Amusement Devices

Fixed or temporary amusement rides and devices require design registration before installation. These can include simple mechanical designs using electro-mechanical machinery for public entertainment. 

Licensed amusement device contractors can register the design but must have a qualified professional engineer of BC validate the conformance of their device to the appropriate codes and standards. 

Applicable codes

CSA Z267 Safety Code for Amusement Rides and Devices

To register a design

  1. Fill out the Amusement Devices Design registration and installation permit application form
  2. Compile all supporting documentation, including: 
    • Technical documentation drawings
    • Calculations
    • Operating and maintenance manuals
    • Operator training procedures and inspection checklists
  3. Email your form and supporting documentation

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