Commonsense Sustainability Solutions has been providing sustainability advice since 2003.

The people involved with Commonsense Sustainability Solutions have a range of skills and experience. Past projects have included:

  • Sustainable design, NatHERS (Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme) assessments and architecture for new and existing homes.
  • Managing policy and content for the Australian Government’s ‘Your Home’ online resource (www.yourhome.gov.au) and developing the free 7 star house plans (Design for Place).
  • Representing the Australian Government on APEC (Asia Pacific Economic Council) as a town planning expert and reviewing a low carbon model town in Indonesia.
  • Leading community groups to establish new initiatives, such as achieving a 40% carbon emissions reduction target, light rail, car share, the establishment of the Canberra City Farm, providing recycled curtains to vulnerable households, and more.


Material on this website is made available in good faith and based on the experience of the people involved with Commonsense Sustainability Solutions. It should not be taken to indicate Commonsense Sustainability Solution’s commitment to a particular course of action. Different solutions and outcomes may apply in individual circumstances. Before relying on any material contained in on this website, readers should obtain appropriate professional advice suitable to their particular circumstances.

References to various websites, publications and organisations, including commercial organisations and/or particular products on this website are included for the information of the reader only and should not in any way be construed as an endorsement of any website, publication, organisation or product by Commonsense Sustainability Solutions. Conversely, the fact that a particular website, publication, organisation or product is not mentioned on this website should not be taken as any indication of Commonsense Sustainability Solution’s opinion of that website, publication, organisation or product. Commonsense Sustainability Solutions cannot accept any responsibility for the content of any material that may be encountered on the websites or in the publications referred to on this website.

The materials used on this website were chosen by, and based on, the judgements of the people involved with Commonsense Sustainability Solutions.