Policy paper

Smart Metering Implementation Programme: progress report 2018

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


Smart Metering Implementation Programme: progress report 2018

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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