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Sharing Transparency for a More Efficient Future

Cyprus

Protaras, Cyprus, photo by Marcin Krzyzzak
Policy Description:

1) Regulations for the Energy Certification of Buildings (RAA164/2009); 2) Ministerial Order regarding the Certificate for the energy performance of buildings; 3) Ministerial Order regulating the methodology for the calculation of the energy performance of buildings (RAA414/2009); 4) Ministerial Order regulating the methodology for the calculation of the energy performance of buildings (RAA567/2007); 5) Regulations for the Exam Syllabus and the Exam fees (RAA260/2009); 6) Notification of the Inspectors for the monitoring of the implementation of the Laws governing the energy performance of buildings (RAA411/2009); 7) Law amending the Law regulating Roads and Buildings (Building Permit) (L101/2006): includes provisions for the energy performance certificate to be submitted for the building permit to be issued by the Buildings Authorities; 8) Law concerning the issuance of energy performance certificate for residential buildings (L30 (I)/2009); 9) Laws of 2006 and 2009 concerning the issuance of energy performance certificate for non-residents.

Authority in Charge:
The Energy Service, Ministry of Commerce Industry and Tourism
Tool Name:
Energy Performance Certificate
Building Types Affected Size Compliance Deadline
Single-Family, Multi-Family ALL 2010-01-01
Non-Residential ALL 2010-09-01
Public/Government Greater Than 1,000 Sq. Meters
Exemptions:
For public buildings, the rule applies to those buildings which are frequently visited.
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
Penalties for Non-Compliance:
Yes
Description:
Fine (must not exceed 8,550 €)