- Owners and Builders
The Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS) provides a standardised approach to rating the thermal performance of Australian dwellings.
The NatHERS Software Accreditation Protocol outlines the requirements and processes for:
This ensures that software meets standard requirements and produces consistent results in calculating energy loads and star ratings of residential buildings.
The star rating is used to meet minimum regulatory requirements for dwelling design under the National Construction Code.
The 2012 Software Accreditation Protocol is superseded by the 2019 Software Accreditation Protocol
Publisher: NatHERS Administrator
Publication date: 1 June 2012
Category: Software Validation - Methodology Guide