Advocacy @ the APHA

Advocacy @ the APHA

The Australian Passive House Association (APHA) is thrilled to announce that...

What is Passive House?

Efficient

Passive Houses allow for energy savings of up to 90% compared with typical existing buildings and over 75% compared with average new best-practice constructions. Similar energy savings have been demonstrated in warm climates where buildings require more energy for cooling than for heating.

Comfortable

Passive Houses are also praised for their high level of comfort. They use energy sources inside the building such as the body heat from the residents or solar heat entering the building – making heating a lot easier.

Insulated

Special windows and a building shell consisting of highly insulated exterior walls, roof and floor slab keep the desired warmth in the house – or undesirable heat out.

Ventilated

A ventilation system consistently supplies fresh air making for superior air quality without causing any unpleasant draughts. A highly efficient heat recovery unit allows for the heat contained in the exhaust air to be re-used.

Membership, Training & Software

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Join the Passive House Community – Become a Member!

Membership

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Learn where and when you can become a Passive House Professional!

Training

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Get your hands on the latest versions of PHPP and DesignPH  here!

Software

Our Members

PHAUS WA

PHAUS
WA

Ovens and King Builders VIC

Ovens and King Builders
VIC

CHT ArchitectsVIC

CHT Architects
VIC

Lois Seekamp NSW

Lois Seekamp
NSW

Quality Green Homes VIC

Quality Green Homes
VIC

Habitat Constructions ACT

Habitat Constructions
ACT

Kevin Swain ACT

Kevin Swain
ACT

Streamline Drafting & Design TAS

Streamline Drafting & Design
TAS

LAROS Technologies ACT

LAROS Technologies
ACT

Sustainable Building Design VIC

Sustainable Building Design
VIC

Francis Reynolds VIC

Francis Reynolds
VIC

CARBONlite design+build VIC

CARBONlite design+build
VIC

COOLMAX VIC

COOLMAX
VIC

Phillips + Associates Architects ACT

Phillips + Associates Architects
ACT

Passive Edge Homes VIC

Passive Edge Homes
VIC

Umow Lai VIC, NSW, QLD

Umow Lai
VIC, NSW, QLD

Blvd Design & Construction ACT

Blvd Design & Construction
ACT

Membrey Master Builders NSW

Membrey Master Builders
NSW

Atelier Ten NSW, VIC

Atelier Ten
NSW, VIC

SIGA AUSTRALIA National

SIGA AUSTRALIA
National

Granted Constructions VIC

Granted Constructions
VIC

Fantech Pty Ltd NSW, NT, SA, VIC

Fantech Pty Ltd
NSW, NT, SA, VIC

Ian Salkin VIC

Ian Salkin
VIC

Green Draft Pty Ltd NSW

Green Draft Pty Ltd
NSW

Geard Architects TAS

Geard Architects
TAS

Andrew Frazer SA

Andrew Frazer
SA

Andrew Garvie NSW

Andrew Garvie
NSW

Jim Stewart VIC

Jim Stewart
VIC

Passivhaus Australia National

Passivhaus Australia
National

Technoform Bautec VIC

Technoform Bautec
VIC

David Power VIC

David Power
VIC

SmartRate TAS, QLD

SmartRate
TAS, QLD

John Allen Architect Pty Ltd VIC

John Allen Architect Pty Ltd
VIC

Passive House Pty Ltd VIC

Passive House Pty Ltd
VIC

Fini Sustainability WA

Fini Sustainability
WA

R&P Green Solutions VIC

R&P Green Solutions
VIC

Paton Constructions ACT, NSW

Paton Constructions
ACT, NSW

Ian Salkin VIC

Ian Salkin
VIC

Steele Associates Architecture NSW

Steele Associates Architecture
NSW

Surface Design VIC

Surface Design
