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Annual Report 2018-2019 Essential Services Commission of South Australia



Annual Report 2018-2019 Essential Services Commission of South Australia

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ESCOSA Annual Report 201819 29 Appendix 1: Performance against Performance Plan 2018-19 The Commissions performance against its approved Performance Plan 2018-19 is summarised as follows, showing status of projects and ongoing work at 30 June 2019. There were 94 projects listed in the Commissions Performance Plan 2018-19, together with nine additional projects. Of these 103 deliverables, 98 were achieved (or substantially progressed) in the financial year, with five reprioritised for 2019-20. A summary of 2018-19 performance against the major projects or initiatives in the Commissions Performance Plan 2018-19 is presented in the Table 12 below. Table 12: Performance Plan 2018-19 Summary of Initiatives and achievement Industry Key initiative Status Priority 1: We will establish consumer protection frameworks to promote the delivery of service levels valued by consumers at an efficient cost SA Water Regulatory Determination 2020 - Framework and approach and guidance papers Complete Discovery Project Water Retailers (Identify water retailers not currently licenced or exempted to ensure appropriate authorisation to retail) Reprioritised to 2019-20 Commence a review of the Gas Distribution Code and reporting guideline for Australian Gas Networks, to apply from 1 July 2021 Complete Finalise review of Electricity Transmission Code Complete Review Electricity Metering Code In progress Review Gas Metering Code In progress Review Energy Prepayment Meter System Code In progress Review of Energy Guideline No. 5 No early termination fee market contracts Complete Develop and publish Energy Offer Comparison Report 2017 on energy retail offer prices Complete Finalise development of service standard framework for SA Power Networks to apply from 1 July 2020 Complete Develop framework and approach for 5-year review of Tarcoola-Darwin revenues In progress