Updated to 16 September 2022 (Act No. 30 of 2022 and S.I. No. 460 of 2022)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 10 December 2015 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Act included in collectively cited Climate Act and Low Carbon Development Acts Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), s. 1(2), (3)
S. 21 included in collectively cited Petroleum and Other Minerals Development Acts Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), s. 1(2), (4)
S. 1 functions transferred and references construed Climate Action and Environment (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 393 of 2016)
S. 1 amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 3(a)-(d)
S. 2 amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 18(a)
S. 2A inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 4
S. 3 substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 5
S. 4 substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 6
S. 5(5A) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 7(a)
S. 5(7), (9) deleted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 7(b)
S. 6 "national climate objective" substituted for “national transition objective” Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 18(c)
S. 6(1A) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(a)
S. 6(3) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(b)(i)
S. 6(3)(c) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(b)(ii)
S. 6(4) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(c)
S. 6(5) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(d)
S. 6(7) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(e)
S. 6(10) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(f)
S. 6(11), (12) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 8(g)
S. 6A-6D inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 9
S. 7 deleted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 18(b)
S. 8 establishment day appointed Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act 2015 (Establishment Day) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 25 of 2016), art. 2
S. 9(1)(b) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(a)
S. 9(2)(b) deleted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(b)(i)
S. 9(2)(d) deleted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(b)(i)
S. 9(2)(e) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(b)(ii)
S. 9(4) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(c)
S. 9(5)(b) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(d)
S. 9(6) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(e)
S. 9(7) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(f)
S. 9(14A)-(14D) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(g)
S. 9(16A) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 10(1)(h)
S. 10(1) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 14
S. 11(1)(a)(i)-(iii) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 11(a)(i)
S. 11(1)(a)(iv), (v) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 11(a)(i)
S. 11(1)(b)(i) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 11(a)(ii)
S. 11(1)(c)(i)-(iii) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 11(a)(iii)
S. 11(1)(c)(iv) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 11(a)(iii)
S. 11(1A) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 11(b)
S. 12 "national climate objective" substituted for “national transition objective” Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 18(c)
S. 12(1)(a) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 12(1)(a)(i), (2)
S. 12(1)(b) amended Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 12(1)(a)(ii)
S. 12(2)(ba), (bb) inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 12(1)(b), (2)
S. 13 "national climate objective" substituted for “national transition objective” Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 18(c)
S. 13(2)(ii), (iii) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 13(a)
S. 13(7)(d) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 13(b)
S. 14 deleted  Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 18(b)
S. 14A inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 15(1), (2)
S. 14B inserted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 16
S. 15(1) substituted Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (32/2021), ss. 1(2), 17

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 6A(5A) Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act 2015 (Greenhouse Gas Emissions) Regulations 2021 (S.I. No. 531 of 2021)
S. 8 Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act 2015 (Establishment Day) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 25 of 2016)