As of 26 May 2011, all new applications submitted to the municipalities for new, single, individually owned (one person) 1 Pearl villa or building will only have to meet the three revised Temporary Program Requirements listed below.
The exclusion only applies to villas and buildings that are owned by an individual and is not applicable to developers, conglomerates and business groups.
Temporary Program Requirements
PW-R1 Minimum Interior Water Use Reduction » Only specifications for fittings, fixtures, and regulators are required RE-R1 Minimum Energy Performance » Only the following U-Values must be met:
- External Wall: 0.57 W/m2.K
- Roof: 0.31 W/m2.K
SM-R1 Hazardous Materials Elimination » Requires an undertaking letter stating that Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs) and Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA) - treated timber shall not be used within the project.
Estidama Villa Product Database & Submission Process
Temporary 1 Pearl Buildings
In order to demonstrate compliance with the credit requirements, project teams must use the standard submittal templates from the applicable Municipality with all supporting documentation and submit the Building U-Value Calculator (1 Pearl - Temporary) found above and the Building Water calculator found here. Products from the EVPD can be selected and used and the relevant documentation from the EVPD should be submitted.
Temporary 1 Pearl Villas
In order to demonstrate compliance with the credit requirements, project teams can either use the standard submittal templates from the applicable Municipality with all supporting documentation or the EVPD Submittal Templates.
The applicable Water and U-Value Calculators are provided below: