Code in force

Fire code declared in force December 1, 2019:

Purchase codes and standards

To obtain a copy of the standards, contact the National Research Council (NRC) at:

Toll free: 1-800-672-7990
Website: National Research Council

Past codes


Training and certification

Safety codes officer certification and training plus requirements in the fire safety discipline is managed by the Safety Codes Council. The Council is an independent regulatory body made up of industry stakeholders and staff that delivers programs on behalf of the government of Alberta under the Safety Codes Act.

Fire safety tip brochures are also available on the Safety Codes Council website as easy reference guides.

Alberta Structural Protection Program

Wildland urban interface fires can severely affect Albertan communities. These fires require firefighting resources from both public and private sectors.

For details about the program and its deployment read the Alberta Structural Protection Program Guidelines (information updated in sections 4 and 5).


Connect with Municipal Affairs:

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: [email protected]

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