Secondary navigation

Bill documents — Energy Act 2011

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Commons Energy Act 2011 c.16 19.10.2011

Bills

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 97 2010-12 - Commons Amendments | PDF version, 345KB 15.09.2011
Commons Bill 206 2010-12 as brought from the Lords (as amended in Public Bill Committee) | PDF version, 493KB 22.06.2011
Commons Bill 167 2010-11 (as brought from the Lords) | PDF version, 419KB 17.03.2011
Lords HL Bill 54 2010-11 (as amended on Report) | PDF version, 413KB 09.03.2011
Lords HL Bill 45 2010-11 (as amended in Grand Committee) | PDF version, 6MB 09.02.2011
Lords HL Bill 33 2010-11 as introduced | PDF version, 398KB 09.12.2010

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons Date
Commons Version of the bill, showing changes made in committee (PDF, 534KB) 22.06.2011

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords HL Bill 97 EN 2010-12 - Explanatory Notes on Commons Amendments (PDF, 5MB) 29.09.2011
Commons Bill 167 EN 2010-11 (explanatory notes to the Bill) | PDF version, 487KB 17.03.2011
Lords HL Bill 33 EN 2010-11 | PDF version, 263KB 09.12.2010

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved on Consideration of Commons Amendments as at 3 October 2011 04.10.2011
Lords Consideration of Commons Amendments as at 29 September 2011 30.09.2011
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 14 September 2011 14.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 12 September 2011 13.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 9 September 2011 12.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 7 September 2011 08.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 6 September 2011 07.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 2 September 2011 05.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 1 September 2011 02.09.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 20 July 2011 21.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 19 July 2011 20.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 18 July 2011 19.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 14 July 2011 15.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 13 July 2011 14.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 4 July 2011 05.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 30 June 2011 01.07.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 28 June 2011 29.06.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 22 June 2011 23.06.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 21 June 2011 22.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 20 June 2011 21.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 16 June 2011 17.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 16 June 2011 16.06.2011
Commons Notices of Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 14 June 2011 15.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 June 2011 14.06.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 10 June 2011 13.06.2011
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 9 June 2011 10.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 June 2011 09.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 7 June 2011 08.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 June 2011 07.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments given up to and including 2 June 2011 02.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 23 May 2011 24.05.2011
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 14 March 2011 15.03.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 11 March 2011 14.03.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 9 March 2011 10.03.2011
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 4th March 2011 07.03.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 1 March 2011 02.03.2011
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 28 February 2011 28.02.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 24 February 2011 25.02.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 23 February 2011 24.02.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 18 February 2011 20.02.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 17 February 2011 18.02.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved on Report as at 16 February 2011 17.02.2011
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 15 February 2011 16.02.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved on Report as at 10 February 2011 11.02.2011
Lords Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 4 February 2011 07.02.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 28 January 2011 31.01.2011
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 27 January 2011 28.01.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 25 January 2011 26.01.2011
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 24 January 2011 25.01.2011
Lords Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 21 January 2011 24.01.2011
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 20 January 2011 21.01.2011
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 18 January 2011 19.01.2011
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 17 January 2011 18.01.2011
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 14 January 2011 17.01.2011
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 13 January 2011 14.01.2011
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee as at 5 January 2010 06.01.2011

Selection of amendments: Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration on Report (revised) (PDF, 98KB) 14.09.2011
Commons Consideration on Report (PDF, 99KB) 13.09.2011
Commons Consideration in Public Bill Committee: Selection 5 (PDF, 95KB) 20.06.2011
Commons Consideration in Public Bill Committee: Selection 4 (PDF, 100KB) 15.06.2011
Commons Consideration in Public Bill Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 103KB) 13.06.2011
Commons Consideration in Public Bill Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 105KB) 08.06.2011
Commons Consideration in Public Bill Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 80KB) 07.06.2011

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 14 September 2011 | PDF version 15.09.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 21 June 2011 | PDF version, 247KB 22.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 16 June 2011 | PDF version, 107KB 17.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 14 June 2011 | PDF version, 128KB 15.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 June 2011 | PDF version, 105KB 10.06.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 June 2011 | PDF version, 88KB 08.06.2011

