The Regulation Impact Statement(RIS) considers options to regulate single duct air conditioners for the first time in Australia and New Zealand. Click here to download the RIS, written in response to rapid growth in household air conditioners and the subsequent increase in electricity demand.

The Australian and New Zealand governments welcome stakeholder feedback at the following public consultation sessions:

Sydney– Mon 15 Feb 2016
Brisbane– Tue 16 Feb 2016
Melbourne– Wed 17 Feb 2016
Adelaide– Thu 18 Feb 2016
Perth– Fri 19 Feb 2016
Wellington (NZ) – Tue 23 Feb 2016

The closing date for written submissions is 5pm AEDT Friday 18 March 2016.