Clean Energy Regulator is as in http://ret.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/ System means solar power system. Installation address is the premises where the system is to be installed. AS means Shah & Sil Pty Ltd trading as AppSolar ABN 72 607 758 501 STCs means the Small-Scale Technology Certificates.
2. Customer Declarations:
2.1. You are over the legal age of 18 years.
2.2. You are one of the registered owners of the property at the installation address and your name is on the title deed of the installation address.
2.3. You are never received or have never been approved for any rebate, financial assistance solar credit or small-scale technology certificate (STCs) for small generation solar power system at the installation address.
3. Payment & STC’s:
3.1. AS must have the final payment prior to OR on the day of the installation by Credit Card or Cheque. If you prefer Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT), the transaction must be completed 48 Hours prior to installation and you must provide us with written proof of the transfer. The customer must provide Credit Card details/cheque/EFT Receipt to Installer prior to the Installation. Installation will not be carried out unless we have received payment.
3.2. You are agreeing to pay AS the STC’s as part payment for your system. The STC’s will be paid directly to AS or an AS Agent. If the office of Clean Energy Regulator (http://ret.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/) determines you are not eligible to receive STC’s, and therefore AS is unable to receive the STC’s as part payment, you will be liable to pay AS the value of the STC’s, as determined by market rates.
3.3. If you are not eligible for STC’s, or if you wish to claim the STC’s incentive yourself, the complete payment (including trading costs of STC’s) of the system is due before installation.
3.4. You acknowledge that if you breach any conditions of the STC’s incentive regulations, you may be financially liable to the Office of Clean Energy Regulator (http://ret.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/). If you commit any breach of the incentive regulation, you acknowledge that AS will not be liable to you.
3.5. AS or An AS Agent will arrange for the complete documentation and processing of the sale of STC’s. You acknowledge that price of STC’s is governed by market movements and the REC guidelines. If the market price falls below a certain price, AS may decide to delay the installation until the price rises to a higher level. AS may also refuse to carry out installation and refund you complete deposit. If the market price follows below the certain price, as determined by AS at its absolute discretion.
3.6. If you fail to pay any amount that is due and payable under this agreement, AS will be entitled to charge interest on the unpaid amount at 2.5% plus the administration fee of $220. You will also have to pay as any costs associated with the recovery of such unpaid amounts.
3.7. Title and ownership of the solar system will vet in you upon AS receiving complete payment from you for the cost of the solar system.
3.8. Failure to pay the complete amount may result in AS taking legal action against you and it will void all warranties.
4. Authority of access to property
4.1. You authorise AS and its contractors, employees and installers. Full access to the property at all reasonable times to carry out all work associated with the installation of your solar system including site Inspections, the signing of required paperwork, the delivery and installation of the PV Solar system, and connection to the grid.
4.2. Your co-operation is required to enable site inspections/installation to occur at the earliest possible time that is convenient to AS.
5. Liabilities and Risk
5.1. The ownership and insurance risk of the PV solar system passes to you upon installation and AS receiving full payment for the solar system. It is your responsibility to ensure that your property insurance adequately covers the cost of your PV solar system.
5.2. You acknowledge AS accepts no liability or responsibility for your STC’s incentive as administered by the Office of Clean Energy Regulator (http://ret.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/)
5.3. You acknowledge AS accepts no liability or responsibility for your STC’s Bonus, also known as the “feed in tariff incentive” as administered by the relevant State or Territory government.
5.4. AS accepts no responsibility for any damage or loss caused to your property by the installer that has not been caused by the installer’s negligence. All AS installers are subcontractors who are required by AS to have appropriate third-party damage insurance, under relevant state and territory laws. AS will work with you and the installer to rectify any damage caused to your property by the installer’s negligence.
5.5. You acknowledge that AS will not be responsible for any damage caused to old and brittle roofing tiles that may be cracked or damaged during installation.
5.6. AS accepts no responsibility for any additional costs associated if you need to obtain an upgrade of your existing meter box or the installation of a new gross/net meter. AS will not be liable for any unexpected cost that may arise in relation to the removal and handling of asbestos at your property in relation to the installation of the solar system.
6.1. AS quote does not include the costs of any wiring or any associated work required to connect your inverter to a meter box that is remotely located from the inverter. (i.e. where the meter box is not attached to the same structure as the inverter such as the house or the garage.) If the meter box is located remotely from the inverter location and such costs are not provided for in the relevant AS quote, you will be required to arrange and pay for the performance of this electrical work separately from installation of the solar system.