Carbon Farming Initiative Methodology Determinations - Australian Government


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
  • 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.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Regulations 2011 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Contact details

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