The BER Assessor Code of Practice applies to domestic and non-domestic BER Assessors and DEC Assessors to which the Regulations apply. It is issued by the SEAI (seai.ie) in accordance with the regulations. BER and DEC Assessors must comply with the provisions of the Code pursuant to Regulation 17(2). In addition, by registering as a BER or DEC assessor, a person commits to abide by the Code of Practice. Failure to comply with this Code can lead to suspension or termination of registration by SEAI pursuant to Regulation 16(11)(g) of the Regulations.