Energy Efficiency (Cost of Living) Improvement (Eligible Activities) Code of Practice - Australian Capital Territory


You may be required to comply with this code if you are a National Energy Retail Law approved retailer of electricity or gas supply. There are also certain eligible activities that when undertaken need to comply with an energy saving obligation, including:

  • building sealing activities
  • exhaust fan sealing activities
  • ventilation opening sealing activities
  • thermally efficient window installation
  • retrofit thermally efficient glazing
  • thermally efficient window covering installation
  • window pelmet installation
  • residential space heating and cooling activities
  • residential hot water service activities
  • residential lighting activities
  • residential appliance activities.

For a complete list of all eligible activities please see the attached document.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

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

Administering agency

Australian Energy Regulator

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Canberra Office

Australian Energy Regulator

Australian Capital Territory
Operating address: 23 Marcus Clarke Street
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 3131
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 1300 585 165
Phone: 02 6243 1111
Fax: 02 6243 1199
Website: Australian Energy Regulator (Opens in new window)