Carbon Farming Initiative Methodology Determinations - Australian Government

Service summary

You will be required to comply with a methodology determination if you operate an Eligible Offsets Project under the Carbon Farming Initiative. Eligible Offsets Projects work towards either:

  • Reducing greenhouse gas emissions; or
  • Sequestering greenhouse gasses.

Sequestering greenhouse gases is the process of capturing and storing greenhouse gases. Methodologies are developed by private applicants, industry associations and government agencies to ensure that Eligible Offsets Projects operate according to a strict set of rules.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Clean Energy Regulator
Renewables & Carbon Farming Division
Carbon Farming

Act(s) name

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Regulations 2011 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Clean Energy Regulator
Renewables & Carbon Farming Division
Carbon Farming


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

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