General Information

One of our biggest tasks is public education. Buildings are becoming more and more complicated and the regulations are too. Inspection Services is here to assist you in the successful completion of your building project.

In this section we have listed a number of documents that will help you answer questions you may not be able answer elsewhere on our website. We have forms, contact information and informational hand-outs that you will find very useful.

If you are not able to find the information or the answers you are looking for, do not hesitate to contact us at the contact information listed. Staff will be happy to assist you with any questions.


Please note:

  • As of June 1, 2019 Step Code [PDF - 963 KB] will apply to all new residential and commercial buildings. It is recommended that applicants familiarize themselves with the requirements of the Step Code and the use of a registered energy advisor, energy models and air tightness testing.
  • As of September 1, 2020 Electric Vehicle (EV) infrastructure requirements will apply to all new residential, institutional, commercial, multi-family and industrial buildings.  Please see Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Requirements for more information.