Australian Refrigeration Council

Helping connect businesses to customers

Australian Refrigeration Council

The peak industry body for the climate control sector.

Australian Refrigeration Council

Our Vision - A safe, environmentally friendly and dynamic climate control industry.

How can the ARC help your business?

How we help industry and consumers


Stability for industry: ARC to continue supporting industry through licence scheme

The Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC) has been re-awarded the contract for administration of the refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) licence scheme, for up to nine years. The ARC has administered the scheme successfully – in partnership with industry and Government – since its inception in 2005.


World Ozone Day – September 16

September 16 is internationally known as World Ozone Day. The ozone layer protects life on Earth by absorbing ultra-violet (UV) radiation from the sun.


ARC Free tool for ‘Fridgies’ of the future

Trainee licence holders undertaking the first year of a refrigeration and air-conditioning (RAC) apprenticeship will be supplied with a digital temperature sensor that will be available free, courtesy of the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC).


NSW RAC businesses to benefit from $40 million energy efficiency initiative

The ARC has been working with the NSW Government to assist them in developing a framework to deliver more than $40 million in incentives for consumers to upgrade their air conditioning and refrigeration to more energy efficient models.