The DGNB minimum requirements (exclusion criteria) stipulated in the criteria for the scheme in question must be fulfilled, for both the primary use and all secondary uses.
The secondary requirements only need to be fulfilled at whole-building level.
If a proper distinction can be made between the different uses, an application for partial certification can be submitted. The use that is to be assessed must be clearly defined and must be agreed with the DGNB on a case-by-case basis (project-specific certifiability enquiry – see DGNB website). The following parameters should be complied with:
This scheme is applied on the DGNB System Version 2020 International.