This paper provides an update to stakeholders following feedback on the supplementary consultation paper released in November 2016. It includes:

• the policy proposals for the Decision Regulation Impact Statement

• the proposed approach to implementing the new regulations

• details about testing requirements (including H2 testing)

• the approach to developing operating hours for commercial buildings

• the final design for the Zoned Energy Rating Label.

This paper was originally published on 15 March. A revised version was published on 3 May.