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This instrument exempts specified air conditioners from the requirements specified in sections 6 and 7 of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps) Determination 2013.
Administered by: Environment and Energy
Registered 20 Sep 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Oct-2016
Tabled Senate10-Oct-2016

 

 

 

Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (Exemption) Instrument (No.5) 2016

 

Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012

 

 

 

 

I, Michelle Crocker, being the person occupying the position of GEMS Regulator, make this instrument under subsections 37(1) and (2) of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dated 16 September 2016

 

 

 

MICHELLE CROCKER

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Michelle Crocker

GEMS Regulator


1                   Name of Instrument

This Instrument is the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (Exemption) Instrument (No.5) 2016.

2                   Authority

This Instrument is made under subsections 37(1) and (2) of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012.

3                   Commencement

This Instrument commences the day after it is registered.

4                   Definitions

In this Instrument:

 

Act means the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012.

 

Determination means the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps) Determination 2013.

 

Exempt Models: see section 5.

Note:                Several other words and expressions used in this instrument have the meaning given by section 5 of the Act. For example:

·         GEMS

·         GEMS determination

·         GEMS labelling requirements

·         GEMS level requirements

·         model

·         model identifier

·         product classes

·         supply

5                   Exemption

The models specified in clause 1 of the Schedule (the Exempt Models) are exempt from the requirements of the Determination as described at clause 2 of the Schedule with respect to the supplies of the exempt model specified at clause 3 of the Schedule.

6                   Conditions of exemption

The conditions at clause 4 of the Schedule are specified for the purposes of subsection 37(2) of the Act.

 

Note:               Subsection 37(2) of the Act provides that the exemption may specify conditions to which the exemption is subject. Subsection 37(3) provides that a person must comply with a condition of an exemption to the extent that it applies to the person.

Schedule                  Exemption and conditions of exemption

Part 1      Exemption

1                   Specification of exempt models

Brand

Model No.

Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric

PFD-P250VM-E

PFD-P500VME

PUHY-P250YJM-A(-BS)

PUHY–P500YSJM-A(-BS)

PQHY–P250YHM-A

 

2                   Requirements from which model is exempt

Requirements of the Determination as follows:

 

GEMS level requirements (section 6)

The model is exempted from the energy use and testing requirements mentioned in section 6 of the Determination.

GEMS labelling requirements (section 7)

The model is exempted from the labelling requirements mentioned in section 7 of the Determination.

3                   Supplies to which the exemption applies

This exemption only applies in relation to the supply of the Exempt Models with the specifications set out in clause 1 above.

4                   Specification of conditions of exemption

There are no conditions to which the exemption is subject.