Chairman of the RHI Inquiry announces launch of website

09 March 2017

The public inquiry into the non-domestic renewable heat incentive scheme (the RHI Inquiry) has today launched an Inquiry website. This includes an introductory statement by the Chairman, Sir Patrick Coghlin, which gives details of who is on the Inquiry team, where they will be based and where the oral hearings will be held. The website also gives further information on operating procedures and contact details.

The RHI Inquiry has been set up to investigate fully and report on the non-domestic renewable heating incentive scheme (the RHI Scheme). 

The Inquiry team is already conducting the necessary preparatory work and gathering of evidence in preparation for public hearings.

Notes to Editors

  1. The Inquiry website address is
  2. Extensive information on the proposed operation of the Inquiry may be found in the FAQs and protocols.
  3. The Terms of Reference for the Inquiry, which were announced by the then Minister of Finance (Máirtín Ó Muilleoir MLA) in the NI Assembly on 24 January 2017, are included on the Inquiry website.
  4. All media requests for information should be directed to Paula Dawson, who is a deputy to the Inquiry Secretary, at or by telephone on 028 9040 8940.