Changes to Canadian Electrical Code

Effective March 4, 2025, a new version of the Canadian Electrical Code will be adopted in BC. Learn more about the changes and our timeline for transition.  

Changes to Canadian Electrical Code

Effective March 4, 2025, a new version of the Canadian Electrical Code will be adopted in BC. Learn more about the changes and our timeline for transition.  

Gas Safety Regulation amendments

October 1, 2022

Gas Safety Regulation amendments

To improve the safety of gas technical equipment across the province, changes to the BC gas installation codes have been adopted into the Gas Safety Regulation. These changes came into effect on October 1, 2022.

Work performed under permits taken out from October 1, 2022 onward require compliance with the new editions of codes adopted under M 191 Appendix 1.

Learn more about M 191 and the associated amendments to the Gas Safety Regulation.