We are key to the successful running of the electricity industry. Our expertise and insight – along with our 20 years of experience – allows companies to trade, supply and operate within the market.

As a trusted, independent and reliable market expert we continuously look to evolve and innovate so that customers and consumers can feel the benefit.

We are a not-for-profit entity, funded by electricity market participants. Any funds we have left over from our budget is always returned to market participants.

Elexon explained

Elexon in numbers

Here is what we do at Elexon and how what we do impacts the industry:

market participants served
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new parties enter the market in 2018/2019

Finances, reports and policies

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As a not-for-profit company we want to guarantee we deliver value for money as well as be approachable and clear about out finances.

We also have a number of policies and reports that demonstrate our approach and progress.

Governance and Leadership team

The company is governed by the Elexon Board, who oversee the strategic and operational delivery to ensure an outstanding service for our customers.They also review overall management of the organisation.

The Executive team are responsible for day-to-day management and ensure that Elexon delivers to the highest quality.

Get a comprehensive overview of how we are run, who the Executive and Board are and our various policies.

BSCCo’s governance: The Knight Review

Modification P324, implemented on 11 November 2016, proposed introducing changes to BSCCo’s governance arrangements. This was in order to address the issues identified in the Knight Review, an independent review of Elexon’s governance arrangements jointly commissioned by the BSCCo Board and the BSC Panel.


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We monitor and respond to industry-wide consultations that may have an impact on the provisions in the BSC, on Elexon or — through Elexon — on our customers.

Many of our consultations are responses to other activities or consultations made by other industry parties.


We have been very diligent about how we handle the COVID-19 pandemic and the impact it has had on colleagues and the industry.

Our approach has been a proactive one, whilst also taking into consideration Government advice. This page will detail what measures and guidance are currently in place.

As part of our ongoing efforts to manage our office environment during the COVID-19 pandemic we have undertaken reviews of our facilities and office processes to ensure we are providing a safe working environment for our colleagues and for any visitors to the London office.

Culture and values

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Elexon is keen to develop a positive working culture for our colleagues and for them to be a large part of creating that experience.

As well as our positive culture, you can also find out about our values, equality and diversity and our corporate and social responsibility.