The Safety Standards Act applies to everyone who installs, alters, maintains or operates gas technologies. All licensed contractors are required to keep up to date with changes in the Act and Regulations.
- Safety Standards Act
- Safety Standards General Regulation
- Gas Safety Regulation
- Fee Setting Criteria Regulation
- Monetary Penalties Regulation
Contractors and gas fitters must have access to a current edition of the Canadian Gas Code and BC amendments. Check that your employer has a copy or purchase at the CSA Group store or from retail and wholesale outlets.
|Approved Certification Marks for Gas Appliances||D-G5 051201 2||Revision 07|
|Propane Facility Operations and Maintenance Procedures||D-GA-2017-04|
|Gas Distribution Systems - Safety and Loss Management System Requirements||D-GA-2017-03|
|Directive: Gas Appliance Approvals||D-GA-2017-02|
|Directive: Requirements for Connection of Fuel Supply to Mobile Units Manufactured Housing and Recreational Vehicles||D-GA 2012-02||2|
|Directive: Mobile Outdoor Food Service Unit Gas Approval Requirements||D-GA-2014-02||Revision 1|
|Directive: Recognized Certificates for Transfer of Propane||D-GA-2017-01||Revision 1|
|Gas Installation Permit and Safety Jurisdiction in British Columbia||IB-GA-2018-01|
|Information Bulletin: Incident and Hazard Reporting - Gas||IB-GA 2017-03||Revision 01|
|Gas Contractor Responsibility to Request Commissioning Approval Assessment for Specific Gas Appliances||IB-GA 2017-06|
|Electrical Bonding Requirements For Gas Piping Or Tubing Systems||IB-GA 2017-04|
|Information Bulletin: Propane Vaporizer Emergency Shutdown System Requirements||IB-GA 2017-05|
|Information Bulletin: Clearance to Meter Regulator Vents||B-G5 051206 4||Revision 3|
|Pipe sizing and pressure drop requirements||IB-GA 2013-01||Revision 1|
Safety orders are instruments that are issued to prevent or reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to property. Compliance is mandatory and enforceable by Technical Safety BC.
Directives are instruments that clarify or provide new interpretation of a regulation or code. Compliance is mandatory.
Information bulletins provide helpful information and clarification on existing regulations or code that affect your particular technology.