We regulate access to support competition by enabling third parties to access essential infrastructure that cannot be economically duplicated, including below-rail (track) infrastructure.
Water is an essential resource which requires careful management and regulation.
We are the economic regulator of water and wastewater services for Queensland.
Along with setting regulated electricity prices for regional Queensland customers, we monitor the retail electricity market in south east Queensland, set the solar feed-in tariff for regional Queensland, and enforce the Electricity Distribution Network Code.
Queensland’s 20 ports are crucial to the state's export-driven economy. Coal makes up the bulk of the exports by volume and accounts for nearly half of the total value of Queensland’s exports.
Electricity: Supporting efficient outcomes in energy for the long term interests of Queenslanders
Rail: Promoting efficient use of, and fair access to, key rail infrastructure in Queensland
Ports Regulation: Delivering efficient access to Queensland’s key export infrastructure
Water: Advocating fair water prices that encourage efficient water use in Queensland
The QCA has released its Final Determination of Regulated Retail Electricity Prices for 2014-15.
We have released a final decision letter to approve $226.4 million in capital expenditure claimed by Aurizon Network for 2012-13.
The Minister for Energy and Water Supply has approved a revised version of the Electricity Industry Code.
The Queensland Competition Authority released today its final report into a mandatory solar feed-in tariff for customers in regional Queensland.
We have released a Position Paper on Aurizon Network’s 2013 SUFA DAAU. Submissions on this paper are due by 27 June 2014.
Comments on Queensland Rail’s Extension DAAU are due 30 May 2014.