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Non Domestic Lodgements Now Faster Our new Non Domestic lodgement service is now live. The tool cuts the time to lodgment for users by minimising the number of screens and clicks required for completing the process. Look out for a more user-friendly interface as well as useful user prompts and enhanced address search. See our Non Domestic Training Link to download the Service (members only)
Not one but TWO Samsung Galaxy Tabs to be won Don’t forget, every completed online or printed customer feedback questionnaire we receive is now being entered into a monthly random prize draw to win TWO Samsung Galaxy Tabs – that’s one for the named assessor and one for the customer who submitted it. The first draw took place on Monday 31st March and tabs are now on their way to the lucky winners below: Winning
Reduction in fees for lodging documents on the Energy Performance of Buildings Registers All Accreditation Schemes have been notified by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) of a reduction in fees for lodging documents on the Energy Performance of Buildings Registers for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Fees will be amended from £1.67 to £1.30 for a domestic lodgement and from £11.81 to £9.73 for a non-domestic lodgement. These new fees will come
The world’s first long-term financial support programme for renewable heat The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has today announced the launch of the new scheme which offers cash incentives to households using renewable heating systems in their homes. This is the first Government scheme to offer long term financial support for renewable heat, offering homeowners payments to offset the cost of installing low carbon systems in their properties. To read the full release please
Demo the software today We have made substantial improvements to our Design SAP 2012 software to ensure that it complies with the New Part L1 of the Building Regulations which came into effect yesterday. Elmhurst’s is one of the first compliant solutions to market, providing new professional and accurate SAP calculations for the construction industry, click here to demo the software today. More information If you would like more information on the new Building Regulations
Keep up to date The GDOrb, the organisation that administers the Green Deal on behalf of DECC, has announced proposed changes to the Green Deal Code of Practice and Assessor Specification documents which, if approved, will take effect on 19th June. What you should do There is no requirement to take any immediate action. However you should make yourself familiar with the changes (below) before 19th June so that you are able to amend
Elmhurst is pleased to announce the release of our 2013 Annual Report. This edition of the Annual Report covers the 12 month period between the1st January 2013 to the 1st December 2013 and provides a summary of the organisation over the period. To download the full report click here.
The widely used SAP software is due for release on 7th April After extensive testing to ensure that the new software complies with the New Part L1 of the Building Regulations we are pleased to announce that Elmhurst’s Design SAP 2012 software is approved. This achievement is the latest evolution of Elmhurst’s established and widely used SAP Software which is popular throughout the industry with consultants, house builders and Building Control Bodies. The approval was
Book before the 31st March We are offering a Domestic Energy Assessor course and a Non Domestic Energy Assessor course for which you can access a varying amount of funding from Skills Development Scotland when booked and trained before the 31st March 2014. Domestic Energy Assessor (DEA) The Domestic course allows those with no prior experience to be training in the assessment of domestic properties in order to produce Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs). Those