BUILDING REQUIREMENTS FOR LEASED SPACES - Office of Construction & Facilities Management
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BUILDING REQUIREMENTS FOR LEASED SPACES

Contract Documents

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.

Key Considerations

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

The Joint Commission

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

VA Signage Design Manual

Archived Documents

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Contact Information

For information about this page, please contact VACO 003C7A Policy and Programs at VACO003C7APolicyandProgram@va.gov