Baltic Energy Efficiency Network for the Building Stock

HomeAbout BEENetworkBEENetwork CountriesLatviaLegislation for housing sector and refurbishment

Search

 

The BEENetwork is supported by:

Berlin Senatsverwaltung für Stadtentwicklung

IWO e.V. Mecklenburg–Vorpommern Schleswig-Holstein

The BEEN Project was supported by:

INTERREG III B
TACIS

Legislation for housing sector and refurbishment of the multi-family buildings in Latvia

Concept for Improvement of the Legislation Base and Institutional Structure in the Field of Housing and Rent
On September 4, 2001, the Government adopted the Concept for Improvement of the Legislation Base and Institutional Structure in the Field of Housing and Rent (The Concept).

The Concept states that the duty of the apartment owner is to participate in decision making on important housing maintenance issues and the possibilities of securing owners’ liability in the case of borrowing. Furthermore, the concept clarifies the responsibility of the apartment owner for covering all expenditures for the maintenance and renewal of the house.

State support program for promotion of apartment houses renovation
On May 15, 2007, the Government adopted the State support program for promotion of apartment houses renovation, adressed to dwelling owners association or other authorised person (in apartment houses (built up from 1945. – 1990).

Program purposes are to stimulate renovation of privatized apartment houses, to promote energy efficiency and create preconditions for further social integration of society (dwelling owners will take decisions on apartment house managing commonly).

National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP)
Already in June 2007 the Latvian Government approved the Development of Action Plan. Here the following measures for improvement of energy efficiency in housing sector are foreseen:

National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP) were adopted by government on 13. May, 2008. It covers 5 branches (households, services,  industry, transport, agriculture) and also shows EE horizontal and cross-border measures and stresses an exemplary role of public sector.

 

 

Select language

The current language is English.Diese Seite ist nicht auf Deutsch verfügbar.This page is not available in Estonian.This page is not available in Latvian.This page is not available in Lithuanian.This page is not available in Polish.This page is not available in Russian.
 

Members Login

For registration as a new member please contact us (unsere email)".
Username:
Password:

News and Updates

June 2011
The BEENetwork Newsletter is available for downloading.

June 2011
The BEENetwork Flyer is available in English and German language.

May 2011
Residents will get additional support for refurbishment of multifamily buildings in Lithuania. more

April 2011
New European Energy Efficiency Facility to finance sustainable energy at the local and regional level. more

March 2011
On 8th March 2011, the European Commission published the new Energy Efficiency Plan (EEP). more

February 2011
State grants for the renovation of apartment buildings in Estonia. more

 

Impressions

© IWO e.V.
© IWO e.V. Berlin
 
 
© 2005/2006 Imprint Berlin Senate Department of Urban Development Housing Initiative for Eastern Europe (IWO) e.V. agentur makz