Supply Chain Plan guidance

Details of the Supply Chain Certificate application process.


Supply chain guidance

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Applicants are reminded that the total length for supply chain plans has been extended from 30 to 40 slides in the document.

A supply chain certificate is needed for projects which are >=300MW to prove eligibility to apply into a CFD allocation round. This guidance sets out details of how projects which are >=300MW can apply for a supply chain certificate and how such requests are assessed.

Published 9 November 2016
Last updated 25 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Document reflects a revised maximum number of pages applicants can complete.
  2. First published.