How to take part

To participate in the New Buildings Program, you must complete all of the program deliverables. These deliverables incorporate all 4 of the program’s fundamental principles into your new building’s design, construction, and operation.

Performance path

  • Read the New Buildings Program Program Guide (PDF, 548 KB) for a complete description of the program’s deliverables and requirements.
  • Determine your project’s eligibility for the energy modelling assistance incentive and the performance path.
  • Submit your completed application (PDF, 177 KB).

If successful, you will receive an acceptance letter confirming enrolment in the program. The program’s next steps will be included in the acceptance letter.

Energy modelling assistance

An incentive of up to $10,000 is available to eligible customers who submit a completed design energy modelling report to us before their project is tendered. We will collaborate with the project’s energy modeller to discuss potential energy efficiency opportunities and building design enhancements.

If successful, you will receive an acceptance letter confirming enrolment in the program. The program’s next steps will be included in the acceptance letter.