Building Energy Rate

How long will a BER remain valid?

How long will a BER remain valid?

  A BER for a building will be valid for 10 years from the date of its being issued, unless there is a material change in the building in the meantime which could affect its energy performance – for example an extension to the building,…
How much will a BER cost?

How much will a BER cost?

  The amount of the BER fee will be determined by competition among BER assessors and is currently expected: generally not to exceed €300 for a new dwelling; and to be less than €300 for a standard dwelling in a housing estate or a standard…
Who will carry out the Building Energy Rating?

Who will carry out the Building Energy Rating?

  BERs will be carried out by specially trained BER assessors, registered by Sustainable Energy Ireland (SEI). A list of BER Assessors is available on the SEI website (www.sei.ie). BER assessors (usually building professionals like architects, engineers etc.) must have successfully completed a training programme.…