Update on CfD Non-qualification window and the AR3 timeline

The EMR Delivery Body has announced that the CfD non-qualification submission window has now closed and that the non-qualification review assessment window has commenced. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of the review assessment on or before 30 July 2019. This means that Scenarios 1 and 2 of the AR3 timeline no longer apply. Read the full announcement here.

The timeline below no longer applies, see update 31 July 2019.

             

Description

Scenario 1:

Shortest Timeline - All qualify

Scenario 2:

No Review(s) raised

Scenario 3:

Review(s) raised and all qualified

Scenario 4:

No Appeal(s) raised

Scenario 5: Longest Timeline - Appeal(s) raised

 

CfD Allocation Application Window

29 May--18 June 2019

29 May--18 June 2019

29 May--18 June 2019

29 May--18 June 2019

29 May--18 June 2019

 

Qualification Assessment Window 

19 June--09 July 2019
(15 working days)

19 June--09 July 2019
(15 working days)

19 June--09 July 2019
(15 working days)

19 June--09 July 2019
(15 working days)

19 June--09 July 2019
(15 working days)

 
 

Applicants notified of outcome of Qualification Assessment

09 July 2019

09 July 2019

09 July 2019

09 July 2019

09 July 2019

 

Window for non-qualifying applicants to request a Non-Qualification Review

N/A- shortest timeline assumes all applicants qualify

10 July--16 July 2019

10 July--16 July 2019

10 July--16 July 2019

10 July--16 July 2019

 

Non-qualifying Review assessment: applicants notified of outcome (a “Non-Qualification Review Notice”) 

N/A- shortest timeline assumes all applicants qualify

N/A - scenario 2 assumes no Review(s) raised

17 July--30 July 2019

17 July--30 July 2019

17 July--30 July 2019

 

Window for non-qualifying applicants to request a Qualification Appeal

N/A- shortest timeline assumes all applicants qualify

N/A - scenario 2 assumes no Review(s) raised

N/A - scenario 3 assumes all qualify following Review(s)

31 July--7 August 2019

31 July--07 August 2019

 

Ofgem review Qualification Appeals 

N/A- shortest timeline assumes all applicants qualify

N/A - scenario 2 assumes no Review(s) raised

N/A - scenario 3 assumes all qualify following Review(s)

N/A - scenario 4 assumes no Appeal(s) raised

08 August 2019

 

Inform applicants if allocation process is required and invite sealed bids (if auction), i.e., issue Notice of auction

18 July 2019

25 July 2019

08 August 2019

16 August 2019

08 October 2019

 

Sealed bid window

19 July--25 July 2019

26 July--01 August 2019

09 August--15 August 2019

19 August--23 August 2019

09 October--15 October 2019

 

Run Allocation and Independent Audit process

26 July--12 August 2019

02 August--19 August 2019

16 August--03 September 2019

27 August--11 September

16 October--31 October 2019

 

CfD Notification (results go out)

15 August---16 August 2019

22 August--23 August 2019

06 September--09 September 2019

16 September--17 September 2019

05 November--06 November 2019

 

Contracts processed and distributed

19 August--02 September 2019

27 August--09 September 2019

10 September--23 September 2019

18 September--01 October 2019

07 November--20 November 2019

 

Sign contracts and return to LCCC

03 September--16 September 2019

10 September--23 September 2019

24 September--07 October 2019

02 October--15 October 2019

21 November--04 December 2019

 
             

Scenario legend:

           

Scenario 1: All applicants qualify

           

Scenario 2: No Review(s) raised by non-qualifying applicants

         

Scenario 3: Review(s) raised by non-qualifying applicants and all applicants qualify following Review

   

Scenario 4: No appeal(s) raised by non-qualifying applicants following Review

         

Scenario 5: Appeal(s) raised by non-qualifying applicants following Review