National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Registration - Australian Government

Service summary

You will need to register if you operate a corporation or group of companies that meets one of the greenhouse gas emissions, energy production, or energy consumption thresholds for reporting. Corporations emitting large volumes of emissions are required to collect and collate greenhouse gas emissions and energy data, and to report that data on a regular basis. If your company satisfy at least one of the following thresholds then you may be required to report:

  • Emission of 50 kilotonnes or more of carbon dioxide equivalents;
  • 200 terajoules of total energy produced;
  • 200 terajoules of total energy consumed; or
  • Operational control of any single facility consuming 100 terajoules of energy or more.

Exemptions may apply in circumstances such as non-energy greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and land use. You may also be able to voluntarily register even if you do not meet the above thresholds. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • Self identify the need to register; and
  • Submit the required form.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Ongoing subject to annual reporting.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

No fees are required.

Lodgement

Lodge

You must submit your registration before 31 August following the financial year in which the registration threshold was first met.


Administering agency

Clean Energy Regulator
Reporting and Carbon Market Division
Registrations and Reporting

Act(s) name

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Regulations 2008 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Clean Energy Regulator
Reporting and Carbon Market Division
Registrations and Reporting


Operating address:
5 Farrell Place
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 621
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

1300553542

Phone:

02 61593100
enquiries@cleanenergyregulator.gov.au

Supporting information

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