Policy paper

Smart Metering Implementation Programme: progress report 2018

Government progress report for 2018 on the roll-out of smart meters in Great Britain.



This Progress Report for 2018 reports on the developments in the smart metering programme since December 2017 to the end of November 2018 and a forward look of activity for 2019. The report covers:

  • background to the programme
  • roll-out progress in 2018
  • how the programme is delivering for the consumer and ensuring that benefits are realised
  • ways in which the roll-out is encouraging learning and innovation
  • a look ahead to 2019

The annexes include a summary of the smart metering system and glossary of terms.

Published 20 December 2018