BC Building code energy efficiency requirements

A bulletin to explain the changes to the British Columbia Building Code (BCBC) regarding the Energy Efficiency of homes. Effective December 19, 2014 all building permit applications must address the requirements of Section 9.36 Energy Efficiency of the BCBC. These changes will require additional information at time of permit application

BC Building Code Energy efficiency requirements for an SFD

Pre-Build Compliance Report for 9.36.5 or 9.36.6 (Energy Step Code) – to be submitted prior to issuance of Building Permit

Pre-Build Compliance Form

As-Built Compliance Report for 9.36.5 or 9.36.6 (Energy Step Code) – to be submitted prior to issuance of Occupancy Permit

As-Built Compliance Form

Compliance Form for Energy Modelers using ASHRAE 140- compliant software (Part 9 Buildings)

Assurance of Professional Compliance Form