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ANNOUNCEMENTS
OBOA/GBC Small Buildings 2012

Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA) George Brown College (GBC)  Ontario Building Officials Association and George Brown College are pleased to offer the first course created under the long-term...

Tuesday Muskoka Night 2017

Join us in Huntsville at the Deerhurst Resort  Registration Required

Exterior Insulating Sheathing

Details: Exterior insulating sheathings increase the thermal resistance of above grade walls, they reduce the incidence of thermal bridging and can also act as both a weather barrier and as the primary air barrier...

OBOA Family Day - Sunday June 4 - ...

The Toronto Blue Jays vs. The New York Yankees. “All the big names are back- Bautista, Tulowitzki, Donaldson, Pillar, Martin, Stroman, Osuna, Estrada, Sanchez and many more.2017 promises to as exciting as...

BUILDING OFFICIALS SUPPORT...

The Pine Ridge Chapter of the Ontario Building Officials Association recently held their fifth annual charity golf tournament at scenic Shelter Valley Pines Golf Club to raise funds for the Northumberland Salvation...

Leadership Day - MUNICIPAL HUMAN...

Hold the date of April 25, 2017 for an event organized by the Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA), Large Municipalities Chief Building Officials (LMCBO), and the Ministry of Municipal Affairs (MMA). ...

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NEWS
Magnetawan's Grill and Grocery...

MAGNETAWAN — The community’s lone grocery store abruptly closed its doors last week. The Magnetawan Grill and Grocery was closed immediately on Feb. 21 after chief building officer Brian Horsman posted a...

Building codes across Canada to be...

Canada’s national building codes will be changing over the next five years to adapt to the effects of climate change, officials confirmed to Global News on Monday. The National Research Council (NRC),...

Ontario Climate Change Solutions...

The Ontario government has filed Ontario Regulation 46/17 – Ontario Climate Change Solutions Deployment Corporation. The regulation creates a new provincial agency under the Development Corporations...

Federal task force to review wired...

Widely used in schools, hospitals and offices, but linked to hundreds of injuries, the CGSB is planning to strip wired glass of its safety designation at the end of the month.  OTTAWA—A federal...

Building of The Year Awards 2016

Due to their beauty, intelligence, creativity, or service to the community - represent the best architecture of the year narrowed down the list 5 per category, and now to 14 stunning winners. As a peer-based,...

BUILDING OFFICIALS SUPPORT...

BUILDING OFFICIALS SUPPORT SALVATION ARMY The Pine Ridge Chapter of the Ontario Building Officials Association recently held their fifth annual charity golf tournament at scenic Shelter Valley Pines Golf Club to...

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NOTICES
New Director of the Building and...

As of Monday April 3, 2017, Hannah Evans has been named the new Director of the Building and Development Branch. Hannah Evans takes over from Brenda Lewis who will be taking on a new role as Director, Building...

Leadership Day - Thursday, October...

Leadership Day - A Strategic Forum for the Management of Building Regulation in Municipalities. Topic: Emergency and Continuity Management Programs in Municipalities , Strategic Challenges of Delivering...

2016 AMTS Host Committee

The Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA) will be hosting our 60th Annual Meeting and Training Session (AMTS) in Ottawa, October 2-5, 2016. The venue for this event is the Ottawa Convention Center (Now the...

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  

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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 97:Read Document
Released: Friday, April 7th,2017

Issue 96:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, February 7th,2017

Issue 95:Read Document
Released: Friday, December 16th,2016

Issue 94:Read Document
Released: Thursday, September 15th,2016

Issue 93:Read Document
Released: Monday, June 27th,2016

Issue 92:Read Document
Released: Wednesday, March 30th,2016

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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