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Streamlined energy and Carbon Reporting requirements

SECR stands for Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting. It's a UK government regulation requiring large businesses and certain other organisations to annually report on their energy use, greenhouse gas emissions and energy efficiency measures.


  • Implemented in 2019: Replaced the Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) scheme.
  • Applies to: Large companies, including charitable organisations and some limited liability partnerships.

SECR aims to increase awareness of energy usage and emissions, promoting sustainable practices within businesses operating in the UK.

  • Goals: Encourage energy efficiency, transparency in emissions, and cost reduction for businesses.
  • Reporting requirements: Include energy consumption, emissions data and details on implemented efficiency measures.