What to do
You must follow building code requirements to use less energy.
There are different Green Energy requirements based on your project and building.
Download the form for your project.
Fill it out. Upload it with your building permit application or bring it to your appointment.
Small residential projects
Fill out our Residential Alteration and Addition Project G5.
If your project is less than 1,000 square feet, you may fill out the form yourself.
If it is greater than 1,000 square feet, a licensed professional must fill it out and include their license stamp.
LEED or GreenPoint projects
These projects must follow LEED or GreenPoint-ratings:
- New residential construction
- All construction for projects over 25,000 square feet
Non-residential projects less than 25,000 square feet
If your project is interior only, fill out our Green Building Submittal Form for Non-Residential Interior-Only Alteration Projects Form GS4.
If your project is greater than 1,000 square feet and less than 25,000 square feet, fill out our Green Building Submittal Form for Other Non-Residential Alterations, Additions & New Construction Form GS3.
Fill out our Green Building Site Permit Submittal Form Form GS1.
Read the info sheet about the Title 24 process from the Department of Building Inspection for more information.
Read the Administrative Bulletin for the Implementation of Green Building Regulations (AB-093).
Last updated September 24, 2020