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How to Register

Policyholders invited into the program must ensure their house qualifies for a California Building Code, Chapter A3 retrofit. While our data shows your property has house characteristics that would qualify for the code-compliant retrofit, we need to verify your information. Simply select “Register” to begin the process.

You will be asked to confirm information and answer specific questions about your house characteristicsAccurately answering the CEA BB qualification questions is extremely important to make sure your house qualifies for the specific type of retrofit the program allows under Chapter A3 (learn more about the retrofit)Also, we highly recommend that you authorize CEA BB to send text alerts when important email communications are sent. We added this feature to ensure CEA BB information reaches policyholders and doesn't get lost in "junk" folders.

If your house qualifies, you will receive an immediate notification. You will also receive a Policyholder Packet in the mail with all program details.                   

 The person registering and answering the CEA BB qualification questions must be an owner of record of the house. As an accommodation to individuals that may have some need to have a third-party representative complete the CEA BB Program Application, a Registration Authorization Form is provided for your use. This form should be uploaded to your Policyholder Dashboard after registration and acceptance into the program.

 

Important Note

Homeowner must be certain that their house characteristics qualifies them for a Chapter A3 retrofit. Once accepted into CEA BB, a homeowner should confirm with a licensed contractor or local building department. If the house does not meet the characteristics the homeowner may withdraw from CEA BB program without penalty. Only Chapter 3 retrofits will be reimbursed. Therefore, it is very important to make sure your house qualifies.

 

We highly recommend that you authorize CEA BB to send text alerts when important email communications are sent. We added this feature to ensure CEA BB information reaches policyholders and doesn't get lost in "junk" folders.

If your house qualifies, you will receive an immediate notification. You will also receive a Policyholder Packet in the mail with all program details.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE

Retrofit projects completed prior to acceptance into CEA BB are not eligible. CEA BB will not accept projects with a building permit dated prior to acceptance into the program. You must receive an email acceptance from CEA BB BEFORE any work begins on your retrofit project.