FR5 Software

FirstRate5® house energy rating software

FirstRate5® is an easy-to-use interactive tool with a graphic user interface that enables designers and thermal performance assessors to generate energy ratings for a home by tracing over floor plans. The software integrates the AccuRate calculation engine to estimate the annual heating and cooling energy and can be used to rate an existing design or as an interactive tool to optimise the design beyond compliance.
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Release of 2018 User Support Survey Report

by FR5 | Mar 20, 2019
In July 2018, Sustainability Victoria (SV) issued an online survey to gather feedback on the FirstRate5 (FR5) technical support service, software development, and certificate generation website. The survey results can now be downloaded for review.
In July 2018, Sustainability Victoria (SV) issued an online survey to gather feedback on the FirstRate5 (FR5) technical support service, software development, and certificate generation website. More than 100 FirstRate5 users completed the survey. 

The FirstRate5 technical support service is designed to provide users with a high level of support and a positive experience with the software tool and website. The survey responses have helped the FR5 support team to identify ways to improve the technical support service offered to FR5 users. 

You can review the 2018 User Support Survey Report here.