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Review our points breakdown for the LEED v4 credits for Interior Design and Construction.

This article is part of a series that provides an overview of the requirements and options in LEED.

In our previous article, we listed the prerequisites, credits, and points in the LEED O+M rating system. Today, we wil go over LEED v4 for Interior Design and Construction (LEED ID+C). This rating system addresses the following project types:

  • Retail
  • Hospitality
  • Commercial interiors

In the chart below, we’ve outlined all of the prerequisites and credits as well as the maximum number of points you can earn for each credit in this rating system. 

LEED ID+C prerequisites and credits

C = Credit; P = Prerequisite

Integrative Process

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Integrative Process (C) 2 2 2

Location and Transportation

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
LEED for Neighborhood Development Location (C) 18 18 18
Surrounding Density and Diverse Uses (C) 8 8 8
Access to Quality Transit (C) 7 7 7
Bicycle Facilities (C) 1 1 1
Reduced Parking Footprint (C) 2 2 2

Water Efficiency

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Indoor Water Use Reduction (P) Req'd Req'd Req'd
Indoor Water Use Reduction (C) 12 12 12

Energy and Atmosphere

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Fundamental Commissioning and Verification (P) Req'd Req'd Req'd
Minimum Energy Performance (P) Req'd Req'd Req'd
Fundamental Refrigerant Management (P) Req'd Req'd Req'd
Enhanced Commissioning (C) 5 5 5
Optimize Energy Performance (C) 25 25 25
Advanced Energy Metering (C) 2 2 2
Renewable Energy Production (C) 3 3 3
Enhanced Refrigerant Management (C) 1 1 1
Green Power and Carbon Offsets (C) 2 2 2

Material and Resources

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Storage and Collection of Recyclables (P) Req'd Req'd Req'd
Construction and Demolition Waste Management Planning (P) Req'd Req'd Req'd
Long-Term Commitment (C) 1 1 1
Interiors Life-Cycle Impact Reduction (C) 4 5 4
Building Production Disclosure and Optimization: Environmental Product Declarations (C) 2 2 2
Building Production Disclosure and Optimization: Sourcing of Raw Materials (C) 2 2 2
Building Production Disclosure and Optimization: Material Ingredients (C) 2 2 2
Construction and Demolition Waste Management (C) 2 2 2

Indoor Environmental Quality

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Minimum Indoor Air Quality Performance (P) Req’d Req’d Req’d
Environmental Tobacco Smoke Control (P) Req’d Req’d Req’d
Enhanced Indoor Air Quality Strategies (C) 2 3 2
Low-Emitting Materials (C) 3 3 3
Construction Indoor Air Quality Management Plan (C) 1 1 1
Indoor Air Quality Assessment (C) 2 2 2
Thermal Comfort (C) 1 1 1
Interior Lighting (C) 2 2 2
Daylight (C) 3 3 3
Quality Views (C) 1 1 1
Acoustic Performance (C) 2 N/A 2

Innovation

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Innovation (C) 5 5 5
LEED Accredited Professional (C) 1 1 1

Regional Priority

Credit/Prerequisite Name Commercial Interiors (Points) Retail (Points) Hospitality (Points)
Regional Priority (C) 4 4 4

In our next article, will we’ll give you an overview of the prerequisites, points and credits in the LEED for Homes rating system.

Check out credits and prerequisites in the LEED Credit Library

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