Proposed Fees for Filing Energy Efficiency Reports & for Energy Code Compliance Review

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments

Comment By: 
Friday, February 15, 2013
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This rule is proposed pursuant to the authority of the Commissioner of Buildings underSections 643 and 1043(a) of the New York City Charter, section 28-308.4 of the NewYork City Administrative Code, 1 RCNY 103-07 and section 103.3 of the New York CityEnergy Code.

Section 28-308.4 of the Administrative Code requires an energy efficiency report to befiled by building owners every ten years. That section also allows the owner to apply foran extension of time to file the report. 1 RCNY 103-07 provides for a fee to be chargedfor filing energy efficiency reports.

Section 103.3 of the Energy Code provides for department examination of constructiondocuments to determine whether they are in compliance with the requirements of theEnergy Code.

The proposed amendments would:

·         Add fees for initial filings, extensions and amendments of energy efficiencyreports.

·         Add fees for Energy Code compliance reviews.


Public Hearing

Opportunity to comment on proposed fees for filing energy efficiency reports and for energy code compliance review


Gina Bocra
Chief Sustainability Officer
New York City Department of Buildings
280 Broadway, 7th floor
New York, New York 10007

Department of Buildings
280 Broadway 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10007