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 our more public role, in setting regulated electricity prices, we set the solar feed-in tariff for regional customers 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
Monday 14 March 2016 is the new deadline for further submissions. A redacted version of our Draft Decision reference tariff model is available upon request to interested parties.
We have published a staff ‘Request for comment’ paper. Further submissions are due by Friday, 5 February 2016.
Submissions – Queensland Rail’s 2015 DAU
Further submissions are due by Friday, 5 February 2016.
Friday 29 April 2016 is the new deadline for submissions on our position paper on Aurizon Network's draft Northern Bowen Basin system rules.
QCA invites submissions from interested parties on its Draft Fee Framework