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Improving the energy efficiency of Australia's office buildings

We provide energy efficiency rating information to prospective purchasers and lessees of large commercial office space.

Read more about the CBD program


 Latest news & events

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End of Year Shutdown for CBD Program

Event Date: 24 December 2015

The CBD office will be closed from 12pm December 24th 2015 and will reopen on Monday, January 4th 2016.

Happy 5th Birthday CBD

On the 1 November 2015, the Commercial Building Disclosure (CBD) Program turned five!

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Unsolicited Offers

Changes to the CBD legislation will introduce a new category for Exemption for an Unsolicited Offer from 1 July 2015.

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Legislative Changes from 1 July 2015

Changes to the legislation establishing the CBD Program will be in force from 1 July 2015.

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New look BEEC from 1 July 2015

The BEEC will have a new look from 1 July 2015

 Did you know?

During the second year of full disclosure:

  • Close to 900 buildings across Australia were covered by a Building Energy Efficiency Certificate (BEEC)
  • Over 13 million square metres of office space were assessed for their energy efficiency
  • Over half of the buildings with more than one BEEC recorded a decrease in their total emissions

For more information see the statistics page.