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Climate policy - New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme

Publication date:  July 2019
Publication reference number:  INFO 898

The NZ ETS is the Government’s principal policy instrument to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Our work on it will support the implementation of the Paris Agreement and increase the transparency of the NZ ETS and rates of compliance with it.

This factsheet about the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (NZ ETS) is one of 12 factsheets produced for the Environment Committee’s 2019/20 Estimates examination of Vote Environment.