Archive for February, 2009

The end of data collection for Energy Performance Certificates?

Friday, February 20th, 2009

The CLG (Communities and Local Governments) has produced some guidance and proposed changes on the use of data collectors for issuing Energy Performance Certificates. The changes are very much inline with the concerns we hold and detailed in ‘Is your EPC carried out by a data collector?

The following has been circulated to the Accreditation Schemes for their and their members input though it seems unlikely that it will change to a large degree.


So you need a Commercial EPC in the North-East

Monday, February 16th, 2009

We have seen the rise of commercial EPC instructions within the North-East, especially within Newcastle and Sunderland over the past month. It has been pleasing to receive enquires mainly from commercial agents and solicitors acting on their now legal requirements though we are happy to work with individual owners direct.