Memorandum of Understanding: Essential Services Commission


What it contains

This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) seeks to:

  • ensure that the regulatory and decision-making processes of the parties in relation to regulated industries are closely integrated and better informed
  • avoid overlap or conflict between the regulatory schemes (either existing or proposed) affecting regulated industries
  • provide for sharing of information between parties in the context of their respective roles in relation to regulated industries
  • promote the adoption of a best practice approach to regulation
  • assist in ensuring that the Commission is in a position to have regard to relevant occupational health and safety legislation and regulatory practice in its decision-making in relation to regulated industries