Consultation for Rule 001 - Rules of Practice


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Last updated: March 5, 2021


March 5, 2021

The AUC released an announcement to inform stakeholders changes to Rule 007​Applications for Power Plants, Substations, Transmission Lines, Industrial System Designations, Hydro Developments and Gas Utility Pipelines​ (effective September 1, 2021) have necessitated a change to Rule 001: Rules of Practice.​ The inclusion of Keyhole Makeup Language (.kml/.kmz) files in Rule 007 resulted in the addition of two new supported file formats to Rule 001.​​

February 10, 2020

The AUC released Bulletin 2020-05 on February 10, 2020, approving amendments to Rule 001: Rules of Practice. The amended rule is effective on February 8, 2020. This revision is intended to facilitate a major enhancement to the AUC eFiling System supporting the exchange of confidential documents among Commission-authorized proceeding participants. The previous version of the rule that was effective October 1, 2019 to February 7, 2020 is available for reference.


Please see the documents below for information related to the changes made to Rule 001.


Rule001NewRule 001 effective March 5, 2021Alberta Utilities Commission2021/03/05Rule (current)2021
Bulletin 2020-05Bulletin 2020-05Alberta Utilities Commission2020/02/10Bulletin2020
2020-02-08-Rule001Rule 001 effective February 8, 2020Alberta Utilities Commission2020/02/10Rule (issued)2020
2019-09-30-Rule001Rule 001 effective October 1, 2019 to February 7, 2020Alberta Utilities Commission2019/09/30Rule (issued)2019
2019-10-01-Rule001-BlacklineRule 001 effective October 1, 2019 - blacklined versionAlberta Utilities Commission2019/09/30Rule (blacklined)2019
Bulletin 2019-17Amendments to AUC Rule 001: Rules of PracticeAlberta Utilities Commission2019/09/30Bulletin2019
Bulletin 2019-04Errata decisions to correct typographical, spelling and calculation errors and other similar types of errors are discontinued within first 30 daysAlberta Utilities Commission2019/04/08Bulletin2019
2018-08 BulletinConfidentiality undertaking form (Form RP5) revised effective May 2, 2018Alberta Utilities Commission2018/05/02Bulletin2018
Bulletin 2017-02New amendments to AUC Rule 001: Rules of PracticeAlberta Utilities Commission2017/03/08Bulletin2017
2017-03-08-Rule001-StakeholderCommentMatrixStakeholder comments and AUC responsesAlberta Utilities Commission2017/03/08Comments (responses)2017
2017-03-24-Rule001Rule 001 effective March 24, 2017 to September 30, 2019Alberta Utilities Commission2017/03/07Rule (issued)2017
2016-12-05-Rule001-UCACommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001Utilities Consumer Advocate2016/12/06Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-CCACommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001Consumers' Coalition of Alberta2016/12/06Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-EPCORCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001EPCOR Distribution & Transmission Inc.2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-FortisAlbertaCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001FortisAlberta Inc.2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-TransCanadaCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001TransCanada Energy Ltd.2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-AESOCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001Alberta Electric System Operator2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-ATCOCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001ATCO2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-CalgaryCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001City of Calgary2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-ENMAXCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed amendments to Rule 001ENMAX Corporation2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-ENMAX_publicPolicyCommentsStakeholder comments on proposed changes to enforcement policy and practicesENMAX Corporation2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-12-05-Rule001-UCACommentsBulletin2016-20Stakeholder comments on proposed changes to enforcement policy and practicesUtilities Consumer Advocate2016/12/05Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-11-17-Rule001-summaryofpropedamendmentsSummary of proposed amendments to Rule 001Alberta Utilities Commission2016/11/17Discussion paper2016
2016-11-01-Rule001-draftNovember 2016 draft Rule 001Alberta Utilities Commission2016/11/01Rule (draft)2016
Bulletin 2016-19Stakeholder consultation on proposed amendments to AUC Rule 001: Rules of Practice Alberta Utilities Commission2016/11/01Bulletin2016
Bulletin 2016-20Stakeholder feedback requested regarding enforcement policy and practices Alberta Utilities Commission2016/11/01Bulletin2016
Bulletin 2016-21Enhancements to the AUC’s eFiling System for revised documentsAlberta Utilities Commission2016/11/01Bulletin2016
2016-11-12-Rule001Rule 001 effective November 12, 2016 to March 23, 2017Alberta Utilities Commission2016/11/01Rule (issued)2016
2016-05-06-Rule001-CommentMatrixResponsesStakeholder commentsVarious parties2016/05/06Comments (stakeholder)2016
2016-05-06-Rule001-CommentResponsesConfidentiality undertaking comment responsesAlberta Utilities Commission2016/05/06Comments (responses)2016
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