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ANNOUNCEMENTS
AMTS HOTELS

The Westin OttawaAddress:11 Colonel By DriveOttawa, ON K1N 9H4, CanadaToll free: (1) (613) 560 7000Delegates may also call central reservations at 1-800-WESTIN-1 to make their personal arrangements, quoting...

Leadership Day 2016 - Thursday,...

A Strategic Forum for the Management of Building Regulation in Municipalities.Thursday, April 28th, 2016for Chief Building Officials and their senior subordinates to provide an opportunity to deal with strategic...

A new combined website is live,...

This is to announce to users of the Ontario Building Officials Association website (www.oboa.on.ca), and the Toronto Area Chief Building Officials Committee and Large Municipalities Chief Building Officials group...

Annual Qualification and...

Municipal building officials (CBOs, supervisor/managers and inspectors) must register annually with the ministry under the Building Code.See http://www.mah.gov.on.ca/Page8591.aspx for more information....

Industry Skills - What OBOA Courses...

OBOA has noticed an influx of skilled trade’s people with plenty of construction skills making a career change to provide safe and efficient construction.It seems that those with construction industry skills...

AHJ Fire Alarm Systems Course

OBOA is proud to be hosting the The Canadian Fire Alarm Association updated and redesigned AHJ Fire Alarm Systems Course at the OBOA office in Woodbridge | February 1st to 3rd,...

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NEWS
Furniture in hallway, lack of...

Toronto Fire Services says that some furniture in a hallway where afire broke out in an apartment building housing seniors is a concern.  Three people died and another 15 were sent to hospital after...

LEED Platinum certification for new...

On 28 October, the STEM building has earned the coveted and prestigious certification LEED PLATINUM N / C . According to information available on the Canada Council for Sustainable Development of the site , the...

Uptown Community Improvement Plan...

The Municipality of Leamington is pleased to announce the approval of an Uptown Community Improvement Plan (CIP) Grant for the owners of 60 Talbot Street West (Ricci, Enns, Rollier & Setterington LLP). The...

Guelph’s next chief building...

GUELPH — The City of Guelph's search for its next Chief Building Official is underway and at-present an in-house only effort. Ann Pappert, the city's Chief Administrative Officer, said in an email that the...

Building code changes eclipse...

Changes to Ontario’s building code have eclipsed the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s plan to install solar panels on the roofs of 13 elementary schools. Board chair Todd White said new...

Minister's Progress Update to...

October 16, 2015 11:30 A.M. Ministry of the Attorney General Today Attorney General Madeleine Meilleur sent the following letter to the Honourable Paul Bélanger: Dear Mr. Justice Bélanger, I...

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NOTICES
Ministry of the Environment and...

Further to our conversation, the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (the ministry) would like to draw to your association's attention to the fact that fraudulent record of site condition (RSC)...

Ottawa Wood Conference

EVENT DETAILS Registration Fee: $125 + HST Venue: Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  Registration Policy: Please be aware that, although the registration fee...

CFB-2016 AGM Conference

Information on the event is available here: http://www.cfba.ca/cfba_agm/Best Western – Arden Park Hotel | download registration form  

Reviewing and Inspecting Hazardous...

Presents: In collaboration withThe Institution of Fire Engineers Canada Branch,a 1 Day Seminar on Reviewing and Inspecting Hazardous Areas This one day seminar will provide a focus on Subsection 3.3.6. of...

Seeking Your Input - Formalizing...

Dear Stakeholder,  Tarion is seeking your input on how to formalize the Repair Warranty. This is your opportunity to provide direct feedback before a mandatory, written policy is even developed by...

TIMBERFEVER Design-Build Challenge

Coming this Friday, September 25, 2015, Moses Structural Engineers presents the first ever #TimberFever Design-Build Challenge at Ryerson University. We’re teaming up architectural science and civil...

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ANNOUNCEMENT
All your AMTS event essentials are...

2015 Technical SessionsAMTS event participants can access up-to-date mobile conference information at anytime. Allows attendees to toggle between four streams of content. All Activity is a complete stream inclusive...

George Brown College Architectural...

Work with George Brown College to support your business and help students gain valuable work experience related to their program of study.

Douro man's truck wins at Autorama,...

Douro resident Ken Currie displays his 1965 Mercury M-100 truck outside his home west of Peterborough on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.In early March, Ken's truck was chosen in the top 10 trucks from the Autorama show...

Canadian Fire Safety Association

Annual Education Forum"A New Direction in Fire & Life Safety"This forum should appeal to property owners, managers, designers and consultants, and those in the building and fire safety industry.WhenWed April 8,...

JUST-IN TIME TRAINING

Some issues that affect the scope of our work as enforcement officials are not easily realised and it is not enough that we may recognize a new issue or trend.  The applicable resources and knowledge are not...

Arlene Grégoire, Director & Chief...

Please join us for a Retirement Celebration honouring   Arlene Grégoire, Director & Chief Building Official, Building Code Services   Thursday, January 29, 2015 4:00 p.m. Nepean...

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NEWS BYTES

Issue 90:Read Document
Released: Friday, January 29th,2016

Issue 89:Read Document
Released: Thursday, December 24th,2015

Issue 88:Read Document
Released: Friday, November 27th,2015

Issue 87:Read Document
Released: Saturday, October 31st,2015

Issue 86:Read Document
Released: Monday, September 28th,2015

Issue 85:Read Document
Released: Friday, August 28th,2015

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BULLETINS

Issue 7:Read Document
Released: Wednesday, October 15th,2014

Issue 6:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, March 25th,2014

Issue 5:Read Document
Released: Thursday, November 29th,2012

Issue 4:Read Document
Released: Wednesday, November 28th,2012

Issue 3:Read Document
Released: Friday, November 2nd,2012

Issue 2:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, May 8th,2012


BLUEPRINTS

Issue 6:Read Document
Released: Friday, November 6th,2015

Issue 5:Read Document
Released: Thursday, June 25th,2015

Issue 4:Read Document
Released: Friday, January 16th,2015

Issue 3:Read Document
Released: Friday, August 15th,2014

Issue 2:Read Document
Released: Friday, May 2nd,2014

Issue 1:Read Document
Released: Friday, January 24th,2014