Residential EPC Belfast – Frequently Asked Questions
EPC for Houses
£54 flat fee for any type and size of house/ apartment.
No fuel Surcharges.
No Hidden Charges or Surprises.
Coverage of 20 miles from BELFAST.
Quick, experienced and professional.
Fully insured and accredited.
Ordering an EPC
We arrange a survey
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Ember Energy NI is an independent company, based in Belfast, Northern Ireland offering energy performance certificates (EPC) direct to homeowners and businesses throughout Greater Belfast and Northern Ireland.
The company has over 8 years of experience in energy assessment and the local property market. We are fully licensed and insured, under a government-approved scheme, to provide accurate Energy Performance Certificates on property. We pride ourselves on quality and customer satisfaction.
We will happily answer any queries you may have, before, during or after the assessment.
We mainly complete energy assessments in the following areas: Antrim, Ballyclare, Bangor, Belfast, Carrickfergus, Carryduff, Comber, Dundonald, Glengormley, Helens Bay, Hillsborough, Holywood, Lisburn, Newtownards, Templepatrick and Whiteabbey).
We have also successfully completed commercial energy assessments for a range of commercial properties including offices, restaurants, warehouses, care homes, schools and retail units.
Frequently Asked Questions
All houses for sale and rent now require an EPC.
Why are you required to have a Residential Energy performance Certificate?
As part of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), it is now a legal requirement to have in your possession an Energy Performance Certificate for dwellings for sale and for rent. Ember Energy NI is a provider of the inspection and certification services for the energy performance rating of domestic buildings.
A Residential EPC survey generally takes about 30 minutes to complete. This is based on a standard two-bedroom house with larger properties taking slightly longer.
Once we have agreed a convenient time, we will arrive on time, complete the survey, answer any questions and return to the office to process the certificate. Once we have processed the certificate, we can then email it to yourself, your solicitor and your estate agent. We can provide a printed copy for your own records if you wish. The whole process can sometimes be completed in a matter of hours and arranged to fit around your busy lifestyle.
Payment is taken at the survey appointment. Cheque, cash or bank transfer is accepted.
Ember Energy NI manages the process from start to finish. We have the technology and protocols in place to deliver a simple and effective certification process, from the initial order, on-site inspection and finally RdSAP technology calculation and production of your certificate.
We would be very happy to discuss with you, the services and support that Ember Energy NI can offer.
The certificate will provide the energy rating of the building from A – G, where A is the most efficient. The energy rating is based on the characteristics of the building itself and its services (such as heating and lighting). The certificate is accompanied by a report which includes cost effective recommendations to improve the energy ratings. For each improvement indicative paybacks are listed. Follow this link for further description.
A Residential EPC is valid for 10 years unless major modifications to the building have been made within this timeframe.
Home owners are responsible for ensuring that an Energy Performance Certificate is made available. Failure to provide an EPC means you may be liable for a fine (£200 per complaint).
Residential EPC Query Form
Please do not hesitate to contact us or fill out the Residential EPC query form below: