The BREEAM Refurbishment and fit-out standards provide a framework to deliver projects to a high performing and sustainable standard, support commercial success, and create positive environmental and social impact.

The standards can be used to assess refurbishment of the external envelope, structure, core services, local services, and interior design of existing. Each standard uses a common framework that adapts to the location of the asset and supports 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 Refurbishment and fit-out

 

The Refurbishment and fit-out 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

Retaining, improving, and future proofing existing assets

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 Refurbishment and fit-out standards can be used anywhere in the world, with the exception of the following territories where our partners, BREEAM National Scheme Operators (NSOs), operate locally adapted standards:

Netherlands
BREEAM NL

Spain
BREEAM ES

Refurbishment Assets in the following territories can either use the BREEAM International Refurbishment and fit-out standard, or use the NSOs bespoke standard:

Norway
BREEAM NOR
Sweden
BREEAM SE

BREEAM Case studies

 

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The Hub Featured | BRE Group

The first project to have been rated BREEAM ‘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 Featured | BRE Group

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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Tribe Image 1 | BRE Group

Tribe Apartments commit to regenerate and resurrect iconic architecture in Manchester

Energy Council worked closely with the architect, developer and contractor teams to develop the energy and environmental proposals. They provided ...
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Victoria Street Image 1 | BRE Group

Victoria Street, London, demonstrates excellence in workplace design

The drive to provide healthy office space was part of a wider health, wellbeing and productivity push at Landsec, with ...
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UC Davis | BRE Group

BREEAM award winning energy and conservation office in California, USA

Built in 1984 and located in Davis, CA, Rifle Range, also referred to as the Energy Conservation Office, is a ...
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Hero Phipps | BRE Group

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, a public garden attraction in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

At Phipps, we believe that public gardens have a role to play in mitigating the challenge of climate change ...
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