Scheme changes

The Energy Savings Scheme is continually evolving to meet the needs of energy consumers in NSW.

Amendments to the ESS Rule in 2018

A fact sheet providing an overview of the amendments and their commencement dates is provided below.  The current version of the ESS Rule can be found here.

ESS Rule Amendments Fact Sheet92.03KB PDF FileJuly 2018
This fact sheet provides information to ACPs, auditors and other interested stakeholders about amendments to the ESS Rule in 2018.

The NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) and the Department of Planning and Environment (DPE) are responsible for developing the policy behind the ESS. More information on the rule change process and contact details are available on the Energy Savings Scheme Rule Change 2017-18 website.