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Proposed Amendments to the Building Code for Mid-Rise Wood Construction

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) is requesting feedback on proposed amendments to the Building Code to permit the construction of up to six storey wood-frame buildings.  The Building Code currently permits the construction of up to four storey wood-frame buildings.

MMAH is seeking your views on these proposals.  Stakeholders and the public have until May 4, 2014, to submit comments on the regulatory proposal posted to the Ontario Regulatory Registry.

Click here for more information on the proposed changes to the Building Code and to submit comments.