Australia

Overview

Final energy consumption of the buildings sector (2010)

714 PJ

  • Residential buildings 425 PJ
  • Non-residential buildings 288 PJ

Final energy consumption of the buildings sector

Policies

Codes

Building Code of Australia (Residential Buildings) 2011 New residential, Existing residential
Building Sustainability Index (BASIX) 2007 New South Wales
Building Code of Australia (Multi-Occupancy Buildings) 2011 Queensland
Building Code of Australia (Tasmania) 2009 Existing non-residential, Existing residential, New non-residential, New residential Tasmania
Building Code of Australia (Non-residential Buildings) 2011 New non-residential National
National Construction Code (NCC) Commercial Buildings New non-residential, New residential Australia
National Construction Code (NCC) Residential Buildings New residential Australia

Labels

Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS)
National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS)
Commercial Building Disclosure Program 2010

Incentives

Low Income Energy Efficiency Program
Residential Energy Efficiency Scheme (South Australia)
Community Energy Efficiency Program
Low Carbon Australia - Energy Efficiency Programme
Energy Efficiency Information Grants
Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (South Australia)