Regulation on Monitoring of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, 2012

Turkey Current 2012

This Regulation sets forth the principles and procedures of the tracing, verification and reporting of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions resulting from the operations listed in Annex I of the Regulation. The Regulation further stipulates the requirements of the institutions responsible for the verification of greenhouse gas emissions and provides for the authorization and accreditation of these institutions. Article 6 of this Regulation entered into force in January 2015, Article 7 in January 2016 and Article 11 will do so in January 2017.  



Industry sectors covered by the instrument

Specific sector/s

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large companies (listed & unlisted) - Mandatory monitoring and reporting by facilities that were characterized by certain activities:
Such facilities include oil refineries, certain steel and iron production plants, clinker facilities
above certain capacities, and large paper product factories.

Issuer type

Ministry of Environment

Type of instrument


Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


Project Partners