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Building Standards Branch Announcements


Adoption of 2015 National Building Code

The Province of Saskatchewan will adopt all parts of the 2015 National Building Code, except Section 9.36 Energy Efficiency, as of January 1, 2018. The City of Regina will implement appropriate code review and compliance effective January 1, 2018:

  • Building permits received on or before December 31, 2017, will be reviewed and inspected to the 2010 National Building Code.
  • Building permits received on or after January 1, 2018, will be reviewed and inspected as to the 2015 National Building Code.

The National Energy Code and Section 9.36 of the National Building Code will take effect January 1, 2019.

Effective immediately, the National Plumbing Code of Canada, 2015, with Saskatchewan amendments is in force.

Residential Building Inspections

After the building permit is issued, residents and contractors are now required to schedule their residential building inspections. Construction may not proceed until the previous inspection has been passed. Next day inspections can be arranged by calling 306-777-7000 before 3 p.m.

Visit Residential Building Inspections for more details.


Monthly Building Permit Report

January 2018