Vietnam Green Building Council

Driving towards a sustainable built environment

Our Services

Green Building Certification

LOTUS is a set of green building rating systems developed specifically for Vietnam

Green Building Training Courses

Providing basic and advanced training to professionals through VGBC Education Program

Membership Network

An opportunity to profile your products and services in Green Building market

VGBC Green Database

Online resource directory for green building products and services

LOTUS v3 for New Construction
available for consultation


LOTUS is a set of voluntary green building certification systems developed by the Vietnam Green Building Council. LOTUS is a point-based system which consists of many categories and credits, reflecting the priorities required by climatic and urban conditions in Vietnam. To earn LOTUS Certification, a project must satisfy all prerequisites and achieve a minimum of 40% of the total amount of points.

Certified Projects

Projects under Assessment

Upcoming Events

[HN] 5th NUCE Green Building Day

5th NUCE GREEN BUILDING DAY Organizer Contact Mr. Đặng Thành Long Vietnam Green Building Council - CEO Email: Mobile: 0868.166.526 General Information Date & Time: 7h30 - 17h00, 17/11/2018 Venue: National University of Civil Engineering (NUCE) With...

VGBC Training Courses

L101: Introduction to Green Building

Evolution of green buildings, the concepts of sustainability in buildings, and the principles, best practices and components that distinguish green buildings from conventional buildings

L201: LOTUS Foundation

Define green building & the role of certification system; Understand the intents, goals & strategies for LOTUS credits; Differentiate LOTUS and other rating systems; Understand the costs related to green certification; Foundational training for LOTUS AP Exam.

L202: LEED Fundamentals

Providing knowledge of the foundational concepts of LEED green building certification systems; Introducing the LEED BD+C v4 categories and requirements; Giving updates on Vietnam green building market

L301: LEED for Manufacturers

An advanced-level courses for architects working on green projects or product manufacturers and suppliers looking to penetrate the green building market

Education & Training


LEED and LOTUS Certification in Vietnam: 2018 Review

As usual, at the turn of each year, VGBC will compile data on green buildings in Vietnam and try to briefly assess the state of the green building movement in our country. Admittedly, the analysis is very shallow and involve only data easily collected from VGBC and...

VGBC is hiring!

  VGBC is hiring!   Please see below for opening positions at the Vietnam Green Building Council.   Location: Hanoi or HCMC Please send your resume to: Deadline for application: 15/2/2019   1. VGBC Green Building Facilitator Support day-to-day...

WorldGBC: Healthier Homes, Healthier Planet

  The world’s buildings have a direct impact both on the environment and on personal health and wellbeing, as well as having huge financial implications to owners and occupiers. Therefore, the World Green Building Council has produced a comprehensive guide to creating...

British International School EYFS achieved LOTUS Certification

  VGBC is pleased to announce that the British International School - Early Years Foundation Stage (BIS-EYFS) has officially been awarded LOTUS Certification. This project provides a new building for the British International School EYFS, located in District 2, Ho Chi...

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