ESIA Submissions

Influencing policy, law, regulations and scheme deliverables

Submissions by the ESIA are generally available on the websites of the organisations conducting the stakeholder engagement, are available here or upon request from comns@esia.asn.au

NAT
Jun 2024

ESIA Submission: ASIC Consultation - Updates to RG236, 7 June 2024

1. ASIC needs to consider the impacts of the following: a. Wording in the guide does not clarify whether an Australian Financial Services License (AFSL) is required to trade forward contracts (generally understood to be considered derivatives) in the white certificate schemes operating in Australia. b. Use of the word…

NAT
May 2024

ESIA Submission: CCA Consultation 2024 Issues Paper: Targets, pathways and progress

The ESIA’s major recommendation is that a national energy savings scheme (NESS) should be considered as the Climate Change Authority has recommended in the past. A NESS is especially needed given there is no national mechanism to support energy efficiency except for the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) which is…

VIC
Apr 2024

ESIA Submission: VEU Project Based Activities Consultation, 29 April 2024

(PDF)

VIC
Apr 2024

ESIA Submission: VEU Induction Cooktops New Activity Consultation, 21 April 2024

(PDF)

VIC
Apr 2024

ESIA Submission: VEU Electrification Co-payment and Warranty Requirements, 21 April 2024

(PDF)

NSW
Apr 2024

ESIA Submission: IPART Consultation - Operational changes to scheme participant compliance processes, 19 April 2024

Annual reporting is too delayed for the ESS following the compliance year. This is not helpful for keeping all stakeholders informed and can result in missed market opportunities.ESIA members have raised concerns. Background on compliances dates for the ESS and PDRS Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ESS compliance date…

NSW
Mar 2024

ESIA Submission: IPART Changing audit conditions & increasing certificate creation limits, 28 March 2024

(PDF)

VIC
Mar 2024

ESIA Submission: VEU RIS Telemarketing and Door Knocking Ban, 18 March 2024

ESIA supports Option 3: Ban on telemarketing cold calling from 1 May 2024 but with a carve out to allow door knocking to commercial and industrial customers, and a ban on residential door knocking from 1 August 2024. (PDF) Refer to ESIA response to previous consultation, 24 July 2023.

NSW
Nov 2023

ESIA Submission: Safeguard PDRS Rule Change Part 2 Consultation, 15 Nov ext 20 Nov 2023

(PDF)

NSW
Sep 2023

ESIA submission: NSW Safeguard water heaters consultation: Part 1: ESS Annual rule change 2023-24, 29 Sept 2023

(PDF)

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