BC Building Code 2018

The BC Building Code (BCBC) is a provincial regulation that governs how new construction, building alterations, repairs and demolitions are completed. This code establishes minimum requirements for safety, health, accessibility, fire and structural protection of buildings and energy and water efficiency. It applies throughout the province except for some federal lands and the City of Vancouver.

The BC Codes are based on the model National Codes of Canada with some modifications specific to BC.

This online version has the following features:



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Combo Print/Online - Single User 1 Year Subscriptions

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BC Building Code - 1 User $244 Purchase
BC Building Code - 5 Users $707 Purchase
BC Building Code - 10 Users $1,176 Purchase
BC Building and Plumbing Code - 1 User $283 Purchase
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BC Building and Plumbing Code - 10 Users $1,746 Purchase
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Online 5+ Years (Lifetime) Subscriptions

BC Building Code - 1 User $960 Purchase
BC Building Code - 5 Users $3,505 Purchase
BC Building Code - 10 Users $6,131 Purchase
BC Building and Plumbing Code - 1 User $1,145 Purchase
BC Building and Plumbing Code - 5 Users $5,457 Purchase
BC Building and Plumbing Code - 10 Users $9,180 Purchase
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Online Pass - Single User*

BC Building Code - 1 Day $35 Purchase
BC Building Code - 10 Days $93 Purchase
BC Building and Plumbing Code - 1 Day $43 Purchase
BC Building and Plumbing Code - 10 Days $116 Purchase
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Note: Licensing is by organization for all multi user online subscriptions. All sales are final.

*For all Online Access orders, activation instructions will be emailed no later than the end of the next business day.

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Access to the 2018 BC Codes

Access to the 2012 BC Codes

Access to the 2014 Vancouver By-laws

If you purchased an online code or bylaw product prior to September 2018 your subscription would be to the 2012 BC Codes or 2014 Vancouver Bylaws. Proceed by selecting either the "Access to the 2012 BC Codes" or "Access to the 2014 Vancouver By-laws" links or click here.

All subscriptions purchased for the new 2018 BC Codes will only be accessible by selecting "Access to the 2018 BC Codes" or click here. If this is your first attempt to access the new 2018 BC Codes, please follow the steps outlined in your confirmation email which includes the authorization code. If this is not your first attempt proceed with accessing the new 2018 BC Codes with your Basic BCeID.

Public Library Access

Access to the British Columbia Codes 2018 online will be coming soon via Public Library Branches.

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Customer Service

Tel: 250 387-6409
Toll Free: 1 800 663-6105
Fax: 250 387-1120
bccodes@gov.bc.ca