Codes Canada


Get access to, and learn about the development and publication of the building, energy and safety codes that guide the design and construction of homes and other buildings in Canada

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Codes Canada publications

Publications, including the National Building Code, National Fire Code, National Plumbing Code and National Energy Code for Buildings

Codes development process

Participate in public reviews on proposed changes to building codes

Help using or accessing codes

Information on ordering and accessing building codes and guides through the NRC's online library

Codes and guides online library

Types of access to the National and Provincial Code documents in an electronic format, features, how to activate subscription, user manuals and more