The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) is committed to environmental, economic and social stewardship. To encourage sustainability and support the application of green building practices, the CVRD offers numerous rebates, incentives and initiatives.

Click here for information on rebates and incentives available from the CVRD and other organizations.

CVRD Green Building Initiatives

The following are just some of the ways that the CVRD is working to promote environmental and social benefit:

Green Building Links and Resources

Green Building Certification and Rating Systems

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CVRD Initiatives
  • Reduced water/sewer development cost charges for water efficient secondary suites
  • Amended OCP and zoning bylaws to encourage green buildings as part of new developments
  • Training staff on green building principles
  • Waste reduction education program
  • CV Sustainability Strategy and Regional Growth Strategy
  • Adopted corporate energy plan to reduce CVRD building energy use and GHG emissions
  • Provide educational resources on built green and energy incentives
Green Building Resources
Green Building Certification and Rating Systems