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Building Code Act, 1992 Loi de 1992 sur le code du bâtiment

ONTARIO REG LATION !!2"12 B IL#ING CO#E
Consolid$tion %eriod& From January 1, 2014 to the e-Laws currency date.

Last amendment: O. Reg. 36 !13. This Regulation is made in English only.
#I'I(ION A CO)%LIANCE, OB*ECTI'E( AN# + NCTIONAL (TATE)ENT( %ART 1 CO)%LIANCE AN# GENERAL
(ection 1,1, 1,1,1, 1,1,2, 1,1,!, 1,2, 1,2,1, 1,2,2, 1,!, 1,!,1, 1,5, 1,5,1, 1,5,2, 1,7, 1,7,1, 1,7,2, Org$ni-$tion $nd A..lic$tion Org$ni-$tion o/ t0is Code A..lic$tion o/ #i1ision B Building (i-e #etermin$tion Com.li$nce Com.li$nce 2it0 #i1ision B )$teri$ls, A..li$nces, (3stems $nd E4ui.ment Inter.ret$tion Inter.ret$tion Terms $nd Abbre1i$tions #e/initions o/ 6ords $nd %0r$ses (3mbols $nd Ot0er Abbre1i$tions Re/erenced #ocuments $nd Org$ni-$tions Re/erenced #ocuments Org$ni-$tions

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(ection 1,1, Org$ni-$tion $nd A..lic$tion 1,1,1, Org$ni-$tion o/ t0is Code 1,1,1,1, (co.e o/ #i1ision A 819 "#$#s#on % conta#ns com&'#ance and a&&'#cat#on &ro$#s#ons and the objectives and functional statements o( th#s )ode. 1,1,1,2, (co.e o/ #i1ision B 819 "#$#s#on * conta#ns the acceptable solutions o( th#s )ode. 1,1,1,!, (co.e o/ #i1ision C 819 "#$#s#on ) conta#ns the adm#n#strat#$e &ro$#s#ons o( th#s )ode. 1,1,1,5, Intern$l Cross:re/erences 819 +( a &ro$#s#on o( th#s )ode conta#ns a re(erence to another &ro$#s#on o( th#s )ode ,ut no "#$#s#on #s s&ec#(#ed, ,oth &ro$#s#ons are #n the same "#$#s#on o( th#s )ode. 1,1,2, A..lic$tion o/ #i1ision B 1,1,2,1, A..lic$tion o/ %$rts 1, ; $nd 12 819 -arts 1, . and 12 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'y to a'' buildings. 1,1,2,2, A..lic$tion o/ %$rts !, 5, 7 $nd < 819 /u,0ect to %rt#c'es 1.1.2.6. and 1.3.1.2., -arts 3, 1 and 6 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'y to a'' buildings, 1

2a3 used (or major occupancies c'ass#(#ed as, 2#3 4rou& %, assembly occupancies, 2##3 4rou& *, care, care and treatment or detention occupancies, or 2###3 4rou& F, "#$#s#on 1, high hazard industrial occupancies, or 2,3 e5ceed#ng 600 m2 #n building area or e5ceed#ng three storeys #n building height and used (or major occupancies c'ass#(#ed as, 2#3 4rou& ), residential occupancies, 2##3 4rou& ", business and personal services occupancies, 2###3 4rou& 6, mercantile occupancies, or 2#$3 4rou& F, "#$#s#ons 2 and 3, medium hazard industrial occupancies and low hazard industrial occupancies. 829 /u,0ect to %rt#c'es 1.1.2.6. and 1.3.1.2., -art 4 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to, 2a3 post-disaster buildings, 2,3 buildings descr#,ed #n /entence 213, 2c3 a reta#n#ng wa'' e5ceed#ng 1 000 mm #n e5&osed he#ght ad0acent to, 2#3 &u,'#c &ro&erty, 2##3 access to a building, or 2###3 &r#$ate &ro&erty to wh#ch the &u,'#c #s adm#tted, 2d3 a &edestr#an ,r#dge a&&urtenant to a building, 2e3 a crane runway, 2(3 an e5ter#or storage tan7 and #ts su&&ort#ng structure that #s not regu'ated ,y the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000, 2g3 s#gns regu'ated ,y /ect#on 3.11. o( "#$#s#on * that are not structura''y su&&orted ,y a building, 2h3 a structure that su&&orts a w#nd tur,#ne generator ha$#ng a rated out&ut o( more than 3 78, 2#3 an outdoor pool that has a water de&th greater than 3.1 m at any &o#nt, and 203 a permanent solid nutrient storage facility w#th su&&ort#ng wa''s e5ceed#ng 1 000 mm #n e5&osed he#ght. 8!9 /ect#on 3.11. o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to public pools. 859 /ect#on 3.12. o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to public spas. 879 /ect#on 3.11. o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to s#gns. 1,1,2,!, A..lic$tion o/ %$rt = 819 -art o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to the des#gn, construction, o&erat#on and ma#ntenance o( a'' sewage systems and to the construction o( buildings #n the $#c#n#ty o( sewage systems. 1,1,2,5, A..lic$tion o/ %$rt 9 819 /u,0ect to %rt#c'es 1.1.2.6. and 1.3.1.2., -art 9 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to a'' buildings, 2a3 o( three or (ewer storeys #n building height, 2,3 ha$#ng a building area not e5ceed#ng 600 m2, and 2c3 used (or major occupancies c'ass#(#ed as, 2#3 4rou& ), residential occupancies, 2##3 4rou& ", business and personal services occupancies, 2###3 4rou& 6, mercantile occupancies, or 2#$3 4rou& F, "#$#s#ons 2 and 3, medium hazard industrial occupancies and low hazard industrial occupancies. 1,1,2,7, A..lic$tion o/ %$rt 1> 819 -art 10 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to e5#st#ng buildings re:u#r#ng a &erm#t under sect#on 10 o( the %ct. 1,1,2,<, A..lic$tion o/ %$rt 11 2

819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223, -art 11 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to the des#gn and construction o( e5#st#ng buildings, or &arts o( e5#st#ng buildings, that ha$e ,een #n e5#stence (or at 'east (#$e years. 829 +( a building has ,een #n e5#stence (or at 'east (#$e years ,ut #nc'udes an add#t#on that has ,een #n e5#stence (or 'ess than (#$e years, -art 11 o( "#$#s#on * a&&'#es to the ent#re building. 1,1,2,;, E?isting Buildings 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /ect#on 3.1.. o( "#$#s#on *, /ect#on 9.40. o( "#$#s#on * and -art 11 o( "#$#s#on *, #( an e5#st#ng building #s e5tended or #s su,0ect to mater#a' a'terat#on or re&a#r, th#s )ode a&&'#es on'y to the des#gn and construction o( the e5tens#ons and those &arts o( the building that are su,0ect to the mater#a' a'terat#on or re&a#r. 829 +( an e5#st#ng &re$#ous'y occu&#ed building #s mo$ed (rom #ts or#g#na' 'ocat#on to ,e #nsta''ed e'sewhere, or #s d#smant'ed at #ts or#g#na' 'ocat#on and mo$ed to ,e reconst#tuted e'sewhere, th#s )ode a&&'#es on'y to changes to the des#gn and construction o( the building re:u#red as a resu't o( mo$#ng the building. 1,1,!, Building (i-e #etermin$tion 1,1,!,1, Building (i-e #etermin$tion o/ Building #i1ided b3 +ire2$lls 819 8here a firewall d#$#des a building, each &ort#on o( the building that #s d#$#ded sha'' ,e cons#dered as a se&arate building, e5ce&t (or the &ur&oses o(, 2a3 a determ#nat#on o( gross area #n /ect#on 1.2. o( "#$#s#on ), 2,3 a (#re a'arm and detect#on system #n /entence 3.2.4.2.213 o( "#$#s#on * or %rt#c'e 9.10.1 .1. o( "#$#s#on *, and 2c3 a plumbing system #nterconnected through a firewall. 1,1,!,2, Building (i-e #etermin$tion o/ Building #i1ided b3 'ertic$l +ire (e.$r$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 223, #( &ort#ons o( a building are com&'ete'y se&arated ,y a $ert#ca' fire separation that has a fire-resistance rating o( at 'east 1 h and that e5tends through a'' storeys and service spaces o( the se&arate &ort#ons, each se&arated &ort#on may ,e cons#dered to ,e a se&arate building (or the &ur&ose o( determ#n#ng building height #(, 2a3 each se&arated &ort#on #s not more than three storeys #n building height and #s used on'y (or residential occupancies, and 2,3 the uno,structed &ath o( tra$e' (or a (#re(#ghter (rom the nearest street to one entrance to each se&arated &ort#on #s not more than 41 m. 829 ;he $ert#ca' fire separation #n /entence 213 may term#nate at the ('oor assem,'y #mmed#ate'y a,o$e a basement #( the basement con(orms to %rt#c'e 3.2.1.2. o( "#$#s#on *. (ection 1,2, Com.li$nce 1,2,1, Com.li$nce 2it0 #i1ision B 1,2,1,1 Com.li$nce 2it0 #i1ision B 819 )om&'#ance w#th "#$#s#on * sha'' ,e ach#e$ed, 2a3 ,y com&'y#ng w#th the a&&'#ca,'e acceptable solutions #n "#$#s#on *, or 2,3 ,y us#ng alternative solutions that w#'' ach#e$e the 'e$e' o( &er(ormance re:u#red ,y the a&&'#ca,'e acceptable solutions #n res&ect o( the objectives and functional statements attr#,uted to the a&&'#ca,'e acceptable solutions #n <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /%-1, >O,0ect#$es and Funct#ona' /tatements %ttr#,uted to the %cce&ta,'e /o'ut#ons?. 829 For the &ur&oses o( )'ause 2132,3, the 'e$e' o( &er(ormance #n res&ect o( a functional statement re(ers to the &er(ormance o( the functional statement as #t re'ates to the objective w#th wh#ch #t #s assoc#ated #n <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /%-1, >O,0ect#$es and Funct#ona' /tatements %ttr#,uted to the %cce&ta,'e /o'ut#ons?. 1.2.2. )$teri$ls, A..li$nces, (3stems $nd E4ui.ment 1,2,2,1, C0$r$cteristics o/ )$teri$ls, A..li$nces, (3stems $nd E4ui.ment 819 %'' mater#a's, appliances, systems and e:u#&ment #nsta''ed to meet the re:u#rements o( th#s )ode sha'' &ossess the necessary character#st#cs to &er(orm the#r #ntended (unct#ons when #nsta''ed #n a building. 1,2,2,2, sed )$teri$ls, A..li$nces $nd E4ui.ment 819 @n'ess otherw#se s&ec#(#ed, recyc'ed mater#a's #n building &roducts may ,e used and used mater#a's, appliances and e:u#&ment may ,e reused when they meet the re:u#rements o( th#s )ode (or new mater#a's and are sat#s(actory (or the#r #ntended use. (ection 1,!, Inter.ret$tion 3

1,!,1, Inter.ret$tion 1,!,1,1, #esign$ted (tructures 819 ;he (o''ow#ng structures are des#gnated (or the &ur&oses o( c'ause 2d3 o( the de(#n#t#on o( building #n su,sect#on 1 213 o( the %ct: 2a3 a reta#n#ng wa'' e5ceed#ng 1 000 mm #n e5&osed he#ght ad0acent to, 2#3 &u,'#c &ro&erty, 2##3 access to a building, or 2###3 &r#$ate &ro&erty to wh#ch the &u,'#c #s adm#tted, 2,3 a &edestr#an ,r#dge a&&urtenant to a building, 2c3 a crane runway, 2d3 an e5ter#or storage tan7 and #ts su&&ort#ng structure that #s not regu'ated ,y the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000, 2e3 s#gns regu'ated ,y /ect#on 3.11. o( "#$#s#on * that are not structura''y su&&orted ,y a building, 2(3 a so'ar co''ector that #s mounted on a building and has a (ace area e:ua' to or greater than 1 mA, 2g3 a structure that su&&orts a w#nd tur,#ne generator ha$#ng a rated out&ut o( more than 3 78, 2h3 a d#sh antenna that #s mounted on a building and has a (ace area e:ua' to or greater than 1 mA, 2#3 an outdoor pool, 203 an outdoor public spa, and 273 a permanent solid nutrient storage facility w#th su&&ort#ng wa''s e5ceed#ng 1 000 mm #n e5&osed he#ght. 1,!,1,2, +$rm Buildings 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 to 263, farm buildings sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n the ))*F) BR)) 3 .32, >Bat#ona' Farm *u#'d#ng )ode o( )anada?. 829 %rt#c'es 1.1.1.2. and 3.1. .1. and /u,sect#ons 3.1.4. and 4.1.4. #n the ))*F) BR)) 3 .32, >Bat#ona' Farm *u#'d#ng )ode o( )anada? do not a&&'y to farm buildings. 8!9 +n the ))*F) BR)) 3 .32, >Bat#ona' Farm *u#'d#ng )ode o( )anada?, re(erences #n %rt#c'es 1.1.1.3., 2.2.2.1., 2.2.2.2., 2.3.1.1., 2.3.2.1., 3.1.1.1., 3.1.1.2., 3.1.2.1. and 3.1.6.1. to the ))*F) BR)) 3 .26, >Bat#ona' *u#'d#ng )ode o( )anada?, are deemed to ,e re(erences to Ontar#o Regu'at#on 403!9. 2*u#'d#ng )ode3, as #t read on "ecem,er 30, 2006. 859 % farm building o( low human occupancy ha$#ng a building area not e5ceed#ng 600 m2 and not more than three storeys #n building height #s deemed to com&'y w#th the structura' re:u#rements o( the ))*F) BR)) 3 .32, >Bat#ona' Farm *u#'d#ng )ode o( )anada? #( #t #s des#gned and constructed #n con(ormance w#th <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-11, >)onstruct#on o( Farm *u#'d#ngs?. 879 % li uid manure storage tan7 sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( -art 4 o( "#$#s#on * o( th#s )ode and the re:u#rements o( -art 4 o( the ))*F) BR)) 3 .32, >Bat#ona' Farm *u#'d#ng )ode o( )anada?. 8<9 % permanent solid nutrient storage facility sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( -art 4 o( "#$#s#on * o( th#s )ode. (ection 1,5, Terms $nd Abbre1i$tions 1,5,1, #e/initions o/ 6ords $nd %0r$ses 1,5,1,1, Non:de/ined Terms 819 "e(#n#t#ons o( words and &hrases used #n th#s )ode that are not #nc'uded #n the '#st o( de(#n#t#ons #n %rt#c'es 1.4.1.2., 1.4.1.3. and 1.4.1.4. and are not de(#ned #n another &ro$#s#on o( th#s )ode sha'' ha$e the mean#ngs that are common'y ass#gned to them #n the conte5t #n wh#ch they are used, ta7#ng #nto account the s&ec#a'#Ced use o( terms ,y the $ar#ous trades and &ro(ess#ons to wh#ch the term#no'ogy a&&'#es. 1,5,1,2, #e/ined Terms 819 6ach o( the words and terms #n #ta'#cs #n th#s )ode has, 2a3 the same mean#ng as #n su,sect#on 1 213 o( the %ct, #( not de(#ned #n )'ause 2,3 or 2c3, 2,3 the same mean#ng as #n each o( the (o''ow#ng &ro$#s#ons (or the &ur&oses descr#,ed #n the &ro$#s#on: 2#3 /entences 1.4.1.3.213 and 223 o( "#$#s#on %, and 4

2##3 /entences 3.13.1.2.213, ..1.3.1.213, .1.1.2.213 and 11.1.1.2.213 o( "#$#s#on *, or 2c3 the (o''ow#ng mean#ng (or the &ur&oses o( th#s )ode: Absorption trench means an e5ca$at#on #n soil, as de(#ned #n -art o( "#$#s#on *, or #n leaching bed fill, ,e#ng &art o( a leaching bed, #n wh#ch a distribution pipe #s 'a#d that a''ows #n(#'trat#on o( the effluent #nto the soil, as de(#ned #n -art o( "#$#s#on *, or leaching bed fill! Acceptable solution means a re:u#rement stated #n -arts 3 to 12 o( "#$#s#on *. Accessible means, when a&&'#ed to a fi"ture, connect#on, plumbing appliance, $a'$e, cleanout or e:u#&ment, to ,e access#,'e w#th or w#thout ha$#ng to (#rst remo$e an access &ane', door or s#m#'ar o,struct#on, ,ut a fi"ture, connect#on, plumbing appliance, $a'$e, cleanout or e:u#&ment #s not access#,'e #( access can ,e ga#ned on'y ,y cutt#ng or ,rea7#ng mater#a's. Access to e"it means that &art o( a means of egress w#th#n a floor area that &ro$#des access to an e"it ser$#ng the floor area.
Note& On *$nu$r3 1, 2>17, Cl$use 8c9 is $mended b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing de/inition& 8(ee& O, Reg, !<="1!, ss, 1, 5!9

Adaptable seating means a (#5ed seat or seats des#gned to (ac#'#tate a s#de trans(er (rom a whee'cha#r. Additional circuit vent means a vent pipe that #s #nsta''ed ,etween a circuit vent and a relief vent to &ro$#de add#t#ona' a#r c#rcu'at#on. Adfreezing means the adhes#on o( soil to a foundation unit resu't#ng (rom the (reeC#ng o( soil water. Air admittance valve means a one-way $a'$e des#gned to a''ow a#r to enter the drainage system when the &ressure #n the plumbing system #s 'ess than the atmos&her#c &ressure. Air barrier system means an assem,'y #nsta''ed to &ro$#de a cont#nuous ,arr#er to the mo$ement o( a#r. Air brea# means the uno,structed $ert#ca' d#stance ,etween the 'owest &o#nt o( an indirectly connected waste pipe and the flood level rim o( the fi"ture #nto wh#ch #t d#scharges. Air-conditioning #s the &rocess o( treat#ng a#r #n a s&ace to contro' s#mu'taneous'y #ts tem&erature, hum#d#ty, c'ean'#ness, and d#str#,ut#on to meet the com(ort re:u#rements o( the occu&ants o( the s&ace. Air gap means the uno,structed $ert#ca' d#stance through a#r ,etween the 'owest &o#nt o( a water su&&'y out'et and the flood level rim o( the fi"ture or de$#ce #nto wh#ch the out'et d#scharges. Air-supported structure means a structure cons#st#ng o( a &'#a,'e mem,rane that ach#e$es and ma#nta#ns #ts sha&e and su&&ort ,y #nterna' a#r &ressure. Alarm signal means an aud#,'e s#gna' transm#tted throughout one or more Cones o( a building or throughout a building to ad$#se occu&ants that a (#re emergency e5#sts. Alert signal means an aud#,'e s#gna' to ad$#se des#gnated &ersons o( a (#re emergency. Allowable bearing pressure means the ma5#mum &ressure that may ,e sa(e'y a&&'#ed to a soil or roc# ,y the foundation unit cons#dered #n des#gn under e5&ected 'oad#ng and su,sur(ace cond#t#ons. Allowable load means the ma5#mum 'oad that may ,e sa(e'y a&&'#ed to a foundation unit cons#dered #n des#gn under e5&ected 'oad#ng and su,sur(ace cond#t#ons. Alternative solution means a su,st#tute (or an acceptable solution. Appliance means a de$#ce to con$ert (ue' #nto energy and #nc'udes a'' com&onents, contro's, w#r#ng and &#&#ng re:u#red to ,e &art o( the de$#ce ,y the a&&'#ca,'e standard re(erred to #n th#s )ode. Architect means the ho'der o( a '#cence, a cert#(#cate o( &ract#ce or a tem&orary '#cence under the Architects Act. Area affected by a significant drin#ing water threat means an area descr#,ed #n )'ause 1.10.2.3.2232,3 o( "#$#s#on ). Artesian groundwater means a con(#ned ,ody o( water under &ressure #n the ground. As constructed plans means construction &'ans and s&ec#(#cat#ons that show the building and the 'ocat#on o( the building on the &ro&erty as the building has ,een constructed. Assembly occupancy means the occupancy or the use o( a building or &art o( a building ,y a gather#ng o( &ersons (or c#$#c, &o'#t#ca', tra$e', re'#g#ous, soc#a', educat#ona', recreat#ona' or s#m#'ar &ur&oses or (or the consum&t#on o( (ood or dr#n7. Attic or roof space means the s&ace ,etween the roo( and the ce#'#ng o( the to& storey or ,etween a dwar( wa'' and a s'o&#ng roo(. Au"iliary water supply means, when a&&'#ed to &rem#ses, any water su&&'y on or a$a#'a,'e to the &rem#ses other than the &r#mary potable water su&&'y (or the &rem#ses. $ac#flow means a ('ow#ng ,ac7 or re$ersa' o( the norma' d#rect#on o( the ('ow. 1

$ac#flow preventer means a de$#ce or a method that &re$ents bac#flow #n a water distribution system. $ac#-siphonage means bac#flow caused ,y a negat#$e &ressure #n the su&&'y system. $ac#-siphonage preventer means a de$#ce or a method that &re$ents bac#-siphonage #n a water distribution system. $ac# vent means a &#&e that #s #nsta''ed to $ent a trap o(( the hor#Conta' sect#on o( a fi"ture dra#n or the vertical leg o( a water c'oset or other fi"ture that has an #ntegra' s#&hon#c ('ush#ng act#on and >bac# vented? has a corres&ond#ng mean#ng. $ac#water valve means a chec# valve des#gned (or use #n a gra$#ty drainage system. $arrier-free means, when a&&'#ed to a building and #ts (ac#'#t#es, that the building and #ts (ac#'#t#es can ,e a&&roached, entered and used ,y &ersons w#th &hys#ca' or sensory d#sa,#'#t#es. $asement means one or more storeys o( a building 'ocated ,e'ow the first storey. $athroom group means a grou& o( &'um,#ng fi"tures #nsta''ed #n the same room, cons#st#ng o( one domest#c-ty&e 'a$atory, one water c'oset and e#ther one ,athtu,, w#th or w#thout a shower, or one one-headed shower. $earing surface means the contact sur(ace ,etween a foundation unit and the soil or roc# on wh#ch the foundation unit ,ears. $oarding, lodging or rooming house means a building, 2a3 that has a building height not e5ceed#ng three storeys and a building area not e5ceed#ng 600 mA, 2,3 #n wh#ch 'odg#ng #s &ro$#ded (or more than (our &ersons #n return (or remunerat#on or (or the &ro$#s#on o( ser$#ces or (or ,oth, and 2c3 #n wh#ch the 'odg#ng rooms do not ha$e ,oth ,athrooms and 7#tchen (ac#'#t#es (or the e5c'us#$e use o( #nd#$#dua' occu&ants. $oiler means an appliance #ntended to su&&'y hot water or steam (or s&ace heat#ng, &rocess#ng or &ower &ur&oses. $ottle trap means a trap that reta#ns water #n a c'osed cham,er and that sea's the water ,y su,merg#ng the #n'et &#&e #n the '#:u#ds or ,y a &art#t#on su,merged #n the '#:u#ds. $ranch means a soil or waste pipe that #s connected at #ts u&stream end to the 0unct#on o( two or more soil or waste pipes or to a soil or waste stac# and that #s connected at #ts downstream end to another branch, a sum&, a soil or waste stac# or a building drain. $ranch vent means a vent pipe that #s connected at #ts 'ower end to the 0unct#on o( two or more vent pipes and that, at #ts u&&er end, #s connected to another branch vent, a stac# vent, a vent stac# or a header, or term#nates #n open air. $reeching means a flue pipe or cham,er (or rece#$#ng flue gases (rom one or more flue connect#ons and (or d#scharg#ng these gases through a s#ng'e flue connect#on. $uilding area means the greatest hor#Conta' area o( a building a,o$e grade, 2a3 w#th#n the outs#de sur(ace o( e5ter#or wa''s, or 2,3 w#th#n the outs#de sur(ace o( e5ter#or wa''s and the centre '#ne o( firewalls. $uilding %ode website means the we,s#te at www.ontar#o.ca!,u#'d#ngcode. $uilding control valve means the $a'$e on a water system that contro's the ('ow o( potable water (rom the water service pipe to the water distribution system. $uilding drain means the 'owest hor#Conta' &#&#ng, #nc'ud#ng any $ert#ca' offset, that conducts sewage, clear water waste or storm water ,y gra$#ty to a building sewer. $uilding height means the num,er o( storeys conta#ned ,etween the roo( and the ('oor o( the first storey. $uilding sewer means a sanitary building sewer or storm building sewer. $uilding trap means a trap that #s #nsta''ed #n a sanitary building drain or sanitary building sewer to &re$ent c#rcu'at#on o( a#r ,etween the sanitary drainage system and a &u,'#c sewer. $usiness and personal services occupancy means the occupancy or use o( a building or &art o( a building (or the transact#on o( ,us#ness or the &ro$#s#on o( &ro(ess#ona' or &ersona' ser$#ces. %amp for housing of wor#ers means a cam& #n wh#ch buildings or other structures or &rem#ses are used to accommodate (#$e or more em&'oyees. %ampground means 'and or &rem#ses used as an o$ern#ght cam&#ng (ac#'#ty that #s not a recreational camp. %anopy means a roo(-'#7e structure &ro0ect#ng more than 300 mm (rom the e5ter#or (ace o( the building.

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%arbon dio"ide e uivalent means a measure used to com&are the #m&act o( $ar#ous greenhouse gases ,ased on the#r g'o,a' warm#ng &otent#a'. %are and treatment occupancy 24rou& *, "#$#s#on 23 means an occupancy #n wh#ch &ersons rece#$e s&ec#a' care and treatment. %are occupancy 24rou& *, "#$#s#on 33 means an occupancy #n wh#ch s&ec#a' care #s &ro$#ded ,y a (ac#'#ty, d#rect'y through #ts sta(( or #nd#rect'y through another &ro$#der, to res#dents o( the (ac#'#ty, 2a3 who re:u#re s&ec#a' care ,ecause o( cogn#t#$e or &hys#ca' '#m#tat#ons, and 2,3 who, as a resu't o( those '#m#tat#ons, wou'd ,e #nca&a,'e o( e$acuat#ng the occupancy, #( necessary, w#thout the ass#stance o( another &erson. %avity wall means a construct#on o( masonry un#ts 'a#d w#th a ca$#ty ,etween the wythes, where the wythes are t#ed together w#th meta' t#es or ,ond#ng un#ts and are re'#ed on to act together #n res#st#ng 'atera' 'oads. %ertificate for the occupancy of a building described in Sentence &!'!'!(!)'* of +ivision % means a cert#(#cate descr#,ed #n /entence 3...4.3.263 o( "#$#s#on ). %ertificate for the occupancy of a building not fully completed means a cert#(#cate descr#,ed #n /entence 3...4.3.213 o( "#$#s#on ). %hamber means a structure that #s constructed w#th an o&en ,ottom and that conta#ns a &ressur#Ced distribution pipe. %hec# valve means a $a'$e that &erm#ts ('ow #n on'y one d#rect#on and &re$ents a return ('ow. %himney means a sha(t that #s &r#mar#'y $ert#ca' and that enc'oses at 'east one flue (or conduct#ng flue gases to the outdoors. %himney liner means a condu#t conta#n#ng a chimney flue used as a '#n#ng o( a masonry or concrete chimney. %ircuit vent means a vent pipe that ser$es a num,er o( fi"tures and connects to the fi"ture drain o( the most u&stream fi"ture, and >circuit vented? has a corres&ond#ng mean#ng. %lass & fire sprin#ler,standpipe system means an assem,'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs that con$eys water (rom the water service pipe or fire service main to the s&r#n7'er!stand&#&e systemDs out'ets, #s directly connected to the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n on'y, has no &um&s or reser$o#rs and #n wh#ch the s&r#n7'er dra#ns d#scharge to the atmos&here, to dry we''s or to other sa(e out'ets. %lass 2 fire sprin#ler,standpipe system means a %lass & fire sprin#ler,standpipe system that #nc'udes a ,ooster &um& #n #ts connect#on to the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n. %lass ' fire sprin#ler,standpipe system means an assem,'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs that con$eys potable water (rom the water service pipe or fire service main to the s&r#n7'er!stand&#&e systemDs out'ets and that #s directly connected to the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n and to one or more o( the (o''ow#ng storage (ac#'#t#es, wh#ch are (#''ed (rom the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n on'y: e'e$ated water storage, (#re &um&s su&&'y#ng water (rom a,o$eground co$ered reser$o#rs or &ressure tan7s. %lass ( fire sprin#ler,standpipe system means an assem,'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs that con$eys water (rom the water service pipe or fire service main to the s&r#n7'er!stand&#&e systemDs out'ets and #s directly connected to the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n 2s#m#'ar to %lass & and %lass 2 fire sprin#ler,standpipe systems 3 and to an au5#'#ary water su&&'y ded#cated to (#re de&artment use that #s 'ocated w#th#n 120 m o( a &um&er connect#on. %lass - fire sprin#ler,standpipe system means an assem,'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs that con$eys water (rom the water service pipe or fire service main to the s&r#n7'er!stand&#&e systemDs out'ets, #s directly connected to the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n and #s #nterconnected w#th an au"iliary water supply. %lass . fire sprin#ler,standpipe system means an assem,'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs that con$eys water (rom the water service pipe or fire service main to the s&r#n7'er!stand&#&e systemDs out'ets and acts as a com,#ned #ndustr#a' water su&&'y and (#re &rotect#on system that #s su&&'#ed (rom the &u,'#c water su&&'y ma#n on'y, w#th or w#thout gra$#ty storage or &um& suct#on tan7s. %leanout means a (#tt#ng access #n a drainage system or venting system that #s #nsta''ed to &ro$#de access (or c'ean#ng and #ns&ect#on and that #s &ro$#ded w#th a read#'y re&'acea,'e a#r t#ght co$er. %lean water means water that has &assed through a recirculation system. %lear water waste means waste water conta#n#ng no #m&ur#t#es or contam#nants that are harm(u' to a &ersonDs hea'th, &'ant or an#ma' '#(e or that #m&a#r the :ua'#ty o( the natura' en$#ronment. %losed container means a conta#ner so sea'ed ,y means o( a '#d or other de$#ce that ne#ther '#:u#d nor $a&our w#'' esca&e (rom #t at ord#nary tem&eratures. %losure means a de$#ce or assem,'y (or c'os#ng an o&en#ng through a fire separation or an e5ter#or wa'', such as a door, a shutter, w#red g'ass and g'ass ,'oc7, and #nc'udes a'' com&onents such as hardware, c'os#ng de$#ces, (rames and anchors. .

%ombustible means that a mater#a' (a#'s to meet the acce&tance cr#ter#a o( )%B!@L)-/114, >;est (or "eterm#nat#on o( Bon)om,ust#,#'#ty #n *u#'d#ng <ater#a's?. %ombustible construction means a ty&e o( construct#on that does not meet the re:u#rements (or noncombustible construction. %ombustible fibres means (#ne'y d#$#ded com,ust#,'e $egeta,'e or an#ma' (#,res and th#n sheets or ('a7es o( such mater#a's wh#ch, #n a 'oose, un,a'ed cond#t#on, &resent a ('ash (#re haCard, and #nc'udes cotton, woo', hem&, s#sa', 0ute, 7a&o7, &a&er and c'oth. %ombustible li uid means any '#:u#d ha$#ng a flash point at or a,o$e 3.. E) and ,e'ow 93.3E). %ompliance alternative means a su,st#tute (or a re:u#rement #n another -art o( "#$#s#on * that #s '#sted #n -art 10 or 11 o( "#$#s#on *, and >%!A!? has a corres&ond#ng mean#ng. %ompressed gas means, 2a3 any conta#ned m#5ture or mater#a' ha$#ng a $a&our &ressure e5ceed#ng one or ,oth o( the (o''ow#ng, 2#3 2.1. 7-a 2a,so'ute3 at 21E), or 2##3 .1. 7-a 2a,so'ute3 at 14E), or 2,3 any '#:u#d ha$#ng a $a&our &ressure e5ceed#ng 2.1. 7-a 2a,so'ute3 at 3.. E). %omputer room means a room, 2a3 that conta#ns e'ectron#c com&uter or data &rocess#ng e:u#&ment such as ma#n (rame ty&e, 2,3 that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building (or the &ur&ose o( contro''#ng the a#r :ua'#ty #n the room ,y a se'(conta#ned c'#mate contro' system, and 2c3 that has an occupant load o( not more than one &erson (or each 40 mA o( the room. %onditioned space means s&ace w#th#n a building #n wh#ch the tem&erature #s contro''ed to '#m#t $ar#at#on #n res&onse to the e5ter#or am,#ent tem&erature or #nter#or d#((erent#a' tem&eratures ,y the &ro$#s#on, e#ther d#rect'y or #nd#rect'y, o( heat#ng or coo'#ng o$er su,stant#a' &ort#ons o( the year. %onstruction inde" means a 'e$e' on a sca'e o( 1 to determ#ned #n accordance w#th ;a,'e 11.2.1.1.%. o( "#$#s#on * des#gnat#ng the e5&ected performance level o( the building structure w#th res&ect to the ty&e o( construction and (#re &rotect#on o( an e5#st#ng building, and >%!/!? has a corres&ond#ng mean#ng. %ontained use area means a su&er$#sed area conta#n#ng one or more rooms #n wh#ch occu&ant mo$ement #s restr#cted to a s#ng'e room ,y secur#ty measures not under the contro' o( the occu&ant. %ontinuous vent means a vent pipe that #s an e5tens#on o( a $ert#ca' sect#on o( a branch o( fi"ture drain. %oo#top means a coo7#ng sur(ace ha$#ng one or more ,urners or heat#ng e'ements. %ritical level means the 'e$e' o( su,mergence at wh#ch a bac#-siphonage preventer ceases to &re$ent bac#-siphonage. +angerous goods means those &roducts or su,stances that are regu'ated ,y the Transportation of +angerous 0oods 1egulations made under the Transportation of +angerous 0oods Act, &222 2)anada3. +ay camp means a cam& or resort that adm#ts &ersons (or a cont#nuous &er#od not e5ceed#ng 24 hours. +ay nursery means a day nursery as de(#ned #n the +ay 3urseries Act. +ead end means a &#&e that term#nates w#th a c'osed (#tt#ng. +ead load means the we#ght o( a'' &ermanent structura' and nonstructura' com&onents o( a building. +eep foundation means a foundation unit that &ro$#des su&&ort (or a building ,y trans(err#ng 'oads e#ther ,y end-,ear#ng to a soil or roc# at cons#dera,'e de&th ,e'ow the building or ,y adhes#on or (r#ct#on, or ,oth, #n the soil or roc# #n wh#ch #t #s &'aced. 4iles are the most common ty&e o( deep foundation. +esign activities means the act#$#t#es descr#,ed #n su,sect#on 11.11 213 o( the %ct. +esign bearing pressure means the &ressure a&&'#ed ,y a foundation unit to soil or roc#, wh#ch &ressure #s not greater than the allowable bearing pressure. +esign capacity means, #n the de(#n#t#on o( sewage system, the tota' da#'y des#gn sanitary sewage ('ow determ#ned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e .2.1.3. o( "#$#s#on *. +esigner means the &erson res&ons#,'e (or the des#gn. +esign load means the 'oad a&&'#ed to a foundation unit, wh#ch 'oad #s not greater than the allowable load.

+etention occupancy 24rou& *, "#$#s#on 13 means an occupancy #n wh#ch &ersons are under restra#nt or are #nca&a,'e o( se'( &reser$at#on ,ecause o( secur#ty measures not under the#r contro'. +eveloped length means, when a&&'#ed to a &#&e and (#tt#ngs, the 'ength a'ong the centre '#ne o( the &#&e and (#tt#ngs. +irectly connected means &hys#ca''y connected #n such a way that ne#ther water nor gas can esca&e (rom the connect#on. +istilled beverage alcohol means a ,e$erage that #s &roduced ,y (ermentat#on and conta#ns more than 20F ,y $o'ume o( water-m#sc#,'e a'coho'. +istillery means a process plant where distilled beverage alcohols are &roduced, concentrated or otherw#se &rocessed, and #nc'udes (ac#'#t#es on the same s#te where the concentrated &roducts may ,e ,'ended, m#5ed, stored or &ac7aged. +istributing pipe means a &#&e or &#&#ng #n a water distribution system. +istribution bo" means a de$#ce (or ensur#ng that effluent (rom a treatment unit #s d#str#,uted #n e:ua' amounts to each '#ne o( distribution pipe #n a leaching bed. +istribution pipe means a '#ne or '#nes o( &er(orated or o&en 0o#nted &#&e or t#'e #nsta''ed #n a leaching bed (or the &ur&ose o( d#str#,ut#ng effluent (rom a treatment unit to the soil, as de(#ned #n -art o( "#$#s#on *, or leaching bed fill #n the leaching bed. +iving board means a ('e5#,'e ,oard. +iving platform means a r#g#d &'at(orm that #s not a starting platform. +rainage system means an assem,'y o( &#&es, (#tt#ngs, fi"tures and a&&urtenances on a &ro&erty that #s used to con$ey sewage and clear water waste to a ma#n sewer or a private sewage disposal system , and #nc'udes a private sewer, ,ut does not #nc'ude subsoil drainage piping. +rin#ing water system has the same mean#ng as #n su,sect#on 2 213 o( the Safe +rin#ing 5ater Act, 2002. +rum trap means a trap whose #n'et and out'et are #n the s#des o( the cy'#ndr#ca' ,ody o( the trap. +ual vent means a vent pipe that ser$es two fi"tures and connects at the 0unct#on o( the trap arms. +welling unit means a suite o&erated as a house7ee&#ng un#t, used or #ntended to ,e used ,y one or more &ersons and usua''y conta#n#ng coo7#ng, eat#ng, '#$#ng, s'ee&#ng and san#tary (ac#'#t#es. 6arth pit privy means a 'atr#ne cons#st#ng o( an e5ca$at#on #n the ground surmounted ,y a su&erstructure. 6ffluent means sanitary sewage that has &assed through a treatment unit. 6lectric space heating means an e'ectr#c energy source that &ro$#des more than 10 &er cent o( the heat#ng ca&ac#ty &ro$#ded (or a building and #nc'udes, 2a3 e'ectr#c res#stance un#tary ,ase,oard heat#ng, 2,3 e'ectr#c res#stance un#tary ca,#net heat#ng, 2c3 e'ectr#c res#stance ce#'#ng ca,'e or ('oor ca,'e heat#ng, 2d3 e'ectr#c res#stance centra' (urnace heat#ng, 2e3 e'ectr#c hot water s&ace heat#ng, and 2(3 a#r source heat &um&s #n com,#nat#on w#th e'ectr#c res#stance ,ac7u& heat#ng. 6"cavation means the s&ace created ,y the remo$a' o( soil, roc# or fill (or the &ur&oses o( construct#on. 6"haust duct means a duct through wh#ch a#r #s con$eyed (rom a room or s&ace to the outdoors. 6"it means that &art o( a means of egress, #nc'ud#ng doorways, that 'eads (rom the floor area #t ser$es to a se&arate building, an o&en &u,'#c thorough(are or an e5ter#or o&en s&ace &rotected (rom (#re e5&osure (rom the building and ha$#ng access to an o&en &u,'#c thorough(are. 6"it level means the 'e$e' o( an e"it sta#rway #n a building at wh#ch an e5ter#or e"it door or e"it &assageway 'eads to the e5ter#or. 6"it storey means a storey ha$#ng an e5ter#or e"it door #n a building go$erned ,y /u,sect#on 3.2.6. o( "#$#s#on *. 6"posing building face means that &art o( the e5ter#or wa'' o( a building that (aces one d#rect#on and #s 'ocated ,etween ground 'e$e' and the ce#'#ng o( #ts to& storey or, where the building #s d#$#ded #nto fire compartments, the e5ter#or wa'' o( a fire compartment that (aces one d#rect#on. 6"terior cladding means those com&onents o( a building that are e5&osed to the outdoor en$#ronment and are #ntended to &ro$#de &rotect#on aga#nst w#nd, water or $a&our. 9

7actory-built chimney means a chimney cons#st#ng ent#re'y o( (actory-made &arts, each des#gned to ,e assem,'ed w#th the other w#thout re:u#r#ng (a,r#cat#on on s#te. 7arm building means a'' or &art o( a building, 2a3 that does not conta#n any area used (or residential occupancy, 2,3 that #s assoc#ated w#th and 'ocated on 'and de$oted to the &ract#ce o( (arm#ng, and 2c3 that #s used essent#a''y (or the hous#ng o( e:u#&ment or '#$estoc7 or the &roduct#on, storage or &rocess#ng o( agr#cu'tura' and hort#cu'tura' &roduce or (eeds. 7ill means soil, roc#, ru,,'e, #ndustr#a' waste such as s'ag, organ#c mater#a' or a com,#nat#on o( these that #s trans&orted and &'aced on the natura' sur(ace o( a soil or roc# or organ#c terra#nG #t may or may not ,e com&acted. 7ire bloc# means a mater#a', com&onent or system that restr#cts the s&read o( (#re w#th#n a concea'ed s&ace or (rom a concea'ed s&ace to an ad0acent s&ace. 7ire compartment means an enc'osed s&ace #n a building, 2a3 that #s se&arated (rom a'' other &arts o( the building ,y enc'os#ng construct#on that &ro$#des a fire separation, and 2,3 that may ,e re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating. 7ire damper means a closure that cons#sts o( a norma''y he'd o&en dam&er #nsta''ed #n an a#r d#str#,ut#on system or #n a wa'' or ('oor assem,'y and des#gned to c'ose automat#ca''y #n the e$ent o( a (#re #n order to ma#nta#n the #ntegr#ty o( the fire separation. 7ire detector means a de$#ce that detects a (#re cond#t#on and automat#ca''y #n#t#ates an e'ectr#ca' s#gna' to actuate an alert signal or alarm signal and #nc'udes heat detectors and smo#e detectors. 7ire load means, when a&&'#ed to occupancy, the combustible contents o( a room or floor area e5&ressed #n terms o( the a$erage we#ght o( combustible mater#a's &er un#t area, (rom wh#ch the &otent#a' heat '#,erat#on may ,e ca'cu'ated ,ased on the ca'or#(#c $a'ue o( the mater#a's, and #nc'udes the (urn#sh#ngs, (#n#shed ('oor, wa'' and ce#'#ng (#n#shes, tr#m and tem&orary and mo$a,'e partitions. 7ire-protection rating means the t#me #n m#nutes or hours that a closure w#'' w#thstand the &assage o( ('ame when e5&osed to (#re under s&ec#(#ed cond#t#ons o( test and &er(ormance cr#ter#a, or as otherw#se &rescr#,ed #n th#s )ode. 7ire-resistance rating means the t#me #n m#nutes or hours that a mater#a' or assem,'y o( mater#a's w#'' w#thstand the &assage o( ('ame and the transm#ss#on o( heat when e5&osed to (#re under s&ec#(#ed cond#t#ons o( test and &er(ormance cr#ter#a, or as determ#ned ,y e5tens#on or #nter&retat#on o( #n(ormat#on der#$ed (rom that test and &er(ormance as &rescr#,ed #n th#s )ode. 7ire-retardant treated wood means wood or a wood &roduct that has ,een #m&regnated w#th (#re-retardant chem#ca's to reduce #ts sur(ace-,urn#ng character#st#cs such as ('ame s&read, rate o( (ue' contr#,ut#on and the dens#ty o( smo7e de$e'o&ed. 7ire separation means a construct#on assem,'y that acts as a ,arr#er aga#nst the s&read o( (#re. 7ire service main means a &#&e and #ts a&&urtenances that are connected to a source o( water and that are 'ocated on a &ro&erty, 2a3 ,etween the source o( water and the ,ase o( the r#ser o( a water-,ased (#re &rotect#on system, 2,3 ,etween the source o( water and #n'ets to (oam ma7#ng systems, 2c3 ,etween the source o( water and the ,ase e',ow o( &r#$ate hydrants or mon#tor noCC'es, 2d3 as (#re &um& suct#on and d#scharge &#&#ng not w#th#n a building, or 2e3 ,eg#nn#ng at the #n'et s#de o( the chec7 $a'$e on a gra$#ty or &ressure tan7. 7ire stop means a system cons#st#ng o( a mater#a', com&onent and means o( su&&ort, used to (#'' ga&s ,etween fire separations or ,etween fire separations and other assem,'#es, or used around #tems that who''y or &art#a''y &enetrate a fire separation. 7ire stop flap means a de$#ce, 2a3 that #s #ntended (or use #n hor#Conta' assem,'#es that are re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating and #ncor&orate &rotect#$e ce#'#ng mem,ranes, and 2,3 that o&erates to c'ose o(( a duct o&en#ng through the mem,rane #n the e$ent o( a (#re.

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7irewall means a ty&e o( fire separation o( noncombustible construction that su,d#$#des a building or se&arates ad0o#n#ng buildings to res#st the s&read o( (#re and that has a fire-resistance rating as &rescr#,ed #n th#s )ode and the structura' sta,#'#ty to rema#n #ntact under (#re cond#t#ons (or the re:u#red (#re-rated t#me. 7irst storey means the storey that has #ts ('oor c'osest to grade and #ts ce#'#ng more than 1. m a,o$e grade. 7i"ture means a rece&tac'e, plumbing appliance, a&&aratus or other de$#ce that d#scharges sewage or clear water waste, and #nc'udes a ('oor dra#n. 7i"ture drain means the &#&e that connects a trap ser$#ng a fi"ture to another &art o( a drainage system. 7i"ture outlet pipe means a &#&e that connects the waste o&en#ng o( a fi"ture to the trap ser$#ng the fi"ture. 7i"ture unit means, when a&&'#ed to a drainage system, the un#t o( measure ,ased on the rate o( d#scharge, t#me o( o&erat#on and (re:uency o( use o( a fi"ture that e5&resses the hydrau'#c 'oad that #s #m&osed ,y that fi"ture on the drainage system. 7i"ture unit means, when a&&'#ed to a water distribution system, the un#t o( measure ,ased on the rate o( su&&'y, t#me o( o&erat#on and (re:uency o( use o( a fi"ture or out'et that e5&resses the hydrau'#c 'oad that #s #m&osed ,y that fi"ture or out'et on the su&&'y system. 7lame-spread rating means an #nde5 or c'ass#(#cat#on #nd#cat#ng the e5tent o( the s&read o( ('ame on the sur(ace o( a mater#a' or an assem,'y o( mater#a's, as determ#ned #n a standard (#re test &rescr#,ed #n th#s )ode. 7lammable li uid means any '#:u#d ha$#ng a flash point ,e'ow 3.. E) and ha$#ng a $a&our &ressure not more than 2.1. 7-a 2a,so'ute3 at 3.. E) as determ#ned ,y %/;< "323, >Ha&or -ressure o( -etro'eum -roducts 2Re#d <ethod3?. 7lash point means the m#n#mum tem&erature at wh#ch a '#:u#d w#th#n a conta#ner g#$es o(( $a&our #n su((#c#ent concentrat#on to (orm an #gn#ta,'e m#5ture w#th a#r near the sur(ace o( the '#:u#d. 7lood level rim means the to& edge at wh#ch water can o$er('ow (rom a fi"ture or de$#ce. 7loor area means the s&ace on any storey o( a building ,etween e5ter#or wa''s and re:u#red firewalls, #nc'ud#ng the s&ace occu&#ed ,y #nter#or wa''s and partitions, ,ut not #nc'ud#ng e"its, vertical service spaces and the#r enc'os#ng assem,'#es. 7low control roof drain means a roof drain that restr#cts the ('ow o( storm water #nto the storm drainage system. 7lue means an enc'osed &assageway (or con$ey#ng flue gases. 7lue collar means the &ort#on o( a (ue'-(#red appliance des#gned (or the attachment o( the flue pipe or breeching. 7lue pipe means the &#&e connect#ng the flue collar o( an appliance to a chimney. 7ood premises means a floor area where (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on, or an #ngred#ent o( (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on, #s manu(actured, &rocessed, &re&ared, stored, d#s&'ayed, hand'ed, ser$ed, d#str#,uted, so'd or o((ered (or sa'e, ,ut does not #nc'ude, 2a3 a &r#$ate res#dence, 2,3 a ,oard#ng house that &ro$#des mea's (or (ewer than 10 ,oarders, 2c3 a building to wh#ch Regu'at#on 114 o( the Re$#sed Regu'at#ons o( Ontar#o, 1990 2)am&s #n @norgan#Ced ;err#tory3 or Regu'at#on 16 o( the Re$#sed Regu'at#ons o( Ontar#o, 1990 2Recreat#ona' )am&s3 made under the 8ealth 4rotection and 4romotion Act a&&'#es, 2d3 a &'ant, as de(#ned #n the 9il# Act, that #s re:u#red to ,e o&erated under the author#ty o( a '#cence #ssued under that %ct, 2e3 &rem#ses where a '#censed act#$#ty, as de(#ned #n the 7ood Safety and :uality Act, 200&, #s carr#ed on ,y a &erson who #s re:u#red to ho'd a '#cence #ssued under that %ct, 2(3 an egg-grad#ng stat#on or an egg-&rocess#ng stat#on, as de(#ned #n su,sect#on 1 213 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 1.1!10 26ggs and -rocessed 6gg3, made under the 7ood Safety and :uality Act, 200&, 2g3 a floor area occu&#ed ,y a church, ser$#ce c'u, or (raterna' organ#Cat#on (or the &ur&ose o(, 2#3 &re&ar#ng mea's (or s&ec#a' e$ents (or #ts mem,ers and &ersona''y #n$#ted guests, or 2##3 conduct#ng ,a7e sa'es, or 2h3 a farm building. 7orced-air furnace means a furnace e:u#&&ed w#th a (an that &ro$#des the &r#mary means (or the c#rcu'at#on o( a#r. 7orce main means a sanitary drainage pipe through wh#ch sanitary sewage #s con$eyed ,y mechan#ca' or &neumat#c &ro&u's#on. 7oundation means a system or arrangement o( foundation units through wh#ch the 'oads (rom a building are trans(erred to su&&ort#ng soil or roc#. 11

7oundation unit means one o( the structura' mem,ers o( the foundation o( a building, such as a (oot#ng, ra(t and pile. 7resh air inlet means a vent pipe that #s #nsta''ed #n con0unct#on w#th a building trap and term#nates #n open air. 7rost action means the &henomenon that occurs when, 2a3 water #n soil #s su,0ected to (reeC#ng wh#ch, ,ecause o( the water #ce &hase change or #ce 'ens growth, resu'ts #n a tota' $o'ume #ncrease or the ,u#'d-u& o( e5&ans#$e (orces under con(#ned cond#t#ons or ,oth, and 2,3 the su,se:uent thaw#ng 'eads to 'oss o( soil strength and #ncreased com&ress#,#'#ty. 7unctional statement means a (unct#on set out #n ;a,'e 3.2.1.1. that a building or an e'ement o( a building #s #ntended to &er(orm. 7urnace means a space-heating appliance that uses warm a#r as the heat#ng med#um and usua''y &ro$#des (or the attachment o( ducts. 0aming premises means &rem#ses that are a gam#ng s#te as de(#ned #n the ;ntario <ottery and 0aming %orporation Act, &222. 0as vent means that &ort#on o( a $ent#ng system des#gned to con$ey $ent gases to the outdoors, 2a3 (rom the vent connector o( a gas-(#red appliance, or 2,3 d#rect'y (rom the appliance when a vent connector #s not used. 0rade means the a$erage 'e$e' o( &ro&osed or (#n#shed ground ad0o#n#ng a building at a'' e5ter#or wa''s. 0raded lumber means 'um,er that has ,een graded and stam&ed to #nd#cate #ts grade, as determ#ned ,y the BL4%, >/tandard 4rad#ng Ru'es (or )anad#an Lum,er?. 0reywater means sanitary sewage o( domest#c or#g#n that #s der#$ed (rom fi"tures other than sanitary units. 0ross area means the tota' area o( a'' ('oors a,o$e grade measured ,etween the outs#de sur(aces o( e5ter#or wa''s or ,etween the outs#de sur(aces o( e5ter#or wa''s and the centre '#ne o( firewalls, e5ce&t that, #n any occupancy other than a residential occupancy, where an access or a building ser$#ce &enetrates a firewall, measurements sha'' not ,e ta7en to the centre '#ne o( such firewall. 0round water means, when a&&'#ed to a sewage system, water ,e'ow the sur(ace o( the ground that occu&#es a Cone o( the earthDs mant'e that #s saturated w#th water. 0round water table means, when a&&'#ed to a sewage system, the e'e$at#on o( the u&&er sur(ace o( the ground water e5#st#ng #n the area o( the sewage system. 0roundwater means a (ree stand#ng ,ody o( water #n the ground. 0roundwater level means the to& sur(ace o( groundwater. 0uard means a &rotect#$e ,arr#er, w#th or w#thout o&en#ngs through #t, that #s around o&en#ngs #n ('oors or at the o&en s#des o( sta#rs, 'and#ngs, ,a'con#es, mezzanines, ga''er#es, ra#sed wal#ways or other 'ocat#ons to &re$ent acc#denta' (a''s (rom one 'e$e' to another. 8auled sewage means sanitary sewage that, 2a3 #s not (#na''y d#s&osed o( at the s#te where #t #s &roduced and #s not con$eyed ,y a sewer to sewage wor#s, and 2,3 #s stored or reta#ned at the s#te where #t #s &roduced (or &er#od#c co''ect#on, hand'#ng, treatment, trans&ortat#on, storage or &rocess#ng &r#or to (#na' d#s&osa' at a &'ace other than where #t was &roduced, and #nc'udes sanitary sewage that #s remo$ed (rom a sewage system (or the &ur&ose o( c'ean#ng or ma#nta#n#ng the system. 8auled sewage system means wor7s, #nsta''at#ons, e:u#&ment, o&erat#ons and 'and used #n connect#on w#th the co''ect#on, hand'#ng, treatment, trans&ortat#on, storage, &rocess#ng and d#s&osa' o( hauled sewage, as regu'ated under the 6nvironmental 4rotection Act. 8azard inde" means a 'e$e' on a sca'e o( 1 to determ#ned #n accordance w#th ;a,'es 11.2.1.1.*. to 11.2.1.1.B. o( "#$#s#on *, des#gnat#ng the '#(e sa(ety haCard to occu&ants o( a building ,ased on, 2a3 use and occupancy, 2,3 occupant load, 2c3 the use and (unct#on o( ('oor s&aces, 2d3 the d#((#cu'ty o( egress, 2e3 the (#re 'oad o( contents, (#n#shes and (urn#sh#ngs, 12

2(3 the con(#gurat#on or com&artmentat#on o( ('oor s&aces, and 2g3 the s#Ce o( the building, and >8!/!? has a corres&ond#ng mean#ng. 8azardous classroom means a c'assroom, 2a3 that #s su&&'#ed w#th ('amma,'e gas, 2,3 that conta#ns haCardous su,stances such as chem#ca's or e5&'os#$e dusts, 2c3 that conta#ns 'arge :uant#t#es o( combustible mater#a's, or 2d3 where coo7#ng e:u#&ment #s used. 8azardous room means a room conta#n#ng su((#c#ent :uant#t#es o( a su,stance that, ,ecause o( #ts chem#ca' nature, may create an atmos&here or cond#t#on o( #mm#nent haCard to hea'th. 8eader means a vent pipe that connects two or more vent stac#s or stac# vents to open air. 8eader line means a '#ne o( &#&e w#th watert#ght 0o#nts #nsta''ed #n a sewage system (or the &ur&ose o( d#str#,ut#ng effluent (rom a treatment unit to the distribution pipe #n a leaching bed. 8eat detector means a fire detector des#gned to o&erate at a &redeterm#ned tem&erature or rate o( tem&erature r#se. 8eavy timber construction means that ty&e o( combustible construction #n wh#ch a degree o( (#re sa(ety #s atta#ned, 2a3 ,y &'ac#ng '#m#tat#ons on the s#Ces o( wood structura' mem,ers and on the th#c7ness and com&os#t#on o( wood ('oors and roo(s, and 2,3 ,y the a$o#dance o( concea'ed s&aces under ('oors and roo(s. 8eritage building means a building, 2a3 that #s des#gnated under the ;ntario 8eritage Act, or 2,3 that #s cert#(#ed to ,e o( s#gn#(#cant arch#tectura' or h#stor#ca' $a'ue ,y a recogn#Ced, non-&ro(#t &u,'#c organ#Cat#on whose &r#mary o,0ect #s the &reser$at#on o( structures o( arch#tectura' or h#stor#ca' s#gn#(#cance and the cert#(#cat#on has ,een acce&ted ,y the chief building official. 8igh ground water table means the h#ghest e'e$at#on at wh#ch there #s &hys#ca' e$#dence that the soil, as de(#ned #n -art "#$#s#on *, or the leaching bed fill has ,een saturated w#th water. o(

8igh hazard industrial occupancy 24rou& F, "#$#s#on 13 means an industrial occupancy conta#n#ng su((#c#ent :uant#t#es o( h#gh'y combustible and ('amma,'e or e5&'os#$e mater#a's to const#tute a s&ec#a' (#re haCard ,ecause o( the#r #nherent character#st#cs. 8olding tan# means a tan7 des#gned to tota''y reta#n a'' sanitary sewage d#scharged #nto #t and re:u#r#ng &er#od#c em&ty#ng. 8ome for special care means a home (or the care o( &ersons re:u#r#ng nurs#ng, res#dent#a' or she'tered care. 8orizontal branch means that &art o( a waste pipe that #s hor#Conta' and #nsta''ed to con$ey the d#scharge (rom more than one fi"ture. 8orizontal e"it means an e"it (rom one building to another ,y means o( a doorway, $est#,u'e, wal#way, ,r#dge or ,a'cony. 8orizontal service space means a s&ace such as an att#c, duct, ce#'#ng, roo( or craw' s&ace, 2a3 that #s or#ented essent#a''y #n a hor#Conta' &'ane, 2,3 that #s concea'ed and genera''y #naccess#,'e, and 2c3 through wh#ch building ser$#ce (ac#'#t#es such as &#&es, ducts and w#r#ng may &ass. 8otel means floor areas, a floor area or &art o( a floor area that conta#ns (our or more suites and that &ro$#des s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or the tra$e''#ng &u,'#c or (or recreat#ona' &ur&oses. 8ub drain means a dra#n o&en#ng (or #nd#rect '#:u#d wastes, 2a3 that does not ser$e as a ('oor dra#n, 2,3 that has the same &#&e size, mater#a' and $ent#ng re:u#rements as a ('oor dra#n, 2c3 that has a flood level rim a,o$e the ('oor #n wh#ch #t #s #nsta''ed, and 2d3 that rece#$es wastes that are d#scharged d#rect'y #nto the dra#n o&en#ng.

