GRIHA Incentives

Urban Development & Housing Department, Government of Jharkhand incentivizes GRIHA Rated projects by awarding
additional FAR of up to 7%

3%, 5% & 7% additional FAR shall be awarded to all building uses (except plotted residential) for achieving a 3-star, 4-star or 5-star GRIHA Rating respectively.

Notification

Public Works Department, Government of Maharashtra mandates GRIHA for all government projects

Public Works Department, Government of Maharashtra issues a notification mandating all the upcoming government buildings and proposed retrofitting work of the existing buildings in Maharashtra, to comply with the 'Green building concept' and further get it rated from GRIHA Council.

Notification

Uttar Pradesh Housing and Urban Planning Department: GRIHA incentives

Free of cost 5% additional FAR for projects for complying with 4 or 5 Star GRIHA Rating.

Notification

Haryana government: GRIHA Incentives

Haryana government: GRIHA Incentives The Haryana Building Code 2017 incentivizes GRIHA Rated projects by awarding additional FAR of up-to 15%.

3%, 6%, 9%, 12% or 15% additional FAR shall be awarded to all building uses (except plotted residential) for achieving a 1-star, 2-star, 3-star, 4-star or 5-star GRIHA Rating respectively.

The Haryana Building Code - 2017

Government of West Bengal, Department of Municipal Affairs: GRIHA incentives

Incentives for Green campus by MNRE 10% additional Floor Area Ratio F.A.R. for "Green Building" as per provision under rule 69A of the said rules, notified by Kolkata Municipal Corporation affairs department vide notification no. 54/MA/O/C-4/3R-3/2014 dated 05.02.2015.

Sanction of building plan for construction of 'Green Buildings" and grant of additional F.A.R. shall be allowed on the basis of pre-certification by the agencies.

Govt. of West Bengal FAR Notification

Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) - GRIHA incentives

Incentives for Green campus by MNREDiscount in premium charges for developers: The developers coming up with new construction projects in the jurisdiction of Pune Municipal Corporation will get the following discounts on the premium charges payable to the corporation, as per the star rating awarded by GRIHA Council.

Rating

Points scored

Discount in Premium

GRIHA

SVA GRIHA

GRIHA/ SVAGRIHA

***

71-80

36-40

5%

****

81-90

41-45

10%

*****

91-100

46-50

15%

Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) - SVA GRIHA incentives

Incentives for Green campus by MNREDiscount in premium charges for developers: The developers coming up with new construction projects in the jurisdiction of Pune Municipal Corporation will get the following discounts on the premium charges payable to the corporation, as per the star rating awarded by GRIHA Council.

Rating

Points scored

Discount in Premium

GRIHA

SVA GRIHA

GRIHA/ SVAGRIHA

***

71-80

36-40

5%

****

81-90

41-45

10%

*****

91-100

46-50

15%

Sikkim adopts GRIHA

sikkim adopts grihaAs per Government of Sikkim vide Notification no :01/59/GoS/Bldgs/Archtt/14-15 Dated: 06/01/2015 Government of Sikkim has adopted GRIHA for all the Government and semi-Government structures.

All the Government and semi-Government structures in the State (Residential, Non-residential, Healthcare, Institutional, Industrial, Recreational etc) including those belonging to autonomous bodies like Boards, Corporation, Companies and Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) shall conform to minimum 3 Stars GRIHA rating for propagating sustainable development in the State.

Notification

Additional 5% free of cost FAR for GRIHA projects in Rajasthan

jdaJaipur Development Authority, a body constituted under Jaipur Development Authority Act 1982 (Act. 25) under the Department of Urban Development and Housing, Government of Rajasthan has notified that the buildings constructed on plot area more than 5,000 m2 will be eligible for an additional 5% floor area ratio (FAR) free of charge if they get 4 or 5 star rating from GRIHA.

Jaipur Development Authority - Circular

Fast track environmental clearance for GRIHA pre certified projects

The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), Government of India issued a memorandum to facilitate fast track environmental clearance for GRIHA pre certified projects.
Memorandum

NOIDA and Greater NOIDA embrace GRIHA

NOIDA and Greater NOIDA have incentivized GRIHA projects (on a plot of more than 5000 sq m and above) with free of cost 5% additional FAR for projects for complying with 4 or 5 Star GRIHA Rating.

Notification

Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation: GRIHA incentives

Discount in premium for developers: The developers in Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation will get the following discounts on the premium amount of building permission charges, as per the level of rating awarded by GRIHA.


Discount in premium

Points Scored

Rating

Discount in Premium

50-60

1 Star

10%

61-70

2 Star

20%

71-80

3 Star

30%

81-90

4 Star

40%

91-100

5 Star

50%

Discount in property tax for home owners: Once the construction is complete, the developer will hand over the green building to the flat owners, and henceforth, the flat owners of the green building will get a discount of 10% on property tax.

More details are available at: link

Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation: SVA GRIHA Incentives

Depending on the level of SVA GRIHA star rating, the developer can avail discount in the premium as mentioned in the table below:


Discount in premium for developers:

Points Scored

Rating

Discount in Premium

25-30

1 Star

10%

31-35

2 Star

20%

36-40

3 Star

30%

41-45

4 Star

40%

46-50

5 Star

50%

Discount in property tax for home owners: The SVA GRIHA linked property tax benefit is in addition to the existing discounts that are offered by the Municipal Corporation like the 10% discount to early tax payers and 10% discount for females. All residential buildings, commercial complexes, individual houses, bungalows which comply with the SVA GRIHA criteria shall be eligible for the rebates.

Points Scored

Rating

Discount in Property tax

25-30

*

5%

31-35

**

8%

36-40

***

10%

41-45

****

12%

46-50

*****

15%

More details are available at: link

SIDBI announces concessional rate of interest for GRIHA projects

sidbiSIDBI has been providing financial assistance to Green Buildings certified by Accredited Rating Agencies including GRIHA by offering concessional rate of interest, presently 50 basis points.

Please refer to the attachment for further details. Read more

Additional 5% free of cost FAR for GRIHA projects in Punjab

Punjab Govt The Department of Housing and Urban Development, Government of Punjab has notified that an additional 5% floor area ratio free of charges shall be permissible to buildings that provide relevant certificates from the Bureau of Energy Efficiency or from GRIHA (Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment). This notification has been issued under the the Punjab Regional and Town Planning and Development Act, 1995 towards ensuring resource optimization in the built environment.

The notification is available on page 1193 of the link

Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India announces free of cost 1% to 5% extra ground coverage and FAR for GRIHA projects

Ministry of Urban Development issues a notification for local authorities to incentivize and provide 1% to 5% extra ground coverage and FAR for projects of more than 3000 sqm plot size on basis of GRIHA evaluation.

The notification is available on page 18 of the link.

GRIHA Council