Register guidance

View guides, videos and factsheets to help you navigate the Register and meet your legal requirements.

If you hold an account in the Emissions Trading Register, you'll need to complete a number of actions in the Register, such as keeping your account details up to date, or submitting your annual return.

We’ve created a series of guides, videos and factsheets to guide you through each step of the process.

Managing account roles

How to manage Account Operators in the Register (pdf 608KB)

How to manage ETS Reporters in the Register (pdf 540KB)

How to Open an Account for a new Account Holder in the Emissions Trading Scheme (pdf 1.4MB)

How to change an Account Holder's details in the Emissions Trading Register (pdf 529KB)

How to add or remove parties from an existing Account Holder in the Emissions Trading Register (pdf 583KB)

How to add or remove an Authorised Person (pdf 483KB)Completing tasks

How to upload a signed Account Holder declaration form into the Register (pdf 710KB) 

Completing a fixed-price surrender to meet your ETS obligations (pdf 408KB)

How to surrender emission units to meet your obligations in the ETS (pdf 409KB)

How to complete a repayment of emission units (pdf 348 KB)

How to transfer emission units from one account to another

Guidance videos

Take a look at our collection of videos to help you navigate the Emissions Trading Register.

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