Regulatory Impact Statement Industrial Allocation under the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme: Group Six

Date: June 2011

This Regulatory Impact Statement (RIS) has been prepared by the Ministry for the Environment. It provides an analysis of the options available to the Minister for Climate Change Issues when exercising his discretion in terms of recommending regulations to prescribe eligible industrial activities for the allocation of New Zealand Units (NZUs) under Section 161A of the Climate Change Response Act 2002 (the Act).