Useful Links for our clients
The New South Wales Department of Planning and Environment is a department of the New South Wales Government responsible for effective and sustainable planning to support the growth in the state of New South Wales, Australia.
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
Information about the body responsible for developing and managing a uniform, national approach to building codes and building standards.
BASIX is one of the strongest sustainable planning measures to be undertaken in Australia. BASIX aims to make all residential dwelling types in NSW energy and water efficient.
NABERS is a national rating system that measures the environmental performance of Australian buildings, tenancies and homes. Put simply, NABERS measures the energy efficiency, water usage, waste management and indoor environment quality of a building or tenancy and its impact on the environment.
The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) is an authority on sustainable buildings and communities – accelerating the transformation of Australia.
Your Home is your guide to building, buying or renovating a home. It shows how to create a comfortable home with low impact on the environment – economical to run, healthier to live in and adaptable to your changing needs.
The Building Designers Association of Victoria is an industry association, which represents building design and drafting professionals.
The Association of Building Sustainability Assessors is a non-profit industry organisation committed to improving the sustainability of Australian homes and buildings.
EnergyPlus™ is a whole building energy simulation program that engineers, architects, and researchers use to model both energy consumption—for heating, cooling, ventilation, lighting and plug and process loads—and water use in buildings.
Current version for 6 January 2017 to date (accessed 25 May 2017 at 19:39). Legislation on this site is usually updated within 3 working days after a change to the legislation.
This version of the legislation is compiled and maintained in a database of legislation by the Parliamentary Counsel's Office and published on the NSW legislation website, and is certified as the form of that legislation that is correct under section 45C of the Interpretation Act 1987.