Criteria for Passive House Component certification

Transparent building envelope

Transparent components
( pdf 352 KB)
  • Window frames
  • Frames for fixed glazing
  • Sliding doors
  • Curtain wall systems
  • Sloped curtain wall systems
  • Roof windows
  • Skylights
  • Glazing
     
Spacer
( pdf 322 KB)
  • Spacer

Entry doors
( pdf 88 KB)
 

  • Entry doors

Attic staircase
( pdf 925 KB)
 

  • Attic staircase

Opaque building envelope

Building systems
( pdf 301 KB)

 

Flue systems
( pdf 144 KB)

  • Wall and construction systems
  • Floor slab insulation systems
  • ICF for roof parapets
  • Balcony connections
  • Façade anchors
  • Window connections
  • Flue systems
     
EnerPHit insulation systems (for retrofits)
( pdf 276 KB)
 
  • EnerPHit insulation systems (for retrofits)
     

Building Services

Requirments and testing protocol
( pdf 299 KB)

Supplementary Sheet Moisture Recovery
( pdf 102 KB)

Supplementary Sheet Frost Protection
( pdf 101 KB)
 

  • Small ventilation systems
    (Capacity ≤ 600m³/h)

Detailed testing protocols available to manufacturers on request mail[at]passiv.de
 

 

  • Large ventilation systems
    (Capacity > 600m³/h)
Compact units
( pdf 86 KB)
  • Compact heat pump units