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Committee Stage Report 06.09.2011
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 04.05.2011

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Parliamentary news: Second reading of the Energy Bill [HL], have your say 20.05.2011

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House Written evidence Date
Commons Public Bill Committee written evidence (consolidated) (PDF, 866KB) 19.10.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by ESTA Energy Services and Technology Association (EN28) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Association of Controls Manufacturers (EN29) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Ombudsman Services (EN30) (PDF, 66KB) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Energy Action Scotland (EN31) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Danfoss (EN32) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by PhotonStar LED Group Plc (EN33) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by CALEBRE (EN34) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) (EN35) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Charlie Morris-Marsham (EN36) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by National Association of Rooflight Manufacturers (EN37) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Sustainable Uist (EN38) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) (EN39) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Ovo Energy (EN40) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Sustainable Uist (EN38) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) (EN39) (PDF, 144KB) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Ovo Energy (EN40) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by EDF Energy (EN41) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by The Gas Forum (EN42) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Bristol City Council (EN43) 23.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Julian Todd (EN25) 16.06.2011
Commons ssociated Memorandum submitted by Mayor of London and London Councils (EN26) 16.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Isothane Ltd (EN27) 16.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by the Country Land and Business Association (EN19) 15.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by the Industrial and Commercial Shippers and Suppliers Group (EN20) 15.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by the Local Government Group (EN21) 15.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by End Fuel Poverty Coalition (EN22) 15.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by the Glass and Glazing Federation (EN23) 15.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Sean Rush (partner, Memery Crystal LLP) (EN24) 15.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Wolseley UK (EN13) 09.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Age UK (EN14) 09.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Friends of the Earth England (EN15) 09.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Energy from Waste UK (EN16) 09.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Consumer Focus (EN17) 09.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Which? (EN18) 09.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by SmartestEnergy (EN01) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) (EN02) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Mary Scott (EN03) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Stag Energy (EN04) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by British Property Federation (BPF) and the UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) (EN05) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Builders Merchants’ Federation (BMF) (EN06) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Calor Gas Ltd (EN07) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Ecotricity (EN08) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Federation of Master Builders (FMB) (EN09) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by Centrica (EN10) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by SSE, formerly Scottish and Southern Energy (EN11) 08.06.2011
Commons Associated Memorandum submitted by E.ON (EN12) 08.06.2011

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Summary impact assessment (PDF, 124KB) 09.12.2010
Green Deal (PDF, 2MB) 09.12.2010
Making better use of energy performance data (PDF, 249KB) 09.12.2010
Obliging Ofgem to assess future electricity capacity requirements (PDF, 616KB) 09.12.2010
Gas Supply Emergency Arrangements (PDF, 686KB) 09.12.2010
Introduction of a Special Administration Regime for Electricity and Gas Supply Companies (PDF, 661KB) 09.12.2010
Home Energy Conservation Act 1995 (PDF, 560KB) 09.12.2010
Amendment to the Energy Act 2008 powers to implement and direct the rollout of smart meters (PDF, 278KB) 01.12.2010
Reform of the regime for resolving disputes over third party access to and for compulsory modifications of upstream petroleum infrastructure (PDF, 563KB) 01.12.2010
Continental Shelf (PDF, 583KB) 01.12.2010
Amendments to S46 Energy Act 2008 (PDF, 185KB) 01.12.2010
Impact Assessment (PDF, 205KB) 01.12.2010
Supplementary powers for the Coal Authority to sell its expertise on subsidence and treatment of contaminated water regarding non-mining situations (PDF, 205KB) 01.12.2010

Stay up to date

Keep up to date with the progress of Bills going through Parliament. Sign up for email alerts or use our RSS feeds.

Related information

Guide to the passage of a Bill

Find out what happens at each stage of a Public Bill’s journey through Parliament with the Passage of a Bill guide.

When does a Bill become law?

Explanation of what happens after Bills have been passed, and when laws may change.

Human rights

Do you have expertise or a special interest in human rights? The Joint Committee on Human Rights scrutinises the human rights implications of Government Bills.