MCS – have your say

mcs_logoThe Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) is consulting on updates to many of the MCS standards and documents. Outlined below are some of the  documents being consulted on. There is a response form for each document that must be used if you want to provide any comments. These comments must be submitted to with the name of the document in the subject of the email.

For installers of biomass appliances the key consultation documents include:

  • MIS3004 – Biomass Standard
  • MCS008 – Product Certification Scheme Requirements – Biomass
  • MCS Domestic RHI Metering Guidance
  • MCS Scope – Consultation on 45kW Scope – Biomass

Solar thermal consultations include:

  • MIS3001 – Solar Heating Standard
  • MCS Scope – Consultation on 45kW Scope – Solar Thermal

A full list of consultations currently available can be found on the Microgeneration Certification website. All comments must be submitted by 31st October 2013 and must be submitted using the response forms available on the MCS website.

HETAS offer MCS installer registration for both biomass and solar thermal technologies along with MCS product approval for biomass appliances. To find out more about installer registration speak to Jo Courtney-Wiggins on 01242 681907 or email

Manufacturers interested in product approval should contact Brian Bailey on 01242 682042 or email

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