Code for Sustainable Homes United Kingdom 2006

Name of policy Code for Sustainable Homes
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country United Kingdom
Region Europe


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Energy security
  • Energy access
Type of policy instrument
  • Information and education
    • Performance label
      • Comparison label
      • Endorsement label
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Other mandatory requirements
    Sector name
    • Buildings
      Policy description Executive
      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency1
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2006
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://www.lse.ac.uk/GranthamInstitute/law/code-for-sustainable-homes/

      http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/unitedkingdom/name-22457-en.php?s=dHlwZT1lZSZzdGF0dXM9T2s,&return=PG5hdiBpZD0iYnJlYWRjcnVtYiI-PGEgaHJlZj0iLyI-SG9tZTwvYT4gJnJhcXVvOyA8YSBocmVmPSIvcG9saWNpZXNhbmRtZWFzdXJlcy8iPlBvbGljaWVzIGFuZCBNZWFzdXJlczwvYT4gJnJhcXVvOyA8YSBocmVmPSIvcG9saWNpZXNhbmRtZWFzdXJlcy9lbmVyZ3llZmZpY2llbmN5LyI-RW5lcmd5IEVmZmljaWVuY3k8L2E-PC9uYXY-

      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment) The date of decision is given 2006 in LSE website whereas it is 2007 in IEA database.

      EE for Buildings: Provides building codes.

      Status Final

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