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How To Become BERDE-Certified

Updated: Apr 27

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They say you can't judge a book by its cover, but with BERDE, you can certainly judge a building by its rating! This guide will walk you through the essentials of getting a BERDE accreditation.

What is BERDE?

The BERDE (Building for Ecologically Responsive Design Excellence) Green Building Rating System is a way to check, gauge, track, and confirm how well green building projects are doing.

Who developed BERDE?

The Philippine Green Building Council (PHILGBC) created BERDE with help in development and promotion from the Department of Energy (DOE).

About BERDE Certification

BERDE Certification is the official way to check, grade, and approve projects in the BERDE Program.

What can BERDE do for you?

It can serve as a guidance tool, a credible marketing strategy, a transparency tool, and a compliance and policy support tool.

What is the BERDE Certification process?

Projects must complete all three stages to receive a complete BERDE Certification. The process includes the registration stage, stage 1, and stage 2.

Ratings for Certification

BERDE ratings range from one to five stars, with scores ranging from 51 and above.

Minimum System Requirements for Certification

Projects that are applying for BERDE Certification must comply with some minimum requirements to follow and a couple of documents to submit.

Get BERDE-Certified Today!

Now that you’ve got the roadmap to BERDE certification, it’s time to hit the construction road! Reach out to us at or visit to learn more about how we can help your project become more sustainable.

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