Regulatory Impact Statement: Emissions Trading Regulations: Threshold for Liquid Fuels Opt-In

Date: July 2013

It provides an analysis of options to determine which purchasers of liquid fossil fuels will be able to opt in as voluntary participants in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). This implements a policy change that was made as part of the Climate Change (Emissions Trading and Other Matters) Amendment Act 2012.