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ARENA is subject to legislation, regulations and standards that apply to corporate Commonwealth entities.
We were established by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency Act 2011.
We are governed by the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.
Our Statement of Expectation (PDF 1MB).
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