Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
• The Prime Minister announced on 29 May 2020 that COAG would be replaced by the National Federation Reform Council. Energy is one of six initial priority areas of reform. • On 4 September 2020, National Cabinet agreed to the tasking for the Energy National Cabinet Reform Committee (ENCRC). The Committee will focus on developing: • Immediate measures to ensure reliability and security of the electricity grid ahead of the 2020-21 summer; • The redesign, by mid-2021, of the National Electricity Market to take effect after 2025; and • A package of reforms, by July 2021, to unlock new gas supply, improve competition in the market and better regulate pipelines.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    G. Ministerial Councils and Related Bodies including those Established by the COAG

  • Established By / Under

    Cabinet

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    29 May 2020

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