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Electricity in Queensland

The electricity industry is made up of 4 distinct yet interconnected sectors that produce and deliver electricity to homes and businesses - electricity generation, transmission, distribution and retail.

Electricity infrastructure and assets in Queensland are owned by a mix of government and private sector companies.

The Queensland Government owns more than $35 billion of generator, network and distribution electricity assets. It continues to invest to ensure a stable and reliable supply of electricity, with significant capital investment in transmission infrastructure and distribution networks planned over the next 5 years.

This guide provides an overview of the electricity industry in Queensland.


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