Other Regulations

These regulations are also used to regulate how specific construction projects are completed.

Solar Hot Water Ready Regulation: Getting solar hot water ready is easier and more affordable for homeowners under the regulation that defines the technical requirements for preparing for the future installation of a domestic solar hot water system when building a new home.

Wood Innovation Design Centre Regulation: A site-specific building regulation was created for this innovative, multi-use building in Prince George that demonstrates design and construction of large-scale wood buildings.

UBC Tall Wood Building Regulation: A site-specific building regulation for the construction of an 18-storey student residential tower made of wood, to be located at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. The tall wood building will consist of a mass timber superstructure atop a concrete base.

The content on this page is periodically updated by the Province of British Columbia per the date noted on the page: August 29, 2016.

Code Resources

Wood First Initiative

The Wood First Initiative aims to raise awareness of B.C. as a world leader in advanced wood construction and design.

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