Anyone can search the Registry for information on Accredited Certificate Providers, and Energy Savings Certificates (ESCs), including information on the creation, owners and surrender of ESCs.
To view information on the ESS Registry:
Anyone can self-register an ESS Registry account. Account owners can transfer and surrender ESCs.
To self-register an ESS Registry account:
Guidance on the use of the Registry can be found in the User Guide - Registry.
Self-registered accounts are initially limited to the number of certificates that can be held in the account. If more than 1000 certificates are held in the account the owner will not be able to transfer these certificates until the certificate holding limit has been removed.
Owners can apply to have the certificate holding limit removed.
To request removal of the Certificate Holding Limit:
Accounts for Accredited Certificates Providers (ACPs) are set up when the ACP is first accredited.
Accounts for Scheme Participants are set up when an organisation is first identified as having an obligation under the Scheme.