Submit a Product

Submit a Product

The DLC qualifies commercial LED luminaires, retrofit kits, linear replacement lamps, mogul (E39 and E40) screw-base replacement lamps, and four pin-base replacement lamps for CFLs for inclusion on the Solid-State Lighting QPL. Products must be marketed as and intended for one of the available product categories and meet the DLC's Technical Requirements to be eligible for qualification. Please review Product Eligibility, the Technical Requirements, and the Testing and Reporting Requirements for specific product categories to determine whether your product is eligible before submitting an application.

The application is evaluated against the requirements version in effect at the time the application is submitted. Resubmissions of an application are evaluated against either the original version technical requirements or the version in effect when the resubmission is received, at the discretion of the DLC reviewer.

Please note that the DLC reserves the right to alter or amend program policies, including technical requirements, and that such changes may result in products being removed from the QPL at the discretion of the DLC.

Download the Manufacturer's Guide in English or Mandarin for full details on submitting an application, or refer to the following presentations for an overview of submitting products to the SSL QPL or an overview of common application questions. Please contact applications@designlights.org with any questions about submitting an application to the DLC.

  • Single Product Applications

    Single Product Applications

    For single products or a group of products where the only variations are CCT, dimming capability, certain voltage variations, and/or variations that do not affect product performance.

  • Family Grouping Applications

    Family Grouping Applications

    For groups of products that may include variations beyond CCT or dimming capabilities. All variations of the family must be scalable and relatable.

  • Private Label Applications

    Private Label Applications

    For private labels of products or groups of products that are currently listed on the Qualified Products List.

  • Product Update Applications

    Product Update Applications

    Update a previously-listed product or family grouping with dimming information or to meet the most recent version of the Technical Requirements.

  • De-listing Requests

    De-listing Requests

    For submitters to request to remove products that are currently listed on the Qualified Products List.