Selling Electricity to Consumers: What Are Your Options?

Publication date
27th February 2020
Information types
Policy areas

The Innovation Link frequently speaks to people who want to enter the retail electricity market with non-traditional business models and sell electricity to customers. This guide provides an overview of the main options available for selling electricity and the key regulatory issues you’ll need to consider.

Normally, supplying electricity requires a licence and to do so without one is illegal. However, in certain circumstances, which we cover in this guide, you may not need a supply licence. The guide explains key aspects of electricity supply and licencing rules, and where to find more information.