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Climate Change Agreements scheme extension and reforms for any future scheme - consultation

HM Treasury and BEIS would "like your views on proposals to:
  • extend the current climate change agreements (CCA) scheme by 2 years, through:
  • the addition of a new Target Period, from 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2022
  • extending certification for reduced rates of CCL for participants meeting obligations under the scheme to 31 March 2025
  • re-open the scheme, allowing eligible facilities not currently participating to apply to join
In addition we’re seeking your initial views on potential reforms were there to be a future CCA scheme.

The consultation is open to anyone, but in particular we’d like views from:

  • sector associations and business which participate in the scheme
  • operators of facilities not currently in the scheme that may be eligible
  • organisations such as trade associations, NGOs, consultants and academia and other bodies who have an interest in the scheme
  • The CCA scheme operates on a UK-wide basis.

16 April 2020 - consultation opened 

11 June 2020 - consultation closes 

31 July 2020 - outcome published

Policy milestone details


Start date: 2020-4-16

End date: 2020-7-31

Countries: UK -

Milestone source: Link to consultation website

Milestone type: Consultation/call for evidence

Sector: Environment -

Subjects: Climate change -

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