Emissions Trading Scheme
We run the Emissions Trading Scheme, New Zealand's primary response to climate change. We can help you access the Register and find out your obligations.
Find out how the ETS works and how the EPA works with other government agencies to operate the Scheme and reduce our greenhouse gas emissions.
As a Participant in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme there are certain obligations you must meet, find out what you need to do.
Depending on what your organisation does, you may be obliged to take part in the scheme or choose to take part.
Allocations of New Zealand Units are given to businesses carrying out certain activities. Find out who's eligible and how to apply.
Find information on transaction trends and volumes, emission units transferred, privately held units and historical data.
Each year the EPA reports on information from the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme. You can access these annual reports here.