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Welcome to the fifth edition of the NatHERS Star.

This year’s achievements

This has been another big year for the NatHERS Administrator.

NatHERS Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Update

Applications for TAC membership closed on the 30th of November.

NatHERS Stakeholder Consultative Group (SCG) Update

The first meeting of the NatHERS Stakeholder Consultative Group (SCG) was held on 3 October 2017.

Review of the Certificate IV in NatHERS Assessment

Following on from our review of the Certificate IV in NatHERS Assessment, ARTIBUS is currently u

Have your say on Your Home

The Commonwealth Government is conducting a brief survey

Residential Buildings Trajectory

The COAG Energy Council is advancing the energy performance of residential buildings through the development of a trajectory for low ener

Get to know the NatHERS Administrator

Many of you probably know the NatHERS Administrator very well, but for those who don’t, we thought we would take this opportunity to give

Happy 2018!

Finally, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of those who have been involved throughout this year in supporting, strength

Have your say on Your Home

The Commonwealth Government is conducting a brief survey to identify stakeholder experiences with Your Home and potential areas for improvement. Your feedback will help to ensure that Your Home continues to be the go-to resource for sustainable home building advice, and we would be grateful if you could take a moment to complete the survey. The survey closes on 20 January 2018.
Your Home is a comprehensive guide that provides independent factual advice to designers, builders and consumers on how to design, construct and renovate environmentally sustainable homes. It consists of a website ( and a technical manual that is available in hard copy and as a downloadable resource.