If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a
version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
This guidance gives a comprehensive overview of ESOS. It details:
which organisations qualify for this mandatory scheme
what qualifying organisations need to do to comply
how organisations should notify the Environment Agency that they are compliant
The attachment about complying with the ESOS has been updated.
New version 4 of document: Inclusion of enforcement position and link to the Environment Agency's Enforcement and Sanctions Guidance in Section 9.1. Inclusion of references to this position in sections 2.1 and 8.1. Annex B - Clarification in Q18 of the notification that the number entered should only include 'active' entities.
- Clarification of Q25 and additional answer added to reflect enforcement position.
Minor wording changes have been made and some additional paragraphs of text added to this guidance and these are referenced in the version control table in the document.
Minor changes have been made to the guidance document. The version control table in the document contains further information.