Our services

Data & insights


Providing strategic insights through data analysis to improve poor housing, tackle fuel poverty, climate change and target energy improvements. We support central and local governments and social housing providers.

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Testing, certification and verification


Our unparalleled facilities test the performance of everything from individual products to whole buildings. Through BRE Global, our independent certification body, we provide independent certification and verification services in areas including fire, security, environmental products, building information modelling (BIM) and management systems.

Testing, certification, and verification services



Expert-led practical training for businesses and individuals from BRE Academy. Choose online learning or virtual classroom delivery of fire safety, sustainability, net zero carbon and the latest BIM courses, plus much more. Help make built environment safer and greener.

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Research & innovation


Our specialist building design, performance and technology research and development sparks innovation and helping to bring your ideas to life. Our research underpins building regulations, and helps clients to develop new and improved processes and products.

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We contribute to building regulations, manage codes and standards for government, and develop our own standards in partnership with external experts and industry. From fire safety and security to responsible sourcing and new technologies, our standards are applied around the world.

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Expert witness


When incidents, such as floods or fire, leave unresolved or disputed issues, our internationally-recognised experts are on hand. We help to resolve technical disputes through our bespoke expert witness services and provide impartial answers.

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