AECB Response: NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence): Excess winter deaths and illnesses – guideline consultation

NICE is developing public health guidelines on excess winter deaths and illnesses:  identifying and supporting vulnerable children and older people.  All registered stakeholders for this public health guidance were invited to comment on the provisional recommendations during a 6 week consultation with stakeholders. The guideline makes recommendations on how to reduce the risk of death and ill health associated with living in a cold home.

To read the guideline visit

This response was drawn up by AECB, on behalf of AECB, Severn Wye Energy Agency and the Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance.

To read more visit