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System Management Quarterly Compliance Reports

Under the Wholesale Electricity Market Rules, System Management must provide a report to the ERA once every three months on the performance of the market with respect to the dispatch process.

This report must include details of the:

  1. Incidence and extent of issuance of Operating Instructions and Dispatch Instructions
  2. Incidence and extent of non-compliance with Operating Instructions and Dispatch Instructions
  3. The incidence and reasons for the issuance of Dispatch Instructions Out of Merit
  4. Incidence and extent of transmission constraints
  5. Incidence and extent of shortfalls in Ancillary Services, involuntary curtailment of load, High Risk Operating States, and Emergency Operating States, together with:
    • a summary of the circumstances that caused each incident
    • a summary of the actions that System Management took in response to the incident in each case and
  6. Incidence and reasons for the selection and use of load following ancillary service (LFAS) Facilities outside of the LFAS Merit Order to ensure operation of the SWIS in a reliable and safe manner. Prior to 1 July 2016 it was the role of the Australian Energy Market Operator to publish these reports. Reports for periods before 1 July 2016 are available on the AEMO website.

Reports for periods after 1 July 2016 onwards are available below.

Status reports

Date Documents
File type
07-May-18 Status Report for 1 January 2018 to 31 March 2018 Adobe PDF 662 kB
12-Feb-18 Status Report for 1 October 2017 to 31 December 2017 Adobe PDF 780 kB
03-Nov-17 Status Report for 1 July 2017 to 30 September 2017 Adobe PDF 469 kB
18-Aug-17 Status Report for 1 April to 30 June 2017 Adobe PDF 451 kB
1-May-17 Status Report for 1 January to 31 March 2017 Adobe PDF 216 kB
24-Jan-17 Status Report for 1 October to 31 December 2016 Adobe PDF 179 kB
01-Nov-16 Status Report for 1 July to 30 September 2016 Adobe PDF 486 kB