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
Comments on DBCT Management’s NECAP project to replace SR1 are due 26 November 2014
A draft decision on Aurizon Network’s proposed 2013 Standard User Funding Agreement arrangements has been released today.
Comments on our draft decision on Queensland Rail’s June 2013 DAU are due 23 December 2014.
We have released an Interim Consultation Paper to commence our review of regulated retail electricity prices to apply in regional Queensland for 2015-16.