Notice of second stage consultation – NTESMO Communications Guideline and MSATS Procedures

Date of notice: 5 April 2024

This Notice of the Second Stage of rules Consultation (Notice) informs all relevant parties including;

The Consultation is being conducted under clause S7A.1.3 of the Northern Territory National Electricity Rules (NT NER), in accordance with the Rules consultation requirements in NT NER clause 8.9.

Invitation to Make Submissions

NTESMO invites written submissions on this Draft Report and Determination (Draft Report).

Please identify any parts of your submission that you wish to remain confidential and explain why. NTESMO may still publish that information if it does not consider it to be confidential but will consult with you before doing so.

Consulted Persons should note that material identified as confidential may be given less weight in the decision-making process than material which is published.

Closing Date and Time

Submissions in response to this Notice should be sent by email to, to reach NTESMO by 5.00pm (Darwin time) on Tuesday 10 May 2024.

All submissions must be forwarded in electronic format (both pdf and Word). Please send any queries about this consultation to the same email address.

Submissions received after the closing date and time will not be valid, and NTESMO is not obliged to consider them. Any late submissions should explain the reason for lateness as well as the detriment to you if NTESMO does not consider your submission.


All submissions will be published on NTESMO’s website, other than confidential content.

NTESMO Communications Guideline Consultation v1.2 Draft Determination PDF, 457.95 KB

The Communications Guideline Consultation Draft Report and Determination on the first stage consultation on the Communications Guideline issued on 31 January 2024.

Participant Response Template - Second Stage DOCX, 314.46 KB
Please use this NTESMO Participant Response template and send any queries in respect of the Consultation to

Documents published for second stage consultation

First stage consultation submissions

More information

For further information relating to the First Stage Consultation please refer to NTESMO Communications Guideline Consultation Notice in Closed Consultations.