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Germany

Frankfurt, Germany, photo by Canadastock
Policy Description:

Energy Saving Ordinance - “Energieeinsparverordnung” (EnEV 2009)

Authority in Charge:
Federal Ministry of Transport, Building, and Urban Development
Tool Name:
Energy Performance Certificate
Building Types Affected Size Compliance Deadline
ALL
Transparency:
Required Transparency:
Yes
Recipients:
Tenants, Buyers
Transparency Trigger:
Point of Transaction
Transparency Trigger Events:
Purchase/sell (on demand), Rent (on demand)
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