Understanding EPC ratings

Regulation is a key way of improving energy efficient standards. Here’s what you need to know about them

If you’re a homeowner or landlord you’ll be familiar with an EPC or Energy Performance Certificate, however you may not know as much about Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES). This is legislation introduced by the government to begin to make energy efficient changes a legal requirement. As a property owner it’s important you’re aware of MEES, how they relate to EPCs and the likely impact future changes could have on you. 

We’ve summarised all you need to know here so you can get prepared.

Tackle your EPC rating and your bills

Whether you need to improve your property’s EPC rating to meet new regulations or simply have decided it’s time to think more sustainably and save money on your energy bills, there’s a lot you can do to get started. 


Ready to retrofit?

Small changes can have a big impact, but more substantial ones will be needed to bring down emissions 

If you’re thinking about making improvements to your property and need finance, talk to us.