New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (NZETS)

Introduction

beehiveThe New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme is part of the Government's primary response to global climate change. It introduces a price on greenhouse gas emissions to encourage the reduction of emissions and the planting of forests to absorb carbon dioxide.

  

Links to Government websites related to the NZETS are provided below.

 

How to get help

NZCX is focused on providing emissions trading services. We are therefore not able to answer general questions about emissions trading. Contact details for assistance are:

Government helpline:  0800 Climate (0800 284 628)
Email: climatechange@mfe.govt.nz 

Government Websites:

Ministry for the Environment - Climate Change Website

 http://www.climatechange.govt.nz/emissions-trading-scheme/

New Zealand Emission Unit Registry (NZEUR)

http://www.eur.govt.nz/

Ministry for Primary Industries - Forestry in the Emissions Trading Scheme

http://www.mpi.govt.nz/forestry/forestry-in-the-ets.aspx 

Ministry for Primary Industries - Permanent Forestry Sink Initiative

http://www.mpi.govt.nz/forestry/funding-programmes/permanent-forest-sink-initiative.aspx