Often required by local planning authorities, a BREEAM assessment is required to demonstrate a certain level of sustainability for a development.
What is BREEAM?
BREEAM is an environmental and sustainable assessment process for new and existing buildings and will usually be required on:-
- Commercial buildings including offices, industrial and retail
- Multi-Residential buildings such as student accommodations and care-homes
- Public building for healthcare and education
- Domestic Refurbishment
The process involves an assessment against various design categories all with sub-categories:-
Energy & Water Use
Internal Environment (Health & Wellbeing)
How we can help? Our team of energy and sustainability experts can assist your development through pre planning, design stage and final certification at post construction review stage. Our proactive approach and use of simple guides and checklist means you are able to effortlessly build a new building regardless of the BREEAM level requirement.