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The Assessment of Energy Performance of Non-domestic Buildings (Scotland) Regulations 2016

Aims to reduce emissions and energy use in existing non-domestic buildings.

It introduces a requirement for owners of non-domestic buildings (those over 1,000 m² in area) to undertake an assessment of the greenhouse gas emissions and energy performance of their building if they intend to sell or lease the property.

This will identify improvement targets for the building.

The building owner must then produce a plan that will achieve these targets. Improvement must be completed within 42 months of the sale or lease of the building.

The Assessment of Energy Performance of Non-domestic Buildings (Scotland) Regulations 2016

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