This audit would assess the effectiveness of the Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water’s (DCCEEW) administration of round 1 of the Community Batteries for Household Solar program.

In the October 2022–23 Budget, $224.3 million was allocated to deploy 400 community batteries across Australia. DCCEEW is administering the first round of the program, which includes 58 community batteries.

Work program portfolio

This potential Performance audit is featured in 1 annual audit work program portfolio: