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How can I find out more about the Green Deal Central Charge (GDCC) database?

If you would like to find out more information or if you have any queries about the GDCC, email the helpdesk at gdcc@gemserv.com or call 020 7090 1068.

Who has access to the Green Deal Central Charge (GDCC) database?

Approved Green Deal Providers, GDAA Finance Parties, Licensees, Remittance Processors and Distribution Businesses.

What is the Green Deal Central Charge database (GDCC) and why do I need access to it?

It is a database that contains all the charging information relating to Green Deal Plans. Green Deal Providers, Licensees and Remittance Processors will need access to the GDCC in order to set up and amend Green Deal Plans.

I am a Green Deal Provider/Remittance Processor, how can I receive information on MRA changes relating to the Green Deal?

To receive all MRA changes and information relating to Green Deal matters you may wish to apply to become a Green Deal Industry Participant (GDIP). Please take a took at the ‘Becoming a Green Deal Interested Participant (GDIP)’ sub-section in the Green Deal area of the website here.

When can Green Deal Providers gain access to the Green Deal Central Charge (GDCC) database?

Once you have been approved as a Provider by the Green Deal Oversight and Registration Body, have acceded to the GDAA and have a ‘live’ MPID, you will be able to gain access to the database. The Access Application and Access Agreements are found on the ‘GDCC Access’ page of the MRASCo Green Deal webpage.

How long does the MPID application process take?

It usually takes six to eight weeks. You can check submission deadlines and release dates on the Elexon website.

How do I apply for a Market Participant ID (MPID)?

Please visit the ‘GDCC Access Page’ on the Green Deal section of the MRASCo website for more information. Applicants are required to submit a GDFM1 or GDFM2 form (depending on if you are a new or existing market participant) to the GDCC@heldesk.com. Once you have been allocated an MPID you will be able to gain access to the Green Deal Central Charge (GDCC) database.

What is an MPID?

A Market Participant ID, or MPID, is 4 letter code denoting a market participant held in MDD at Elexon.

What is the MRA’s involvement with the government Green Deal initiative?

The MRA Service Company (MRASCo) looks after the Green Deal Central Charge (GDCC) database.