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This instrument amends the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Electricity Supply and Services Fees) Determination 2016 to update the fees payable in relation to the supply of electricity and the supply of services related to electricity supply on Cocos (Keeling) Islands.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Registered 30 Oct 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate11-Nov-2019
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Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Electricity Supply and Services Fees) Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) Determination 2019

I, Natasha Griggs, Administrator of the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, make the following determination.

Dated   25 October 2019

Natasha Griggs

Administrator of the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Electricity Supply and Services Fees) Determination 2016               2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Electricity Supply and Services Fees) Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) Determination 2019.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

1 November 2019.

1 November 2019

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 7 of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services Ordinance 2016.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Electricity Supply and Services Fees) Determination 2016

1  Section 4 (definition of daily dependent child rebate amount)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

daily dependent child rebate amount, for a person, means:

                     (a)  if the person has one dependent child—79.70 cents; or

                     (b)  if the person has more than one dependent child—79.70 cents for the first child plus 20.92 cents for each additional child.

2  Section 5 (table item 6)

Repeal the item.

3  Subsection 6(2)

Omit “the date the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Electricity Supply and Services Fees) Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Determination 2018 commences”, substitute “1 November 2019”.

4  Clause 1 of Schedule 1 (table)

Repeal the table (not including the note), substitute:

 

Fixed fees for the supply of electricity

Item

Column 1

Category of premises

Column 2

Fixed fee (cents per day)

1

Residential A2

93.9364

2

Community service C2

88.4349

3

Charitable residential D2

87.8310

4

Business/residential K2

160.7818

5

Business and local government L2

161.7182

6

Government (other than local government) N2

589.0909

 

5  Clause 1 of Schedule 2 (table)

Repeal the table (not including the note), substitute:

 

Consumption fees for the supply of electricity

Item

Column 1

Category of premises

Column 2

Consumption fee

1

Residential A2

26.2026 cents per unit consumed

2

Community service C2

For each day, the sum of the following:

(a) for the first 20 units consumed—20.6615 cents per unit;

(b) for the next 1,630 units consumed—22.0444 cents per unit;

(c) for each subsequent unit consumed—21.0272 cents per unit

3

Charitable residential D2

22.3144 cents per unit consumed

4

Business/residential K2

For each day, the sum of the following:

(a) for the first 20 units consumed—26.5503 cents per unit;

(b) for the next 1,630 units consumed—25.0201 cents per unit;

(c) for each subsequent unit consumed—28.2093 cents per unit

5

Business and local government L2

For each day, the sum of the following:

(a) for the first 1,650 units consumed—25.1657 cents per unit;

(b) for each subsequent unit consumed—28.3735 cents per unit

6

Government (other than local government) N2

50.6636 cents per unit consumed

 

6  Clause 1 of Schedule 3 (table)

Repeal the table (not including the note), substitute:

 

Fixed fees for services related to the supply of electricity

Item

Column 1

Service

Column 2

Fee ($)

1

Account establishment

21.45

2

Installation of a 3 phase residential meter (new installation or replacement of a single phase meter)

819.09

3

Reconnection following disconnection of supply for non‑payment of fees or for any other lawful reason

28.91

4

Connection of temporary supply:

 

 

(a) single phase (overhead);

819.09

 

(b) 3 phase (overhead)

819.09

5

Meter testing:

 

 

(a) if paragraph (b) does not apply (standard);

221.45

 

(b) for a consumer entitled to a rebate under subsection 7(1)

138.36

6

Disconnection of overhead service leads following unauthorised reconnection

692.82

7

Special meter reading requested by consumer

28.91

8

Disconnection warning

5.80