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/mpeded egress zone means a su&er$#sed area #n wh#ch occu&ants ha$e (ree mo$ement ,ut re:u#re the re'ease, ,y secur#ty &ersonne', o( secur#ty doors at the ,oundary ,e(ore ,e#ng a,'e to 'ea$e the area, ,ut does not #nc'ude a contained use area. /ndirectly connected means not directly connected. /ndirect service water heater means a service water heater that der#$es #ts heat (rom a heat#ng med#um such as warm a#r, steam or hot water. /ndividual vent means a vent pipe that ser$es one fi"ture. /ndoor pool means a public pool where the &oo' and pool dec# are tota''y or &art#a''y co$ered ,y a roo(. /ndustrial occupancy means the occupancy or use o( a building or &art o( a building (or the assem,'#ng, (a,r#cat#ng, manu(actur#ng, &rocess#ng, re&a#r#ng or stor#ng o( goods or mater#a's. /nterceptor means a rece&tac'e that #s des#gned and #nsta''ed to &re$ent o#', grease, sand or other mater#a's (rom &ass#ng #nto a drainage system. /nterconnected floor space means su&er#m&osed floor areas or &arts o( floor areas #n wh#ch ('oor assem,'#es that are re:u#red to ,e fire separations are &enetrated ,y o&en#ngs that are not &ro$#ded w#th closures. <a#e Simcoe shoreline has the same mean#ng as #n the La7e /#mcoe -rotect#on -'an esta,'#shed under the <a#e Simcoe 4rotection Act, 200= and dated Ju'y, 2009.
Note& On *$nu$r3 1, 2>1<, Cl$use 8c9 is $mended b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing de/inition& 8(ee& O, Reg, !!2"12, (entences 5,2,1,1,819, 5,5,1,1,8299

<a#e Simcoe watershed has the same mean#ng as #n sect#on 2 o( the <a#e Simcoe 4rotection Act, 200=. <eaching means d#s&ersa' o( '#:u#d ,y downward or 'atera' dra#nage or ,oth #nto &ermea,'e soil, as de(#ned #n -art "#$#s#on *, or leaching bed fill. o(

<eaching bed means an a,sor&t#on system constructed as absorption trenches or as a (#'ter ,ed, 'ocated who''y #n ground or ra#sed or &art'y ra#sed a,o$e ground, as re:u#red ,y 'oca' cond#t#ons, to wh#ch effluent (rom a treatment unit #s a&&'#ed (or treatment and d#s&osa' and that #s com&osed o(, 2a3 the soil, as de(#ned #n -art o( "#$#s#on *, leaching bed fill or other (#'ter med#a that #s conta#ned ,etween the sur(ace on wh#ch the sanitary sewage #s a&&'#ed and the ,ottom o( the ,ed, 2,3 the distribution pipe and the stone or gra$e' 'ayer #n wh#ch the distribution pipe #s 'ocated, and 2c3 the ,ac7(#'' a,o$e the distribution pipe, #nc'ud#ng the to&so#' and sodd#ng or other ant#-eros#on measure, and the s#de s'o&es o( any &ort#on e'e$ated a,o$e the natura' ground e'e$at#on. <eaching bed fill means unconso'#dated mater#a' su#ta,'e (or the construction o( a leaching bed, &'aced #n the area o( the leaching bed #n order to o,ta#n the re:u#red unsaturated Cone ,e'ow the distribution pipes and the re:u#red 'atera' e5tent such that the effluent #s a,sor,ed. <eader means a &#&e that #s #nsta''ed to carry storm water (rom a roo( to a storm building drain, sewer or other &'ace o( d#s&osa'. <imiting distance means the d#stance (rom an e"posing building face to a &ro&erty '#ne, to the centre '#ne o( a street, 'ane or &u,'#c thorough(are or to an #mag#nary '#ne ,etween two buildings or fire compartments on the same &ro&erty, measured at r#ght ang'es to the e"posing building face. <isted means e:u#&ment or mater#a's #nc'uded #n a '#st &u,'#shed ,y a cert#(#cat#on organ#Cat#on accred#ted ,y the /tandards )ounc#' o( )anada. <i uid manure means manure ha$#ng a dry matter content o( 'ess than 1 &er cent or a s'um& o( more than 110 m#''#metres us#ng the ;est <ethod (or the "eterm#nat#on o( L#:u#d 8aste 2s'um& test3 set out #n /chedu'e 9 to Regu'at#on 34. o( the Re$#sed Regu'at#ons o( Ontar#o, 1990 24enera' I 8aste <anagement3 made under the 6nvironmental 4rotection Act. <ive load means a $ar#a,'e 'oad due to the #ntended use and occupancy that #s to ,e assumed #n the des#gn o( the structura' mem,ers o( a building and #nc'udes 'oads due to cranes and the &ressure o( '#:u#ds #n conta#ners. <ive,wor# unit means a dwelling unit ha$#ng an area o( not more than 200 m 2 that conta#ns a su,s#d#ary business and personal services occupancy or a su,s#d#ary low hazard industrial occupancy , and wh#ch #s used and o&erated ,y one or more &ersons o( a s#ng'e househo'd. <oadbearing means, when a&&'#ed to a building e'ement, su,0ected to or des#gned to carry 'oads #n add#t#on to #ts own dead load, ,ut does not #nc'ude a wa'' e'ement su,0ect on'y to w#nd or earth:ua7e 'oads #n add#t#on to #ts own dead load. <oading rate means the $o'ume #n '#tres o( effluent &er s:uare metre a&&'#ed #n a s#ng'e day to soil, as de(#ned #n -art "#$#s#on *, or leaching bed fill. o(

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2#3 4rou& " . "#$#s#on 3 . 9unicipal drin#ing water system has the same mean#ng as #n su. "#$#s#on 4 . or 2c3 an e5ter#or o&en s&ace that #s &rotected (rom (#re e5&osure (rom the building and that has access to an o&en &u.'#c thorough(are. 203 4rou& 6 . 5!9 9obility assistive device means a mo. 2. "#$#s#on 1 .ntarians with +isabilities Act.+etention occupancies.<ow hazard industrial occupancy 24rou& F. 9a#e-up water means water added to a public pool (rom an e5terna' source. Reg.etween the ('oor and ce#'#ng o( any room or storey and #nc'udes an #nter#or . 2g3 4rou& *.$usiness and personal services occupancies . and #s deemed to #nc'ude the su. 273 4rou& F. "#$#s#on 2 .s#d#ary occupancies that are an #ntegra' &art o( the &r#nc#&a' occupancy. 3ominally vertical means at an ang'e o( not more than 41E w#th the $ert#ca'.Assembly occupancies #n wh#ch occu&ants are gathered #n the o&en a#r. 2(3 4rou& *. 9eans of egress #nc'udes e"its and access to e"its and means a cont#nuous &ath o( tra$e' &ro$#ded (or the esca&e o( &ersons (rom any &o#nt #n a building or #n a conta#ned o&en s&ace to. "#$#s#on 23 means an industrial occupancy #n wh#ch the combustible content #s more than 10 7g!mA or 1200 <J!mA o( floor area and that is not classified as a high hazard industrial occupancy. and 2m3 4rou& F.Assembly occupancies not e'sewhere c'ass#(#ed #n 4rou& %.3 an o&en &u.#'#ty ass#st#$e de$#ce as de(#ned #n sect#on 2 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 191!11 2+ntegrated %ccess#.3 4rou& %.o$e the connect#on o( the h#ghest stac# vented fi"ture #s reduced #n d#ameter.%are and treatment occupancies.as#n-sha&ed ('oor s'o&#ng downward and #nward toward the #nter#or (rom the r#m.#'#ty /tandards3 made under the Accessibility for . 2002. "#$#s#on 1 .Assembly occupancies o( the arena ty&e. 2'3 4rou& F.<ow hazard industrial occupancies . 2h3 4rou& ) .a'cony.sect#on 2 213 o( the Safe +rin#ing 5ater Act. <ow human occupancy means. 9odified stac# venting means a stac# venting arrangement #n wh#ch the stac# vent a. 2c3 4rou& %.he major occupancy c'ass#(#cat#ons used #n th#s )ode are as (o''ows: 2a3 4rou& %. "#$#s#on 1 . 200-.e used. 9asonry or concrete chimney means a chimney o( . "#$#s#on 2 . 2a3 a se&arate building. 2>17. when a&&'#ed to a farm building. 11 . 9odified pool means a public pool that has a . concrete or masonry un#ts constructed on s#te. 9edium hazard industrial occupancy 24rou& F.1esidential occupancies.'y . 9ajor occupancy means the &r#nc#&a' occupancy (or wh#ch a building or &art o( a building #s used or #ntended to . . an occupancy #n wh#ch the occupant load #s not more than one &erson &er 40 mA o( floor area dur#ng norma' use. 3ominally horizontal means at an ang'e o( 'ess than 41E w#th the hor#Conta'.8igh hazard industrial occupancies. 9ezzanine means an #ntermed#ate ('oor assem. "#$#s#on 3 . stone. 9ar uee means a canopy o$er an entrance to a building.Assembly occupancies #ntended (or the &roduct#on and $#ew#ng o( the &er(orm#ng arts. !<="1!. Cl$use 8c9 is $mended b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing de/inition& 8(ee& O.9edium hazard industrial occupancies. 1. "#$#s#on 3 . "#$#s#on 33 means an industrial occupancy #n wh#ch the combustible content #s not more than 10 7g!mA or 1200 <J!mA o( floor area. 2e3 4rou& *. 2d3 4rou& %. wares or merchand#se. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.%are occupancies. 9ercantile occupancy means the occupancy or use o( a building or &art o( a building (or the d#s&'ay#ng or se''#ng o( reta#' goods.'#c thorough(are. "#$#s#on 2 . 2. ss.r#c7.9ercantile occupancies.

y two &art#es under an easement agreement or . >. . 4ile means a s'ender deep foundation unit.ody o( water #n the ground e5tend#ng to a '#m#ted de&th. .y the use o( noncombustible mater#a's (or structura' mem.0ect#$e set out #n %rt#c'e 2.ers and other . 0ett#ng or screw#ng. one storey or &art-storey #n he#ght. 16 . that #s not loadbearing.or#ng. 4ercolation time means the a$erage t#me #n m#nutes that #s re:u#red (or water to dro& one cent#metre dur#ng a &erco'at#on test or as determ#ned .er o( &ersons (or wh#ch a building or &art o( a building #s des#gned.y dr#$#ng.'e o( .y dr#$#ng. .'e conta#ner surmounted .y a su&erstructure.est (or "eterm#nat#on o( Bon)om. '#:u#d or sewage d#rect'y or #nd#rect'y to a plumbing system. a se&arate rea' estate ent#ty.pen-air storey means a storey #n wh#ch at 'east 21 &er cent o( the tota' area o( #ts &er#meter wa''s #s o&en to the outdoors #n a manner that w#'' &ro$#de cross $ent#'at#on to the ent#re storey. 4ail privy means a 'atr#ne #n wh#ch the rece&tac'e (or human waste cons#sts o( a remo$a.ody waste and the su&erstructure are com. .'e 'atr#ne #n wh#ch the rece&tac'e (or human . e:u#&ment.ffset means the &#&#ng that connects the ends o( two &#&es that are &ara''e'.'#c or #n wh#ch drugs are so'd . and #nc'udes. $a'$es.1. 4oint of entry treatment unit has the same mean#ng as #n su. . 4lumbing appliance means a rece&tac'e or e:u#&ment that rece#$es or co''ects water. 3oncombustible construction means a ty&e o( construct#on #n wh#ch a degree o( (#re sa(ety #s atta#ned .er (orm#ng &art o( an a#r duct system. e5ca$at#ng or . 0ac7#ng. emergency treatment (ac#'#t#es and . .!03 24enera'3 made under the 3utrient 9anagement Act.sect#on 1 213 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 26. 2a3 hos&#ta's. 2a3 that #s 0o#nt'y owned and 0o#nt'y used . 2002.e#ng.3 that #s e#ther &re-manu(actured and &'aced .#'#ty #n *u#'d#ng <ater#a's?.y reta#'. .utdoor pool means a public pool that #s not an indoor pool.#nat#on o( them. 2a3 that #s made o( mater#a's such as wood.y a r#ght #n 'aw. 4lumbing system means a system o( connected &#&#ng. 4ermanent solid nutrient storage facility has the same mean#ng as #n su. and 2. fi"tures and a&&urtenances conta#ned #n plumbing.ust#. .2.u#'d#ng assem.1.bjective means an o.0!03 2"r#n7#ng 8ater /ystems3 made under the Safe +rin#ing 5ater Act. 4ortable privy means a &orta. 4erched groundwater means a (ree stand#ng .pen air means the atmos&here outs#de a building.'#es.sect#on 1 213 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 1.'ood . 4artition means an #nter#or wa''.ccupant load means the num. 4lenum means a cham. (#tt#ngs. stee' or concrete or a com. 2002! 4harmacy means the &rem#ses #n a building or the &art o( the &rem#ses #n wh#ch &rescr#&t#ons are com&ounded and d#s&ensed (or the &u. 4ost-disaster building means a building that #s essent#a' to the &ro$#s#on o( ser$#ces #n the e$ent o( a d#saster. 4ool dec# means the area #mmed#ate'y surround#ng a public pool.ccupancy means the use or #ntended use o( a building or &art o( a building (or the she'ter or su&&ort o( &ersons.y a soil e$a'uat#on or ana'ys#s. or cast-#n-&'ace #n a ho'e (ormed . 4arty wall means a wa''. 4erformance level means the 'e$e' o( &er(ormance under wh#ch a'' or &art o( an e5#st#ng building (unct#ons w#th res&ect to #ts building systems. an#ma's or &ro&erty.ffset relief vent means a relief vent that &ro$#des add#t#ona' a#r c#rcu'at#on u&stream and downstream o( an offset #n a soil or waste stac#. and 2.an7s. '#:u#ds or sewage and d#scharges water.3 that #s erected at or u&on a '#ne se&arat#ng two &arce's o( 'and each o( wh#ch #s. or #s ca&a.3oncombustible means that a mater#a' meets the acce&tance cr#ter#a o( )%B!@L)-/114.#ned structura''y #nto one un#t.

care and treatment.#nat#on o( them. rescue and &o'#ce stat#ons. 2#3 storage (ac#'#t#es (or $eh#c'es or .3 &oo's that are used on'y (or commerc#a' d#s&'ay and demonstrat#on &ur&oses.y a mun#c#&a'#ty.ut does not #nc'ude.'e (or #ssu#ng an en$#ronmenta' com&'#ance a&&ro$a' re:u#red under sect#on 13 o( the . combustible li uids or gases. e:u#&ment and a&&urtenances that su&&'#es water (rom a &r#$ate source to a potable water system. 4rivy vault means a 'atr#ne #n wh#ch the rece&tac'e (or human waste cons#sts o( a constructed $au't (rom wh#ch the waste #s &er#od#ca''y remo$ed. . 2e3 a sewer that carr#es on'y the san#tary waste or storm sewage (rom one ma#n building that #s o( care. fi"tures #n res#dences and a&artments. 4rivate water supply system means an assem.'y o( &#&es. 4otable means (#t (or human consum&t#on. 4rivate water supply means &#&#ng that ser$es as a source o( su&&'y on the &ro&erty to more than one water service pipe. 4rivate sewer means a sewer other than a building sewer that. 4rocess plant means an industrial occupancy where mater#a's.'#c agency.as#n. suites or s#ng'e (am#'y res#dences or any com.3 rece#$es dra#nage (rom more than one sanitary building drain e#ther d#rect'y or through more than one sanitary building sewer or rece#$es dra#nage (rom more than one storm building drain e#ther d#rect'y or through one or more storm building sewers. 4ublic pool means a structure. 4rofessional engineer means a &erson who ho'ds a '#cence or a tem&orary '#cence under the 4rofessional 6ngineers Act.ut does not #nc'ude.ntario 5ater 1esources Act. rescue and &o'#ce &ur&oses. . . are &roduced or used #n a &rocess. or 2c3 ser$es as a &'ace o( d#s&osa' on the &ro&erty. cham. when a&&'#ed to &'um.2. 2h3 (#re. commerc#a' or industrial occupancy and one anc#''ary building. 4rivate sewage disposal system means a sewage system or a sewage wor#s that #s not owned and o&erated .#ng fi"tures. 2g3 emergency res&onse (ac#'#t#es. or 2(3 a sewer that carr#es on'y the san#tary waste or storm sewage (rom a row hous#ng com&'e5 ha$#ng (#$e or (ewer s#ng'e (am#'y res#dences.athrooms o( hote's.3 te'e&hone e5changes. .uted through the use o( &ressur#Ced distribution pipes. and 203 commun#cat#ons (ac#'#t#es. 2e3 &u. 4ublic corridor means a corr#dor that &ro$#des access to e"it (rom more than one suite. and connects to a ma#n sewer. 2(3 water and sewage &um&#ng stat#ons.y the &u. a mun#c#&a'#ty or an organ#Cat#on acce&ta.'#c &ro$#ded that d#s&'ays #n #t are '#m#ted to those re'e$ant to the her#tage s#gn#(#cance o( the building. 2c3 &ower generat#ng stat#ons and e'ectr#ca' su. $a'$es. (#tt#ngs. water s&ort.er or tan7 conta#n#ng or #ntended to conta#n an art#(#c#a' .'e to the "#rector res&ons#. 4otable water system means the plumbing that con$eys potable water. the <#n#stry o( the 6n$#ronment or another &u. and #n s#m#'ar #nsta''at#ons #n other buildings (or a s#ng'e househo'd or an #nd#$#dua'.y the )rown.stat#ons. 4ublic heritage building means a heritage building where the occupancy #n who'e or #n &art #nc'udes $#ew#ng o( the building . #n &r#$ate . 2d3 a sewer that carr#es on'y the san#tary waste or storm sewage (rom two sem#-detached dwe''#ng un#ts. 2a3 #s not owned or o&erated . water recreat#on or enterta#nment. 2d3 contro' centres (or 'and trans&ortat#on. #nc'ud#ng rad#o and te'e$#s#on stat#ons. 2a3 &oo's o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th 'ess than s#5 dwelling units. 4rivate use means. 2. #nc'ud#ng flammable li uids. detention. 4ressurized distribution system means a leaching bed #n wh#ch the effluent #s d#str#.'#c water treatment and storage (ac#'#t#es.ody o( water (or sw#mm#ng. 2. 1.oats used (or (#re.

4ublic spa means a hydro-massage &oo' that conta#ns an art#(#c#a' .standpipe system means an assem. fi"tures #n genera' washrooms o( schoo's. 1 . 4ublic way means a s#dewa'7.'#shed or ma#nta#ned as '#$#ng :uarters.#ng fi"tures. 1esidential full flow-through fire sprin#ler. .etween a drainage system and a venting system. branch or fi"ture drain ser$#ng a water c'oset.'es. 1oc# means a &ort#on o( the earthDs crust that #s conso'#dated. . 1epair garage means a building or &art o( a building where (ac#'#t#es are &ro$#ded (or the re&a#r or ser$#c#ng o( motor $eh#c'es.e(ore use . h#ghway.y hand.'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs #nsta''ed #n the res#dent#a' &ort#ons o( a building conta#n#ng one or two dwelling units that con$eys water (rom the water service pipe to out'ets #n the s&r#n7'er and stand&#&e systems and #s (u''y #ntegrated #nto the potable water system to ensure a regu'ar ('ow o( water through a'' &arts o( the s&r#n7'er and stand&#&e systems.'#c has access. (or the use o( occu&ants or res#dents and the#r $#s#tors. . &u. 1ecirculation system means a system. or 2e3 &oo's that ser$e on'y as rece#$#ng . when a&&'#ed to &'um.#nat#on o( them o$er the ma0or#ty o( the &oo' area. street. 2d3 hydro-massage &oo's.y #n$#tat#on. a#r #nduct#on . that #s #ntended &r#mar#'y (or thera&eut#c or recreat#ona' use. mass o( m#nera' matter that cannot read#'y .'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs #nsta''ed #n the res#dent#a' &ort#ons o( a building conta#n#ng one or two dwelling units that con$eys water (rom the water service pipe to out'ets #n the s&r#n7'er and stand&#&e systems and #n wh#ch ('ow occurs dur#ng #nact#$e &er#ods o( the s&r#n7'er and stand&#&e systems on'y through the ma#n header to the water c'oset 'ocated at the (arthest &o#nt o( the s&r#n7'er and stand&#&e systems.2c3 wad#ng &oo's.ase o( a s'o&ed roo( to con$ey storm sewage.3 s&as o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th 'ess than s#5 dwelling units. s:uare or another o&en s&ace to wh#ch the &u.ars. w#th or w#thout charge. c'eaned or re(#''ed . hote's. 1esidential partial flow-through sprin#ler. 1eturn duct means a duct (or con$ey#ng a#r (rom a s&ace . suites or s#ng'e (am#'y res#dences. #nc'ud#ng (#'trat#on and ch'or#nat#on or . 2a3 that ma#nta#ns the c#rcu'at#on o( water through a public pool .ac7 to the heat#ng.ottom o( water s'#des.ro7en .'e &at#os and dr#$eways. and 2.#nat#on o( them. 1oof gutter means an e5ter#or channe' #nsta''ed at the . $ent#'ated or a#r-cond#t#oned . 1iser means a water distributing pipe that e5tends through at 'east one (u'' storey.'#c sewer or private sewage disposal system. gymnas#ums. $ent#'at#ng or air-conditioning appliance. 4ublic use means.e necessary (or the treatment o( the water.rom#nat#on and any other &rocess that may . 1ainwater means storm sewage runo(( that #s co''ected (rom a roo( or the ground. 2a3 wad#ng &oo's.e#ng heated.e . o( "#$#s#on *. 1elief vent means a vent pipe that #s used #n con0unct#on w#th a circuit vent to &ro$#de add#t#ona' a#r c#rcu'at#on . (or the tem&orary occupancy o( 10 or more &ersons (or (#$e or more days.onded. 1esidential occupancy means an occupancy #n wh#ch s'ee&#ng accommodat#on #s &ro$#ded to res#dents who are not har. Sanitary building drain means a building drain that conducts sewage to a building sewer (rom the most u&stream soil or waste stac#.as#ns (or &ersons at the ..3 that &ro$#des cont#nuous treatment o( the water.ody o( water.y &um&s. Sanitary building sewer means a &#&e that #s connected to a sanitary building drain 1 000 mm outs#de a wa'' o( a building and that conducts sewage to a &u. as de(#ned #n -art . or 2. e5&ressed or #m&'#ed. coherent and re'at#$e'y hard and that #s a natura''y (ormed.'#c com(ort stat#ons and other #nsta''at#ons #n wh#ch fi"tures are #nsta''ed so that the#r use #s unrestr#cted. so'#d'y . that #s not dra#ned.u. 1ecreational camp means a cam& (or recreat#ona' act#$#t#es cons#st#ng o( one or more buildings or other structures esta.ut does not #nc'ude.ut not (rom access#.oured (or the &ur&ose o( rece#$#ng s&ec#a' care or treatment and are not #n$o'untar#'y deta#ned.y each #nd#$#dua' and that ut#'#Ces hydro0et c#rcu'at#on. 1oof drain means a (#tt#ng or de$#ce that #s #nsta''ed #n the roo( to &erm#t storm sewage to d#scharge #nto a leader. current ('ow or a com. as o( r#ght or .standpipe system means an assem. or any com.

soil pipe. Shallow buried trench means an absorption trench that conta#ns a chamber. cu'#nary. #nc'ud#ng a portable privy. where these. ducts. 2#3 o( #ndustr#a' or commerc#a' or#g#n. Self-service storage building means a building that #s used to &ro$#de #nd#$#dua' storage s&aces to the &u. soil stac#. Sewer lateral e"tension means the &ort#on o( a storm building sewer or sanitary building sewer that e5tends (rom the &u. trap or other s#m#'ar #tem #s commerc#a''y des#gnated. sanitary building sewer. Sewage means sanitary sewage or storm sewage. grease and so'#ds (rom the '#:u#d w#thout the add#t#on o( a#r and #n wh#ch so'#ds sett'#ng and anaero.ntario 5ater 1esources Act. #nc'ud#ng the sanitary building drain.3 '#:u#d or water . where more than one o( these are 'ocated on a 'ot or &arce' o( 'and.ut#on e:u#&ment. or 2##3 o( domest#c or#g#n. or 2e3 a system that re:u#res or uses a holding tan# (or the retent#on o( hauled sewage at the s#te where #t #s &roduced .3 a greywater system. Sanitary unit means a water c'oset. Sewage system means.ody waste.ed&an washer. tu. 200.athroom waste. 2a3 '#:u#d or water . Sanitary sewage means.000 '#tres &er day or 'ess. 2d3 a leaching bed system.. Size means the nom#na' d#ameter . Septic tan# means a watert#ght $au't #n wh#ch sanitary sewage #s co''ected (or the &ur&ose o( remo$#ng scum.y wh#ch a &#&e. to#'et or other . 19 . (#tt#ng.ut not the ma#n sewer or &#&#ng #n a sewage treatment &'ant. storage and d#str#. s#n7 and 'aundry waste. a pail privy. ur#na'.sect#on 2 213 o( the %lean 5ater Act.orne waste d#scharged (rom a public pool to a dra#n.'e to#'et and a'' (orms o( &r#$y. an earth pit privy. Service room means a room &ro$#ded #n a building to conta#n e:u#&ment assoc#ated w#th building ser$#ces. #n tota'. Service water heater means a de$#ce (or heat#ng water (or plumbing ser$#ces. and shower. 2a3 a chem#ca' to#'et.y a hauled sewage system. 2g3 ha$e.'#c and that #s o&en to the &u.u#'d#ng ser$#ce (ac#'#t#es such as chutes.sect#on 1 213 o( the . Service space means s&ace &ro$#ded #n a building to (ac#'#tate or concea' the #nsta''at#on o( .'#c sewer u& to 1. waste stac# and waste pipe . an #nc#nerat#ng to#'et. Shelf and rac# storage system means a se'(-conta#ned structura' system w#th#n a building. Sanitary sewer means a sewer that conducts sewage. #nc'ud#ng human . a rec#rcu'at#ng to#'et.#det or . &#&es. . 2(3 ha$e a design capacity o( 10. Significant drin#ing water threat has the same mean#ng as #n su. 2.e(ore #ts co''ect#on .#c d#gest#on o( the sanitary sewage ta7es &'ace.. Shallow foundation means a foundation unit that der#$es #ts su&&ort (rom soil or roc# 'ocated c'ose to the 'owest &art o( the building that #t su&&orts.1 m #nto the &ro&erty.oundar#es o( the 'ot or &arce' o( 'and on wh#ch #s 'ocated the building or buildings they ser$e.'#c on'y (or those &ur&oses. and 2h3 are 'ocated who''y w#th#n the . or 2. ha$#ng one or more e'e$ated &'at(orms or wa'7way 'e$e's (or &ersonne' access that may a'so su&&ort con$eyors and other mater#a' hand'#ng.orne waste. Sewage wor#s means sewage wor7s as de(#ned #n su. a design capacity o( 10. a privy vault and a com&ost#ng to#'et system. a se'(-conta#ned &orta. sha(ts or w#res. Sanitary drainage system means a drainage system that conducts sanitary sewage. 2c3 a cess&oo'.000 '#tres &er day or 'ess.Sanitary drainage pipe means a'' &#&#ng that con$eys sanitary sewage to a &'ace o( d#s&osa'.

when used w#th re(erence to fi"tures. Soil stac# means a $ert#ca' soil pipe that &asses through one or more storeys and #nc'udes any offset that #s &art o( the stac7. sand. co. Soil pipe means a sanitary drainage pipe that carr#es the d#scharge o( a sanitary unit. wou'd .e read#'y se&arated . Soil means. snow me't or snow(a''. Space heater means a space-heating appliance (or heat#ng the room or s&ace w#th#n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated. sum& or catch .ut not necessar#'y. storm building sewer.ut does not #nc'ude. .#ned smo#e detector and aud#. 200. w#thout the use o( ducts. #( there #s no ('oor a.ust#on &roducts e5ceeds a &re-determ#ned 'e$e'. the &ort#on o( a building.3 a &r#$ate sewage treatment and d#s&osa' (ac#'#ty des#gned (or the treatment or retent#on o( storm sewage &r#or to d#scharge to the natura' en$#ronment. w#th or w#thout the d#scharge (rom any other fi"ture.ou'ders. and #nc'udes . Storage-type service water heater means a service water heater w#th an #ntegra' hot water storage tan7.. e5ce&t (or the &ur&oses o( -art . or 2.3 that #s s#tuated . 200.'es. s#'t.y a &roscen#um wa'' and curta#n o&en#ng.y a sw#mmer to d#$e (rom at the start o( a sw#mm#ng race.etween the to& o( any ('oor and the to& o( the ('oor ne5t a.as#n and area dra#n #nsta''ed to co''ect water (rom the &ro&erty and the &#&#ng that dra#ns water (rom a sw#mm#ng &oo'. or 2. Storm sewage means water that #s d#scharged (rom a sur(ace as a resu't o( ra#n(a''.'e a'arm de$#ce des#gned to sound an a'arm w#th#n the room or suite #n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated on the detect#on o( smo7e w#th#n that room or suite.o$e the ('oor.orne com. Storage garage means a building or &art o( a building that #s #ntended (or the storage or &ar7#ng o( motor $eh#c'es and that conta#ns no &ro$#s#on (or the re&a#r or ser$#c#ng o( motor $eh#c'es.3 that #s #ntended to su&&'y heat to rooms or s&aces o( a building through a heat#ng system. 2a3 a subsoil drainage pipe. a &ort#on o( the earthDs crust that #s (ragmentary or such that #nd#$#dua' &art#c'es o( a dr#ed sam&'e may .sect#on 2 213 o( the %lean 5ater Act. catch .etween the to& o( the ('oor and the ce#'#ng a.o$e the sur(ace and that #s des#gned to .Smo#e alarm means a com.. and at #ts downstream end to a building sewer or a des#gnated storm water d#s&osa' 'ocat#on. Storm drainage pipe means a'' the connected &#&#ng that con$eys storm sewage to a &'ace o( d#s&osa' and #nc'udes the storm building drain. such as a centra' furnace or boiler. 2a3 that #s s#tuated . #nc'ud#ng en$#ronmenta' contro' (or a w#de range o( '#ght#ng and sound e((ects. an arrangement such that the connect#ons o( the dra#nage &#&#ng (rom the stac# vented fi"tures to the stac7 &ro$#de $ent#ng to the fi"ture traps so that no add#t#ona' vent pipe #s re:u#red. Stage means a s&ace that #s des#gned &r#mar#'y (or theatr#ca' &er(ormances w#th &ro$#s#on (or :u#c7 change scenery and o$erhead '#ght#ng. #( &ro0ected hor#Conta''y o$er the water sur(ace. and that #s trad#t#ona''y. other than a public pool. Storm building sewer means a building sewer that con$eys storm sewage to a &'ace o( d#s&osa' and commences 1 000 mm (rom the building. Storm building drain means a building drain that conducts storm water and #s connected at #ts u&stream end to a 'eader. Stac# venting means. Sprin#lered means e:u#&&ed w#th a system o( automat#c s&r#n7'ers. . ra#n water leader. c'ay and organ#c matter. e5ce&t (or the &ur&oses o( -art o( "#$#s#on *. se&arated (rom the aud#ence .sect#on 2 213 o( the %lean 5ater Act. Storm drainage system means a drainage system that con$eys storm sewage. Storey means. Stac# vent means a vent pipe that connects the to& o( a soil stac# or waste stac# to a header or open air and >stac# vented? has a corres&ond#ng mean#ng.o$e #t.e 'ess than 1 000 mm #n $ert#ca' he#ght a. Source protection area has the same mean#ng as #n su. (#re&'ace and unit heater.as#n. 2a3 that #s #ntended to su&&'y heat d#rect'y to a room or s&ace. Space-heating appliance means an appliance. such as a space heater.y ag#tat#on #n water. or (rom water coo'ed airconditioning e:u#&ment. Starting platform means a r#g#d &'at(orm 'ocated ent#re'y on a pool dec# that cons#sts o( a to& that.e used . o( "#$#s#on *. gra$e'. Smo#e detector means a fire detector des#gned to o&erate when the concentrat#on o( a#r. 20 .. Source protection plan has the same mean#ng as #n su. or 2.o$e #t.

Supply duct means a duct (or con$ey#ng a#r (rom a heat#ng.ntario 3ew 8ome 5arranties 4lan Act. or 2.oth.sur(ace water. &222. o( "#$#s#on * to the under'y#ng soil. o( "#$#s#on * and that #s com&r#sed o( a stone 'ayer a.'e . Trap dip means the 'owest &art o( the u&&er #nter#or sur(ace o( a trap.2.Storm sewer means a sewer that con$eys storm sewage.'e when su. Trap seal depth means the $ert#ca' d#stance .'e .ou'e$ard. Trap arm means that &ort#on o( a fi"ture drain . $ent#'at#ng or air-conditioning appliance to a s&ace to .2. ?acuum brea#er means bac#-siphonage preventer.2. and cons#st#ng o( an aud#tor#um w#th &ermanent'y (#5ed seats #ntended so'e'y (or a $#ew#ng aud#ence.'e to (#re de&artment $eh#c'es and e:u#&ment. #n s#tu test#ng. and 2c3 #nd#$#dua' stores and #nd#$#dua' or com&'ementary rooms (or business and personal services occupancies .'#c assem. hote's.y methods such as geo'og#ca' sur$eys.etween the trap dip and the trap weir. 21 . >nprotected opening means. through a set o( distribution pipes #nsta''ed #n a .ut w#'' not mater#a''y a((ect the ('ow o( a '#:u#d. sam&'#ng. o&erated under a s#ng'e tenancy..6. Theatre means a &'ace o( &u.utes effluent (rom a Le$e' +H treatment unit as descr#.'y #ntended (or the &roduct#on and $#ew#ng o( the &er(orm#ng arts or the screen#ng and $#ew#ng o( mot#on &#ctures. >nstable li uid means a '#:u#d. Surface water means water on the sur(ace o( the ground. #nc'ud#ng flammable li uids and combustible li uids. when a&&'#ed to an e"posing building face. other than one e:u#&&ed w#th a c'osure ha$#ng the re:u#red fire-protection rating.sur(ace mater#a's and groundwater o.ed #n . ?apour barrier means the e'ements #nsta''ed to contro' the d#((us#on o( water $a&our. and #nc'udes. #nsta''ed and o&erated #n accordance w#th #ts des#gn s&ec#(#cat#ons. w#ndow or o&en#ng. Subsurface investigation means the a&&ra#sa' o( the genera' su..3 #nd#$#dua' guest rooms #n mote's.ser$at#ons and measurements. and #nc'udes (oundat#on dra#n &#&es.'#c use and that #s access#.3 any &art o( a wa'' (orm#ng &art o( the e"posing building face that has a fire-resistance rating 'ess than re:u#red (or the e"posing building face.0ected to #m&act. as de(#ned #n -art o( "#$#s#on *.6.een ded#cated or deeded (or &u.oratory test#ng o( sam&'es o( the su. Subsoil drainage pipe means a &#&e that #s #nsta''ed underground to #nterce&t and con$ey su. that has . 'a. road. o( "#$#s#on *.a. Stove means an appliance #ntended (or coo7#ng or s&ace heat#ng or . when des#gned..ed com&r#sed o( se&t#c stone.o$e an unsaturated sand 'ayer as descr#.etween the trap weir and the vent pipe (#tt#ng. room#ng houses and dorm#tor#es. 2a3 a doorway.e heated. &ro$#des a s&ec#(#c degree o( sanitary sewage treatment to reduce the contam#nant 'oad (rom that o( sanitary sewage to a g#$en effluent :ua'#ty. Trap means a (#tt#ng or de$#ce that #s des#gned to ho'd a '#:u#d sea' that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( gas . >nit heater means a sus&ended space heater w#th an #ntegra' a#r c#rcu'at#ng (an. Type A dispersal bed means a leaching bed that rece#$es effluent (rom a Le$e' +H treatment unit as descr#. that #s chem#ca''y react#$e to the e5tent that #t w#'' $#gorous'y react or decom&ose at or near norma' tem&erature and &ressure cond#t#ons or that #s chem#ca''y unsta. Treatment unit means a de$#ce that. Tribunal means the L#cence %&&ea' .oard#ng houses.a. Street means any h#ghway. Tarion 5arranty %orporation means .r#.ed #n .'#shed under the <icence Appeal Tribunal Act. Trap standard means the trap (or a fi"ture that #s #ntegra' w#th the su&&ort (or the fi"ture. Trap weir means the h#ghest &art o( the 'ower #nter#or sur(ace o( a trap. s:uare or other #m&ro$ed thorough(are that #s 9 m or more #n w#dth. 2.. Type $ dispersal bed means a leaching bed com&r#sed o( a pressurized distribution system that un#(orm'y d#str#.2. $ent#'ated or a#r-cond#t#oned.y ana'ys#s o( #n(ormat#on ga#ned .sect#on .sur(ace cond#t#ons at a building s#te . .ar#on 8arranty )or&orat#on as des#gnated under sect#on 2 o( the . .ed #n /u. Suite means a s#ng'e room or ser#es o( rooms o( com&'ementary use. 2a3 dwelling units. $#sua' #ns&ect#on.una' esta.

w#th res&ect to the #ssuance o( a not#ce . a fire service main or any &art o( any o( them. 1. fi"tures. plumbing appliances and de$#ces (rom the water service pipe or (rom a point of entry treatment unit 'ocated #n the building. e'ectr#ca' and &'um. 5ave action pool means a public pool e:u#&&ed w#th a means (or #nduc#ng wa$e mot#on #n the water. re(use chutes and '#nen chutes. 2a3 the statutory re:u#rements #n the (o''ow#ng &ro$#s#ons w#th res&ect to the (o''ow#ng matters: 2#3 sect#on 114 o( the %ity of Toronto Act. a private water supply. 5al#way means a co$ered or roo(ed &edestr#an thorough(are used to connect two or more buildings. 5ater service pipe means a &#&e on the &ro&erty that con$eys potable water (rom a drin#ing water system or a private water supply to the #ns#de o( the building.1.?ent connector means. 200. ?ertical leg means the $ert#ca' &ort#on o( a fi"ture dra#n and #nc'udes the &ort#on o( a dra#n (rom the out'et o( a water c'oset .5.. made under the +ay 3urseries Act. 5et vent means a waste pipe that a'so ser$es as a vent pipe. Ao#e vent means a vent pipe that #s connected at #ts 'ower end to a soil or waste stac# and at #ts u&&er end to a vent stac# or a branch vent that #s connected to a vent stac#. 2###3 sect#on 1 o( Regu'at#on 262 o( the Re$#sed Regu'at#ons o( Ontar#o. 22 . w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' . a'tered or reno$ated (or use as a day nursery or (or a'terat#ons or reno$at#ons to .'e o( ho'd#ng w#thout o$er('ow#ng wh#'e #t #s #n #ts wor7#ng &os#t#on.#ng #nsta''at#ons and (ac#'#t#es such as e'e$ators. &rocess#ng e:u#&ment and e:u#&ment d#rect'y re'ated to the &roduct#on o( #mages (or d#agnos#s or d#rect'y re'ated to #rrad#at#on w#th 5-rays (or thera&y. 5aste pipe means a sanitary drainage pipe that carr#es the d#scharge (rom a fi"ture d#rect'y to a waste stac#. ?ent pipe means a &#&e that #s &art o( a venting system. @-ray machine means an e'ectr#ca''y-&owered de$#ce &roduc#ng 5-rays. 5ater system means a water service pipe.lic$ble L$2 819 For the &ur&oses o( c'ause 223 2a3 o( the %ct.y a day nursery. 5aste stac# means a $ert#ca' waste pipe that &asses through one or more storeys and #nc'udes any o((set that #s &art o( the stac7 that conducts '#:u#d waste (rom fi"tures other than sanitary units. $a'$es and a&&urtenances that con$eys potable water to water su&&'y out'ets. branch or sewage system.ut does not #nc'ude the $o'ume o( '#:u#d conta#ned #n a com&artment #n wh#ch a &um& or s#&hon #s #nsta''ed. soil stac#.!. the &art o( a $ent#ng system that conducts the flue gases or $ent gases (rom the flue collar o( a gas appliance to the chimney or gas vent.e used. #e/inition o/ A. ?ent stac# means a vent pipe that #s connected at #ts u&&er end to a header or #s term#nated #n open air and that #s used to '#m#t &ressure d#((erent#a' #n a soil or waste stac#. 2##3 sect#on 19 o( the %lean 5ater Act. ?enting system means an assem. 200. . (#tt#ngs. sanitary building drain..'y o( &#&es and (#tt#ngs that connects a drainage system w#th open air (or c#rcu'at#on o( a#r and the &rotect#on o( trap sea's #n the drainage system. #nc'ud#ng mechan#ca'.'y o( &#&es.sect#on 2 213 o( the %lean 5ater Act.e erected or an e5#st#ng building to . @-ray e uipment #nc'udes 5-ray #mag#ng systems. 5ater distribution system means an assem. a water distribution system. 5ater purveyor means the owner or o&erator o( a drin#ing water system. when a&&'#ed to a heat#ng or coo'#ng system. ?ertical service space means a sha(t that #s or#ented essent#a''y $ert#ca''y and that #s &ro$#ded #n a building to (ac#'#tate the #nsta''at#on o( building ser$#ces. 5or#ing capacity means the $o'ume o( '#:u#d that a treatment unit or holding tan# #s ca&a.oronto or the Ontar#o <un#c#&a' *oard o( &'ans and draw#ngs. 1990 24enera'3. 2a3 (or the #rrad#at#on o( a human . 200. and may #nc'ude a dra(t contro' de$#ce. applicable law means. ?ulnerable area has the same mean#ng as #n su.3 (or #ndustr#a' use.e made to &rem#ses used . or 2.ow' to the &o#nt where the connect#ng &#&#ng changes to hor#Conta'. w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' o( &'ans (or a new building to .y the )#ty o( .e#ng or an an#ma' (or a thera&eut#c or d#agnost#c &ur&ose.y the r#s7 management o((#c#a' (or the construction o( a building.

13 sect#on 1 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 239!13 w#th res&ect to the e5em&t#on (rom the re:u#rement to o. 25#53 sect#on 14 o( the .1 o( the 6nvironmental 4rotection Act w#th res&ect to the construction o( a building to .3 o( the 6nvironmental 4rotection Act w#th res&ect to the #ssuance o( a renewa.'#c Lands and /hore Lands I 8or7 -erm#ts and 65em&t#ons3.3 the (o''ow#ng &ro$#s#ons o( %cts and regu'at#ons: 2#3 su.sect#on 16 . 2$3 sect#on 6 o( Regu'at#on 314 o( the Re$#sed Regu'at#ons o( Ontar#o.sect#on 29 233 o( that %ct. 25$##3 su.3. 25$#3 sect#on 34. 23 . made under the 6lderly 4ersons %entres Act. 2.'#c 'and.sect#on 42 263 o( that %ct. w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' o( the <#n#ster (or the construction o( a building &ro0ect.ntario 8eritage Act w#th res&ect to the consent o( the <#n#ster to the a'terat#on or demolition o( a des#gnated building.e used #n connect#on w#th a change o( use o( a &ro&erty. 25#$3 sect#on 33 o( the .y the counc#' o( the municipality or the Ontar#o <un#c#&a' *oard o( &'ans and draw#ngs. 2$#3 sect#on 1 o( the 6nvironmental Assessment Act w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' o( the <#n#ster or the 6n$#ronmenta' Re$#ew . 2$###3 sect#on 4. 2##3 sect#ons 2 and 13 o( the +evelopment %harges Act. where the &ayment #s re:u#red under su.'e energy a&&ro$a'. 2###3 sect#ons 21.ntario 8eritage Act w#th res&ect to the &erm#t g#$en . 223 o( the .2#$3 sect#on 194 o( the 6ducation Act w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' o( the <#n#ster (or the demolition o( a building.y-'aw that a((ects the &ro&osed building or structure. made under the 3utrient 9anagement Act. 255###3 sect#on 34 or 3 o( the 4ublic Transportation and 8ighway /mprovement Act w#th res&ect to the &erm#t (rom the <#n#ster (or the &'acement.una' to &roceed w#th an underta7#ng.r#.sect#on 16 .ta#n a wor7 &erm#t author#C#ng the construction or &'acement o( a building w#th#n an un&atented m#n#ng c'a#m.ntario 8eritage Act w#th res&ect to a consent o( the counc#' o( a municipality to the a'terat#on or demolition o( a building where the counc#' o( the municipality has g#$en a not#ce o( #ntent to des#gnate the building under su. 25###3 su.93 o( the 6ducation Act.een #ssued #n res&ect o( the &ro&erty under su. 200. 2553 sect#on 41 o( the 4lanning Act w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' .ntario 8eritage Act w#th res&ect to the consent o( the counc#' o( a municipality (or the demolition o( a building.1 o( the .. 25##3 sect#on 11. 25$###3 sect#on 42 o( the .sect#on 30 223 o( the .y the counc#' o( a municipality (or the erect#on.ntario 8eritage Act w#th res&ect to the consent o( the counc#' o( a municipality (or the a'terat#on o( &ro&erty. 3 and 21. 2$##3 sect#on 46 o( the 6nvironmental 4rotection Act w#th res&ect to the a&&ro$a' o( the <#n#ster to use 'and or 'and co$ered . made under the 4ublic <ands Act.y water that has . 253 &aragra&h 2 o( su.1 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 26.6 o( that %ct...sect#on 102 233 o( the %ity of Toronto Act. 2002.etween a de$e'o&ment &'an made under that %ct and a Con#ng .6 213 o( that %ct. &22( w#th res&ect to any con('#ct .een used (or the d#s&osa' o( waste.ntario 4lanning and +evelopment Act. 25#3 sect#on 14 o( the 9il# Act w#th res&ect to the &erm#t (rom the "#rector (or the construction or a'terat#on o( any building #ntended (or use as a &'ant. a'terat#on or demolition o( a building. w#th res&ect to a &ro&osed building or structure to house (arm an#ma's or store nutr#ents #( that Regu'at#on re:u#res the &re&arat#on and a&&ro$a' o( a nutr#ent management strategy . w#th res&ect to the wor7 &erm#t author#C#ng the construction or &'acement o( a building on &u. 2#53 sect#on 16 . 25$3 sect#on 34 o( the . 255##3 sect#on 2 o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 239!13 2%ct#$#t#es on -u. erect#on or a'terat#on o( any building or other structure or the use o( 'and. 1990 24enera'3.e(ore construction o( the &ro&osed building or structure..6 213 o( the 6nvironmental 4rotection Act #( a cert#(#cate o( &ro&erty use has . &22B.sect#on 34. 255##.ntario 8eritage Act w#th res&ect to a consent o( the <#n#ster to the a'terat#on or demolition o( a building where the <#n#ster has g#$en a not#ce o( #ntent to des#gnate the building under sect#on 34.!03 24enera'3. 255#3 sect#on 42 o( the 4lanning Act w#th res&ect to the &ayment o( money or ma7#ng arrangements sat#s(actory to the counc#' o( a municipality (or the &ayment o( money..

the contro' o( ('ood#ng. T$ble 1. 2e3 .y-'aws made under any &r#$ate %ct that &roh#.ur.#ted un'ess a de$e'o&ment &erm#t #s o.sect#on 1 243 o( the 6nvironmental Assessment Act. has the mean#ng '#sted o&&os#te #t #n )o'umn 2.y-'aws made under sect#on 40.a. 213 o( the . 2$3 su. 9.sect#on 2. .oses o/ t0e Act 819 For the &ur&oses o( the %ct..y-'aw #s com&'#ed w#th. o( Ontar#o Regu'at#on 60 !06 2"e$e'o&ment -erm#ts3 made under that %ct. eros#on. as constructed plans and professional engineer ha$e the same mean#ng as that set out #n )'ause 1..ta#ned. 2#3 .2.y a conser$at#on author#ty under c'ause 2 213 2c3 o( the %onservation Authorities Act w#th res&ect to &erm#ss#on o( the author#ty (or the construction o( a building or structure #(. o( the 4lanning Act or su.y the <#n#ster under sect#on 4.y-'aws made under Ontar#o Regu'at#on 60 !06 2"e$e'o&ment -erm#ts3 made under the 4lanning Act.0ect to c'ause 2h3.ta#ned under that sect#on. regu'at#on or . 2. 2$##3 su. )o'umn 1 /ym.re$#at#on '#sted #n )o'umn 1 o( .ta#ned.2#$3 su.5. 233 o( the .'e 1. 2g3 su.5.1. 200.ntario 8eritage Act. #n the o&#n#on o( the author#ty. 1.213 +tem 1. (3mbols $nd Abbre1i$tions Form#ng -art o( /entence 1. .sect#on 24 233 o( the 3iagara 6scarpment 4lanning and +evelopment Act. 829 For the &ur&oses o( c'ause 10 223 2a3 o( the %ct.sect#on 133 243 o( the 9unicipal Act..2.2.y-'aws made under Ontar#o Regu'at#on 246!01 2"e$e'o&ment -erm#ts3 made under the 4lanning Act wh#ch cont#nue #n (orce des&#te the re$ocat#on o( that Regu'at#on .y-'aws made under sect#on 34 or 3 o( the 4lanning Act.1.e a((ected . 2h3 .#t the &ro&osed use o( the building un'ess the %ct.o' or %.y-'aws made under sect#on 10 o( the %ity of Toronto Act.4. a sym.y the de$e'o&ment.#t the &ro&osed construction or demolition o( the building un'ess the .sect#on 1.1. a &erm#t to demolish the &ro&erty #s o.y-'aw #s com&'#ed w#th.#ted un'ess a &erm#t #s o. Ot0er de/initions /or t0e . 3.utad#ene-styrene .ec:uere'2s3 the (#$e day car.o' or a.4. .1 o( the .ntario 8eritage Act. 6. 203 orders made .y-'aws re(erred to #n c'ause 2g3 #n re'at#on to the de$e'o&ment o( 'and. 10.eaches or &o''ut#on or the conser$at#on o( 'and may . 2$###3 sect#on 33 o( the 4lanning Act e5ce&t where. 2$#3 su.1. and 273 . 2d3 . .2. dynam#c .5.5.y reason o( sect#on 1..2. &22(. 1. 2(3 . 4.re$#at#on 1 #n 2 %/84 %*/ *: )*O"1 )O2e )F@ cm cmA )-H) )o'umn 2 <ean#ng s'o&e o( 1 $ert#ca' to 2 hor#Conta' %mer#can /tee' 8#re 4age acry'on#tr#'e-.y-'aws enacted under them that &roh#. 1.1. (3mbols $nd Ot0er Abbre1i$tions 819 +n th#s )ode.4.1.#ochem#ca' o5ygen demand carbon dio"ide e uivalent co'ony (orm#ng un#ts cent#metre2s3 s:uare cent#metre2s3 ch'or#nated &o'y 2$#ny' ch'or#de3 24 .ntario 4lanning and +evelopment Act. and a'' regu'at#ons and .ut on'y w#th res&ect to the #ssuance o( a &erm#t (or the construction o( a green roo( #( the construction o( the roo( #s &roh#. applicable law means any genera' or s&ec#a' %ct.2.onaceous .ut on'y w#th res&ect to the #ssuance o( a de$e'o&ment &erm#t #( the de$e'o&ment o( 'and #s &roh#. architect.5. 2#53 sect#on 46 o( the 4lanning Act. 200&.2132c3. #n the case o( the demolition o( a res#dent#a' &ro&erty. 2c3 regu'at#ons made . (3mbols $nd Ot0er Abbre1i$tions 1.

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he objectives o( th#s )ode sha'' . 2.a. Reg.2..'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to (#re caused .. a&&'y on'y to the e5tent that they re'ate to com&'#ance w#th th#s )ode as re:u#red #n %rt#c'e 1..'e 2.1.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury.2.a.. they sha'' .2..lic$tion o/ Re/erenced #ocuments 819 .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.2.1. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.1.1. O.uted to the a&&'#ca.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to (#re. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.2. o( "#$#s#on *. ss.1.213 +tem 1.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta..lic$ble Editions 819 8here documents are re(erenced #n th#s )ode.!. A. "#$#s#on %.1. O/1.2 26 . Ob@ecti1es 819 .1.etween the &ro$#s#ons o( th#s )ode and those o( a re(erenced document.1.he objectives set out #n . Ob@ecti1es Form#ng -art o( /entence 2. and 2. 1.1.1. 361!13. 2.1.1.'e acceptable solutions #n "#$#s#on * where the document #s re(erenced.he a. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. 2.1.1.2.#'#ty that.1. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .lic$tion A.7. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .0ect#$es 819 . ss. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. 2G O.1.2.re$#at#ons o( &ro&er names #n th#s )ode sha'' ha$e the mean#ngs ass#gned to them #n %rt#c'e 1.3 the objectives and functional statements attr#. 1. 1. -art 1G O.2. A. Org$ni-$tions 1.7.he &ro$#s#ons o( a re(erenced document #n "#$#s#ons % and * a&&'y on'y to the e5tent that the &ro$#s#ons re'ate to.#'#ty that.7.lic$tion 2. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.e those set out #n .a. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .1.1.3.2.1.er N$mes 819 .1.1. A.lic$tion Ob@ecti1es Ob@ecti1es (ection 2.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. T$ble 2. (ection 2. the &ro$#s#ons o( th#s )ode sha'' go$ern.lic$tion 2.er O/ O/1 O/1. o( "#$#s#on *.1.1. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that.2.7. Reg. Abbre1i$tions o/ %ro. Ob@ecti1es 2.1.e the ed#t#ons des#gnated #n /u.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to (#re caused .y (#re or e5&'os#on #m&act#ng areas .7.1. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .bjective %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.1.1.2. 111!13.sect#on 1. A. Reg. Ob@ecti1es 2.1. A. 1. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.a.1.3.#'#ty that. 332!12. %ART 2 OB*ECTI'E( (ection (ection 2. 2. %&&'#cat#on o( O.2.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.2.. 1.1. Con/licting Re4uirements 819 +n the case o( a con('#ct . 2a3 buildings. )o'umn 1 )ategory /a(ety /a(ety I F#re /a(ety )o'umn 2 Bum.a.'e 2.1 )o'umn 3 .1.2.eyond #ts &o#nt o( or#g#n.y a (#re or e5&'os#on.

%n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .6 /a(ety I /a(ety #n @se O/3 O/3. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .y co''a&se o( the e"cavation.y contact w#th energ#Ced e:u#&ment.2 O/3.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to (#re caused .1 /a(ety I /tructura' /a(ety O/2 O/2.y tr#&&#ng. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' . a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to (#re caused . a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' . a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .ear#ng on the building e'ements that e5ceed the#r loadbearing ca&ac#ty.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.rat#on or de('ect#on o( building e'ements.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure caused .#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure caused . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.3 O/2.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.y &ersons .a. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .#'#ty that.a.a.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty o( the building or &art o( #t.2 O/2.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.y 'oads . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused .'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused .y e5&osure to haCardous su. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .3 O/1.3 O/3. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that.a.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.y $#. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.4 O/1.1 O/3.y 'oads .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.y e5&osure to h#gh 'e$e's o( sound (rom (#re a'arm systems.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused . (a''#ng. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.y contact w#th hot sur(aces or su. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty that. contact. drown#ng or co''#s#on. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure caused .y the co''a&se o( &hys#ca' e'ements due to a (#re or e5&'os#on. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .y #nsta.a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure.a.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.1 O/3. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( the building.a.O/1.a. s'#&&#ng.4 O/2.ear#ng on the building that e5ceed the loadbearing &ro&ert#es o( the su&&ort#ng med#um.a.#'#ty that.4 O/3.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure caused . a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.y &ersons . 2. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.y damage to or deter#orat#on o( building e'ements. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.ecom#ng tra&&ed #n con(#ned s&aces.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure caused . .#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to (#re caused .stances.a.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to structura' (a#'ure caused .#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards.a.#'#ty that.#'#ty that.#'#ty that.#'#ty that.1 O/2.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e#ng de'ayed #n or #m&eded (rom mo$#ng to a sa(e &'ace dur#ng a (#re emergency. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty that.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.6 %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.stances.1 O/2.y (#re sa(ety systems (a#'#ng to (unct#on as e5&ected.

as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty that.#'#ty that.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. a &erson #n the building w#'' .#'#ty that.O/3. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to h#gh 'e$e's o( sound or#g#nat#ng #n ad0acent s&aces #n the building. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.3 =ea'th I /an#tat#on O=2 O=2. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty that.y #nade:uate (ac#'#t#es (or &ersona' hyg#ene. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.y contact w#th contam#nated sur(aces.a.a. 2 .a..#'#ty that.1 O=2. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. a &erson #n the building w#'' . a &erson w#'' . a &erson #n the building w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.y &ersons .1 O=1.#'#ty that.#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to the buildingCs 'ow 'e$e' o( res#stance to unwanted entry caused .'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons caused .y e5&osure to human or domest#c waste.a.2 O=2. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.3 O=2. a &erson ad0acent to the building w#'' .2 O=1.a.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to the buildingCs 'ow 'e$e' o( res#stance to unwanted entry. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to #ndoor cond#t#ons caused . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n the building w#'' .a.y consum&t#on o( contam#nated water.#'#ty that. a &erson #n the building w#'' .#'#ty that.4 O=2. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n the building w#'' . /a(ety I Res#stance to @nwanted 6ntry O/4 O/4.y #nade:uate therma' com(ort. a &erson #n the building w#'' .'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to the buildingCs 'ow 'e$e' o( res#stance to unwanted entry caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons caused .'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to #ndoor cond#t#ons.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e#ng una.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.'e to (orce the#r way through 'oc7ed doors or w#ndows.'e r#s7 o( #n0ury due to haCards caused .'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.y #nade:uate #ndoor a#r :ua'#ty.a. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n the building w#'' . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. a &erson #n the building w#'' .6 =ea'th I Bo#se -rotect#on O=3 %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' . a &erson #n the building w#'' . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.a.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons caused .a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to unsan#tary cond#t#ons caused .y contact w#th $erm#n and #nsects.'e r#s7 o( #''ness.a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that. a &erson #n the building w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. a &erson #n the building w#'' . =ea'th =ea'th I +ndoor )ond#t#ons O= O=1 O=1.y contact w#th mo#sture. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.y e5&osure to human or domest#c waste.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to #ndoor cond#t#ons caused .'e to #dent#(y &otent#a' #ntruders as such.2 2. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a &erson #n or ad0acent to the building w#'' .a. a &erson #n the building w#'' .1 O/4. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.1 O=2.a.e#ng de'ayed #n or #m&eded (rom mo$#ng to a sa(e &'ace dur#ng an emergency.#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to #ndoor cond#t#ons caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.y occu&ants .y #ntruders .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.e#ng a. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.a.

