Renewable electricity schemes privacy notice

Guidance

Publication date

Scheme name

  • CCL
  • FIT
  • REGO
  • RO
  • SEG

This privacy notice tells you what to expect when we process your personal information under the Renewable Electricity schemes and orders 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, the Smart Export Guarantee (SEG), 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.

Data Controller

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. 

Your information

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