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Plans submitted for all new construction, addition or alteration with a valuation greater than $200,000 for a building permit will also be separately reviewed for compliance to the Green Code.


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Forms

Green Code-related Forms:

ID   Title  
GRN 01-2014 Storm Water Pollution Control View
GRN 02-2014 VOC Content Verification Checklist View
GRN 03-2014 Formaldehyde Emissions Verification Checklist View
GRN 04-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Mandatory Requirements Checklist: Newly Constructed Residential Buildings View
GRN 04-2014(effective 2015-07-15) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Newly Constructed Residential Buildings View
GRN 04-2014(effective 2014-10-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Newly Constructed Residential Buildings View
GRN 04-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Newly Constructed Residential Buildings View
GRN 04-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Newly Constructed Residential Buildings View
GRN 04A-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Tier 1 and Tier 2 Voluntary Requirements Checklist Residential Buildings View
GRN 04A-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Tier 1 and Tier 2 Voluntary Requirements Checklist Residential Buildings View
GRN 04A-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Tier 1 and Tier 2 Voluntary Requirements Checklist Residential Buildings View
GRN 05-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Mandatory Requirements Checklist: Newly Constructed Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 05-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Newly Constructed Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 05-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Newly Constructed Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 05A-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Tier 1 and Tier 2 Voluntary Requirements Checklist: Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 06-2014 Operation and Maintenance Manual View
GRN 09-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Mandatory Requirements Checklist: Additions and Alterations to Residential Buildings View
GRN 09-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Additions and Alterations to Residential Buildings View
GRN 09-2014(effective 2014-10-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Additions and Alterations to Residential Buildings View
GRN 09-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Additions and Alterations to Residential Buildings View
GRN 10-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Mandatory Requirements Checklist: Additions and Alterations to Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 10-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Additions and Alterations to Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 10-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Mandatory Requirements Checklist Additions and Alterations to Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 11-2014 VOC and Formaldehyde Limits View
GRN 12-2014 Green Building Certification View
GRN 14-2014 Green Building Code Plan Check Notes - Residential Buildings View
GRN 15-2014 Green Building Code Plan Check Notes - Non-Residential Buildings View
GRN 16-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Plumbing Fixture Flow Rate Tables (Residential) View
GRN 16-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Plumbing Fixture Flow Rate Tables (Residential) View
GRN 17-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Plumbing Fixture Flow Rate Tables (Non-Residential) View
GRN 17-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Plumbing Fixture Flow Rate Tables (Non-Residential) View
GRN 18N-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Water Conservation Ordinance Notes (Non-Residential) View
GRN 18R-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Water Conservation Ordinance Notes (Residential) View

Commissioning Forms:

ID   Title  
GRN 20-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Owner's Project Requirements (OPR) View
GRN 20-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Owner's Project Requirements (OPR) View
GRN 21-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Basis of Design (BOD) View
GRN 21-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Basis of Design (BOD) View
GRN 22-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Commissioning Measures View
GRN 22-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Commissioning Measures View
GRN 23-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Commissioning Plan View
GRN 23-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Commissioning Plan View
GRN 24-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Functional Performance Testing View
GRN 24-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Functional Performance Testing View
GRN 25-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Documentation and Training View
GRN 25-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Documentation and Training View
GRN 26-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Commissioning Report View
GRN 26-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Commissioning Report View

Standard Correction Lists

ID   Title  
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.001-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions and Alterations View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.001-2014(effective 2015-12-01) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions and Alterations View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.001-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions and Alterations View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.001-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions and Alterations View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.002-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.002-2014(effective 2015-12-01) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.002-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.002-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Non-Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.003-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions and Alterations View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.003-2014(effective 2015-12-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions & Alterations View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.003-2014 Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions Alterations (effective 1-1-14) View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.004-2014(effective 2016-06-06) Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.004-2014(effective 2015-12-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.004-2014(effective 2015-07-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.004-2014(effective 2014-10-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.004-2014(effective 2014-07-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.004-2014(effective 2014-01-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for New Construction View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.005-2015(effective 2015-12-01) Supplemental Correction Sheet: MWELO View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.030-2014(effective 2014-10-01) Residential Mandatory Measures for Additions & Alterations View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.102-2014 Supplemental Correction Sheet for Energy Conservation View

Codes

As of January 1, 2011, the following type of projects are subject to the Los Angeles Green Building Code (LAGBC):

  • All new buildings (residential and non-residential)
  • All addition (residential and non-residential)
  • Alterations with building valuations of $200,000 or more 
    (residential and nonresidential)
  • Residential alterations that increase the building's conditioned volume