Has there been a delay to Code enforcement of NAFS?
- NAFS and the 2012 BCBC took effect for building permits issued after December 19th, 2012.
- NAFS enforcement on Part 9 buildings only now delayed on December 20th, 2013, confirmed by BSSB on April 22!
- Products installed up to December 19th, may comply with old or new code.
- Products installed after December 19th, must comply with 2012 code and NAFS.
A new North American Fenestration Standard bulletin (B13-06) has been issued to provide clarification on the wording of requirements relating to windows, doors, and skylights installed in Part 9 buildings, which must conform to NAFS by December 20, 2013. It can be accessed by downloading the province’s Housing and Construction Standards pdf by clicking here.