Welcome to the Clean Energy Regulator

The Clean Energy Regulator is the Government body responsible for administering legislation to reduce carbon emissions and increase the use of clean energy.

The Clean Energy Regulator administers the:

The Clean Energy Regulator works with a number of clients and stakeholders including Australian Government departments and agencies, industry bodies, liable entities and the community to deliver regulatory services of the highest standard.​​​​​​

  • Thinking of going solar?

    Find out what you need to know before installing solar panels for your home.

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  • 2015 Graduate Development Programme

    The Clean Energy Regulator is now welcoming applications for its 2015 Graduate Development Programme. Applications close at midnight on 3 August, 2014.

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  • Sequestration decision tree

    Unsure about which sequestration methodology is right for your situation? Use the Choosing a sequestration methodology decision making tree to help you make the right choice.

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Carbon pricing mechanism repeal

The Clean Energy Act 2011 has been repealed. This abolishes the carbon pricing mechanism from 1 July 2014. Liable entities must still meet their carbon price obligations for the 2013-14 financial year. More information can be found on the carbon pricing mechanism repeal page.