Fundamental building systems commissioning | U.S. Green Building Council
Please upgrade your browser. This site requires a newer version to work correctly. Read more
Our "watch" feature allows you to stay current on all aspects of this specific credit. In your account, you can control what you get updated on and how you receive your notifications. Hide

LEED BD+C: New Construction | v2 - LEED 2.0

Fundamental building systems commissioning

EAp1 | Required


Verify and ensure that fundamental building elements and systems are designed, installed and calibrated to operate as intended.


Implement the following fundamental best practice commissioning procedures:

  • Engage a commissioning authority
  • Review design intent and basis of design documentation
  • Include commissioning requirements in the construction documents
  • Develop and utilize a commissioning plan
  • Verify installation, functional performance, training and documentation
  • Complete a commissioning report.
Join LEEDuser

Ask questions, share tips, and get notified of new forum posts by joining LEEDuser, a tool developed by BuildingGreen and supported by USGBC!

  • Share on Twitter
  • Share on Facebook
  • Share on LinkedIn
  • Print to PDF
Sample forms
View sample forms