The benefits of DGNB membership

The benefits of DGNB membership

Want to play an active role in changing your sector of industry? Keen to do more to ensure sustainability to become a standard in modern society? One fundamental belief at the DGNB is that the best way to achieve this goal is by working together. 

Our members work across all kinds of disciplines in the building and property industry – and beyond. They range from individuals working in an office to global corporations. What they have in common is that they have expertise and ideas to offer, and this flows into our work resulting even more new ideas and important contacts for your organisation and projects. 


Active involvement: using and sharing know-how

Our organisation revolves around participation. Everyone is welcome to join in and play their part in fostering sustainability. This could even involve joining one of our committees and looking at the topics covered by the DGNB System or current issues in the industry. Support our strategic initiatives. Join in our workshops and networking events – become part of the DGNB Community.

  • Expert pool
  • Members' events
  • Network events
  • Trade fairs and conventions
  • Public speaker service
  • Help shape strategic topics
  • Take part in pilot phase
  • Contribute to workshops on current issues
  • Add your comments to draft documents
  • Use guidelines/ reports

Enjoy preferential rates

Whether it’s certification, training at the DGNB Academy, the publication of products or services through the DGNB Navigator, or you’d just like to use our rooms – if you’re a member, you save money. We offer special members rates for all services at DGNB. 

  • Certification fees
  • DGNB certification ceremony
  • Academy offers (seminars, workshops,staff training)
  • Add products and services to the
  • DGNB Navigator
  • Hire DGNB rooms for your events
  • Free/reduced media subscriptions and press advertising
  • For DGNB members the standard remuneration shall not apply

Show your commitment and tell others about your membership

As a DGNB member you are also taking responsibility and showing a commitment to sustainability – within your organisation, sector of industry and society as a whole. Show this to others by using the DGNB logo in your own communication materials and keep your business partners, clients and the press informed about your involvement. You can also formulate statements regarding more sustainability in your member profile on the DGNB website, where we will show your logo and the services you offer. Furthermore, you have the option of becoming our partner at trade fairs and events, where you can position yourself alongside us.

  • Write your own online member profile
  • Use the locked members' area of the DGNB website
  • Use the DGNB logo (print, online, signatures etc.)
  • Social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, XING, YouTube, DGNB blog)
  • Special articles in the DGNB blog
  • DGNB statements for your press activities
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