Erratum – Criterion 1 – Exemplary level credit

Within the list of requirements, Criterion was included in error. The requirements for the Exemplary credit are listed under Criterion 2.

One credit – Adaptation to climate change – structural and fabric resilience
1 Conduct a climate change adaptation strategy appraisal for structural and fabric resilience by the end of Concept Design (or equivalent), in accordance with the following approach:
1.a Carry out a systematic (structural and fabric resilience specific) risk assessment to identify and evaluate the impact on the building over its projected life cycle from expected extreme weather conditions arising from climate change and, where feasible, mitigate against these impacts. The assessment should cover the following stages (see Methodology):
1.a.i Hazard identification
1.a.ii Hazard assessment
1.a.iii Risk estimation
1.a.iv Risk evaluation
1.a.v Risk management Exemplary credit – Responding to adaptation to climate change

This will be corrected in the next reissue of this technical manual.