Office of Construction & Facilities Management
BUILDING REQUIREMENTS FOR LEASED SPACES
The Request for Lease Proposal (RLP) template describes the criteria that VA will use to evaluate offers. The Lease template describes VA's space requirements. Only GSA approved templates are authorized for use. Current templates should be accessed through the GREX system.
Link to Room Templates for Leased Spaces
Room Templates are the basis of design for Community Based Outpatient Clinics, and establish specific room space and equipment layouts for Leasing projects. Room Templates are listed by Room Code and Room Name and provide files in PDF, CAD, BIM, and IFC file formats. In addition, BIM equipment files are provided listed by JSN and equipment name.
Building Codes and Standards
Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI) - Guidelines for Design and Construction of Health Care Facilities
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) - NFPA 99: Health Care Facilities Code, NFPA 101: Life Safety Code
Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Standards (ABAAS)
CFM VHA OSP Interagency Security Committee Risk Evaluation Policy for All Delegated Leases
VA CBOC Prototype - Prototype for Standardized Design and Construction of Community Based Outpatient Clinics
VA PG-18-14 - Room Finishes, Door & Hardware Schedule
For information about this page, please contact VACO 003C7A Policy and Programs at VACO003C7APolicyandProgram@va.gov