Corporate Strategy & Finance (Business Recovery & Insolvency) - Alert

    View Author 11/13/2008

    Energy Performance Certificates: The issues for Insolvency Practitioners on disposal of property

    The Building and Approved Inspectors (Amendments) Regulations 2006 and the Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) Regulations 2008 (the "Regulations") have introduced, in stages, a requirement to provide an EPC on the construction, modification, selling or letting of a commercial building.

    Since 1 October 2008 the Regulations have applied to all commercial buildings, with a few, very limited exceptions.


    In May 2008, international law firm Hammonds became a limited liability partnership.  Hammonds LLP and its affiliated undertakings has offices in Birmingham, Leeds, London and Manchester in the UK, and in Berlin, Brussels, Beijing, Hong Kong, Madrid, Munich and Paris.