National Energy Retail Law (NSW) No 37a of 2012

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
20 May 2021 20 May 2021 2021 No 9 (SA)
15 April 2021 15 April 2021 2021 No 3 (SA)
29 January 2021 29 January 2021 2020 No 37 (SA)
29 May 2020 29 May 2020 2020 (SI 228)
20 September 2018 20 September 2018 2018 No 12 (SA)
01 July 2017 01 July 2017 2017 (SI 290)
02 November 2015 02 November 2015 2015 No 36
01 July 2014 01 July 2014 2014 (SI 400)
03 January 2014 03 January 2014 2013 No 111
28 November 2013 28 November 2013 2013 No 69
01 July 2013 01 July 2013 2013 (SI 168)

National Energy Retail Law (NSW)

(applied and modified as a law of New South Wales by the National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Act 2012 No 37)

Date of commencement, 1.7.2013, sec 2 (1) and 2013 (164) LW 26.4.2013.

Statutes Amendment (National Energy Laws) (Stand-Alone Power Systems) Act 2021 of South Australia

Assented to 11.03.2021.

Date of commencement, 20.5.2021, sec 2 and South Australian Government Gazette 20.5.2021 p 1398.

Statutes Amendment (National Energy Laws) (Omnibus) Act 2021 of South Australia

Assented to 11.02.2021.

Date of commencement, 15.4.2021, sec 2 and South Australian Government Gazette 15.4.2021 p 1169.

Statutes Amendment (National Energy Laws) (Penalties and Enforcement) Act 2020 of South Australia

Assented to 22.10.2020.

Date of commencement, 29.1.2021, sec 2 and South Australian Government Gazette 27.1.2021 p 163.

National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Amendment (De-energisation and Re-energisation Charges) Regulation 2020 (SI 228)

notfd 29.05.2020.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Statutes Amendment (National Energy Laws) (Rules) Act 2018 of South Australia

Assented to 09.08.2018.

Date of commencement, 20.9.2018, sec 2 and South Australian Government Gazette 20.9.2018 p 3500.

National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Amendment (Deregulation) Regulation 2017 (SI 290)

notfd 23.06.2017.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2017, cl 2.

Sch 1 [1] to the extent that it omitted Sch 1 [22] to the National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Act 2012 was without effect as the item was omitted by the National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Amendment (Retail Price Deregulation) Regulation 2014..

Energy Legislation Amendment (Retail Electricity and Gas Pricing) Act 2015 No 36

Assented to 02.11.2015.

Date of commencement of Sch 1, assent, sec 2 (1).

National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Amendment (Retail Price Deregulation) Regulation 2014 (SI 400)

notfd 27.06.2014.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2014, cl 2.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2013 No 111

Assented to 03.12.2013.

Date of commencement of Sch 3.16, 3.1.2014, sec 2 (1).

Statutes Amendment (Smart Meters) Act 2013 of South Australia

Assented to 21.11.2013.

Date of commencement of Part 3, 28.11.2013, sec 2 (1) and South Australian Government Gazette 28.11.2013 p 4383.

National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Regulation 2013 (SI 168)

notfd 26.04.2013.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2013, cl 2.

Amending legislation

National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Amendment (Carbon Tax) Regulation 2014 (SI 408)

notfd 27.06.2014.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2014, cl 2.

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Sec 2

Am 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1]; 2018 No 12, sec 12; 2020 No 37, sec 34; 2021 No 3, sec 25.

Sec 4

Am 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 4A

Ins 2020 No 37, sec 35.

Sec 7A

Ins 2020 No 37, sec 36.

Sec 8A

Ins 2018 No 12, sec 13.

Sec 9

Subst 2021 No 3, sec 26.

Sec 10

Am 2021 No 3, sec 27.

Sec 20

Am 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 22

Am 2013 No 69, sec 7.

Part 2, Div 4A

Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 37AA

Ins 2014 (400), Sch 1 [1]. Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 37A

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [2]. Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 37B

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [3]. Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 37C

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [3] [4]; 2015 No 36, Sch 1. Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 37D

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [3]. Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Part 2, Div 4B

Ins 2013 (168), cl 9. Rep 2013 (168), cl 9 (subst 2014 (408), cl 3).

Sec 37E

Ins 2013 (168), cl 9. Am 2013 No 111, Sch 3.16. Rep 2013 (168), cl 9 (subst 2014 (408), cl 3).

Sec 54

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [5]; 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 55

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [6]; 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 63A

Rep 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 79

Am 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 107

Am 2020 No 37, sec 37.

Sec 112A

Rep 2014 (400), Sch 1 [7].

Sec 145

Am 2014 (400), Sch 1 [8]; 2017 (290), Sch 1 [1].

Sec 158

Am 2020 No 37, sec 38.

Sec 206

Am 2020 No 37, sec 39.

Sec 210A

Ins 2018 No 12, sec 14.

Sec 214

Am 2021 No 3, sec 28.

Sec 218

Am 2020 No 37, sec 40.

Sec 230

Am 2021 No 3, sec 29.

Part 9A

Ins 2014 (400), Sch 1 [9].

Sec 234A

Ins 2014 (400), Sch 1 [9]. Am 2017 (290), Sch 1 [2]–[7].

Sec 234B

Ins 2014 (400), Sch 1 [9]. Am 2017 (290), Sch 1 [8] [9].

Secs 234C, 234D

Ins 2014 (400), Sch 1 [9].

Sec 235

Am 2021 No 3, sec 30.

Sec 237

Am 2013 No 69, sec 8; 2021 No 9, sec 10.

Part 10, Div 3, heading

Am 2018 No 12, sec 15.

Part 10, Div 3, Subdiv 1, heading

Ins 2018 No 12, sec 16.

Sec 238A

Ins 2013 No 69, sec 9.

Sec 238AB

Ins 2021 No 9, sec 11.

Part 10, Div 3, Subdiv 2 (sec 238B)

Ins 2018 No 12, sec 17.

Sec 239

Am 2018 No 12, sec 18.

Sec 252

Am 2018 No 12, sec 19.

Sec 291

Am 2020 No 37, sec 41.

Sec 292

Am 2020 No 37, sec 42.

Sec 294

Am 2020 No 37, sec 43.

Secs 300A, 300B

Ins 2020 No 37, sec 44.

Sec 305

Am 2020 No 37, sec 45.

Sec 318A

Ins 2020 (228), Sch 1.

Sec 320

Am 2021 No 3, sec 31.

Secs 321, 322

Ins 2020 No 37, sec 46.

Sch 1

Ins 2018 No 12, sec 20. Am 2021 No 3, sec 32; 2021 No 9, sec 12.

National Energy Retail Law (Adoption) Bill 2012

More information on the passage of this Bill through Parliament, including links to the second reading speech and Legislation Review Committee report, is available via the Bills tab on the Parliament website.

Government Bill
Introduced LA: 23 May 2012 PDF icon Bill (and Explanatory note)

Passed LA: 30 May 2012
Introduced LC for concurrence: 30 May 2012
Passed by both Houses: 13 June 2012 PDF icon PBBH

Assent date: 21 June 2012 PDF icon 2012 No 37a

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