Guidance

Trading electricity from 1 January 2021

How cross-border trading and supply of electricity will be affected from 2021.

The UK has left the EU

This page tells you what you'll need to do from 1 January 2021. It'll be updated if anything changes.

You can read about the transition period.

Documents

Details

Find out how the following will be affected:

  • cross-border electricity trading
  • industry participants and other stakeholders

Last updated 16 October 2019

Updated information regarding legislation for the Single Electricity Market (SEM) in Northern Ireland.

9 August 2019

Added summary of actions.

25 March 2019

Updated information on market access rules for interconnectors, tariffs and the Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency (REMIT) regime.

Published 12 October 2018
Last updated 6 November 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated with the latest advice from regulators.

  2. Updated information regarding legislation for the Single Electricity Market (SEM) in Northern Ireland.

  3. Updated information on market access rules for interconnectors, tariffs and the Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency (REMIT) regime.

  4. First published.