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Given the current situation involving COVID-19, please expect some delays in responding to your requests. We will continue to make every effort to answer your questions and to support you in a timely manner. Thank you for your understanding.

Please note that the delivery of Codes Canada products may be delayed at this time. If you require immediate access, the Codes are available for free in electronic format through the National Research Council's Virtual Store:

  1. In the left navigation bar, select "Construction Publications"
  2. Select "Codes Canada publications"
  3. Select "2015 Code Documents"
  4. Click on the national model code you wish to access from the list of products, choose the format and place your order

Note: if you do not already have an account, you will have to create one to access the codes.

The National Research Council (NRC) virtual store is your one-stop-shop for a number of free and priced NRC products and services. You can either order online in a fast, convenient and secure way, or through our customer assistance. Federal Government departments or agencies must contact the customer assistance.

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