Forest Leaf provide affordable, impartial Building Energy Ratings Certificates (BER Certs) for all new and existing residential dwellings throughout Ireland. Forest Leaf BER Certs also provide Building surveys, Pre-aquisition surveys and snag lists as well as having full professional indemnity and public liability insurance.
A building energy rating (BER cert) is a guide for how energy efficient your building is, with a scale of A – G. The most energy efficient buildings get a rating of A and so G is the least efficient buildings.
A BER Certificate has become compulsory for all homes that are being sold or rented in Ireland under the following scenarios:
- New homes where planning permission was applied for on or after 1st January 2007
- All homes for sale or rent on or before 1st January 2009