Who’s Covered

  • Privately owned buildings that are 20,000 square feet or more and located in the City of Los Angeles
  • Buildings owned by the City of Los Angeles that are 7,500 square feet or more 

Covered buildings must benchmark and report annually - view current reporting deadline here. 

Exempted Buildings

  • Single-family homes, duplexes, residential hotels, sound stages, and other TV and film production facilities
  • Hospitals Regulated by OSHPD
  • Owned by the State or Federal Government 
  • Vacant for entire year, with no Certificate of Occupancy
  • Vacant for entire year due to renovation 
  • Demolition permit issued
  • No energy or water service for entire year