On 1st November 2018 the Environment Agency has published the updated version of the Guidance on setting up a climate change agreement. This Guidance explains how to apply for a climate change agreement (CCA), information that is needed to provide when a company applies, and charges it will need to pay.
The CCA scheme closed to new entrant facilities on 31 October 2018. A company can still submit change of ownership applications for a facility that’s part of a current agreement. It can only add facilities undergoing a change of ownership to a new underlying agreement.
The Contents of the Guidance are the following:
- CCA application process summary
- CCA guidance document and application forms
- CCA application approval
- CCA charges
- Paying CCA charges
- CCA further guidance
Guidance – Setting up a climate change agreement (CCA), published on 1st November 2018.