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California Green Building Standards Code (CGBSC)


Projects submitted on or after January 1, 2011 are subject to the 2010 California Green Building Standards Code shall be applicable. Plans are required to incorporate the City of Irvine Green Building Standard Notes, Residential or Green Building Standard Notes, Non-residential.


City of Irvine Ordinance Preceeding California
State Mandatory Measures

Applicable only to residential development projects submitted for plan check on or after April 1, 2010 and before January 1, 2011, as adopted by City of Irvine Ordinance 09-12, only those measures listed as required in the Application Matrix (AM-HCD) of Chapter 11 of the 2008 California Green Building Standards Code (CGBSC) apply. Many of these requirements deal with concepts common to existing voluntary programs for example, Green Point Rated, LEED and others. Below are links to relevant historic documents.