The Australian government is committed to exploring options for a prospective national gas reservation policy. This aims to ensure Australian gas users get the energy they need at a reasonable price.
The Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources is consulting with stakeholders to develop options.
This issues paper considers:
- the outlook for Australian gas markets
- the importance of gas to Australian trade and investment
- the importance of gas to Australian industry
- other jurisdictions’ approaches to gas market intervention