Closed Consultations

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Consultation on the delivery plan for DCC Release 2.0

In the context of Release 2.0, it has been recognised that the plan that was agreed in October 2017 is now out of date and does not reflect the currently planned deliverables and milestones for the elements of Release 2.0 that remain outstanding. 

Closed :
30/07/2020
Changes to the CTSD and ETAD November 2020 SEC Release

This consultation is seeking views on the DCC’s proposed changes to the Common Test Scenarios Document (CTSD) and Enduring Testing Approach Document (ETAD) following the uplift to DUIS 4.

Closed :
05/08/2020
Further consultation on changes to the SMETS1 Supporting Requirements for Secure

DCC is consulting on further changes to be made to the SMETS1 Supporting Requirements Document related to the MOC Secure cohort.

Closed :
03/07/2020
Consultation on changes to the SMETS1 Supporting Requirements Document for Aclara

DCC is consulting on further changes to be made to the SMETS1 Supporting Requirements Document related to Aclara devices, which consultation will close on 03 July 2020.

Closed :
03/07/2020
SMETS1 Consultation on changes to the Incident Management Policy

On 18 May 2020, the DCC issued a consultation on changes the Incident Management Policy (IMP) regarding Telefonica UK Limited’s role as a SMETS1 Communications Service Provider.

Closed :
12/06/2020
November 2020 SEC Variation Testing Approach

DCC has been directed by the Secretary of State to develop a draft SEC Variation Testing Approach Document in respect of those variations to the SEC proposed to be made for the “BEIS Q4 2020” package of changes.

Closed :
10/06/2020
Consultation on the draft Testing Approach Document

DCC has published a consultation on the draft Testing Approach Document for the November 2020 SEC Release. The document defines the approach to testing changes to DCC Systems which arise as a result of a SEC Release.

Closed :
10/06/2020
Proposed changes to the Self-Service Interface RSMI Reporting Fix (SIP#3)

The Self-Service Interface (SSI) is a web-based portal which allows Users to obtain information about, and interact with, DCC Services.

Closed :
29/05/2020
Proposed changes to the Temporary Communications Hub Ordering Delivery Rules

The current UK Government social distancing guidance issued to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) means only essential Communications Hub installations are taking place.

Closed :
26/05/2020
Changes required to deliver against BEIS’ Q4 Package to be included in the November 2020 SEC Release

DCC is proposing changes to the DUIS and MMC to deliver against recent BEIS proposals to change the SEC.

Closed :
19/05/2020
SMETS1 Device Security Testing and Notification Period

On 28 April 2020, the DCC issued a consultation on changes to the TMAD related to security testing of SMETS1 Devices and notification periods.

Closed :
15/05/2020
Changes to the DCC Performance Measurement Methodology – SMETS1 measures

In this consultation, we are proposing the addition of SMETS1 performance measures.

Closed :
11/05/2020
EHS Consultation

DCC is consulting on amendments to the Error Handling Strategy (EHS). The amendment focuses on additions of EHS procedures for SMETS1 Response Codes.

Closed :
07/05/2020
Consultation on the changes to the SMETS1 Supporting Requirements Document

DCC is consulting on changes to be made to the SMETS1 Supporting Requirements Document related to the MOC Secure cohort.

Closed :
01/05/2020
Addition of the Device Alert 8F12 to the Exclusion List of SECMP0062

DCC is proposing to add device alert 8F12 to the exclusion list due to an existing problem with certain PPMID and Comms Hub combinations which generate 8F12 alerts every minute and could trigger Alert Storm protection.

Closed :
27/04/2020
Proposed changes to the Self-Service Interface required by SECMP0062 ‘Northbound Application Traffic Management – Alert Storm Protection’

As part of the solution for SECMP0062, a new dashboard in the Self-Service Interface (SSI) is being developed to show Service Users whether any Alert Storm Protection is currently active for any of their Devices. The purpose of this consultation is to consult on the dashboard.

Closed :
18/05/2020
Consultation on Migration Error Handling and Retry Strategy for MOC (MDS)

DCC has uplifted the baselined Migration Error Handling and Retry Strategy (MEHRS) version 1.1 to version 1.2 for this consultation to reflect the migration solution changes identified for the forthcoming MOC (MDS) Capability Release.

Closed :
14/04/2020
DCC consultation on TMAD for Secure

On 13 March 2020, DCC issued a consultation on a number of changes to the TMAD to support Secure. DCC invites comments using the provided response template by 1600 on Friday 03 April 2020 via consultations@smartdcc.co.uk.

Closed :
03/04/2020
Consultation on Migration Reporting Regime

DCC has uplifted the baselined Migration Reporting Regime Methodology v2.0 to version 2.8 for this consultation to reflect the migration solution changes identified for all the forthcoming Capability Releases.

Closed :
27/03/2020
Consultation on regulatory changes for SMETS1 Uplift 1.1

A consultation on changes to the SEC Variation Testing Approach Document for SMETS1 Services (SMETS1 SVTAD), SMETS1 Transition and Migration Approach Document (TMAD) and SMETS 1 Supporting Requirements (S1SR) to support the SMETS1 Uplift 1.1.

Closed :
13/03/2020