obligations and enable a multiple trading relationship trial. We…
New dispensation scheme for Part 6A of the Code
The Electricity Authority has amended the Electricity Industry Participation Code 2010 (Code) to introduce a new dispensation scheme for specified persons who …