With the 6 star energy rating requirement now in force, it is even more important to seek advice early in the design process in order to minimise construction costs. Waiting until your planning is approved and your design process is completed can lead to nasty surprises, and cost blow-outs. Read More.
Most Melbourne metropolitan councils, and a growing number in regional Victoria and the urban fringe, now require a level of sustainability assessment as part of the application process for new developments. Read More.
The Building Code of Australia (BCA) and other regulatory requirements for energy efficiency and sustainability are constantly changing and can be complex and confusing. Read More.