Frequently Asked Questions on the Energy Consumer Data Right (Client Update)

Frequently Asked Questions on the Energy Consumer Data Right (Client Update)

AU Energy Compliance
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and the Treasury have been progressing policy work on the implementation of the Consumer Data Right (CDR) in the energy sector. In this update we respond to some frequently asked questions relating to the energy CDR. What is the CDR? The CDR gives individuals and businesses a right to access specified data in relation to them held by businesses; and to authorise accredited third parties to access this data. The CDR is being rolled out sector by sector, beginning with the banking sector, then progressing to the energy and telecommunications sectors. For more general information on the CDR click here and here. The CDR is being implemented through a complex combination of legislation, rules, ministerial designations and data standards. The ACCC, the Treasury,…
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