On 21 December 2018, Goldfields Gas Transmission Pty Ltd submitted a proposed revised access arrangement for the Goldfields Gas Pipeline (GGP). The access arrangement period is due to commence 1 January 2020 and finish 31 December 2024. This will be the fourth access arrangement period (AA4).
The GGP is a 1,378 kilometre transmission pipeline that receives natural gas from offshore fields in the north west of Western Australia. The GGP begins in Yarraloola, and extends to Kalgoorlie in the Goldfields-Esperance region. The 47 kilometre Newman lateral is also part of the GGP.
In February 2019 the ERA will publish an issues paper to assist interested parties in preparing submissions on the proposed revised access arrangement. Submissions will close 4:00 pm (WST) Wednesday, 27 March 2019.