#'#ty that.'y #m&eded (rom us#ng the buildingCs (ac#'#t#es. or the building or &art o( #t w#'' . O% O%1 O%2 O- O-1 %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.'e to e5&er#ence a $#ew to the outdoors. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. F#re. a building w#'' . a &erson #n the building w#'' . a &erson #n the building w#'' .a. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.y (#re or e5&'os#on occurr#ng.y 'oads . a building w#'' .#'#ty caused .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'#es se&arat#ng dwelling units (rom ad0acent s&aces #n the building. a building or &art o( #t w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. a &erson w#th a &hys#ca' or sensory d#sa.3 29 .y co''a&se o( &hys#ca' e'ements due to a (#re or e5&'os#on.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re caused .'y #m&eded (rom access#ng the building or c#rcu'at#ng w#th#n #t. a building w#'' .'y #m&eded (rom access#ng or us#ng the building or #ts (ac#'#t#es. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that. %ccess#. the building or ad0acent buildings w#'' .#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty that.a. O-1.e &ro$#ded w#th an unacce&ta.a. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. a building w#'' .a.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re caused . the &u.'e 'e$e' o( &r#$acy. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty caused . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.y damage to or deter#orat#on o( building e'ements. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re or structura' #nsu((#c#ency.rat#on and "e('ect#on L#m#tat#on =ea'th I =aCardous /u.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( 'oss o( use a'so due to structura' #nsu((#c#ency.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to the re'ease o( haCardous su.a. 8ater and /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs I F#re -rotect#on o( the *u#'d#ng O=4 O=1 O=6 O=.y e5&osure to a#r. a &erson w#th a &hys#ca' or sensory d#sa.e una. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.y (#re or e5&'os#on #m&act#ng areas .a.O=3. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.orne sound transm#tted through assem. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.#'#ty that.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.2 O-1.a. 8ater and /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs I /tructura' /u((#c#ency o( the *u#'d#ng O-2 O-2.3 O-1.'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea.#'#ty that.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty I *arr#er-(ree -ath o( . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.a.a.'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to h#gh 'e$e's o( $#.e unacce&ta. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. a &erson #n the building w#'' .a.'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea.#'#ty that. a building or &art o( #t w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. a &erson w#th a &hys#ca' or sensory d#sa.1 O-1. /tructura'.ear#ng on the building e'ements that e5ceed the#r loadbearing ca&ac#ty. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.stances )onta#nment =ea'th I -r#$acy =ea'th I H#ew to the Outdoors 3. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.'#c w#'' .#'#ty that.#'#ty w#'' . a &erson #n the building w#'' . as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.a. a building or &art o( #t w#'' .a. /tructura'. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty w#'' .1 O-2.e unacce&ta.2 O-2.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea.#'#ty %ccess#.1 =ea'th I H#.#'#ty I *arr#er-(ree Fac#'#t#es 4.a.#'#ty.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.eyond #ts &o#nt o( or#g#n.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re caused .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.y (#re sa(ety systems (a#'#ng to (unct#on as e5&ected.a.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction.stances (rom the building. a building or &art o( #t w#'' .ear#ng on the building that e5ceed the loadbearing &ro&ert#es o( the su&&ort#ng med#um.e unacce&ta.#'#ty that.rat#on or de('ect#on o( building e'ements.a.#'#ty that.y 'oads .'e r#s7 o( #''ness due to h#gh 'e$e's o( sound or#g#nat#ng #n ad0acent s&aces #n the building caused .#'#ty w#'' .a.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.4 F#re.#'#ty that.a.ra$e' %ccess#.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea. 8ater and /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs F#re.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. /tructura'.#'#ty caused . a building w#'' . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.

%n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.y (#re or e5&'os#on #m&act#ng areas . %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.2 O-4. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.4 O-2.#'#ty caused . treatment or d#s&osa' o( a resource w#'' .'e r#s7 o( structura' damage caused .O-2.rat#on or de('ect#on o( building e'ements. ad0acent buildings w#'' . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.a.'e r#s7 o( structura' damage. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.'e r#s7 o( . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.a.'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to unacce&ta. the ca&ac#ty o( the #n(rastructure su&&ort#ng the use.'e r#s7 o( structura' damage caused . treatment or d#s&osa' o( a resource w#'' .1 6. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.1 F#re.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.eyond the building o( or#g#n.1 OR1. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that.#'#ty that.#'#ty or mo$ement o( the su&&ort#ng med#um.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.'e r#s7 o( de&'et#on.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.a.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. /tructura'.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re caused .a. a building or &art o( #t w#'' .y co''a&se o( the e5ca$at#on.#'#ty that. a building or &art o( #t w#'' . ad0acent buildings w#'' .a.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. ad0acent buildings w#'' . the ca&ac#ty o( the #n(rastructure su&&ort#ng the use.'e r#s7 o( de&'et#on due to the consum&t#on o( energy. ad0acent buildings w#'' .'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea. construction or o&erat#on o( a building. ad0acent buildings w#'' . the natura' en$#ronment w#'' .a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.#'#ty that.#'#ty o( the building or &art o( #t. 1.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.'e r#s7 o( degradat#on.#'#ty that. 6n$#ronmenta' +ntegr#ty O6 30 .y sett'ement o( the med#um su&&ort#ng ad0acent buildings.a.1 O-4. a building or &art o( #t w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.4 F#re.e#ng e5ceeded.y #m&act o( the building on ad0acent buildings.'e r#s7 o( structura' damage caused . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a resource w#'' .a. OR Resource )onser$at#on I 8ater and 6nergy )onser$at#on OR1 OR1.a.#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( structura' damage caused . as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a.a. as a resu't o( #ts des#gn or construction. a resource w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. a building w#'' .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.6 F#re.'e r#s7 o( .y co''a&se o( the building or &ort#on o( #t onto ad0acent buildings.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.a. /tructura'. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( damage due to (#re. 8ater and /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs I 8ater and /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs and Fac#'#t#es Resource )onser$at#on O-1 %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn.y #nsta.e#ng e5ceeded.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.3 O-4.#'#ty that.e#ng e5ceeded due to e5cess#$e demand on the #n(rastructure.'e r#s7 o( damage or 'oss o( use due to structura' (a#'ure or 'ac7 o( structura' ser$#cea.1 O-2.#'#ty that.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.'e r#s7 o( damage due to 'ea7age o( ser$#ce water or sewage.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. treatment or d#s&osa' o( the resource w#'' . 8ater and /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs I -rotect#on o( %d0acent *u#'d#ngs (rom /tructura' "amage O-4 O-4.y $#.a. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.'e r#s7 o( de&'et#on or the ca&ac#ty o( the #n(rastructure su&&ort#ng the use.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building.#'#ty caused .'e r#s7 o( .e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.#'#ty that. water resources w#'' .2 Resource )onser$at#on I +n(rastructure )a&ac#ty OR2 OR2.#'#ty that. a resource w#'' .#'#ty that. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( the building. /tructura'.#'#ty that. ad0acent buildings w#'' . ad0acent buildings w#'' .'e r#s7 o( de&'et#on due to the consum&t#on o( water.#'#ty caused . 8ater and O-3 /ewage -rotect#on o( *u#'d#ngs I -rotect#on o( %d0acent *u#'d#ngs (rom F#re O-3.y #nsta.

the natura' en$#ronment w#'' . other than greenhouse gases.1.o retard the e((ects o( (#re on (ac#'#t#es (or not#(#cat#on.#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( degradat#on due to e5cess#$e re'ease o( contam#nants #nto water or soil.2.o not#(y &ersons. .'y conser$ed. .2. .he functional statements o( th#s )ode are those set out #n .1. . the natura' en$#ronment w#'' .o su&&ort and w#thstand e5&ected 'oads and (orces.'e 3.. A.o '#m#t mo$ement under e5&ected 'oads and (orces.o '#m#t or accommodate d#mens#ona' change.1. +unction$l (t$tements Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.1. . the natura' en$#ronment w#'' .'e r#s7 o( degradat#on due to the re'ease o( contam#nants.1. o( the need to ta7e act#on #n an emergency. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. 2.1. . the natura' en$#ronment w#'' .he functional statements set out #n .1. +unction$l (t$tements 819 . )onser$at#on o( *u#'d#ngs O62 O) %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building. 332!12.o (ac#'#tate the t#me'y mo$ement o( &ersons to a sa(e &'ace #n an emergency.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #n0ury to &ersons as a resu't o( contact w#th energ#Ced e:u#&ment.#'#ty that.1. .1.#'#ty that.1. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. %ART ! + NCTIONAL (TATE)ENT( (ection (ection !. (a''#ng.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. A.stances. o( the need to ta7e act#on #n an emergency.#'#ty that.'e r#s7 o( degradat#on due to em#ss#ons o( greenhouse gases #nto the a#r.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. #n a t#me'y manner. 31 . .. as a resu't o( the des#gn or construction o( a building... construction or o&erat#on o( a building.o not#(y emergency res&onders.e acce&ta. 4. !.o '#m#t the se$er#ty and e((ects o( (#re or e5&'os#ons. +unction$l (t$tements !.1.'e 3.2.1.2. contact..a. .o retard (a#'ure or co''a&se due to the e((ects o( (#re.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta.lic$tion A.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #n0ury to &ersons as a resu't o( contact w#th hot sur(aces or su. T$ble !.a.o ma#nta#n e:u#&ment #n &'ace dur#ng structura' mo$ement.er F01 F02 F03 F04 F01 F06 F10 F11 F12 F13 F20 F21 F22 F23 F30 F31 F32 F33 )o'umn 2 Funct#on .1.a.a.1. !. mater#a' a'terat#on or re&a#r o( an e5#st#ng building or a change #n use o( an e5#st#ng building.1. a&&'y on'y to the e5tent that they re'ate to com&'#ance w#th th#s )ode as re:u#red #n %rt#c'e 1. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro. as a resu't o( the des#gn. (ection !. !.lic$tion o/ +unction$l (t$tements 819 . 3. .lic$tion !.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( acc#denta' #gn#t#on. #nto the a#r.1.o retard the e((ects o( (#re on emergency egress (ac#'#t#es. the e5#st#ng building cannot .1.a.2.a. . .1.a. . "#$#s#on %. su&&ress#on and emergency res&onse.1. -art 2. .'e r#s7 o( degradat#on due to em#ss#ons #nto the a#r.#'#ty that.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #n0ury to &ersons as a resu't o( tr#&&#ng. O. )o'umn 1 Bum.2.lic$tion o/ +unction$l (t$tements +unction$l (t$tements +unction$l (t$tements (ection !. s'#&&#ng.2.1 O61.eyond #ts &o#nt o( or#g#n.o retard the e((ects o( (#re on areas . A. Reg.2.o (ac#'#tate emergency res&onse.1. . #n a t#me'y manner. .2.6n$#ronmenta' +ntegr#ty I %#r Mua'#ty O61 O61.1. .2.1. +unction$l (t$tements !. %n objective o( th#s )ode #s to '#m#t the &ro.e e5&osed to an unacce&ta. drown#ng or co''#s#on.213 +tem 1.o '#m#t the 'e$e' o( sound o( a (#re a'arm system. A..1. as a resu't o( the e5tens#on.lic$tion o/ +unction$l (t$tements !.2 6n$#ronmenta' +ntegr#ty I 8ater and /o#' Mua'#ty .

. 11. . Gener$l 32 .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( entra&ment or #n0ury to a &erson w#th#n the &oo'. . .o ma#nta#n a&&ro&r#ate a#r and sur(ace tem&eratures. 1. .o (ac#'#tate access to and c#rcu'at#on #n the building and #ts (ac#'#t#es . tam&er#ng.y &ersons w#th &hys#ca' or sensory d#sa. .o (ac#'#tate t#me'y res&onse to #nca&ac#tated &oo' users.3 F.. groundwater. Gener$l A. 10. 9.o &ro$#de (ac#'#t#es (or the san#tary d#s&osa' o( human and domest#c wastes.o &ro$#de ade:uate treatment o( sanitary sewage and effluent.stances .4 F 0 F 1 F 2 F101 F102 F110 F111 F112 F113 F120 F121 F122 F123 F124 F130 F131 F132 F133 F140 F110 F111 .o '#m#t the s&read o( haCardous su. 1.#'#t#es. .#'#t#es.o '#m#t e5cess#$e em#ss#ons o( greenhouse gases #nto the a#r. .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( re'ease o( haCardous su. other than greenhouse gases. 12.o contro' the re'ease o( contam#nants #nto soil. . #nter(erence. .reath#ng. -art 3. .o &ro$#de a#r su#ta.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #n0ury as a resu't o( contact w#th sanitary sewage or &art#a''y treated effluent.o ma#nta#n a&&ro&r#ate #ndoor!outdoor a#r &ressure d#((erences.stances.o ma#nta#n a&&ro&r#ate re'at#$e hum#d#ty. .1.o res#st deter#orat#on resu't#ng (rom e5&ected ser$#ce cond#t#ons.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #nade:uate &er(ormance due to #m&ro&er ma#ntenance or 'ac7 o( ma#ntenance. . . . as a resu't o( water.o '#m#t e5cess#$e water consum&t#on. 1. .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( contam#nat#on o( &oo' water.1. a#r or $acuum act#on. . .1. .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( ma'(unct#on.o '#m#t dra(ts.o res#st the #ngress o( &rec#&#tat#on. . . 1. water or mo#sture (rom the e5ter#or or (rom the ground. . . .o '#m#t e5cess#$e demand on the #n(rastructure.2 F. . .1 F. as a resu't o( un(am#'#ar#ty w#th the &oo'. damage. .o &ro$#de (ac#'#t#es (or &ersona' hyg#ene. .1.o '#m#t mo#sture condensat#on. 1.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #n0ury to &ersons enter#ng or e5#t#ng the &oo'. F34 F31 F36 F40 F41 F42 F43 F44 F41 F46 F10 F11 F12 F13 F14 F11 F16 F60 F61 F62 F63 F. "#$#s#on %.. . . .o (ac#'#tate the d#ss#&at#on o( water and mo#sture (rom the building.y &ersons w#th &hys#ca' or sensory d#sa.o (ac#'#tate the use o( a buildingCs (ac#'#t#es . .o &ro$#de a $#ew to the outdoors #n buildings.o contro' the accumu'at#on and &ressure o( water on and #n the ground. 11. 14.o res#st the trans(er o( a#r through en$#ronmenta' se&arators.o '#m#t the transm#ss#on o( a#r.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( #n0ury to &ersons us#ng the &oo'. damage or (a#'ure o( a sewage system.lic$tion Clim$tic #$t$ Reser1ed Re/erenced #ocuments $nd Org$ni-$tions Re/erenced #ocuments Abbre1i$tions (ection (ection (ection 1.o '#m#t unwanted $#sua' e5&osure.o res#st or d#scourage unwanted access or entry. 'ac7 o( use or m#suse. .o '#m#t e5cess#$e re'ease o( contam#nants. . 332!12. . surface water and a#r.o (ac#'#tate the reuse and mater#a' a'terat#on and re&a#r o( e5#st#ng buildings.2.o &ro$#de potable water. .o '#m#t e5cess#$e energy consum&t#on.2. .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( ma'(unct#on. 13.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( generat#on o( contam#nants.1. . .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 that &ersons w#'' . . .!. 6.0 F. .eyond the#r &o#nt o( re'ease. .o '#m#t e5cess#$e &ea7 demand on the #n(rastructure. #I'I(ION B ACCE%TABLE (OL TION( %ART 1 GENERAL (ection 1. Reg. O. 1. .o '#m#t the 'e$e' o( contam#nants.e tra&&ed #n con(#ned s&aces.1.o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( contam#nat#on o( potable water. #nto the a#r.o res#st the entry o( $erm#n and #nsects.1.2. as a resu't o( un(am#'#ar#ty w#th the &oo'. .!. .o m#n#m#Ce the r#s7 o( the s&read o( d#seases through communa' shower (ac#'#t#es.!. .o (ac#'#tate the #dent#(#cat#on o( &otent#a' #ntruders.orne sound #nto a dwelling unit (rom s&aces e'sewhere #n the building. .'e (or .

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!.2. .err#tor#a' "#str#ct o( /ud.3 #ncor&orate ('ood&roo(#ng measures that w#'' &reser$e the #ntegr#ty o( e"its and means of egress dur#ng t#mes o( ('ood#ng. 829 % building #ntended (or use .3 the . II. )$@or Occu.!.213 and 3.!.1.2.!.1. !. III $nd I' Commodities (tor$ge o/ Grou.2. o( "#$#s#on %. 2..$nc3 !. R$don 819 +n add#t#on to a'' other re:u#rements.1.2.1..2. 3.1.e used.e c'ass#(#ed accord#ng to a'' major occupancies (or wh#ch #t #s used or #ntended to .1.1.ownsh#& o( =yman #n the .1.1.$nc3 Cl$ssi/ic$tion Form#ng -art o( /entences 3. (co.1<.1..1.213. 10.11. 13.1.ed #n .e c'ass#(#ed accord#ng to #ts major occupancy as .y %rt#c'es 3.1.1. !. )o'umn 1 4rou& % % % % * * * ) " 6 F F F )o'umn 2 "#$#s#on 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 ------1 2 3 Column 3 Description of 9ajor .ccupancies Assembly occupancies intended for the production and viewing of the performing arts Assembly occupancies not elsewhere classified in Group A Assembly occupancies of the arena type Assembly occupancies in which occupants are gathered in the open air +etention occupancies %are and treatment occupancies %are occupancies 1esidential occupancies $usiness and personal services occupancies 9ercantile occupancies 8igh hazard industrial occupancies 9edium hazard industrial occupancies <ow hazard industrial occupancies 14 . 11. and 2.02 wor7#ng 'e$e's #ns#de the building: 2a3 the )#ty o( 6''#ot La7e #n the .. !. T$ble !.2. !. a building #n the (o''ow#ng des#gnated areas sha'' . 4.a. 9.1. .1.e as descr#. (co.2. 6.ed #n /u. !.7 (ection !.2.1.1<. B $nd C %l$stics $nd Rubber Tires Addition$l Re4uirements +or C0$nge o/ se (co.1.1.2.1. !.17. Cl$ssi/ic$tion o/ Buildings 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .! !.2.17.1.e Addition$l Construction (ection (ection !.e'ong#ng to one o( the 4rou&s or "#$#s#ons descr#.. !.1. (tructur$l Re4uirements %l$stic (ign +$cing )$teri$ls Loc$tion Restrictions (0el/ $nd R$cA (tor$ge (3stems (co.1.2.1<.e (tor$ge o/ Cl$ss I.2.17.e !.he sco&e o( th#s -art sha'' .1..1. A. Cl$ssi/ic$tion o/ Buildings or %$rts o/ Buildings b3 )$@or Occu.1. 3.3.2.1.1<. 2a3 .ury.2.5. 12.e 819 . to 3.e des#gned and constructed so that the annua' a$erage concentrat#on o( radon 222 does not e5ceed 200 *:!m 3 o( a#r and the annua' a$erage concentrat#on o( the short '#$ed daughters o( radon 222 does not e5ceed 0. 2. 1.e des#gned and constructed #n accordance w#th good eng#neer#ng &ract#ce to w#thstand ant#c#&ated $ert#ca' and hor#Conta' hydrostat#c &ressures act#ng on the structure.1. !. and 2c3 the geogra&h#c .233 +tem 1.err#tor#a' "#str#ct o( %'goma.'e 3.sect#on 1. e$ery building or &art o( #t sha'' .ownsh#& o( Faraday #n the )ounty o( =ast#ngs. Gener$l !..y more than one major occupancy sha'' . Building in +lood %l$ins 819 $uildings constructed on ('ood &'a#ns sha''. !.1.

h 213 %d0o#n#ng 9ajor .5.3 not more than two occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency. 2.1.3.!. 9. "#$#s#on 2 major occupancy &ro$#ded the stat#on #s not more than 1 storey #n building height and 600 m2 #n building area. 3 )o'.$ncies 819 4rou& *.1.2. !.1.y a s#ng'e major occupancy.3.e se&arated (rom ad0o#n#ng major occupancies . "#$#s#on 3 occupancies are &erm#tted to .2.1.1.2. (tor$ge o/ Combustible +ibres 819 $uildings or &arts o( them used (or the storage o( . where the 4rou& #s d#$#ded #nto "#$#s#ons. 4.1.213.$nc3 +ire (e.3.2.e c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) major occupancies &ro$#ded. &ro$#ded that a'' occupancies are c'ass#(#ed as . )$@or Occu.1. 10.$r$tion o/ )$@or Occu.'e 3. !.1..1.a.$nc3 Re4uirements !. )o'.e occu&#ed . %olice (t$tions 819 % &o'#ce stat#on w#th detent#on :uarters #s &erm#tted to . notw#thstand#ng #ts use (or more than one major occupancy.1. /ee /entence 3.223. 223 233 243 /ee /entence 3.1. as . .7.1.e Buildings 819 %n arena ty&e building #ntended (or occas#ona' use (or trade shows and s#m#'ar e5h#. !.2. 2a3 the occu&ants '#$e as a s#ng'e house7ee&#ng un#t #n a suite w#th s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons. .1.<.3.e c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.3. #i1ision ! Occu.e c'ass#(#ed as a 4rou& *.1. 13 F-2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2243 ----2 ----- )o'. 1.!. major occupancies sha'' .#t#on &ur&oses sha'' .1. 6. !.1.: /ect#on 3. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy.e'ong#ng to the same "#$#s#on c'ass#(#cat#on descr#. !.y fire separations ha$#ng fire-resistance ratings con(orm#ng to .e'ong#ng to the same 4rou& c'ass#(#cat#on or.a.3. 13.ccupancy %-1 %-2 %-3 %-4 *-1 *-2 *-3 --1 1 1 2 2 2 1 --1 1 2 2 2 1 1 --1 2 2 2 1 1 1 --2 2 2 2 2 2 2 --2 2 2 2 2 2 2 --1 2 2 2 2 2 1 --1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 223 223 223 223 223 223 223 )o'. 9 )o'.. T$ble !. 1 )o'.2.$ncies 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 4 )o'. 11 . 6 )o'. 3.3.ccupancy 1.'e 3.'e 3.1. . 2 )o'.$r$tions819 Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. !. 12. )ulti. conta#ns re:u#rements (or the se&arat#on o( occupancies and tenanc#es that are #n add#t#on to the re:u#rements (or the se&arat#on o( major occupancies. 11 6 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2233 ----3 ----- )o'. /ee /entence 3.e c'ass#(#ed as a 4rou& 6 major occupancy &ro$#ded the restaurant #s des#gned to accommodate not more than 30 &ersons consum#ng (ood or dr#n7.ed #n . 213 )o'. Grou.!.2.2.1. 10 ) 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 --1 2233 223 )o'. <#n#mum 7ire-1esistance 1ating of 7ire Separation.223. (e. 12 F-1 223 223 223 223 223 223 223 223 )o'. 11.1.1.$ncies o/ t0e ($me Cl$ssi/ic$tion 819 %ny building #s deemed to . Rest$ur$nts 819 % restaurant #s &erm#tted to . and 2.a. B.1.y /entences 223 and 233.213 /tem %olumn & 9ajor .1.!.a'ed combustible fibres sha'' .2..!.le Occu. Aren$ T3.2. Occu.e c'ass#(#ed as medium hazard industrial occupancies.1. 14 F-3 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 ----2 ----- %-1 %-2 %-3 %-4 *-1 *-2 *-3 ) " 6 F-1 F-2 F-3 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2243 1 " 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 ----3 ----- 3 3 --2 2 Botes to .

#t a $ert#ca' char o( not more than 1.e conta#ned w#th#n a building w#th any occupancy c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.'es w#th combustible #nsu'at#on. &re&ared. !.e &enetrated .'#es.3 .e &rotected (rom ad0acent s&aces #n the building.5. o&t#ca' (#. >.1 m when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .#t a ('ame-s&read o( not more than 1. 16 .'y #nde&endent o( the #nsu'at#on.3. .2.11 at a$erage o&t#ca' dens#ty when tested #n con(ormance w#th the F'ame and /mo7e .'etrough #n )'ause 4.3 e5h#.y one o( the #nter#or (#n#shes descr#.est #n the %&&end#5 to )/% )22.y any therma' .11.'y #n combustible construction sha'' .2 Bo.4.!.sect#on 3.2. or 2.29. #( not more than two dwelling units are conta#ned together w#th a 4rou& 6 major occupancy. not more than one suite o( residential occupancy sha'' .1 at &ea7 o&t#ca' dens#ty and a smo7e dens#ty not more than 0.1. !.e met where the w#res and ca.y sheet meta'.9.y cutt#ng through #t #n any d#rect#on. so'd or o((ered (or sa'e. 2#3 mechan#ca''y (astened to the su&&ort#ng assem.1 Rat#ng3.ed #n /entence 3.5..s.e o( combustible construction sha''. 2##3 concea'ed s&aces #n wa''s.e'ow 610E). Combustible Construction !.uted.2. and wa'' assem. . 0.wor# units #( the occupancy #s (or the e5c'us#$e use o( the occu&ants o( the live.6 Rat#ng3. o( )/% )22.1.223. 2a3 .2.2. o( )/% )22. 829 .1. e5ce&t (or fire separations (or 4rou& F.1.293. or any sur(ace that wou'd .829 +n a building not more than 3 storeys #n building height.5.1.2 Bo. or 2c3 where the building does not conta#n a 4rou& * or 4rou& ) major occupancy. "#$#s#on 2 major occupancy.2 Bo. the fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation .2.est #n )'ause 4.e more than 1 h.3.est N )a.e conta#ned w#th#n a building c'ass#(#ed as a 4rou& F.y /entences 223 and 233. or 2. 829 . "#$#s#on 2 major occupancy #s &erm#tted #n a building conta#n#ng on'y live.12.4. 0ac7ets or sheathes #nsta''ed #n a building &erm#tted to .. d#str#.'es? 2F.ed #n /u.arr#er that meets the re:u#rements o( /entence 3. !. other than ad0acent concea'ed s&aces w#th#n attic or roof spaces .'es? 2F.he fire separations re:u#red . sha'' . a smo7e dens#ty o( not more than 0.he flame-spread rating on any e5&osed sur(ace o( combustible #nsu'at#on.29. >. or 2#$3 tota''y enc'osed nonmeta''#c raceways con(orm#ng to )'ause 3. %ro0ibition o/ Occu.urn (or more than 1 m#n when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .1.3 . 8!9 . craw' s&aces.he re:u#rement #n )'ause 2132a3 #s cons#dered to .213.etween major occupancies #n /entence 213 are &erm#tted to . w#th or w#thout noncombustible com&onents. 0. 859 % 4rou& F. Combustible )$teri$ls %ermitted 819 % building &erm#tted to . 2a3 not con$ey ('ame or cont#nue to .11. !. 2.'es.'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a. 2#3 tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways.4 Rat#ng3.e e5&osed .1. and 2###3 w#th a me't#ng &o#nt not .1 m. 2###3 concrete s'a.10.1. ser$ed. "#$#s#on 1 sha'' . 0. >.3.re ca.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a. 2##3 not 'ess than 0. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancies and (or mezzanines descr#.1.e 'ocated #n. .5. 8!9 % s'ee&#ng room or s'ee&#ng area sha'' not o&en d#rect'y #nto a room or area where (ood #s #ntended to .1.'es #n )a.202132. to 9.1.3.etween the two major occupancies need not . %rotection o/ +o$med %l$stics 819 Foamed &'ast#cs that (orm &art o( a wa'' or ce#'#ng assem. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243 and /entence 3.y ('oor o&en#ngs &rotected #n con(ormance w#th /u.3 mm th#c7.4. * or ).e o( combustible construction #s &erm#tted to .wor# units. &rocessed.e stored. 6ires $nd C$bles 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a.'es? 2F.e not more than 100. 2a3 e5h#.e constructed o( combustible materials.$nc3 Combin$tions 819 Bo major occupancy o( 4rou& F.sect#ons 9.!.

!. Ee$13 Timber Construction Altern$ti1e 819 +( combustible construction #s &erm#tted and #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating more than 41 m#n.20. the m#n#mum d#mens#ons o( wood e'ements #n heavy timber construction sha'' con(orm to .4. 2a3 so that no cont#nuous '#ne o( end 0o#nts w#'' occur e5ce&t at &o#nts o( su&&ort.y /entences 233 to 263 and 2123.1. g#rders. or 2.3 the ser$#ce-entrance ca.1. 2a3 64 mm th#c7.e &ressure #m&regnated w#th (#re-retardant chem#ca's #n con(ormance w#th )%B!)/%-O 0 /er#es-<. 2a3 .1. !.e o( g'ued-'am#nated or so'#d sawn &'an7 not 'ess than.ottom.5.1. roo( .5.'es are 'ocated #n a building &erm#tted to . the wood sha''. #t sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'e 3.5. or 2.8!9 /er$#ce-entrance ca.. >8ood -reser$at#on?. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .1 R 190 --- 8!9 8here s&'#ce &'ates are used at s&'#ces o( roo( arches su&&orted on the to&s o( wa''s or a.utments *eams.onded &'ywood.4. trusses and arches 140 R 241 or 191 R 191 1. ('oors &'us roo(s )o'umns %rches su&&orted on the to&s o( wa''s or a.oard not 'ess than 12.5. and co$ered w#th. Nonmet$llic R$ce2$3s 819 . +ire:Ret$rd$nt Tre$ted 6ood 819 +( fire-retardant treated wood #s s&ec#(#ed #n th#s -art. 1.1. mm R mm 130 R 190 0 R 112 0 R 112 130 R 112 )o'umn 1 Round 2d#am3.eams and roo( g#rders #n heavy timber construction. mm 1 0 ------- 1. and 2.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h..'es enter #nto an e'ectr#ca' or te'e&hone service room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . they sha'' .'e 3. s&'#ned or tongued and groo$ed. !. w#th the ga& co$ered at the to& or .2132a3. T$ble !.. or 2##3 tongued and groo$ed &heno'#c-.'es (or commun#cat#on and commun#ty antennae d#str#. .<..1 mm th#c7. !. 2#3 tongued and groo$ed ('oor#ng not 'ess than 19 mm th#c7 'a#d cross-w#se or d#agona''y.. mm R mm 140 R 191 9 R 140 )o'umn 4 4'ued-Lam#nated 2w#dth R de&th3. 2a3 the ser$#ce-entrance ca. roo( trusses.. Ee$13 Timber #imensions Form#ng -art o( /entence 3..3.e 'a#d. 2. 829 +( heavy timber construction #s &erm#tted.e used.utments. 879 F'oors #n heavy timber construction sha'' .oard or wa(er.e o( combustible construction sha'' meet the re:u#rements o( )'ause 3.a.. and 2.5.e o( combustible construction and are not more than 3 m #n 'ength (rom the &o#nt o( entry #nto the building or (rom the &o#nt o( 'ea$#ng &rotect#on as re:u#red #n )'ause 213 2.3 3 mm w#de and 9 mm dee& set on edge and we''-s&#7ed together.'y Roo(s on'y )o'umn 2 /tructura' 6'ement )o'umn 3 /o'#d /awn 2w#dth R de&th3. Ee$13 Timber Construction 819 8ood e'ements #n heavy timber construction sha'' .e arranged #n hea$y so'#d masses and w#th essent#a''y smooth ('at sur(aces to a$o#d th#n sect#ons and shar& &ro0ect#ons. 859 F'oors #n heavy timber construction sha'' .1.4.1 R 190 200 130 R 22 or 1.1.223 +tem )o'umn 1 /u&&orted %ssem. heavy timber construction #s &erm#tted to . g#rders and trusses 9 R 140 %rches su&&orted at or near the ('oor 140 R 140 '#ne )o'umns 191 R 191 *eams.7.3 not c'oser than 11 mm to the wa''s to &ro$#de (or e5&ans#on..1.ota''y enc'osed nonmeta''#c raceways used #n a plenum #n a building &erm#tted to .ut#on systems need not con(orm to /entence 213 &ro$#ded.5.3 ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21.1.. F'oors. strand.1.e not 'ess than 64 mm th#c7.

ers.1.eams are c'ose'y (#tted.1.'oc7ed so'#d'y throughout. 2.e c'ose'y (#tted to co'umns.e not 'ess than 64 mm w#de &ro$#ded.e re&eated .er o( d#screte 'ayers and test#ng re$ea's that the sur(ace 'ayer or 'ayers &rotect the under'y#ng 'ayers such that the com&'ete com.er s&'#ce &'ates (astened to the co'umns .est <ethod (or the "eterm#nat#on o( )om. wh#ch must not e5ceed the cr#ter#a stated #n )'auses 2232a3 and 2.he acce&tance cr#ter#a (or a mater#a' tested #n accordance w#th /entence 233 sha'' . roo( .e constructed w#th noncombustible mater#a's.eams and g#rders #n heavy timber construction enter masonry. roo( trusses. >. the #nter$en#ng s&aces are. or 2c3 t#m.e o( tongued and groo$ed &heno'#c-.4.2.1.2. 2c3 fire stops con(orm#ng to /entence 3.2. 2.1. 8129 Roo( arches su&&orted on the to&s o( wa''s or a.3 #ts a$erage tota' smo7e e5t#nct#on area #s not more than 1.o5es o( the se'(-re'eas#ng ty&e or hangers sha'' .3 stee' or #ron ca&s w#th &#nt'es and . 3.onded &'ywood not 'ess than 2 mm th#c7.1. and 2c3 the test durat#on #s e5tended .21.e connected . . 8!9 +( a mater#a' re(erred to #n /entence 223 cons#sts o( a num. 8119 +n heavy timber construction.1.8<9 Roo(s #n heavy timber construction sha'' .utments.eams used to su&&ort a ('oor sha'' .. 1 .. 8=9 /u&er#m&osed wood co'umns #n heavy timber construction sha'' .213 and fire bloc#s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.1.#'#ty -arameters o( *u#'d#ng <ater#a's @s#ng an O5ygen )onsum&t#on )a'or#meter 2)one )a'or#meter3?. and 3.1.e connected . or unt#' com&'ete com..13. 2a3 not 'ess than 3 mm th#c7.7.7.3 not 'ess than 3 mm w#de and 64 mm dee& set on edge and 'a#d so that no cont#nuous '#ne o( end 0o#nts w#'' occur e5ce&t at the &o#nts o( su&&ort.eams #n heavy timber construction sha'' . 829 Botw#thstand#ng the de(#n#t#on (or noncombustible mater#a's stated #n %rt#c'e 1.ust#.eams and roo( g#rders #n heavy timber construction are &erm#tted to . and ad0o#n#ng ends sha'' .he (o''ow#ng m#nor combustible com&onents are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .1.4.ers are used.een e5&osed dur#ng test#ng.ust#on has occurred. 859 ..y meta' connectors housed w#th#n the contact (aces.1.e'ow the roo( dec7 or sheath#ng #s sprin#lered.ust#on o( the under'y#ng 'ayers does not occur. 899 8here .3 the s&ace .e o( noncombustible construction: 2a3 &a#nt. !. 8. 2a3 re#n(orced concrete or meta' ca&s w#th .ase &'ates.e used.eyond the t#me st#&u'ated #n the re(erenced standard unt#' #t #s c'ear that there #s no (urther re'ease o( heat or smo7e. or 2##3 t#ght'y c'osed .11.'e sea's .1. 2#3 . wa'' &'ates.0 m2. or g'ued-'am#nated or so'#d sawn &'an7 that #s.2.y. 2a3 #ts a$erage tota' heat re'ease #s not more than 3 <J!m2..etween the ma0or com&onents o( e5ter#or wa'' construct#on.7.e su&&orted on to& o( the g#rders or on meta' hangers #nto wh#ch the ends o( the . the test sha'' .9.e o( noncombustible construction. )inor Combustible Com. #ntermed#ate wood . sha'' .2.y t#es or ca&s to trans(er hor#Conta' 'oads across the 0o#nts. 2a3 where two or more s&aced mem. 2.onents 819 . Noncombustible )$teri$ls 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .y remo$#ng the outer 'ayers se:uent#a''y unt#' a'' 'ayers ha$e . when tested #n accordance w#th )%B!@L)-/131.e cont#nuous or su&er#m&osed throughout a'' storeys.y /entences 223 to 243 and %rt#c'es 3.9 8ood co'umns #n heavy timber construction sha'' . s&'#ned or tongued and groo$ed. or 2.e .1. a mater#a' #s &erm#tted to .3.3 mast#cs and cau'7#ng mater#a's a&&'#ed to &ro$#de ('e5#. !.rac7ets. at a heat ('u5 o( 10 78!m2.y a cont#nuous wood co$er &'ate not 'ess than 3 mm th#c7 secured to the unders#de o( the mem. a building or &art o( a building re:u#red to .ased on the cumu'at#$e em#ss#ons (rom a'' 'ayers. 81>9 8ood g#rders and .16. o( "#$#s#on %. or 2. to 3.e used #n noncombustible construction &ro$#ded that.1. Noncombustible Construction !.

11.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded. 2#3 ha$e an #nd#$#dua' area not more than 9 m2. Combustible Gl$-ing $nd (A3lig0ts 819 %ombustible s7y'#ght assem.he flame-spread rating o( combustible g'aC#ng #n /entence 223 #s &erm#tted to .'#es. 829 %ombustible $ert#ca' g'aC#ng #nsta''ed no h#gher than the second storey #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . and 2###3 are s&aced not 'ess than 1 200 mm (rom ad0acent assem.s.y fire bloc#s #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3. the roo( s&ace does not conta#n any building ser$#ces.o$e a concrete dec7 are &erm#tted on a building re:u#red to .o$e the dec7 #s not more than 1 000 mm.e o( noncombustible construction.'#es ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than.'#es and 1 200 mm (rom re:u#red fire separations.o$e the ad0acent sheath#ng.1.11.7. 2##3 ha$e an aggregate hor#Conta' &ro0ected area o( the o&en#ngs through the ce#'#ng not more than 21F o( the area o( the ce#'#ng o( the room or s&ace #n wh#ch they are 'ocated. 2#3 constructed as fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. Combustible Roo/ing )$teri$ls 819 %ombustible roo( co$er#ng that has an %. !.e o( noncombustible construction #( the assem. are &rotected . (or o&en#ng &rotect#on.e not more than 110 #( the aggregate area o( g'aC#ng #s not more than 21F o( the wa'' area o( the storey #n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated.e o( noncombustible construction.y sheet meta'. 2(3 e'ectr#ca' out'et and 0unct#on .3 the g'aC#ng #n the first storey #s se&arated (rom the g'aC#ng #n the second storey #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3. 2a3 the g'aC#ng #s #nsta''ed #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height. and 2h3 s#m#'ar m#nor com&onents. or 2. 859 . #( the (ac#ngs and any roo( mem.3 the he#ght o( the roo( s&ace a.#ng &#&#ng.5.7.1.!.o5es.ranes co$er#ng the (ac#ngs are &rotected . not more than 600 mm h#gh.'oc7#ng w#th#n wa'' assem. &ro$#ded the assem.2. and 2(3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . and 2###3 are s&aced not 'ess than 2 100 mm (rom ad0acent assem. 2e3 adhes#$es.y )'ause 2d3.1. 2. and s#m#'ar #tems mounted on the sur(ace o( the wa''.1.. 2e3 the &er#meter o( the roo( #s &rotected .3 . the combustible $ert#ca' g'aC#ng &erm#tted .2d3 tu. 2##3 ha$e an aggregate hor#Conta' &ro0ected area o( the o&en#ngs through the ce#'#ng not more than 33F o( the area o( the ce#'#ng o( the room or s&ace #n wh#ch they are 'ocated. roo( cur. 2g3 wood .'#es #ntended (or the attachment o( handra#'s.y a noncombustible &ara&et e5tend#ng (rom the concrete dec7 to not 'ess than 110 mm a. na#'#ng str#&s and s#m#'ar com&onents used #n the #nsta''at#on o( roo(#ng are &erm#tted on a building re:u#red to . 2a3 the concrete dec7 #s not 'ess than 10 mm th#c7.'#es. * or ) c'ass#(#cat#on determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th /u.. 859 8ood na#'er (ac#ngs to &ara&ets. 2. 8!9 %ombustible cant str#&s. 2a3 110.'#es are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . !. 2d3 o&en#ngs through the concrete dec7.'#es and (rom re:u#red fire separations.e o( noncombustible construction.#ng (or &neumat#c contro's &ro$#ded #t has an outs#de d#ameter not more than 10 mm. (#5tures. vapour barriers and sheath#ng &a&ers. or 19 . and.e o( noncombustible construction.1.y /entence 223 sha'' ha$e a flamespread rating not more than . 829 %ombustible roo( sheath#ng and roo( sheath#ng su&&orts #nsta''ed a.o$e the ad0acent roo( sheath#ng. other than (or noncombustible roof drains and &'um.1.3. m2. &ro$#ded the assem.1. #s &erm#tted on a building re:u#red to . are &erm#tted on a building re:u#red to .1. 2#3 ha$e an #nd#$#dua' area not more than 2.sect#on 3.y masonry or concrete sha(ts. and 2##3 e5tend#ng (rom the concrete dec7 to not 'ess than 110 mm a. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .y /entence 243. 2c3 the roo( s&ace #s d#$#ded #nto com&artments .

'y sha'' not s&read more than 1 m a. 2. the construct#on re:u#rements o( . Combustible )ill2orA 819 %ombustible m#''wor7.he ('oor system (or the ra#sed &'at(orm re(erred to #n /entence 223 #s &erm#tted to #nc'ude combustible su.e o( noncombustible construction. sha'' . 8<9 .'y &erm#tted .a. 859 .3 w#ndows #n e5ter#or wa''s #n cont#guous storeys are se&arated .2.1.y a therma' .a.ac7#ng (or the attachment o( #nter#or (#n#shes. 879 %ombustible w#ndow sashes and (rames are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . >%cce'erated 8eather#ng on F#re-Retardant-.1 mm h#gh a&&'#ed d#rect'y to or set #nto a noncombustible ('oor s'a.ac7#ng.3. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .o$e the storey w#th combustible g'aC#ng.0ected to an acce'erated weather#ng test as s&ec#(#ed #n %/. 2a3 each w#ndow #n an e5ter#or wa'' (ace #s an #nd#$#dua' un#t se&arated .e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded the concea'ed s&ace created . 223.e tested (or (#re e5&osure a(ter the c'add#ng has .e o( noncombustible construction.0ected to test#ng #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/134.he re:u#rements #n th#s %rt#c'e do not a&&'y where (oamed &'ast#c #nsu'at#on #s used #n an e5ter#or wa'' assem.1. to 3.1.< "2 9 .2..e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded the concea'ed s&aces created are d#$#ded #nto com&artments .ers #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .2. 8!9 .reated 8ood (or F#re . and 2##3 the storey #mmed#ate'y a.1.3 the #nter#or sur(aces o( the wa'' assem.*.1..arr#er con(orm#ng to /entence 3.3.3.2c3 s&r#n7'ers are #nsta''ed #n. and 2c3 the aggregate area o( o&en#ngs #n an e5ter#or wa'' (ace o( a fire compartment #s not more than 40F o( the area o( the wa'' (ace.10.7.y noncombustible wa'' construction (rom e$ery other o&en#ng #n the wa''.11.e not more than 10F o( the e"posing building face.1 m a.e used #n a building re:u#red to ..3.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded. 2a3 the building #s.est#ng?.e met. 60 . ca. !. and 3.he heat ('u5 dur#ng the ('ame e5&osure on a wa'' assem. are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .1.y fire bloc#s #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.'y that #nc'udes combustible com&onents #s &erm#tted to . show w#ndows together w#th the#r (rames.een su. .'y sha'' .onents /or E?terior 6$lls 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . 2#3 not more than 3 storeys #n building height.3. 8!9 F'am#ng on or #n the wa'' assem.'es 3. 2.y not 'ess than 1 000 mm o( noncombustible construction.2.1.loadbearing wa'' assem.e not more than 31 78!m 2 measured 3. and 2c3 the wa'' assem.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded.y %rt#c'es 3.3.12.6.'e 3.o$e the o&en#ng dur#ng the test &rocedure re(erenced #n /entence 213.ut not more than 3.y the wood e'ements #s not more than 10 mm th#c7. an e5ter#or non. Combustible +looring Elements 819 %ombustible stage ('oor#ng su&&orted on noncombustible structura' mem. are &erm#tted (or the construct#on o( a ra#sed &'at(orm #n a building re:u#red to . 2#3 any storey w#th combustible g'aC#ng.7.'y o( a building and the #nsu'at#on #s &rotected #n con(ormance w#th /entences 3. !.1.('oor and combustible (#n#shed ('oor#ng.y /entence 223. a&rons and .7.e o( noncombustible construction.11. handra#'s.3.7.233.7. 859 %ombustible (#n#shed ('oor#ng #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .#nets and counters. #nc'ud#ng #nter#or tr#m.o$e the o&en#ng dur#ng the test &rocedure re(erenced #n /entence 213. N$iling Elements 819 8ood na#'#ng e'ements attached d#rect'y to or set #nto a cont#nuous noncombustible . !. 879 % wa'' assem.213 and 223.. where the area o( unprotected openings determ#ned #n accordance w#th .. !.2. 829 8ood mem. #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . #s re:u#red to . or 2##3 not more than 6 storeys #n building height #( sprin#lered. >F#re .2.y /entence 213 that #nc'udes combustible c'add#ng o( fire-retardant treated wood sha'' . she'$es.'y are &rotected . doors and door (rames.1.<.ers more than 10 mm .'#es?. Combustible Com.=.est o( 65ter#or 8a'' %ssem.'y sat#s(#es the cr#ter#a o( /entences 233 and 243 when su.

y a therma' .e e5&osed . 8!9 %ombustible #nter#or ce#'#ng (#n#shes.e o( noncombustible construction.'y #nde&endent o( the #nsu'at#on.11. when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/101. 829 Foamed &'ast#c #nsu'at#on ha$#ng a flame-spread rating not more than 21 on any e5&osed sur(ace. !. 8!9 %ombustible #nsu'at#on ha$#ng a flame-spread rating more than 21 .3 'ath and &'aster.7.arr#er cons#st#ng o(.sum Bo$rd 819 4y&sum . wa''&a&er. or any sur(ace that wou'd . 2a3 are not more than 21 mm th#c7.e e5&osed . or any sur(ace that wou'd .e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded they.'#es. the #nsu'at#on sha'' . where the #nsu'at#on #s not &rotected as descr#. Combustible Insul$tion $nd its %rotection 819 %ombustible #nsu'at#on.oard mechan#ca''y (astened to a su&&ort#ng assem. #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on. other than (oamed &'ast#cs.'y #nde&endent o( the #nsu'at#on. other than ad0acent concea'ed s&aces w#th#n wa'' assem. 2c3 masonry.7.y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on.'y #nde&endent o( the #nsu'at#on.3 'ath and &'aster. or 2d3 any therma' .1. or #n a building that #s not sprin#lered and #s regu'ated .ed #n /entences 233 and 243. mechan#ca''y (astened to a su&&ort#ng assem.ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?. are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . or are o( fire-retardant treated wood. Combustible Interior +inis0 819 %ombustible #nter#or (#n#sh.e o( noncombustible construction.. .. !. 61 .etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey.est (or the 6$a'uat#on o( -rotect#$e )o$er#ngs (or Foamed -'ast#c?.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded they.attens. &ro$#ded the #nsu'at#on #s &rotected (rom ad0acent s&ace #n the building. w#'' not de$e'o& an a$erage tem&erature r#se more than 140E) or a ma5#mum tem&erature r#se more than 1 0E) at any &o#nt on #ts une5&osed (ace w#th#n 10 m#n.12.y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on.. or 2e3 any therma' .1.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded that #t has a flame-spread rating not more than 21 on any e5&osed sur(ace. other than (oamed &'ast#cs.oard w#th a t#ght'y adher#ng &a&er co$er#ng not more than 1 mm th#c7 #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .arr#er that meets the re:u#rements o( c'ass#(#cat#on * when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/124.oard not 'ess than 12.sect#on 3. mechan#ca''y (astened to a su&&ort#ng assem.1.ut not more than 100 on an e5&osed sur(ace. measured .e o( noncombustible construction. 2. or on any sur(ace that wou'd . 2a3 are not more than 21 mm th#c7.7. mechan#ca''y (astened to a su&&ort#ng assem. G3. mm th#c7 gy&sum .e e5&osed . e5ce&t (or e5&osed fire-retardant treated wood . 829 %ombustible #nter#or wa'' (#n#shes.3 ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21 on any e5&osed sur(ace.e &rotected . and 2.arr#er that. >. other than ad0acent concea'ed s&aces w#th#n wa'' assem. e5ce&t that #n a building that #s not sprin#lered and #s more than 1 m h#gh.'#es. or any sur(ace that wou'd . #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . 2. #s &erm#tted #n the e5ter#or wa''s o( a building re:u#red to .2.arr#er cons#st#ng o(.y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on.!. 2a3 gy&sum .7. and other #nter#or (#n#shes not more than 1 mm th#c7.ac7ed or ta&ed and (#''ed. mm th#c7.e e5&osed . .e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded the #nsu'at#on #s &rotected (rom ad0acent s&ace #n the building. other than (oamed &'ast#cs.y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.arr#er as descr#. !. >F#re 6ndurance .3 ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 110 on any e5&osed sur(ace. 2a3 not 'ess than 12. and 2. 2d3 concrete. #s &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .'y #nde&endent o( the #nsu'at#on and w#th a'' 0o#nts e#ther . are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . e5ce&t that not more than 10F o( the ce#'#ng area w#th#n each fire compartment #s &erm#tted to ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 110.1. Combustible (t$irs in #2elling nits 819 %ombustible sta#rs are &erm#tted #n a dwelling unit #n a building re:u#red to . 2c3 masonry or concrete not 'ess than 21 mm th#c7. #nc'ud#ng &a#nt.ed #n /entence 223.6.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded the flame-spread rating o( the sur(ace #s not more than 21.y a therma' .9.1>.e e5&osed .y a therma' . or any sur(ace that wou'd .

2c3 the building does not conta#n a 4rou& %.'ed e5ter#or wa'' &ane' that does not #ncor&orate an a#r s&ace #s &erm#tted to .'ed 0o#nt to the a&&ro&r#ate test descr#.e e5&osed .y a therma' . >4y&sum *oard?. or any sur(ace that wou'd .ounds.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.y&e J gy&sum .. 62 .1 mm th#c7.'#es o( a building re:u#red to .. measured . 2#3 w#'' not de$e'o& an a$erage tem&erature r#se more than 140E) or a ma5#mum tem&erature r#se more than 1 0E) at any &o#nt on #ts une5&osed (ace w#th#n 20 m#n.6.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded. to the a&&ro&r#ate test descr#. 2c3 loadbearing masonry or concrete not 'ess than .e used #n a building re:u#red to .ed #n /u. mechan#ca''y (astened to a su&&ort#ng assem. 2a3 are not re:u#red fire separations.< )1396 ! )1396<.1.ed #n /entence 223.3 are not 'ocated #n a care.2.'ed non-loadbearing #nter#or or e5ter#or wa'' or ce#'#ng &ane' conta#n#ng (oamed &'ast#c #nsu'at#on ha$#ng a flame-spread rating o( not more than 100 #s &erm#tted to .y a therma' . 2.ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?.9 % (actory-assem. #s &erm#tted #n the #nter#or wa''s.e o( noncombustible construction. &ro$#ded the #nsu'at#on #s &rotected (rom ad0acent s&ace #n the building. 2a3 the building #s sprin#lered.e used #n a building re:u#red to .12. Combustible Elements in %$rtitions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . w#th#n ce#'#ngs and w#th#n roo( assem. so'#d 'um.ac7ed or ta&ed and (#''ed.ut not more than 100 on any e5&osed sur(ace. 8<9 . determ#ned .y /entence 223.1.oth s#des .-<.oard not 'ess than 11.e'ow ground 'e$e' and .s-on-ground #s &erm#tted to . or #n a building that #s not sprin#lered and #s regu'ated . 2e3 the &ane'. or 2d3 any therma' . and 2d3 the building #s not more than 1 m h#gh.arr#er cons#st#ng o(.ed #n /u. #nc'ud#ng an assem. #s not more than the flame-spread rating &erm#tted (or the room or s&ace that #t . measured . 2#3 %/. or 2##3 )%B!)/%-% 2.est (or F#re 4rowth o( +nsu'ated *u#'d#ng -ane's #n a Fu''-/ca'e Room )on(#gurat#on?. measured .etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey.e &rotected .3 the building #s not more than 1 m h#gh.'#es.9 mm th#c7.e o( noncombustible construction #n a floor area that #s not sprin#lered &ro$#ded the partitions.ounds. >4y&sum *oard?. 4rou& * or 4rou& ) major occupancy. meets the cr#ter#a de(#ned #n the document. the #nsu'at#on sha'' . !. 2a3 .y sheet stee' not 'ess than 0. and 2. determ#ned .0ect#ng a sam&'e. outs#de o( foundation walls . #nsta''ed a. 2.1!. other than ad0acent concea'ed s&aces w#th#n wa'' assem. and 2(3 the flame-spread rating o( a &ane'.y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on.12.'y #nde&endent o( the #nsu'at#on and w#th a'' 0o#nts e#ther .3 non-loadbearing masonry or concrete not 'ess than 10 mm th#c7.3 mm th#c7 that w#'' rema#n #n &'ace (or not 'ess than 10 m#n when the wa'' &ane' #s tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/101.er partitions not 'ess than 3 mm th#c7 and wood (ram#ng #n partitions 'ocated #n a fire compartment not more than 600 m2 #n area are &erm#tted to . con(orm#ng to.3 the flame-spread rating o( the wa'' &ane'. when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/13 .hermosett#ng (oamed &'ast#c #nsu'at#on ha$#ng a flame-spread rating not more than 100 that (orms &art o( a (actoryassem.sect#on 3.y su.e o( noncombustible construction.o$e roo( dec7s.y su.arr#er as descr#. >. 879 %ombustible #nsu'at#on.eneath concrete s'a.'ed 0o#nt ty&#ca' o( (#e'd #nsta''at#on. . 8. >F#re 6ndurance .. 2a3 the (oamed &'ast#c #s &rotected on .etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the u&&ermost storey.7.e used #n a building re:u#red to . 2c3 the building does not conta#n a 4rou& * or 4rou& ) major occupancy. 2. #s not more than the flame-spread rating &erm#tted (or the room or s&ace that #t . when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/101.arr#er that.859 %ombustible #nsu'at#on ha$#ng a flame-spread rating more than 21 .etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey.e used #n a building re:u#red to .sect#on 3.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded.1. 2d3 the &ane' does not conta#n an a#r s&ace. and 2##3 w#'' rema#n #n &'ace (or not 'ess than 40 m#n. >F#re 6ndurance . e5ce&t that #n a building that #s not sprin#lered and #s more than 1 m h#gh.ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?.2. care and treatment or detention occupancy. #nc'ud#ng (oamed &'ast#cs.sect#on 3.0ect#ng a sam&'e #nc'ud#ng an assem.

1.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded. Combustible %lumbing +i?tures 819 %ombustible plumbing fi"tures are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to . !.6. 8!9 -o'y&ro&y'ene &#&es and (#tt#ngs are &erm#tted to .. combustible ducts.3 the partitions are not 'ocated #n a care.e used #n a building re:u#red to . 6ires $nd C$bles 63 . w#th the h#gher &ressure on the e5&osed s#de. !. or 2###3 used to sat#s(y the re:u#rements o( )'ause 3. 829 %ombustible duct '#n#ngs.oratory and hos&#ta' (ac#'#t#es #n a building re:u#red to .e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded these ducts and duct connectors are used on'y #n hor#Conta' runs. 2..1. &#&e #nsu'at#on and &#&e co$er#ngs are &erm#tted to . duct ta&e. waste and $ent &#&#ng (or the con$eyance o( h#gh'y corros#$e mater#a's and (or &#&#ng used to d#str#.7. w#th a &ressure d#((erent#a' o( 10 -a .3.e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded they con(orm to the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements o( -art 6. and 2. !.3 conta#ned ent#re'y w#th#n a dwelling unit. duct co$er#ngs.er partitions not 'ess than 3 mm th#c7 and partitions that conta#n wood (ram#ng are &erm#tted to .e o( noncombustible construction. combustible &#&#ng and tu.4. and 2.1. care and treatment or detention occupancy. and 2c3 the partitions are not #nsta''ed as enc'osures (or e"its or vertical service spaces.3 the &#&#ng #s not 'ocated #n a $ert#ca' sha(t. #nc'ud#ng plenums and duct connectors.1<.22. $#. ha$e a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 10. 2a3 the floor area conta#n#ng the partitions #s sprin#lered.ed #n /u.1. 2a3 ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21.e constructed o( wood #n a building o( residential occupancy re:u#red to .e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded that.2.1. &ro$#ded.829 4artitions #nsta''ed #n a building o( noncombustible construction are &erm#tted to conta#n wood (ram#ng &ro$#ded.ests o( F#resto& /ystems?. >F#re .7.1.2.0ected to the (#re test method #n )%B!@L)-/111. duct #nsu'at#on. 829 %ombustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng #s &erm#tted to .e o( noncombustible construction.e used #n a building re:u#red to .e used #n a building re:u#red to . combustible ducts need not com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( -art 6 &ro$#ded the ducts are.7.ute d#st#''ed or d#a'yCed water #n 'a. 2. rat#ng not 'ess than the fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation when su.3 #( used #n a building descr#.e used #n a building re:u#red to .y )'ause 3.e used (or dra#n.e o( noncombustible construction.y /entence 3. and 2. .7.2132a3.15. Combustible #ucts 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .y a fire stop that has an F.2.#ng and assoc#ated adhes#$es are &erm#tted to .17.. and 2c3 &#&#ng that &enetrates a fire separation #s sea'ed at the &enetrat#on .1..etween the e5&osed and une5&osed s#des.1. 2a3 &art o( a duct system con$ey#ng on'y $ent#'at#on a#r.sect#on 3.e used w#th#n a sprin#lered floor area #n a building re:u#red to .1. 2a3 the building #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.3 the partitions are not.1=.6. (tor$ge LocAers in Residenti$l Buildings 819 /torage 'oc7ers #n storage rooms are &erm#tted to .13.e o( noncombustible construction.sect#on 3. are &erm#tted to . 8!9 +n a building re:u#red to . !.e o( noncombustible construction #( they are constructed o( mater#a' ha$#ng a flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on &erm#tted #n /u. 8!9 /o'#d 'um.1.2132d3 and %rt#c'e 3.y /entences 223 and 233 and . e5ce&t when concea'ed #n a wa'' or concrete ('oor s'a.rat#on #so'at#on connectors.ing )$teri$ls 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . care and treatment or detention occupancy. they. !. Combustible %i. 2#3 'ocated #n a care.1. 2a3 the building #s sprin#lered.1. 2##3 #nsta''ed as enc'osures (or e"its or vertical service spaces.213.7.

