Category: Housing

Housing Research Summary for 2017

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

First public review of Codes Canada 2015

Running from October 11 to December 9, 2016, the first public review of the 2015 Codes will focus primarily on proposed changes to the 2015 editions of the NECB and the NPC.

New name, new look for 2015 Construction Codes

The national model codes governing construction in Canada—the National Building Code, National Fire Code, National Plumbing Code and National Energy Code for Buildings—are now collectively called Codes Canada.

CCBFC and Codes Canada 2015

For over 75 years, the provinces, territories and the federal government have worked together in supporting an open collaborative process for developing model building, fire, plumbing and energy codes with the aim of harmonizing building and safety regulations across Canada.