To be a successful ACP you are responsible for maintaining your knowledge of the scheme and ensuring your business practices meet responsibilities under the ESS’s legislative framework, including:
This includes providing households, businesses, and installers that you work with clear information about the scheme.
This part of our website is here to help you understand these requirements. Offences under the scheme are taken seriously and penalties may apply if you contravene your responsibilities as an ACP, including if:
The maximum penalty for offences 1 and 2 (listed above) is $220,000. Offences 3 and 4 can attract substantial monetary penalties (up to $27,500 for corporations and $11,000 for individuals for offence 3, and $11,000 for anyone for offence 4) and six months imprisonment for individuals.