• Better Buildings Partnership members 2015

    BBP members cut emissions by 45%

    City of Sydney, Lord Mayor Clover Moore announced some of the Better Buildings Partnership 2014 - 15 results at the UN Climate Conference in Paris, including a 45% reduction in emissions by members, collectively saving them $30 million a year. Read more


    BBP Leasing INdex ResultsBBP Leasing Standard in Consultation

    The Better Building Partnership (BBP) is finalising the first draft of a new standard for commercial office leasing, to include minimum definitions  and methods for scoring precedent leases. Learn More


    BBP Opertational Waste GuidelinesOperational Waste Guidelines now available

    The Better Building Partnership (BBP) has developed new guidelines to assist building owners and property managers to work more effectively and consistently with their waste and cleaning contractors. Download now

  • EventsBBP's Banksia Award winning project at Vivid Sydney

    The Lord Mayor of Sydney, Clover Moore will be speaking about the BBP's best practice leasing work at the Flicking the Switch on Sustainability event as part of Vivid Sydney. Read more    
  • BBP partners to establish Sydney Industrial Ecology Network

    The Better Buildings Partnership is partnering with Edge Environment, who have been awarded an Industrial Ecology Grant from the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) to establish the Sydney Metropolitan Industrial Ecology Network. Read more

  • BBP wins 'Innovator of the year'

    The BBP’s best practice leasing work, which has been successful in delivering better owner-tenant relationships and environmental performance has been recognised by being named 'Innovator of the year' at the Banksia Award 2014. Read more

  • BBP releases market research for fitout waste

    The Better Buildings Partnership has released market research exploring why waste occurs in commercial building fitouts and what can be done about it, with particular focus on the materials that dominate the fitout waste stream. Download the report

  • BBP_Lease_ClausesGetting the lease right with model clauses

    The Better Buildings Partnership in association with Spark Helmore Lawyers has released a suite of downloadable model lease clauses in a push to get frameworks for sustainable operations and collaboration throughout the life of commercial leases right from the on-set. Find out more
  • The Tenants and Landlords Guide to Happiness

    The Tenants & Landlords Guide to Happiness

    Can better collaboration, shared goals and sustainable outcomes be achieved between commercial tenants and landlords? Find out how in the newly launched ebook, The Tenants and Landlords Guide to Happiness produced by The Fifth Estate in partnership with the Better Buildings Partnership. Find out more
  • Better Buildings Partnership

    The Better Buildings Partnership is a collaboration of a number of Sydney’s leading public, private and institutional landlords. The Partnership aims to improve the sustainability performance of existing commercial and public sector buildings across Sydney. Find out more