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National Green
Building Standard

Updates and documentation for the National Green Building Standard Development Process.

National Green Building Standard™ Update Process

A revision to the expanded scope has been approved by the Executive Standards Committee of Home Innovation Research Labs. The full text of the revision is available here.

The extended application process for the Consensus Committee/Task Group for those who are interested and have expertise in mixed-use buildings or new occupancies added to the scope is now closed.

The Proposed Change form to allow proposals related to the new expanded scope is now closed.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the 2018 NGBS Development process, contact us.


Last Updated: 11/21/2017

Consensus Committee Central

This section is a general log of information on the 2018 National Green Building Standard™ (NGBS) update including schedules, committee meeting notices, agendas and minutes, public comments report, draft documents, committee roster, etc.

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* As of March 22, 2016, the 2015 edition of the ICC/ASHRAE 700 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) was approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Read the Home Innovation Research Labs news release about the approval, or check out the archival history of its development.

** As of January 10, 2013, the 2012 edition of the ICC 700 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) was approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Read the Home Innovation Research Labs news release about the approval, or check out the archival history of its development.