What is SMICoP Ltd?
The SMICoP itself has no framework agreement within it with regards to how the costs of administering the code are met. In order to ensure the Code Administrator and Auditor are in place, SMICoP Ltd was established for it’s Members to prepare, manage and fund these activities.
SMICoP Ltd is essentially the corporate vehicle responsible for ensuring the proper, effective and efficient implementation and ongoing management of the Code. The company’s role is to administer SMICoP and undertake any development activities required by the industry within the scope of the Code. SMICoP Ltd delivers this requirement through an outsourced commercial service contract with ElectraLink Limited.
The SMICoP Ltd Articles of Association set out the rules of operation for the Company.
Do I need to become a SMICoP Ltd Member?
It is mandatory that all SMICoP Members with more than 50,000 Customers (being Domestic Customers and/or Micro Business Customers) become a SMICoP Ltd Member. For Suppliers with less than 50,000 customers, becoming a Member is optional.
How do I become a Member?
To become a SMICoP Ltd Member please complete a SMICoP Ltd Application form and SMICoP Supplier Constituency Self-Declaration form. These are available on the Guidance, Forms and Templates page.
How are the costs of SMICoP Ltd allocated across members?
SMICoP Ltd costs are distributed based on market share, with the customer numbers declared in your Self-Declaration form used as the basis for calculations.
How can I view the SMICoP Ltd articles of association?
The Companies House website is publicly available and contains the articles of association and financial reports for SMICoP Ltd https://beta.companieshouse.gov.uk/company/09136180
Who are the SMICoP Ltd members?
|BES Utilities Holding Ltd|
|BE 2020 LIMITED|
|British Gas Trading Limited|
|Bulb Energy Limited|
|E (Gas and Electricity) Limited|
|E.on Energy Solutions Ltd|
|Ecotricity Group Limited|
|EDF Energy Customers Limited|
|Electricity Plus Supply Ltd (Utility Warehouse)|
|ENGIE Power Limited|
|ESB Energy Limited|
|Shell Energy UK Limited (Hudson Energy Supply UK Limited)|
|Igloo Energy Supply Limited|
|Npower Group Limited|
|Octopus Energy Limited|
|Opus Energy Ltd|
|Ovo Energy Ltd|
|Pure Planet Limited|
|Scottish Power Energy Retail Ltd|
|Shell Energy Retail Ltd|
|SSE Energy Supply Limited|
|Together Energy (Retail) Ltd|
|Total Gas & Power Limited|
|Utilita Energy Ltd|
|Utility Point Limited|