This section contains all current and closed Commission regulatory projects. This includes determinations, reports, inquiries, studies and disclosures relating to telecommunications, electricity lines, gas pipelines, airports and dairy.
See our four major regulatory projects and the key consultation points for 2019 here.
The Transpower capital expenditure IM (capex IM) was set in January 2012 and has two major functions. These are to provide for the scrutiny of Transpower's proposed and actual investment, and to incentivise Transpower to deliver those investments effectively.
Input methodologies for fibre are the rules, requirements and processes that we are required to develop under part 6 of the Telecommunications Act. We are currently developing these fibre input methodologies.
Under amendments to the Telecommunications Act 2001, the Commission is required to develop a copper withdrawal code that sets the minimum consumer protection requirements that will need to be met before Chorus can stop providing copper services.
The purpose of a Commission 111 contact code is to protect vulnerable consumers by ensuring they have reasonable access to an appropriate means of contacting the 111 emergency service in the event of a power failure.
We are currently in the process of setting the default price-quality path that will apply to electricity distributors from 1 April 2020. We expect to reach our final decision as part of this process by 28 November 2019.