Signatory detail


Joined: 16/11/2009

State: ACT

Sector: Property services

NABERS Commitment Rating:
4


knightfrank.com.au

Knight Frank LLP is the leading independent global property consultancy. Headquartered in London, Knight Frank, operates from 207 offices, in 43 countries, across six continents. More than 6,340 professionals handle in excess of US$886 billion worth of commercial, agricultural and residential real estate annually, advising clients ranging from inidual owners and buyers to major developers, investors and corporate tenants. We have an extensive network of 41 offices in 10 countries across Asia Pacific and the Middle East. Within Australia and New Zealand we have a network of 21 offices and 805 professionals across the business. We provide a full range of services focusing on owners of property. These include: Acquisitions; Capital Transactions; Consultancy; Estate Management; Facilities Management; Facilities Response Centre (FRC); Office Leasing; Project Management; Project Marketing; Property Accounting Services; Research; Retail Management; Retail Leasing; Sales; Sustainability Services; and Valuations. We manage property to the value of approximately $16bn, with 12,800 tenants and 28,700 active leases. We are proud of our people, innovation and track record in providing an integrated management solution. We have a singular focus on owners and pride ourselves on being able to respond to the particular requirements of each and every client.

Services:
Building management    Property management    

Signatories

CitySwitch Signatory of the Year and New Signatory Awards - category judging criteria

  • Delivering outcomes as demonstrated by an improved or maintained current NABERS Energy rating and achieved energy savings* (up to 28 points)
  • Implementing one or more energy saving initiatives (up to 10 points)
  • Demonstrating leadership by undertaking innovative, creative or progressive office energy efficiency activities (up to 10 points)
  • Engagement of staff/ customers/suppliers and/or stakeholders to educate and create market transformation (up to 10 points)
  • Participation in CitySwitch local program activities (up to 10 points).
Note, new Signatories submitting for New Signatory of the Year Award need only complete an indicative rating – all other submissions must be accredited.

CitySwitch Partnership of the Year Award - category judging criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Submitted projects should:

  • Involve more than one registered company 
  • Demonstrate that they are  innovative and over and above “business as usual”
  • Demonstrate that they catalyse “market transformation” and or “address a market barrier”
  • Deliver a reduction in energy consumption and carbon emissions within the built environment 

Judging Criteria

  • Delivering outcomes as demonstrated by an improved or maintained current NABERS Energy rating and achieved energy savings* (up to 14 points)
  • Implementing one or more energy saving initiatives (up to 10 points)
  • Demonstrating leadership by undertaking innovative, creative or progressive office energy efficiency activities (up to 17 points)
  • Engagement of staff/ customers/suppliers and/or stakeholders to educate and create market transformation (up to 17 points)
  • Participation in CitySwitch local program activities (up to 10 points)
  • The submitting entity MUST be a CitySwitch Signatory
Note, Signatories submitting for the Partnership of the Year Award may submit an accredited NABERS tenancy, whole building or base building rating.

It’s easy and free to join the program. Your good-will commitment to the program is an acknowledgement of the business sector’s role in
contributing to environmental sustainability and your intention to reduce your own energy consumption and associated carbon emissions.

As part of this, Signatories to the program commit to achieve an accredited NABERS Energy tenancy rating (between 4 and 6 stars) and
work with CitySwitch to improve their tenancy’s environmental performance.

Find out more about how obtaining a NABERS Energy rating ensures you can benchmark your performance, better manage your progress
over time and promote your star rating achievement.