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Building Code Act, 1992

S.O. 1992, Chapter 23

Historical version for the period June 22, 2006 to October 18, 2006.

Amended by:  1997, c. 24, s. 224; 1997, c. 30, Sched. B, ss. 1-20; 1999, c. 12, Sched. M, ss. 1-11; 2000, c. 5, s. 7; 2000, c. 26, Sched. K, s. 1; 2002, c. 9, ss. 1-55; 2002, c. 17, Sched. C, ss. 1-6; 2002, c. 17, Sched. F, Table; 2005, c. 33, s. 1; 2006, c. 19, Sched. O, s. 1.

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CONTENTS

Interpretation

1.

Definitions

1.1

Role of various persons

Enforcement Authorities

2.

Administration

3.

Enforcement by municipalities

3.1

Enforcement, boards of health

4.

Provincial enforcement

4.1

Enforcement by registered code agency appointed by a principal authority

4.2

Enforcement by registered code agency appointed by an applicant

5.

Agreements re enforcement

6.

Agreement re review of plans

6.1

Agreement re plumbing

6.2

Agreement re sewage systems

7.

By-laws, resolutions, regulations

7.1

Code of conduct

Construction and Demolition

8.

Building permits

9.

Equivalent materials, etc.

10.

Change of use

10.1

Prohibition re sewage systems

10.2

Notice of readiness for inspection

11.

Occupancy or use after completion

12.

Inspection of building site

13.

Order not to cover

14.

Stop work order

Property Standards

15.1

Municipal property standards

15.2

Inspection of property without warrant

15.3

Appeal of order

15.4

Power of municipality if order not complied with

15.5

Certificate of compliance

15.6

Property standards committee

15.7

Emergency order re dangerous non-conformity with standards

15.8

Inspection powers of officer

Unsafe Buildings

15.9

Inspection of unsafe buildings

15.10

Emergency order where immediate danger

Qualifications

15.11

Qualifications for various positions

15.12

Qualifications re sewage systems

15.13

Duty to have insurance

Powers and Duties of Registered Code Agencies

15.14

Notice to chief building official

15.15

Functions of registered code agencies

15.16

Scope of agency’s