The Building Bylaw was given first, second and third readings by council on July 13, 2021, and was adopted July 27, 2021. Any applications received after July 27th, 2021 will follow the new Building Bylaw No. 2294. Step code 3 for Part 9 and step code 2 for Part 3 will come into effect January 1, 2022.
The 2018 version of the BC Building Code has recently been released and will be considered to be in effect as of December 10, 2018.
Any building permits submitted to the City of Revelstoke on or after December 10, 2018 will need to comply to ALL requirements of the 2018 version of the BC Building code with no exceptions. This is mandated by Provincial legislation by BC Building Standards and cannot be altered at the Municipal level. Permits submitted prior to this date will be subject to requirements of the 2012 BC Building Code.