The Renewable Energy Consumer Code may appoint an Appeals Panel as and when required, in line with the Bye-Laws. The Bye-Laws provide that the Appeals Panel shall comprise at least 3 Panel Members the majority of whom, including the Chairman, should be Independent Panel Members. They may also be Supervisory Panel Members. No Appeals Panel Member should have served as a member of the Non-Compliance Panel in relation to a matter under consideration.
The Appeals Panel should determine any appeals in line with the procedure set out in Clause 8 of the Bye-Laws.