Energy Efficiency

The BC Building Code includes requirements for:

  • the minimum energy efficiency of buildings and their equipment
  • minimum ventilation requirements for houses and some residential apartments

The following resources are designed to help code users understand and comply with these requirements.

Building Code Content

This content is also included in the online version of the building code.


The content on this page is periodically updated by the Province of British Columbia per the date noted on the page: September 5, 2018.