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Application for Exemption

This application form is for use by suppliers or commercial users of a model who wish to apply for an exemption from one or more requirements of a GEMS determination under section 37 of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012 (Cth) (GEMS Act).

Please note that exemption applications usually take at least one month to process from the time we have received all relevant information from you. If an exemption is granted by the GEMS Regulator, you will still be required to register your product and you may incur any associated registration fees.

If you have any further questions in relation to the exemption process, please do not hesitate to contact the Energy Rating Team via email at

Application for exemption - DCCEEW DOCX 773.29kb
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