Amended Electricity Supply Fees Determination 2014 (Jervis Bay Territory)

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Amended Electricity Supply Fees Determination 2014 (Jervis Bay Territory)
Administration Ordinance 1990 (Jervis Bay Territory)
I, KARLY PIDGEON, General Manager, Jervis Bay and Indian Ocean Territories Branch, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development make this Determination under subsection 3B (1) of the Administration Ordinance 1990 (Jervis Bay Territory).
Dated  16 January 2015
KARLY PIDGEON
General Manager
Jervis Bay and Indian Ocean Territories Branch
Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Contents
                        1      Name of Determination                                                                       2
                        2      Commencement                                                                                  2
                        3      Revocation                                                                                         2
                        4      Definitions                                                                                          3
                        5      Fees for supply of electricity                                                               3
                        6      Fees — miscellaneous                                                                        4
                        7      11kV time‑of‑use demand supply                                                        4
                        8      LV industrial supply                                                                            4
                        9      Period for payment                                                                             4
                       10      Non-payment of fees                                                                          4
                       11      Refund of security deposit                                                                  5
Schedule 1                  Fees for supply of electricity                                                              6
Part 1                             Domestic supply                                                                                6
Part 2                             Domestic supply controlled off-peak                                                   6
Part 3                             General supply                                                                                   6
Part 4                             General supply controlled off‑peak                                                      6
Part 5                             LV industrial supply                                                                            7
Part 6                             11kV time‑of‑use demand supply                                                        7
Schedule 2                  Miscellaneous fees                                                                            8
Part 1                             Connection of electricity supply — fees payable before connection      8
Part 2                             Other fees                                                                                          8
 
 
1              Name of Determination
                This Determination is the Amended Electricity Supply Fees Determination 2014 (Jervis Bay Territory).
2              Commencement
                This Determination commences on 1 July 2014.
3              Revocation
                The Electricity Supply Fees Determination 2014 (Jervis Bay Territory) is revoked.
4              Definitions
                In this Determination:
billing period means each successive period during which a customer is billed for electricity consumed.
domestic supply means the supply in a controlled manner to a residence.
domestic supply controlled off-peak, for a domestic supply customer, means a supply that is periodically switched on and off for load control reasons by time switch controls located in the customer’s residence switchboard.
fee means a fee payable by a customer for electricity supply or another related service at the rate mentioned in this Determination for the supply or service.
general supply means a supply of electricity to a customer that is not:
                (a)    a domestic supply; or
               (b)    an 11kV time-of-use demand supply; or
                (c)    a LV industrial supply.
general supply controlled off-peak, for a general supply customer, means a supply that is periodically switched on and off for load control reasons by time switch controls located in the customer’s premises switchboard.
GST has the meaning given by section 195-1 of the A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999.
off-peak period means a period that is not a peak period or a shoulder period.
peak period means:
                (a)    7 am to 9 am on a week day; or
               (b)    5 pm to 8 pm on a week day.
shoulder period means:
                (a)    9 am to 5 pm on a week day; or
               (b)    8 pm to 10 pm on a week day.
week day means a day that is not a Saturday or a Sunday.
5              Fees for supply of electricity
         (1)   The fees for supply of electricity are set out in:
                (a)    for domestic supply in a billing period — Part 1 of Schedule 1; and
               (b)    for domestic supply controlled off-peak in a billing period — Part 2 of Schedule 1; and
                (c)    for general supply in a billing period — Part 3 of Schedule 1; and
               (d)    for general supply controlled off-peak in a billing period — Part 4 of Schedule 1; and
                (e)    for LV industrial supply in a billing period  — Part 5 of Schedule 1; and
                (f)    for an 11kV time‑of‑use demand supply — Part 6 of Schedule 1.
Note   A general supply customer is normally a business customer who is not a domestic customer or a large industrial customer.
         (2)   If a customer is a pensioner, the fees for domestic supply are subject to a rebate of $0.6400 for each day, to be applied before the application of GST to the customer’s account.
         (3)   If a customer is dependent on life support or constant positive airway pressure respirators, the fees for domestic supply are subject to a rebate of $0.8300 for each day, to be applied before the application of GST to the customer’s account.
6              Fees — miscellaneous
                A fee for an item mentioned in Schedule 2 is the amount mentioned in Schedule 2 for the item.
7              11kV time‑of‑use demand supply
                If a customer has a minimum use of 200 kVA of electricity per month, the customer may be connected to 11kV time-of-use demand supply.
8              LV industrial supply
                A customer may be connected to a LV industrial supply of electricity if:
                (a)    the customer has consumed more than 160 000 kWh of electricity in a previous 12‑month period; and
               (b)    the customer requests low voltage industrial supply.
9              Period for payment
                A fee for the supply of an item mentioned in Schedule 1 or 2, must be paid within 21 days of the day a bill is issued for the amount of the fee.
10            Non-payment of fees
         (1)   The notice of disconnection delivery fee mentioned in item 6 of Part 2 of Schedule 2 is payable if a fee is not paid by a customer within 18 days after the expiry of the period mentioned in section 9.
         (2)   If a fee is not paid by a customer within 10 days after the delivery of a notice of disconnection, the supply of electricity to the customer may be disconnected and the combined disconnection/reconnection fee mentioned in item 1 or 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 2 is payable.
         (3)   If a supply of electricity is disconnected under subsection (2), the customer must not be reconnected until the customer pays the outstanding amount of the electricity fees and any fees payable under subsections (1) and (2).
11            Refund of security deposit
         (1)   This section applies if:
                (a)    a customer has paid a security deposit for a supply of electricity; and
               (b)    the customer requests that the supply of electricity be disconnected; and
                (c)    the customer receives a final account for the supply of electricity.
         (2)   If the customer pays the final account in full, the Department will refund the security deposit in full to the customer.
         (3)   If the customer does not pay the final account in full, the Department will retain the amount owing on the final account and refund the balance of the security deposit to the customer.
Schedule 1        Fees for supply of electricity
 
