Research and analysis

Smart meter roll-out: cost-benefit analysis 2019

Detailed cost-benefit analysis of the smart meter roll-out in Great Britain.



The roll-out of smart meters is an important national modernisation programme that will bring benefits to consumers, businesses and the nation as a whole. This is the latest assessment of the costs and benefits of the smart meter roll-out based on the most up-to-date evidence from the programme.

The 2019 cost-benefit analysis updates and builds on the cost-benefit analysis published in November 2016.

Published 16 September 2019