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2019 Nonresidential Energy Code Forms

Official California Energy Commission compliance documents you can download and use to show compliance with the 2019 California Building Energy Efficiency Standards (Title 24, Part 6 or Energy Code).

And, for the Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance, a Virtual Compliance Assistant to fill in the forms for you based on your answers to questions about your project.

NRCC Forms (Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance)

The Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance (NRCC) are to demonstrate the construction documents are compliant with the Energy Code at the time of permit application.

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  1. Click the “Fill In Online” button for the relevant form below.
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  3. Submit the completed form to the Authority Having Jurisdiction.
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Fill in the form yourself, on your computer.

  1. Download the desired form and save a copy to your computer.
  2. Use Adobe Acrobat Reader 2017 (free) to fill in the form. Do NOT use Adobe Acrobat or other PDF editing software. Using Acrobat Reader 2017 ensures the forms work correctly.
  3. Submit the completed form to the Authority Having Jurisdiction.

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2019-NRCC-CXR-E : Commissioning
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2019-NRCC-PLB-E : Domestic Water Heating
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2019-NRCC-ELC-E : Electric Power Distribution
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2019-NRCC-ENV-E : Envelope
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2019-NRCC-LTI-E : Lighting - Indoor
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2019-NRCC-LTO-E : Lighting - Outdoor
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2019-NRCC-LTS-E : Lighting - Sign
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2019-NRCC-MCH-E : Mechanical
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2019-NRCC-PRC-E : Process Systems
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2019-NRCC-SRA-E : Solar Ready
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NRCI Forms (Nonresidential Certificates of Installation)

The Nonresidential Certificates of Installation (NRCI) are to demonstrate installations are compliant with the Energy Code at the time of construction and should be submitted by the installer to the inspector. Please:

  1. Download the desired form and save a copy to your computer.
  2. Use Adobe Acrobat Reader 2017 (free) to fill in the form. Do NOT use Adobe Acrobat or other PDF editing software. Using Acrobat Reader 2017 ensures the forms work correctly.
  3. Submit the completed form to the Authority Having Jurisdiction.

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2019-NRCI-ELC-01-E : Electrical Power Distribution
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2019-NRCI-ENV-01-E : Envelope
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2019-NRCI-LTI-01-E : Indoor Lighting
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2019-NRCI-LTI-02-E : EMCS Lighting Control System
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2019-NRCI-LTI-04-E : Two Interlocked Lighting Systems
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2019-NRCI-LTI-05-E : Power Adjustment Factors
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2019-NRCI-LTI-06-E : Additional Videoconference Studio Lighting
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2019-NRCI-LTO-01-E : Outdoor Lighting
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2019-NRCI-LTO-02-E : EMCS Lighting Control System
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2019-NRCI-LTS-01-E : Sign Lighting
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2019-NRCI-MCH-01-E : Mechanical
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2019-NRCI-PLB-01-E : Plumbing
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2019-NRCI-PLB-02 : HighRiseRes HotelMotel - Multifamily Central - HW System Distribution
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2019-NRCI-PLB-03 : HighRiseRes HotelMotel - Single Dwelling Unit - HW System Distribution
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2019-NRCI-PLB-21-HERS : Highrise Multifamily Central Hot Water System Distribution
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2019-NRCI-PLB-22-HERS : Highrise Single Dwelling Unit Hot Water System Distribution
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2019-NRCI-PRC-01-E : Covered Processes
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2019-NRCI-SPV-01-E : Photovoltaic Systems
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2019-NRCI-STH-01-E : Solar Water Heating Systems
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NRCA Forms (Nonresidential Certificates of Acceptance)

The Nonresidential Certificates of Acceptance (NRCA) are to demonstrate compliance with Acceptance Testing requirements in the Energy Code. These documents must be completed by a field technician or Certified Acceptance Test Technician (ATT) and submitted to the inspector.

  • Forms ending in a “-F” can be downloaded here, completed, and submitted to the inspector.
  • Forms ending in a “-A” are available for download here for informational purposes only.

The official forms will need to be completed by an ATT through a Certification Provider’s website. See the California Energy Commission website to find an ATT, and for more information on the Acceptance Testing program.

