A six-star rating is the highest and represents market-leading performance. A one star rating demonstrates considerable opportunity for improvement.
Developed through data collection
The NABERS rating has been developed from information collected from a range of strata schemes based on the height of apartment buildings, and variety of central and shared services with other strata schemes.
Onsite testing in the New Year
The testing phase of the rating will begin early next year and involve onsite audits of strata schemes. NABERS rating assessments can only be performed by accredited assessors.
Operational profiles for building modelling
NABERS plan to develop a set of standard operational profiles which can be used to estimate the energy consumption of apartment buildings in their design or construction phase. These profiles will take occupancy lighting and equipment levels in the common areas of apartment building into account.
To find out more information, visit www.nabers.gov.au