Related pricing information

This page provides information on our regulators, your retailers and the cost of electricity.

Electricity Regulators

Energex is a participant in the National Electricity Market. We must operate and maintain our network in accordance with the National Electricity Rules and meet jurisdictional requirements. The rules and requirements which we must follow are developed by regulators.

To find out more about our regulators please refer to the table below.

RegulatorRole
Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy CouncilHigh level National Electricity Market policy direction
Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC)Rule maker and energy market development
Australian Energy Regulator (AER)Economic regulation and enforcement of the rules
Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO)Operation of the power system and the National Electricity Market
Queensland Competition Authority (QCA)Set Regulated Retail Electricity Prices and enforces the Electricity Distribution Network Code.

Electricity Retailers

Energex is an electricity distributor and does not sell electricity directly to customers. A full listing of all electricity retailers currently trading in Queensland can be obtained viewed on the Energy Made Easy website.

Choosing your Electricity Retailer

For more information on how to choose the right electricity retailer for you, visit our Choosing your electricity retailer page.

Comparing Energy Offers

To compare different energy offers from participating retailers visit the Energy Made Easy website.

Regulated Electricity Prices

From 1 July 2016, retail electricity prices in South East Queensland are no longer regulated by the QCA. Notified prices will not be available to customers in this region.