Our Strategic Plan

Mapping Our Progress and Future

Our Strategic Plan

Mapping Our Progress and Future

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Charting Success

Over the years, the OBOA led by the Board of Directors and Leadership Team have moved the Building Official profession and this Association forward in support of a better built Ontario.

2018-2020 Strategic Plan

Advancing our Future

Our strategic plan looks to the future with a plan to elicit change. We will:

the recognized experts in training and education for Building Officials.

Be recognized

We will become the recognized experts in training and education for Building Officials.

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Educate

We will educate our industry, our employers and the general public in what we do.

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Provide support

We will provide support in all areas of our profession to all Building Officials in Ontario.

Our Vision

We will ensure a safer and a more sustainable and accessible Ontario by advancing the building official profession.

Our Mission

The OBOA supports Ontario Building Officials in ensuring a safer and a more sustainable and accessible Ontario by
delivering training and certification, promoting uniform code application, working with industry partners,
providing a voice to policy-makers, and advancing the profession.

Strategic Priorities and Goals

Training and Professional Development

To ensure that building officials have access to the latest and best quality training and professional development opportunities.

Certification & Continuing Education

Certification and Continuing Education

To offer professional certification and continuing education programs that provide assurance of Building Officials’ qualifications.

Privatizing professional training programs

Knowledge Transfer

To promote uniform code application by disseminating best pactices using OBOA’s website, publications and other tools.

To promote uniform code application by disseminating best pactices using OBOA's website,

Government Relations

To be an active voice for the profession on building regulatory issues by drawing on members’ expertise and collaborating with other organizations.

The Government of Ontario introduces the first Ontario Building Code

Public Awareness

To raise awareness of the importance of building safety and the critical role that Building Officials play.

Public awareness of the OBOA as a profession

Association Excellence

To pursue continuous improvement in membership value. service delivery. financial stewardship, and governance.

To pursue continuous improvement in membership value. service delivery. financial stewardship, and governance

Advancing the Profession

To enhance the professionalism of Building Officials and ultimately become a self-regulated profession.

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