Interested software developers can submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to access detailed information to support Whole-of-Home software development. Developers can also apply for NatHERS endorsement of their whole of home tool using the same process.
The NatHERS Administrator is reviewing the requirement for NatHERS Assessors to undertake Australian Fenestration Rating Council (AFRC) training to access the Custom Window Library in NatHERS Software. A final decision will be released in September 2020.
NatHERS is being expanded in the future to offer nationally accredited Whole-of-Home tools. This means that future NatHERS Certificates could also provide information on the energy performance of the fixed appliances and the overall home.