Currently in Force

The following codes in the Building discipline are currently in force:

  • Alberta Building Code 2014 - Declared in force on May 1, 2015
  • National Energy Code for Buildings 2011 - Declared in force on November 1, 2015

Codes and Standards Available for Purchase

The following codes are available for purchase:

Historical Code Timeline

Alberta Building Code

  • Alberta Building Code 2014: Declared in force on May 1, 2015.
  • Alberta Building Code 2006: In force from September 2, 2007, to April 30, 2015.
  • Alberta Building Code 1997: In force from June 1, 1998, to September 1, 2007.
  • Alberta Building Code 1990: In force from September 1, 1991, to May 31, 1998.

National Energy Code for Buildings

  • National Energy Code for Buildings 2011: Declared in force on November 1, 2015.
  • No prior editions of the code were adopted in Alberta.

Contact

To connect with the Public Safety Division:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-644-1010 (within Canada and the United States)
Toll free: 1-866-421-6929 (within Canada)
Email: safety.services@gov.ab.ca