Minister of Environment, Planning and Infrastructure Strategy Marc Bean said the move was intended to expedite the process and encourage the adoption of renewable energy.

"The use of alternative and renewable sources of energy goes to the heart of sustainability, a development principle to which the Government is fully committed," Mr Bean said.

The Department of Energy also offers rebates to homeowners for both solar thermal and solar photovoltaic systems, provided homeowners work with a registered installer.

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