Environment and Energy
The Clean Energy Regulator is the statutory authority responsible for administering legislation that will contribute to a reduction in Australia's net greenhouse gas emissions, including through the administration of market based mechanisms that incentivise reduction in emissions and the promotion of additional renewable electricity generation. The Clean Energy Regulator has administrative responsibilities for the: - National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting, under the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007 and associated Regulations. - Emissions Reduction Fund, under the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011 and the Carbon Farming Initiative Amendment Bill 2014. - Australian National Registry of Emissions Units, under the Australian National Registry of Emissions Units Act 2011 and associated Regulations. - Renewable Energy Target, under the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 and associated Regulations.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Clean Energy Regulator Act 2011

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

    2 April 2012

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. David Parker 2 July 2017 1 July 2022
Member Mr. Michael D'Ascenzo AO 2 April 2013 1 April 2018
Member Ms. Virginia Malley 4 June 2017 3 June 2020
Member Ms. Anne Brown 4 June 2017 3 June 2020
Member Dr. Peter Davis 18 January 2016 17 January 2021
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