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About the GEMS Regulator

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GEMS Regulator

The Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Regulator (GEMS Regulator) is responsible for administering the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012 – Australia's national appliance and equipment energy efficiency legislation.

The GEMS Regulator is based in the Australian Government Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water. The GEMS Regulator replaced all previous state and territory appliance and equipment energy efficiency regulators.

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Want to know who regulates appliance and equipment energy efficiency in New Zealand?

Visit the New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority website

GEMS Regulator Service Charter

The GEMS Regulator Service Charter states the standard of service stakeholders can expect from the GEMS Regulator and supporting staff.

This includes the service we provide in processing applications for registration under the GEMS Act, when we interact with stakeholders as part of compliance activities, and when we are responding to enquiries. 

View the Service Charter
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