BASIX certificate & NatHERS certification
The Building Sustainability Index (BASIX) certification is required for all development proposals within NSW.
Generally used for certification of less complex developments; Certification includes:
- Water efficiency
- Thermal comfort (heating & cooling)
- Energy efficiency
FirstRate5 Energy Rating
Enables designers and thermal performance assessors to generate energy ratings for a home:
We provide energy rating for"
- New houses
- Alterations and additions
- Existing residential
The Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS) is a star rating system (out of ten) that rates the energy efficiency of a home, based on its design. A star rating could be used to assist with:
- Reducing power and energy bills.
- Display the energy efficiency (star rating) when selling or leasing a property.