MinMet Exemption - Core

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MinMet Exemption


Certain mineralogical and metallurgical processes are eligible for up to 100% exemption from the Climate Change Levy (CCL)

What is MinMet Exemption?

The Min-Met exemption scheme offers significant benefits over the more well-known Climate Change Agreements. The exemption is designed to ensure UK Energy Intensive Industries (EIIs) have the same tax treatment as EIIs in the EU, thereby reducing any distortion of competition.


  • Up to 100% CCL exemption
  • No energy and carbon reduction targets to achieve
  • No fees to your sector association to obtain your savings
  • Exemption can be backdated 4 years


If your energy consumption is related to any of the below fields you may be eligible:

  • Glass
  • Ceramic
  • Concrete
  • Brick
  • Tile
  • Clay
  • Cement
  • Stone Cutting
  • Metal Production
  • Metal Casting
  • Forging
  • Pressing
  • Stamping
  • Rolling
  • Metal Powders
  • Galvanising
  • Coating Metals

Core will assess your eligibility and where applicable will manage the application, monitoring and refund processes on your behalf.

Find out more

Interested in finding out more about MinMet exemption? Call us on 01422 880 180