Electricity Industry Act 2010

Part 2 Electricity industry governance

Subpart 1—Who does what

Industry participants

7 Industry participants

(1)

The following are industry participants for the purposes of this Act:

(a)

a generator:

(b)

Transpower:

(c)

a distributor:

(d)

a retailer:

(e)

any other person who owns lines:

(f)

a person who consumes electricity that is conveyed to the person directly from the national grid:

(g)

a person, other than a generator, who generates electricity that is fed into a network:

(h)

a person who buys electricity from the clearing manager:

(i)

any industry service provider identified in subsection (2).

(2)

The following industry service providers are industry participants:

(a)

a market operation service provider:

(b)

a metering equipment provider:

(c)

a metering equipment owner:

(d)

an ancillary service agent:

(e)

a person that operates an approved test house:

(f)

a load aggregator:

(g)

a trader in electricity:

(h)

any other industry service provider identified in regulations made under section 109.

(3)

The Authority is not an industry participant, except to the extent that it performs functions as an industry service provider.

Compare: SR 2003/374 r 4