Documents and videos

Subject to parliamentary approval, new regulations will be coming into effect in spring 2018. For information on what the Government changes mean for you, please see our webpage changes to the scheme.

This library contains links to all of the guides and videos related to the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI).

Video guides A to Z

  1. Do I need metering?
  2. Heating systems
  3. Taking and submitting meter readings
  4. Tariff rates

Documents A to Z

  1. Alternative metering arrangements template for biomass in the Domestic RHI
  2. Alternative metering arrangements template for heat pumps in the Domestic RHI
  3. Annual report issue 1
  4. Annual report issue 2
  5. Annual report issue 3
  6. Case studies
  7. Domestic RHI Newsletter Issue 10 (6 July, 2016)
  8. Essential Guide for Applicants
  9. Essential Guide for Installers
  10. Essential Guide to metering
  11. Essential Guide to Optional Monitoring - Metering and monitoring service package
  12. Evidence for insulation exemption template
  13. FAQ about Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)
  14. FAQ for Applicants
  15. FAQ for Biomass Sustainability
  16. FAQ for Installers
  17. FAQ for Registered Social Landlords
  18. Factsheet: Biomass sustainability and the Domestic RHI
  19. Factsheet: Do I need metering for the Domestic RHI?
  20. Factsheet: Domestic or Non-domestic?
  21. Factsheet: ErP and the Domestic RHI
  22. Factsheet: I have a newly built house. Am I eligible?
  23. Factsheet: Important changes to the Domestic RHI scheme
  24. Factsheet: Introduction to the Domestic RHI
  25. Factsheet: Metering and monitoring service package for the Domestic RHI
  26. Factsheet: Tariffs and payments
  27. Factsheet: Third party finance and ownership arrangements
  28. Factsheet: Understanding renewable heating offers
  29. Helpsheet: Domestic RHI application form questions
  30. Helpsheet: Guide to MyRHI for the Domestic RHI
  31. Helpsheet: How to complete and submit your annual declarations
  32. Helpsheet: How to submit a meter reading
  33. Helpsheet: What to do if your application is in review
  34. Installer checklist
  35. Installer metering questions for biomass
  36. Installer metering questions for heat pumps
  37. Joint ownership authorisation letter
  38. MMSP Checklist for Biomass
  39. MMSP Checklist for Heat Pumps 
  40. Organisation authorised representative letter
  41. Privacy policy
  42. Product Eligibility List
  43. Product eligibility template
  44. Quarterly report issue 1
  45. Quarterly report issue 2
  46. Quarterly report issue 3
  47. Quarterly report issue 4
  48. Quarterly report issue 5
  49. Quarterly report issue 6
  50. Quarterly report issue 7
  51. Quarterly report issue 8
  52. Quarterly report issue 9
  53. Quarterly report issue 10
  54. Quarterly report issue 11
  55. Quarterly report issue 12
  56. Quarterly report issue 13
  57. Quarterly report issue 14
  58. Reference document
  59. Review request form
  60. Terms and conditions
  61. Who are the Domestic RHI’s first 1,000 participants?
  62. Who are the Domestic RHI’s first 10,000 participants?

Next steps

To find out more, see:

Thinking about applying?

Already a participant?

Publications and updates

  • Published: 8th Feb 2018
  • Factsheets, Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
This factsheet outlines the different situations where it's compulsory for people who want to join the Domestic RHI to install meters to receive tariff payments

  • Published: 8th Feb 2018
  • Factsheets
  • 1 Associated documents
This factsheet gives information about an optional type of metering that you can register for that works similarly to a service contract.

  • Published: 29th Nov 2017
  • Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
This document contains answers to questions about Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs).

  • Published: 29th Nov 2017
  • Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
This document contains answers to FAQs for Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) intending to apply for the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive.

  • Published: 28th Nov 2017
  • News and blogs
  • 1 Associated documents
This is Issue 13 of the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Newsletter.

  • Published: 24th Nov 2017
  • Charts and data, Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
This quarterly report provides an update on the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from 01 August 2017 to 31 October 2017.

  • Published: 8th Nov 2017
  • News and blogs
  • 1 Associated documents
This is Issue 13 of the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Newsletter.

  • Published: 11th Oct 2017
  • Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
If you're applying to the Domestic RHI, read about the joining requirements, the application process and the rules you must stick to once you're on the scheme.

  • Published: 5th Oct 2017
  • Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
This document covers key topics within the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive which need a more detailed explanation.

  • Published: 5th Oct 2017
  • Guidance
  • 1 Associated documents
Thinking of applying to a biomass boiler or stove? Read these FAQs relating to biomass, BSL, and sustainability requirements.

Pages