There are two scheme providers for energy design for domestic dwellings. For further details of the BRE scheme click here. Further details of the RIAS scheme are below.
RIAS are a scheme provider for the Energy Certification of Domestic Buildings in Scotland. These certification schemes are approved by Scottish Ministers to allow Approved Certifiers to prove that a building meets the energy standards and ensures new buildings are energy efficient with lower carbon emissions.
A building owner or developer may use a certificate of design to support an application for building warrant.
Membership of RIAS-Energy Design Certification Scheme is open to those who are:
The first step to becoming Approved Certifier of Design of Section 6 (Domestic) is to register your interest online by using the Register Now link within the RIAS website.
To download the Membership Criteria please click the following link:
Membership Criteria (PDF format)