Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive privacy notice


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Non-Domestic RHI

This privacy notice tells you what to expect when we collect and process your personal information under the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme in Northern Ireland ("NI RHI"). It applies to information we process concerning:

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

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

To find out how we use data we collect outside of the NI RHI scheme, 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 Augthority, ("GEMA"). For ease of reference, this privacy notice refers to the administrative office of GEMA, "Ofgem" throughout.