Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive privacy notice


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Domestic RHI

This privacy notice tells you what to expect when we collect and process your personal information under the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (DRHI) scheme in Great Britain. It applies to information we process concerning:

  • Scheme applicants and participants, registered users of the DRHI Register (MyRHI), and installations of renewable heating systems
  • People who contact Ofgem with a query or information request (e.g. a right of access or freedom of information request) regarding the DRHI scheme
  • People who sign up to receive our newsletters

This privacy notice only covers the processing of information relating to Ofgem’s administration of the DRHI scheme.

To find out how we use data we collect outside of the NDRHI and DRHI schemes, and for more information on how Ofgem processes personal data, refer to the Ofgem Privacy Policy.


The controller for the processing of any personal information as outlined in this privacy notice is the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority, (GEMA). For ease of reference, this privacy notice refers to the administrative office of GEMA, "Ofgem" throughout.