>O&t#ca' F#.$s 819 %ombustible (#tt#ngs and com&onents #n a public pool or public spa.1. or 2##3 )%B!@L)-/143.6 Rat#ng3.est 2F. are &erm#tted to .1 at &ea7 o&t#ca' dens#ty and a smo7e dens#ty not more than 0. 'ocated #n the s&ace .est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a.y /entence 3.e'ow a ra#sed ('oor #n a computer room. 2a3 the w#res and ca. o( )/% )22.uter Room +loors 819 O&t#ca' (#. 2F. 2##3 concea'ed s&aces #n wa''s.1 Rat#ng3. 0ac7ets or sheathes are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .7. the nonmeta''#c raceways e5h#.#ng on )a.4 rat#ng #n. !.1.1 m. 211.'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca. where.1. or 2.ray #n )'ause 6. the nonmeta''#c raceways meet the re:u#rements (or at 'east an F.'es w#th combustible #nsu'at#on.s.'es.e o( noncombustible construction.1 .7.est N )a. 0.est #n )'ause 4.est #n the %&&end#5 to )/% )22.c'ause 3. >.1 m when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .'es.'es #n )a. >4enera' Re:u#rements and <ethods o( . 829 .4. 2a3 the w#res and ca. !.'es are 'ocated #n.11 at a$erage o&t#ca' dens#ty when tested #n con(ormance w#th the F'ame and /mo7e .re )a.'es?.1 .'es #n the raceways do not meet or e5ceed the re:u#rements o( )'ause 3.3. 2#3 )%B!)/%-)22.3. #nc'ud#ng ma#n dra#ns.est #n the %&&end#5 to )/% )22.1.22. s7#mmers.1. Nonmet$llic R$ce2$3s 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .'e and )ommun#cat#on )a.1.1.'e .e o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded they do not con$ey ('ame or cont#nue to .1. o&t#ca' (#.'es?.'es are &erm#tted on e'e$at#ng de$#ces #n a building re:u#red to . &ro$#ded.11.'es are commun#cat#on ca.'e Raceway /ystems?. are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .2132a32#$3 and su. 0.3 the w#res and ca.2 Bo.43 N )ondu#t or .e o( noncombustible construction. 6ires in Com.7. ste&s.6.3 e5h#.3 the w#res and ca. a smo7e dens#ty o( not more than 0. >F#re . o( )/% )22.0.2 Bo.3.3. !. and 3. 2F.onents in %ublic %ools $nd %ublic (.'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca.1 mm #n outs#de d#ameter.y /entence 223 and %rt#c'es 3.'e Raceway /ystems?. 2F.2132a3.'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca.#t a $ert#ca' char o( not more than 1.2 Bo. or 2c3 the w#res and ca.1.re ca.1 at &ea7 o&t#ca' dens#ty and a smo7e dens#ty not more than 0. &#&#ng. >.#t a ('ame-s&read o( not more than 1. are &erm#tted #n a building re:u#red to .re ca.4.2 Bo.4 Rat#ng3. or an e:u#$a'ent rectangu'ar area.ests (or Bon-<eta''#c 6'ectr#ca' and O&t#ca' F#.3.urn (or more than 1 m#n when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .re ca.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 'adder rungs and '#ners.9. return #n'ets. >.'etrough #n )'ause 4. 0ac7ets or sheathes.'es?.2 Bo.y /u.21. 2###3 concrete s'a.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a.1 m when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .19. !.'es?.#t a $ert#ca' char not more than 1.2!.0ect to '#m#ts on s#Ce (or &enetrat#ons o( fire separations as re:u#red . Combustible Com.3.2>.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a. >.1 m.11. 262. !. w#th#n a fire compartment o( a building re:u#red to .'etrough #n )'ause 4.2132.2 Bo.'es #n the raceways meet or e5ceed the re:u#rements o( )'ause 3. or 2$3 tota''y enc'osed nonmeta''#c raceways con(orm#ng to )'ause 3.1. o( )/% )22. 2a3 e5h#.1.1.819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e met where the w#res and ca. 2#3 tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways.he re:u#rement #n /entence 213 #s cons#dered to .'es #n )a.'es used at the ser$#ce entry to a building and are not more than 3 m 'ong.1. 2F.3.16 o( )/% )22. 0.6 Rat#ng3.7.2132a3.#t a $ert#ca' char o( not more than 1.20.'es?. 2#$3 a service room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . 2F.e o( noncombustible construction.e met where the w#res and ca.1.he re:u#rement #n )'ause 2132a3 #s cons#dered to .4. )$r4uees E$1ing Combustible Elements 64 . >. 829 .'es w#th combustible #nsu'at#on. &ro$#ded. Combustible Tr$1elling C$bles /or Ele1$tors 819 %ombustible tra$e''#ng ca.19..e o( noncombustible construction. tota''y enc'osed nonmeta''#c raceways not more than 1.1.e used to enc'ose o&t#ca' (#.7. 0.'es e5h#.'es e5h#. a smo7e dens#ty o( not more than 0.#t a ('ame-s&read o( not more than 1.er )a. 0.2 Bo.223.est#ng (or Bonmeta''#c )ondu#t?.3.1.est N )a.u. 2.1 m when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .21.4 Rat#ng3.11. and 2.11 at a$erage o&t#ca' dens#ty when tested #n con(ormance w#th the F'ame and /mo7e .1.

e o( noncombustible construction. (or m#5ed ty&es o( construct#on.tion /or E?terior 6$lls 819 .$r$tions $nd Closures !.er that #s re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating.293.'y. sha'' . !..1 m hor#Conta''y o( the mar uee. a'' loadbearing wa''s. !.est (or /ur(ace *urn#ng )haracter#st#cs o( *u#'d#ng <ater#a's and %ssem.2<.er #s &erm#tted to .5..1.3 9 m $ert#ca''y a.7. the rat#ng o( a mater#a'.'#es sha'' ..e o( noncombustible construction..7.2.e o( combustible construction. !.1. 829 % mater#a'.'y o( mater#a's or a structura' mem.r#cs or (#'ms con(orm#ng to /entence 3. e5ter#or mar uees. !. 829 .wor# unit #s &erm#tted to .e rated (or e5&osure to (#re on the unders#de. 8!9 +( an assem. 2a3 4. !. assem.1.7. 3.osure Conditions /or R$ting 819 F'oor.. o( a building re:u#red to .e'ow a ('oor or roo( assem. not greater than .e ass#gned a fire-resistance rating on the .he &rotect#on re:u#red .2.'#es ha$#ng a greater fire-resistance rating than re:u#red sha'' #m&ose no o. >F#re 6ndurance .e wa#$ed #( the building #s sprin#lered.. )inimum +ire:Resist$nce R$ting 819 .een cond#t#oned #n con(ormance w#th %/.. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs? where these o&en#ngs are w#th#n.<.o$e the mar uee #s &rotected w#th w#red g'ass #n accordance w#th <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2. ha$#ng combustible e'ements.2.2.2 m or more.as#s o( the resu'ts o( tests conducted #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/101. . Combustible (ol$r Collector (3stems 819 % combustible so'ar co''ector system #s &erm#tted to .'y o( mater#a's or a structura' mem.819 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 223.1.25. a mezzanine 'ocated w#th#n a live.1 m (rom ground 'e$e' to the to& o( the mar uee. E?ce. wh#che$er #s 'ess.1. &ro$#ded correct#on #s made (or rad#at#on (rom the une5&osed sur(ace #n accordance w#th /entence 3.orting Construction 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ..as#s o( <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2.e used on e5ter#or mar uee (asc#as.16. !.o$e the ('oor. !. Combustible )e--$nines 819 +n a building re:u#red to .1.2.=. &ro$#ded e$ery o&en#ng #n the e5&osed wa'' o( the building a.1..y the tests re(erred to #n /entence 3. &ro$#ded the c'add#ng #s fire-retardant treated wood that.0 mm a.7. has .ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?.e rated (or e5&osure to (#re (rom #ns#de the building.1.e o( noncombustible construction.he '#m#t on the r#se o( tem&erature on the une5&osed sur(ace o( an assem.y /entence 223 and . &ro$#ded the area o( the mezzanine #s not more than 21F o( the floor area o( the live.e o( noncombustible construction.y /entence 223 and %rt#c'e 3.struct#ons more than 1 0.y noncombustible construction..e(ore test#ng to )%B!@L)-/102..213.'#gat#on to e5ceed #n who'e or #n &art the m#n#mum fire-resistance ratings re:u#red .. #t sha'' . >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.1. roo( and ce#'#ng assem.1. assem.< "2 9 . 829 7irewalls and #nter#or $ert#ca' fire separations sha'' .reated 8ood (or F#re .e o( noncombustible construction and ha$e a fire-resistance rating. co'umns and arches #n the storey #mmed#ate'y .!.213 sha'' not a&&'y to an e5ter#or wa'' that has a limiting distance o( 1.o$e the mar uee.'#es?.e su&&orted . !...o$e the roo( o( a building re:u#red to .y th#s -art. E?. 6ood #ecor$ti1e Cl$dding 819 8ood decorat#$e c'add#ng #s &erm#tted to .1. +ire:Resist$nce R$tings !.est#ng?.1.2.1..1. and 2.2. !.27. 8!9 65ter#or wa''s sha'' .e rated (or e5&osure to (#re on each s#de.. are &erm#tted on a building re:u#red to . to 3.1.3.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . R$ting o/ (u.e #nsta''ed a.1. >. >%cce'erated 8eather#ng o( F#re-Retardant-. and has no o.1.'y #s re:u#red to .. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng a service room or service space need not con(orm to /entence 213. Gener$l Re4uirements 61 ..wor# unit or 20 m2.1. #etermin$tion o/ R$tings 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .20.e determ#ned on the . +ire (e.1. Reser1ed !.1.=. other than (a. o( a storey ha$#ng d#rect access to a street or access route.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fireresistance rating sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted ('oor or roo( assem. 829 <oadbearing wa''s.y %rt#c'es 3.he use o( mater#a's or assem.'y as re:u#red ..

sha'' .uts on or #ntersects.'y re:u#red to . (or the re:u#red fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation. 3. !.1. a ('oor. . 2.6. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted ..=. or 2c3 a roo( dec7.y /entence 3. and 2.y /entence 3.10. 6.3 as re:u#red #n th#s -art. and 2. 2#3 a ('oor.'#es?. sha(ts or other means #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'es 3.'#es?.e &rotected w#th closures. 2##3 a roo( s'a.!. a ce#'#ng.1.213.y an e:u#$a'ent fire separation w#th#n the service space. to 3.4.'y.est o( F#re-"am&er %ssem.=.'#es?.e ma#nta#ned where #t a. 4.2.2.ests o( "oor %ssem.3.he fire separation re:u#red ..5.y /entence 213 sha'' term#nate so that smo7e-t#ght 0o#nts are &ro$#ded where #t a.=. Continuit3 o/ +ire (e. >F#re . 5. the fire-protection rating (or a closure sha'' . >F#re . or an e5ter#or wa'' assem. that &enetrates a fire separation. or 2###3 a roo( dec7.=.1.'y.14. the fire-protection rating o( a closure sha'' con(orm to .4. . 2. 2a3 e5tend through any horizontal service space or any other concea'ed s&ace.e a fire separation sha''.1.e constructed as a cont#nuous e'ement. #nc'ud#ng an e"it enc'osure. ha$e a fire-resistance rating as s&ec#(#ed. or 2c3 )%B!@L)-/112-<.sect#ons 3.e determ#ned on the . 7.ort 819 %ombustible construction that a.o$e a re:u#red $ert#ca' fire separation.1.213. . !. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 829 O&en#ngs #n a fire separation sha'' .3 term#nate so that smo7e-t#ght 0o#nts are &ro$#ded where the sha(t a.. 2a3 )%B4-/104-<.2132a3 +tem 1. a horizontal service space or other concea'ed s&ace 'ocated a.e d#$#ded at the fire separation .4.a. 2a3 a ('oor.'e 3.=.$r$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .9. Combustible Construction (u.y a noncombustible fire separation sha'' .1. . .5 h 2h 3h !. 859 . #etermin$tion o/ R$tings 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .sect#on 3.ests o( 8#ndow and 4'ass *'oc7 %ssem.e constructed so that #ts co''a&se under (#re cond#t#ons w#'' not cause the co''a&se o( the fire separation.uts on or #s su&&orted .4.y /entence 223. 8!9 65ce&t as re:u#red . partition or ('oor assem. Inst$ll$tion o/ Closures 66 .1. .2.3 )%B4-/106-<. !.as#s o( the resu'ts o( tests conducted #n con(ormance w#th the a&&ro&r#ate &ro$#s#ons #n.1.5 h 2h 3h 4h Column 2 Required 7ire-4rotection 1ating of %losure 20 min 45 min 45 min 1h 1.1.1.5. T$ble !. 829 .1.1. +ire:%rotection R$ting o/ Closure Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. 2. #nc'ud#ng the wa''s o( a $ert#ca' sha(t.uts another fire separation. .y /entences 223 and 3. >F#re .819 %ny wa''.1.3 a roo( s'a.uts on or #ntersects. (or a sha(t &enetrat#ng a roo( assem.1 .1.6.he cont#nu#ty o( a fire separation sha'' .9.7. .223 and )'ause 3. a sha(t.223. %olumn & 7ire-1esistance 1ating of 7ire Separation 30 min 45 min 1h 1. sha''.y /u. and /u. and 3.

e's or c'ass#(#cat#on mar7s to #dent#(y the test#ng 'a. !.=.4. 8.4. &ro$#ded the fire compartments on .e &rotected w#th a closure sha'' .ed #n %rt#c'e 3. closures o( the same fireprotection rating #nsta''ed on o&&os#te s#des o( the same o&en#ng are deemed to ha$e a fire-protection rating e:ua' to the sum o( the fire-protection ratings o( the closures! 829 65ce&t as otherw#se s&ec#(#ed #n th#s -art.3.. 2a3 ser$e on'y air-conditioning un#ts or com.3 each #nd#$#dua' duct e5hausts d#rect'y to the outs#de at the to& o( the vertical service space. door sto&s sha'' .'y re:u#red to .9 +n e'ementary and secondary schoo's.60E) and that &enetrate a re:u#red fire separation &ro$#ded the ducts.e #nsta''ed to &re$ent the damage..e not more than 22 m2.1.e &rotected w#th a closure sha'' .ers 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .213 .3 where re:u#red to ha$e a fire-protection rating. 879 % cont#nuous noncombustible duct ha$#ng a me't#ng &o#nt a. >F#re "oors and Other O&en#ng -rotect#$es?. a duct need not . !.=.1. 8<9 % duct that ser$es commerc#a' coo7#ng e:u#&ment and &enetrates a re:u#red fire separation sha'' .1.e a fire separation sha'' . a cont#nuous noncombustible duct ha$#ng a me't#ng &o#nt a. 8!9 % noncombustible duct that &enetrates a hor#Conta' fire separation not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating need not .y %rt#c'e 3. detention or residential occupancy need not .e e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper at the fire separation. +ire #$m.. 859 % noncombustible duct that &enetrates a fire separation that se&arates a vertical service space (rom the rema#nder o( the building need not .60E) that &enetrates a $ert#ca' fire separation as re:u#red . sha'' ha$e 'a.etween suites o( other than care. !.o$e .'y or g'ass .e &ro$#ded w#th a fire damper at a fire separation &ro$#ded duct-ty&e smo#e detectors ha$e .e e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper at the fire separation. or 2c3 e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper.o$e .=.e e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper at the fire separation &ro$#ded.he s#Ce o( an o&en#ng #n an #nter#or fire separation re:u#red to .o$e . "#$#s#on 3 occupancy that conta#ns s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons and not more than s#5 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency and wh#ch #s e:u#&&ed w#th a (#re-a'arm system.<.213.3 enc'osed #n a horizontal service space that con(orms to /entence 3.213.'e '#n7 con(orm#ng to @L)-/101. >Fus#.6.819 65ce&t where fire dampers. 8!9 +( a door #s #nsta''ed so that #t cou'd damage the #ntegr#ty o( a fire separation #( #ts sw#ng #s unrestr#cted.ranch ducts that ha$e a me't#ng &o#nt a. a duct that &enetrates an assem. care and treatment.e. and 2. 8=9 +n a 4rou& *. #( a fire compartment on e#ther s#de o( the fire separation #s not sprin#lered.6.e &ro$#ded #n noncombustible .enings 819 . w#ndow assem. 829 % cont#nuous noncombustible duct &enetrat#ng a $ert#ca' fire separation not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating need not . 2a3 enc'osed #n a vertical service space that con(orms to /entence 3.een #nsta''ed to contro' smo7e c#rcu'at#on as descr#.60E) that &#erces a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( 30 m#n need not .9.#ned air-conditioning and heat#ng un#ts d#scharg#ng a#r not more than 1 200 mm a.1. . 2a3 the duct has a me't#ng &o#nt a. )$?imum O.y %rt#c'e 3. e$ery door.ers 6$i1ed 819 7ire dampers need not .e e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper.'#es and g'ass . 6. m.e arranged to c'ose automat#ca''y u&on the o&erat#on o( a (us#.3. 829 . 2..1.'oc7 are used as closures.y /entence 3.1. 2a3 sha'' .2. s&ec#(#ca''y des#gned (or such use.2.=. or other heat-actuated or smo7e-actuated de$#ce.'oc7 used as a closure #n a re:u#red fire separation.3.o$e .60E).oratory.'e L#n7s (or F#re -rotect#on /er$#ce?.ers 819 % fire damper sha'' . or 2.e not more than 11 m2.e e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper at the fire separation.1. !.6. at the fire separation.he s#Ce o( an o&en#ng #n an #nter#or fire separation re:u#red to .13. w#ndow assem. .=. +ire #$m. w#th no d#mens#on more than 3. w#th no d#mens#on more than 6 m.4. .o$e the ('oor and ha$e a cross-sect#ona' area not more than 130 cm2.e #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 0. and 2.oth s#des o( the fire separation are sprin#lered. and are carr#ed u& #ns#de the r#ser not 'ess than 100 mm. Inst$ll$tion o/ +ire #$m.e e:u#&&ed w#th a fire damper at the fire separation.3 are connected to e"haust duct r#sers that are under negat#$e &ressure and #n wh#ch the a#r ('ow #s u&ward as re:u#red .1.

2. 8!9 % fire damper sha'' .829 % heat-actuated de$#ce re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha''. or 2. !. 829 .3.e #nsta''ed #n the &'ane o( the fire separation so as to stay #n &'ace shou'd the duct . 213.wa#ters.en #e1ices 819 % ho'd-o&en de$#ce #s &erm#tted on a door #n a re:u#red fire separation.1.3 a corr#dor that ser$es a hotel. &ro$#ded the de$#ce #s des#gned to re'ease the door #n con(ormance w#th /entences 223 to 2. or 2.3. 8!9 +n a building that #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.y an a.rar#es #n 4rou& %.. 2a3 a dead-end &ort#on o( the corr#dor. and 9. 'ocated . or 2. 879 % t#ght'y (#tted access door sha'' .y a s#gna' (rom.1.11. a ho'd-o&en de$#ce &erm#tted .y /entence 213 sha'' .13.1.3 a &at#entDs or res#dentDs s'ee&#ng room and an ad0acent room that ser$es the &at#entDs or res#dentDs s'ee&#ng room.13. 859 +n a building that #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height. !.u'e re:u#red .e d#s'odged dur#ng a (#re.e used as a closure #n a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( 30 m#n.etween a public corridor and an ad0acent room or suite o( business and personal services occupancy #( the door #s not 'ocated #n. 2#3 a public corridor and a suite.3. 859 +n e'ementary and secondary schoo's.ottom and not more than 3 mm at the s#des and to&.e used as a closure #n.12. or 6 . 2c3 (us#. e$ery door #n a fire separation sha'' ..3 a fire separation not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating more than 41 m#n. o((#ces and '#.y /entences 233.=. "#$#s#on 2 major occupancies.3. and 2. other than an e"it sta#r door #n a building more than 3 storeys #n building height. 859 % fire damper tested #n the $ert#ca' or hor#Conta' &os#t#on sha'' . 2a3 a &at#entDs or res#dentDs s'ee&#ng room and a corr#dor ser$#ng the &at#entDs or res#dentDs s'ee&#ng room. 8!9 % door descr#.=.norma' r#se o( tem&erature #n the duct. do not a&&'y to a door descr#. 879 8#th#n a fire compartment #n a hos&#ta' or 'ong-term care home that com&'#es w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.1>. >F#re "oors and Other O&en#ng -rotect#$es?. a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce #s not re:u#red on a door .2.e &ro$#ded on doors to (re#ght e'e$ators and dum.3.3. #s &erm#tted to . 263 and 2.etween a hazardous classroom and the corr#dor #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'.2.e e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(c'os#ng de$#ce des#gned to return the door to the c'osed &os#t#on a(ter each use. Eold:O..e #nsta''ed (or each fire damper to &ro$#de access (or the #ns&ect#on o( the dam&er and the resett#ng o( the re'ease de$#ce. 829 /e'(-c'os#ng de$#ces need not .3.=.e #nsta''ed #n the manner #n wh#ch #t was tested. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red .y %rt#c'e 3.'e '#n7.'y ha$#ng a fire-protection rating not 'ess than 20 m#n #s &erm#tted to . a door assem. T2ent3:)inute Closures 819 % door assem.etween. or 2###3 a corr#dor and ad0acent c'assrooms.10.3.1. (el/:Closing #e1ices 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 to 213 and 3. a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce #s not re:u#red on a door that #s 'ocated .o$e the ma5#mum tem&erature that wou'd e5#st #n the system e#ther w#th the system #n o&erat#on or shut down.1.. 2a3 a fire separation not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating more than 1 h.etween.213. 2a3 an automat#c s&r#n7'er system.'y con(orm#ng to %rt#c'es 9.10.3 a heat-actuated de$#ce.3 ha$e a tem&erature rat#ng a&&ro5#mate'y 30E) a. e5ce&t that a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce #s re:u#red on a door . 'ocated #n a building not more than 3 storeys #n building height.etween a c'assroom and a corr#dor &ro$#d#ng access to e"it (rom the c'assroom. and on a door (or a $est#.he re:u#rements (or noncombustible s#''s and combustible ('oor co$er#ngs #n BF-% 0. 2a3 .ed #n /entence 213. 2##3 a corr#dor and ad0acent s'ee&#ng rooms.ed #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a c'earance not more than 6 mm at the .e des#gned to re'ease . a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce #s not re:u#red on a door that #s 'ocated .e 'ocated where #t #s read#'y a((ected . !.

3.1.e #nsta''ed #n accordance w#th /u.3 sha'' .1. 829 8#red g'ass assem.4.1.3.3.3.213.1. sha'' con(orm to the .1.16.'e '#n7 #n con(ormance w#th /entence 223.3. ..'oc7s #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 0. (or the se&arat#on o( e"its. #( used on.213 (or s'ee&#ng rooms #n 4rou& * occupancies.=.3.e used as closures #n $ert#ca' fire separations w#thout .2. >+nsta''at#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?.y %rt#c'es 3.4.213. a ho'd-o&en de$#ce &erm#tted . . . 69 . 2###3 a care and treatment occupancy.15.1.etween a corr#dor used .223.e des#gned to re'ease the door u&on a s#gna' (rom the (#re a'arm system when an alert signal #s #n#t#ated w#th#n the same fire compartment #n /entence 3.2.243.y a heat-actuated de$#ce or a (us#.'#c and an ad0acent s'ee&#ng room.y /entences 243.y /entence 213 sha'' .e e:u#&&ed w#th a &os#t#$e 'atch#ng mechan#sm des#gned to ho'd the door #n the c'osed &os#t#on a(ter each use.er$ture Rise Limit /or #oors 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2a3 a ho'd-o&en de$#ce on a door 'ocated . an o&en#ng #n a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not more than 1 h #s &erm#tted to .y the &u. 8=9 % ro''#ng stee' (#re door #nsta''ed as a closure #n a fire separation sha'' .12.2. 263 and 2.1!. or 2.e des#gned to re'ease the door u&on a s#gna' (rom. and re#n(orced w#th stee' re#n(orcement #n each hor#Conta' 0o#nt. 879 /entences 223 and 233 do not a&&'y #n a hos&#ta' or 'ong-term care home to. and 3.1. >F#re "oors and Other O&en#ng -rotect#$es?. 2c3 an egress door re(erred to #n /entence 3.17.y /entence 213 sha'' .1.3. or 2.3. 2##3 a care occupancy.3.3 a door o&en#ng #nto a public corridor. 8!9 65ce&t as re:u#red .y /entence 213 and descr#.y /entence 3.9 % ho'd-o&en de$#ce on a door #n )'ause 2132.=.3 the (#re a'arm system when an alert signal #s #n#t#ated w#th#n the same fire compartment #n /entence 3..y /entences 213.=. . 2d3 a door ser$#ng.a.4.sect#on 4.ed #n /entence 3. 8!9 4'ass . a sw#ng-ty&e door #n a fire separation sha'' .1. 8<9 % ho'd-o&en de$#ce on a door #n )'ause 2132a3 sha'' .e des#gned to re'ease u&on a s#gna' (rom a smo#e detector 'ocated as descr#.ed #n /entence 223.e &rotected w#th (#5ed w#red g'ass assem. Tem. 8.'oc7s &erm#tted .223.3. >+nsta''at#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?.y /entence 213 sha'' .y %rt#c'e 3.1. 6ired Gl$ss $nd Gl$ss BlocA 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2d3 a smo#e detector 'ocated as descr#. #oor L$tc0es 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . or 2$3 a residential occupancy. 2a3 an e"it door. and 2.e des#gned to re'ease u&on a s#gna' (rom the building (#re a'arm system #( a (#re a'arm system #s &ro$#ded. the ma5#mum tem&erature r#se on the o&a:ue &ort#on o( the une5&osed s#de o( a door used as a closure #n a fire separation #n a 'ocat#on shown #n .1. 2#3 an assembly occupancy.'#c and an ad0acent s'ee&#ng room #n a hos&#ta' or 'ong-term care home.11.213 and %rt#c'e 3.223.'e 3. are &erm#tted to . !.3.. .y the &u..a.2.4. e5ce&t that th#s re:u#rement does not a&&'y to.'e when tested #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.y /entence 3.4.3. 2a3 a door 'ocated . a ho'd-o&en de$#ce &erm#tted .'#es or g'ass .etween a corr#dor used .'#es &erm#tted .e e:u#&&ed w#th a ho'd-o&en de$#ce des#gned to re'ease the shutter as descr#.3.ed #n )%B!@L)-/124.ed #n <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2. 2a3 a smo#e detector as re:u#red .. !.1.1. !. or 2e3 a door re:u#red to (unct#on as &art o( a smo7e contro' system.1. 263 and 2. .ed #n )%B!@L)-/124.3 &a#red doors descr#. 2. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red .e#ng tested #n accordance w#th /entence 3. 2#$3 a detention occupancy. 213. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.3.3 a ho'd-o&en de$#ce that #s des#gned to re'ease .

.a.1. Restrictions on Tem. .0641 0 )o'umn 1 <a5#mum %ggregate %rea o( 4'ass *'oc7 and 8#red 4'ass -ane's not #n "oor.1. . 0.1<.16.3 a firewall.0641 0.11.a.y %rt#c'e 3.e #nsta''ed #n..1.0641 0. used #n the 'ocat#ons shown #n . 2#$3 a detention occupancy.1.etween an e"it enc'osure and an enc'osed $est#. and 3.1..2. . 2.er$ture Rise $nd Gl$-ing /or Closures Form#ng -art o( %rt#c'es o( 3..3 the fire separation re:u#red . . sha'' con(orm to the . and 3. 2a3 the $est#. .'oc7 and w#red g'ass &ane's not #n a door. m2 Bo '#m#t 0. or 2$3 a residential occupancy.1. .a.1. .=. and 2c3 the $est#.y )'ause 2a3 conta#ns no w#red g'ass or g'ass .1.0641 0.'oc7 w#th#n 3 m o( the closure #nto the e"it enc'osure.e sprin#lered.'e 3.0641 0. E) Bo '#m#t 210 a(ter 30 m#n Bo '#m#t 210 a(ter 30 m#n 210 a(ter 1 h 210 a(ter 1 h 210 a(ter 30 m#n 210 a(ter 1 h )o'umn 4 <a5#mum %rea o( 8#red 4'ass #n "oor. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .. !.y %rt#c'es 3. sha'' con(orm to the .1=.e constructed #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( @L)!OR" )263. ..6. 829 % s&r#n7'er &rotected g'aCed wa'' assem.11.11.3 the e"its &rotected w#th the s&r#n7'er &rotected g'aCed wa'' assem.1.'y sha'' .'e.1. 2. and 2. .'e.=.T$ble !.17.o$e3 +n a firewall !. 2#3 a floor area su.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /u.1.er$ture Rise $nd Are$ Limits 6$i1ed 819 .em&erature R#se on O&a:ue -ort#on o( @ne5&osed /#de o( "oor. 8!9 8here a s&r#n7'er &rotected g'aCed wa'' assem. >/&r#n7'er--rotected 8#ndows /ystems?.'y #s #nsta''ed #n an e"it fire separation &erm#tted #n /entence 223. !. 0.1 h 2h 1.1. the ma5#mum area o( g'ass .'e 3.=.0641 0. 4.1 h 3h )o'umn 3 <a5#mum . 2a3 the building sha'' .rinAler %rotected Gl$-ed 6$ll Assembl3 819 % s&r#n7'er &rotected g'aCed wa'' assem. 2c3 a high hazard industrial occupancy.1. Are$ Limits /or 6ired Gl$ss $nd Gl$ss BlocA 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .1.er o( e"its (rom any floor area. 2a3 fire separations re:u#r#ng a fire resistance rating o( more than two hours.'y sha'' not . the ma5#mum area o( w#red g'ass #n a door used #n the 'ocat#ons shown #n .he tem&erature r#se '#m#ts and g'ass area '#m#ts re:u#red . (.1. 3.11.u'e or corr#dor conta#ns no occupancy. 2###3 a care and treatment occupancy.sect#on 3.0 . *etween a dead-end corr#dor and an ad0acent occupancy where the corr#dor &ro$#des the on'y access to e"it and #s re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating *etween an e"it enc'osure and the rema#nder o( the floor area #n buildings not more than 3 storeys #n building height *etween an e"it enc'osure and the rema#nder o( the floor area 2e5ce&t as &erm#tted a.u'e or corr#dor #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area .1..=. m2 Bo '#m#t 0.0641 0. Tem.'#es sha'' not com&r#se more than one-ha'( o( the re:u#red num. 2. are wa#$ed (or a closure . +tem )o'umn 1 Locat#on )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Re:u#red 7ire-4rotection 1ating o( "oor Less than 41 m#n 41 m#n %'' rat#ngs 41 m#n 1. or 2d3 any &art o( an e"it ser$#ng.16.y %rt#c'e 3.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.0641 0.0641 0 0 1. 2##3 a care occupancy.u'e or corr#dor &ro$#ded.a.

!.1.0ected to the (#re test method #n )%B!@L)/111.'es.'es #n tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways are &erm#tted to &enetrate an assem.y %rt#c'e 3. 8!9 /#ng'e conductor meta' sheathed ca.'y at the t#me o( test#ng as re:u#red .2.. has an F.e#ng #ncor&orated #n the assem. tota''y enc'osed nonmeta''#c raceways con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.'y. ducts.'y has .1.9.re ca. when su.1.9. &ro$#ded the ca. sha'' .9.y %rt#c'e 3. or the raceways #s not more than 21 mm.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout .1.0ected to the (#re test method #n )%B!@L)-/111.'e 3.1.1 .2. and 2##3 an aggregate area o( 610 cm2 #n any 9.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha'' .'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating need not meet the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.o5es.ests o( F#resto& /ystems?.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout .rane (orm#ng &art o( an assem.rane (orm#ng &art o( an assem.'es. 223 or 233.9. +ire (to.y %rt#c'e 3. &#&es. &ro$#ded.1.re ca. . &ro$#ded the o&en#ng through the mem. 2#3 100 cm2 each #n area.'y at the t#me o( test#ng as re:u#red . rat#ng not 'ess than the fire-resistance rating re:u#red (or the fire separation. #s not 'ess than 10 mm.2. Combustibilit3 o/ (er1ice %enetr$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca.y a fire stop that. >F#re .2132a3 and that are not #nsta''ed #n tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways are &erm#tted to &enetrate an assem.. &ro$#ded the annu'ar s&ace created .3 m2 o( sur(ace area.y %rt#c'e 3.y /entences 243 and 213. %enetr$tion b3 6ires. C$bles $nd Outlet Bo?es 819 O&t#ca' (#.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha'' .9..etween the mem. has an F.ottom o( the s'a.0ected to the (#re test method #n )%B!@L)-/111. and 3.1.y /entences 223 and 233 and &erm#tted .e#ng #ncor&orated #n the assem. !. >F#re .1.. are &erm#tted #n an assem.2.e#ng #ncor&orated #n the assem.o5es are &erm#tted #n an assem.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout . 2a3 sea'ed .een tested #ncor&orat#ng that ser$#ce e:u#&ment.'y at the t#me o( test#ng as re:u#red .y a fire stop that.2.'es w#th combustible 0ac7et#ng that are more than 21 mm #n o$era'' d#ameter are &erm#tted to &enetrate a fire separation re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout . >F#re "oors and Other O&en#ng -rotect#$es?.1.rane (orm#ng &art o( an assem. fire dampers are &erm#tted to &enetrate a fire separation or a mem. or 2. w#th combustible #nsu'at#on.1.1. s#ng'e or grou&ed.e#ng #ncor&orated #n the assem.rane and the .y /entence 233.1. 879 @n'ess s&ec#(#ca''y des#gned w#th a fire stop.4. %enetr$tions in +ire (e.9.1.9.223 sha'' . &ro$#ded the o$era'' d#ameter o( the s#ng'e or grou&ed w#res or ca.e sea'ed at the &enetrat#on . &enetrat#ons o( a fire separation or a mem.y the &enetrat#on o( a (#re s&r#n7'er #s co$ered .'es are not grou&ed and are s&aced a m#n#mum o( 300 mm a&art.ests o( F#resto& /ystems?. &ro$#ded the fire damper #s #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 0.2. >F#re .e sea'ed .y %rt#c'e 3. 8<9 3oncombustible e'ectr#ca' out'et . when su.3 the annu'ar s&ace .9.2. when su.6.o5 #s not more than 160 cm2.s 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .ests o( F#resto& /ystems?.edded #n a concrete ('oor s'a.'y at the t#me o( test#ng as re:u#red .4.2. 223 or 233.y a fire stop that.etween the raceway and the .. has an F rat#ng not 'ess than the fire-protection rating re:u#red (or closures #n the fire separation #n con(ormance w#th .1. 8!9 -enetrat#ons o( a fire separation #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?.2.y a meta' escutcheon &'ate #n accordance w#th BF-% 13. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .9.rane #nto the .$r$tions $nd +ire:R$ted Assemblies !.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout ha$#ng to meet the fire stop re:u#rements o( /entence 213.a. &ro$#ded the concrete co$er .9..e#ng #ncor&orated #n the assem.!.1.'y at the t#me o( test#ng as re:u#red . 879 %ombustible e'ectr#ca' out'et .y %rt#c'es 3.1.1. o&t#ca' (#.e noncombustible un'ess the assem.1. 859 %ombustible tota''y enc'osed raceways that are em.rane (orm#ng &art o( an assem.o5 does not e5ceed 3 mm. 2a3 they do not e5ceed. and 2. 829 -enetrat#ons o( a firewall or a hor#Conta' fire separation that #s re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.9.1. rat#ng not 'ess than the fireresistance rating re:u#red (or the fire separation o( the assem. !.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout .'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca. 0ac7ets or sheathes that con(orm to the re:u#rements o( )'ause 3. .'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating w#thout ha$#ng to meet the fire stop re:u#rements o( /entence 213.1 .1.e. 859 /&r#n7'ers are &erm#tted to &enetrate a fire separation or a mem.o5es that &enetrate a fire separation or a mem. e'ectr#ca' out'et .9.20.3 t#ght'y (#tted.. tota''y enc'osed raceways or other s#m#'ar ser$#ce e:u#&ment that &enetrate an assem.3.4.'es.

y /entence 223. !. 8<9 65ce&t as re:u#red .1.est o( )e#'#ng F#resto& F'a& %ssem.'y ass#gned a fire-resistance rating on the .ing %enetr$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . >F#re .2.7. !. the &#&#ng sha'' .9. 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .ers that are connected to or su&&orted on a firewall and ha$e a fire-resistance rating 'ess than that re:u#red (or the firewall.etween the e5&osed and une5&osed s#des.2132a3.'y used as a plenum sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'e 3.2. 2a3 se&arated . 829 %ombustible &#&#ng that #s &art o( a system descr#.<. or 2.y a fire stop that has an F rat#ng not 'ess than the fireresistance rating re:u#red (or the fire separation when su.ests o( F#resto& /ystems?.3 the fire compartments on each s#de o( the firewall or hor#Conta' fire separation sha'' .9. +ire2$lls !. or 2. &ro$#ded the &#&#ng #s sea'ed at the &enetrat#on . %re1ention o/ +ire2$ll Coll$. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.etween the e5&osed and une5&osed s#des.y o&en#ngs 'ead#ng #nto ducts w#th#n the ce#'#ng s&ace &ro$#ded. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.9. 8=9 %ombustible &#&#ng (or centra' $acuum c'ean#ng systems #s &erm#tted to &enetrate a fire separation. &ro$#ded the &#&#ng #s sea'ed at the &enetrat#on .3.1.3 the amount o( o&en#ngs and the#r &rotect#on con(orm to the re:u#rements o( <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2. >F#re .6.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating. O. or 2.1.e sea'ed at the &enetrat#on . >F#re .0ected to the (#re test method #n )%B!@L)-/111.1. !.2 .1. w#th the h#gher &ressure on the e5&osed s#de.1.een tested w#th a &ressure d#((erent#a' o( 10 -a .y a fire stop #n con(ormance w#th )'ause 3.3 a mem.9. 2a3 the ducts are sheet stee'.etween a ch'or#ne gas service room .1. %lenums 819 % ce#'#ng assem.enings t0roug0 $ )embr$ne Ceiling 819 % mem. e'ectr#ca' out'et .1. combustible &#&#ng not more than 21 mm #n d#ameter conta#n#ng ch'or#ne gas #s &erm#tted to &enetrate a fire separation .2.y /entence 2.e &enetrated . 879 65ce&t as re:u#red . and 2. .u#'t #n con0unct#on w#th a public pool or public spa and the rema#nder o( the building.1.rane that (orms &art o( an assem.se 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2132a3.as#s o( <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2.1>. #s &erm#tted to . w#th a &ressure d#((erent#a' o( 10 -a . w#th the h#gher &ressure on the e5&osed s#de.y /entence 2.y a fire stop that has an F.e used #( any &art o( the &#&#ng system &enetrates.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fireresistance rating. !.ranes re:u#red #n /entence 213 sha'' con(orm to )%B!@L)-/112. combustible &#&#ng #s &erm#tted to &enetrate a $ert#ca' or hor#Conta' fire separation.o5es on o&&os#te s#des o( a $ert#ca' fire separation re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha'' . Combustible %i.ed #n /entence 213 sha'' not . 829 7ire stop flaps #n ce#'#ng mem.5.9 8here combustible &#&#ng &enetrates a firewall or a hor#Conta' fire separation descr#.213.2132a3. &ro$#ded the fire compartments on each s#de o( the fire separation are sprin#lered and the &#&#ng #s sea'ed at the &enetrat#on .9.'#es?.9.rane ce#'#ng (orm#ng &art o( an assem.3 #nsta''ed #n ad0acent stud ca$#t#es. 8.e.y a fire stop #n con(ormance w#th )'ause 3. sha'' .e 'ocated #n a vertical service space.e des#gned so that the (a#'ure o( the (ram#ng systems dur#ng a (#re w#'' not a((ect the #ntegr#ty o( the firewall dur#ng the (#re.1.ests o( F#resto& /ystems?.1. 2a3 a fire separation re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating. rat#ng not 'ess than the fire-resistance rating re:u#red (or the firewall or hor#Conta' fire separation when su.e sprin#lered.0ected to the (#re test method #n )%B!@L)-/111. combustible &#&#ng sha'' not .4.y a hor#Conta' d#stance o( not 'ess than 600 mm. >F#re .ests o( F#resto& /ystems?.3. 2a3 the fire stop sha'' ha$e . combustible &#&#ng #s &erm#tted to &enetrate a fire separation re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating or #s &erm#tted to &enetrate a mem. and the &#&#ng #s sea'ed at the &enetrat#on .8.9 @n'ess &ro$#ded w#th a fire stop #n accordance w#th )%B!@L)-/111. combustible dra#n &#&#ng #s &erm#tted to &enetrate a hor#Conta' fire separation. &ro$#ded #t 'eads d#rect'y (rom a noncombustible water c'oset through a concrete ('oor s'a.ed #n /entence 3. and.1>.y /entences 233 to 2 3.y /entence 2. &ro$#ded the #nsta''at#on con(orms to the re:u#rements that a&&'y to combustible &#&#ng s&ec#(#ed #n /entence 233. the connect#ons and su&&orts (or structura' (ram#ng mem.y /entences 243 to 2.1. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red .3.rane that (orms &art o( an assem.1.3.y a fire stop #n con(ormance w#th )'ause 3.3.

2#3 &er(ormance dur#ng (#re cond#t#ons. 2a3 the assem.1.oth s#des o( the firewall has a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than. e5ce&t that where the u&&er &ort#on o( a firewall se&arates floor areas conta#n#ng other than 4rou& 6 or 4rou& F. 2#3 a 4rou& *.1>.2. 8!9 % firewall #s &erm#tted to . #n that &ort#on #mmed#ate'y a. or 2##3 a 4rou& *. or 2##3 2 h #( the firewall #s re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 4 h. and 2. the fire-resistance rating o( the u&&er &ort#on o( the firewall #s &erm#tted to . and 2. 2a3 the roo( s'a.e #nsta''ed so that the#r co''a&se w#'' not cause the co''a&se o( the firewall. "#$#s#on 2 major occupancy.e constructed as a fire separation o( noncombustible construction ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 4 h.sect#on 3.. 2a3 a fire separation ha$#ng one-ha'( o( the fire-resistance rating re:u#red (or the firewall . "#$#s#on 1 or 2 sha'' . #s &erm#tted to commence at the ('oor assem.ut not to each other.1. a'' storeys o( a building or buildings so se&arated. R$ting o/ +ire2$lls 819 % firewall that se&arates a building or buildings w#th floor areas conta#n#ng a 4rou& 6 or a 4rou& F.'#es each t#ed to #ts res&ect#$e building (rame .y masonry or concrete. 859 % firewall &erm#tted to ha$e a fire-resistance rating not more than 2 h need not .2.3 900 mm h#gh (or a firewall re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 4 h.!.e not 'ess than 2 h. a firewall sha'' e5tend a.213 and 223. 859 -#&#ng.o$e the storage garage.e &ro$#ded . 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 829 % firewall that se&arates a building or buildings w#th floor areas conta#n#ng major occupancies other than 4rou& 6 or 4rou& F.y /entences 3.1.1.3 .o$e the roo( sur(ace to (orm a &ara&et not 'ess than..3 des#gned so that the co''a&se o( one wa'' assem.y /entences 223 and 3. and 2###3 res#stance to damage (rom mo#sture.e su&&orted on the structura' (rame o( a building o( noncombustible construction &ro$#ded the su&&ort#ng (rame has a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the firewall. !.oth s#des o( the firewall are sprin#lered.1>. &ro$#ded each wa'' assem.3 the des#gn con(orms to %rt#c'e 4. "#$#s#on 1 or 2 major occupancy sha'' .e constructed o( masonry or concrete &ro$#ded. and 2e3 the firewall does not se&arate a building regu'ated . "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy.'y w#'' not cause the co''a&se o( the other.1.10. on . the re:u#red fire-resistance rating o( a firewall. 2#3 1 h #( the firewall #s re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.223. 2a3 110 mm h#gh (or a firewall re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.1. 2d3 the firewall se&arates buildings or buildings w#th floor areas that do not conta#n.5.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.2.1>. &ro$#ded.o$e a basement storage garage con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. e5ce&t that a firewall 'ocated a.o$e the firewall.'y &ro$#d#ng the fire-resistance rating #s &rotected aga#nst damage that wou'd com&rom#se the #ntegr#ty o( the assem.2. sha'' .3 there are no concea'ed s&aces w#th#n the roo( s'a.1. !. %$r$. "#$#s#on 1 or 2 major occupancies.3.10.e constructed as a fire separation o( noncombustible construction ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. 829 % firewall #s &erm#tted to term#nate on the unders#de o( a re#n(orced concrete roo( s'a. ducts and tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways sha'' . 2##3 mechan#ca' damage dur#ng the norma' use o( the building.1. .'y #s. and 2.'y #mmed#ate'y a. e5ce&t (or closures. 2.'y. Continuit3 o/ +ire2$lls 819 % firewall sha'' e5tend (rom the ground cont#nuous'y through.6 (rom another building un'ess the buildings on .829 /entence 213 does not a&&'y to a firewall cons#st#ng o( two se&arate wa'' assem.y /entence 243. !.1.2. or ad0acent to. 2c3 the 'e$e' o( &er(ormance o( the firewall #s not 'ess than o( masonry or concrete #n the areas o(.ets 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .

.e &ro$#ded. .1.6.1.4 m o( combustible &ro0ect#ons and w#ndow or door o&en#ngs o( the ad0acent building.223.y /entence 223.1. #nc'ud#ng #nsu'at#on .$ces 819 7ire bloc#s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. 829 7ire bloc#s con(orm#ng to /entence 213 are not re:u#red &ro$#ded. so that the ma5#mum area o( the concea'ed s&ace #s not more than 2 m2.1.1.he re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.1>.223.11.1>.y a firewall.11. fire bloc#s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.1.ut not #nc'ud#ng w#r#ng.'y conta#ns not more than one concea'ed a#r s&ace and the hor#Conta' th#c7ness o( that a#r s&ace #s not more than 21 mm.1.1. 2. fire bloc#s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.3 at e$ery ce#'#ng 'e$e' where the ce#'#ng (orms &art o( an assem. )$?imum O.1.etween concea'ed $ert#ca' and hor#Conta' s&aces #n #nter#or co$ed ce#'#ngs. (e.$r$tion o/ Conce$led (.orting Elements 819 +n a building re:u#red to . +ire BlocAs bet2een 'ertic$l $nd Eori-ont$l (.. sha'' a&&'y to the e5terna' wa''s o( two buildings that meet at a firewall at an ang'e 'ess than 131°.enings 819 O&en#ngs #n a firewall sha'' con(orm to the s#Ce '#m#ts descr#.<. +ire BlocAs in 6$ll Assemblies 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .ut #s &erm#tted to e5tend across a roo( a.3 at the end o( each run and at each ('oor 'e$e' #n concea'ed s&aces . &#&#ng or s#m#'ar ser$#ces.1.11. +ire BlocAs bet2een N$iling $nd (u.osure %rotection /or Ad@$cent 6$lls 819 . that e5tend outward .11.14. ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21 on any e5&osed sur(ace. 829 +( buildings are se&arated .1. !.e o( noncombustible construction. a concea'ed s&ace #n wh#ch there #s an e5&osed ce#'#ng (#n#sh w#th a flame-spread rating more than 21. &'at(orms. E?..3.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating.11. .etween sta#r str#ngers #n wh#ch the e5&osed construct#on mater#a's w#th#n the s&ace ha$e a flame-spread rating more than 21. sha'' . sha'' .ers &erm#tted .. 2c3 the e5&osed mater#a's w#th#n the wa'' s&ace.1. or 2d3 the #nsu'ated wa'' assem.10.e &ro$#ded #n the concea'ed s&aces created .1>..1.o$e the u&&er roo( sur(ace to (orm a &ara&et.11. sha'' . 829 +n a building re:u#red to .e &erm#tted w#th#n 2. !. !.!.11.7. 2.y the wood mem.ed #n %rt#c'e 3. and fire bloc#s are #nsta''ed so that the $ert#ca' d#stance .o$e a firewall that #s term#nated #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.7.$ces .1. !. dro& ce#'#ngs and so((#ts #n wh#ch the e5&osed construct#on mater#a's w#th#n the s&ace ha$e a flame-spread rating more than 21... canopies. ce#'#ng and craw' s&aces sha'' .y /entence 3.$ces 819 )oncea'ed s&aces #n #nter#or wa''.etween them #s not more than 10 m. and 2c3 so that the ma5#mum hor#Conta' d#mens#on #s not more than 20 m and the ma5#mum $ert#ca' d#mens#on #s not more than 3 m. so that the ma5#mum area o( a concea'ed s&ace #s not more than 10 m2. Combustible %ro@ections 819 %ombustible mater#a' sha'' not e5tend across the end o( a firewall .. .. or on any sur(ace that wou'd .y fire bloc#s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.'oc7 o(( concea'ed s&aces w#th#n a wa'' assem. +ire BlocAs in Conce$led (.etween wood na#'#ng e'ements..11. ea$e &ro0ect#ons and sta#rs.11. combustible &ro0ect#ons on the e5ter#or o( one building.2. !.e not more than 21F o( the ent#re 'ength o( the firewall.1.4 ..1.1.1.eyond the end o( the firewall.'y. 2a3 at a'' #nterconnect#ons .e se&arated (rom concea'ed s&aces #n e5ter#or wa''s and attic or roof spaces .829 % firewall that se&arates two buildings w#th roo(s at d#((erent e'e$at#ons need not e5tend a..e &ro$#ded to . sha'' not .a'con#es. !.3 the e5&osed construct#on mater#a's and any #nsu'at#on w#th#n the wa'' s&ace are noncombustible.$ces !.y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on. 2a3 the wa'' s&ace #s (#''ed w#th #nsu'at#on. #nc'ud#ng .5.1.2. and 2. +ire BlocAs in Eori-ont$l Conce$led (.3.11.11.. !.e o( noncombustible construction. 2a3 at e$ery ('oor 'e$e'.e e5&osed . !. and the aggregate w#dth o( o&en#ngs sha'' .etween the roo(s #s more than 3 m.e &ro$#ded w#th fire bloc#s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. &ro$#ded the d#((erence #n e'e$at#on . sha'' .

. 2c3 e5tends (rom .er not 'ess than 3 mm th#c7.e o( combustible construction. wood na#'#ng e'ements descr#. and 2d3 com&'ete'y (#''s the &ort#on o( the $ert#ca' s&ace .1.11..'e wythe wa'' assem.y construct#on e'ements or . and 2.'#es?.re #nsu'at#on .e tested #n con(ormance w#th /entence 213 &ro$#ded a'' 0o#nts ha$e cont#nuous su&&ort.e'ow the . a fire stop sha'' .er sha'' . +ire BlocA )$teri$ls 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2a3 at 'ocat#ons where the concea'ed s&ace e5tends across the ends o( re:u#red $ert#ca' fire separations. #n a combustible roo( system &erm#tted .onded &'ywood.y /entence 3.1 mm th#c7 w#th 0o#nts su&&orted.e used to .1.'oc7 the $ert#ca' s&ace #n a dou.oard.ed #n %rt#c'e 3.. 859 +n a building &erm#tted to . !. 879 O&en#ngs through mater#a's re(erred to #n /entences 213 to 243 sha'' .er. #n wh#ch s&r#n7'ers are not #nsta''ed.. !.e se&arated . .e tested #n con(ormance w#th /entence 213.1.e se&arated .1.1 . a mansard sty'e roo(.'y (ormed at the #ntersect#on o( the ('oor assem.o$e the to& o( the .1. #nto com&artments not more than.2.223.1.e o( combustible construction.e o( noncombustible construction.1.. #etermin$tion o/ R$tings 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .'y or roo( assem.a'cony or a canopy #n wh#ch e5&osed construct#on mater#a's w#th#n the s&ace ha$e a flame-spread rating more than 21. roc7 or s'ag.3.3 mm th#c7 need not .1.<.11. 2. &ro$#ded the #nsu'at#on . 829 4y&sum .y construct#on con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. mater#a's used to se&arate concea'ed s&aces #nto com&artments are &erm#tted to .'y o( combustible construction.3 mater#a's used to se&arate concea'ed s&aces #nto com&artments sha'' rema#n #n &'ace and &re$ent the &assage o( ('ames (or not 'ess than 11 m#n when su.e se&arated . 2a3 so'#d 'um. #( the e5&osed construct#on mater#a's w#th#n the s&ace ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21. sha'' . sha'' .re$d R$ting $nd (moAe #e1elo. +ire BlocAs in Cr$2l (.. .1.ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?.ed Cl$ssi/ic$tion !. need not . 829 % concea'ed s&ace #n an e5ter#or corn#ce. 8!9 +n a building re:u#red to .2. 2a3 600 m2 #n area w#th no d#mens#on more than 60 m.0ected to the standard (#re e5&osure #n )%B!@L)-/101.oard not 'ess than 12. or 2c3 two th#c7nesses o( 'um. >F#re 6ndurance .$ces 819 % craw' s&ace that #s not cons#dered as a basement .12.'oc7 o(( the s&ace. and #n wh#ch s&r#n7'ers are not #nsta''ed. >.est (or /ur(ace *urn#ng )haracter#st#cs o( *u#'d#ng <ater#a's and %ssem.1..y construct#on con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. 8<9 8here mater#a's re(erred to #n /entences 213 to 243 are &enetrated .y construct#on con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.ottom &'ate #n the u&&er storey. a hor#Conta' concea'ed s&ace w#th#n a ('oor assem. sha'' .er not 'ess than 3 mm th#c7 to .oard not 'ess than 12.oard.1.9.3 &heno'#c ..ottom o( the to& &'ates #n the 'ower storey to a.y /entence 223 and as &erm#tted .6.11.213.as#s o( no (ewer than three tests conducted #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/102. #nto com&artments not more than 600 m 2 #n area w#th no d#mens#on more than 30 m.e &rotected to ma#nta#n the #ntegr#ty o( the construct#on. 223.11.3 #s secure'y (astened to one set o( studs.1.1.11. the flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on o( a mater#a'..e. !.819 65ce&t (or a craw' s&ace con(orm#ng to /entence 3. and #n a ra#sed &'at(orm &erm#tted .3 300 m2 #n area w#th no d#mens#on more than 20 m. where the w#dth or he#ght o( the concea'ed s&ace re:u#res more than one &#ece o( 'um.oard. #( the e5&osed construct#on mater#a's w#th#n the s&ace ha$e a flame-spread rating more than 21.9 +n a building &erm#tted to . a .. 8.e used to sea' the &enetrat#on.3 so that the ma5#mum d#mens#on #n the concea'ed s&ace #s not more than 20 m.1.y /entence 233.1. 2a3 has a dens#ty not 'ess than 41 7g!m3.'y. mm th#c7 and sheet stee' not 'ess than 0. or strand. or structura' mem.11.'y and the wa''s.etween the headers and . sem#-r#g#d (#. assem.etween the wa'' &'ates. +l$me:(. &roduced (rom g'ass. #s &erm#tted to . and 2. each not 'ess than 19 mm th#c7 w#th 0o#nts staggered.y /entence 3.y ser$#ce e:u#&ment.e determ#ned on the .y /entences 223 to 243 and 2. 2. wa(er.12.6.y %rt#c'e 3.

