The BREEAM New construction standards provide a framework to deliver high performing, and sustainable, newly built assets that support commercial success, whilst also creating positive environmental and social impact. Each standard uses a common framework that is adaptable to the asset’s location, allowing for international consistency and comparability.

The sustainability framework is underpinned by credible science, allowing the assessment process to identify valuable insights on the asset’s performance. The internationally recognised and third-party certification provides assurance and validation of the data collated throughout the assessment.

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Benefits of BREEAM New construction

 

The New construction standards benefit property investors, developers, owners and occupiers by:

Driving sales and rental values

Supporting routes to net zero

Contributing to ESG goals

Mitigating environmental impact

Reducing operational costs

Providing one assessment for multiple sustainability outcomes

Enhancing economic and social value

Supporting disclosures and reporting requirements

Providing independent, third-party assurance on asset performance and sustainability

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National Scheme Operators

 

The New Construction standards can be used anywhere in the world, with the exception of the below territories where our partners, BREEAM National Scheme Operators (NSOs), operate locally adapted New Construction standards:

Austria
BREEAM AT

Germany
BREEAM DE

Netherlands
BREEAM NL

Norway
BREEAM NOR
Spain
BREEAM ES
Sweden
BREEAM SE

BREEAM Case studies

 

Browse the latest case studies from BREEAM

 

Allonbay Village-an authentic treasure in a unique location

Allonbay Village-an authentic treasure in a unique location

Located on a landscape of high quality and also high fragility, the intervention required the utmost respect for the site, ...
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KLM leads the way in retail with their future-proof and sustainable shopping mall

KLM leads the way in retail with their future-proof and sustainable shopping mall

This extensive development is on a brownfield site. The building is owned and run by KLP Eiendom, and houses more ...
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Casa Batroun, a bespoke home, receives BREEAM Excellent

Casa Batroun, a bespoke home, receives BREEAM Excellent

Casa Batroun is a renovation and extension of an old sandstone private house in the seaside town of Batroun in ...
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Castleward- a redevelopment to create a new community of sustainable homes and businesses

Castleward- a redevelopment to create a new community of sustainable homes and businesses

Castleward is a 12.1 hectare brownfield regeneration site in Derby currently undergoing redevelopment to create a new community of sustainable ...
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The first project to have been rated BREEAM β€˜Outstanding’ under the 2014 RFO scheme

The first project to have been rated BREEAM β€˜Outstanding’ under the 2014 RFO scheme

Located at 2 Kingdom Street, Paddington Central, The Hub is the headquarters of Broadgate Estates, a leading property management company ...
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Lidl Sweden is using BREEAM to become market leaders in sustainability

Lidl Sweden is using BREEAM to become market leaders in sustainability

Lidl Sweden aim to be the leading sustainable retailer. We wanted to be a forerunner and push the market in ...
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