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Austria

Vienna, Austria, photo by Creativemarc
Policy Description:

Federal Act on the obligation to provide an Energy Performance Certificate for the sale and in-stock-transfer of buildings and use objects.

Enacted Date:
2012
Authority in Charge:
Austrian Federal Ministry of Justice
Tool Name:
Energy Performance Certificate
Building Types Affected Size Compliance Deadline
Single-Family, Multi-Family, Non-Residential ALL 2008-01-01
Public/Government ALL
Exemptions:
Coverage applies to new construction and existing-renovations.
Transparency:
Required Transparency:
Yes
Recipients:
Tenants, Buyers
Transparency Trigger:
Point of Transaction
Transparency Trigger Events:
Purchase/sell (required), Rent (required)
Reporting:
Required Reporting:
No

Utility Requirements/Support:

Utility Requirements/Support:
No

Verification:

Verification:
No

Compliance:

Compliance Enforcement:
Yes