BuildingRating

Sharing Transparency for a More Efficient Future

Czech Republic

Prague, Czech Republic, photo by Oleksiy Mark
Policy Description:

1) Law 406/2000 Coll. (or the later integrated version 406/2006 Coll.) 2) Decree 148/2007 Coll.

Authority in Charge:
Ministry of Industry and Trade
Tool Name:
Energy Performance Certificate
Building Types Affected Size Compliance Deadline
Single-Family, Multi-Family, Non-Residential, Public/Government ALL 2009-01-01
Exemptions:
These regulations are mandatory for major renovations. “Major renovation” in the sense of Decree 148/2007 Coll. Energy Performance of Buildings means, for buildings with more than 1000 m² of floor area, that: 1. at least 25 % of the surface area of the building envelope shall be reconstructed OR 2. a change of building services systems causes at least a 25 % change of the total energy consumption.
Transparency:
Required Transparency:
No
Notes:
In 2011, in case of renting or selling of house, flat or other unit, energy performance certificates are not required (this should be changed with the new version of the decree 148/2007 Coll.).
Reporting:
Required Reporting:
No

Utility Requirements/Support:

Utility Requirements/Support:
No

Verification:

Verification:
No

Compliance:

Compliance Enforcement:
Yes
Penalties for Non-Compliance:
Yes
Description:
Issuer could lose his accreditation; fine of up to 200k EUR