Passive House Certification is a key component in maintaining the pathway to hit performance targets. PHI certification protocols lead the industry for setting benchmarks for high quality.

Certification covers three basic areas: people, components and the buildings.



  • Opaque Components: wall systems, balcony connectors, facade anchors
  • Transparent Components: windows, doors, curtain wall
  • Services: ventilation, heat pumps

More information on certified components.


Building certification closes the loop on delivering high-quality performance. Work with a building certifier from the very conception of the project and benefit from their institutional knowledge.

There are several levels of building certification, for both new build and retrofits of existing buildings.

  • Passive House Classic
  • Passive House Plus
  • Passive House Premium
  • Low Energy Building
  • EnerPHit

Find out more about building certification and find a building certifier.