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.

  • ERF auction date announced

    The first Emissions Reduction Fund auction will open from 9:00am (AEST) on 15 April and close at 5:00pm (AEST) on 16 April 2015.

  • 2013-14 NGER data now available

    The 2013-14 National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting data publication has been released.


ERF safeguard mechanism – consultation paper released

The Department of the Environment has released a consultation paper outlining design options for the Emissions Reduction Fund safeguard mechanism. More information is available on the Department of the Environment’s website.