This is the pre-production environment and sandbox site.


This page contains key upcoming milestones to support the delivery of the 2020-21 Report into the Cyber Security Preparedness of the Australian Energy Sector.

The report is produced on the thematic findings from market participant self-assessments in alignment with the Australian Energy Sector Cyber Security Framework (AESCSF).

The 2020-21 program schedule is detailed below.

April 2021

  • 2020-21 program communication to energy market participants (CEOs and Cyber Contacts)
  • Publication of the updated training and educational material

May 2021

  • Educational workshops held via video conference
  • Opening of self-assessment data collection portal (anticipated mid-May).
  • Individual facilitated self-assessments commence for some new program participants

June 2021

  • Anticipated closure of the collection portal and completion of the AESCSF self-assessment period is planned for late June (CEO attestations to have been submitted along with self-assessment results at this point).

Post June 2021

  • Data collation, aggregation, and analysis
  • Release of the 2020-21 AESCSF benchmarking portal to participants who completed a self-assessment
  • Submission of the 2020-21 Report to the Energy Ministers Forum (Formerly Council of Australian Governments Energy Council [COAG EC])

For further information, please contact the project team via email at

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