Code for Sustainable Homes Assessment
As Code for Sustainable Homes assessors, and our extensive knowledge of the construction industry, Encon Associates are able to deliver the aims of The Code by providing guidance on the construction of high performance homes built with sustainability in mind.
We are experienced code assessors having delivered many schemes to a minimum of Code Level 3, Encon Associates are ideally placed to assess your scheme to the new mandatory minimum levels of performance across all issues including:
- Energy efficiency /CO2
- Water efficiency
- Surface water management
- Site Waste Management
- Household Waste Management
- Use of Materials
Code for Sustainable Homes assessment phases
Code assessments are carried out in two phases:
- An initial assessment and interim certification is carried out at the design stage
- Final assessment and certification is carried out after construction see below
We also offer a Pre-Assessment service to assess the environmental impact of your proposed development prior to work commencing on site.
Additional Code for Sustainable Homes credit service
As well as offering pure code assessment services, Encon Associates are able to offer many additional design and advisory services to help your development achieve your desired Code Level including:
IES TaP for Code for Sustainable Homes
When using Encon Associates as your Code assessor, the IES TaP for CSH tracking system will be used throughout the project to provide evidence tracking, project management, progress reporting.
You can read more about IES TaP and the benefits it brings to your Code for Sustainable Homes project.