BREEAM is the industry mark of best practice for sustainable refurbishment and fit-out. Projects currently seeking certification can be assessed as follows:
Please contact a licensed BREEAM International Assessor for further guidance on the appropriate scheme. BRE Global is also currently developing a separate refurbishment scheme which will initially be applied in the UK and may then be expanded internationally. You can find a BREEAM International Assessor on GreenBookLive.
If you would like to rate the operational performance of an existing building or portfolio of buildings, you can use BREEAM In-Use International.
BRE are currently consulting on the draft BREEAM International Refurbishment and Fit-out 2015 scheme. This will replace the existing BREEAM International version for refurbishment projects providing a dedicated version of BREEAM for sustainable refurbishment and fit-out projects around the world.
The scheme was revealed for the first time on 10th March at MIPIM in Cannes and is open for consultation until 10th April with comments welcome on the draft version. Comments should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The draft technical manual can be found here and a link to the consultation page is here. The new scheme will go live for assessments later in summer 2015 with a ‘go-live’ date to be announced after the draft consultation has closed.
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