12, 2021, DOB will begin accepting applications for
adjustments to a building’s annual emissions limits for the
2024-2029 calendar years and for
not-for-profit hospitals and healthcare facilities.
Applications for adjustments must be submitted in
Safety. Please read our
for full details.
Excessive Emissions Due to a Special Circumstance
The deadline for applications for adjustments to annual
building emissions limits for calendar years 2024-2029 for
buildings with excessive emissions due to a special
circumstance is June 30, 2021. The
filing fee for these applications is $2,450.
Not-for-profit Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities
Applications for adjustments to annual building emissions
limits for not-for-profit hospitals and healthcare
facilities must be submitted no later than July 21, 2021.
The filing fee for these applications is $335.
Training for Adjustment Requests
DOB is providing free online training sessions to
explain the process for submitting an adjustment request in
DOB NOW: Safety. To register for training and access
step-by-step guides, user manuals, and videos, visit the DOB
NOW Training Page at
Additional Guidance on Local Law 97:
Owners of covered buildings are encouraged to visit the
Greenhouse Gas Emission
Reporting page for more details. For
general information on building emissions
adjustment requirements, including how to submit your
application, please see our
filing guide. For assistance with a building emissions application,
owners can submit an inquiry using the DOB NOW Help Form at