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EPC Energy Efficiency Certificates Spain
Changes to Spanish law came into effect from 1st June 2013 meaning anyone selling or renting a property in Spain MUST have an Energy Efficiency Certificate (Certificado de Eficiencia Energética), more commonly known as an Energy Performance Certificate or EPC, in order to comply with new regulations.
The Royal Decree 235/2013 (or Spanish law 235/2013) is an initiative by the Spanish Government to improve energy efficiency in all buildings and homes along with reducing CO2 emissions and affects both mainland and offshore properties governed by Spanish law.
Most of Europe has already introduced regulations for Energy Efficiency Certificates imposed by the European Commission, but whilst the rules, regulations and monitoring are still in their infancy in Spain, much confusion exists about who can issue an Energy Efficiency Certificate and how it is done.
In an effort to cut through all the miss-information out there, EPC Spain is proud to become a Tumbit.com partner.
How EPC Spain can help...
EPC Spain manages one of the largest networks of fully certified and licensed assessors in Spain and are committed and deeply passionate about the environment, sustainability and technology.
With fines of up to €6,000 for homeowners who do not comply with this new legislation, it's important that you make getting an Energy Performance Certificate a priority before it's too late
We can arrange for your home to be fully assessed by an assessor for Energy Efficiency and once officially approved, your certificate will be issued which is valid for 10 years.
Approved certificates will also be available for download through on online customer control panel.
The Spanish government are making noises they fully intend to prosecute and fine homeowners renting or selling their properties in Spain who are not in possession of a valid Energy Efficiency Certificate.
If you do not possess a valid Energy Efficiency Certificate, or Certificado de Eficiencia Energética, for your property you must take action now to avoid any legal ramifications.
To receive further information and a quote for an Energy Performance Certificate, visit the EPC Spain website...