Related Links

Provincial Building Official Associations

Alberta
www.aboa.ab.ca

Saskatchewan
www.sboa.sk.ca

Manitoba
www.mboa.mb.ca

Ontario
www.oboa.on.ca

New Brunswick
www.nbboa.ca

Nova Scotia
www.nsboa.ca

Other Links

The Alliance of Canadian Building Officials
www.acboa.ca
The Alliance of Canadian Building Officials Association was founded in 1996 to provide Building Officials with a national body devoted to developing nationally recognized education and certification standards and programs.

British Columbia Institute of Technology – BCIT
www.bcit.ca

BC Codes
www.bccodes.ca

BC Government
www.gov.bc.ca/default2.htm

Professional Builders’ Institute of BC
www.pbibc.ca

WorkBC
www.workbc.ca/Jobs-Careers/Explore-Careers/Browse-Career-Profile/2264

BC Hydro
www.bchydro.com

BC Statistics
www.bcstats.gov.bc.ca

BC Telecom
www.telus.com

Builder Online
www.builderonline.com
The online arm of BUILDER, the leading magazine for the home building industry.

Building Code Revisions – (Building Policy Branch)
Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security
www.housing.gov.bc.ca/building/index.htm

Building Policy Branch
www.housing.gov.bc.ca/building
The Building Policy Branch (BPB) is responsible for the British Columbia Building Code and the British Columbia Fire Code.

CHBA National
www.chba.ca

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corp
www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca

Canadian Institute of Steel Construction
www.cisc-icca.ca
National organization representing the structural steel, open web steel joist and plate fabricating industries.

Canadian Wood Council
www.cwc.ca
The Canadian Wood Council is a national federation representing the solid wood products industry in Canada. We are a non-profit trade association responsible for the production and distribution of technical information regarding the use of wood products in construction.

Civic Net
www.civicnet.gov.bc.ca

Government of Canada
canada.gc.ca/main_e.html

Heating, Ventilating & Cooling Industry Association of British Columbia
www.teca.ca

Institute for Research in Construction (IRC)
www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/main_e.html
The IRC Information Service offers information to both the staff of IRC and to the Canadian construction industry.

Local Government Management Association of British Columbia
www.lgma.ca

National Research Council
www.corpserv.nrc.ca

Natural Resources Canada
oee.nrcan.gc.ca
Energuide; R2000

Plumbing Officials Association of British Columbia
www.bcplumbingofficials.com

SolidBuilder
www.digitalcanal.com/solidbuilder.htm
Computer Aided Design and Building Software. SolidBuilder is Computer Aided Building (CAB) software, designed specifically for residential construction and remodeling.

Strategis
strategis.ic.gc.ca
Detailed information about Canadian industry.

The Home Owner Protection Office
www.hpo.bc.ca

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
www.nahb.com
Information about homeownership, new home construction and remodeling.

Underwriters’ Laboratories of Canada
www.ulc.ca
An independent, not-for-profit testing, certification, standards development and quality registration organization, ULC investigates devices and materials as to life, fire, and accident hazards, or crime prevention, and provides authoritative information to inspection authorities and industry professionals.