Overview

BREEAM In-Use (BIU) is a comprehensive and holistic environmental assessment method that can be used for almost any type of building, including commercial and residential assets, across the world.

Since its creation in 2009, BREEAM In-Use has been used by thousands of assets in over 30 countries to benchmark, improve and certify their sustainability performance and to showcase high standards of ESG.

BIU Version 6 offers the latest in environmental standards with tailored approaches for both commercial and residential assets These approaches create, protect and grow asset value by encouraging investment in the asset’s performance.

As part of the BIU V6 offering, an online platform is provided to allow Clients (asset owners and managers) to assess the performance of their assets, measure how they perform against BREEAM criteria and submit their evidence for certification via an Assessor. This platform user guide will help Clients to familiarize themselves with the platform and understand its features.

Learning objectives

Delegates will learn:

  • BREEAM Basics – how BREEAM works and the mechanism behind getting a rating.
  • How to register, measure and certify your asset using the platform.
  • Introduction to our portfolio approach.
  • Background on our National scheme operators (NSOs).

Who is this for?

This user guide is for Clients (asset owners, operators and managers) using BREEAM In-Use Version 6. It applies to assessments against all International, USA, Commercial and Residential standards.

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