How should you respond to an AER investigation?

Competition and Market Regulation Update


The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) has broad powers to investigate suspected breaches of the National Electricity Rules (NER) including to issue section 28 notices to produce documents and information and to obtain search and seizure warrants. These powers may be used by the AER in investigating conduct such as false or misleading rebidding.

This update focuses on section 28 notices and includes a flowchart outlining key steps in this process and a list of key do’s and don’ts in preparing a response.

Read the update