What do accredited organizations do for Albertans?
Whenever you apply for a safety codes permit, you contact an accredited organization.
Accredited organizations provide on-the-ground monitoring of compliance with safety codes. They employ safety codes officers to evaluate plans, issue permits, perform inspections, issue variances, and enforce compliance through orders.
Most Albertans are served in some form by accredited municipalities: currently, accredited municipalities cover 98% of Alberta’s population. Some of these municipalities contract accredited agencies to deliver safety codes services on behalf of its citizens.