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Your Independent Specialist for Planning, Sustainability and Building Regulations

  1. Who we are
  2. Why Choose Us
  3. Sarah and the Team
  4. Join us
  5. Chocolate
  6. Charity
  1. Why Choose Us

    For over 10 years, Energist’s team of in-house specialists have been working by your side to reduce your workload and risk, making planning approval, compliance and Building Control sign off as straight forward as possible.

    Here's our promise to you:

    With a team of technical specialists working under one roof, we provide services from planning and design all the way through to construction and completion in a joined-up approach. Our efficient internal communication and liaison helps to simplify the process, meaning you will only need one point of contact with us.

    Our team of technical specialists are at the end of a phone to provide a free consultation call and support or advice whenever you need it. 

    We understand your pressures and timescales, which is why we promise to take the workload off your desk and liaise with authorities on your behalf as a natural extension to your team.

    We will work to your deadlines and are able to provide fast-tracked reports for many of our services upon request, to help avoid any delays to your Building Control sign off. We deliver 100% of EPCs the same day they are requested and promise that if you don’t receive your certificate the same day, we’ll refund you the full cost of the SAP/EPC*.

    *Terms and conditions

  2. Sarah and the Team

    “We exist solely for Britain’s architects, builders and contractors so that they can design and build their buildings of choice, without the burden of complicated regulations. We’re right by their side. Challenging the unnecessary. Leading the way”

    "I love buildings." 

    My family has a long history of working in and improving the construction industry, so I believe making the world better starts from the ground up. From the spaces we use for homes to those we use for work and fun. 

    But instead of drawing plans and laying bricks, I wanted to make sure these spaces can be enjoyed by future generations as much as they are now.

    I founded Energist to provide energy efficiency and sustainability services to help you make better, greener buildings. Sustainability is all about looking forward, so I’m always hungry for new ways of making your world better. Whether it’s keeping us one step ahead of regulations, teaming up with local charities or expanding what we do and how we do it.

    Together, we can keep Britain’s buildings brilliant.

    Sarah Fenwick

    Sarah Fenwick, Managing Director of Energist UK 

  3. Join us

    Based on the Gloucestershire/Wiltshire border, Energist have specialised in helping architects, builders and contractors create buildings that meet building regulation compliance since 2006.

    With a reputation for being world class specialists, a vibrant and energetic culture and an obsession with chocolate, it’s important for us to only work with the best. As part of the Energist Team you can expect:

    • Pension
    • Healthcare Scheme
    • Free fruit
    • Ample free parking
    • Excellent company parties
    • Plenty of chocolate


  4. Chocolate

    At Energist we love chocolate and we know you do too.

    Given our perfectionism with energy assessments and finding the right solutions, we couldn’t simply choose any chocolate bar for our own. After a thorough research and tasting process, we sourced our own bars of silky smooth milk chocolate, rich dark chocolate and creamy white chocolate, just for you. 

    Why not try a bar for yourself? Just complete the form below and you'll receive a bar in the post. Don't forget to let us know what you think using the hashtag #EnergistChocolate

    *Upon submitting your chocolate request, you will receive a follow up from a member of our sales team.

  5. Charity

    Our promise to make your world better extends beyond our assessments and advice. That’s why our dedicated charity team works tirelessly organising fantastic fundraisers to mobilise their coworkers, clients and community.

    Charity is a core pillar of Energist. 

    That’s why our dedicated charity team works tirelessly organising fantastic fundraisers to mobilise their coworkers, clients and community. 

    We’ve abseiled down skyscrapers, slept rough for homelessness, trekked, cycled & rowed the equivalent length from Calais to Cirencester (203.7 miles) and now we can add parachuting to our ever expanding list. We like organising events that really make a difference to our chosen charities. 

What makes us different

  • We put our clients at the centre of everything we do.

  • Our experience and knowledge; We will create the best solutions for your projects.

  • Delivering on time and saving you money is our focus.