Form: Contracts for Difference, renewables obligation and small scale feed-in tariffs: apply for an exemption or compensation

Published 19 January 2016
Last updated 11 June 2020 + show all updates

  1. Exemption guidance updated – manufacture of grain milling products added to the list of eligible sectors, and removing the automatic requirement for an Independent Accountant’s Report.

  2. Exemption guidance and application form part 2 updated, to clarify the eligibility of UK applicants who have used electricity overseas or for non-UK production.

  3. Guidance and application form (part 1) updated.

  4. Documentation updated as a result of European Commission approval to move from FIT compensation to FIT exemption.

  5. August 2018 update to guidance.

  6. The renewables obligation has moved to an exemption and we have updated the guidance which previously applied only to Contracts for Difference. This guidance is effective from 1 April 2018.

  7. Updated application forms

  8. Updated guidance and forms added.

  9. Minor alterations to the application form (part 2) to ensure the regulations and the form are consistent.

  10. Updated application form.

  11. Updated application form (part 2) with new quarterly returns tab, adjusted application tab and other updates. Updated guidance document to reflect changes.

  12. Added the terms of engagement and proposed form for accountants’ reports (annexes B and C).

  13. First published.