2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Are the homes owned and managed by the council energy efficient?

Question code
Buildings & Heating
Council homes - EPC ratings
Question weight


Three Tier Criteria
Criteria met if 50% or more of the council's homes receive C or above in their Environmental Performance Certificate ratings.

Additional points awarded if 60% or more, and then if 90% or more of their buildings received C or above EPC ratings.


Environmental Performance Certificates (EPCs) show home buyers or tenants how energy efficient the building is. The EPC contains information on potential energy costs and carbon dioxide emissions.

Council owned or managed homes includes arms-length management organisation (ALMO) if the homes are owned by the Council but not Housing Associations.

This question applies only to homes that councils have an available EPC rating for.
This question applies only to councils that own or manage any number of council homes.

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36 single tier councils

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36 single tier councils

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50 single tier councils

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13 single tier councils
Aberdeen City Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Bradford Metropolitan District Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Derby City Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
East Ayrshire Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
East Renfrewshire Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Falkirk Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Manchester City Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
North Ayrshire Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Pembrokeshire County Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Stirling Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Telford & Wrekin Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Wirral Council3/3whatdotheyknow.com
Aberdeenshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Angus Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Bath and North East Somerset Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Blackpool Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Brighton and Hove City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Bristol City Council2/3
Caerphilly County Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Cardiff Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Central Bedfordshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
City of Edinburgh Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Dundee City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
East Dunbartonshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Leeds City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Camden2/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham2/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Hounslow2/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Lambeth2/3
London Borough of Lewisham2/3lewishamhomes.wpenginepowered.com
London Borough of Newham2/3
London Borough of Waltham Forest2/3walthamforest.gov.uk
London Borough of Wandsworth2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Luton Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Medway Council2/3medway.gov.uk
Midlothian Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
North East Lincolnshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
North Lanarkshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Northumberland Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Portsmouth City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Reading Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Renfrewshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Sheffield City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Slough Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council2/3
South Ayrshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
South Lanarkshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
The Moray Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Vale of Glamorgan Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Warrington Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
West Dunbartonshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Westminster City Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council2/3democracy.wigan.gov.uk
Wiltshire Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Wokingham Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Wrexham County Borough Council2/3whatdotheyknow.com
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Borough Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Bracknell Forest Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Cheshire West and Chester Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
City of York Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Cornwall Council (Unitary)1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Denbighshire County Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Durham County Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
East Riding of Yorkshire Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Fife Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Hartlepool Borough Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Isle of Anglesey County Council1/3cape.mysociety.org
Isle of Wight Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Kirklees Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Leicester City Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Barnet1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Brent1/3
London Borough of Ealing1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Enfield1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Haringey1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Havering1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Southwark1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Sutton1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Tower Hamlets1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Milton Keynes1/3gov.uk
Newport City Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
North Northamptonshire Council1/3
Perth and Kinross Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Royal Borough of Greenwich1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Shropshire Council - Unitary1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Stoke-on-Trent City Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Sunderland City Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Swansea City Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Swindon Borough Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
West Lothian Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Wolverhampton City Council1/3whatdotheyknow.com
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Birmingham City Council0/3
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Carmarthenshire County Council0/3
City of London0/3
Clackmannanshire Council0/3
Coventry City Council0/3
Darlington Borough Council0/3
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
East Lothian Council0/3
Flintshire County Council0/3
Herefordshire Council0/3
Isles of Scilly0/3
Kingston-upon-Hull City Council0/3
Liverpool City Council0/3
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham0/3
London Borough of Bexley0/3
London Borough of Bromley0/3
London Borough of Croydon0/3
London Borough of Hackney0/3
London Borough of Harrow0/3
London Borough of Hillingdon0/3
London Borough of Islington0/3
London Borough of Redbridge0/3
Orkney Islands Council0/3
Powys County Council0/3
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames0/3
Salford City Council0/3
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Shetland Islands Council0/3
Southampton City Council0/3
South Tyneside Council0/3
The Highland Council0/3
Thurrock Council0/3
Torfaen County Borough Council0/3