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BRE has been involved in the built environment over 90 years and has been recognised as world leader in independent and authoritative research. As a leading organisation in international sustainability BRE’s interest in Passivhaus has existed for a number of years playing a leading role in pioneering the Passivhaus standard within the UK.

BRE specialises in Passivhaus building certification and consultation, research and development, training and testing, our ambition is to deliver sustainability and innovation across the built environment and beyond. We help our clients create better buildings and communities and solve problems with confidence. Our focus is ‘Building a better world together’.

For these reasons, BRE is uniquely placed to provide independent and authoritative guidance to allow our clients to develop their projects with confidence.

BRE's Passivhaus team draws on experience from across the construction sector including architecture, mechanical and electric engineering, materials research and analysis, people and landscape geography, local authority building control, building physics and airtightness management.

Whether you're planning to design and build to the Passivhaus Standard or would simply like to know more about the principles, please contact a member of BRE's team at passivhaus@bre.co.uk or 0845 873 5552