Public Consultation on Changes to the Fire Code
Regulation - Minister
Bill or Act:
Fire Protection and Prevention Act
Summary of Decision:
O. Reg. 256/14 filed on December 10/14. In force on Jan 1/15.
May 11, 2012
Summary of Proposal:
The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, Office of the Fire Marshal is inviting public comment on a package of proposed changes for the next edition of the Fire Code. These proposed changes have been compiled in consideration of a variety of submissions and reflect Ontario's ongoing participation in a nationally coordinated code development strategy.
Note that a separate initiative is underway to review fire safety provisions for vulnerable residents. As this review is proceeding on a different schedule, technical changes contained in the current consultation package do not include proposals dealing with the subject of vulnerable occupancies.
Office of the Fire Marshal
5775 Yonge Street, 7th Floor
Attention: Fire Safety Standards
January 1, 2015