Category: Construction Codes

The CCMC celebrates its 30th anniversary

The Conference Board of Canada estimates that the work of the CCMC protects the health and safety of more than 3.3 million Canadians each year, generating $3.8 billion in Gross Domestic Product, and supporting 32,000 Canadian jobs.

CCBFC approves a new Standing Committee on Energy Efficiency

The Canadian Commission on Building and Fires Codes (CCBFC) recently approved the formation of a new Standing Committee on Energy Efficiency. The committee will focus on the development of progressive energy efficiency targets (tiers) for houses and buildings

Stakeholder feedback sought on Accessibility Policy Paper

The CCBFC is in the process of finalizing a policy paper on accessibility. Organizations involved in accessibility issues are invited to review the paper, which should be ready for external review by mid-June 2018.

Housing Research Summary for 2017

Available now, the Housing Research Summary for 2017 features Construction Research and Codes Canada activities highlights.