Part 1          Domestic supply
Item
Description
 
Unit of supply
Fee ($) including GST

1
System access
 
Per day
0.76868

2
First 1750 kWh for a 90‑day period
 
Per kWh
0.24981

3
For the balance of all electricity supply
 
Per kWh
0.25707

Part 2          Domestic supply controlled off-peak
Item
Description
 
Unit of supply
Fee ($) including GST

1
Off-peak access for off-peak 1
 
Per day
0.05214

2
Off-peak 1 (up to 9 hours off-peak supply daily)
 
Per kWh
0.07403

3
Off-peak access for off-peak 2
 
Per day
0.05214

4
Off-peak 2 (up to 18 hours off-peak supply daily)
 
Per kWh
0.12584

Part 3          General supply
Item
Description
 
Unit of supply
Fee ($) including GST

1
System access
 
Per day
0.71500

2
First 2500 kWh for a 90‑day period
 
Per kWh
0.21923

3
For the balance of all electricity supply
 
Per kWh
0.21923

Part 4          General supply controlled off‑peak
Item
Description
 
Unit of supply
Fee ($) including GST

1
Off peak access for off-peak 1
 
Per day
0.05214

2
Off-peak 1 (up to 9 hours off-peak supply daily)
 
Per kWh
0.07403

3
Off-peak access for off-peak 2
 
Per day
0.05214

4
Off-peak 2 (up to 18 hours off-peak supply daily)
 
Per kWh
0.12584

Part 5          LV industrial supply
Item
Description
 
Unit of supply
Fee ($) including GST

1
For an LV industrial supply
 
Per kWh
0.14851

Part 6          11kV time‑of‑use demand supply
Item
Description
 
Unit of supply
Fee ($) including GST

1
Monthly fee
 
Per kVA
11.016

2
For electricity supply during a peak period
 
Per kWh
0.15936

3
For electricity supply during a shoulder period
 
Per kWh
0.15010

4
For electricity supply during an off-peak period
 
Per kWh
0.07202

Schedule 2        Miscellaneous fees
 
Part 1          Connection of electricity supply — fees payable before connection
Item
Description
 
Fee ($) including GST

1
New account supply connection fee
 
77.00

Part 2          Other fees
Item
Description
 
Fee ($) including GST

1
Disconnection fee at the meter board
 
77.00

2
Reconnection fee at the meter board
 
77.00

3
Combined disconnection/reconnection fee — at the pole or distribution pillar
 
      583.00

4
Meter test requested by a customer — charged per hour and minimum charge is for 1 hour.
 
77.00

5
Extraordinary meter reading due to no access
 
77.00

6
Notice of disconnection delivery fee
 
16.00

7
Customer requested change of off-peak pricing option in excess of once in a 12‑month period
 
77.00

Note
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