How To Comply With The EPC Regulations

This article has been updated to incorporate amendments made by The Energy Performance of Buildings (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016   Introduction   Since 6 April 2008, an energy performance certificate has bee required on rented property in England...

EPC Required Before Marketing

This entry is part 3 of 21 in the series Granting an Assured Shorthold TenancyEnergy Performance Certificate Before you begin marketing the property, you must have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). At the very least an EPC must be commissioned before marketing...

What’s Next for Green Deal?

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Green DealPrivate rented sector Tenants request to carry out energy efficiency improvements Section 46 Energy Act 2011 requires the Secretary of State to make regulations whereby a tenant will be able to request consent to...

Green Deal Forms of Acknowledgment

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the series Green DealGreen Deal – Forms of Acknowledgment There are two forms of acknowledgment, one if the green deal plan contains an early repayment term and one if no such term is contained in the green deal plan. As an early...

Green Deal Disclosure Requirements

This entry is part 10 of 13 in the series Green DealLandlord and Agent Duties Owners, landlords and their agents must follow strict disclosure and acknowledgement rules in relation to any property that has a green deal plan attached. Green deal provider must produce...