Approval as an Abatement Provider - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You required this approval if you intend to provide energy abatement services. Energy abatement is a process where you carry out energy-saving projects to offset greenhouse gas emissions. An abatement provider then sells those energy savings to businesses that want to neutralise or counterbalance their greenhouse gas emissions.

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Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

If you are an energy retailer approved under national energy laws or a contractor engaged by a national energy retaiiler, you are not eligible to apply for this approval. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the approval.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



Application for Approval as an Abatement Provider - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Australian Energy Regulator

Act(s) name

Energy Efficiency (Cost of Living) Improvement Act 2012 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Australian Energy Regulator




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