Bonuses And Penalties

What are the bonuses and penalties?

Subject to administration costs, participating businesses will get back the money paid for their previous year’s allowances. This will be plus or minus a bonus or penalty depending upon their actual performance in the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme league table.

The bonus/penalty rates for the top and bottom placed participants in the league table have been set for the first five scheme years. The bonus/penalty rate for year six and beyond will be reviewed by the Government after the first five compliance years.

The maximum bonus or penalty for each year is:
Bonuses and penalties

What happens if a business doesn't comply with the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme?

Compliance with the scheme is a legal requirement for all qualifying businesses. The table below sets out the potential penalties if a business fails to comply:

Civil Penalties

Criminal Offences