2a3 #nter#or c'add#ng o( &'aster.. g'aC#ng and '#ght d#((users and 'enses 4rou& * occupancies 6"its213 Lo.1. s7y'#ghts. 6.'#es o( heavy timber construction #n such &assageways ?ertical service spaces Botes to .1. T$ble !.er #s &erm#tted to . >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?. $eneer or wa''&a&er. Interior +inis0 !. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'y. 2.13.2.r#c. #nc'ud#ng doors.829 .'e 3. doors.sect#on. "#$#s#on 1 occupancies.sprin#lered 4rou& * occupancies.13.y /entence 233.1!. sha'' .223 #s &erm#tted to ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 110. 2.1. 2a3 #s des#gned (or use #n a re'at#$e'y hor#Conta' &os#t#on w#th on'y #ts to& sur(ace e5&osed to a#r.e determ#ned on the .re$d R$tings Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.4.1!.y th#s /u. >. 4rou& * occupancies are re:u#red to .1!.a.1. #nc'ud#ng. #( the mater#a' or assem.e not more than 110 and sha'' con(orm to .10.1. 8!9 "oors w#th#n a dwelling unit need not con(orm to /entences 213 and 223.'y sha'' .1!.4.2. need not con(orm to /entence 213 &ro$#ded they ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 200.ccupancy. other than those #n 4rou& %. .as#s o( no (ewer than three tests conducted #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/102. +l$me:(.3 cannot . w#ndows and tr#m. 3.4. "#$#s#on 1 occupancies.2. "#$#s#on 1 occupancies.1. 879 65ce&t #n the case o( 4rou& %.tion 819 +nter#or (#n#sh mater#a' sha'' #nc'ude any mater#a' that (orms &art o( the #nter#or sur(ace o( a ('oor.2.4. or 2c3 #s thermo&'ast#c.ed #n /entence 3. %lumbing +i?tures $nd B$t0rooms +inis0es .: /ee %rt#c'es 3.re$d R$ting 819 65ce&t as otherw#se re:u#red or &erm#tted . assem.223 )o$ered $eh#cu'ar &assageways. 2d3 '#ght#ng e'ements. /ee -art 11 (or reno$at#ons o( e5#st#ng non. 1.a. !. #nc'ud#ng g'aC#ng and s7y'#ghts. 4..1.1.2. Locat#on or 6'ement )o'umn 2 )o'umn 3 <a5#mum 7lame-Spread 1ating (or 8a''s and )e#'#ngs Sprin#lered Bot Sprin#lered 110 . +l$me:(. 2. Interior +inis0 #escri. and 3.'#es?. partition or ce#'#ng. 213 223 4rou& %.#es descr#.1 223 21 21 21 21 1.est (or /ur(ace *urn#ng )haracter#st#cs o( F'oor#ng.e tested #n con(ormance w#th /entence 213 w#thout the use o( su&&ort#ng mater#a' that #s not re&resentat#$e o( the #ntended #nsta''at#on.#es descr#.2. &a#nt.e sprin#lered.1. e5ce&t that u& to 21F o( the tota' wa'' area o( 'o.y /entence 213 to ha$e a flame-spread rating 'ess than 110 #s &erm#tted to ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 110.2. combustible doors.e cons#dered #n the ca'cu'at#on o( wa'' and ce#'#ng areas descr#.ed #n /entence 243.ed #n /entence 3.2.'e 3. s7y'#ghts. &'ast#c.'y. 859 @& to 10F o( the tota' wa'' area and 10F o( the tota' ce#'#ng area o( a wa'' or ce#'#ng (#n#sh that #s re:u#red . such as '#ght d#((users and 'enses (orm#ng &art o( the (#n#shed sur(ace o( the ce#'#ng. F'oor )o$er#ngs. the flame-spread rating o( #nter#or wa'' and ce#'#ng (#n#shes.1.6 .13. or structura' mem.13. !. 8!9 % mater#a'. wood or t#'e. g'aC#ng and '#ght d#((users and 'enses sha'' not .!. wa''.1. !.3 sur(ac#ng o( (a. 2c3 doors.13.213 +tem )o'umn 1 .1!. e5ce&t (or roo( assem.he flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on o( a mater#a' or assem. and <#sce''aneous <ater#a's and %ssem.e ass#gned a flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on on the .as#s o( <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2. and 2e3 car&et mater#a' that o$er'#es a ('oor that #s not #ntended as the (#n#shed ('oor.1 110 21 21 21 21 .

care and treatment or detention occupancy..2.1.est (or /ur(ace *urn#ng )haracter#st#cs o( F'oor#ng.'e 3. >.he flame-spread rating '#m#ts s&ec#(#ed #n /entence 213 do not a&&'y to a corr#dor #n wh#ch the flame-spread rating #s not more than 110 &ro$#ded the floor area #s sprin#lered.he flame-spread rating '#m#t s&ec#(#ed #n /entence 213 does not a&&'y to corr#dors re(erred to #n /entence 213 &ro$#ded the flame-spread rating #s not more than. 2c3 a corr#dor ser$#ng c'assrooms.ottom o( the test a&&aratus .e not more than 200.5. !.1!.. care and treatment or detention occupancy. 879 65ce&t #n a floor area that #s sprin#lered and as &erm#tted #n /entence 263. the #nter#or wa''.. and to the flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on $a'ues #n .est o( L#ght "#((users and Lenses?.1!. +l$me:(.he flame-spread rating o( #nter#or wa'' and ce#'#ng (#n#shes (or a .1.eneath the e'ements. and 2d3 are not used #n a corr#dor that #s re:u#red to .y a fire separation sha'' .1!.he flame-spread rating o( combustible '#ght d#((users and 'enses #n a'' occupancies other than 4rou& %. the #nter#or ce#'#ng (#n#sh o( corr#dors and occupancies re(erred to #n /entences 213 and 243 sha'' ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21.'#es?. 2.3. Eig0 Buildings 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .1.e more than the flame-spread rating '#m#ts re:u#red e'sewhere #n th#s /u.1. to 3.6.2 m a&art.1.1!.<. and 2..3 a corr#dor used . the flame-spread rating sha'' . T$ble !.13. "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to .7..he flame-spread rating '#m#ts s&ec#(#ed #n /entences 213 to 233 a&&'y to occupancies #n the corr#dor as we'' as to the corr#dor #tse'(.y /entences 223 and 233. (A3lig0ts 819 +nd#$#dua' combustible s7y'#ghts #n a corr#dor that #s re:u#red to . or 2##3 a care..3 (a'' to the ..1. .athroom #n a suite o( residential occupancy sha'' .13.y /entences 223 and 233. F'oor )o$er#ngs.e not more than 1 m2 #n area and not 'ess than 1. 829 4lumbing fi"tures sha'' ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 200. Corridors 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'#c #n. 2.2. and <#sce''aneous <ater#a's and %ssem. <a5#mum /mo7e "e$e'o&ed )'ass#(#cat#on .213 and 223 +tem )o'umn 1 Locat#on or 6'ement )o'umn 2 )o'umn 3 )o'umn 4 <a5#mum 7lame-Spread 1ating )o'umn 1 )o'umn 6 )o'umn .sect#on.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the storey .1. 2a3 ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 210 and a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 600 when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/102.1 (or the #nter#or wa'' (#n#sh o(. 8!9 ..1. !. 2a3 a public corridor.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.y the &u.6. 829 .re$d R$ting $nd (moAe #e1elo.13. or 2d3 a corr#dor ser$#ng s'ee&#ng rooms #n a care.a. 2c3 are not &re$ented (rom (a''#ng (rom the ce#'#ng . Lig0t #i//users $nd Lenses 819 .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .1!.13. 859 .e(ore #gn#t#ng when tested #n con(ormance w#th @L)-/102. &ro$#ded the '#ght d#((users and 'enses.y construct#on 'ocated . >F#re . !.3 110 on the 'ower ha'( o( the wa''. !. sha'' con(orm to the flame-spread rating re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3.e not more than .. ce#'#ng and ('oor (#n#shes #n a building regu'ated .he flame-spread rating '#m#ts s&ec#(#ed #n /entences 213 and 223 (or corr#dors re(erred to #n /entence 213 do not a&&'y to a corr#dor #n wh#ch the flame-spread rating #s not more than 110 &ro$#ded the floor area #s sprin#lered.1.sect#on 3. 2a3 21 on the u&&er ha'( o( the wa''.y a fire separation or #n an e"it sha(t un'ess #nd#$#dua' d#((users or 'enses are not more than 1 m2 #n area and are not 'ess than 1. 2#3 an assembly occupancy.819 .2 m a&art.2. 8<9 .ed Cl$ssi/ic$tion in $ Eig0 Building Form#ng -art o( /entences 3.

1!.1>.9 % thera&eut#c .1.1. 2a3 the flame-spread ratings re:u#red . .3 a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 300.ed #n /entence 3.4.. 8!9 .y descr#.1!. !. and 2. 879 % plumbing fi"ture that #s not 'ocated #n a 4rou& * occupancy need not com&'y w#th /entence 243 #( the building #s sprin#lered. !. sha'' a&&'y #n add#t#on to the re:u#rements #n th#s /u.1. 2.e e5&osed .y cutt#ng through the mater#a' #n any d#rect#on. !.sect#on 3.223 )orr#dors not w#th#n suites 6'e$ator cars 6'e$ator $est#. $est#.eneath and the guard on the &assageway. a 'o.y /u.sect#on sha'' a'so a&&'y to any sur(ace #n the e"it that wou'd . 3. 2.4. heavy timber construction #n a sprin#lered building and fire-retardant treated wood.1.1.r#m.3.1.1!.233 and 3.10. e5ce&t that th#s re:u#rement does not a&&'y to doors. 2a3 does not o&en d#rect'y #nto &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms.u'es Service spaces and service rooms Other 'ocat#ons and e'ements 8a'' /ur(ace 21 223 )e#'#ng /ur(ace 213 21 223 F'oor /ur(ace 21 300 300 300 21 Bo '#m#t 8a'' /ur(ace 10 100 410 100 10 300 )e#'#ng F'oor /ur(ace 213 /ur(ace 10 10 10 410 100 10 10 100 410 300 10 Bo '#m#t . the #nter#or wa'' and ce#'#ng (#n#shes o( an underground wal#way sha'' . nderground 6$lA2$3s 819 65ce&t (or &a#nt.u'e to an e"it sta#rway.1 21 21 223 Botes to T$ble !. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entences 213 to 2.u'es to e"it sta#rs and 'o.'e 3.1. a $est#.. 213 223 6"it sta#rways. 8.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u. m#''wor7 and doors #n an e"it sta#rway. 829 65ce&t (or a building o( 4rou& * major occupancy and e'e$ator cars. 2a3 #t #s #n a room where the wa'' sur(aces ha$e a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 200.1 21 21 223 .ed #n /entence 3.4..13.4. 2#3 a 4rou& ) occupancy. ('oor and ce#'#ng (#n#shes need not con(orm to the $a'ues #n .=.1. 4.3 #s sprin#lered.e o( noncombustible materials.213 (or '#ght#ng e'ements.e o( noncombustible construction.ath#ng system #n a 4rou& * occupancy need not com&'y w#th /entence 243 #( the room #n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated.6.3 the flame-spread ratings (or e"its #n th#s /u.3 #t #s 'ocated #n.sect#on 3.he wa'' and ce#'#ng (#n#shes o( an e5ter#or e"it &assageway that &ro$#des the on'y means of egress (rom the rooms or suites #t ser$es.1..#es descr#. .4.. and 2.. or 2##3 a 4rou& * occupancy and the building #s sprin#lered. 2a3 a flame-spread rating not more than 110.223.213. the flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on o( #nter#or wa''. 6. 1.2.. or a corr#dor not w#th#n a suite need not con(orm to the flame-spread rating and smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on re:u#rements o( /entence 213. &ro$#ded the building #s sprin#lered and the s&r#n7'er system #s e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed #n con(ormance w#th /entences 3.1!. Noncombustible Construction 819 +n a building re:u#red to .. sha'' ha$e a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 300. 8<9 % plumbing fi"ture may ha$e a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on more than 300 . E?terior E?it %$ss$ge2$3 819 .sect#on. and 2c3 an aggregate area not more than 10F o( the area o( the wa'' or ce#'#ng on wh#ch they occur.2.13.1. and 2.4.4.a. sha'' ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21.2. e5ce&t that a flame-spread rating not more than 110 #s &erm#tted (or u& to 10F o( the tota' wa'' area and (or u& to 10F o( the tota' ce#'#ng area.& /ee /entence 3.2. Other re:u#rements o( th#s -art a&&'y.9.ut not more than 100 #(. #nc'ud#ng the so((#t . &ro$#ded they ha$e.2. plumbing fi"tures #n a building regu'ated .

&ro$#ded the roo( co$er#ng #s under'a#d w#th noncombustible mater#a'.ies $nd )$r4uees 819 Fa. 3..he wa''.. mm th#c7 gy&sum . ce#'#ng and ('oor sur(aces o( e'e$ator cars sha'' ha$e a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 410.e determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/10.1.19.'#es?. C$no. 2a3 a tent. Roo/ Co1ering Cl$ssi/ic$tion 819 % roo( co$er#ng c'ass#(#cat#on sha'' .3 the dec7 #s used to com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /entences 3.1. +$brics !.oard. !.est (or F#re /&read @nder Roo(-"ec7 %ssem.#nat#on o( the #tems descr#.1. 2a3 #t su&&orts a combustible mater#a' a.'y sha'' meet the cond#t#ons o( acce&tance o( )%B!@L)-/126. 2#3 . 2.17.3 heavy timber construction.2.1. Roo/ Assemblies !.1. 2a3 the combustible mater#a' a. #(.9 . e$ery roo( co$er#ng sha'' ha$e a )'ass %.'y. 2c3 noncombustible construction.1.2.$nt Lo$d #etermin$tion . !.y /entence 223.2.0.ests o( Roo( )o$er#ngs?.sect#on 3..2. Ele1$tor C$rs 819 . or 2##3 .223.'y has a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. Occu. 829 /u&&orts (or the roo( dec7 assem. Roo/ Co1ering !.1.2.2. canopy or mar uee that #s 'ocated w#th#n or attached to a building o( any ty&e o( construct#on sha'' con(orm to )%B!@L)-/109.'y #( 'ocated .y /entence 223.223 (or noncombustible construction.1.2.2.223.2. Roo/ Co1erings 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .y a therma' .1.2.11.1.2.'#es?. 3.2.1<.1<.2232c3 to 2e3 that #s 'ocated on the unders#de o( the combustible mater#a' or . >F'ame ..223.$nt Lo$d !.223..3 the building #s sprin#lered. the roo( dec7 assem.o$e the dec7 that cou'd &ro&agate a (#re . * or ) c'ass#(#cat#on as determ#ned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3. 2a3 fire-retardant treated wood. 829 .1. 3. )et$l Roo/ #ecA Assemblies 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .eneath the roo( dec7. !.2. a meta' roo( dec7 assem. or 2d3 a com.'y re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' cons#st o(.1.2. 829 .12. "#$#s#on 2 occupancy not more than 2 storeys #n building height and not more than 1 000 m2 #n building area. >.r#cs used as &art o( an awn#ng. mechan#ca''y (astened to a su&&ort#ng assem. Occu.3 an air-supported structure.eneath the roo( dec7 assem.eneath the roo( dec7.1.1!.223 and 3.1.. !.2.1..o$e the roo( dec7 #s &rotected.6.r#cs and F#'ms?.2.he wa'' and ce#'#ng sur(aces o( e'e$ator cars sha'' ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than .11. >F#re . +ire:Ret$rd$nt Tre$ted 6ood Roo/ (3stems 819 +( a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system #s used to com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /u. 2. 829 % roo( co$er#ng #s not re:u#red to ha$e a )'ass %.1.1. !.17. or 2c3 the roo( assem.he re:u#rements o( /entence 213 are wa#$ed &ro$#ded. * or ) c'ass#(#cat#on (or. !.15.17.!.ests o( F'ame-Res#stant Fa.arr#er con(orm#ng to one o( )'auses 3. 3. or 2c3 a building o( 4rou& %.15.y not 'ess than 12.'y sha'' meet the cond#t#ons o( acce&tance o( )%B!@L)-/126.21.1.est (or F#re /&read @nder Roo(-"ec7 %ssem. 2. and 2.1.1.32.13. +$bric A2nings.15. >.ed #n )'auses 2a3 to 2c3.1.1.

.0 3. 829 +( a floor area or &art o( #t has .erson$l ser1ices uses &ersona' ser$#ce sho&s o((#ces )erc$ntile uses basements and first storeys second storeys ha$#ng a &r#nc#&a' entrance (rom a &edestr#an thorough(are or a &ar7#ng area d#n#ng. )o'umn 1 .. c$re $nd tre$tment or detention uses *-1 : detent#on :uarters *-2 : treatment and s'ee&#ng room areas *-3 : s'ee&#ng room areas 2/ee a'so %rt#c'e 3.1..ow'#ng a''eys.0 1.. 2#3 (or wh#ch the area #s des#gned. sha'' .40 0..1.3.e$erage and ca(eter#a s&ace other storeys Industri$l uses manu(actur#ng or &rocess rooms storage garages storage s&aces 2warehouse3 a#rcra(t hangars Ot0er uses c'ean#ng and re&a#r o( goods 7#tchens storage public corridors #ntended (or occupancies #n add#t#on to &edestr#an tra$e' )o'umn 2 %rea &er -erson.1.1.60 9.1.00 2 .10 4.er o( &ersons (or the occupancies concerned..00 4.ased on.a.30 46. 6. T$ble !.1. 0 .60 10. Occu.. t#ers and .0 2.#''#ard rooms c'assrooms schoo' sho&s and $ocat#ona' rooms read#ng or wr#t#ng rooms or 'ounges d#n#ng.30 3.1.00 3.e$erage and ca(eter#a s&ace 'a.1. mezzanines.1.60 4. 2a3 the num. sha'' .00 10. a'coho'#c .#t#on ha''s other than those c'ass#(#ed #n 4rou& 6 C$re.00 /ee )'ause 2132.1. or o( a building or &art o( a building not ha$#ng a floor area. 8!9 For the &ur&oses o( th#s %rt#c'e. a'coho'#c .er o( &ersons.3 two &ersons &er s'ee&#ng room or s'ee&#ng area #n a dwelling unit or suite.'e 3.ed #n )'auses 2a3 and 2.orator#es #n schoo's e5h#. 4. or 2##3 determ#ned (rom . 859 +( a room or grou& o( rooms #s #ntended (or d#((erent occupancies at d#((erent t#mes... +tem 1.3.1 0. &oo' and .$nt Lo$d Form#ng -art o( %rt#c'e 3. 1 9..1 0.'e 3. . 1.e .he occupant load o( a floor area or &art o( a floor area.60 9.30 1. (or occupancies other than those descr#.een des#gned (or an occupant load other than that determ#ned (rom .819 .10 1.3 4. 3.'e 3.a.1..60 9. the $a'ue to .60 46.91 0..y&e o( @se o( $uilding or 7loor Area or -art o( 7loor Area Assembl3 uses s&ace w#th (#5ed seats s&ace w#th non-(#5ed seats stages (or theatr#ca' &er(ormances s&ace w#th non-(#5ed seats and ta.60 4.e regarded as &art o( the floor area.30 1. or 2c3 the num.1.1.e the $a'ue that g#$es the greatest num.er o( seats #n an assembly occupancy ha$#ng (#5ed seats.a...60 2.3 Residenti$l uses dwelling units dorm#tor#es Business $nd .00 46. 0 11.'es stand#ng s&ace stad#a and grandstands .e &osted #n a cons&#cuous 'ocat#on.1. a &ermanent s#gn #nd#cat#ng that occupant load sha'' .a'con#es sha'' .e used (rom .1. m2 /ee )'ause 2132a3 0.1. 2. 1 1.

" S the water sur(ace area #n s:uare metres o( the &art o( the &oo' where the st#'' water de&th #s greater than 1 000 mmG and / S the water sur(ace area #n s:uare metres o( the &art o( the &oo' where the st#'' water de&th #s 1 000 mm or 'ess.1.1.er o( &ersons (or wh#ch the s&ace #s des#gned..1.1.1 + / 1.a'con#es.he occupant load o( a room #n wh#ch a dance ('oor #s s#tuated sha'' . 8<9 . (#re esca&es..3.'#c.2. (ection !.10 H or 'ess..2>. m sha'' .1.1. 8. " S the water sur(ace area #n s:uare metres o( the &art o( the &oo' that #s dee&er than 1 310 mmG and / S the water sur(ace area #n s:uare metres o( the &art o( the &oo' that #s 1 310 mm #n de&th or 'ess. Gener$l 1 . a sw#ng o( not 'ess than 1. !.2.e determ#ned (rom . >O$erhead /ystems?.. 2c3 .1=.2. Gl$ss in Gu$rds !.e$erage and ca(eter#a s&aces the occupant load sha'' .19.3 .'e &ro0ect#ons . !.y the (o''ow#ng (ormu'a: occupant load = " 2. sha''.ut not e5ceed#ng 46 7H. >4'ass #n 4uards?.4.he occupant load o( a wave action pool sha'' .1.1.e ca'cu'ated #n res&ect o( that &ort#on o( the room that #s not occu&#ed .'e 3. a'coho'#c .2>.e the num.879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .1 where.e determ#ned .e not 'ess than 3 m. 8!9 8here the sw#ng o( an a.he hor#Conta' c'earance measured (rom the ma5#mum conductor sw#ng to the building.1 + / 1.ut not e5ceed#ng 69 7H.y us#ng an area o( 0. #$nce +loor 819 .3. e5ce&t where necessary to connect to the e'ectr#ca' w#r#ng o( the building.e 'ocated . Cle$r$nce to Buildings 819 % building sha'' not .10 H .213.y an e'ectr#ca' su&&'y author#ty #s not 7nown.he building sha'' . ('at roo(s or other access#.o$e ground e'ectr#ca' conductor not owned or o&erated .eneath e5#st#ng a.e not 'ess than 1 m.!.9 . m. e5ce&t a wave action pool.1. #r$in$ge 819 . #nc'ud#ng . Gl$ss 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3. g'ass #n guards sha'' con(orm to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-13.e 'ocated and the building s#te graded so that water w#'' not accumu'ate at or near the building and w#'' not ad$erse'y a((ect any ad0acent &ro&ert#es.19.y the (o''ow#ng (ormu'a: occupant load = " 2.he occupant load #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . sha'' .1.e not more than that determ#ned . Abo1e Ground Electric$l Conductors !.he occupant load #n /entence 263 sha'' . 829 . (or e'ectr#ca' conductors carry#ng $o'tages greater than 69 7H. or 2d3 con(orm to the re:u#rements o( )%B!)/%-)22.1=. (or e'ectr#ca' conductors carry#ng $o'tages greater than .1. %ublic %ools 819 .4 where.y the dance ('oor.o$e ground e'ectr#ca' conductors.6 m2 &er &erson. 2a3 .1. (or e'ectr#ca' conductors carry#ng $o'tages .1. !..e determ#ned .y /entence 263 or 2.1.e not 'ess than 3.1. 829 .ut#on to the &u. 859 /entences 213 to 233 do not a&&'y to a building conta#n#ng e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment and e'ectr#ca' #nsta''at#ons used e5c'us#$e'y #n the generat#on. !.e used. #r$in$ge $nd Gr$des !.. #n d#n#ng.1.eyond the (ace o( the building. !.3 Bo.1. Building +ire ($/et3 !.a. trans(ormat#on or transm#ss#on o( e'ectr#ca' &ower or energy #ntended (or sa'e or d#str#.he occupant load o( a public pool.1. (or e'ectr#ca' conductors carry#ng $o'tages greater than 46 7H . 2.

e'e$ated wa'7ways and &'at(orms that are #ntended to .eyond the e5ter#or (ace o( the storage garage #( the u&&er storeys are re:u#red to . 3.e occu&#ed..e o( combustible construction. E?ce. or 2.2.1. and /entences 3.e cons#dered as storeys #n ca'cu'at#ng building height &ro$#ded.2.9 9ezzanines.y /entence 213.11.. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red .he e5ter#or wa'' o( a basement that #s re:u#red to . 2#3 1 m .3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2 3 and /entence 3.3..4. or 2 .e &enetrated .o$e a mezzanine need not . 3. 2a3 they are not used (or storage.2. and 2c3 where they are #ntended to .e cons#dered as a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng the building height.e cons#dered as ('oor assem. e5ce&t as &erm#tted .3. 8.o$e the mezzanine ('oor.o$e a mezzanine need not .10.'y a.e cons#dered a storey #( #t con(orms to %rt#c'es 3.e cons#dered as a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng building height &ro$#ded. &ro$#ded the ('oor and roo( assem. the e5ter#or wa''s o( the basement a.4.'#es or mezzanines (or the &ur&ose o( determ#n#ng building height &ro$#ded. the s&ace a.1.0 mm a.3 the area o( mezzanine #n a suite does not e5ceed 10F o( the area o( that suite.o$e the mezzanine #s used as an o&en area w#thout partitions or su. 2.2432a3 and 2c3 to 2e3.2. 8<9 -'at(orms #ntended so'e'y (or &er#od#c #ns&ect#on and e'e$ated catwa'7s need not .11.3.'#es a.2.y closures &ro$#ded.y /entence 213.o$e the basement and.sect#on 3.o$e the (#rst 'e$e' o( mezzanine sha'' .23.e occu&#ed #n 4rou& F.e cons#dered as a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng the building height.2.he s&ace a. concess#on stands and s#m#'ar &ur&oses #nc#denta' to the major occupancy o( the building. 2a3 the storage garage #s sprin#lered. !. and 2.y a &ro0ect#on o( the ('oor or roo( assem.1. 8=9 .4.2123. 829 /&ace under t#ers o( seats #n a building o( the arena ty&e sha'' not .d#$#d#ng wa''s h#gher than 1 0. 2a3 the aggregate area o( mezzanines that are not su&er#m&osed and do not meet the cond#t#ons o( /entence 233 does not e5ceed 10F o( the floor area #n wh#ch they are 'ocated.o$e the ad0o#n#ng ground 'e$e' are constructed as fire separations o(.$r$te Building 819 % basement used &r#mar#'y as a storage garage #s &erm#tted to .e cons#dered as a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng the building height &ro$#ded. 8!9 65ce&t as re:u#red .!.4.y /entence 223.2.y /entences 263 and 2.2. 3.3 noncombustible construction ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 2 h.1.o$e a mezzanine con(orm#ng to /entence 233 #s &erm#tted to #nc'ude an enc'osed s&ace whose area does not e5ceed 10F o( the o&en area o( the room #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated.tions in #etermining Building Eeig0t 819 % roo(-to& enc'osure &ro$#ded (or e'e$ator mach#nery.4. and 3.3 they are constructed w#th noncombustible mater#a's un'ess the building #s &erm#tted to . where the building con(orms to )'auses 3.2. 2a3 the building #s o( noncombustible construction. the s&ace a. e5tend#ng not 'ess than.3 e$ery o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' #s se&arated (rom storeys a.o$e the mezzanine and the room #n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated. and 2.y o&en#ngs that are not &rotected .2. 2a3 masonry or concrete ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.3.4.e o( noncombustible construction.233 the s&ace a.e cons#dered as a se&arate building (or the &ur&oses o( /u. (tor$ge G$r$ge Considered $s $ (e. 2.3.struct $#sua' commun#cat#on .o$e the o&en#ng .1.3. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 major occupancies need not .e cons#dered as add#ng to the building height &ro$#ded the s&ace #s used on'y (or dress#ng rooms.293.3.1. 899 % service space #n wh#ch (ac#'#t#es are #nc'uded to &erm#t a &erson to enter and to underta7e ma#ntenance and other o&erat#ons &erta#n#ng to building ser$#ces (rom w#th#n the service space need not .o$e the basement.233 and 3. and 2.etween the o&en s&ace a. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted . sha'' not . a sta#rway or a service room used (or no &ur&ose other than (or ser$#ce to the building. 2a3 the aggregate area o( mezzanines that are not su&er#m&osed does not e5ceed 40F o( the o&en area o( the room #n wh#ch they are 'ocated. they ha$e an occupant load o( not more than (our &ersons. 829 .2. each 'e$e' o( mezzanine that #s &art'y or who''y su&er#m&osed a.20.3 the occupant load #s not more than (our &ersons.223.2.1.e a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating #n accordance w#th /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . &ro$#ded the enc'osed s&ace does not o.

'#es #n %rt#c'es 3.$nc3 !. !.42.ers o( sta#rways and esca'ators that are not a &art o( the structura' (rame o( a building.2.2.'y #mmed#ate'y a. or 2.2.2.2.2.'y &ro0ect#on re(erred to #n )'ause 2232.'y .eyond the e5ter#or (ace o( the storage garage #( the u&&er storeys are &erm#tted to . or 2c3 the e5ter#or wa''s o( any storeys 'ocated a.ottom ('anges o( she'( ang'es and &'ates that are not a &art o( the structura' (rame. to 3. 829 %'' loadbearing wa''s.y not 'ess than. !.2. 3.1.2. e5ter#or sta#rways..e o( noncombustible construction.2.20.tions to (tructur$l +ire %rotection 819 F#re &rotect#on #s not re:u#red (or.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the ('oor assem.he ('oor assem. 3. &ro$#ded the '#nte's are su&&orted at #nter$a's o( not more than 2 m . 2e3 stee' mem.233. 3.41.2.2. 3.2.233. !.o$e a basement sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red .2. a building sha'' .<. to 3. 3.2.o$e o&en#ngs not more than 2 m w#de #n loadbearing wa''s and not more than 3 m w#de #n nonloadbearing wa''s.y %rt#c'e 3.d#$#ded #nto fire compartments not more than 600 m 2 #n area . 3.e sprin#lered.2.'y. and 3 .e constructed #n con(ormance w#th the fire separation re:u#rements (or ('oor assem.46.loadbearing wa''s. +loor Assembl3 o1er B$sement 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . !.2.2.2. e5ter#or ..2.e su.44.. 829 %n open-air storey need not con(orm to /entence 213.233 or 3.2.233. 3.2. (. 3.2.e constructed #n con(ormance w#th th#s /u. !.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .a'con#es.2.1. e$ery basement sha''. 2.1.2.2.o$e o&en#ngs more than 2 m w#de #n loadbearing wa''s and more than 3 m w#de #n non. 8!9 .20.2##3 2 m .3 sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h and sha'' ha$e no o&en#ngs w#th#n the &ro0ect#on.4.2.e o( combustible construction.e cons#dered as a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng building height sha'' .o$e the basement.5. )e--$nines 819 .e cons#dered as &art o( an e5ter#or wa'' o( the building.'y #mmed#ate'y a.3 . to 3.'y re(erred to #n /entence 213 are recessed .2.o$e a basement sha'' ..y the e((ects o( (#re.y /entences 223 and 3.2.ers o( &orches. !. !.7.233.'y. (#re esca&es. or 2##3 2 m #( the u&&er storeys are &erm#tted to . stee' (or the su&&ort o( e'e$ator and dum. 2c3 the .2.2. counterwe#ghts and other s#m#'ar e:u#&ment.43.sect#on to &re$ent (#re s&read and co''a&se caused . 2d3 stee' mem.e #nsta''ed .eci$l $nd nusu$l (tructures 819 % structure that cannot .y /entence 3.2.ut not 'ess than 41 m#n.y /entence 213 (or the ('oor assem.'y o( a mezzanine that #s re:u#red to .2.!.e o( combustible construction.2. 2(3 stee' mem.2. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng a ('oor assem.2.!.y %rt#c'es 3. (or a ('oor assem.e constructed as a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3. 3.1.2.he ('oor or roo( assem.2.2.wa#ter gu#des.2. to 3. . 2a3 .2.20.11.2.233.3. 2#3 1 m #( the u&&er storeys are re:u#red to .2. +ire Cont$inment in B$sements 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .o$e the ('oor or roo( assem.y structura' mem.2.233. #n a building #n wh#ch an automat#c s&r#n7'er system #s not re:u#red to . 2a3 stee' '#nte's a.2. a ('oor assem. E?ce.2.4 . &ro$#ded they are outs#de an e5ter#or wa'' o( a building. mar uees and other s#m#'ar a&&urtenances.20.eh#nd the outer edge o( the assem.3 stee' '#nte's a.2.e #dent#(#ed w#th the character#st#cs o( a building #n %rt#c'es 3.ers w#th the re:u#red fireresistance rating. that are ent#re'y enc'osed #n a ho#stway and are not a &art o( the structura' (rame o( the building.e &rotected aga#nst (#re s&read and co''a&se #n con(ormance w#th good (#re &rotect#on eng#neer#ng &ract#ce.1. Roo/ Considered $s $ 6$ll 819 For the &ur&oses o( th#s /ect#on any &art o( a roo( that #s &#tched at an ang'e o( 60 ° or more to the hor#Conta' and #s ad0acent to a s&ace #ntended (or occu&ancy w#th#n a building sha'' . sha'' . A.ers (or (ramewor7 around e'e$ator ho#stway doorways. corn#ces. Building (i-e $nd Construction Rel$ti1e to Occu.233.2.'y #mmed#ate'y a.

.1.er a d#stance e:ua' to the &ro0ect#on o( the mem. 4 . 2c3 used (or the &assage o( flue pipes.as#s o( the re:u#rements o( th#s /u. a craw' s&ace sha'' .2.sect#on (or the 'ower major occupancy. or 2##3 sh#e'ded (rom heat rad#at#on #n the e$ent o( a (#re w#th#n the building .7.e cons#dered as a street.2. these major occupancies need not .o$e another major occupancy.$ncies 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.4 and 3. !.etween the 'owest &art o( the ('oor assem.e cons#dered a major occupancy (or &ur&oses o( /u. 2a3 more than 1 00 mm h#gh . &ro$#ded they are not c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.. 829 For the &ur&oses o( /u.2.2. an access route con(orm#ng to /u.2. where such 'and#ng area #s not more than 10F o( the area o( the roo(. #s &erm#tted to . 829 +( a building conta#ns more than one major occupancy.sect#on (or each &ort#on o( the building conta#n#ng a major occupancy sha'' a&&'y to that &ort#on as #( the ent#re building was o( that major occupancy.1>.5.2. the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.er (rom the (ace o( the wa''. Cr$2l (.e determ#ned on the .etween the major occupancies sha'' .2.4.e necessary #( the mem.2.y %rt#c'e 3.2. . the re:u#rements #n th#s /u. "#$#s#on 3 major occupancy &ro$#ded the mem.'y #mmed#ate'y a. ).2.er was 'ocated #ns#de the building. #n a building #n wh#ch one major occupancy #s 'ocated ent#re'y a. !.1. 2.2.sect#on (or the most restr#cted major occupancy conta#ned sha'' a&&'y to the who'e building.2. !.'y and the ground or other sur(ace .he re:u#rements restr#ct#ng (#re s&read and co''a&se (or a building o( a s#ng'e major occupancy c'ass#(#cat#on are &ro$#ded #n th#s /u.e cons#dered as major occupancies (or the &ur&oses o( th#s /u.2. 859 % building #s cons#dered to (ace three streets &ro$#ded not 'ess than .2.1.. #n a building conta#n#ng more than one major occupancy. the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.sect#on accord#ng to #ts building height and building area.o$e another major occupancy.1.y /entence 213.sect#on concern#ng building s#Ce and construct#on re'at#$e to major occupancy sha'' a&&'y accord#ng to %rt#c'es 3.$ncies 819 .2. and 3. the building height and building area o( the ent#re building sha'' .e constructed as a fire separation and #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating &ro$#ded the craw' s&ace #s not re:u#red to .y construct#on that w#'' &ro$#de the same degree o( &rotect#on that wou'd .e cons#dered as a basement .2. c'ass#(#ed #n more than one 4rou& or "#$#s#on.=.tions /or )$@or Occu.2. 829 % he'#co&ter 'and#ng area on the roo( o( a building need not .$ces 819 For the &ur&oses o( %rt#c'es 3.2. E?ce.'y .e used.2.3 used (or any occupancy.$ncies 819 +n a building #n wh#ch the aggregate area o( a'' major occupancies #n a &art#cu'ar 4rou& or "#$#s#on #s not more than 10F o( the floor area o( the storey #n wh#ch they are 'ocated.2.erim.9.2g3 loadbearing stee' or concrete mem. Buildings 2it0 )ulti.<. *.2. and 3.sect#on 3.$ncies 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ..lic$ble Building Eeig0t $nd Are$ 819 +n determ#n#ng the (#re sa(ety re:u#rements o( a building #n re'at#on to each o( the major occupancies conta#ned #n #t.osed )$@or Occu. to 3.sect#on.2. or 2d3 used as a plenum #n combustible construction.ers who''y or &art'y outs#de a building (ace #n a building not more than 4 storeys #n building height and c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. !. A. 829 % ('oor assem. w#th the &rotect#on e5tend#ng on e#ther s#de o( the mem. the fire-resistance rating o( the ('oor assem..1. "#$#s#on 1 or 2 occupancies. 2#3 not 'ess than 1 m away (rom any unprotected opening #n an e5ter#or wa''.le )$@or Occu.2. !.sect#ons 3. .1.sect#on 3.2.y %rt#c'es 3..2.2. (treets 819 6$ery building sha'' (ace a street 'ocated #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.e cons#dered as a basement #( #t #s.2.1.2. !. .1F o( the building &er#meter #s 'ocated w#th#n 11 m o( the street or streets.1.o$e a craw' s&ace #s not re:u#red to .. !.e'ow..2.2.2. )ulti. and 3. 829 +( one major occupancy #s 'ocated a. 8!9 % building #s cons#dered to (ace two streets &ro$#ded not 'ess than 10F o( the building &er#meter #s 'ocated w#th#n 11 m o( the street or streets. (u.ers are.1 (or access routes.2.le )$@or Occu.2. " or F.

20. Occu.1. 8!9 % roo(-to& enc'osure (or a sta#rway sha'' .2. to 3.2.e constructed #n accordance w#th the ty&e o( construct#on re:u#red . "#$#s#on 1 or 2 occupancies.e sprin#lered.2.$nc3 on Roo/ 819 % &ort#on o( a roo( that su&&orts an occupancy sha'' .y /entence 233.sect#on to (ace a street.'y are &erm#tted to .e constructed as a fire separation..2. 3.2. to 3. (tore3s belo2 Ground 819 +( a building #s erected ent#re'y . and 2. to 3.20.2.he re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3. !.y %rt#c'es 3.e o( heavy timber construction regard'ess o( building area or ty&e o( construct#on re:u#red.2. to 3.20.2.3 has at 'east one uno. !. E?terior %$ss$ge2$3s 819 %n e'e$ated e5ter#or &assageway used as &art o( a means of egress sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.e wa#$ed &ro$#ded. 829 +( any &ort#on o( a building #s erected ent#re'y . . structura' mem. !.1<.2. e$en though used (or $eh#cu'ar or &edestr#an tra((#c.2. a roo( assem.e o( heavy timber construction.2.879 6nc'osed s&aces.'y to . are not cons#dered as streets (or the &ur&ose o( th#s -art.'#es.20. 2a3 the building #s sprin#lered. !.2.2. (or ('oor assem.2.2. the m#n#mum &recaut#ons aga#nst (#re s&read and co''a&se sha'' .2. 3.e sprin#lered.11. and 1 .20.'y .2. 3.20.2. as a&&'#ca. (.2.e o( heavy timber construction.10. (or mezzanines.e constructed as a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than.e'ow the ground 'e$e' sha'' .2.2. 859 % roo(-to& enc'osure (or a sta#rway need not ha$e a fire-resistance rating nor . s&r#n7'ers are not re:u#red #n the storey #mmed#ate'y .2. to 3. the (o''ow#ng m#n#mum &recaut#ons aga#nst (#re s&read and co''a&se sha'' .e'ow the ad0o#n#ng (#n#shed ground 'e$e' and e5tends more than 1 storey .'y #n a building u& to 2 storeys #n building height #s &erm#tted to .4.2.structed access o&en#ng con(orm#ng to /entence 3.2.2. !.y %rt#c'es 3.2.20.2. Enclosures 819 % roo(-to& enc'osure (or e'e$ator mach#nery or (or a service room sha'' .2.2. &ro$#ded the building #s sprin#lered. 2a3 conta#ns on'y residential occupancies. "#$#s#on 1 or 2 occupancies.1.17.1!.e'ow the ad0o#n#ng (#n#shed ground 'e$e' and does not e5tend more than 1 storey .2.2.12. 829 +( /entence 213 &erm#ts a roo( assem.e constructed #n accordance w#th the ty&e o( construct#on re:u#red .2. 2#3 3 h #( the basements are #ntended (or use as 4rou& 6 or 4rou& F. &ro$#ded the storey .2.e ta7en: 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the construct#on that they su&&ort.'e to the occupancy c'ass#(#cat#on o( the building.2.a'cony sha'' .e the same as are re:u#red (or basements under a building o( 1 storey #n building height ha$#ng the same occupancy and building area. and 2c3 a'' loadbearing wa''s. 2.2..rinAlers in Lieu o/ Roo/ R$ting 819 .e'ow the first storey.y th#s /u.e'ow the roo( assem.15. not more than 1 storey h#gh. 3.2.2.y %rt#c'es 3.233. 829 % roo(-to& enc'osure (or e'e$ator mach#nery or (or a service room. the basements sha'' . #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating.3 a ('oor assem. 3.2.e constructed #n con(ormance w#th the fire separation re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3. 3.y %rt#c'es 3..2. 8!9 +( the first storey o( a building #s not re:u#red to .r#dges and s#m#'ar structures.3 the s&r#n7'er system #n )'ause 2a3 #s e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.e constructed #n accordance w#th the ty&e o( construct#on re:u#red .2.223 #nsta''ed on that storey (or each 11 m o( wa'' 'ength #n at 'east one wa'' re:u#red . (or roo( assem. tunne's.1.'#es to ha$e a fire-resistance rating are &erm#tted to . !.e'ow that ground 'e$e'.2. Ee$13 Timber Roo/ %ermitted 819 @n'ess otherw#se &erm#tted .2. Roo/:To.e'ow that ground 'e$e'. E?terior B$lconies 819 %n e5ter#or .2. or 2##3 2 h #( the basements are not #ntended (or use as 4rou& 6 or 4rou& F. to 3. 2. to 3.e'ow. 3. !.2.ers #n the storey #mmed#ate'y .

the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . or 6 .4.y %rt#c'e 3. 2##3 s'ee&#ng accommodat#on. and.eded Egress Fones 819 % building conta#n#ng an impeded egress zone and con(orm#ng to the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.2.243. (or a 4rou& *. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 2e3 the impeded egress zone does not e5tend .21.3 #t has 'ess than 40F o( the area o( the building as 2 storeys (or the &ur&ose o(.. "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. to 3.20. 2a3 ('oor assem. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.y %rt#c'es 3. 2##3 organ#Cat#on o( &er(ormers. "#$#s#on 1 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223.rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 3.2.2. 2.. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height.2. 2#$3 manager#a' (unct#ons. 2d3 #t #s not more than 600 m2 #n building area. !. and 3.2>.#nat#on. Buildings Cont$ining Im.2.2. 2###3 &re&arat#on .2. !.2.2.e o( heavy timber construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.e o( noncombustible construction.rinAler (3stem Re4uired 819 +( an automat#c s&r#n7'er system #s re:u#red .2. or 2#$3 a mercantile occupancy.213. and 3.y %rt#c'es 3. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2.e'ow the aud#tor#um other than one that ser$es #t or #s de&endent on #t. #s not re:u#red to con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.19.2. An3 Eeig0t.2. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. An3 Are$..2. Autom$tic (.'y.2. Grou. 2c3 #t does not #nc'ude.1=.2. 2#3 de$e'o&ment o( &roduct#ons #nc'ud#ng &re&arat#on o( scenery and costumes and rehearsa' o( &er(ormers.2..2c3 the o&erat#on o( the s&r#n7'er system #n )'ause 2a3 w#'' cause a s#gna' to . the system sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.2. to 3.3 ('oor assem. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .oundar#es o( the fire compartment #n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated. !. and 2(3 the occupant load o( the impeded egress zone #s not more than 100.2.2.2. and 2e3 the occupant load #s not more than 600. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.13. Grou.3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height.2.2.21.2. or 2$3 to#'ets. 2. . to 3.1. #i1ision 1. the building sha'' .y /entence 3.22.y &er(ormers (or a &er(ormance.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 1 (tore3. 2d3 the building area #s not more than 6 400 m2 #( the building #nc'udes a medium hazard industrial occupancy. 2###3 a high hazard industrial occupancy.2.2. 2.3.4.'#es sha'' .16.e fire separations.2.2.2. A.10.4. Limited Are$ 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.e sprin#lered.eyond the . 2c3 #t has no occupancy a.. scenery and sound e:u#&ment. and. 2#3 w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. .o$e or .e transm#tted to the (#re de&artment #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.. #i1ision 1.'#c (ac#'#t#es. !.36. 829 .'#es sha'' . rest rooms and s#m#'ar &u. and 3. (. A. 2#3 a contained use area.20. 2a3 the building #s sprin#lered.2. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy &ro$#ded. 3.2.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.

27. #( o( combustible construction.213.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2c3 no occupancy #s a.e sprin#lered. 2. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. and 2c3 a'' loadbearing wa''s. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.. u.e o( noncombustible construction.2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. 2a3 ('oor assem.e'ow the aud#tor#um other than one that ser$es #t or #s de&endent on #t. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2. An3 Eeig0t.2. and. and.'#es sha'' . 2a3 ('oor assem.e o( heavy timber construction.#nat#on.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.3 no &art o( an aud#tor#um ('oor #s more than 1 m a. and 2d3 the occupant load o( the aud#tor#um ('oor #s not more than 300. "#$#s#on 2. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .2. and 2.2.16.'#es sha'' . "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.o$e or . 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . A.2. !. or 2##3 .e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. that #s not '#m#ted .rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2. Grou. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.o$e or . "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . and 2e3 loadbearing wa''s.3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height. the building #s sprin#lered. A.2.e o( noncombustible construction.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .a. and..2. #i1ision 2.2!.22. !.y %rt#c'e 3. 2. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.21.16. to 2 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.3 loadbearing wa''s.. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .2. and 2.'y.2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.e'ow grade..'y.2.2.2. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. An3 Are$.213.y %rt#c'es 3.2##3 o( heavy timber construction.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.e o( noncombustible construction. . 829 . co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng a fire separation sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the fire separation. or 2##3 .2.2. and 2. #i1ision 2. #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. "#$#s#on 2 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223. #( o( combustible construction.'#es sha'' . 2.y building area.2. u.2. to < (tore3s.'e 3.25. 1 (tore3 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.y /entence 3.'y. 2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. An3 Are$. . #i1ision 2.'#es sha'' ha$e. (. A.3 ('oor assem. Grou. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. Grou. the building sha'' . #i1ision 1.24. !.. Grou. to 3.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.y /entence 3. (.2 .3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . co'umns and arches sha''. !.2. 2c3 roo( assem.2. 2a3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.y %rt#c'e 3. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.. A. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.

#i1ision 2. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. the building #s sprin#lered..3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e. 2c3 roo( assem.'#es sha'' . to 2 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.21. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.e fire separations and. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 41 m#n.'y #s constructed as a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. u. A.y /entence 3. e5ce&t that #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height.3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. to 2 (tore3s. )o'umn 1 Bo. 2. o( Storeys 1 2 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.. 2. the building #s sprin#lered.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .213 +tem 1.2. or 2###3 1 200 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. 2#3 2 400 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height w#th no basement. or . #( o( combustible construction.14.2. 2##3 1 000 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.e o( noncombustible construction.2. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 41 m#n. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. #( o( combustible construction.213. (.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.2. 2. #i1ision 2.2. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than. 2.y /entence 3. and.1.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.#nat#on.2<.. &ro$#ded. !. u.e o( noncombustible construction.27.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to .#nat#on.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.2. Incre$sed Are$. Grou.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .2.e wa#$ed &ro$#ded the roo( assem. !.2.#nat#on. #( o( combustible construction. Grou. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . Grou.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 600 00 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 2 000 1 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 2 400 1 200 829 . )$?imum Building Are$.. 2#3 4 00 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. A. #i1ision 2.. and.1. (. u. 2a3 ('oor assem. to 2 (tore3s..2. 2.e fire separations and. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. or 2##3 .rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. 829 . or 2##3 . 2##3 1 200 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height.'#es sha'' .'#es sha'' ha$e.T$ble !. 2a3 ('oor assem. and the building area #s not more than.2. the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to . and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.2. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2. 2#3 00 m2 #( (ac#ng one street. or 2##3 2 400 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. #( o( combustible construction. A. #( o( combustible construction.213.3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.2. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.

.2.'#es sha'' . 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.'#es sha'' . o( Storeys 1 2 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea. #i1ision !.29.3 ('oor assem. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. and 2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2.2. 2c3 roo( assem.y /entence 223..2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2. 2. Grou.2. A. to 2 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.#t#on &ur&oses. A.3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2###3 600 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.213. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 that #s more than 1 100 m2 #n building area sha'' .2. 2d3 #( the building #s not sprin#lered.2. Grou. e5ce&t that arches and structura' mem.e o( noncombustible construction. A.e sprin#lered #( #t #s regu'ated .2. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to . 2a3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. and. 8!9 +( #ntended (or occas#ona' use (or trade shows and s#m#'ar e5h#.'e 3. &ro$#ded. 829 +n a building re(erred to #n /entence 213 w#thout a basement.e o( noncombustible construction. and.!>.e sprin#lered. !.y /entence 3. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.sect#on 3.y %rt#c'es 3.'y.ers w#th#n the storey #mmed#ate'y .2. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height.2.e o( heavy timber construction..3. #t has a building area not more than. 9 . the building area '#m#ts o( /entence 213 are &erm#tted to . #i1ision 2.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2. or 2###3 600 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets. 2a3 ('oor assem.2.!>. the building sha'' .2.#nat#on. 2##3 100 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets. "#$#s#on 3 sha'' con(orm to /entences 223 and 233.213 +tem 1. A. #i1ision !.30. or 2##3 . 2#3 400 m2 #( (ac#ng one street.a.2.2.'ed &ro$#ded a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h #s used to se&arate the building #nto fire compartments.2.. #i1ision !. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 4 000 2 000 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 1 000 2 100 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 6 000 3 000 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. !.2. u.'y.30. to 2 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. !. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.2.2. Grou. each one o( wh#ch does not e5ceed the area '#m#ts o( )'ause 2132. and 2e3 loadbearing wa''s.2. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.34.6. An3 Eeig0t. T$ble !. )o'umn 1 Bo. Grou. u. 1 (tore3 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.. An3 Are$ 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.'y are &erm#tted to .y /u.e dou.2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. roo( assem.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e'ow a roo( assem.y %rt#c'e 3.'#es sha''. to 3.e o( heavy timber construction.16. )$?imum Building Are$. and 2.30. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .y )'auses 2c3 and 2d3.2=.

2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . the building sha'' .e o( noncombustible construction. or 2###3 3 600 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets. !. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.213. and 2. 2##3 1 100 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets.8!9 +( #ntended (or occas#ona' use (or trade shows and s#m#'ar e5h#.y )'ause 2c3 and %rt#c'e 3.3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. #i1ision !. 2##3 3 000 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets. #( o( combustible construction. #( o( combustible construction.e sprin#lered. 829 .#t#on &ur&oses.2.e o( heavy timber construction. 2. Incre$sed Are$ 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.16.2. 8!9 +( #ntended (or occas#ona' use (or trade shows and s#m#'ar e5h#. Grou. and the building area #s not more than.1.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. A.14. or 2##3 . co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.3 roo( assem.e sprin#lered....2. Grou.!!. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than. and. A. 2#3 12 000 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height.e sprin#lered.'#es sha'' ha$e. !.#nat#on. 1 (tore3. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entences 223 and 233 &ro$#ded.3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to .!1. 200 m2. e5ce&t that the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to . 2a3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e. or 2##3 6 000 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. (. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. e5ce&t that arches are &erm#tted to .#t#on &ur&oses. Grou.. 2.2. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.!2.1.'y #s constructed as a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.e wa#$ed &ro$#ded the roo( assem.2. !. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . #i1ision !.y /entence 3.2. &ro$#ded. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.!5.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.2. 2a3 ('oor assem.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 that #s more than 1 100 m2 #n building area sha'' . 1 (tore3.y /entence 3.'#es sha'' . u. the building #s sprin#lered. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 that #s more than 1 100 m2 #n building area sha'' . 2#3 1 200 m2 #( (ac#ng one street. 2. and.. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than . or 2###3 1 00 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets. 2#3 2 400 m2 #( (ac#ng one street.2.2.2. #i1ision !. #i1ision !.. !.#nat#on.2.3 #t has a building area not more than.'y. A.2. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. A. 2. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .213. (. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 1 (tore3 90 . Grou.2. to 2 (tore3s.2.e o( noncombustible construction.

2. (.2. 2#3 that #s not '#m#ted #( the building #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. u.213...2. 2.2.2.2.e sprin#lered.3 the building has a limiting distance not 'ess than 6 m.'#es sha'' .e o( noncombustible construction. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& *..213. 2.e o( combustible construction &ro$#ded. or 2###3 not more than 000 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. the building sha'' . 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h.y /entence 3.39. !. Grou.2. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.e #nsta''ed #n a'' s&aces . #i1ision 1.e sprin#lered. #i1ision 2 or #i1ision !..y %rt#c'e 3.. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com..!7.'y.. the building sha'' . A. 2a3 the occupant load #s 'ess than 1 100. 859 /&r#n7'ers sha'' . An3 Eeig0t. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . An3 Eeig0t.3 ('oor assem. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. and.y %rt#c'e 3. "#$#s#on 1 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223. #i1ision 1.'#es and su&&ort#ng arches and co'umns are &erm#tted to .16.y %rt#c'e 3.'#es sha'' . B.2.2. An3 Are$. !. "#$#s#on 4 #s &erm#tted to . and 2. B.y %rt#c'e 3.!=.!. or 2###3 1 100 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets.y %rt#c'es 3. 2.2. to ! (tore3s. and 2.y /entence 3. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .#nat#on. 2#3 1 000 m2 #( (ac#ng one street. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& *. "#$#s#on 2 or "#$#s#on 3 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223.16.2.!<.3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.2. and. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to .819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . Grou.2. "#$#s#on 4 #( those s&aces are used (or occupancy! !. (..2.2.2.2. to 3.2.y /entence 3. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .e o( noncombustible construction..e o( heavy timber construction. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.e'ow t#ers o( seats #n a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& *. (. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.3 #t has a building area not more than.2.. 2a3 ('oor assem.. 829 Roo( assem. and. B. and 2c3 #t has a building area.2. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . #i1ision 5 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . An3 Are$.e o( noncombustible construction. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.16. 8!9 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. 91 .rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . Grou.2..y /entences 223 and 233. !. "#$#s#on 4 sha'' .e o( noncombustible construction.2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .213 the building #s sprin#lered. &ro$#ded. 2##3 not more than 12 000 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.2.3.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2..'y.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. Grou.41. 2##3 1 210 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets.

2. 2. 2##3 not more than 12 000 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.2.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .'#es sha'' .2.2.2. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) sha'' con(orm to /entence 223.'#es sha'' .3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.213. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.2.213. 2#3 2 400 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. "#$#s#on 2 or "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to .'y.16.52.2.3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height.2. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.'y..e o( noncombustible construction. #( o( combustible construction. and 2c3 #t has a building area. 1 (tore3.'y. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h.y %rt#c'e 3. the building #s sprin#lered.y /entence 3.2. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than 100 m2.y %rt#c'e 3.y %rt#c'es 3.213. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .y /entence 233. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .3 ('oor assem. ('oor assem.. 2a3 ('oor assem. !.2.. "#$#s#on 2 or "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& *. the building #s sprin#lered.. !.2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& *. B. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. #i1ision 2 or #i1ision !. u.2.2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e sprin#lered. and.2.2. (. and 92 . 829 .3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. B. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.16. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.y /entence 3.4 . to 3. "#$#s#on 2 or "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. or 2###3 not more than 000 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. and. and. C.!9. !. the building #s sprin#lered. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . !.51. to 2 (tore3s. An3 Are$.2.3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . u. to ! (tore3s...5>.y /entence 3.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.#nat#on.2. An3 Eeig0t.2. 2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2.213. 2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& *.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. 2. B. 2a3 ('oor assem. (.2.y /entence 3.2.#nat#on.2. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .'#es sha'' ..e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. or 2##3 1 600 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.'#es sha'' .2. Grou..e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. the building sha'' ..e o( noncombustible construction. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. Grou. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . &ro$#ded. 2. (. (. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . #i1ision 2 or #i1ision !..3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height. 2.43.rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . Grou. 2#3 that #s not '#m#ted #( the building #s not more than 1 storey #n building height.2. #i1ision 2 or #i1ision !. Grou.

829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .213 +tem 1. 2##3 not more than 12 000 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. to < (tore3s. to 5 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. and 2c3 #t has a building area. the ('oor assem. 200 m2 #( 1 storeys #n building height. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3. 2#$3 not more than .3. su.2. 2#3 3 storeys #n building height. Grou. 2. and. ('oor assem.e constructed as fire separations. and 2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. C.3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height. 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey.2. wh#ch are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h .213.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.4. and 93 . the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .2.44. u.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.55. (. 2.'#es.2. 233.44. !.e o( noncombustible construction. to 5 (tore3s. T$ble !. !. the building #s sprin#lered. C. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3.55.'#es sha'' . #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements. Grou.2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2.'e 3. wh#ch are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units.y /entence 233. 4.y /entence 3.4. the ('oor assem. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey.2. su.y /entence 233. 2.y %rt#c'e 3.10 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets not '#m#ted not '#m#ted 6 000 4 100 829 . 2a3 #t #s not more than. 2.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2.'y. u. )o'umn 1 Bo.e constructed as fire separations.2.o$e another dwelling unit.2.3. or 2$3 not more than 6 000 m2 #( 6 storeys #n building height.a. 3.'y.2.. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. 2###3 not more than 9 000 m2 #( 4 storeys #n building height.. Noncombustible Construction 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. and $ert#ca' fire separations o( ad0acent dwelling units con(orm to /entence 243.16. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h .2. C. )$?imum Building Are$. ('oor assem.2. 2#3 that #s not '#m#ted #( the building #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. and.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .2d3 loadbearing wa''s. or 2##3 4 storeys #n building height &ro$#ded there #s not more than one dwelling unit a.2. Grou. 2c3 roo( assem.'#es. u.ut need not .2.e o( noncombustible construction. 233.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2.ut need not . m2 Fac#ng 1 Street not '#m#ted 6 000 4 000 3 000 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets not '#m#ted not '#m#ted 1 000 3 .3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .'#es sha'' .5!.. #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements.

'#es ent#re'y w#th#n the dwelling unit #s wa#$ed.2.'#es. Grou. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.a. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h .3. #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements.y /entences 233 and 243. and 2..2.'y. to ! (tore3s.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. the building #s sprin#lered.. u.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3. su.ut need not . T$ble !.46.'#es sha'' . and.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. )o'umn 1 Bo. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.#nat#on.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .2d3 loadbearing wa''s.e sprin#lered.ed #n /u. Incre$sed Are$ 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. 829 .e constructed as fire separations.2. C. ('oor assem. 859 . Incre$sed Are$ Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. the ('oor assem.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. ('oor assem.2.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .'#es. 233. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h . co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements. 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey.5<. 2.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.57. 879 % ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. and.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3.e constructed as fire separations.2. 2.3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height.4.y cont#nuous $ert#ca' fire separations that e5tend through a'' storeys and service spaces o( the se&arated &ort#ons.3.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2. C.4. (.y /entences 233 and 243. 20&0 sha'' . to ! (tore3s.ut need not . 2##3 3 600 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. to 5 (tore3s. !.2. Grou.2.2.2.'e 3. 2a3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.46. u. 2###3 2 400 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.2. or 2#$3 1 00 m2 #( 4 storeys #n building height.'y. Grou.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . !. 2.he dwelling units descr#. su. 233.2. o( Storeys 1 2 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea. 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey. )$?imum Building Are$. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . and 94 . 2#3 . m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 2 400 1 200 00 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 3 000 1 100 1 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 3 600 1 00 1 200 829 . 859 +n a building #n wh#ch there #s no dwelling unit a. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . 200 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height.213 +tem 1. C u. the ('oor assem.c'ause 2132a32##3 sha'' .#nat#on.y /entence 3.o$e another dwelling unit.'#es sha'' .2.e se&arated . 2.2.213. the fire-resistance rating (or ('oor assem. 3.5<. 2c3 roo( assem. wh#ch are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units. that are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units.

to ! (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.2.a.y /entences 233 and 243.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. (. 20&0 sha'' .e constructed as fire separations.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . o( Storeys 1 2 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.5=. C. to ! (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. 2a3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height. )o'umn 1 Bo.'#es. #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements. 233.ut need not .2. and 2. or 2###3 1 00 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height.'#es sha'' .4.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.2. )$?imum Building Are$. Grou. T$ble !.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.2.2.2. 20&0 sha'' .3. 2. 879 % ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act.5. 2#3 1 400 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. Grou. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n .2.'y.2. 859 +n a building #n wh#ch there #s no dwelling unit a. !. 859 +n a building #n wh#ch there #s no dwelling unit a. 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey.e sprin#lered.'e 3. the ('oor assem.. 2. #( o( combustible construction a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h .4. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. 2##3 2 . 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.#nat#on.2d3 loadbearing wa''s. Grou.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3. u.e sprin#lered.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3. ('oor assem.4. #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements.ut need not . u.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . #( o( combustible construction.'#es ent#re'y w#th#n the dwelling unit #s wa#$ed.. the fire-resistance rating (or ('oor assem. the building #s sprin#lered.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. that are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units.y /entences 233 and 243.2.2..'y. 233. and.4. and.o$e another dwelling unit.00 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . the fire-resistance rating (or ('oor assem.213 +tem 1. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .10 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 2 .e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.e constructed as fire separations. and 91 .#nat#on.2.2. C.213. 3.5..'#es. 2.3.o$e another dwelling unit. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . to ! (tore3s.. su.'#es ent#re'y w#th#n the dwelling unit #s wa#$ed.00 1 310 900 829 .e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 00 900 600 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 2 210 1 121 . co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. the ('oor assem. 879 % ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act. C. u. that are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units. 2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted ..2. 829 . !.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.y /entence 3.'#es sha'' . su. ('oor assem.

to < (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. e5ce&t that #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height th#s re:u#rement #s wa#$ed.'y. 200 4 00 3 600 2 00 2 400 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets not '#m#ted not '#m#ted 6 000 4 100 3 600 3 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets not '#m#ted not '#m#ted . 96 .3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n .2. T$ble !.2.2c3 loadbearing wa''s.10.71. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .16. and 2e3 loadbearing wa''s. 6.3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height. !. Grou. #.2.y /u. the fire-resistance rating (or ('oor assem. Grou. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " sha'' con(orm to /entence 223..'#es ent#re'y w#th#n the dwelling unit #s wa#$ed. #.59. 2. 2c3 roo( assem. 2d3 #( the building #s not sprin#lered. to 3. !. Grou. 859 +n a building #n wh#ch there #s no dwelling unit a.. )$?imum Building Are$. su. 2.'#es sha'' .rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.'y.7>.2.10. u.. )o'umn 1 Bo. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .o$e another dwelling unit. u. 8!9 +n a building that conta#ns dwelling units that ha$e more than 1 storey.e sprin#lered #( #t #s regu'ated ..e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 3. and. 2a3 ('oor assem..2. the building sha'' .2.7>. (. that are ent#re'y conta#ned w#th#n these dwelling units.2. u.sect#on 3.2.e constructed as fire separations.y /entence 3.2. 200 1 400 4 320 3 600 829 . 2. the building #s sprin#lered.2.y /entence 3.3. 2.y %rt#c'es 3.213 +tem 1. to < (tore3s.ut need not . and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. and 2c3 #t has a building area.6.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. #. An3 Are$ 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . roo( assem.3 ('oor assem.2.2.10.'y.0ect to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street not '#m#ted .e o( noncombustible construction. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 1 6 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea. 1.213.2.. #. and.2. Grou. 4. !. #nc'ud#ng ('oors o$er basements.2.2.y %rt#c'e 3. to < (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h.2. e5ce&t that #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height th#s re:u#rement #s wa#$ed.'e 3.'#es.2. the ('oor assem.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2. and 2. 2#3 that #s not '#m#ted #( the building #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.a.. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . 2##3 not more than 14 400 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2.4. An3 Eeig0t.2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.'#es sha'' .3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.213.2. 233.e o( noncombustible construction.16. 2a3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height.2.

co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . e5ce&t that #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height.2.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. 2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.a.2. #( o( combustible construction.e wa#$ed &ro$#ded the roo( assem.3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height..7!.e o( noncombustible construction.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.13. to ! (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. 2c3 roo( assem. 2#$3 not more than 640 m2 #( 1 storeys #n building height. o( Storeys 1 2 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.2.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'#es sha'' . m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 4 00 2 400 1 600 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 6 000 3 000 2 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets .e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.'#es sha'' ha$e.y %rt#c'e 3.2. to ! (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than 3 600 m2.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.1. u..13. and the building area #s not more than. #( o( combustible construction.#nat#on.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e. 200 3 600 2 400 829 . 2a3 ('oor assem. !. 2#3 2 400 m2 #( (ac#ng one street. or 2###3 3 600 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets. 2.#nat#on.. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.16. )o'umn 1 Bo. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. !. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.e fire separations and. 2a3 ('oor assem. the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to . and. #( o( combustible construction. .'y.213. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. to 5 (tore3s. u. 200 m2 #( 6 storeys #n building height.2. 3. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. #. 2a3 ('oor assem.'y. )$?imum Building Are$.2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.'y #s constructed as a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.7!.14. Grou.2###3 not more than 10 00 m2 #( 4 storeys #n building height.2. (.y /entence 3. T$ble !.2. #..2. 2##3 3 000 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets. or 2$3 not more than .'#es sha'' . 829 . 2. #.'e 3.2.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .2. 2. and. or 9.1. the building #s sprin#lered.'#es sha'' . Grou. 2a3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.72. Grou.213 +tem 1. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. and 2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. and. 2. u.2.2.2.

