Comes into Force September 1, 2023
The Alberta Electrical Utility Code (AEUC) sets out minimum standards to be followed in regards to electrical work.
Fifth Edition 2016 of the AEUC will remain in-force until August 31, 2023 and will apply to permit applications received to August 31, 2023. After September 1, 2023, permit applications, subsequent system designs, and installations must reflect Sixth Edition 2022 of the AEUC.
*updated December 2021
In Force as of November 1, 2022
The Private Sewage Systems Disposal Regulation adopts the Alberta Private Sewage Systems Standard of Practice (SOP) as amended or replaced from time to time.
Version 2015 of the SOP will remain in-force until October 31, 2022 and will apply to permit applications received to October 31, 2022. After November 1, 2022, permit applications, subsequent system designs, and installations must reflect Version 2021 of the SOP. Upon completion of their SOP Update Training, Certified Installers may use and reference Version 2021 of the SOP on permit applications prior to the November 1, 2022 in-force date.
The Council will establish code update training requirements for Group B Plumbing SCOs in the coming months.
12-Storey Encapsulated Mass Timber Construction
STANDATA Users Guide 19-BCV-014/19-FCV-019
The purpose of this variance is to permit the construction of buildings of up to 12-storeys in building height of encapsulated mass timber construction (EMTC), as an alternative solution to the National Building Code–2019 Alberta Edition (NBC(AE)) and the National Fire Code-2019 Alberta Edition (NFC(AE)).
Alberta Electrical Utility Code –
5th Edition, April 2016 – FREE DOWNLOAD
The Alberta Electrical Utility Code sets out minimum standards to be followed in regards to electrical work.
Standard of Practice, Third Edition 2015 – FREE DOWNLOAD
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