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The Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC) invites code users and stakeholders to participate in the winter 2020 public review of proposed changes to Code Canada publications:

  • National Building Code of Canada 2015 (NBC)
  • National Fire Code of Canada 2015 (NFC)
  • National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2017 (NECB)

This national public review runs from January 13, 2020, to March 13, 2020, and details are provided in the link below:

https://nrc.canada.ca/en/certifications-evaluations-standards/codes-canada/codes-development-process/public-review-proposed-changes-codes-canada-publications-winter-2020

The consultation includes a number of proposed updates to energy efficiency requirements in the National Energy Code for Buildings and Section 9.36 of the National Building Code. In addition, the proposed changes will also update referenced document tables for the codes.

HRAI encourages its members to access and review the proposed changes and submit their comments by March 13, 2020.

For more information contact Chang Lee at HRAI, clee@hrai.ca or phone: 1-800-267-2231 Ext: 268.