2. and. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. )o'umn 1 Bo.3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.2. u.2.2.213.'#es sha'' .e fire separations and. 2#3 3 000 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. 2.2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. !. #.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .. Grou. to ! (tore3s.11.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.#nat#on. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . the building #s sprin#lered. and 2.'e 3.. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2.2. #( o( combustible construction. (. 829 . m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 000 00 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 1 210 1 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 1 100 1 200 829 . sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.#nat#on. or 2###3 4 00 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. 2a3 ('oor assem.a.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.y /entence 3.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.'#es sha'' .3 loadbearing wa''s. or 2##3 .e o( noncombustible construction. u.2. the building #s sprin#lered.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. to 2 (tore3s. 2. 2a3 ('oor assem.77. T$ble !.77. #( o( combustible construction. )$?imum Building Are$.#nat#on.2.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .y /entence 3. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.e fire separations and. #. to 2 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. #. 2#3 14 400 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height.2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2##3 . 2.e o( noncombustible construction.11.213.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2##3 .'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.75. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.2. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. !. o( Storeys 1 2 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. or 2##3 2 400 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. and. #( o( combustible construction. Grou. 9 .2.2.. 829 . (.. 2.e o( noncombustible construction. u. to 2 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& " #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. Grou. Grou. 200 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. 2a3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. !.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . #. and.213 +tem 1. u.7<.2.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. or 2##3 . and 2.3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.2.2. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.

!.2.1 .. and 2. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 100 1 200 00 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 1 100 1 100 1 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 1 100 1 100 1 100 829 .2.'#es sha'' . and..'y. An3 Are$.'e 3. 2c3 roo( assem.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height.. 2. 99 .213 +tem 1.2.3 loadbearing wa''s. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.7. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.'y.2. u. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than 1 00 m2. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. or 2##3 .213.79. and.2.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . 2a3 ('oor assem. An3 Eeig0t...2.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. Grou. to 3.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. !. Grou.'#es sha'' . Grou.y %rt#c'e 3.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.2. u. (. (.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .y /entence 3. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& 6 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223. E.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. #( o( combustible construction. to 5 (tore3s.#nat#on.2.1. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. o( Storeys 1 2 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .y /entence 3.y %rt#c'es 3. !.2a3 ('oor assem.2.'#es sha'' . 2. 2.2. 2a3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.. u. to ! (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.79. 3.'#es sha'' . and 2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.2.14. T$ble !.2.2. and.213.2. )o'umn 1 Bo.1. E. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.3 ('oor assem.2.e o( noncombustible construction. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& 6 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. Grou.e o( noncombustible construction.#nat#on.2. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h.62. #( o( combustible construction.. )$?imum Building Are$.2.19. 2a3 ('oor assem.'y #s o( noncombustible construction or #s constructed as a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.e fire separations and.rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .7=. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. e5ce&t that #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. to ! (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& 6 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. E.2. 829 .2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2.2. 2.2. the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to . the building #s sprin#lered.a.. the building sha'' .e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .e wa#$ed &ro$#ded the roo( assem.19.e sprin#lered.16. E.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 2.

m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 000 600 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 1 210 . and 2. to ! (tore3s.2. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than. (.. to 2 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. )$?imum Building Are$.2.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .e o( noncombustible construction.2. E.61.e o( noncombustible construction. 2. the building #s sprin#lered.2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& 6 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.213. 2.<>. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than..'#es sha'' .2.y /entence 3.2.61. E.10 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 1 100 900 829 . u.2.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. E. Grou.2. and.3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height. )o'umn 1 Bo. 2a3 ('oor assem. T$ble !..213. u. 2.2. 2a3 ('oor assem.#nat#on. #( o( combustible construction.y /entence 3.213 +tem 1.'#es sha'' . 2#3 .<1. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2.a.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. to 2 (tore3s.2.<2. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng a fire separation sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the fire separation. or 2###3 2 400 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. or 100 .he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 2#3 3 000 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng a fire separation sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the fire separation. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . (.3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. and. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. 829 .2d3 loadbearing wa''s. 200 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . the building #s sprin#lered. Grou.. E. 2c3 loadbearing wa''s. o( Storeys 1 2 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea. u. Grou.3 loadbearing wa''s. u. 2a3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e. 2##3 3 600 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. and 2. to 2 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& 6 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. or 2##3 . Grou. !.'y.2.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. !.#nat#on.2. 2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.'e 3. and 2e3 loadbearing wa''s.2.2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& 6 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. !. or 2##3 .<1.

829 .'y. to ! (tore3s.. +. +. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.e o( heavy timber construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. !.3 loadbearing wa''s. 2##3 4 100 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.<5. and. #i1ision 1.2##3 1 00 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. 101 .64. 2. Grou.2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2. 2#3 9 000 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. to 3. the building #s sprin#lered. the building sha'' .e o( noncombustible construction. 2###3 3 000 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. and. and 2. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.<!.'#es sha'' . !.213.#nat#on.. u.y %rt#c'e 3. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .. to 5 (tore3s. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .y /entence 3.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .<7. Grou.2. 829 . 2. +.66. 2. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. the building #s sprin#lered.2.2.. or 2#$3 2 210 m2 #( 4 storeys #n building height.2.2. 2a3 ('oor assem.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.213. "#$#s#on 1 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than. or 2##3 1 200 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2.213. 2#3 3 600 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. (.rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 829 . u. (.. "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. (. #i1ision 1.y /entence 3.2.3 ('oor assem.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.16.3 loadbearing wa''s.2. and 2. and.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . Grou.3 #t has a building area not more than. #i1ision 1. 2#3 2 400 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. or 2###3 1 200 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height..y %rt#c'es 3.2.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . u. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.y /entence 3.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2.2. 2##3 1 00 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2.'#es sha'' . 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.#nat#on. 2a3 ('oor assem.e sprin#lered. to 2 (tore3s.'#es sha'' . !.. and.2.3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height. 2.#nat#on.'y. 2a3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height.3 #t #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.'y..rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.

)$?imum Building Are$.2. to < (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. )$?imum Building Are$.2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. !..'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 1 (tore3 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.A. or .#nat#on &ro$#ded.6 .y %rt#c'e 3. (. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.e fire separations and. +. 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h. (. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.2a3 ('oor assem. +. #i1ision 2.2. 2.2.2. 2c3 #( the building #s not sprin#lered..e o( noncombustible construction. and. 6. to < (tore3s. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.2.*.6 .2. #( o( combustible construction.2.2.'e 3.a.2.%. roo( assem. and.6 .2.a. An3 Eeig0t. #i1ision 2.rinAlered 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . )o'umn 1 Bo. +. !. the building sha'' .e o( noncombustible construction..2. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .2. "#$#s#on 2 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223. 2a3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height. u.2. or 2##3 .e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.<<. and 2.10 2 10 2 210 1 .213 +tem 1. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 9 000 4 100 3 000 2 210 1 00 1 100 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 11 210 1 621 3 .<=.2.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.'y..2.<. Grou.<=.2. u.2.2. 2. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2.e o( noncombustible construction.213 +tem )o'umn 1 Bo.00 2 210 T$ble !. to < (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.y %rt#c'es 3.2. to 3. and 2. 2a3 ('oor assem. #i1ision 1. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. Grou.2.3 #t has a building area not more than 00 m2.'#es sha'' . T$ble !. Grou.'#es sha'' .16. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.1 2 .3 loadbearing wa''s. o( Storeys )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea. 4. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 1 6 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.. 1.2. Grou. "#$#s#on 1 #s &erm#tted to . 2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.'y.1 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 13 100 6 .2.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.'#es sha'' .213. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.<=.'e 3. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . 3. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . !.B.3 ('oor assem.2. +. m2 102 . +. #i1ision 2. 2. An3 Are$.e sprin#lered. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s.2..y /entence 3. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .. #i1ision 2.2.2.6 .2.16.y %rt#c'e 3.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . u.6 .10 4 100 3 3. Grou.

rinAlered Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.e o( noncombustible construction.<9.2. and.1. roo( assem..2.'#es sha'' .0.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. +. e5ce&t that #n buildings not more than 1 storey #n building height.10 1 400 4 100 !.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 2c3 #( the building #s not sprin#lered.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 1 2 3 4 1 6 2.'#es sha'' ha$e. 2a3 ('oor assem.213 +tem 1. and 2.2. )o'umn 1 Bo. 2. 2. 6. or . 2c3 #( the building #s not sprin#lered. #( o( combustible construction. Grou. #i1ision 2.2.2.1.10 2 100 1 .3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .2.16. #i1ision 2. 4.'e 3.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. 2#3 1 600 m2 #( (ac#ng one street. 829 .2. Incre$sed Are$.'e 3.>. 2. 2. 3. +. 4.2. and 2.69.a.. and the building area #s not more than. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 6 000 3 000 2 000 1 100 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets . 2a3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .0. 1. 4.2.69.69. or 103 .'y.2.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e. )$?imum Building Are$.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .2. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. and.e wa#$ed &ro$#ded the roo( assem.*. Incre$sed Are$ Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2. 2a3 ('oor assem.'e 3. 000 13 100 9 000 6 .14.1 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 9 000 4 100 3 000 2 210 T$ble !.a.'e 3. Grou.a.B. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.2. (. to 5 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.#nat#on. T$ble !.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.2.213 +tem 1. to 5 (tore3s.2. the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to .2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.2.2.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. u.1..<9. Grou. m2 1 000 9 000 6 000 4 100 !.. or . 2a3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height. +.a. u. 3. Incre$sed Are$ 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.*. )$?imum Building Are$.<9. #( o( combustible construction. #i1ision 2.'y #s constructed as a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.69.%. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. 3.'#es sha'' . roo( assem. 2##3 2 000 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets. to 5 (tore3s. #i1ision 2.%. u. +. to 5 (tore3s. u.2.2. 2.2. 100 3 .2.. )o'umn 1 Bo. Grou.A.y %rt#c'e 3.

. Grou.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .e o( noncombustible construction. to 2 (tore3s.2. u.'#es sha'' . and 2. 2. Grou. )$?imum Building Are$. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. u.2. and 2e3 loadbearing wa''s.1.. (. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.B. 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. and.2. !. 2.2.y /entence 3. Grou.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 3 200 1 600 1 0. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.213 +tem 1.2. o( Storeys 1 2 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. "#$#s#on 2 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.e o( noncombustible construction. 104 .213. +.>. or 2##3 . +. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. u.2. and 2.2. )$?imum Building Are$. to 2 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. T$ble !. Grou.2. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.'y. 4..2.. T$ble !.e fire separations and.2. #i1ision 2. m2 9 600 4 00 3 200 2 400 !.0. to 5 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. Incre$sed Are$.2.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.1. u.213 +tem 1. (. to 2 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . to 5 (tore3s.2.a.1....3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.2. 3. +. #i1ision 2... #i1ision 2. #( o( combustible construction.#nat#on. #i1ision 2. or 2##3 . 2a3 ('oor assem. Grou. )o'umn 1 Bo. )o'umn 1 Bo. 4.2. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. 2a3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.2.2.. #i1ision 2. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.1. )$?imum Building Are$.. 2. 3.2. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 000 600 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 1 210 . +.0 00 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 4 000 2 000 1 340 1 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 4 00 2 400 1 600 1 200 T$ble !. the building #s sprin#lered.2.213 +tem 1.2.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2.2. +.10 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 1 100 900 829 .A. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng a fire separation sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. )o'umn 1 Bo.2.'e 3. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.0.3 loadbearing wa''s. u.>.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.2###3 2 400 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets.

the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .e sprin#lered #( #t #s regu'ated . 3.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.213.2. 2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2c3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h..7. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. 4.2. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. 829 .rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street not '#m#ted .6. An3 Eeig0t.2. #i1ision !.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. and 2. +. or 2##3 .!. +.3 loadbearing wa''s.2.'e 3. and 101 .3 ('oor assem. or 2##3 1 00 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.2.2. u.a. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. to 3. 2c3 roo( assem.. 200 1 400 4 320 3 600 829 .e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h #n a storage garage w#th a'' storeys constructed as open-air storeys. T$ble !.5.'y. #i1ision !.2.. to < (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. Grou.2.y /entence 3.'#es sha'' .4. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.... u. )$?imum Building Are$.2.4.2.4.2.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2. +. a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .y /entence 3. 2.y %rt#c'e 3. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2.'#es sha'' . 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 1 6 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.2. 2a3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height. 6.e o( noncombustible construction.y /u.2#3 4 100 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. An3 Are$ 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .5..2. 200 4 00 3 600 2 0 2 400 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets not '#m#ted 9 000 6 000 4 100 3 600 3 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets not '#m#ted 10 00 . )o'umn 1 Bo. !. !.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .e fire separations and. #( o( combustible construction.213. and 2e3 loadbearing wa''s.2.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 3. 1. !. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. to < (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. (..e o( noncombustible construction.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e o( noncombustible construction. the building sha'' . 2.. "#$#s#on 3 sha'' con(orm to /entence 223. Grou. and. and.3 #t #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height. 2a3 ('oor assem.y %rt#c'es 3. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.sect#on 3. #i1ision !. and. 2d3 #( the building #s not sprin#lered. #i1ision !. the building #s sprin#lered.2.16. Grou.. and 2. Grou.213 +tem 1.2. 2a3 ('oor assem..'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. roo( assem. e5ce&t that ('oor assem...e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. u.2.'y. 2.2. to < (tore3s.2.'#es are &erm#tted to .2.'#es sha'' .2.#nat#on. +.

2#$3 not more than 10 00 m2 #( 4 storeys #n building height.e o( noncombustible construction. 106 . +.2. 3. o( Storeys 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.2.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2...2. the building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . #( o( combustible construction.2. 2. and. and 2.6.6. 2.. 2a3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height.'#es sha'' .2. 2#3 2 400 m2 #( (ac#ng one street.'y #s constructed as a fire-retardant treated wood roo( system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. or 2###3 3 600 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets. T$ble !. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.'e 3. and the building area #s not more than. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. and. to 5 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.213.2. to 5 (tore3s. 2#3 that #s not '#m#ted #( the building #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. 2c3 roo( assem. to 5 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. +. or 2##3 .. u.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n .. 200 3 600 2 400 1 00 829 .2.#nat#on.<. Grou. 2$3 not more than 640 m2 #( 1 storeys #n building height. and 2d3 loadbearing wa''s. +.. 2a3 ('oor assem. 2.. 2###3 not more than 14 400 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height.3 #t #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height.1. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 4 00 2 400 1 600 1 200 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 6 000 3 000 2 000 1 100 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets . "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded. 2a3 ('oor assem.y /entence 3. the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to . )$?imum Building Are$. u.e fire separations and. #i1ision !. 2. )o'umn 1 Bo.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com.e wa#$ed &ro$#ded the roo( assem.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .<. or 2$#3 not more than . the building #s sprin#lered. #i1ision !. u.213 +tem 1. #( o( combustible construction.2.a..2c3 #t has a building area.2. Grou. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.'#es sha'' ha$e. 2##3 3 000 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets. 200 m2 #( 6 storeys #n building height.. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. !. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.1. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than.2.16. 2##3 not more than 21 600 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height.2..'y. #( o( combustible construction.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.14. #i1ision !. (.2.. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. Grou. !. 4. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.'#es sha'' .'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. e5ce&t that #n a building not more than 1 storey #n building height.e o( noncombustible construction. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.y %rt#c'e 3.

2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. #( o( combustible construction. and. 2##3 .a. u. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.=>.3 #t has a building area not more than the $a'ue #n . or 2##3 . #( o( combustible construction. 2#3 ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2. 829 . !.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2. to 2 (tore3s 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F...9. to 2 (tore3s. #( o( combustible construction. Grou.2. #i1ision !. 2a3 ('oor assem.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e.213.#nat#on. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem.2.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''.'y re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating sha''. #i1ision !. 2###3 4 00 m2 #( 3 storeys #n building height. and.2. T$ble !.'#es sha'' . 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted .3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height.2. to 2 (tore3s Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.=. 2a3 #t #s not more than 2 storeys #n building height..'#es sha'' . !. .e fire separations and. o( Storeys 1 2 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea.. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. 2#3 . Grou. #( o( combustible construction.e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2.213 +tem 1.3 loadbearing wa''s. 2. +. #i1ision !. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than. 1 (tore3 10.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . u.. .2#3 14 400 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. the building #s sprin#lered.=...'#es sha'' .e o( combustible construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. 2.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .e o( noncombustible construction. Grou. co'umns and arches su&&ort#ng an assem. +.2. 2a3 ('oor assem. +.'e 3.2. or 2##3 2 400 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. or 2#$3 3 600 m2 #( 4 storeys #n building height. 2. . or 2##3 . )$?imum Building Are$. m2 Fac#ng 1 Street 1 600 00 )o'umn 3 Fac#ng 2 Streets 2 000 1 000 )o'umn 4 Fac#ng 3 Streets 2 400 1 200 829 .2. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.e fire separations and.e fire separations and. 200 m2 #( 1 storey #n building height. a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.2. 200 m2 #( 2 storeys #n building height. and 2. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. )o'umn 1 Bo.2.3 loadbearing wa''s. u. #i1ision !. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2. !.e o( noncombustible construction. and. or 2##3 .y /entence 3. 2a3 ('oor assem. 829 . (. and 2c3 loadbearing wa''s.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. Grou.he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . +.#nat#on.#nat#on.2.2. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded.2.e o( noncombustible construction.

2. or 2##3 &'ants (or the manu(acture or storage o( noncombustible mater#a's..1.3.2. (or an e"posing building face con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.'e 3.2.!.3. +.enings 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'e 3. !.1.3.).2.y /entence 3. 2. 2a3 not more than 1 storey #n building height. Grou.3.=1. Limiting #ist$nce $nd Are$ o/ n.e o( heavy timber construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. (or an e"posing building face con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.=2. 2.$ti$l (e.2. and 2d3 des#gned so that e$ery &ort#on o( each floor area #s w#th#n 60 m o( an e5ter#or wa'' o&en#ng.1.2.2.2. 2a3 o( noncombustible construction. and 2.etween the $ert#ca' &'ane and the '#ne to wh#ch the limiting distance #s measured..'#es constructed w#thout a fire-resistance rating &ro$#ded #t #s.3.3 .1.2.1. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to .". to 22 m Eig0 819 % building used as a storage garage w#th a'' storeys constructed as open-air storeys and ha$#ng no other occupancy a. or .o$e #t #s &erm#tted to ha$e #ts ('oor.e not more than the $a'ue determ#ned #n accordance w#th. 2a3 . o( a building or fire compartment that #s not sprin#lered.$nc3 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. 1 (tore3. to 3.e ta7en as the &ro0ect#on o( the e5ter#or wa'' onto a $ert#ca' &'ane 'ocated so that no &ort#on o( the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building or o( a fire compartment. #i1ision !.rinAlered 819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.2. +.2.*.3.6.3. Lo2 +ire Lo$d Occu.2.2.3 used so'e'y (or 'ow fire load occupancies such as. (tor$ge G$r$ges u. 2##3 . o( a sprin#lered fire compartment that #s &art o( a building that #s sprin#lered #n con(ormance w#th /ect#on 3.819 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F.12.3 #t has a building area not more than. 000 m2 #( (ac#ng two streets. wa''.213.etween grade and the ce#'#ng 'e$e' o( the to& storey.3.a.$r$tion $nd E?. !. 829 ..2. Grou. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to con(orm to /entence 223 &ro$#ded #t #s.).6. 2#3 1 600 m2 #( (ac#ng one street. "#$#s#on 3 #s &erm#tted to .3.2.. or 2.2. 2c3 not more than 10 000 m2 #n building area. !.2.2.3.". 2#3 &ower generat#ng &'ants.3.a. !. #i1ision !.he area o( the unprotected openings #n an e"posing building face sha'' .2.a.2. 2.1.3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. #( the fire compartment com&'#es w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.'e 3. or .he building re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' . the building #s sprin#lered. #s .#nat#on &ro$#ded. #i1ision !.. . 2a3 the e"posing building face sha'' .2.'e 3. (.y %rt#c'es 3.'e 3. Grou.a.10.1. 829 . .osure %rotection !.a..2. +.1.'e 3.#nat#on &ro$#ded. 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . or 2###3 400 m2 #( (ac#ng three streets.'e 3. or .3.rotected O. measured . (.e o( heavy timber construction or noncombustible construction used s#ng'y or #n com. and 2c3 not '#m#ted #n building area.'e limiting distance sha'' . ce#'#ng and roo( assem.2. An3 Are$.e the aggregate area o( unprotected openings e5&ressed as a &ercentage o( the area o( the e"posing building face #n .3.=!. 1 (tore3. 2a3 #t #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. 8!9 For the &ur&ose o( determ#n#ng the ty&e o( construct#on and c'add#ng and the fire-resistance rating o( an e5ter#or wa''. the area o( unprotected openings #n an e"posing building face (or the a&&'#ca. and 10 .2. and 2c3 #t has a building area not more than 16 00 m2.a.a.2.e o( noncombustible construction.2.'e 3.a.2.3 not more than 22 m h#gh.*.1.!.

1. 8.9 For the &ur&ose o( /entence 263. 2#3 a wa'' that e5tends 'ess than 1. 899 +( the sur(ace tem&erature on the une5&osed sur(ace o( a wa'' assem.31 0.).y a wa''. the area ca'cu'ated as (o''ows: %rea S 0.a. >s#ng'e room or s&ace? means a room or s&ace that.*. 879 65ce&t (or buildings that are sprin#lered.3. an a''owance sha'' . or .3 sha'' not .ed #n /entence 213 that ser$e a s#ng'e room or s&ace descr#. %) S corrected area o( unprotected openings #nc'ud#ng actua' and e:u#$a'ent o&en#ngs.'e 3.3. m2 0.3.he d#stance . 8=9 +( a building has any storey that #s not sprin#lered and (#re(#ght#ng (ac#'#t#es cannot reach #t w#th#n 10 m#n o( the a'arm ..1.'e 3.penings.. or 2##3 a &art#a' he#ght wa''..2.e#ng rece#$ed. or 2c3 cons#sts o( two or more stac7ed s&aces that are on the same storey. 8<9 . . %F S area o( e5ter#or sur(ace o( the e"posing building face.e made (or the rad#at#on (rom the hot une5&osed wa'' sur(ace .3 2 m measured $ert#ca''y where the unprotected openings .0 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea o( +nd#$#dua' >nprotected .2. %rea S area o( the unprotected opening #n m2.1. the area o( each #nd#$#dua' unprotected opening #n an e"posing building face sha'' not .a.'y e5ceeds the tem&erature '#m#t o( a standard (#re test as &erm#tted .y. where the limiting distance #s 2 m or 'ess.. . or 2.%.'e 3. and F6O S an e:u#$a'ent o&en#ng (actor der#$ed (rom the (o''ow#ng e5&ress#on: 109 .y add#ng an e:u#$a'ent area o( unprotected opening to the area o( actua' o&en#ngs as (o''ows: %) S % V 2%F R F6O3 where.1. 1. )o'umn 1 <imiting +istance. e5c'us#$e o( o&en#ngs.a.6. or 2##3 another room or s&ace on the same storey.213 +tem 1.etween #nd#$#dua' unprotected openings descr#.!.2. T$ble !.'e 3.2 m.a.enings Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.24 T22 5 L"3 .1.2. on wh#ch the tem&erature '#m#t o( the standard test #s e5ceeded.etween the $ert#ca' &'ane and the '#ne to wh#ch the limiting distance #s measured.ed #n /entence 2.2.. the 'ocat#on o( the e"posing building face #s &erm#tted to .. the re:u#red limiting distance sha'' . 2. 2a3 the area #n .2U2 where.1 2.1.2. 859 For the &ur&ose o( determ#n#ng the actua' &ercentage o( unprotected openings &erm#tted #n an e5ter#or wa''.oth ser$e.2.1. 2a3 2 m measured hor#Conta''y where the unprotected openings are on the same e"posing building face.rotected O. 2.e dou.y %rt#c'e 3.3 #s d#$#ded .". and L" S limiting distance #n m.2 1.3.2.'e 3.e ta7en at a $ert#ca' &'ane 'ocated so that there are no unprotected openings .a.3 the area o( unprotected openings sha'' .1.'ed.e 'ess than.1 m (rom the #nter#or (ace o( the e5ter#or wa''. or 2. 3.1.e determ#ned (rom .3.. % S actua' area o( unprotected openings.2.A )$?imum Concentr$ted Are$ o/ n.3.e greater than. 2a3 #s not d#$#ded . m 1.3 (or a limiting distance e:ua' to or greater than 1. 2#3 the s#ng'e room or s&ace.

e amended or de'eted (rom t#t'e w#thout the consent o( the municipality.1.ccupancies.3. and 2.e + 2. or 2. adm#n#strators.penings (or 4rou&s %.!. 9 14 22 33 63 100 than 3:1 3:1 to 0 10 1.e S 92E) (or a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.e measured to the &o#nt re(erred to #n the agreement.3 the corrected area o( unprotected openings.y the other co$enantors. the limiting distance (or e"posing building faces sha'' . 6. T$ble !. "#$#s#on 3 .eyond the &ro&erty '#ne that #s not the centre '#ne o( a street. n. 10 Less 0 10 1 29 46 91 100 than 3:1 3:1 to 0 12 21 33 10 96 100 10:1 o$er 0 11 1 32 4 6 100 10:1 2. 81>9 @n'ess a closure used to &rotect an o&en#ng #n an e"posing building face has a &rotect#$e &er(ormance e:u#$a'ent to that re:u#red (or the wa'' assem. 334 F6O S 2. +tem 6"posing $uilding %rea o( >nprotected . and F.e measured to a &o#nt .2.2. 100 10:1 3. determ#ned #n accordance w#th the &rocedures o( /entence 293 sha'' . and 2#$3 they w#'' com&'y w#th such other cond#t#ons as the municipality cons#ders necessary.$rtment t0$t is not (.ene(#t o( 'and owned . (or the . . m %rea.3 the agreement re(erred to #n )'ause 2a3 #s reg#stered aga#nst the t#t'e o( the &ro&ert#es to wh#ch #t a&&'#es. 2#3 each owner co$enants that. 11 Less 0 .B. 21 3. e5ecutors.y the other &art#es. 100 10:1 o$er 0 10 11 26 39 13 . 9 10 11 12 13 14 16 1 20 21 30 31 40 41 10 1.E) (or a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.'#c thorough(are #(.1 2 2. and 1 010E) (or a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. #nc'ud#ng #ndemn#(#cat#on o( the municipality .he re:u#red limiting distance (or an e"posing building face #s &erm#tted to . ". 20 Less 0 . 9 12 1 26 49 1 100 than 3:1 3:1 to 0 10 11 21 30 13 1 100 10:1 o$er 0 9 14 23 33 41 .334 where.rotected O. F 7ace <a5#mum Rat#o <imiting +istance.e added to the greater o(.1.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( %rt#c'e 3.2 100 10:1 110 . 'ane or &u.1 3 4 1 6 .'y #n wh#ch #t #s 'ocated. successors and ass#gns. 2a3 the owners o( the &ro&ert#es on wh#ch the limiting distance #s measured and the municipality enter #nto an agreement #n wh#ch such owners agree that. 8119 . m2 2L!= or 213 =!L3 0 1. an e:u#$a'ent area o( unprotected opening.ening Limits /or $ Building or +ire Com. u + 2 .u S a$erage tem&erature #n degrees )e's#us o( the une5&osed wa'' sur(ace at the t#me the re:u#red fireresistance rating #s reached under test cond#t#ons. 92. 2a3 the actua' area o( unprotected openings.2. 2##3 the co$enants conta#ned #n the agreement are #ntended to run w#th the 'ands.#nd#ng on the &art#es and the#r res&ect#$e he#rs. ). 2###3 the agreement sha'' not . 8129 8here an agreement re(erred to #n /entence 2113 #s reg#stered aga#nst the t#t'e o( a &ro&erty. the owner w#'' not construct a building on h#s or her &ro&erty un'ess the limiting distance (or e"posing building faces #n res&ect o( the &ro&osed construction #s measured #n accordance w#th the agreement.2 1.e . and the agreement sha'' . .

0 . . .2 96 100 10 14 1 2 41 1. 6 . 0 0 9 0 . 13 . 9 9 11 14 16 20 24 2 33 3 9 11 13 16 19 23 2.0 2 96 100 111 . . 2 44 64 9 100 11 11 20 32 4 11 1. 100 10 11 21 2 41 1.6 100 11 14 1 22 21 30 34 3 43 4 13 1 . 40 . 22 29 3. 0 . 9 9 10 12 14 16 19 22 21 29 33 3.1 100 10 12 14 16 19 22 21 29 33 3.0 9 6 100 0 9. 0 . 0 . 0 . 19 . .4.3 . 0 0 . 0 . 100 10 11 11 20 26 33 41 10 60 . 0 0 .9 91 100 . 100 9 11 14 21 32 41 62 10 13 16 21 36 49 66 10 14 20 21 3 . 0 10.0 100 100 13 21 30 39 62 90 100 11 11 20 31 16 12 1. . 66 69 93 100 100 9 12 11 24 3. 10 12 1 11 6. 0 . 0 .9 100 10 13 1. 11 63 . 42 4 11 69 9 10 12 16 21 21 30 36 41 4. 0 . 210 13. 0 .6 9. . 21 1. 0 . 9 . 30 6. 0 0 . 100 9 10 13 16 20 21 30 36 43 11 19 6 10 12 11 19 24 2 34 40 4. 0 .4 9 9 100 10 13 1.3 .9 93 100 4 9. 0 0 .. . 10 . . 32 3. 0 . 0 0 . 310 14. 0 . 60 9. . 36 16 . 23 39 61 3 100 100 12 19 2. 0 . 100 4 100 11 16 22 30 40 11 61 21 34 44 16 69 9 11 13 1 12 16 20 29 39 49 61 .2 92 100 2 92 100 44 10 64 1 99 100 1 100 100 9 11 14 19 24 30 36 43 10 1. 41 12 63 .9 9 4 100 100 9 11 14 21 29 40 12 6.. 9 1. 13 1. 100 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 0 . 24 31 39 4 . 13 19 66 . 26 36 4 1 100 1 100 1 100 62 . 22 32 44 16 . . 0 . 9 9 11 16 23 41 66 9 13 19 26 41 . 9 . . . 0 .1 11 13 1. 0 . 0 . 46 16 6. 100 11. . 24 31 4. 61 . 110 12. 4.

!. 1 000 16. = S =e#ght o( e"posing building face. 30 33 36 39 46 13 60 .$rtment t0$t is not (. .4 93 100 10 11 12 13 14 11 1.1. 0 . 0 . 9 9 9 10 12 13 14 16 1 20 22 2. . 0 .rotected O. . .ening Limits /or $ Building or +ire Com. . 20 23 33 44 1 10 11 12 13 14 11 16 1.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( %rt#c'e 3.1.& 112 .1.C.2. 32 36 40 13 66 2 99 100 11 12 14 16 1 Notes to T$ble !. .& 213  %&&'y wh#che$er #s greater. . 100 19 21 23 21 2. . 2 000 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 Less than 3:1 3:1 to 10:1 o$er 10:1 0 . .!.9 9.1.3. . . 19 21 23 26 31 3. . 3. . n. 0 . . Notes to T$ble !.B. T$ble !.2.C. .2. L S Length o( e"posing building face.11. . 0 . . . 9 9 9 9 2 100 . 43 63 9 11 13 16 19 21 24 2. 20 23 2. 33 39 1 2 100 6 100 10 11 12 14 11 1.!.2. 49 63 .

12. "#$#s#on 3 . 6. 9 10 11 12 13 14 0 12 20 34 10 96 10 0 0 10 16 26 36 6 10 0 0 10 14 22 30 14 6 10 0 0 10 14 1 26 44 ..2 1. = S =e#ght o( e"posing building face. 9. " and F. n. 10 11 20 21 30 40 10 60 0 100 110 or more %rea o( >nprotected .3.2.pening (or 4rou&s 6 and F.. 1.ening Limits /or $ Building or +ire Com. m 0 1. 11.ccupancies.1.!. +tem 1. 6"posing $uilding 7ace <a5#mum %rea.rotected O. the area o( e"posing building face #s &erm#tted to .1 3 4 1 6 .3. 10. . +tem 6"posing $uilding 7ace <a5#mum %rea.e ca'cu'ated (or each fire compartment &ro$#ded the fire separations ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n. D <imiting +istance. 4.1.$rtment t0$t is (. Are$ o/ E?. 2. n.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( %rt#c'e 3.2. and 233.$rtment t0$t is (.2 9 100 0 14 16 1 22 2 42 1 0 100 0 14 16 1 22 26 36 10 6 100 0 14 14 16 20 22 30 40 12 66 2 9 100 T$ble !. m2 1.E.osing Building +$ce 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 10.6 10 0 0 10 12 16 24 36 10 66 6 10 0 0 10 12 14 20 30 40 12 66 4 10 0 0 10 12 1 26 34 44 16 . T$ble !. 1.1 2 2. *. the area o( an e"posing building face sha'' .1.#. 113 .2.0 4 10 0 0 10 12 16 20 26 32 40 10 60 . D <imiting +istance. L S Length o( e"posing building face.0 10 0 0 12 1 24 40 60 10 0 0 12 16 20 32 4 6 94 10 0 0 10 14 1 2 40 1 .1. 0 16 24 42 66 100 0 16 20 34 10 . m 0 1. 3.rotected O. 3. 6.2 1.213  %&&'y wh#che$er #s greater. m2 10 11 20 21 30 40 10 60 0 100 110 200 or more %rea o( >nprotected .y fire separations #nto fire compartments.pening (or 4rou&s %. . 829 +( a building #s d#$#ded . 9.ccupancies.e ca'cu'ated as the tota' area o( e5ter#or wa'' (ac#ng #n one d#rect#on on any s#de o( a building measured (rom the (#n#shed ground 'e$e' to the u&&ermost ce#'#ng.ening Limits /or $ Building or +ire Com.!.2. "#$#s#on 1 and 2 . 11.4 100 0 16 20 30 42 60 100 0 16 1 26 3 12 90 100 0 14 1 24 34 46 .2.y /entences 223. 2.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( %rt#c'e 3. 100 0 14 16 22 30 40 64 96 100 0 14 16 20 2 36 16 2 100 0 14 16 20 26 32 10 .2. . .2 4 9 10 0 0 10 14 1 22 2 34 42 10 60 6 0 92 11 100 !.1 2 2.!. 4.1 3 4 1 6 . ).

!. #nc'ud#ng ..1 mm th#c7 O/* or wa(er.41 m.!.o$e an e"posing building face.3 mm th#c7 sheet stee'. canopies and sta#rs. 2a3 ha$e no o&en#ngs. sha'' .<.7.5.2-<.2 m (rom the centre '#ne o( a 'ane or &u.o$e the e"posing building face. 859 )'add#ng (or buildings or fire compartments where the ma5#mum &erm#tted area o( unprotected openings #s more than 21F .'y com&'#es w#th the re:u#rements o( /entences 3. 2c3 the c'add#ng. 6$ll Enclosing Attic or Roo/ (.2.3.3.y.1.a'con#es.osing Building +$ce 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 233 and 243 and %rt#c'es 3. mm th#c7 gy&sum so((#t .e &rotected . 2a3 the limiting distance #s greater than 1 m. /o((#ts and Fasc#a.oard.3 . 2#3 not 'ess than 0. 2.!. 859 8here roo( so((#ts &ro0ect to 'ess than 1. 829 8here the e"posing building face has a limiting distance o( not more than 0. the fire-resistance rating.y cons#der#ng each storey as a se&arate fire compartment notw#thstand#ng o&en#ngs through the ('oor assem.1.est o( 65ter#or 8a'' %ssem.11. Construction o/ E?..o$e ground 'e$e'.e &erm#tted w#th#n.2.2 m o( a &ro&erty '#ne or the centre '#ne o( a public way.31-<. sha'' not .3. &'at(orms. >F#re .a.8!9 +n a building that conta#ns an interconnected floor space.e constructed a.2. >-re(#n#shed %'um#num /#d#ng. (or Res#dent#a' @se?.4 m o( a combustible &ro0ect#on on another building on the same &ro&erty. and 2.. or 2$#3 not 'ess than 11 mm th#c7 'um.1. !.oard #nsta''ed accord#ng to )/% % 2.2.er.ut not more than 10F o( the e"posing building face need not .e constructed #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements (or the e"posing building face. 233 and 243 when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/134.2.'#es. mater#a's #nsta''ed to &ro$#de the re:u#red &rotect#on o( so((#ts may .e used (or a closure re(erred to #n /entence 213. !.e co$ered w#th a combustible or noncombustible (#n#sh mater#a'. the area o( the e"posing building face (or the interconnected floor space #s &erm#tted to .e &rotected . 2###3 not 'ess than 12.41 m. 8!9 8here the e"posing building face has a limiting distance o( more than 0. >4y&sum *oard %&&'#cat#on?.2.'e 3. !. or 2. 2$3 not 'ess than 12.e noncombustible where the wa'' assem. they sha''.oard or gy&sum ce#'#ng .41 m (rom the &ro&erty '#ne.'#es?. 829 8#red g'ass or g'ass . 2##3 un$ented a'um#num con(orm#ng to )%B!)4/*-93.!. 829 Reser$ed 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243.3 the building or fire compartment and a'' combustible attic or roof spaces are sprin#lered.3 2. c'add#ng (or buildings or fire compartments where the ma5#mum &erm#tted area o( unprotected openings #s more than 10F o( the e"posing building face need not .etween two buildings or fire compartments on the same &ro&erty. 2#$3 not 'ess than 11 mm th#c7 &'ywood. the (ace o( roo( so((#ts a.e determ#ned . combustible &ro0ect#ons on the e5ter#or o( a wa'' that cou'd e5&ose an ad0acent building to (#re s&read and are more than 1 m a.10.'oc7 sha'' not .y closures whose fire-protection rating #s #n con(ormance w#th the fire-resistance rating re:u#red (or the wa''. 6$ll 2it0 Limiting #ist$nce Less T0$n 1.2 m sha'' .e noncombustible where. 879 For buildings o( combustible construction.$ce 819 %n e5ter#or wa'' enc'os#ng an attic or roof space and 'ocated a...2. !.!.'#c thorough(are or (rom an #mag#nary '#ne .!. Combustible %ro@ections 819 65ce&t (or a building conta#n#ng one or two dwelling units on'y.o$e the e"posing building face sha'' not &ro0ect to 'ess than 0. &ro0ect#ng roo( so((#ts sha'' not . 2a3 1.213.2 m 819 O&en#ngs #n a wa'' that has a limiting distance 'ess than 1. construct#on and c'add#ng (or e"posing building faces o( buildings or fire compartments sha'' com&'y w#th . 114 . and 3. Reser1ed !.2.

.'y sha'' . 2##3 #s #nsta''ed w#th or w#thout (urr#ng mem.3.. 2c3 the test sha'' .y /entence 233 and #n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3.!. )..2.he construct#on re:u#rements (or the e"posing building face that are '#sted #n .ers o$er gy&sum sheath#ng at 'east 12.'e 3. F o( 6"posing $uilding 7ace %rea 0 to 10 W 10 to 21 W 21 to 10 W 10 to X 100 2.2. 9.e(ore the area o( unprotected openings may .213. the re:u#rements (or noncombustible c'add#ng are wa#$ed (or wa'' assem. "#$#s#on 1 or 2 0 to 10 W 10 to 21 W 21 to 10 W 10 to X 100 )o'umn 3 <#n#mum Re:u#red 7ire-1esistance 1ating )o'umn 4 .2.y....3 noncombustible mater#a' that com&'#es w#th the cr#ter#a (or test#ng and cond#t#ons o( acce&tance o( /entence 223 when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/101.3.e (o''owed.2.e &rotected on #ts e5ter#or sur(ace .1 m. sha'' . has a flame-spread rating not greater than 21 on the e5ter#or (ace when tested #n accordance w#th /entence 3..e sat#s(#ed .'#es that com&'y w#th %rt#c'e 3..'e 3.sect#on 9.=. T$ble !..1.2.1. 829 . *.213. 9.ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?.osing Building +$ces Form#ng -art o( /entences 3.3 are that.1. 1h 1h 41 m#n 41 m#n 2h 2h 1h 1h 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible 3oncombustible 3oncombustible 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible 3oncombustible 3oncombustible 3oncombustible %ombustible or 3oncombustible !. 2###3 has a flame-spread rating not greater than 21 when tested #n accordance w#th /entence 3. 0o#nts and 'oca' re#n(orcements..3 m2 and ha$e no d#mens#on 'ess than 2.. 2#3 con(orms to /u.2. mm th#c7 or o$er masonry.1..9. 2a3 the (#re e5&osed area o( the wa'' assem. or 9. or 4rou& F..e cont#nued (or not 'ess than 11 m#n and the standard t#me!tem&erature cur$e o( the re(erenced standard sha'' . 879 8here ..12.penings -erm#tted.ers.2. and 2#$3 does not e5ceed 2 mm #n th#c7ness e5c'us#$e o( (asteners.10.y&e o( )'add#ng Re:u#red 1.1..3.. or 2d3 the c'add#ng.a.213.y /entence 3. or on (urr#ng not more than 21 mm th#c7.e not 'ess than 9. (oamed &'ast#c #nsu'at#on used #n an e5ter#or wa'' o( a building more than 3 storeys #n building height sha'' ...2. ".. 213 and 263 +tem )o'umn 1 . &erm#ts an area o( unprotected openings o( more than 10F . o$er gy&sum sheath#ng at 'east 12. "#$#s#on 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea o( >nprotected .2. 111 .he cr#ter#a (or test#ng and the cond#t#ons o( acce&tance (or a wa'' assem.!. . 2a3 concrete or masonry not 'ess than 21 mm th#c7. >F#re 6ndurance . or 4rou& F.12..reated 8ood (or F#re . %rotection o/ E?terior Building +$ce 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2##3 #s #nsta''ed w#thout (urr#ng mem. or 2..e #ncreased as &erm#tted ..est#ng?.2.1.6. 4rou& 6. and 2###3 a(ter cond#t#on#ng #n con(ormance w#th %/.2.sect#on 9. 9. 263 .2#3 con(orms to /u. >%cce'erated 8eather#ng o( F#re-Retardant-.2.1.2. )inimum Construction Re4uirements /or E?.ut not more than 21F o( the e"posing building face..223.12..213 and where the ma5#mum &erm#tted area o( unprotected openings #s greater than 10F o( the e"posing building face.y&e o( )onstruct#on Re:u#red )o'umn 1 .3 the e5&osed sur(ace w#'' #nc'ude ty&#ca' $ert#ca' and hor#Conta' 0o#nts.< " 2 9 .a.'y to sat#s(y the re:u#rements o( )'ause 213 2.12.3.. 2.ccupancy )'ass#(#cat#on o( $uilding or 7ire %ompartment 4rou& %..3. mm th#c7 or o$er masonry.

!. co'umns and arches. #nc'ud#ng .e co$ered w#th noncombustible c'add#ng. 2a3 'ess than 10 m . 8!9 .rotected O. the o&en#ng sha'' . and 2. (or the#r &rotect#on (rom #nter#or (#res.3 the limiting distance #s not 'ess than 3 m.263.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( /entence 243. Are$ Incre$se /or n.sect#on 3.!. #( the &'ane o( an e5ter#or wa'' o( an e"it enc'osure (orms an ang'e 'ess than 131 ° w#th the &'ane o( an e5ter#or wa'' o( the building #t ser$es.. and 3. .1>.y /entence 233 and as &erm#tted . or 2.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( /entence 243 where the o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building #s w#th#n 3 m hor#Conta''y and. !.y %rt#c'es 3. &'aced who''y or &art'y outs#de an e5ter#or (ace o( a building that are 'ess than 3 m (rom the &ro&erty '#ne or centre'#ne o( a &u.14.o$e an o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the e"it.1!..'y con(orm#ng to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2. #( an e5ter#or e"it door #n one fire compartment #s w#th#n 3 m hor#Conta''y o( an o&en#ng #n another fire compartment and the e5ter#or wa''s o( these fire compartments #ntersect at an e5ter#or ang'e o( 'ess than 131°.e'ow the e"it sta#r or ram&.20.2.enings 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . to 3.. 2a3 g'ass . and an o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the e"it enc'osure cou'd .'oc7 con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3. &'aced who''y or &art'y outs#de an e5ter#or (ace o( a building and 3 m or more (rom the &ro&erty '#ne or centre'#ne o( a &u.3 w#red g'ass assem.1. 6$ll E?. !..2.e dou.!. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.ers o( heavy timber construction.14.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( /entence 243 where the o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building #s w#th#n 3 m hor#Conta''y and. and 2e3 the noncombustible &rotect#$e mater#a' w#'' not d#s#ntegrate #n a manner that wou'd &erm#t (#re to &ro&agate a'ong the sur(ace o( the test assem.2.2.osed to Anot0er 6$ll 116 .1.!.3 'ess than 1 m a.1.1. 829 /tructura' mem. the ma5#mum area o( unprotected openings #n any e"posing building face or fire compartment o( a building that #s not sprin#lered #s &erm#tted to .2.'ed #( the o&en#ngs are g'aCed w#th.e'ow an o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the e"it.3.enings 819 %n e"posing building face o( an open-air storey #n a storage garage #s &erm#tted to ha$e un'#m#ted unprotected openings &ro$#ded #t has a limiting distance not 'ess than 3 m.1.2.'#c thorough(are sha'' . 859 .2. 2.3.y (#re &rotect#on ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red .12. .2.'e when $#ewed norma' to the (ace o( the mater#a'.4. . nlimited n.rotected O.3. %rotection o/ (tructur$l )embers 819 /tructura' mem.eams. . the o&en#ng #n e#ther the e5ter#or wa'' o( the e"it or the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building sha'' .o$e the e"it sta#r or ram&.e e5&osed to (#re (rom an o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building.he re:u#rements o( /entence 213 are wa#$ed (or wa'' assem.2.2d3 the noncombustible &rotect#$e mater#a' w#'' rema#n #n &'ace and no through o&en#ngs w#'' de$e'o& that are $#s#.213.11. 2a3 #t #s not a loadbearing wa''.ut not 'ess than 1 h. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .y /entence 3. 2a3 'ess than 10 m .4.'#c thorough(are need not . #s &erm#tted to .'oc7 con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.ers.!.4. and %rt#c'es 3.4.e &rotected (rom e5ter#or (#re .y /entence 3. 2a3 g'ass . or 2.14.2.eams. the o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building sha'' .!.'#es that com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3. 3. 2.2.3. #nc'ud#ng .!. co'umns and arches. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.213.3 'ess than 2 m a.he e"posing building face o( a storey that (aces a street and #s at the same 'e$e' as the street #s &erm#tted to ha$e un'#m#ted unprotected openings #( the limiting distance #s not 'ess than 9 m.2. !.2.2. %rotection o/ E?it +$cilities 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .he o&en#ng &rotect#on re(erred to #n /entences 213 to 233 sha'' cons#st o(. 1 (tore3 Building 819 %n e"posing building face o( a building o( low hazard industrial occupancy con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.3.3 a w#red g'ass assem.e o( noncombustible construction w#thout a fire-resistance rating &ro$#ded.1.y /entence 3.9.'#es con(orm#ng to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2.1.e e5&osed to (#re (rom an o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building #t ser$es.'y.15. !. 829 +( an unenc'osed e5ter#or e"it sta#r or ram& cou'd . 829 . or 2c3 a closure con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( /u.2. !. or 2. Lo2 +ire Lo$d.

