This page last reviewed November 1, 2017

Compliance Offset Program Forms


Instructions:  Click below to download forms by topic area.  Forms are occasionally revised.  Please use the most recent version when submitting to ARB or an OPR.

 

Notice Regarding Attestations (February 2016)

Authorized Project Designee

Designation of Authorized Project Designee  

Listing Forms

Application for Listing a Livestock Offset Project  

Application for Listing a Mine Methane Capture Offset Project  

Application for Listing an Ozone Depleting Substances Offset Project  

Application for Listing a Rice Cultivation Offset Project  

Applications for Listing a U.S. Forest Offset Project

        Application for Listing a U.S. Forest Offset Project - Avoided Conversion  

        Application for Listing a U.S. Forest Offset Project - Improved Forest Management  

        Application for Listing a U.S. Forest Offset Project - Reforestation  

Application for Listing an Urban Forest Offset Project  

Reporting Forms

Livestock Offset Project Data Report  

Mine Methane Capture Offset Project Data Reports

        For Active Underground Mines  

        For Active Surface Mines  

        For Abandoned Underground Mines  

Ozone Depleting Substances Offset Project Data Report  

Rice Cultivation Offset Project Data Report  (no form currently available)

U.S. Forest Offset Project Data Reports

The U.S. Forest forms are provided to assist in submitting the information required by the regulation and applicable Compliance Offset Protocol.  When an OPO/APD uses Offset Project Data Report forms provided by ARB to submit this information, the OPO/APD must fill out both the Initial and Annual forms for the first report reporting period. All subsequent reporting periods require only the Annual form.  The U.S. Forest reporting forms below were designed for the October 20, 2011 and November 14, 2014 protocols.  U.S. Forest reporting forms for the June 25, 2015 protocol are not yet available.

        Annual Reporting Period - All Project Types  

        Initial Reporting Period - Avoided Conversion  

        Initial Reporting Period - Improved Forest Management  

        Initial Reporting Period - Reforestation  

Urban Forest Offset Project Data Report  (no form currently available)

Offset Verification Forms

Evaluation of Conflict of Interest for Offset Projects 

Notice of Offset Verification Services (NOVS) 

Offset Verification Statement  

Issuance of ARB Offset Credits

Request for Issuance of ARB Offset Credits  

Early Action Forms

Evaluation of Conflict of Interest for Early Action Project 

Notice of Offset Verification Services (NOVS) for Early Action Project (for full offset verification services only) 


Caution: Please make sure to submit a CITSS ID number and not a CITSS account number on all required forms.  The CITSS ID number is two letters followed by four numbers (e.g., CA1234).  To protect account information, you should not submit any CITSS account number, which is a longer number.


For questions or comments, please contact Stephen Shelby at (916) 327-8228 or via email at sshelby@arb.ca.gov.

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