The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019

Document Number:2019 No. 76
 
FREE EXCERPT

Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland

European Communities

Made

4 th April 2019

Coming into operation

30th April 2019

The Department of Finance(1) ,being a Department designated(2) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(3) in relation to measures relating to the environment and in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the said Act, hereby makes the following Regulations:

Citation, commencement and interpretation

  1. These Regulations may be cited as the Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019 and shall come into operation on 30 th April 2019.

  2. The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954(4) shall apply to these Regulations as it applies to an Act of the Assembly.

  3. Unless otherwise defined in these Regulations, terms used in these Regulations have the same meaning as in Directive 2010/31/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 th May 2010 on the energy performance of buildings (recast)(5).

    Amendment of the Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2008

  4. After regulation 25 (Registration of certificates etc.) of the Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2008(6) insert—

    “Fees for entering data onto the register

    25 A. The keeper of the register may charge the following fees for entering data onto the register —

    (a) for entering data from which an energy performance certificate which relates to a dwelling may be produced, a fee of £1.86;

    (b) for entering data from which—

    (i) an energy performance certificate which relates to a building other than a dwelling;

    (ii) a display energy certificate; or

    (iii) an inspection report,

    may be produced, a fee of £9.84.”

    Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of Finance on 4 th April 2019.

    Desmond C McDonnell

    A senior officer of the

    Department

    EXPLANATORY NOTE

    (This note is not part of the Regulations)

    These Regulations amend the Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) Regulations (Northern...

To continue reading

REQUEST YOUR TRIAL