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Operators should consult the preliminary list of EU ETS Administering Member States and contact the appropriate competent authority. If Ireland is the Administering MS operators should email the contact details (title, first name, last name, job title, email address, telephone number, and aircraft operator name) of an appropriate person within their organization who will deal with the monitoring and reporting requirements on their operation's behalf to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Aviation Contact Details - (Operator Name)". Note: It is very important to make early contact with the Irish EPA to ensure all mailshots with guidance and templates for the submission of monitoring plans are received.
Submission of annual emissions monitoring plan.
Submission of optional benchmarking plan (for operators who wish to apply for a free allocation).
Final date for approval of benchmarking and emissions plans.
Start of the benchmarking year for operators applying for a free allocation. This benchmarking year is the benchmarking year for the first two trading periods up to 2020.
Start of the first emissions monitoring year. Please note however that 2012 is the first monitoring year for which operators must surrender the correct number of allowances to cover their carbon dioxide emissions. Allowances must be surrendered on Registry accounts by April 30, 2013.
Deadline for submission of verified benchmarking data for applications for free allowances.
Deadline for mandatory submission of verified annual emissions data for preceding year.
Closing date for Member State to submit applications for free allowances to Commission.
Commission produces benchmark number for calculating emissions.
Regulator publishes final allocations to each operator.
Regulator issues allowances to operators.
End of first emissions reporting year for which allowances must be surrendered by operators.
Operators surrender the correct number of allowances from their Registry accounts to cover their carbon dioxide emissions for the previous year.
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