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Electricity Supply Act 1995 (NSW)

Category: Legislation
Binomial Name: State of New South Wales


Summary Information:

The objects of this act are: 

  1. to promote the efficient and environmentally responsible production and use of electricity, and to deliver its safe and reliable supply;
  2. to give powers to network operators that are necessary for them to construct, operate, repair and maintain electricity infrastructure;
  3. to promote and encourage safety in relation to generation, transmission, distribution and use of electricity; and
  4. ensure that significant disruptions to electricity supply in emergencies are managed effectively.


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