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2019-NRCA-ENV-02-F : Fenestration
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2019-NRCA-ENV-03-F : Daylighting Design PAFs
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2019-NRCA-LTI-02-A : Shut-Off Lighting Control
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2019-NRCA-LTI-03-A : Automatic Daylighting Control
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2019-NRCA-LTI-04-A : Demand Responsive Lighting Control
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2019-NRCA-LTI-05-A : Institutional Tuning PAF
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2019-NRCA-LTO-02-A : Outdoor Lighting Control
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2019-NRCA-MCH-02-A : Outdoor Air
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2019-NRCA-MCH-03-A : Constant Volume Single Zone Hvac
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2019-NRCA-MCH-04a-H : Air Distribution Duct Leakage
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2019-NRCA-MCH-04b-A : Air Distribution Duct Leakage
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2019-NRCA-MCH-05-A : Air Economizer Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-06-A : Demand Control Ventilation
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2019-NRCA-MCH-07-A : Supply Fan Variable Flow Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-08-A : Valve Leakage Test
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2019-NRCA-MCH-09-A : Supply Water Temperature Reset Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-10-A : Hydronic System Variable Flow Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-11-A : Automatic Demand Shed Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-12-A-FDD-F : Packaged Direct Expansion Units
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2019-NRCA-MCH-13-A-FDD : Air Handling Units and Zone Terminal Units
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2019-NRCA-MCH-14-A : Distributed Energy Storage DX-AC Systems
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2019-NRCA-MCH-15-A : Thermal Energy Storage
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2019-NRCA-MCH-16-A : Supply Air Temperature Reset Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-17-A : Condenser Water TemperatureReset Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-18-A : Energy Management Control Sysyems
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2019-NRCA-MCH-19-A : Occupancy Sensor Controls
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2019-NRCA-MCH-20-H : Multifamily Ventilation
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2019-NRCA-MCH-21-H : Multifamily Envelope
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2019-NRCA-PRC-01-F : Compressed Air Systems
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2019-NRCA-PRC-02-F : Kitchen Exhaust
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2019-NRCA-PRC-03-F : Garage Exhaust
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2019-NRCA-PRC-04-F : Refrigerated Warehouses-Evaporator Fan Motor Controls
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2019-NRCA-PRC-05-F : Refrigerated Warehouses-Evaporative Condenser Controls
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2019-NRCA-PRC-06-F : Refrigerated Warehouses-Air Cooled Condensers Controls
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2019-NRCA-PRC-07-F : Refrigerated Warehouses-Variable Speed Compressor
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2019-NRCA-PRC-08-F : Refrigerated Warehouses-Elec Res Underslab Heating System
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2019-NRCA-PRC-12-F : Elevator Lighting & Ventilation Controls
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2019-NRCA-PRC-13-F : Escalator & Moving Walkways Speed Control
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2019-NRCA-PRC-14-F : Lab Exhaust Ventilation System
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2019-NRCA-PRC-15-F : Fume Hood Automatic Sash Closure System
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2019-NRCA-PRC-16-F : Adiabatic Condensers
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2013-NRCA-MCH-06-A : Demand Control Ventilation System
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NRCV Forms (Nonresidential Certificates of Verification)

The Nonresidential Certificates of Verification (NRCV) are to demonstrate compliance with HERS verification requirements in the Energy Code. These documents must be completed by a HERS Rater and registered with a HERS Provider’s registry prior to submitting them to the inspector.

NRCV forms are available for download here for informational purposes only and cannot be filled and submitted to demonstrate compliance.

Questions? Email us.

2019-NRCV-MCH-04a-H : Duct Leakage Test - New Construction
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2019-NRCV-MCH-04c-H : Duct Leakage - LLAHU
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2019-NRCV-MCH-04d-H : Duct Leakage Test - Existing Construction
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2019-NRCV-MCH-04e-H : Duct Leakage Test - Sealing Accesible Leaks
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2019-NRCV-MCH-24a-H : Enclosure Air Leakage Worksheet - Single Point Test - Manual Meter
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2019-NRCV-MCH-24b-H : Enclosure Air Leakage Worksheet - Single Point Test - Automatic Meter
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2019-NRCV-MCH-27b-H : Highrise Residential
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2019-NRCV-MCH-27c-H : Highrise Residential Scheduled Real Time Control
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2019-NRCV-MCH-32-H : Local Mechanical Exhaust
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2019-NRCV-PLB-21-HERS : Highrise Multifamily Central Hot Water System Distribution
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2019-NRCV-PLB-22-HERS : Highrise Single Dwelling Unit Hot Water System Distribution
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Helpful Resources

Need a hand with the forms? Check out the Forms Ace™ to figure out which forms are required for your project. Use the Virtual Compliance Assistant to fill in your Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance for you and tell you if your project complies. Review training and resources that walk you through how to fill in the dynamic Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance.

Need a hand with the forms? Check out the Forms Ace™ to figure out which forms are required for your project. Use the Virtual Compliance Assistant to fill in your Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance for you and tell you if your project complies. Review training and resources that walk you through how to fill in the dynamic Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance.

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The Forms Ace™ tool helps you figure out which Title 24, Part 6 forms apply to your specific project. Use this tool before your permit submittal to determine which forms will be required for your Addition, Alteration or New Construction project — and whether or not your project requires HERS (Home Energy Rating System) verification.
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For Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance (NRCCs), the Virtual Compliance Assistant fills in the forms for you - and lets you know if your project complies - based on your answers to a series of simple and direct questions about the project.

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All the official California Energy Commission compliance documents available for download and, for the Nonresidential Certificates of Compliance, available to fill in online based on your answers to questions about your project.
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