The following requirements were expected to come into force from 1 April 2020 but have been delayed because of the COVID:
- If you’re starting a new tenancy, the property will need to have an EPC of at least band D by 1 April 2022.
- All rented properties, regardless of tenancy period, will need to have an EPC of at least band D by 31 March 2025.
What are some easy ways we can help to increase your rating?
- Replace old electric heaters with oil filled storage heaters
- Change to LED lights
For more information, visit Scotland’s Energy Efficiency Private Rented Property Regulations 2020 publication.
Let us know how we can help you meet these new, upcoming regulations.