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About MCS

MCS is a mark of quality and demonstrates compliance to
industry standards that companies strive to meet. It highlights
to consumers that companies are able to consistently install
or manufacture to the highest quality every time.

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MCS Standards

MCS Technical Working Groups develop the MCS
standards, which are predominantly based on
international and European standards already
in existence.

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Consumer

The consumer area of this website is to help those
wanting to purchase an MCS certificated product or
find an MCS certificated installation company.

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Installers &
Manufacturers

In this area of the website you can find information on
the scheme benefits, the certification process for
installers and manufacturers and Certification Body details.

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Finance &
Incentives

Incentives are available for electricity-generating
installations (Feed-in Tariffs) and for heat-generating
installations (Renewable Heat Incentive).

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Welcome to the MCS website

Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) is an internationally recognised quality assurance scheme, supported by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. MCS certifies microgeneration technologies used to produce electricity and heat from renewable sources.

MCS is also an eligibility requirement for the Government's financial incentives, which include the Feed-in Tariff and the Renewable Heat Incentive. 

More information for those interested in buying and installing microgeneration products is available in the consumer area of this website, while companies who want to become MCS certified should visit the installer and manufacturer area of this website.