The Clean Energy Regulator is established by the
Clean Energy Regulator Act 2011 and is a non-corporate Commonwealth entity for the purposes of the
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.
The term Clean Energy Regulator' refers to:
The abbreviation 'the Regulator' is used when referring to the decision-maker (Chair and Members) and the term 'the agency' is used when referring to the organisation as a whole.
Minister for Climate Change and Minister for EnergyMember for McMahon
The Hon Christopher Bowen MP was sworn in as Minister for Climate Change and Minister for Energy on Wednesday 1 June 2022.
The Clean Energy Regulator as an agency is governed by an independent statutory authority, also known as the Clean Energy Regulator but commonly referred to as 'the Regulator'.
The Regulator comprises the
Chair and 3 other members.
The Members set the direction for the agency's work in administering the regulatory schemes for which it is responsible. The agency supports the Regulator to perform their responsibilities.
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The Clean Energy Regulator as an agency is led by Mr David Parker, Chief Executive Officer, who is also the Chair of the Clean Energy Regulator.
The agency comprises of two divisions: Scheme Operations and Scheme Support, and supported by two branches: Corporate and Legal Services and Governance, and the Office of the Chair.
Executive staff who head these divisions report to the Chair, Mr David Parker.
They are responsible for implementing the agency's functions and delivering high quality services to our clients and stakeholders.
organisational structure equips us to administer and implement the areas of legislation that are our responsibility.
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The Clean Energy Regulator is a Government body responsible for accelerating carbon abatement for Australia.