BOPAS Breakfast Briefing
- Location: Lloyd's Register, London
- Date: 14/06/2016
- Time: 08:00 - 10:00
This Breakfast briefing will provide an overview of BOPAS Certification and its role in supporting innovative forms of house-building. Jeff Maxted (Director of Technical Consultancy), Sam Ferneley (Business Development Executive - BLP Consult) and Zaf Choudry (Business Development) will be attending from BLP.
The Buildoffsite Property Assurance Scheme (BOPAS) has been developed by Lloyd's Register EMEA, Building LifePlans (BLP), Buildoffsite, the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) to provide assurance to the lending community and valuers, that non-traditional systems of construction can be used in new house-building with total confidence and traceability, with the option of insurance cover to provide additional certainty.
BOPAS certification is available to manufacturers and constructors and will provide confirmation that new properties, built using non-traditional forms of construction, will be sufficiently durable to support loans over a period of not less than 60 years. The availability of a BOPAS certification is a recognised means to manage financial and construction risk and is proving to be of particular interest to private purchases requiring a mortgage, institutional investors in new public and private sector housing developments, and client groups including RSLs and Las.
08:00 Registration and coffee
08:30 Welcome and introduction
08:45 The BOPAS Scheme
09:15 BOPAS Accreditation overview of experience of the scheme process and benefits
09:25 Q&A and discussion
09:55 Closing summary
Please note that numbers are strictly limited to allocation will be on a first come first served basis.
To register to attend this event please email firstname.lastname@example.org.