New Alberta Building, Fire and Energy Efficiency Codes Came into effect April 1, 2019.

Proposed Changes to Future Codes

BILD Alberta is making it easier for members to participate in the fall 2019 public consultations by providing summaries of the key proposed changes to the Codes Canada Publications.


Spring 2020 summary document

Winter 2019 summary document

Tall Wall Guidelines

Changes under the 2020 National Building Code (Alberta Edition) made BILD Alberta’s Tall Wall Guidelines non-compliant with current code. BILD Alberta’s Provincial Residential Technical Committee attempted to have the Tall Wall Guidelines updated but engineering firms were unwilling to certify a new document. More information on this change and potential solutions can be found here.