CEC 2018 Adoption

Each province or territory determines for itself which edition of the Canadian Electrical Code (CEC), Part I is referenced in its regulation, sometimes with amendments, depending on the situation.

 

This table indicates the 2018 CE Code, Part I adoption across Canada. It is recommended to contact the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) to confirm which edition is in force.

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Table 1: Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1  Adoption (April, 2019)

Province/territoryAuthority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ)Adopted Code editionEffective Date*
AlbertaAlberta Municipal Affairs2018 CE CodeFebruary 1st, 2018
British ColumbiaBC Safety Authority2015 CE CodeFebruary 29, 2016
ManitobaManitoba Hydro2018 CE CodeOctober 1, 2018
City of Winnipeg2018 CE CodeOctober 1, 2018
New BrunswickProv. of NB. Dep of Public Safety2015 CE CodeJuly 1, 2015
Newfoundland and LabradorProvince of Newfoundland and Labrador2018 CE CodeJuly 2018
City of St. John’s2015 CE Code 
Northwest TerritoriesNorthwest Territories Public Works and Services2018 CE CodeJune 2018
Nova ScotiaNova Scotia Labour and Advanced Education2018 CE CodeMay 1, 2018
NunavutNunavut Community and Government Services2015 CE CodeOctober 1, 2015
OntarioElectrical Safety Authority2018 CE CodeMay 5, 2018
Prince Edward islandPrince Edward Island Inspection Services2015 CE CodeJanuary 1, 2016
QuébecRégie du Bâtiment du Québec2015 CE Code

October 1, 2018

SaskatchewanSaskPower2018 CE CodeJanuary 1, 2019
YukonYukon Department of Community Services2015 CE CodeApril 1, 2015

*It is recommended to contact the Authority Having Jurisdiction to confirm which edition is in force.

This table will be updated as provinces adopt new code standards.

By |2019-04-03T06:39:34+00:00March 11th, 2019|