Accreditation as a Commercial Building Disclosure Assessor - Australian Government


You will require this accreditation if you intend to act as a Commercial Building Disclosure (CBD) accredited assessor.

Only CBD accredited assessors can:

  • apply for Building Energy Efficiency Certificates on behalf of building owners or lessors
  • conduct CBD tenancy lighting assessments
  • provide assessor supporting statements for exemption applications.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this accreditation you must:

  • complete the National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS) training and sign a contract with the NABERS Administrator
  • complete one or more supervised NABERS Energy for offices ratings
  • complete the Commercial Building Disclosure (CBD) Accredited Assessor Training Course
  • complete the CBD Program Module.


Three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $483.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $483.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Becoming a CBD Assessor - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Regulations 2010 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Commercial Building Disclosure

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.