About the Energy charter
energy for a better
The Energy Charter is a national CEO-lead collaboration that supports the energy sector towards a customer-centric future. Our core values of “Be invested, make a difference”, “Be open, learn and improve”, and “Think big, be bold” are brought to life through #BetterTogether initiatives focused on delivering better customer outcomes for all Australians.
“Things are beginning to change for our customers because the Energy Charter exists. This unique collaboration encourages us to do better.”
Ben Wilson, Chair of the CEO Council,
The 2020 Independent Accountability Panel (IAP) Report provides an assessment of the achievement of better outcomes for Australian energy consumers in 2019-20 through the Energy Charter. The Report is now available for download via the IAP website.
National Customer Code for Energy Brokers, Consultants & Retailers
Focused on improving outcomes for customers, particularly those in commercial and industrial market, customer representatives, energy brokers, consultants and retailers have collaborated to develop a principles-based National Customer Code for Energy Brokers and Retailers.
COVID-19 Customer Research
Energy Charter signatories, together with Simply Energy, are collaborating with Deloitte to research the impacts of of COVID-19 on our customers and communities in four quarterly rounds over 2020-2021. The insights will be leveraged to better understand customers impacted by COVID-19 and how the energy sector can support them. Wave 1, Q4 Dec 2020 insights are now available.
The #BetterTogether initiatives have been co-designed by signatories through an innovation framework of ‘ideate, incubate and accelerate’ to build capacity for collaboration across the energy sector and deliver better customer outcomes for all Australians.
Learn more about the Energy Charter and how we can all work together to embed a customer-centric culture within the Australian energy industry.