Display Energy Certificates
Display Energy Certificates (DECs) and the accompanying Advisory Report (AR) are a mandatory requirement for all public sector buildings greater than 1,000 m2 and have been since 2008 and greater than 500 m2 since January 2013 through the European Performance of Buildings Directive.
Whether it is your first DEC or the renewal of an expired DEC, we are is able to provide you with the required certificate and report.
DECs need to be renewed on an annual basis and ARs every 7 years and it is the responsibility of the occupier of the building to ensure that they are renewed each year.
There are penalties for not having a valid DEC and AR, these are £500 and £1000 respectively.
SEC provide more than simply the production of your DEC and AR we will:
Carry out an in-depth site survey identifying all of the issues affecting the energy efficiency of your buildings.
Provide you with a detailed opportunity report, expanding on the AR recommendations, giving details of projected costs and energy savings from both renewable and non-renewable opportunities.