Renewable electricity schemes privacy notice

Publication date
22nd May 2018
Information types
Policy areas

This privacy notice tells you what to expect when we process your personal information under the Renewable Electricity schemes administered by Ofgem. These are the Renewables Obligation (RO) scheme (including the RO in Northern Ireland (NIRO), and RO in Scotland (ROS)), Feed-In Tariff (FIT) scheme, Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin (REGO) scheme, Climate Change Levy exemption (CCL) scheme, and Non Fossil Fuel Obligation (NFFO) scheme, as well as the Offtaker of Last Resort (OLR) scheme.

It applies to information we process concerning:

  • Renewable Electricity scheme applicants, scheme participants, registered users of the Renewables & Combined Heat and Power (R&CHP) Register and the Central FIT Register (CFR), and other obligated persons.
  • Individuals who contact Ofgem with a query, for example a right of access request, regarding Renewable Electricity schemes.
  • People who sign up to receive the RO newsletter, Fuelling & Sustainability newsletter, CFR newsletter, or R&CHP newsletter.

To find out more information on how Ofgem processes personal data, refer to the Ofgem Privacy Policy.

This privacy notice was last updated on 14 May 2019.