Changes to the Commercial Building Disclosure Program
From 1 July 2017, the mandatory disclosure threshold on commercial office buildings will be lowered from 2000 square metres to 1000 square metres. More information on the CBD Program can be found here, and information on how building owners can improve the energy efficiency of their building in preparation for a Building Energy Efficiency Certificate can be found here.
Latest News and Events
- Jul 07
Registrations are now open for the upcoming CBD Accredited Assessor Training to be held in Sydney on 7 July 2017.
- Jul 01
The fees for applying for an exemption or accreditation as a CBD Assessor will increase by $8 to $402 from 1 July 2017.
- Jul 01
A reminder that from 1 July 2017 the mandatory disclosure threshold on commercial office space will be lowered to 1000 square metres, and the level of application fees and penalty units will increase.
- Jun 12
- May 18
The Property Council of Australia, along with the CBD and NABERS teams are heading to Darwin on 18 May 2017 to discuss the upcoming changes to the CBD Program.
Did you know?
Since the Commercial Building Disclosure Program commenced:
- Over 5,000 Building Energy Efficiency Certificates (BEEC) have been issued
- Over 1,500 unique buildings have been captured by the Commercial Building Disclosure Program
- The average NABERS rating on a BEEC was 3 stars
- The average Nominal Lighting Power Density (NLPD) of tenancies was 12.5 W/m2
- The average number of active CBD assessors was 130.
For more information see the statistics page
* Note: data valid up until 30 June 2016