The timeline depends on how you have been requested to respond to CDP.
- Requested by investors only
Companies receive the request in February and must submit entirely by June 30.
- Requested by both investors and customers (see supply chain program)
Companies receive the investor request in February, and the supply chain request in early April. The main questionnaire must be submitted by June 30 and supply chain module by July 28.
Follow the step-by-step guide to submit both CDP climate change and CDP supply chain questionnaires.
The questionnaire is divided into several sections in order to fully understand the actions your company is undertaking to mitigate climate change risks.
This document explains each question in detail and includes what information to provide, the required format, and where to find tools or further information to construct your answer.
This includes the questionnaire, drafting word document, main guidance, scoring methodology, and ORS guidance.