New solar accreditation scheme operator announced; CEC installers and designers must transfer by 29 May 

6 March 2024

Solar Accreditation Australia (SAA) was announced as the new accreditation scheme operator to administer the accreditation of installers and designers under the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) on 29 February 2024.

To remain eligible for small-scale technology certificates, every Clean Energy Council (CEC) accredited installer and designer will need to transfer to SAA during a legislated 3-month period starting on 29 February and ending 29 May, 2024.

Clean Energy Regulator released the following guide to help installers and designers transfer their accreditation:

Complete the application process on SAA's website.  More information can be found on the Clean Energy Regulator's website.