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This instrument amends the Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010 to allow energy retailers to voluntarily participate early in the consumer data right scheme (including for systems testing), ahead of data sharing obligations coming into force.
Administered by: Treasury
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 16
Registered 16 Sep 2022
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Tabled HR23-Sep-2022
Tabled Senate26-Sep-2022
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Consumer Data Right Measures No. 2) Regulations 2022

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated   15        September        2022

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Stephen Jones
Assistant Treasurer

Minister for Financial Services

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010                                                                                2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Consumer Data Right Measures No. 2) Regulations 2022.

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

The day after this instrument is registered.

17 September 2022

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 the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

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

  

Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010

1  After regulation 28RA

Insert:

28RAA  Modification of authorisation to disclose CDR data before being required to do so—initial and larger retailers

                   For the purposes of paragraph 56GE(2)(c) (modifications) of the Act, this regulation declares that clause 8.7 of Schedule 4 to the Competition and Consumer (Consumer Data Right) Rules 2020 applies in relation to:

                     (a)  initial retailers (within the meaning of Part 8 of that Schedule); and

                     (b)  larger retailers (within the meaning of Part 8 of that Schedule);

in relation to the classes of CDR data referred to in subparagraphs (1)(b)(i) to (iv) of that clause as if that clause were modified by omitting paragraph (1)(a).