10 Star NatHERS Rating for Buildings Australia 2010

Name of policy 10 Star NatHERS Rating for Buildings Australia 2015
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Australia
Region Oceania


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
      • Building codes and standards
Sector name
  • Buildings
    Policy description Star classification for MJ/m2 based on calculated energy demand. Stars range from 0-10 stars.

    the policy is an update over the 6 Star NatHERS Rating for Buildings (2010).

    Policy type
    • Energy efficiency1
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 2015
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact No
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://www.nathers.gov.au/governance;

    http://www.nathers.gov.au/news/updated-nathers-strategic-plan-2015-2018

    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment) It is not clear when the policy came into being. However, NatHERS Strategic Plan 2015-18 was developed, that is why the year of decision has been given as 2015. The strategic plan was further updated in 2016.
    Status Final

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