Concept’s guide to the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES)
Learn more about the energy efficiency regulations covering non-domestic private rented properties.
The Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards, or MEES affect all non-domestic property types which require an Energy Performance Certificate, or EPC.
From 1 April 2018, landlords of non-domestic private rented properties in England and Wales, including public sector landlords, may not grant a tenancy to new or existing tenants if their property has an EPC rating of band F or G.
From 1 April 2023, landlords must not continue letting a non-domestic property which is already let if that property has an EPC rating of band F or G.
Download our guide to understand your obligations, and how to meet compliance.