Where can I find my BER Cert?

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If you can’t locate your existing BER Certificate you can use the find my BER Cert facility on the SEAI website. There you can look up and find your BER rating as recorded on the SEAI National BER register. To find your BER assessment you need either:

A BER number


The MPRN for your dwelling.


Find my BER Cert :

**Maximizing Home Energy Efficiency with BER Certs**

A Building Energy Rating (BER) certificate is an integral part of home energy efficiency in Ireland. It provides a clear, standardized rating of a property’s energy performance, ranging from ‘A’ (most efficient) to ‘G’ (least efficient). This guide will delve into the importance of BER certs and how they can benefit homeowners.

**What is a BER Cert?**

A BER cert is a measure of a building’s energy efficiency. It’s required when selling or renting a property and reflects how well a property conserves energy. The rating is calculated based on the building’s characteristics, including its size, insulation, and heating systems².

**The Value of a BER Cert**

Having a high BER rating can significantly increase a property’s market value. It indicates lower energy bills, better comfort levels, and a reduced environmental impact. For buyers and tenants, a BER cert provides insight into the long-term energy costs associated with a property¹.

**How to Obtain a BER Cert**

To get a BER cert, you must have your property assessed by a registered BER assessor. The assessor will evaluate various aspects of your property and use the Domestic Energy Assessment Procedure (DEAP) to determine its energy performance².

**Improving Your BER Rating**

Improving your BER rating involves making energy-efficient upgrades to your property. This could include installing better insulation, upgrading to energy-efficient windows, or investing in renewable energy sources. Not only does this improve your BER rating, but it also leads to substantial savings on energy bills².

**The BER Advisory Report**

Alongside the BER cert, homeowners receive a BER Advisory Report. This report offers tailored recommendations for improving the property’s energy efficiency, which can help homeowners plan their energy upgrades².

**Compliance and Regulations**

It’s important for homeowners to understand the legal requirements surrounding BER certs. In Ireland, it’s mandatory to have a BER cert when selling or renting a property, and the rating must be displayed in all advertisements².


BER certs are more than just a legal requirement; they’re a roadmap to a more energy-efficient and sustainable home. By understanding and improving your BER rating, you can enjoy a comfortable home with lower energy costs and contribute to a greener future.

Useful Links:


Building Energy Rating Certificate (BER)| Home Energy | SEAI. https://www.seai.ie/home-energy/building-energy-rating-ber/.

SEAI National BER Register – Sustainable Energy Authority Of Ireland. https://ndber.seai.ie/pass/ber/search.aspx.

Find a Building Energy Rating Certificate (BER)| Home Energy | SEAI. https://www.seai.ie/home-energy/building-energy-rating-ber/find-a-ber/.


BER assessor Limerick Energy Rating are fully SEAI accredited and able to turn around a BER assessment report within a 48 hour timeframe.

Whether you are a landlord, agent or residential property owner, we offer a professional BER assessor Limerick and Tipperary energy rating service. Use our quote calculator below to see how much your survey will cost and book a BER assessment at a time to suit you.

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