VIC

Ian Brumby ACT

Ian Brumby
ACT

Talina Edwards Architecture: elemental design VIC

Talina Edwards Architecture: elemental design
VIC

Metrozone VIC

Metrozone
VIC

Detail Green VIC

Detail Green
VIC

Blue Sky Windows VIC

Blue Sky Windows
VIC

Franz Developments VIC

Franz Developments
VIC

Thorsten Padeffke VIC

Thorsten Padeffke
VIC

Viewco Glass NSW, ACT

Viewco Glass
NSW, ACT

Hook Automation VIC

Hook Automation
VIC

Peter Overton ACT

Peter Overton
ACT

Roy Mock NSW

Roy Mock
NSW

Inhabit Group NSW, QLD, VIC, WA

Inhabit Group
NSW, QLD, VIC, WA

Consortium Builders WA

Consortium Builders
WA

Austral Constructions SA

Austral Constructions
SA

LAB Design NSW

LAB Design
NSW

Torquil Canning House Design TAS

Torquil Canning House Design
TAS

Chris Nunn NSW

Chris Nunn
NSW

Nycole Wood VIC

Nycole Wood
VIC

Jason Gaekwad VIC

Jason Gaekwad
VIC

G. J. Gardner Homes Mornington Peninsula VIC

G. J. Gardner Homes Mornington Peninsula
VIC

ODR Architects VIC

ODR Architects
VIC

Justin O’Connor Builders TAS

Justin O’Connor Builders
TAS

Envirotecture NSW

Envirotecture
NSW

Melbourne Design Studios VIC

Melbourne Design Studios
VIC

Hocking Homes VIC

Hocking Homes
VIC

Lovell Chen VIC

Lovell Chen
VIC

Michael Drage ACT

Michael Drage
ACT

Paarhammer Windows & Doors National

Paarhammer Windows & Doors
National

BluKube Architecture NSW

BluKube Architecture
NSW

Paul Thomerson VIC

Paul Thomerson
VIC

Design of Wellbeing VIC

Design of Wellbeing
VIC

Viridis National

Viridis
National

Steven Moody VIC

Steven Moody
VIC

Niven Builders VIC

Niven Builders
VIC

Marine Calmettes NSW

Marine Calmettes
NSW

Education in Building National

Education in Building
National

Modes On VIC

Modes On
VIC

Brian Johnston VIC

Brian Johnston
VIC

Maxa Design VIC, QLD

Maxa Design
VIC, QLD

Andrew Burgess QLD

Andrew Burgess
QLD

Robert de Boni Architect WA

Robert de Boni Architect
WA

AWS National

AWS
National

Michael Tolhurst ACT

Michael Tolhurst
ACT

VITREO VIC

VITREO
VIC

Peter Smithdale VIC

Peter Smithdale
VIC

STRAWTEC NSW

STRAWTEC
NSW

Johann Potgieter Design TAS

Johann Potgieter Design
TAS

Roger Joyner WA

Roger Joyner
WA

Box Hill Institute VIC

Box Hill Institute
VIC

Scott Maxwell NSW

Scott Maxwell
NSW

Plus Energy Living NSW

Plus Energy Living
NSW

Pro Clima Australia Pty Ltd National

Pro Clima Australia Pty Ltd
National

Grün Consulting VIC

Grün Consulting
VIC

Greg Burghardt ACT

Greg Burghardt
ACT

Ivan Cavuoto SA

Ivan Cavuoto
SA

Stevens Aluminium Window Design VIC

Stevens Aluminium Window Design
VIC

Climate Solutions ACT

Climate Solutions
ACT

Trevor Watson VIC

Trevor Watson
VIC

Floth Pty Ltd NSW, QLD, WA

Floth Pty Ltd
NSW, QLD, WA

Pidcock – Architecture + Sustainability NSW

Pidcock – Architecture + Sustainability
NSW

Steven Hill VIC, TAS

Steven Hill
VIC, TAS

Aerix QLD

Aerix
QLD

Mary Bowe NSW

Mary Bowe
NSW

MyStyle Homes QLD

MyStyle Homes
QLD

Green Point Design VIC

Green Point Design
VIC

Anna Moldt QLD

Anna Moldt
QLD

APHi Projects VIC

APHi Projects
VIC

H3Space ACT

H3Space
ACT

Arvio – The Home of Innovation VIC

Arvio – The Home of Innovation
VIC

Habitech Systems VIC

Habitech Systems
VIC

ComfortBuildACT

ComfortBuild
ACT

soft loud house architects VIC

soft loud house architects
VIC

Ivan Cavuoto SA

Ivan Cavuoto
SA

Capital Building VIC

Capital Building
VIC

Arup Pty Ltd National

Arup Pty Ltd
National

Pro Double Glazing ACT

Pro Double Glazing
ACT