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
On 21 May 2015, we approved $326.7 million in capital expenditure claimed by Aurizon Network.
We have released our Draft Decision on DBCT Management's Differential Pricing DAAU.
The QCA announced today that its chairman, Malcolm Roberts, will be leaving the authority on 5th June.
Comments on Queensland Rail’s 2015 DAU are due by 5 June 2015.
We have received two submissions on Queensland Rail’s Extension DAAU.
We have released a further consultation paper on 2015-16 regulated retail electricity prices.