19. .3.2. sha'' ha$e no o&en#ngs and sha'' . where.y the #ntersect#ng &'anes o( the e"posing building faces o( the two fire compartments 2#n the case where the e5ter#or wa''s are &ara''e' and (ace each other. and Y S the ang'e made .3 a'' rooms.y fire bloc#s.13.31-<. !.e se&arated (rom the storey a.1<. mm th#c7 gy&sum so((#t .3 e5&osure (rom unprotected openings o( a fire compartment that #s not &rotected . %rotection o/ (o//its 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .he e5ter#or wa'' o( each fire compartment re(erred to #n /entence 213 w#th#n the d#stance.o$e a w#ndow or door and 'ess than 1.2.e'ow 610E). and " S the greater re:u#red limiting distance (or the e"posing building faces o( the two fire compartments.$r$ted O. 2#3 not 'ess than 0. or 2e3 not 'ess than 11 mm th#c7 'um.oard #nsta''ed accord#ng to )/% % 2. 11.. (or the #nsta''at#on o( automat#c s&r#n7'er systems.!.2. 859 .2.ut #n no case 'ess than 1 m.. the re:u#rements #n /entence 213 do not a&&'y. " O.243.19. #( a wa'' #n a building #s e5&osed to a (#re haCard (rom an ad0o#n#ng roo( o( a se&arate fire compartment that #s not sprin#lered #n the same building.oard.e se&arated . and the e5&osed wa'' conta#ns w#ndows w#th#n 3 storeys $ert#ca''y and 1 m hor#Conta''y o( the roo(.3 mm th#c7.213 or as &erm#tted . 2a3 unprotected openings o( fire compartments on o&&os#te s#des o( a firewall.3. .13.y /entences 223 and 233.y /entence 3. and 2##3 ha$#ng a me't#ng &o#nt not . 2c3 not 'ess than 11 mm th#c7 &'ywood.etween the fire compartment and the rema#nder o( the building.3 %rotection /or 'ertic$ll3 (e.y construct#on con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. 2a3 the fire compartments .he &rotect#on re:u#red . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy. sha'' ha$e a fireresistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the #nter#or $ert#ca' fire separation .11. and the common attic or roof space &ro0ects .oard or gy&sum wa''.ut sha'' a&&'y to. !. 829 . and the &'anes o( the two wa''s are &ara''e' or at an ang'e 'ess than 131 °. C$no.y.. the &ort#on o( any so((#t or other sur(ace enc'os#ng the &ro0ect#on that #s 'ess than 2. the roo( sha'' conta#n no s7y'#ghts w#th#n 1 m o( the e5&osed wa''.1..eyond the e5ter#or wa'' o( the building.2. #( a storey c'ass#(#ed as a 4rou& 6 or 4rou& F.y /entence 3. 8!9 /entence 213 does not a&&'y to unprotected openings o( fire compartments w#th#n a building that #s sprin#lered. and 2. the re:u#rements o( /entence 213 do not a&&'y. 2d3 not 'ess than 12.y /entence 213 (or &ro0ect#ons #s &erm#tted to . "#$#s#on 1 or 2 major occupancy #s re:u#red to . Y S 0°3..1 m $ert#ca''y a. #nc'ud#ng c'osets and . 6$ll E?. #( an unprotected opening #n an e5ter#or wa'' o( a fire compartment #s e5&osed to an unprotected opening #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( another fire compartment.er.13. measured (rom the e5ter#or o( the building. 8!9 +( an ea$e o$erhang #s com&'ete'y se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the attic or roof space .y a fire separation.y /entences 223 to 243.3 not 'ess than 12. #nc'ud#ng #ts ad0o#n#ng ea$e o$erhangs. and 2.e om#tted #(.y /entences 233 and 3.2. ha$#ng o&en#ngs #n the wa'' .osed to Ad@oining Roo/ 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .!.!.e &rotected .1. >4y&sum *oard %&&'#cat#on?.y an automat#c s&r#n7'er system.enings 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .819 65ce&t as re:u#red . !.1. the unprotected openings #n the two fire compartments sha'' . 2. 829 8here an attic or roof space.2 m (rom e#ther s#de o( the w#ndow or door.3.1 mm th#c7 O/* or wa(er.athrooms. "O S 2" N T2Y!903 5 "U .y a d#stance not 'ess than "O. where a common attic or roof space s&ans more than two suites o( residential occupancy or more than two &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms #n a 4rou& *.243.2.17. notw#thstand#ng e5ce&t#ons &erm#tted #n the standards re(erenced #n %rt#c'e 3. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy. #nto com&artments such that the resu't#ng s&aces are not common to more than two suites o( residential occupancy or more than two &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms #n a 4rou& *.eneath the so((#t are sprin#lered. #s se&arated .o$e . 2a3 noncombustible mater#a'.1.eh#nd the w#ndow and door o&en#ngs are sprin#lered #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.2.

e o( noncombustible construction.!. #etermin$tion o/ Re4uirement /or $ +ire Al$rm (3stem 819 Reser$ed 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .11. !. a wal#way connected to a building re:u#red to .e se&arated (rom the wal#way .y a canopy &ro0ect#ng not 'ess than 1 m (rom the (ace o( the building at the #nter$en#ng ('oor 'e$e'. the canopy re:u#red . 8!9 %n underground wal#way sha'' .e #nsta''ed #n a building that conta#ns. 829 % co$ered $eh#cu'ar &assageway constructed . 2a3 the 'ower storey re(erred to #n )'ause 2132a3. !. e5ce&t as re:u#red e'sewhere #n th#s /u.3 the wal#way #s at ground 'e$e'.ut need not .'y .y /entences 233 to 213 and /entence 3.he re:u#rements o( /entences 213 and 223 are &erm#tted to .2.e constructed o$er an e5#st#ng . 11 . >O#' and 4as -#&e'#ne /ystems?.2>.243.e o( noncombustible construction #s &erm#tted to .e se&arated (rom the wal#way .e des#gned or used (or any &ur&ose other than &edestr#an tra$e' un'ess.2. 2a3 the &ur&ose #s &erm#tted.2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .3 s&r#n7'ers are #nsta''ed #n any s&ace #n the wal#way conta#n#ng an occupancy.2.etween buildings sha'' .e o( noncombustible construction su#ta.e se&arated (rom e$ery building or &art o( a building ad0o#n#ng #t . 2a3 not 'ess than 10F o( the area o( any enc'os#ng &er#meter wa''s #s o&en to the outdoors. +ire Al$rm $nd #etection (3stems !.o$e sha'' .'e gas ma#n un'ess the gas ma#n #s encased #n a gas-t#ght condu#t #n con(ormance w#th )/% O662. 6$lA2$3 bet2een Buildings 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . !.arr#er doors sha'' .5. 879 %n underground wal#way .e o( noncombustible construction.e #nsta''ed at #nter$a's o( not more than 100 m.213.etween buildings sha'' . or 2.eh#nd the e5ter#or wa'' conta#n#ng the o&en#ng #n the 'ower storey.sect#on.y /entence 3.19.2.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .y /entence 233. and 2. 829 $uildings connected . and 2. 859 % wal#way o( noncombustible construction used on'y as a &edestr#an thorough(are need not con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.e o( heavy timber construction &ro$#ded.y /entence 233.y )'ause 2a3 sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the ('oor assem.e wa#$ed #( s&r#n7'ers are #nsta''ed #n.y a fire separation w#th a fireresistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e'ow grade sha'' .e more than 1 h. a (#re a'arm system sha'' .223.4.3. 8!9 . !.1. 879 % wal#way .y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .20.2.2a3 e$ery o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' o( the 'ower storey that #s 'ocated $ert#ca''y .2. and 2.!.2.ur#ed ('amma.y a wal#way.e se&arated (rom the storey a.'e (or an underground 'ocat#on.21. 8!9 % wal#way connected to a building re:u#red to . #( buildings are connected . Inst$ll$tion o/ (er1ice Lines nder Buildings 819 % building sha'' not .y /entence 3.e o( noncombustible construction sha'' a'so . and 2.o$e the 'ower storey. nderground 6$lA2$3 819 %n underground wal#way sha'' not .'e tra$e' d#stance to an e"it (or any o( the ad0acent occupancies as &erm#tted .3 the storey #mmed#ate'y a.14. and 3.e not more than 9 m w#de.!.!.2.4.e om#tted #( the e5ter#or wa'' o( the u&&er storey #s recessed not 'ess than 1 m .5. Co1ered 'e0icul$r %$ss$ge2$3 819 % co$ered $eh#cu'ar &assageway des#gned as a rece#$#ng or sh#&&#ng area sha'' .1.2.y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.3.e not more than one and a ha'( t#mes the 'east a''owa.e'ow an o&en#ng #n the storey a.1 h. !.3 the canopy re:u#red . 2a3 smo7e .3 the tra$e' d#stance (rom the door o( an ad0acent room or s&ace to the nearest e"it sha'' .2.e not more than 9 m w#de.1=.3.o$e .2. 859 +n an underground wal#way. each building sha'' .y an underground wal#way sha'' .

e$erage esta.he &erm#ss#on #n /entence 243 to cons#der se&arated &ort#ons o( a building as se&arate buildings does not a&&'y to service rooms and storage rooms. 3.20.y th#s /u. tu.2.6. 2'3 an interconnected floor space re:u#red to con(orm to %rt#c'es 3. 2a3 a s#ng'e stage system #n a 4rou& F. "#$#s#on 1 occupancy. 2a3 #n wh#ch not more than (our dwelling units share a common means of egress.es o/ +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 % (#re a'arm system sha'' . 2#3 a residential occupancy w#th s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or more than 10 &ersons. or 2n3 a care occupancy (or more than 10 &ersons rece#$#ng care. 2e3 an occupant load more than 110 a. 8!9 +( each dwelling unit has d#rect access to an e5ter#or e"it (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng to ground 'e$e'.#ng. the re:u#rements #n th#s /u.3 that #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height. !. 2. 273 an occupant load more than 300 .u'es &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3. tu.2.y /entence 213.e a&&'#ed to each &ort#on o( a building not more than 3 storeys #n building height. 2g3 a '#censed . "#$#s#on 3 occupancy.2.e'ow an o&en a#r seat#ng area. or . .2.sect#on sha'' a&&'y to the floor areas on . #( there are o&en#ngs through a firewall.y /entence 243. w#r#ng and tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways. other than those (or &#&#ng.3. 859 % (#re a'arm system #s not re:u#red #n a hotel 3 storeys or 'ess #n building height &ro$#ded each suite has d#rect access to an e5ter#or e"it (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng to ground 'e$e'. to 3.!.3. w#th an occupant load more than 40.2. sha'' .y $est#. the re:u#rements #n th#s /u. co''ege or ch#'d care (ac#'#ty. 2. and 3. or 2. !.e treated as se&arate buildings (or the &ur&ose o( (#re a'arm #nsta''at#on re:u#red .#ng. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . #n wh#ch a $ert#ca' fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h se&arates the &ort#on (rom the rema#nder o( the building as #( #t were a se&arate building. w#r#ng and tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways. 2(3 a schoo'.sect#on. . #( a building conta#ns more than one major occupancy and a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red . 119 .2. w#th an occupant load more than 110. #t sha'' . 2h3 a medium hazard industrial occupancy or a low hazard industrial occupancy w#th an occupant load more than .2. 2c3 more than 3 storeys. 879 % (#re a'arm system #s not re:u#red #n a storage garage con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.e #nsta''ed throughout the building.e'ow the first storey. a (#re a'arm system #s not re:u#red #n an a&artment building. 2c3 a s#ng'e or two stage system #n a building 3 storeys or 'ess #n building height that conta#ns a 4rou& *. &ro$#ded there are no other occupancies #n the building. other than #n o&en a#r seat#ng areas. 2d3 a tota' occupant load more than 300.5. a s#ng'e system sha'' ser$e a'' occupancies.3. #( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red #n any &ort#on o( a building.e.11. other than #n o&en a#r seat#ng areas.y wal#ways &erm#tted #n %rt#c'es 3. &ro$#ded there are no o&en#ngs through the fire separation. other than those (or &#&#ng.2.oth s#des o( the firewall as #( they were #n the same building.o$e or . #nc'ud#ng storeys .5.1 a. T3.3.2a3 a contained use area.e'ow the first storey. Continuit3 o/ +ire Al$rm (3stem 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.19.o$e or .y /entence 263. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .ed #n )'ause 2c3. 203 a high hazard industrial occupancy w#th an occupant load more than 21.e'ow the first storey.3 a two stage system #n a 4rou& * occupancy other than those descr#.y /entence 243.sect#on are &erm#tted to .'#shment or a restaurant. 879 . 8<9 $uildings #nterconnected . 2m3 a care and treatment occupancy (or more than 10 &ersons rece#$#ng care or treatment.2.3 an impeded egress zone.

e $er#(#ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/13. 829 % (#re a'arm system sha'' . cause an alarm signal to sound on a'' aud#. !.. #n a Cone other than that (or wh#ch the (#rst alert signal was sounded. 2.y /entences 3.e(ore a &er#od o( t#me has e'a&sed that #s not 'ess than.23.2d3 a s#ng'e stage system #n e'ementary and secondary schoo's.293 and 3.y /entence 233. e5ce&t (or a s&ec#a' needs (ac#'#ty. 8!9 % two stage (#re a'arm system #s &erm#tted to .23.2.5. 2a3 cause an alert signal to sound u&on the o&erat#on o( any manua' &u'' stat#on or fire detector. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .4.e des#gned so that when an alarm signal #s actuated #t cannot .3 20 m#n (or any other building.2.2. 859 +( a second manua' &u'' stat#on or fire detector #s o&erated #n a (#re a'arm system w#th Cone cod#ng as &erm#tted . sha'' .e &er(ormed as a who'e to ensure the &ro&er o&erat#on and #nter-re'at#onsh#& . and 2##3 cause an alert signal to sound throughout the hotel and such &arts o( the building as #s necessary to a'ert hotel sta((.2. 2.e des#gned to not#(y the (#re de&artment #n con(ormance w#th /entence 243 that an alarm signal has .#'#ty.. !.y )'ause 3. 2a3 a 4rou& % occupancy ha$#ng an occupant load more than 300.$rtment 819 +( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red to . "#$#s#on 1 occupancy.e(ore the coded alert signal (or the second Cone #s re&eated no (ewer than (our t#mes.5. !. a (#re a'arm system sha'' not #ncor&orate manua' s#'enc#ng sw#tches other than those #nsta''ed #ns#de the (#re a'arm contro' un#t. !.2.e e:u#&&ed w#th an annunc#ator. and 2.7. 2#3 cause an alarm signal to sound #n the #n#t#at#ng (#re Cone #n the hotel. u&on the o&erat#on o( any manua' &u'' stat#on or fire detector.3 a 4rou& * occupancy.5. &22B. and 2d3 #n a building conta#n#ng a hotel.2. 2.5. 2c3 ha$e each manua' &u'' stat#on e:u#&&ed so that the use o( a 7ey or other s#m#'ar de$#ce causes an alarm signal to sound and cont#nue to sound u&on the remo$a' o( the 7ey or s#m#'ar de$#ce (rom the manua' &u'' stat#on. >+nsta''at#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?.etween the systems. (ilencing o/ Al$rm (ign$ls 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2432a3.2.y /entence 233. (ign$ls to +ire #e. #escri.3 the coded alert signal #s re&eated #n #ts ent#rety no (ewer than (our t#mes. Commissioning o/ Li/e ($/et3 $nd +ire %rotection (3stems 819 8here '#(e sa(ety and (#re &rotect#on systems are #nsta''ed to com&'y w#th the &ro$#s#ons o( th#s )ode or the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act. Inst$ll$tion $nd 'eri/ic$tion o/ +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 F#re a'arm systems.e s#'enced automat#ca''y a(ter 1 m#n. 2c3 a 4rou& F. 120 .een #n#t#ated #n.4.5.'e s#gna' de$#ces #n the system. #n a care and treatment occupancy an alert signal #s &erm#tted to .3 and /entence 243.<. and 2c3 a cont#nuous alert signal #s sounded u&on com&'et#on o( the coded s#gna's re(erred to #n )'ause 2.tion o/ +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 % s#ng'e stage (#re a'arm system sha''.=. >Her#(#cat#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?.233 and 243.e Cone coded so that. the coded alert signal (or the (#rst Cone sha'' . automat#ca''y cause an alarm signal to sound #( the alert signal #s not ac7now'edged w#th#n 1 m#n o( #ts #n#t#at#on.20.e s#'enced automat#ca''y . #nc'ud#ng those w#th $o#ce commun#cat#on ca&a. the comm#ss#on#ng o( these #ntegrated systems must .2. a (#re a'arm system sha'' . and 2e3 a s#ng'e or two stage system #n a'' other cases. 2a3 a coded alert signal #s sounded #nd#cat#ng the Cone o( a'arm #n#t#at#on. "#$#s#on 2 occupancy. 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded . the system sha'' .4. 829 % two stage (#re a'arm system sha''.e #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/124.e com&'eted .5. u&on the o&erat#on o( any manua' &u'' stat#on or fire detector.. 2a3 1 m#n (or a building not re:u#red to . !.e #nsta''ed and a s#ng'e stage system #s &ro$#ded.3 e5ce&t (or a 4rou& *. to ensure sat#s(actory o&erat#on.

e &ro$#ded #ns#de the ma#n entrance o( the building. 8!9 %n annunc#ator need not .3 the emergency te'e&hone num.2d3 a building regu'ated . the area o( co$erage (or each Cone #s ne#ther more than.he area '#m#ts o( )'ause 2232a3 are wa#$ed (or an #nter#or und#$#ded o&en s&ace used as an arena. Annunci$tor $nd Fone Indic$tion 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . #n con(ormance w#th /entence 243..e #nsta''ed #n c'ose &ro5#m#ty to a building entrance that (aces a street or an access route (or (#re de&artment $eh#c'es that com&'#es w#th /entence 3.3 that has an aggregate area (or a'' storeys o( not more than 2 000 m2.11. the system sha'' .'e not#ce.y /entence 213 sha'' ha$e se&arate Cone #nd#cat#on o( the actuat#on o( the a'arm #n#t#at#ng de$#ces #n each.6. 2a3 s#gna's to a centra' stat#on con(orm#ng to )%B!@L)-/161.he re:u#rements #n /entence 213 are wa#$ed #n a building. 2c3 sha(t re:u#red to .2.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.213. 2d3 a#r hand'#ng system re:u#red to . and /entence 213 does not a&&'y. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 121 .e e:u#&&ed w#th fire detectors.1. an annunc#ator sha'' .2.3 the mun#c#&a' (#re a'arm system.e des#gned to not#(y the (#re de&artment. the annunc#ator re:u#red .e des#gned to not#(y the (#re de&artment.5. the area o( co$erage (or each Cone #s ne#ther more than.y way o(. #n con(ormance w#th /entence 243. nor 2##3 2 000 m2. a $#sua' and aud#. 2. that #s not eas#'y remo$ed.e &ro$#ded (or a (#re a'arm system #( not more than one Cone #nd#cator #s re:u#red #n /entence 223. other than dwelling units descr#.e #nsta''ed and a two stage system #s &ro$#ded.sect#on 3. . and 2c3 that #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height. to 3. 859 Bot#(#cat#on o( the (#re de&artment re:u#red . 20&0 that #s a 4rou& ) occupancy. nor 2##3 the system area '#m#ts as s&ec#(#ed #n BF-% 13. and 2. 879 . 879 8here a s#ng'e stage (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed #n a building that #s not sprin#lered.e se&arated . 2a3 Reser$ed 2.e .1.er o( the (#re de&artment.y /entences 213 to 233 sha'' .y $ert#ca' fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. or 2(3 a ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act.3.2.y /entence 263. 829 % (#re a'arm system that #nc'udes water('ow #nd#cat#ng de$#ces sha'' . 2a3 that the (#re de&artment #s to . 2h3 fire compartment re:u#red #n /entence 3. !.'e trou.9. or 2. a 'eg#. >Hent#'at#on )ontro' and F#re -rotect#on o( )ommerc#a' )oo7#ng O&erat#ons?.2..een #n#t#ated. 2#3 1 storey. that an alert signal has . a r#n7 or a sw#mm#ng &oo' &ro$#ded that other s&aces #n the building that are se&arated (rom the o&en s&ace are #nd#$#dua''y Coned #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( /entence 223.3.y /entences 233 to 213. 859 +( an annunc#ator #s not #nsta''ed as &art o( a (#re a'arm system #n con(ormance w#th /entence 213.sect#on 3.4. 2g3 impeded egress zone. 2#3 1 storey.e a((#5ed to the wa'' near each manua' &u'' stat#on stat#ng. and 2#3 fire compartment re:u#red to . 2a3 floor area so that #n a building that #s not sprin#lered.1. sha'' . 2(3 contained use area.3.er (or the municipality or the te'e&hone num.y BF-% 96. >+nsta''at#on and /er$#ces (or F#re /#gna' Rece#$#ng )entres and /ystems?. that an a'arm has .'e s#gna' de$#ce sha'' .een #n#t#ated.223.ed #n /u. 2e3 a building conta#n#ng interconnected floor space re:u#red to con(orm to %rt#c'es 3. 8<9 .e not#(#ed #n the e$ent o( a (#re emergency. 2e3 (#re e5t#ngu#sh#ng system re:u#red .3 floor area so that #n a building that #s sprin#lered.e e:u#&&ed w#th smo#e detectors.2. . >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. 8!9 +( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red to .3.

sect#on 3.4. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n %rt#c'e 3. 2.3 another cont#nua''y-su&er$#sed 'ocat#on. 2.213.2. the #nd#cat#on o( a su&er$#sory s#gna' #n accordance w#th /entence 233 sha'' .16. 8=9 +n a building conta#n#ng a hotel #n wh#ch a trou. !. 2.e &ro$#ded (or a (#re a'arm system. (moAe $nd Ee$t #etectors 819 +( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red. a (#re &um& sha'' . and 2g3 a tem&erature a&&roach#ng the (reeC#ng &o#nt #n any dry &#&e $a'$e enc'osure or water storage conta#ner used (or (#re(#ght#ng &ur&oses.'e s#gna' sha'' .y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.1.12. e5ce&t (or hose $a'$es.'e s#gna' de$#ce are #nc'uded on the contro' un#t. 899 +n a 'ong-term care home. 879 +( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red #n a building.1.e &ro$#ded to #nd#cate. #( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red. and 2g3 hazardous classroom and change room #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. 2e3 a s#gn#(#cant change #n water 'e$e' #n any water storage conta#ner used (or (#re(#ght#ng &ur&oses.'e s#gna' to the annunc#ator #n the e$ent o( mo$ement o( the $a'$e hand'e.6.'e that #s #nsta''ed to heat. 859 +( a (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed #n a building. 2c3 'oss o( a#r &ressure #n a dry &#&e system.9. or 2.e transm#tted to a &ro&r#etary contro' centre or to an #nde&endent centra' stat#on.4.8.2..e 'ocated at the ma#n nurs#ng stat#on.y /entence 3. 829 +( a (#re a'arm system #n a building #s re:u#red .2.5.e connected to the (#re a'arm system. 2d3 room #n wh#ch haCardous su.stances are to .e #nsta''ed #n.2.2.e e:u#&&ed w#th an e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed sw#tch (or transm#tt#ng a trou.e used or stored.2.213 to ha$e an annunc#ator.'e '#ght sha'' . an automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' . !. a remote aud#o$#sua' (#re a'arm trou. 2a3 storage room not w#th#n a dwelling unit.y th#s %rt#c'e sha'' . 2(3 'oss o( &ower to any automat#ca''y start#ng (#re &um&. Electric$l (u. a trou.5. 2d3 'oss o( a#r &ressure #n a &ressure tan7. !. 2a3 the ma#n rece&t#on area ser$#ng the hotel. 2a3 a stand&#&e r#ser.9 % (#re a'arm contro' un#t #nsta''ed #n c'ose &ro5#m#ty to a building entrance that (aces a street or an access route (or (#re de&artment $eh#c'es that com&'#es w#th /entence 3. smo#e detectors sha'' . on the (#re a'arm system annunc#ator.e #nsta''ed #n.. 8<9 +n a building regu'ated . 2e3 e'e$ator or dum. +ire #etectors 819 7ire detectors re:u#red .ut not one w#th#n a dwelling unit. #s deemed to sat#s(y the re:u#rement (or an annunc#ator &ro$#ded a'' #nd#cators re:u#red (or an annunc#ator or trou. >+nsta''at#on o( /tat#onary -um&s (or F#re -rotect#on?.3 service room not w#th#n a dwelling unit. 2a3 each s'ee&#ng room and each corr#dor ser$#ng as &art o( a means of egress (rom s'ee&#ng rooms #n &ort#ons o( a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& * major occupancy. 8!9 +( a (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed #n a building.3 'oss o( e5cess water &ressure re:u#red to &re$ent (a'se a'arms #n a wet &#&e system. 2c3 0an#torsD room. sha'' .11.er1ision 819 6'ectr#ca' su&er$#s#on sha'' .wa#ter sha(t.e e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed #n accordance w#th BF-% 20. 122 . 2(3 'aundry room #n a building o( residential occupancy. fire detectors sha'' .1>. or 2c3 an e"it or means of egress to 7ee& #t (ree o( #ce and snow. each $a'$e contro''#ng water su&&'#es #n a stand&#&e system.e #nsta''ed #n each.5.'e s#gna' sound#ng de$#ce has a s#'enc#ng sw#tch.e e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed to #nd#cate a su&er$#sory s#gna' on the building (#re a'arm system annunc#ator (or each o( the (o''ow#ng. 2a3 mo$ement o( a $a'$e hand'e that contro's the su&&'y o( water to s&r#n7'ers.2. e'ectr#ca' su&er$#s#on sha'' . . a 'oss o( &ower to a heat trac#ng ca.3 a s&r#n7'er '#ne as &art o( a (#re su&&ress#on system.

829 Smo#e detectors re:u#red .. 2.2.e des#gned to &re$ent the c#rcu'at#on o( smo7e u&on a s#gna' (rom a duct-ty&e smo#e detector #( the a#r hand'#ng system.1.3.y /entence 3.u'e &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.e #nsta''ed #n the e'e$ator 'o.2. #( a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red.3 a $est#. a smo#e detector sha'' .2.2.17. (3stem )onitoring 123 .2.y )'ause 2132g3 sha''.5.2.e eas#'y #dent#(#ed.y /entence 3. are deemed to meet the re:u#rements o( /entence 213. and 3. the e'e$ators w#'' automat#ca''y return d#rect'y to an a'ternate ('oor 'e$e'. or 2. and heat detectors re:u#red .5. where a building #s re:u#red to .16.2. !. #n &ort#ons o( buildings c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) major occupancy and more than 3 storeys #n building height. and e$ery room not 'ocated w#th#n a suite.he a'ternate ('oor reca'' (eature re:u#red .y /entence 233. or 2d3 #s not &ro$#ded w#th fire dampers as &erm#tted ..15.0ected to (a'se a'arms due to the act#$#t#es w#th#n the building.9 7ire detectors are &erm#tted to . smo#e detectors sha'' . %re1ention o/ (moAe Circul$tion 819 +( a (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed.2. !. 2e3 each e"it sta#r sha(t. 2. and 2g3 each e'e$ator mach#ne room or mach#nery s&ace.12.1.o$e the first storey and that are e:u#&&ed w#th an automat#c emergency reca'' (eature. 8!9 Smo#e detectors re:u#red #n s'ee&#ng rooms o( care.3.19. an a#r hand'#ng system sha'' .y /entence 3.223 need not .e des#gned to shut down u&on actuat#on o( the (#re a'arm system. '$cuum Cle$ning (3stem (0utdo2n 819 % centra' $acuum c'ean#ng system ser$#ng more than one suite or storey #n a building e:u#&&ed w#th a (#re a'arm system sha'' .y /entence 213 #s not re:u#red #( the floor area conta#n#ng the reca'' 'e$e' #s sprin#lered. 8<9 Smo#e detectors #nsta''ed at the entrance to a wal#way #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3. Ele1$tor Emergenc3 Return 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .1<.3 e5ce&t #n a hotel.3. 2c3 each corr#dor #n &ort#ons o( a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. 2(3 each corr#dor ser$#ng c'assrooms #n e'ementary and secondary schoo's.e #nsta''ed #n.#es on the reca'' 'e$e' so that when these smo#e detectors are actuated. "#$#s#on 1.'e and $#s#.rinAlers in Lieu o/ +ire #etectors 819 7ire detectors re:u#red .10.12. 2a3 e$ery room #n &ort#ons o( buildings c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. u&on actuat#on. 2c3 ser$es more than one fire compartment re:u#red . 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.20.2.. !.y mach#nery 'ocated #n the mach#ne room or mach#nery s&ace #n wh#ch the smo#e detector #s #nsta''ed.e 'ocated near the entrance to. reca'' the e'e$ators ser$ed . "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy.1!.y /entence 213 sha'' .2. .y /entences 263 and 2. and 2c3 #n a floor area conta#n#ng a hotel.y /entence 213 #n 4rou& F occupancies where the smo#e detectors may . heat detectors sha'' .4..e e:u#&&ed w#th a (#re a'arm system.4.3. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n %rt#c'e 3. 8!9 . .11.y %rt#c'e 3. (.2 3. 859 Smo#e detectors re:u#red .1. care and treatment or detention occupancy sha'' u&on actuat#on &ro$#de an aud#.e #nsta''ed #n '#eu o( the smo#e detectors re:u#red .ed #n %rt#c'es 3. #n e$ery suite. . saunas.3 ser$es more than one suite #n a storey.1. #n a building ha$#ng e'e$ators that ser$e storeys a.3.e des#gned as &art o( the building (#re a'arm system.2. 2d3 each public corridor #n &ort#ons o( a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& ) major occupancy.5.e &ro$#ded w#th#n a floor area #( the floor area #s sprin#lered and the s&r#n7'er system #s e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.233.4.5. 2a3 ser$es more than 1 storey.5. !. 8.223.6. re(r#gerated areas and sw#mm#ng &oo's. 2a3 a wal#way descr#.e su.3.4. #n e$ery room #n a suite and #n e$ery room not 'ocated #n a suite other than washrooms w#th#n a suite.3 each room #n a contained use area and corr#dors ser$#ng those rooms. !.'e s#gna' to sta(( ser$#ng those rooms so that the room or 'ocat#on conta#n#ng the smo#e detector can .2.

y /entence 263. other than dur#ng a (#re emergency. a manua' &u'' stat#on #s not re:u#red at an e5ter#or egress doorway (rom a dwelling unit that does not 'ead to an #nter#or shared means of egress #n a building not more than 3 storeys #n building height conta#n#ng on'y dwelling units.e #nsta''ed #n e$ery dwelling unit #n the floor area near each egress door 'ead#ng (rom the dwelling unit. 2. the same aud#.2. $#sua' s#gna' de$#ces sha'' .e used to sound the alert signals and the alarm signals! 829 +( aud#.y the &u.5.ed #n /entence 3. 5!9 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted .y %rt#c'e 3. ss.9 +n floor areas where the manua' &u'' stat#ons are 'ocated #n dwelling units. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 829 +( a (#re a'arm system #s &ro$#ded. 8<9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . "#$#s#on 1 and 2 occupancies.ac7ground no#se.e &osted near e$ery e"it #n a public corridor.e #nsta''ed so that each de$#ce ser$es.y &ersons w#th hear#ng #m&a#rment.e #nsta''ed.4.e #nsta''ed #n the ma#n rece&t#on area ser$#ng the hotel.y &ersons w#th hear#ng #m&a#rment.y /entence 263.3 #n a public corridor ser$#ng a 4rou& %.'e s#gna' de$#ces are &erm#tted to .1=. #n 4rou& ) a&artment buildings. a manua' &u'' stat#on sha'' . 829 +n a building that #s sprin#lered. 2a3 near the &r#nc#&a' entrance to the building. water('ow #nd#cat#ng de$#ces re:u#red .y /entence 213 sha'' . 879 +n a building conta#n#ng a hotel.e used (or &'ay#ng mus#c or .3 an area on each storey that #s not more than the system area '#m#ts as s&ec#(#ed #n BF-% 13. 2. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. !. 2>17.e connected to the (#re a'arm system so that on actuat#on an alert signal or an alarm signal #s #n#t#ated. !.5. 8!9 %ud#. and 2c3 fire detectors sha'' . 2c3 #n a corr#dor used . 8=9 Zey sw#tch act#$ated &u'' stat#ons are &erm#tted #n an impeded egress zone and a contained use area #n 4rou& *. $#sua' s#gna' de$#ces sha'' .2. 2a3 #n a building or &ort#on o( #t #ntended (or use &r#mar#'y . &ro$#ded each suite #s ser$ed .4.#'#t#es are #ntended (or &ag#ng and s#m#'ar $o#ce message use. 8!9 +n a building that #s sprin#lered. a manua' &u'' stat#on #s not re:u#red at an e5ter#or egress doorway (rom a suite that does not 'ead to an #nter#or shared means of egress #n a hotel not more than 3 storeys #n building height.'#c may congregate #n 4rou& % occupancy. *.e #nsta''ed #n the floor area #n a'' common &u. Alert $nd Al$rm (ign$ls 819 +n a two stage (#re a'arm system descr#. #( an annunc#ator #s re:u#red . and 2.e #nsta''ed so that alert signals and alarm signals ta7e &r#or#ty o$er a'' other s#gna's. 124 . a manua' &u'' stat#on sha'' .'e s#gna' de$#ces (orm#ng &art o( a (#re a'arm or $o#ce commun#cat#on system sha'' not .19.'#c and #n a floor area or &art o( #t where the &u. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e e:u#&&ed w#th water('ow detect#ng de$#ces and. (entence 859 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.e #nsta''ed #n add#t#on to aud#. 8.y /entences 223 and 233. a 'eg#.9. )$nu$l %ull (t$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e #nsta''ed #n the floor area #n public corridors and sta#rwe''s. 859 +n a building re(erred to #n /entence 223 or 233. and 2d3 #n not 'ess than 10F o( the suites o( a hotel or mote'.819 %n automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' . " or 6 occupancy.'e s#gna' de$#ces. 2a3 #n a building or &ort#on o( a building #ntended (or use &r#mar#'y . sha'' .y an e5ter#or e"it (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng d#rect'y to ground 'e$e'. &ro$#ded each dwelling unit #s ser$ed . manua' &u'' stat#ons sha'' .'e s#gn stat#ng +IRE ALAR) % LL (TATION( LOCATE# IN A%ART)ENT NIT( sha'' . they sha'' . !<="1!.y an e5ter#or e"it (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng d#rect'y to ground 'e$e'.4.e #nsta''ed near doorways 'ead#ng (rom shared #nter#or corr#dors to the e5ter#or.e #nsta''ed #n add#t#on to aud#.2. and 2. !.'e s#gna' de$#ces w#th $o#ce re&roduct#on ca&a. 2a3 a manua' &u'' stat#on sha'' .'e s#gna' de$#ces.2..y /entence 233.223. #( a (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed.3 near e$ery re:u#red e"it. 2a3 not more than 1 storey. #( a &u'' stat#on #s not #nsta''ed on a floor area #n accordance w#th /entence 213 or 243.3 smo#e detectors sha'' .'#c areas and #n rooms not 'ocated w#th#n dwelling units. Reg.

e connected to the (#re a'arm system.2.he sound &ressure 'e$e' #n a s'ee&#ng room (rom a (#re a'arm aud#.y /entence 2133.3 #s &erm#tted to .4. Audibilit3 o/ Al$rm (3stems 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'e s#gna' de$#ces (orm#ng &art o( a (#re a'arm system sha'' . 2a3 the am. 2e3 #n a washroom (or public use descr#.o$e ('oor 'e$e' #s not more than 100 d*%. 8<9 65ce&t as re:u#red .y )'ause 3.etween the de$#ce and the s'ee&#ng room are c'osed. 81>9 %ud#. and 2.e not more than 100 d*% when measured at a d#stance o( 3 m (rom the de$#ce. an aud#.'e s#gna' de$#ce sha'' .he sound &attern o( an alarm signal sha'' con(orm to the tem&ora' &attern de(#ned #n )'ause 4.y /entence 3.o$e the am. " or 6 occupancy. 243 or 263.ed #n /entence 3.5.'#c and #n a floor area or &art o( a floor area where the &u.3 sha'' a'so a&&'y #n an assembly occupancy #n wh#ch mus#c and other sounds assoc#ated w#th &er(ormances cou'd e5ceed 100 d*%.223. 2##3 are 'ocated w#th#n an aud#ometr#c .213 and e5ce&t as re:u#red .3 on se&arate s#gna' c#rcu#ts that are not connected to the de$#ces #n any other dwelling unit.e #nsta''ed #n a building so that.2. public corridor or suites o( residential occupancy.y )'auses 2432. 2#3 use ear &rotect#$e de$#ces. or 2. 2a3 #n a manner such that a s#ng'e o&en c#rcu#t at one de$#ce w#'' not #m&a#r the o&erat#on o( other aud#.'e throughout the floor area.4.#ent no#se 'e$e'.3 #n a public corridor ser$#ng a 4rou& %.'e s#gna' de$#ce 'ocated w#th#n a dwelling unit sha'' #ncor&orate a means that ena. 233. aud#. 2c3 #n a corr#dor used .2.3 the occu&ants o( the floor area. . a(ter wh#ch the de$#ce sha'' restore to norma' o&erat#on. 2d3 #n not 'ess than 10F o( the suites o( a hotel or mote'.e not 'ess than 10 d*% a.e su&&'emented .9 F#re a'arm aud#. 2a3 a c'assroom.'es the de$#ce to . or 2. 8119 +n a building or &art o( #t c'ass#(#ed as a residential occupancy.y the &u. 899 65ce&t as &erm#tted . >%coust#cs I %ud#.3.3. 8=9 /entence 2.3.'e s#gna' de$#ce #n a floor area sha'' .2 o( +nternat#ona' /tandard +/O 201.'e s#gna' de$#ces on the same c#rcu#t that ser$e the other dwelling units or suites o( residential occupancy.'#c may congregate #n a 4rou& % occupancy.#ent no#se 'e$e' #s more than . and 2(3 #n the '#$#ng s&ace #n a suite o( residential occupancy #n a 4rou& ) major occupancy a&artment building.'e 6mergency 6$acuat#on /#gna'?.e #nsta''ed #n '#eu o( aud#. 879 .ut w#th a m#n#mum $a'ue not 'ess than 61 d*%. 859 +n a'' norma''y occu&#ed s&aces.ooth. 2a3 sha'' .19.e s#gn#(#cant'y d#((erent (rom the tem&ora' &atterns o( alarm signals. d*%. the sound &ressure 'e$e' (rom a (#re a'arm aud#.2232d3. !. 829 . ). or 2###3 are 'ocated w#th#n sound #nsu'ated enc'osures. 121 . throughout the floor area.y $#sua' s#gna' de$#ces #n any floor area #n wh#ch.6. and 2.3 a 4rou& *.3 alert signals are c'ear'y aud#. 2a3 alarm signals are c'ear'y aud#. or 2.1 d*% #n a building o( residential occupancy when any #nter$en#ng doors .4. *.2. 879 H#sua' s#gna' de$#ces are &erm#tted to . 8!9 .e not 'ess than .y /entence 213.e more than 100 d*% &ro$#ded the sound &ressure 'e$e' measured 2 000 mm a. 8.'e s#gna' de$#ces #n the com&artments re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3. where there are no cont#nuous'y sta((ed 'ocat#ons.2. .he sound &atterns o( alert signals sha'' .'e s#gna' de$#ces sha'' . "#$#s#on 3 occupancy that conta#ns s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons and not more than s#5 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency. 8<9 H#sua' s#gna' de$#ces re:u#red .'e #n cont#nuous'y sta((ed 'ocat#ons and. the (#re alarm signal sound &ressure 'e$e'.3 and 2c3 are not re:u#red #n.'e s#gna' de$#ces w#th#n a dwelling unit or a suite o( residential occupancy sha'' .2>.e s#'enced (or a &er#od o( not more than 10 m#n.

y /entence 2.e w#red on se&arate s#gna' c#rcu#ts (rom those not w#th#n suites o( residential occupancy or dwelling units. and 2.e #nsta''ed #n a service space re(erred to #n /entence 3. >+nsta''at#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?. 2c3 a(ter a &er#od o( not more than 10 m#n. >Her#(#cat#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?.2.e connected to the (#re a'arm system. and 2c3 #n case the regu'ar &ower su&&'y to the smo#e alarm #s #nterru&ted.4.4. 859 % smo#e alarm sha'' . the smo#e alarms sha'' .3 and 2 3 sha'' .3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded .21.'e s#gna' de$#ces.2..attery as an a'ternat#$e &ower source that can cont#nue to &ro$#de &ower to the smo#e alarm (or a &er#od o( not 'ess than se$en days #n the norma' cond#t#on. 2a3 each s'ee&#ng room. 2a3 .'e s#gna' de$#ces w#'' .3 to sound an a'arm throughout the rest o( the building. !. 8129 %ud#.y 4 m#n o( a'arm.2.243 and 3. e5ce&t (or care. >/mo7e %'arms?.etween the o$ercurrent de$#ce and the smo#e alarm.2. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.3 ha$e no d#sconnect sw#tch .y /entence 213 sha''. need not #nc'ude a means (or s#'enc#ng as re:u#red . and 2d3 the $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3. 2. 829 H#sua' s#gna' de$#ces &erm#tted .1.'e s#gna' de$#ces w#th#n dwelling units or suites o( residential occupancy sha'' .e &ro$#ded w#th a . 8.'e s#gna' de$#ces w#th#n dwelling units.23.213 sha'' .'e throughout the com&artment #n wh#ch they are #nsta''ed. 829 %t 'east one smo#e alarm sha'' .se:uent a'arm e'sewhere #n the building w#'' reactuate the s#'enced aud#. where.2a3 se&arate c#rcu#ts sha'' . and #( the s'ee&#ng rooms are ser$ed .5. has a &ro$#s#on to o$err#de the automat#c s#gna' to a''ow the transm#ss#on o( $o#ce messages through s#'enced aud#.e #nsta''ed on or near the ce#'#ng. 126 .ed #n /entence 2133.y a ha''way. care and treatment or detention occupancies re:u#red to ha$e a (#re a'arm system.19.'e s#gna' #( the a'arm #s not ac7now'edged. !. are #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/124.3.y /entence 293 &ro$#ded the (#re a'arm system #nc'udes a &ro$#s#on (or the automat#c s#gna' s#'ence w#th#n dwelling units. the system sha'' .3 aud#.y /entences 3.etween the s'ee&#ng rooms and the rema#nder o( the storey. and $er#(#ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/13.5. the smo#e alarm sha'' .3.'e s#gna's w#th#n the #nd#$#dua' suites.e #nsta''ed so that the s#gna' (rom at 'east one de$#ce #s $#s#. 8<9 Suites o( residential occupancy are &erm#tted to .y /entence 3. a smo#e alarm sha'' .e #nsta''ed #n each dwelling unit and.een #nsta''ed w#th an automat#c s#gna' s#'ence as descr#. 2a3 are ca&a. w#th#n dwelling units that are w#red on se&arate s#gna' c#rcu#ts.22.'e s#gna' de$#ces ser$#ng dwelling units are reactuated whene$er an alarm signal #s re:u#red to . #n each s'ee&#ng room not w#th#n a dwelling unit.'e s#gna' de$#ces on each floor area.2.4. 2. the s#'enced aud#. and 2.2.4.e 'ocated #n the ha''way.3 a su.'e o( #nde&endent'y sound#ng aud#. smo#e alarms re:u#red .e #nsta''ed on each storey and mezzanine o( a dwelling unit.3 a 'ocat#on .1.e #nsta''ed #n.20.19. 2.'e s#gna' de$#ce c#rcu#ts that ser$e the dwelling units.293 and sha'' .e w#red so that the actuat#on o( one smo#e alarm w#'' cause a'' smo#e alarms w#th#n the dwelling unit to sound. 8=9 +( more than one smo#e alarm #s re:u#red #n a dwelling unit.y /entence 263. 2a3 the automat#c s#gna' s#'ence cannot occur w#th#n the (#rst 60 s o( o&erat#on or w#th#n the Cone o( #n#t#at#on.e #nsta''ed so that the s#gna' (rom at 'east one de$#ce #s $#s#. &ro$#ded the smo#e detectors. and 2c3 (orm &art o( the (#re a'arm system. &ro$#ded they sound 'oca'#Ced a'arms w#th#n #nd#$#dua' suites and otherw#se meet the re:u#rements o( )'ause 2632. 81!9 %ud#. (o''owed .'e s#gna' de$#ces sha'' . (moAe Al$rms 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e e:u#&&ed w#th smo#e detectors #n '#eu o( smo#e alarms.e transm#tted as &art o( the second stage. 8159 +( a two stage (#re a'arm system has . smo#e alarms con(orm#ng to )%B!@L)-/131.y /entence 263. 8!9 On any storey o( a dwelling unit conta#n#ng s'ee&#ng rooms.9 Smo#e detectors &erm#tted to .e restored to cont#nuous aud#.2.'e throughout the floor area or &ort#on o( #t #n wh#ch they are #nsta''ed. sha'' .e &ro$#ded (or aud#. .e #nsta''ed w#th &ermanent connect#ons to an e'ectr#ca' c#rcu#t.e #nsta''ed #n '#eu o( smo#e alarms as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263 are not re:u#red under )'ause 2632.e des#gned so that any s#'enced aud#. 'isu$l (ign$ls 819 H#sua' s#gna' de$#ces re:u#red .

roadcast#ng &re-recorded. 2a3 meet the tem&ora' &atterns o( alarm signals.3 sha'' . 2a3 o&erated (rom the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty or. >Bat#ona' F#re %'arm and /#gna'#ng )ode?..ed #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a $#sua' s#gna''#ng com&onent con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements #n 1 . .'e as re:u#red . 8=9 % $o#ce commun#cat#on system re:u#red .ut on'y a(ter the alert signal has #n#t#a''y sounded (or not 'ess than.2.899 % smo#e alarm re:u#red .'e and #nte''#g#.0.#'#ty sca'e score o( 0.21432(3 sha'' cons#st o(. 2>17. 8119 Suites o( residential occupancy e:u#&&ed w#th smo#e detectors #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/124. 2a3 a (#re a'arm system #s re:u#red under /u.y /entence 2103. 8!9 .3.3 a two stage (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed.e ca&a.y /entence 213 sha'' . 2#3 the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty.#'#ty meet#ng or e5ceed#ng the e:u#$a'ent o( a common #nte''#g#. /u.3 .e #nsta''ed so that emergency commun#cat#on de$#ces are 'ocated #n each floor area near e"it sta#r sha(ts.y the smo#e alarm (or a &er#od o( not more than 10 m#n. 8. and 12. (rom a des#gnated area. e5ce&t #n e'e$ator cars.he $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n )'ause 2132. or 2. 5.4.sect#on 3. 859 . 5!9 81!9 Smo#e alarms descr#. 8<9 . as &art o( the (#re a'arm system #n '#eu o( smo#e alarms as &erm#tted . !.e #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/113.3.he $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' #nc'ude a means to s#'ence the alarm signal #n a s#ng'e stage (#re a'arm system wh#'e $o#ce messages are .22.#nat#on o( tem&ora' &attern and $o#ce re'ay. or )'ause 3. 2L#ght. .9 65ce&t (or 4rou& *. 879 .3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded .4.e a com.y /entence 263. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancies.y /entence 223 #n a'' &arts o( the building. and 2##3 des#gned and 'ocated so that transm#tted messages are aud#.2. synthes#Ced or '#$e messages w#th $o#ce #nte''#g#.sence o( a centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty. 81>9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . Reg. Article !.3 30 s (or a'' other occupancies. >+nsta''at#on o( F#re %'arm /ystems?. 'ouds&ea7ers that are. and 2c3 the occupant load o( the building e5ceeds 1 000. need not #ncor&orate the manua''y o&erated s#'enc#ng de$#ce re:u#red .2!. .y /entence 2.1.'e o( . 2#3 o&erated (rom the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty. a(ter wh#ch the smo#e alarm w#'' reset and aga#n sound the a'arm #( the 'e$e' o( smo7e #n the $#c#n#ty #s su((#c#ent to reactuate the smo#e alarm.e se'ect#$e'y transm#tted to any Cone or Cones wh#'e ma#nta#n#ng an alert signal or se'ect#$e'y transm#tt#ng $o#ce messages to any other Cone or Cones #n the building. #n the a.6. a $o#ce commun#cat#on system sha'' . 'oice Communic$tion (3stems 819 % $o#ce commun#cat#on system re:u#red . is $mended b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing (entence& 8(ee& O. and 2.y /entence 2 3.e#ng transm#tted. !<="1!.2. 2. >+nsta''at#on o( /mo7e %'arms?. )o'or and -u'se )haracter#st#cs3 o( BF-% .2.5.he $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n )'ause 2132a3 sha'' . or 2.3 to 2103. 2a3 10 s #n hos&#ta's that ha$e su&er$#sory &ersonne' on duty (or twenty-(our hours each day. "#$#s#on 1 and 4rou& F.e #nsta''ed #n a building where. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.3 sha'' cons#st o( 'ouds&ea7ers that are.3 sha'' .e#ng transm#tted. 2a3 a two-way means o( commun#cat#on w#th.2.2.ut on'y a(ter the alarm signal has #n#t#a''y sounded (or not 'ess than 30 s.he $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n )'ause 2132.5.he $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' #nc'ude a means to s#'ence the alert signal and the alarm signal #n a two stage (#re a'arm system wh#'e $o#ce messages are .e des#gned so that the alarm signal can . 829 .y /entences 2.. and 2##3 the mechan#ca' contro' centre (rom each floor area.sect#on 3. 8129 . ss.y /entence 2113.he sound &atterns o( smo#e alarms sha''. a manua''y o&erated s#'enc#ng de$#ce sha'' .e #ncor&orated w#th#n the c#rcu#try o( a smo#e alarm #nsta''ed #n a dwelling unit so that #t w#'' s#'ence the s#gna' em#tted .

!.y.'e and #nte''#g.y /entence 213 sha''.y 900 mm w#th a (#5ed 'adder. e#ther . and 2. Loc$tion o/ Access Routes 12 . or 2##3 . 2a3 to the building (ace ha$#ng a &r#nc#&a' entrance.2. 899 @n'ess sta(( tra#ned to &ro$#de #nstruct#ons o$er the $o#ce commun#cat#on system re(erred to #n /entence 2 3 are &resent at a'' t#mes.oth #ns#de and outs#de.3 sha'' meet the s#'enc#ng and transm#ss#on re:u#rements o( /entences 233 to 213. a &re-recorded message sha'' .e &ro$#ded. or 2. !. 829 . and 2. 2#3 110 mm w#de (or a building not des#gned (or the storage or use o( dangerous goods. c'ear o( a'' o.7. Access Routes 819 % building that #s more than 3 storeys #n building height or more than 600 m2 #n building area sha'' . 2a3 doors. w#ndows or other means that &ro$#de an o&en#ng not 'ess than 1 100 mm h#gh and 110 mm w#de.e &ro$#ded (rom the outdoors to each basement. d#rect access (or (#re(#ght#ng sha'' .y %rt#c'es 3.2.2.struct#ons sha'' &ro$#de.e g'aCed w#th &'a#n g'ass.e &ro$#ded .10 mm w#de (or a building des#gned (or the storage or use o( dangerous goods.1.y.y /u.2. !.7. or the o&en#ng sha'' .y /entence 2.2. and 3.y not 'ess than.o$e the #ns#de ('oor.e &ro$#ded w#th d#rect access (rom the floor areas #mmed#ate'y .3 des#gned and 'ocated so that transm#tted messages are aud#.3 that has hor#Conta' d#mens#on more than 21 m. and 2##3 through e$ery roo( s#gn at 'ocat#ons not more than 11 m a&art. 2a3 that #s not sprin#lered.o$e the first storey sha'' . Access to B$sements 819 "#rect access (rom at 'east one street sha'' .o$e the roo( sur(ace.5.3 an #nter#or sta#rway #mmed#ate'y access#.y at 'east one uno. and 2.e'ow. 81>9 .7.0 mm a. 2#3 around e$ery roo( s#gn.7.structed w#ndow or access &ane' (or each 11 m o( wa'' #n each wa'' re:u#red to (ace a street .2.2. 2a3 a &assage not 'ess than 900 mm w#de . a'' ma#n roo( areas sha'' .e &ro$#ded w#th access routes (or (#re de&artment $eh#c'es.7.etween any &ort#on o( a roo( s#gn and any o&en#ng #n the e5ter#or wa'' (ace or roo( o( the building #n wh#ch #t #s erected. 829 %n o&en#ng (or access re:u#red .3 to each building (ace ha$#ng access o&en#ngs (or (#re(#ght#ng as re:u#red . 829 )'earance and access around roo( s#gns or other o.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm h#gh .2.'e (rom the outdoors. 2a3 ha$e a s#'' no h#gher than 1 0.2.7.1.2.sect#on 3. !.o$e grade.struct#ons e5ce&t (or necessary hor#Conta' su&&orts not more than 600 mm a.he access re:u#red .7.2. w#th a s#'' no h#gher than 900 mm a. !.1. and 2. Roo/ Access 819 On a building more than 3 storeys #n building height where the s'o&e o( the roo( #s 'ess than 1 #n 4.1.y 1 00 mm h#gh. 8!9 %ccess &ane's a.3 . Access to Abo1e Gr$de (tore3s 819 65ce&t (or storeys .o$e the #ns#de ('oor.2.'e (rom .3 a c'earance o( not 'ess than 1 200 mm .3 a hatch not 'ess than 110 mm . 2a3 a sta#rway.e'ow the first storey. !. e5ce&t #n e'e$ator cars.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . .he $o#ce commun#cat#on system re:u#red . or 2. %ro1isions /or +ire/ig0ting !.e read#'y o&ena.2.e &ro$#ded (rom the outdoors to e$ery storey that #s not sprin#lered and whose ('oor 'e$e' #s 'ess than 21 m a.'e #n a'' &arts o( the building.

1 o$er a m#n#mum d#stance o( 11 m.2.e measured (rom the $eh#c'e to the (#re de&artment connect#on &ro$#ded (or the building. the access routes re:u#red . 829 BF-% 13R..e 'ocated so that the &r#nc#&a' entrance and e$ery access o&en#ng re:u#red . Autom$tic (. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems #n Res#dent#a' Occu&anc#es u& to and +nc'ud#ng Four /tor#es #n =e#ght?. Access Route #esign 819 % &ort#on o( a roadway or yard &ro$#ded as a re:u#red access route (or (#re de&artment use sha''.rinAler (3stems 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .e used (or the des#gn. Reser1ed !. !. 129 . construct#on.e 'ocated w#th#n 90 m hor#Conta''y o( any &ort#on o( a building &er#meter that #s re:u#red to (ace a street #n /u. Reser1ed !.3 (or a building not &ro$#ded w#th a (#re de&artment connect#on.7.2. constructed. 8!9 . 2a3 o( residential occupancy that #s not more than 4 storeys #n building height.e sur(aced w#th concrete. 2a3 ha$e a c'ear w#dth not 'ess than 6 m. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy that conta#ns s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons and not more than s#5 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency.7..e measured to the &r#nc#&a' entrance o( the building. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems #n One. #nsta''ed and tested #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 13.2. a (#re de&artment &um&er $eh#c'e can .2.7.2.l3 819 %n ade:uate water su&&'y (or (#re(#ght#ng sha'' .y %rt#c'es 3.e des#gned. Reser1ed !.7.7. !.3 o( 4rou& *.structed &ath o( tra$e' (rom the $eh#c'e to one entrance o( each &ort#on o( the building #s not more than 41 m. and 2g3 . construct#on. sha'' .and .e 'ocated ad0acent to the hydrants re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3.#'#ty under a'' c'#mat#c cond#t#ons. 829 %ccess routes sha'' . #nsta''at#on and test#ng o( an automat#c s&r#n7'er system #nsta''ed #n a building.1.. Reser1ed !. and 3.<.2.e used (or the des#gn.e des#gned to su&&ort the e5&ected 'oads #m&osed .y /entence 223 (rom the $eh#c'e to the building sha'' .2.e &ro$#ded (or e$ery building.7.2. e5ce&t that #( no (#re de&artment connect#on #s &ro$#ded.structed &ath o( tra$e' (or the (#re(#ghter (rom the $eh#c'e to the building #s not more than 90 m.structed &ath o( tra$e' (or the (#re(#ghter (rom the $eh#c'e to the building #s not more than 41 m. or 2. #s &erm#tted to .2.sect#on 3. measured hor#Conta''y (rom the (ace o( the building. a (#re de&artment &um&er $eh#c'e can .7. un'ess #t can .2.e 'ocated so that the 'ength o( the access route (rom a hydrant to the $eh#c'e &'us the uno.3 ha$e a centre'#ne rad#us not 'ess than 12 m.y /entence 2 3. Reser1ed !.1!.11. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. 2d3 ha$e a change o( grad#ent not more than 1 #n 12.=. 8!9 65ce&t as re:u#red .7.2.2.2.wo-Fam#'y "we''#ngs and <anu(actured =omes?. 859 +( a &ort#on o( a building #s com&'ete'y cut o(( (rom the rema#nder o( the building so that there #s no access to the rema#nder o( the building. 2a3 (or a building &ro$#ded w#th a (#re de&artment connect#on.2. BF-% 13". #nsta''at#on and test#ng o( an automat#c s&r#n7'er system #nsta''ed #n a building o( residential occupancy that conta#ns not more than two dwelling units.'#c thorough(are.y /entences 223 to 243.12.2.structed &ath o( tra$e' (or the (#re(#ghter re:u#red . 2e3 .e connected w#th a &u. #s &erm#tted to . !.1. as&ha't or other mater#a' des#gned to &erm#t access#.e shown that 'esser w#dths are sat#s(actory. 829 =ydrants sha'' . 2(3 ha$e turnaround (ac#'#t#es (or any dead-end &ort#on o( the access route more than 90 m 'ong. 2..1.16. an automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' .9.1.y (#re(#ght#ng e:u#&ment and . 2. the &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . 6$ter (u.e &ro$#ded to a building so that.1>.e 'ocated so that the uno.y /entence 223 sha'' .4. and 2c3 the uno. are 'ocated not 'ess than 3 m and not more than 11 m (rom the c'osest &ort#on o( the access route re:u#red (or (#re de&artment use. 2c3 ha$e an o$erhead c'earance not 'ess than 1 m.he uno.819 %ccess routes re:u#red .1.y %rt#c'e 3.

s&r#n7'ers sha'' not .21.e met .e'ow a ra#sed ('oor #n a computer room. !. s&r#n7'er &rotect#on need not .2.etween the edge o( any ce#'#ng o&en#ng that #s not &rotected #n con(ormance w#th /entence 233 and the nearest s&r#n7'er #s not more than 300 mm.o$e a ce#'#ng.e &ro$#ded w#th a m#n#mum 20 m#n water su&&'y when #nsta''ed #n a ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act.'y #s wa#$ed as &erm#tted .oth an automat#c s&r#n7'er system and a system ser$#ng other e:u#&ment.sect#on 3.e'ow a roo( assem.y /entence 213.y ce#'#ngs.y /entence 213 sha'' .'es #n th#s s&ace con(orm to the test re:u#rements #n %rt#c'e 3.rinAlered (er1ice (.ed #n /entence 233 sha'' .1. (. !.een tested #n con(ormance w#th @L)!OR"-)199-.3 #( the building #s o( noncombustible construction and other combustible com&onents are '#m#ted to those &erm#tted #n /u. combustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng may . 879 .oard not 'ess than 9.e se&arated (rom the area ser$ed .ust#.ust#.e used on'y (or wet systems #n residential occupancies and other '#ght haCard occupancies. combustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng sha'' . Combustible (. 859 +( a building #s sprin#lered.ing 819 %ombustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng sha'' .y %rt#c'e 3.e #nsta''ed #n a service space re(erred to #n /entence 3.e 'ocated a. or so((#ts cons#st#ng o(.293 #( ('oor#ng (or access w#th#n the service space #s other than catwa'7s. 2d3 #( a'' o( th#s s&ace #s eas#'y access#.e connected to the (#re a'arm system to.'e ..e shut o(( #nde&endent'y. and 2##3 'ay-#n &ane's or t#'es ha$#ng a mass not 'ess than 1.'y #( the fire-resistance rating o( the roo( assem.e om#tted #n any room or c'oset #n the storey #mmed#ate'y . and 2. >)om.15. 20&0. 130 .$ce 819 %n automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' .e &ro$#ded so that e#ther system can .859 +( a building conta#ns (ewer than n#ne s&r#n7'ers. 2a3 'ath and &'aster.3 gy&sum .1. . the water su&&'y (or these s&r#n7'ers #s &erm#tted to . and has .1.1.he water('ow detect#ng de$#ces re:u#red . 2a3 #n#t#ate an alert signal #n a two stage system or an alarm signal #n a s#ng'e stage system.e e:u#&&ed w#th water('ow detect#ng de$#ces.2. or 2d3 a sus&ended mem.7.re ca.rinAler %i. 2c3 &'ywood not 'ess than 13 mm th#c7. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 7g!m 2.7. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.1.2.y the s&r#n7'er system.he s&r#n7'er system descr#.1.'e -#&#ng (or /&r#n7'er /ystems?.1. 8.e &rotected aga#nst &hys#ca' damage. 829 . and (rom any other fire compartment.rane ce#'#ng w#th.3 #nd#cate se&arate'y on the (#re a'arm system annunc#ator the actuat#on o( each de$#ce. 8!9 .he &rotect#on re:u#red .y the domest#c system.y /entence 223 sha'' . and 2e3 #( the computer room #s more than 2 000 m2 and the annunc#ator has se&arate Cone #nd#cators o( the actuat#on o( smo#e detectors 'ocated #n th#s s&ace so that the co$erage (or each Cone #s not more than 2 000 m2.he s&r#n7'er system re:u#red . 879 +( a water su&&'y ser$es .e wa#$ed where combustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng has .2.'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca. 2. 8<9 Botw#thstand#ng the re:u#rements o( the standards re(erenced #n /entences 213 and 223 (or the #nsta''at#on o( automat#c s&r#n7'er systems. 2a3 #( the o&t#ca' (#. 829 %ombustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng sha'' meet the re:u#rements o( @L)!OR"-)199-.y /entence 213.e su&&'#ed (rom the domest#c water system (or the building &ro$#ded the re:u#red ('ow (or the s&r#n7'ers can .. 8=9 . 2. &ro$#ded that the d#stance .y /entences 233 and 243 #s &erm#tted to .1 mm th#c7.9 /&r#n7'ers #n e'e$ator mach#ne rooms sha'' ha$e a tem&erature rat#ng not 'ess than that re:u#red (or an #ntermed#ate tem&erature c'ass#(#cat#on and sha'' . >)om. 2#3 stee' sus&ens#on gr#ds. contro' $a'$es sha'' . 2c3 #( th#s s&ace #s used to c#rcu'ate cond#t#oned a#r and the a#r hand'#ng system #s des#gned to &re$ent the c#rcu'at#on o( smo7e u&on a s#gna' (rom a smo#e detector.een shown to meet the re:u#rements #n that document w#thout add#t#ona' &rotect#on.y &ro$#d#ng access sect#ons or &ane's #n the ra#sed ('oor.'e -#&#ng (or /&r#n7'er /ystems?. w#th each de$#ce ser$#ng not more than 1 storey. wa''s.. as a m#n#mum.e &ro$#ded #n the s&ace .17..

y (reeC#ng tem&eratures.#'#ty and water storage (ac#'#ty.3. 829 . t#mes the w#dth #n metres o( a'' e"it sta#rs at that storey.1<.1. !.2.60 L!m#n (or s&r#n7'ers. not more than e#ght s&r#n7'ers are re:u#red to &rotect any room or .ased on a ma5#mum co$erage o( 12 m2 &er s&r#n7'er.6.<. other than the first storey.etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey. and /entence 3. ". or 2##3 1 m h#gh. 2a3 #dent#ca' 7eys (or a'' ca.6.e #nsta''ed #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( BF-% 20. 2..2.o$e grade. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy.y 1. 2.lic$tion 819 .e 'ocated so that the d#stance (rom the (#re de&artment connect#on to a hydrant #s not more than 41 m and #s uno. 8!9 . 829 +n a 4rou& *. or 2##3 hydrau'#ca''y des#gned to meet com.3 the stand&#&e r#ser #s.e sprin#lered as #nd#cated #n /entence 3. #( re:u#red. and 2. 6 or F major occupancy c'ass#(#cat#on that #s more than.e #nsta''ed #n a'' buildings.e &rotected (rom (reeC#ng #(.e.2.3. or #n 'oc7a. !.263.structed.213.3. 2a3 e5ce&t (or a chute.e ad$erse'y a((ected .7. and 2.2.s 819 % (#re &um& ha$#ng a rated net head &ressure greater than 2 0 7-a sha'' .e 'ocated #n secure areas. d#$#ded .<.3 e'ectr#ca' remote re'ease de$#ces are &ro$#ded and are connected to an emergency &ower su&&'y. or 2.'e (#re e5t#ngu#shers sha'' . #n d#ameter.1.o$e ground 'e$e'.3 conta#n#ng a 4rou& * major occupancy #n wh#ch the ('oor 'e$e' o( the h#ghest storey o( that major occupancy #s more than 1 m a.1=. >+nsta''at#on o( /tat#onary -um&s (or F#re -rotect#on?.'e (#re e5t#ngu#shers are &erm#tted to . &orta.he (#re de&artment connect#ons re:u#red #n /entences 213 and 223 sha'' .1. e5ceeds 300. #s #ncreased to su&&'y 91 L!m#n (or each s&r#n7'er o$er and a. measured .o$e any storey a.#n #s re:u#red to . +ire %um.sect#on a&&'#es to a building.he (#re de&artment connect#on (or a stand&#&e system sha'' .h#s /u.e su&&'#ed w#th water (rom the (#re stand&#&e system &ro$#ded that.. 2a3 #t cou'd .3 #t #s 'ocated #n an unheated area. not 'ess than 300 mm and not more than 900 mm a. 131 . 2#3 36 m h#gh.2. &um&#ng ca&a. 2a3 o( 4rou& %. %ort$ble +ire E?tinguis0ers 819 -orta. A.etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey.#nets are 'ocated at a'' su&er$#sory or secur#ty stat#ons. #n con(ormance w#th the &ro$#s#ons o( -art 6 o( "#$#s#on * o( the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.7. e5ce&t w#th#n dwelling units.e #nsta''ed #n the s&r#n7'er ma#n ad0acent to the &o#nt o( connect#on to the stand&#&e r#ser.7.$rtment Connections 819 . 2c3 the water su&&'y (or a stand&#&e system.#ned water su&&'y as s&ec#(#ed #n )'ause 2c3. !.'e ca.e 'ocated so that the d#stance (rom the (#re de&artment connect#on to a hydrant #s not more than 41 m and #s uno. &22B.o$e the re:u#rements (or the stand&#&e system u& to ma5#mum . chute or . +ire #e. Addition$l Re4uirements /or Eig0 Buildings !.2. 2d3 a water('ow detect#ng de$#ce sha'' .7. 2a3 'ocated on the outs#de o( a building ad0acent to a street or an access route.3 &ro$#ded w#th two 61 mm hose connect#ons w#th (ema'e sw#$e' hose cou&'#ngs.structed.879 8here a room.o$e grade.4. !.he (#re de&artment connect#on (or an automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' .3. measured . the s&r#n7'ers may .2. !.19. and #n wh#ch the cumu'at#$e or tota' occupant load on or a.e #nd#cated se&arate'y on the (#re a'arm system annunc#ator. %rt#c'e 3.#n . %rotection /rom +ree-ing 819 6:u#&ment (orm#ng &art o( a (#re &rotect#on system sha'' . 2#3 not 'ess than 6 #n. and 2e3 the act#$at#on o( each water('ow detect#ng de$#ce #n )'ause 2d3 sha'' .#nets &ro$#ded.

