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The 2015 editions of the National Building Code (NBC) and National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB) were adopted in the Province of Saskatchewan by the Provincial Regulation.

The effective dates for these adopted codes are provided in the below table:


Coming into force or Effective Date

National Building Code 2015

January 1, 2018

Section 9.36 Energy Efficiency, National Building Code 2015

January 1, 2019

National Energy Code for Buildings 2015

January 1, 2019 

HRAI Members in Saskatchewan should be aware that as of January 1, 2018, the new requirements of the NBC 2015 (except its Section 9.36) have been in effect.  

HRAI encourages Members to review NBC 2015 Section 9.36 and NECB 2015, and get acquainted with these new code requirements, which will be in effect January 1, 2019.

For additional information:

-       Building Code information for the province of Saskatchewan and effective dates can be found here:

-       Saskatchewan’s The Uniform Building Accessibility and Standards Regulations adopting NBC 2015 and NECB 2015 can be electronically accessed using the below link :


For more information contact Chang Lee, HRAI Technical Advisor, e-mail: clee@hrai.ca.