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City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014

The Vancouver Building By-law (VBBL) 2014 is based on the British Columbia Building Code 2012 (based on the National Building Code) and includes the unique to Vancouver By-law provisions regulating the design and construction of buildings in the City of Vancouver, British Columbia.

The VBBL addresses the following six broad objectives:

City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems

The Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 is based on the British Columbia Plumbing Code 2012 (based on the National Building Code) and includes the unique to Vancouver By-law provisions regulating the construction of buildings in the City of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Vancouver's ability to adopt its own Building By-law is unique in British Columbia. This ability has provided the City of Vancouver the opportunity to be a leader with respect to building regulations, in the areas of accessibility; alteration to existing buildings; artist live/work studios; energy efficiency; rain screen requirements and mandatory sprinklering of buildings.

Intent Statements is a feature that will enhance your understanding of the By-laws. The supplementary information they provide assists in the interpretation of the technical requirements. Due to the volume of Intent Statements, these are only available with the online products.

For future Errata and Revisions of the 2014 Vancouver By-laws click here.

Products & Pricing

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City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 (includes Plumbing Systems) - 3 Binder Set $320 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 - 2 Binder Set $250 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 - 1 Binder $120 Purchase
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Offline Electronic Access*

City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 $250 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 $120 Purchase
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Online 1 Year Annual Subscription*

City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 (includes Plumbing Systems) - 1 User $200 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 (includes Plumbing Systems) - 5 Users $520 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 (includes Plumbing Systems) - 10 Users $730 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 - 1 User $175 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 - 5 Users $400 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 - 10 Users $600 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 - 1 User $85 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 - 5 Users $275 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 - 10 Users $375 Purchase
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Online 10 Day Pass Single User*

City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 (includes Plumbing Systems) $95 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 $75 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 $60 Purchase
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Online 1 Day Pass Single User*

City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 (includes Plumbing Systems) $25 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law 2014 $20 Purchase
City of Vancouver Building By-law Plumbing Systems 2014 $15 Purchase
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*For all Online and Offline Electronic Access orders, credentials/installing instructions will be emailed by the end of the next business day.

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