icon-electricity Electricity distribution licence application – Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd

  • Project Released: 28 Jun 2018
  • Project Closes: 17 Aug 2018
  • Contact: Julie Dixon


The Commission has received an application from Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd for an electricity distribution licence. The applicant is seeking to operate an electricity distribution network located at the Tonsley Innovation District.


Current status is Final

  • Initiate
  • Submissions
  • Final


On 17 August 2018, the Essential Services Commission (Commission) issued an electricity distribution licence to Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd, authorising the operation of a distribution network at the Tonsley Innovation District.

The Commission assessed Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd’s application for electricity distribution licence against the relevant provisions of the Electricity Act 1996 and the Essential Services Commission Act 2002 and determined that all relevant criteria under those Acts have been satisfied.  

Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd applied for a distribution licence on 25 June 2018. The Commission undertook a round of public consultation and received no submissions from stakeholders. In making its assessment, the Commission sought technical advice from the Technical Regulator.

A copy of the Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd licence may be accessed below.