Retailers, traders and installers of small-scale systems who wish to apply to the Clean Energy Regulator to become a registered agent should follow the simple step-by-step process below.
Before you begin the application process you must ensure you have all necessary documentation on hand, as applications cannot be saved. You will be required to supply relevant identity documentation, complete a questionnaire, and declare your status as a 'fit and proper person'.
If you do not have an existing REC Registry account and would like to apply to become a registered agent:
If you are a registered person or have a 'general account' in the REC Registry and would like to upgrade to a registered agent account:
The Clean Energy Regulator may take up to six weeks to assess your application to become a registered agent.
Once your application is approved and you have been granted access to the REC Registry, you will be required to pay an agent registration fee when you login for the first time. Registration fees must be paid before certificates can be created.
Once registered as an agent with the Clean Energy Regulator, you can perform the following functions in the REC Registry:
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