!. 829 % building re(erred to #n /entence 213. assum#ng an outdoor tem&erature e:ua' to the January des#gn tem&erature on a 2. automat#c emergency reca'' o&erat#on sha'' . 2a3 &ro$#ded #n a su#ta. and 2d3 conta#n#ng a 4rou& ) major occupancy whose ('oor 'e$e' #s more than 1 m a. and 2..e des#gned so that. Connected Buildings 819 +( a building descr#.e'ow the 'owest e"it storey #nto u&&er storeys. !.2.u'e that has a s#m#'ar o&en#ng to the outdoors.he automat#c emergency reca'' (eature #n /entence 213 sha'' .y on the reca'' 'e$e'.e ta7en to '#m#t mo$ement o( smo7e (rom a (#re #n a floor area . ..e actuated .1F .2c3 conta#n#ng a floor area or &art o( a floor area 'ocated a.1.'y #dent#(#ed .ed .e ta7en to '#m#t mo$ement o( contam#nated a#r (rom one building #nto another dur#ng a (#re.. or 2. 132 .2.y /entence 213 sha'' .<.2.3 the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty re:u#red #n %rt#c'e 3.o$e grade. Ele1$tor /or se b3 +ire/ig0ters 819 %t 'east one e'e$ator sha'' . 829 Zey-o&erated sw#tches (or emergency reca'' descr#.6.e &ro$#ded #n a cons&#cuous 'ocat#on at. sha'' . and e5ce&t (or (ans used (or smo7e $ent#ng as re:u#red .3 7e&t at the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty.6.etween the sta#r sha(t and a floor area.o5 cons&#cuous'y 'ocated on the outs#de o( an e'e$ator ho#stway near the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty re:u#red .<. #s connected to any other building. to '#m#t the danger to occu&ants and (#re(#ghters (rom e5&osure to smo7e #n a building (#re. !.o$e the 'owest e"it level sha'' ha$e a $ent to the outdoors.o$e the th#rd storey des#gned or #ntended as a 4rou& *. 859 <easures sha'' .y %rt#c'e 3. and 2c3 has a door or closure that.o$e the first storey. 8<9 . washrooms and .as#s determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-1. 2a3 each e'e$ator 'o. m2.!. !. 8. that.e &ro$#ded (or a'' e'e$ators ser$#ng storeys a.9 Smo#e detectors #n /entence 263 sha'' .ed #n %rt#c'e 3.'e area o( 0.. >)'#mat#c and /e#sm#c "ata?.5.6.e &ro$#ded (or use . 859 Zeys to o&erate the sw#tches re:u#red .6.2.2.e sto&&ed .2.athrooms #n dwelling units. Limits to (moAe )o1ement 819 % sprin#lered building sha'' .e des#gned and #nsta''ed so that #n the e$ent o( a (#re these (ans can .e &ro$#ded #n a'' e'e$ator cars.3 the building (#re a'arm system. and 2##3 can rema#n #n the o&en &os#t#on dur#ng a (#re emergency. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy. each e"it sta#r ser$#ng storeys .. 8!9 6ach sta#rway that ser$es storeys a.y /entences 223 and 233 sha'' .y $o'ume o( contam#nated a#r (rom the (#re ('oor.<. 2a3 smo#e detectors #nsta''ed #n each e'e$ator 'o. Emergenc3 O.e des#gned #n accordance w#th <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-4.ottom o( the sta#r sha(t. 2.2. 2#3 #s o&ena.e..y.e des#gned as &art o( the building (#re a'arm system.y %rt#c'e 3.2. and 2. at or near the . 2a3 has an o&ena..e des#gned #n accordance w#th /entences 223 to 213 and <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-4.2. measures sha'' . to '#m#t the danger to occu&ants and (#re(#ghters (rom e5&osure to smo7e #n a building (#re. ><easures (or F#re /a(ety #n =#gh *u#'d#ngs?. ><easures (or F#re /a(ety #n =#gh *u#'d#ngs?.ut not 'ess than 1.e'ow the 'owest e"it level w#'' not conta#n more than 1F . 879 65ce&t (or e5haust (ans #n 7#tchens. 8!9 +n-car emergency ser$#ce sw#tches sha'' . a#r mo$#ng (ans #n a system that ser$es more than 2 storeys sha'' .6.e &ro$#ded (or a'' e'e$ators ser$#ng storeys a.y (#re(#ghters #n con(ormance w#th /entences 223 to 263.y means o( a manua''y o&erated sw#tch at the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty. 8<9 % building that #s not sprin#lered sha'' .o$e the first storey.er$tion o/ Ele1$tors 819 <anua' emergency reca'' sha'' . 879 +n a building that #s not sprin#lered.3 o&ens d#rect'y to the outdoors or #nto a $est#.y on each storey.01 m2 (or e$ery door ..'e manua''y.<.7. dur#ng a &er#od o( 2 h a(ter the start o( a (#re.

he e'e$ator re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a usea.1.'e &ort#on has .e &ro$#ded on the storey conta#n#ng the entrance (or (#re(#ghter access re(erred to #n %rt#c'es 3.6.e des#gned so that not more than one change o( e'e$ator #s re:u#red when tra$e''#ng to any ('oor #n the building (rom the storey conta#n#ng the entrance (or (#re(#ghter access re(erred to #n %rt#c'es 3.e sent to.4. 8<9 6'ectr#ca' conductors (or the o&erat#on o( the e'e$ator re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .ed #n )%B!@L)-/101.o$e grade #n the building and that #s norma''y ser$ed . .. !.e &rotected w#th a $est#.2.1. and 2###3 e"it sta#rwe''s.6.rea7#ng o( the w#ndows cou'd endanger &edestr#ans .<.'y #s su. 8!9 65ce&t where <easure Z o( <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-4.e..2. #n a 'ocat#on that.1. wa'' &ane's. Centr$l Al$rm $nd Control +$cilit3 819 % centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty sha'' . an e'e$ator re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .1.'e.0ected to the standard (#re e5&osure descr#.e &ermanent'y mar7ed so that they are eas#'y #dent#(#a.1. to the e:u#&ment ser$ed.u'e conta#n#ng no occupancy and se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area .y the building e5haust system. to e$ery ('oor that #s a.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.ac7ground no#se '#7e'y to occur under (#re emergency cond#t#ons.e &ro$#ded w#th a closure at each sha(t o&en#ng so that the #nter'oc7 mechan#sm rema#ns mechan#ca''y engaged and e'ectr#ca' cont#nu#ty #s ma#nta#ned #n the #nter'oc7 c#rcu#ts and assoc#ated w#r#ng (or a &er#od o( not 'ess than 1 h when the assem.y %rt#c'e 3. 2c3 means to #nd#cate $#sua''y that e'e$ators are on emergency reca''. 829 . that do not conta#n other combustible mater#a'. 2#3 a'' 'ouds&ea7ers s#mu'taneous'y. so that the (ac#'#ty can &ro&er'y &er(orm #ts re:u#red (unct#on under such cond#t#ons. 879 +( #t #s necessary to change e'e$ators to reach any ('oor re(erred to #n /entence 243. !.y /entence 213.he centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty re:u#red #n /entence 213 sha'' #nc'ude. $ent#ng o( floor areas re:u#red #n /entence 213 sha'' not .e'ow.y /entence 213 #( the .1.3 &rotected aga#nst e5&osure to (#re (rom the ser$#ce entrance o( the emergency &ower su&&'y. the system sha'' .e des#gned (or the $ent#ng re:u#red . and 3.3 ta7es #nto account the e((ect o( . 2##3 #nd#$#dua' floor areas.2.2.ests o( *u#'d#ng )onstruct#on and <ater#a's?.2. 859 6'e$ator ho#stways sha'' not . or 2.'e to (#re(#ghters enter#ng the building. 2#3 s#'ence the aud#. or 2c3 . or the norma' ser$#ce entrance o( the norma' &ower su&&'y.2.e ca&a.1. 879 +n a building that #s not sprin#lered.1. and 2##3 #nd#cate $#sua''y that the aud#. >F#re 6ndurance . each e'e$ator (or use . the building e5haust system.e &ro$#ded .2.e used (or the $ent#ng re:u#red .e &ro$#ded .2.829 .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.4.y w#ndows.'e o( carry#ng a 'oad o( 900 7g to the to& ('oor that #t ser$es (rom a 'and#ng on the storey conta#n#ng the entrance (or (#re(#ghter access re(erred to #n %rt#c'es 3. 2. 2a3 . 8!9 O&ena. so that messages can . 2a3 #s read#'y access#. #s used. ><easures (or F#re /a(ety #n =#gh *u#'d#ngs?.3 means to #nd#cate aud#. 2a3 means to contro' the $o#ce commun#cat#on system re:u#red .'e &ort#on o( these s#gna's.1. 'enting to Aid +ire/ig0ting 819 <eans o( $ent#ng each floor area to the outdoors sha'' .ed #n )%B4-/104-<.e ca&a.'y and $#sua''y alert signals and alarm signals and a sw#tch to. and 3. and 3..y /entence 213 sha'' .'e w#ndows used (or the $ent#ng re:u#red . 829 F#5ed g'ass w#ndows sha'' not . w#th#n 1 m#n.<. and 2. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 213.3 .2. smo7e sha(ts or. to ensure o&erat#on (or a &er#od o( 1 h when su.4.'e &'at(orm area not 'ess than 2.4.2 m 2 and sha'' .ests o( "oor %ssem. >F#re .e &rotected w#th a corr#dor conta#n#ng no occupancy and se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .'e o( &ro$#d#ng trans&ortat#on (rom the storey conta#n#ng the entrance (or (#re(#ghter access re(erred to #n %rt#c'es 3.2.y (#re(#ghters sha''. 2a3 #nsta''ed #n service spaces con(orm#ng to /ect#on 3.y /entence 213.1.1. and 3. 133 .een s#'enced.y the e'e$ator system.0ected to the standard (#re e5&osure descr#. 2.'#es?.1.2.<. e5ce&t as &ro$#ded .

=. a corr#dor ser$#ng c'assrooms. sha'' .<.3 a floor area or &art o( a floor area 'ocated a.. )inimum Lig0ting Re4uirements 819 %n e"it.e tested to ensure sat#s(actory o&erat#on #n accordance w#th the &rocedures descr#.<. sha'' ...4.6.sect#on 9. s&r#n7'er and stand&#&e system su&er$#sory s#gna's and trou.233 and 243.23.e #''um#nated as descr#. a public corridor. 8!9 Rooms and s&aces used . !.'y and $#sua''y.u'es.he m#n#mum $a'ue o( the #''um#nat#on re:u#red .!.. an e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment room.. 2h3 means to s#'ence the alarm signals re(erred to #n )'ause 2g3 #n con(ormance w#th /entences 3. 2m3 a sw#tch to s#'ence the aud#.y %rt#c'es 3.o$e grade.o$e the th#rd storey #s des#gned or #ntended (or use as a 4rou& *.e &ro$#ded to an a$erage 'e$e' o( #''um#nat#on not 'ess than 10 '5 at ('oor or tread 'e$e' #n.6.2.3 sha'' ..e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de #''um#nat#on to an a$erage 'e$e' o( not 'ess than 100 '5 at ('oor 'e$e'.2.y /entence 213 sha'' not .2. 2#3 means. and 3.9. !.'y #ntended (or the $#ew#ng o( mot#on &#ctures or the &er(orm#ng arts.2. 8.23. 2'3 means to #nd#cate aud#. ser$#ce area and corr#dor ser$#ng the areas #n /entence 2.een s#'enced.2.2.'e s#gna's. 2g3 means to manua''y actuate alarm signals #n the building se'ect#$e'y to any Cone or Cones.he systems (or contro' o( smo7e mo$ement and mechan#ca' $ent#ng re:u#red .2. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy.2.4.e c'eaned sha'' . 'oice Communic$tion (3stem 819 % $o#ce commun#cat#on system con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. 8<9 6$ery &'ace o( assem. 859 L#ght#ng out'ets #n a building o( residential occupancy sha'' . &re&ared or manu(actured and where e:u#&ment or utens#'s are #ntended to .2. 2#3 actuate au5#'#ary e:u#&ment. 203 means (or two-way commun#cat#ons w#th e$ery e'e$ator car. 2. a corr#dor ser$#ng &at#ents or res#dents #n a 4rou& *. Recessed Lig0ting +i?tures 819 % recessed '#ght#ng (#5ture sha'' not .o$e grade #s des#gned or #ntended (or use as a ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act.e 'ocated #n an #nsu'ated ce#'#ng un'ess the (#5ture #s des#gned (or th#s ty&e o( #nsta''at#on. a trans(ormer $au't and a ho#stway &#t sha'' .2.ed #n <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-4. dress#ng room.1.9 6$ery area where (ood #s #ntended to .e &ro$#ded #n a building #(.e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de #''um#nat#on to a 'e$e' o( not 'ess than 100 '5 measured at the ('oor 'e$e'. san#tary (ac#'#ty. ><easures (or F#re /a(ety #n =#gh *u#'d#ngs?. !. or 2c3 a floor area or &art o( a floor area 'ocated more than 1 m a.'e &ort#on o( a su&er$#sory s#gna' or a trou.2..e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de #''um#nat#on to a 'e$e' o( not 'ess than 300 '5 measured at the ('oor 'e$e'.2. or 2##3 commun#cate w#th a cont#nua''y sta((ed au5#'#ary e:u#&ment contro' centre.2.'#c sha'' . #nd#$#dua' s&r#n7'er system water('ow s#gna's. !.e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de #''um#nat#on to an a$erage 'e$e' not 'ess than 10 '5 at ('oor or tread 'e$e' and at a'' &o#nts such as ang'es and #ntersect#ons at changes o( 'e$e' where there are sta#rs or ram&s. as a&&ro&r#ate to the measure (or (#re sa(ety &ro$#ded #n the building.'#c.e 'ess than 10 15. 2a3 the ('oor o( the to& storey #s more than 36 m a. 2(3 means to re'ease ho'd-o&en de$#ces on doors to $est#. 2e3 means to transm#t alert signals and alarm signals to the (#re de&artment #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de an a$erage 'e$e' o( #''um#nat#on at ('oor 'e$e' #n the a#s'es o( not 'ess than 2 '5 dur#ng the $#ew#ng. 134 ...2.. 829 . ...2. 879 6'e$ator mach#ne rooms sha'' .6. and 2n3 $#sua' #nd#cat#on that the aud#.2d3 an annunc#ator con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. to. 20&0 that #s a 4rou& ) occupancy.'e s#gna' has .34.4. Emergenc3 Lig0ting 819 6mergency '#ght#ng sha'' . Lig0ting $nd Emergenc3 %o2er (3stems !. a corr#dor &ro$#d#ng access to e"it (or the &u. 8=9 6$ery storage room.2.9. sha'' . !.'e &ort#on o( a su&er$#sory s#gna' or a trou.ed #n %rt#c'e 9. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy.e &rocessed.34. Testing 819 .e &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th /u.y the &u. 273 means to #nd#cate $#sua''y.'e s#gna'.4.

e.y corr#dors #n a business and personal services occupancy.sect#on 3.d#$#ded #nto rooms or suites o( rooms. >6mergency 6'ectr#ca' -ower /u&&'y (or *u#'d#ngs?.. and 2. or 2##3 4rou& %. 2h3 floor areas or &arts o( them where the &u.6.. 2#3 2 h (or a building w#th#n the sco&e o( /u. 2e3 corr#dors ser$#ng c'assrooms.sect#on (rom a &ower source such as .y /entences 213 and 223 sha'' not ...2.2. a mercantile occupancy or an industrial occupancy that #s su.. >6'ectr#ca' /a(ety and 6ssent#a' 6'ectr#ca' /ystems #n =ea'th )are Fac#'#t#es?. 203 (ood &re&arat#on areas #n commerc#a' 7#tchens.d#$#ded #nto rooms or suites o( rooms ser$ed .. !.2. "#$#s#on 1 occupancies.2..y th#s -art (or hea'th care (ac#'#t#es sha'' .293.e 'ess than 1 '5.e e:u#&&ed w#th an emergency aud#..es 131 .6..'#c may congregate #n....16.1.2.y the &u..y %rt#c'es 3.. !. 859 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( /entences 213 to 233. 2a3 #n a service space re(erred to #n /entence 3.2.y a public corridor.2. !. and 3. 829 +( se'(-conta#ned emergency '#ght#ng un#ts are used..2. 2d3 corr#dors ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms #n a 4rou& *.e #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th )%B!)/%-)2 2.y th#s /u. 2c3 corr#dors used . 2a3 &ro$#ded to ma#nta#n the emergency '#ght#ng re:u#red .. 2g3 public corridors.223... 2##3 1 h (or a building o( 4rou& * major occupancy c'ass#(#cat#on that #s not w#th#n the sco&e o( /u.3 on a shelf and rac# storage system. #n 'ocat#ons descr#. and 2###3 30 m#n (or a building o( any other occupancy. and #s not ser$ed . Emergenc3 %o2er /or Lig0ting 819 %n emergency &ower su&&'y sha'' . an emergency e'ectr#ca' &ower system sha'' .l3 Inst$ll$tion 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy. an emergency e'ectr#ca' &ower system (or emergency e:u#&ment re:u#red . 2(3 underground wal#ways.ed #n /entence 3.7.atter#es or generators that w#'' cont#nue to su&&'y &ower #n the e$ent that the regu'ar &ower su&&'y to the building #s #nterru&ted.1.sect#on 3.2.2 Bo.3 &r#nc#&a' routes &ro$#d#ng access to e"it #n an o&en floor area and #n service rooms.5.e #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th )/% O32.'#c.2.attery-o&erated emergency '#ght#ng #n hea'th care (ac#'#t#es sha'' con(orm to the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements o( )/% O32.6.l3 (0ut:o// '$l1es $nd E?0$ust %i.'e #nd#cat#on.e #nc'uded.1.. 8!9 .it$ls 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .. "#$#s#ons 2 and 3 occupancies ha$#ng an occupant load o( 60 or more. 2#3 floor areas or &arts o( them #n day care centres where &ersons are cared (or.. >6'ectr#ca' /a(ety and 6ssent#a' 6'ectr#ca' /ystems #n =ea'th )are Fac#'#t#es?. a mercantile occupancy or an industrial occupancy. they sha'' con(orm to )/% )22. >6mergency L#ght#ng 6:u#&ment?. 829 6$ery emergency &ower su&&'y sha'' .. +uel (u.y %rt#c'e 3.3 so des#gned and #nsta''ed that u&on (a#'ure o( the regu'ar &ower #t w#'' assume the e'ectr#ca' 'oad automat#ca''y (or a &er#od o(.'e and $#sua' trou.2a3 e"its. Emergenc3 %o2er /or Eos. 829 6mergency '#ght#ng to &ro$#de an a$erage 'e$e' o( #''um#nat#on o( not 'ess than 10 '5 at ('oor or catwa'7 'e$e' sha'' .. and 2'3 #nterna' corr#dors or a#s'es ser$#ng as &r#nc#&a' routes to e"its #n a business and personal services occupancy . 2#3 4rou& %. and 2.<. !. 273 &r#nc#&a' routes &ro$#d#ng access to e"it #n a floor area that #s not su.he m#n#mum $a'ue o( the #''um#nat#on re:u#red .. the #nsta''at#on o( . 2.1.. Emergenc3 %o2er (u.. 141.

1.3 water su&&'y (or (#re(#ght#ng #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.o$e the first storey #n a building that #s more than 36 m h#gh measured .2..e &ro$#ded w#th an emergency &ower su&&'y con(orm#ng to /entences 223 to 243.'y. or 2##3 emergency e:u#&ment w#th#n the sco&e o( %rt#c'es 3. 2c3 (ans and other e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment that are #nsta''ed to ma#nta#n the a#r :ua'#ty s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 3.819 +( a '#:u#d or gas (ue'-(#red eng#ne or tur.6..'e o( o&erat#ng under a (u'' 'oad (or not 'ess than 30 m#n sha'' .y..2.2. sha'' .e &ro$#ded ..6. #( the su&&'y #s de&endent on e'ectr#ca' &ower su&&'#ed to the building. !.6. 2a3 a generator. and 2. or 2c3 a com.2.y %rt#c'e 3.2.e ca&a.#ne (or an emergency e'ectr#c &ower su&&'y #s de&endent on a (ue' su&&'y (rom outs#de the building. 8!9 /entence 223 does not a&&'y #( the t#me to reca'' a'' e'e$ators under emergency &ower su&&'y #s not more than 1 m#n.6.sect#on 3. Emergenc3 %o2er /or Building (er1ices 819 %n emergency &ower su&&'y ca&a.'e o( &ro$#d#ng. !.1. 136 . 2###3 1 m#n (or a building not re:u#red to .9.1.6.. .ut not 'ess than 41 m#n.. 829 8here &#&es (or e5haust gases (rom emergency &ower systems &enetrate re:u#red fire separations. and 2d3 (ans re:u#red (or $ent#ng .sect#on 3.etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey and e$ery e'e$ator (or (#re(#ghters #n con(ormance w#th /entence 223. 859 65ce&t as &ro$#ded . 2a3 su&er$#sory &ower (or not 'ess than 24 h. there #s an #mmed#ate automat#c trans(er to emergency &ower w#th no 'oss o( #n(ormat#on. 2#3 2 h (or a building w#th#n the sco&e o( /u.2. 2#3 (#re a'arm systems.1. #nc'ud#ng those #ncor&orat#ng a $o#ce commun#cat#on system...2. 859 .e ca&a.3 to a trans(er 'o. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2..2..2.. 879 /entence 243 does not a&&'y to the water su&&'y (or a stand&#&e system..he emergency &ower su&&'y re:u#red . an emergency &ower su&&'y ca&a.. they sha'' .he emergency &ower su&&'y re:u#red . 829 ..'y-#dent#(#ed se&arate shut-o(( $a'$e outs#de the building.. 2a3 e$ery e'e$ator ser$#ng storeys a. the (ue' su&&'y sha'' .6.3 . !.=. and the building #s not w#th#n the sco&e o( /u. and ser$e.y /entence 213 sha'' .y /entence 233.6..sect#on 3. 8!9 . 2. . 2##3 1 h (or a building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& * major occupancy that #s not w#th#n the sco&e o( /u. 2a3 are w#th#n buildings #dent#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 3.y )'ause 2132a3 sha'' .sect#on 3.3.6.#nat#on o( the #tems descr#.y an emergency generator (or.'e o( o&erat#ng under a (u'' 'oad (or not 'ess than 2 h sha'' .3 #mmed#ate'y (o''ow#ng. #n the e$ent o( a (a#'ure o( the norma' &ower source.e enc'osed #n a se&arate service space ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating e:ua' to that o( the &enetrated ('oor assem.2.y /entence 213 sha'' .e su&&'#ed (rom.1>.6. 2. 2a3 the storey conta#n#ng the entrance (or (#re(#ghter access re(erred to #n %rt#c'es 3.y emergency generator (or water su&&'y (or (#re(#ght#ng #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.'e o( o&erat#ng a'' e'e$ators (or (#re(#ghters &'us one add#t#ona' e'e$ator s#mu'taneous'y.he emergency &ower su&&'y re:u#red ..y /entence 213 sha'' .6.2.2. and the building #s w#th#n the sco&e o( /u.e des#gned so that.e &ro$#ded .atter#es.e e:u#&&ed w#th an annunc#ator.1.2.2..y /entence 213.1.. emergency &ower under (u'' 'oad (or not 'ess than. or 2.ed #n )'auses 2a3 and 2.4 and 3. and 2#$3 30 m#n (or any other building. #( the su&&'y #s de&endent on e'ectr#ca' &ower su&&'#ed to the building.2. each (rom #ts most remote storey to.2. %rotection o/ Electric$l Conductors 819 6'ectr#ca' conductors sha'' con(orm to /entences 223 to 293 #( they. to 3.2. the emergency &ower su&&'y (or e'e$ators re:u#red .e &ro$#ded w#th a su#ta. Emergenc3 %o2er /or +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 F#re a'arm systems.

3 sha'' not conta#n any combustible mater#a's other than the e'ectr#ca' conductors .est (or 6$a'uat#on o( +ntegr#ty o( 6'ectr#ca' )a.19. . 2a3 con(orm to @L)-/139.enings t0roug0 +loor Assemblies !. 2##3 contained use areas re(erred to #n )'auses 3. 899 )onductors 'ead#ng (rom a d#str#.ut#on &ane' re(erred to #n /entence 2 3 to emergency '#ght#ng un#ts #n the same storey need not con(orm to /entence 223.e 'ocated #n a service space that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . 859 .6. to 3.3 or 2332.2. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red . and 3. the &ort#ons o( a floor area or a mezzanine that do not term#nate at an e5ter#or wa''. .=.2.est (or 6$a'uat#on o( +ntegr#ty o( 6'ectr#ca' )a.233.ranch c#rcu#ts w#th#n a storey that connect trans&onders and #nd#$#dua' de$#ces need not con(orm to /entence 223. to 3.3.2.2. #( . .2. . . !.9 F#re a'arm system . 879 %n interconnected floor space #s &erm#tted #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo' &ro$#ded.2.3 . to 3.2.'y .ed #n %rt#c'e 3. . 8!9 % floor area conta#n#ng s'ee&#ng rooms #n a building o( 4rou& *.ut#on &ane' su&&'#es &ower to emergency '#ght#ng.2.11. 8=9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .he &enetrat#on o( a ('oor assem. >F#re ..3 ..'es?.2.. 2c3 ser$e mechan#ca' systems re'ated to.e 'ocated #n an interconnected floor space.3 ser$e (#re &um&s re:u#red to .e &rotected #n accordance w#th /entence 223.4.3 and 293.e constructed as &art o( an interconnected floor space.ut#on e:u#&ment su&&'y#ng &ower to the e:u#&ment ser$ed. or 2d3 ser$e emergency '#ght#ng descr#. 8.3.'es?. the &ower su&&'y conductors 'ead#ng u& to the d#str#. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 213. and /entence 3.oth are #n the same room 8<9 +( a (#re a'arm trans&onder or annunc#ator 'ocated #n one fire compartment #s connected to a centra' &rocess#ng un#t or another trans&onder or annunc#ator 'ocated #n a d#((erent fire compartment. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 major occupancy sha'' not . or 2.e#ng &rotected.'y and e5tend#ng (rom the ('oor assem.e &rotected #n accordance w#th /entence 223. to &ro$#de a c#rcu#t #ntegr#ty rat#ng o( not 'ess than 1 h.1. #nc'ud#ng the hose stream a&&'#cat#on...3.y /entence 293.3.2.'y a.y /entence 233 and e5ce&t as &erm#tted #n th#s %rt#c'e. ..3. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.3. or 2.3.y %rt#c'e 3.4.3 the d#str#.3 .6. 2a3 the e:u#&ment ser$ed.=. 2a3 con(orm to @L)-/139.. a firewall or a $ert#ca' sha(t sha''.y an e"it or a vertical service space sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /ect#ons 3. 13. or 2.y a fire separation that has a fireresistance rating o( not 'ess than 2 h. or 2.'y to the unders#de o( the ('oor or roo( assem. 829 .2. 2a3 conta#n an interconnected floor space.9. >F#re .2. e'ectr#ca' conductors re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha''.e #nsta''ed under %rt#c'e 3.y a fire separation that has a fireresistance rating o( not 'ess than 1 h. the e'ectr#ca' conductors re(erred to #n /entence 213 are those that e5tend (rom the source o( emergency &ower to.e 'ocated #n a service space that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . or 2.he service spaces re(erred to #n )'ause 2232. the e'ectr#ca' conductors connect#ng them sha'' . A.2432a3 and 2.o$e.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.3 . 2#3 com&artments re(erred to #n )'ause 3.1.3.6. #( a d#str#. 2a3 term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the ('oor assem.4. )e--$nines $nd O.3. an e'ementary or secondary schoo' sha'' not.y /entences 2.ut#on &ane' sha'' . or 2###3 &ro$#s#ons o( %rt#c'es 3. 8!9 6'ectr#ca' conductors that are used #n con0unct#on w#th systems re(erred to #n )'ause 2132c3 sha''. #nc'ud#ng the hose stream a&&'#cat#on. to &ro$#de a c#rcu#t #ntegr#ty rat#ng o( not 'ess than 2 h.2132.

. 2. &ro$#ded. o&en#ngs (or sta#rways. o&en#ngs through a hor#Conta' fire separation (or $eh#cu'ar ram&s #n a storage garage are not re:u#red to .ut not . #s.2a3 the interconnected floor space cons#sts o( the first storey. ". ).1. . "#$#s#on 1.e &os#t#oned re'at#$e to each other so as to .'e o( conta#n#ng. or 4rou& F.11.2.e &rotected w#th closures and need not con(orm to th#s /u.2. . esca'ators and #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7s need not con(orm to the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3. 2a3 ser$es a 4rou& %. and 2c3 the interconnected floor space conta#ns on'y 4rou& %.e o( su((#c#ent s#Ce and sha'' .2.o$e or .11. 2d3 #s not cons#dered a storey #n /entence 3. &ro$#ded the interconnected floor space does not #nterconnect more than 2 ad0acent storeys. "#$#s#on 1 occupancy need not con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.2.233 or 2 3.1.3. 2.1.y /entence 263.1.3 the interconnected floor space #s sprin#lered.1. a cy'#nder con(orm#ng to /entence 223.1. the fire separation re:u#red #n )'ause 2c3 need not ha$e a fire-resistance rating. !.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.11.. 2a3 the interconnected floor space cons#sts o( the first storey and the storey ne5t a.3. 2a3 a c#rc'e at 'east 9 m #n d#ameter. !.=.=. .3.2.2. .'y to the unders#de o( the ('oor or roo( assem. 2 or 3. sha'' .5.!. esca'ator or wa'7 does not e5ceed 10 m2.eci$l %rotection 819 % mezzanine need not term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation nor . 6 or F major occupancy and the mezzanine con(orms to /entence 3. . a firewall or a $ert#ca' sha(t sha'' term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation e5tend#ng (rom the ('oor assem. and the storey ne5t a. . w#th#n the (u'' he#ght o( the interconnected floor space.e om#tted &ro$#ded &recaut#ons are ta7en to o((set the resu't#ng haCard. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy.4.etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey. the unprotected openings through ('oor assem. 829 . "#$#s#on 3 major occupancy #n a building not more than 2 storeys #n building height.2.tions to (. and that conta#ns an interconnected floor space. and 2c3 the interconnected floor space conta#ns on'y 4rou& %. Con/igur$tion 819 +n buildings constructed #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'es 3. &ro$#ded.3. .2. 4rou& ". the closure (or the o&en#ng #s &erm#tted to . 2c3 ser$es a 4rou& %.3 ser$es a 4rou& %. 4rou& " or 4rou& 6 occupancies. 8<9 %n interconnected floor space need not con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3. where ta7en at a r#ght ang'e to the 'ong#tud#na' a5#s o( such cy'#nder. 2 or 3. to 3. to 3. . or 2.2. 829 65ce&t (or ('oors re(erred to #n /entence 3.243 #n ca'cu'at#ng building height &ro$#ded the mezzanine #s not more than 100 m2 #n area and does not conta#n a 4rou& * occupancy.2. 2c3 the &ort#ons o( the u&&er floor area that do not term#nate at an e5ter#or wa''.2.he cy'#nder re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a cross-sect#on that.2.'y a. !. the re:u#red access to e"it (rom th#s &ort#on o( the floor area sha'' not 'ead through the interconnected floor space.2.11. 2.2. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancies.e des#gned to '#m#t the &assage o( smo7e (rom a (#re #nto e"it sta#rsha(ts 13 .3 the building #s sprin#lered throughout. to 3.10. . 2e3 where a corr#dor #s 'ocated #mmed#ate'y ad0acent to the fire separation re:u#red #n )'ause 2c3. and 2(3 where a &ort#on o( a floor area #s not w#th#n the interconnected floor space. "#$#s#on 1. . 2.1.oth. measured . to 3. &ro$#ded the mezzanine.e'ow #t. 2d3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n )'ause 2e3.2.2. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 8!9 +( a closure #n an o&en#ng #n a fire separation wou'd d#sru&t the nature o( a manu(actur#ng &rocess.3. E?ce.11. to 3.oth. 4rou& 6.2.=.e ca&a. or 2e3 #s not cons#dered a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng building height #n /entence 3.3 an e''#&se at 'east ..2.2.213 and %rt#c'e 3.2. .'#es #n an interconnected floor space sha'' .e'ow #t. such as a cont#nuous ('ow o( mater#a' (rom storey to storey.3 the interconnected floor space #s sprin#lered. the fire separation sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 30 m#n.o$e or .3.1. E?its 819 % building that #s more than 1 m #n he#ght. 2a3 the o&en#ng (or each sta#rway. 859 %n interconnected floor space #n a 4rou& *. m w#de a'ong the m#nor a5#s and at 'east 61 m2 #n area.sect#on.o$e.ut not .

and 2.e sprin#lered. assum#ng an outdoor tem&erature e:ua' to the January des#gn tem&erature on a 2. where an e'e$ator sha(t o&ens #nto an interconnected floor space and #nto storeys that are a.rinAlers 819 +n a building conta#n#ng an interconnected floor space. and 139 .3 con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3.e des#gned so that each doorway (or a door o&en#ng #nto the $est#.e &rotected .u'e #s 'ocated at 'east 1 00 mm (rom a door or doors o&en#ng outward (rom the $est#. !. Grou. and 2c3 not ha$e a door or doors o&en#ng #nto more than one e"it sta#rsha(t.213.ing Rooms 819 O&en#ngs &ro$#ded (or access .o$e grade sha'' . such $est#.e ser$ed . !.2..y )'ause 3.213.9 .u'e sha''. 2a3 to restr#ct the &assage o( smo7e (rom the interconnected floor space #nto the area conta#n#ng s'ee&#ng rooms #n accordance w#th the '#m#ts descr#.3 and 2 3.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area . .2. the #ncreased tra$e' d#stance to e"its &erm#tted .2. Ele1$tors 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. &ort#ons o( an interconnected floor space that ha$e ('oor 'e$e's more than 1 m a.4.y such $est#. storeys that are who''y or &art#a''y w#th#n an interconnected floor space and a'' storeys . (.4.4. B (lee.1. .e a&&'#ed where a floor area that #s a &ort#on o( an interconnected floor space and that has a ('oor 'e$e' more than 1 m a.y the &ro$#s#on.u'e and a public corridor need not e5ceed 41 m#n.u'es that. . 829 8here a building conta#n#ng an interconnected floor space #s more than .<.etween the $est#. 879 8here a &ort#on o( a floor area #s not w#th#n an interconnected floor space.o$e grade.e accom&'#shed .2. 2a3 .u'es #n con(ormance w#th /entence 213. 859 65ce&t where e"its ser$#ng the floor area are at ground 'e$e'. 8<9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 2.e'ow an interconnected floor space sha'' .4. 2. 8!9 8here a $est#. 2a3 water('ow a'arm s#gna's (rom s&r#n7'er systems sha'' .2.u'es.7. 829 8here e'e$ator doors o&en#ng #nto an interconnected floor space are &rotected .2.as#s.3 .e transm#tted to the (#re de&artment #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.etween an interconnected floor space and a building or a &ort#on o( a building conta#n#ng 4rou& * major occupancy s'ee&#ng rooms sha'' .u'e.e c'ass#(#ed as '#ght haCard occupancies #n con(ormance w#th %&&end#5 % o( BF-% 13 >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?.o$e grade #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the interconnected floor space .he re:u#rements o( /entence 263 need not .o&en#ng #nto an interconnected floor space so that dur#ng a 2 h &er#od a(ter the start o( (#re.1 m #n he#ght.y e"its that &ro$#de at 'east 0.ed #n /entence 3. .e &ro$#ded w#th $est#.4.2.he re:u#rements o( /entence 263 need not .etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey.o$e such s&ace and that ha$e ('oor 'e$e's more than 1 m a. 2a3 are des#gned to restr#ct the &assage o( contam#nated a#r to the '#m#t descr#.u'es that are &ro$#ded w#th a mechan#ca' a#r su&&'y and that are des#gned.1F . the e"it sta#rsha(t &rotect#on re:u#red #n /entence 213 sha'' . 8.3 #n con(ormance w#th )'ause 3. and 2. o( a $est#. 8=9 .2. !.=.etween each floor area and each e"it sta#rsha(t.=.. . re:u#red access to e"it (rom such &ort#on o( a floor area sha'' not 'ead through an interconnected floor space.u'e &ro$#ded w#th a mechan#ca' a#r su&&'y or w#th a $ent o&en#ng to the outdoors.3 m2 o( area o( treads. 'and#ngs and ('oor sur(ace (or each occu&ant o( such &ort#ons o( an interconnected floor space.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating at 'east e:ua' to that re:u#red (or the e"it that #t ser$es e5ce&t that the fire-resistance rating o( a fire separation . such sta#rsha(ts w#'' not conta#n more than 1F .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( at 'east 1 h.y $est#. e5ce&t that no fire-resistance rating #s re:u#red (or such fire separation where a'' o( the major occupancies conta#ned w#th#n the interconnected floor space may .o$e the interconnected floor space sha'' .2132c3 sha'' not a&&'y to a floor area w#th#n an interconnected floor space. .u'e &rotect#ng an e"it sta#rsha(t #s #ncor&orated #nto the des#gn o( the building to meet the re:u#rements o( /entence 213 or 223.233. the e'e$ator doors o&en#ng #nto the 'owest storey o( the interconnected floor space need not .2.e &rotected .y $est#. e#ther the e'e$ator doors o&en#ng #nto the interconnected floor space or the e'e$ator doors o&en#ng #nto the storeys a.e a&&'#ed where the e"it sta#rs that ser$e interconnected floor spaces are des#gned so that the re:u#red w#dth o( each sta#r #s cumu'at#$e.243.y $o'ume o( contam#nated a#r (rom the (#re ('oor. measured .=.4.ed #n /entence 3. 829 +n a building conta#n#ng an interconnected floor space.2332a3.

l3 819 +n a building that #s more than 1 m #n he#ght. and 2##3 as re:u#red (or the act#$at#on o( the smo7e contro' system descr#.9. .2. and 2d3 act#$ate the $est#. 2..3.2.3 su&&'#es a#r #n su((#c#ent :uant#t#es and at a&&ro&r#ate 'ocat#ons to &re$ent smo7e (rom &ass#ng out o( such floor area #nto other &ort#ons o( the interconnected floor space. e5ce&t that where the $o'ume o( the interconnected floor space e5ceeds 1.3.'e 'ocat#on #n the $#c#n#ty o( the (#re a'arm annunc#ator. 2a3 a (#re a'arm system and e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed annunc#ator con(orm#ng to /u. an emergency &ower su&&'y ca&a. .ed #n /entence 243 has . 2#3 on the ce#'#ng o( each storey #n the $#c#n#ty o( the o&en#ngs through ('oor assem. heat detectors may .y at 'east two smo#e detectors #n a s#ng'e Cone w#th#n an interconnected floor space. 879 For &ur&oses o( /entences 263 and 2.e automat#ca''y act#$ated and su&&'y a#r sha'' . 829 .2.y an emergency generator or .as#s.1.2.e (3stems !. and 3.6. and 3.=.4.3.2.2. #n the e$ent o( a (#re ar#s#ng #n a floor area or &art o( a floor area w#th#n the interconnected floor space. 8<9 % mechan#ca' e5haust sha'' .9.e e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed as re:u#red . .y the same su.ed #n %rt#c'es 3.1F ..een act#$ated. !.he des#gn o( the smo7e contro' system sha'' assume an outdoor tem&erature e:ua' to the January des#gn tem&erature on a 2.2.etween grade and the ('oor 'e$e' o( the to& storey. 000 m3.u'e a#r su&&'y re:u#red #n /entence 3.11. 263 and 2.2.y a se&arate ser$#ce not su&&'#ed .2. a stand&#&e system sha'' . 8=9 O$err#d#ng manua' contro's (or the smo7e contro' system sha'' .1. 8. the $o'ume o( an interconnected floor space need not #nc'ude the aggregate $o'ume o( those floor areas or &ort#ons o( floor areas des#gned to ha$e Coned a#r e5tract#on #n accordance w#th /entence 243.213..2. !.y /entence 3. 3. 243.e &ro$#ded w#th.'#es descr#. 8!9 @&on act#$at#on o( the s&r#n7'er system or automat#c detect#on o( smo7e .=..3 act#$ate e"it sta#rsha(t &rotect#on re:u#red #n %rt#c'e 3.1.2. 140 .e #nsta''ed #n e$ery building that.6. 2a3 sto& a#r mo$#ng (ans that &ro$#de (or the norma' e5haust#ng or re-c#rcu'at#ng o( a#r #n an interconnected floor space.. .9.stat#on as the &r#mary source (or (ans re:u#red (or smo7e contro' &ur&oses #n %rt#c'es 3.4.. +ire Al$rm $nd #etection (3stem 819 % building conta#n#ng an interconnected floor space sha'' .e des#gned so that.e &ro$#ded to remo$e a#r at the to& o( an interconnected floor space at the rate o( at 'east s#5 a#r changes &er hour. Emergenc3 %o2er (u.3 a system o( smo#e detectors 'ocated.=. .4. on'y (our a#r changes &er hour need . the mechan#ca' e5haust descr#.9.9. !. sha'' .4. 3.2.2. . 2c3 act#$ate e'e$ator &rotect#on re:u#red #n %rt#c'e 3.10.2.e &ro$#ded.ed #n %rt#c'e 3.e #nsta''ed #nstead o( smo#e detectors.e des#gned to contro' the mo$ement o( smo7e w#th#n a building conta#n#ng an interconnected floor space. !.=.. and 2.'e o( o&erat#ng under a (u'' 'oad (or at 'east 2 h sha'' .3 s&r#n7'er systems sha'' .1>. .e tested to ensure sat#s(actory o&erat#on.2.2. .e &ro$#ded #n su((#c#ent :uant#ty and at a&&ro&r#ate 'ocat#ons to a''ow a cons#stent rate o( remo$a' o( smo7e throughout the $o'ume o( the interconnected floor space.e &ro$#ded ..2.he systems (or smo7e contro' and $ent#ng descr#. 3. !. e5ce&t w#th#n dwelling units. .2. (moAe Control 819 % smo7e contro' system con(orm#ng to /entences 223 to 2 3 sha'' . 60ere Re4uired 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 243 to 2.ed #n /entence 263 sha'' . 2a3 e5tracts a#r d#rect'y (rom such floor area or &art o( a floor area at the rate o( at 'east s#5 a#r changes &er hour.sect#on 3.2.4.3.i. .233. measured .4. the system sha''.2.9.1.=.233. 3. Testing 819 .2. and 2c3 (ac#'#t#es (or transm#tt#ng a s#gna' to the (#re de&artment #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3. (t$nd.2.2. 2..ed #n /entences 3. 859 % building conta#n#ng an interconnected floor space may .9 65ce&t where Coned mechan#ca' e5haust descr#. . .6. u&on automat#c detect#on o( smo7e w#th#n the $o'ume o( the interconnected floor space. .e &ro$#ded (or (#re de&artment use at an acce&ta. automat#c detect#on o( such (#re w#'' act#$ate a#r hand'#ng e:u#&ment that. .

>. 829 % dry stand&#&e that #s not connected to a water su&&'y sha'' not . 859 . #nsta''at#on and test#ng o( the system sha'' .y means o( the (#re de&artment connect#on.1. >+nterna' Lug Mu#c7 )onnect )ou&'#ngs (or F#re =ose?. m2 1 Storey 2 100 2 000 4 000 2 000 3 000 %olumn ' 2 Storeys 2 000 1 100 3 000 1 100 2 000 %olumn ( 3 Storeys 1 100 1 000 2 000 1 000 1 000 829 % stand&#&e system sha'' . construct#on.223.e #nsta''ed #n a roo(-to& enc'osure #( th#s enc'osure has an area not more than 10 m2. 2. 8<9 -um&s re:u#red to ha$e a rated net head &ressure greater than 2 0 7-a and the#r contro''ers sha'' . and 2c3 has d#rect access to #ts #nter#or .etween grade and the ce#'#ng o( the to& storey .3 transm#t a s#gna' to an attended 'ocat#on. 3. "#$#s#on 2 F.e'ow ad0acent (#n#shed ground 'e$e'.ut has a building area e5ceed#ng the area shown #n .'e o( meet#ng the des#gn ('ow rate and &ressure demand o( the s&r#n7'er system.e (3stems Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. "#$#s#on 3 %olumn 2 $uilding Area. 8.e listed and 'a.he res#dua' water &ressure at the des#gn ('ow rate at the hydrau'#ca''y most remote hose connect#on o( a stand&#&e system that #s re:u#red to .ase o( the s&r#n7'er r#ser #s ca&a.9.'e building height #( the building #s not sprin#lered.9. the (u'' demand ('ow rate at a res#dua' water &ressure o( 410 7-a at the hydrau'#ca''y most remote hose connect#on o( the stand&#&e system.e #nsta''ed #n e$ery basement o( a building that re:u#res a stand&#&e system a. &ro$#ded the building #s not more than 11 m h#gh. 2.213 +tem 1.2. and 2c3 (#re &rotect#on e:u#&ment #s a$a#'a.e cons#dered as (u'(#''#ng the re:u#rements o( th#s %rt#c'e. 4. 2.o$e grade. 859 % stand&#&e system #s not re:u#red to .o$e or .y means o( an e5ter#or doorway 'ocated not more than 1 100 mm a.'e 3.etween grade and the ce#'#ng o( the to& storey.e #nsta''ed #n a building #s &erm#tted to . the des#gn. and 2.e #nsta''ed #n a storage garage con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.y o&en#ng o( a hose $a'$e. Building Limits 2it0out (t$nd. 2. 879 % (#re de&artment connect#on sha'' . a dry stand&#&e system may .e #nsta''ed #n the 'owest storey #n a building #( th#s storey #s a service room that has an area not more than 10 m2.i.e''ed.3 the water su&&'y at the . 2a3 the building #s sprin#lered. >+nsta''at#on o( /tand&#&e and =ose /ystems?.9.y /entence 3. %olumn & .'e to de'#$er. #nc'ud#ng the #ns#de and outs#de hose a''owance. (t$nd. (or the a&&'#ca.2a3 #s more than 3 storeys #n building height. 3.e #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 14.o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e'.3 #s more than 14 m h#gh measured . 8!9 % stand&#&e system sha'' . 8<9 % stand&#&e system #s not re:u#red to .e #nsta''ed #n a dwelling unit that.i.2. . 141 .2.ccupancy )'ass#(#cat#on % ) " F.a. 879 % stand&#&e system #s not re:u#red to . or 2c3 #s not more than 14 m h#gh measured .e 'ess than 410 7-a &ro$#ded that.sect#on. 2a3 e5tends not more than 3 storeys a. #( a stand&#&e system #s re:u#red.e (3stem #esign 819 65ce&t as otherw#se &ro$#ded #n th#s /u.9.2.9 % stand&#&e system #s not re:u#red to . 8.2.9 )ou&'#ngs (or hoses or other (#tt#ngs used #n connect#on w#th such cou&'#ngs sha'' con(orm to @L)-/113. 2a3 automat#ca''y adm#t water to the system .1.3 #s com&'ete'y cut o(( (rom the rema#nder o( the building so that there #s no access to the rema#nder o( the building.1. !.e &ro$#ded and so arranged through the use o( listed de$#ces to.e &ro$#ded (or e$ery stand&#&e system.e more than 30 L!s.11. the tota' water su&&'y need not .e #nsta''ed #n e$ery basement o( a building that #s regu'ated . 1.2.2.2.2. 8!9 +( more than one stand&#&e #s &ro$#ded.hreaded )ou&'#ngs (or 3 mm and 61 mm F#re =ose? or )%B!@L)-/143. 8=9 +( (reeC#ng o( &#&#ng may occur. T$ble !.

2c3 a room not more than 10 m2 #n area. 8=9 % hose stat#on 'ocated on one s#de o( a horizontal e"it sha'' .e #nsta''ed #n each storey #n the building #( the building.3 a roo(-to& enc'osure re(erred to #n /entence 3.3 e'ectr#ca' remote re'ease de$#ces are &ro$#ded and are connected to an emergency &ower su&&'y.2.9.2. 8<9 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2. !. 81>9 % hose stat#on #n a 4rou& *.2.structed.a.899 % stand&#&e r#ser sha'' .3.3 conta#n a listed (#re e5t#ngu#sher. hose connect#ons.9 % hose #s &erm#tted to &enetrate an e"it #n order to &ro$#de the re:u#red co$erage to. 8!9 65ce&t #n a 4rou& F occupancy.1. 2#3 (or the first storey. 2. 829 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements #n /entence 213. $a'$es.3 a&&ro$ed . or 2d3 a room or grou& o( rooms not more than 200 m2 #n area #n a sprin#lered floor area.e reached . 142 .etween grade and the ce#'#ng o( the to& storey. 829 6ach hose stat#on sha'' .9.#net. 879 =ose stat#ons sha'' .y the Factory <utua' Research )or&orat#on. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy #s &erm#tted to . hose stat#ons sha'' .e 'ocated so that #ts door. w#'' not o.e 'ocated. 8. 3 mm d#am hose connect#ons sha'' .e 'ocated #n a secure area. 2a3 conta#n the e:u#&ment re(erred to #n /entence 233.e &ro$#ded #n each storey #n the building.1. when (u''y o&ened. (#re hose.#net sha'' .3 has a building area o( more than 4 000 m2.2. #( a stand&#&e system #s re:u#red. or #n a 'oc7a. or 2.9.3. or 2.e o( su((#c#ent s#Ce to.1.e o.6. Eose (t$tions 819 +( a stand&#&e system #s re:u#red #n a building.e.e 'ocated so that #t #s not necessary to &enetrate an e"it w#th a hose #n order to &ro$#de the des#gn co$erage re:u#red #n )'ause 2132a3. 2.e e:u#&&ed w#th a hose rac7 (#''ed w#th not more than 30 m o( 3 mm d#am (#re hose and the hose rac7 and (#re hose sha'' . measured .'e ca. and 2c3 #n a cons&#cuous 'ocat#on where they are not '#7e'y to . !.#net re(erred to #n /entence 233 sha'' . and 2c3 &ro$#de su((#c#ent c'earance to &erm#t the use o( a standard (#re de&artment hose 7ey.9.243. 2a3 #dent#ca' 7eys (or a'' ca.#net &ro$#ded that.3 a vertical service space se&arated (rom the ad0acent floor area .e 'ocated #n.3 not more than 1 m (rom e$ery re:u#red e"it ser$#ng a floor area.!. Eose Connections 819 +( a stand&#&e system #s re:u#red #n a building. 2a3 an e"it sta#r sha(t. 899 % hose ca. or 2. 61 mm d#am hose connect#ons sha'' . 2a3 listed.#nets are 'ocated at a'' guard stat#ons. 859 % hose ca. 2a3 so that e$ery &ort#on o( the building can .e cons#dered to ser$e on'y the floor area on that s#de o( the horizontal e"it.e &ro$#ded #n each storey #n the building.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating con(orm#ng to . 2.y a hose stream and #s w#th#n 3 m o( a noCC'e attached to the hose re:u#red #n /entence 223. 2a3 #s more than 21 m h#gh. or 2##3 #( add#t#ona' hose stat#ons are re:u#red to ach#e$e (u'' co$erage o( the floor area. 2a3 a service room re(erred to #n /entence 3. noCC'e and hose rac7 sha'' .struct the re:u#red w#dth o( a means of egress. hose stat#ons sha'' . e5ce&t. or 2.5. at each hose stat#on.213.'e 3.e #n a hose ca.

each suite #n other than business and personal services occupancies sha'' . >Bat#ona' F#re )ode o( )anada?.2.3 (ast (ood $end#ng o&erat#ons that do not &ro$#de seat#ng (or customers.213 to ha$e an annunc#ator.e ser$ed .y /entence 3.7. 2a3 the ('oor assem. 2c3 at a &ressure o( not 'ess than 410 7-a..'y a.e su((#c#ent to &ro$#de a ('ow.3.. 6$ter (u. &22B.o$e the floor area.4. ($/et3 6it0in +loor Are$s !. 2a3 suites o( business and personal services occupancy.3. or 2. E4ui.2. the water su&&'y re:u#red #n /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .!.y /u.e se&arated (rom one another .<.'#c water system.etween grade and the ce#'#ng 'e$e' o( the to& storey. 6$ter (u.l3 /or <7 mm Eose Connections 819 +( 61 mm d#am hose connect#ons are re:u#red. 829 . measured at each o( the two hydrau'#ca''y most remote 3 mm d#am hose connect#ons.6.e'ow the floor area. 829 +( the building #s 'ess than 4 m h#gh.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red .'y a. All +loor Are$s !.1. (u. 8!9 . !.3 (or not 'ess than 30 m#n.9. (ection !.$r$tion o/ (uites 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e su&&'#ed through the (#re de&artment connect#on.4.sect#on 3. or 2. measured at each o( the two hydrau'#ca''y most remote 61 mm d#am hose connect#ons.er1isor3 (ign$l Annunci$tion /or '$l1es 819 +( a (#re a'arm system #n a building #s re:u#red .l3 /or != mm Eose Connections 819 +( a stand&#&e and hose system #s re:u#red. (e. E$-$rdous (ubst$nces. the building sha'' . 2.y fire separations &ro$#ded the occupancies are.!. 829 )oo7#ng e:u#&ment. 2c3 at a &ressure o( not 'ess than 410 7-a. 2c3 suites o( mercantile occupancy.sect#on 3.2.1.9. other than hose $a'$es. and 2d3 o( not 'ess than 941 L!m#n (rom each o( the two out'ets s#mu'taneous'y.1. 2.2.y public corridors con(orm#ng to )'ause 3. measured . used #n &rocesses &roduc#ng grease-'aden $a&ours sha'' .y su((#c#ent &um&#ng ca&ac#ty. 2. the water su&&'y sha'' .e 'ess than 1 h (or. measured . 143 .ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red . measured .e &ro$#ded .3 (or not 'ess than 30 m#n.e des#gned and #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th -art 6.#nat#on o( these occupancies.1.1. the storage. 859 +( the building #s 4 m or more h#gh.stances sha'' .ment $nd %rocesses 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /u.e 'ess than 1 h .2.e #n con(ormance w#th. the water su&&'y re:u#red #n /entence 213 sha'' . 223. hand'#ng and use o( the haCardous su.10.4.ccupancies that are ser$ed . !. #n the a. $a'$es contro''#ng water su&&'#es #n a stand&#&e system..e se&arated (rom ad0o#n#ng suites .etween grade and the ce#'#ng 'e$e' o( the to& storey. or 2d3 any com. !. are not re:u#red to .3 the ('oor assem.2. not w#th#n a dwelling unit.2.2. 2a3 o( not 'ess than 3 0 L!m#n. the water su&&'y sha'' .!.'y .e e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed #n accordance w#th /entence 3.o$e.sence o( regu'at#ons re(erred to #n )'ause 2a3.3 #n a building that #s sprin#lered.3 the ))*F) BR)) 13303.y /entences 223 and 233.9.e su((#c#ent to &ro$#de a ('ow.. #( there #s no ('oor assem.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 2a3 o( not 'ess than 1 90 L!m#n. #s &erm#tted to . 8!9 +( the building #s 4 m or more h#gh.. and 2d3 o( not 'ess than 190 L!m#n (rom each o( the two out'ets s#mu'taneous'y.y no (ewer than two sources o( water su&&'y (rom a &u.9.etween grade and the ce#'#ng 'e$e' o( the to& storey. sha'' .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.!. 2a3 the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.2432.!.

!.3. 8!9 9eans of egress sha'' ..y /entence 3.1.y /entences 3.1.4. 859 %t 'east two se&arate means of egress sha'' . care and treatment.3.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the storey . detention or residential occupancy.2. or 2.4.2.10.y /entence 233 and )'auses 2432a3 and 2..4. the fire separation . egress re:u#rements sha'' con(orm to the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements o( /entence 3.293 and 3.4.3. or 2c3 a s&ace conta#n#ng plumbing fi"tures re:u#red .3. terrace.4. #n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.4. 8<9 % roo(to& enc'osure that #s more than 200 m2 #n area sha'' ..e transm#tted to the (#re de&artment #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3. 2a3 an e5ter#or e"it doorway.1.!.223. a public corridor sha'' .7.4.etween the public corridor and the rema#nder o( the storey.8!9 % (ue'-(#red appliance sha'' not .e &ro$#ded (rom a roo(. "#$#s#on 1 or 2 occupancy. &'at(orm or conta#ned o&en s&ace #s &ro$#ded.1.213 and 263. terrace.e'ow ground service room that #s not norma''y occu&#ed.213 and notw#thstand#ng /entences 3. to sta#rs des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the e"it sta#r re:u#rements o( /ect#on 3. 81>9 9eans of egress (rom a roo( (or &ersonne' ser$#c#ng roo( to& e:u#&ment or (or a . 2a3 e5ce&t as re:u#red .e &ro$#ded w#th an access to e"it that 'eads to an e"it.y /entence 243. sha'' cause a s#gna' to .3. 8.y /u.2 3 and &erm#tted ..9 . 899 65ce&t as &erm#tted . or 2.213 (or rooms and suites. 2. !.wo &o#nts o( egress sha'' .3.243 when the corr#dor ser$es a 4rou& 6 or 4rou& F. 879 % roo(to& enc'osure sha'' .2. Egress #oor2$3s 144 .sect#ons 3.y a fire separation. 233 and. %ublic Corridor (e.y th#s -art or as &erm#tted . #s &erm#tted to .4.e &ro$#ded (or a service space re(erred to #n /entence 3. or 2##3 to an e5ter#or &assageway.!. u&on o&erat#on. 2a3 the area #s more than 200 m2. 829 +( a &od#um.2.$r$tions 819 65ce&t as otherw#se re:u#red .3. no fire-resistance rating #s re:u#red (or a fire separation . &'at(orm or conta#ned o&en s&ace. 8!9 +( a storey #s sprin#lered.263 and )'ause 3.1.2132d3.etween a public corridor and the rema#nder o( the storey sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.5.e #nsta''ed #n a corr#dor ser$#ng as an access to e"it. used or #ntended (or an occupant load more than 60.4.2.etween a public corridor and.3. 2#3 #nto a public corridor.3 the tra$e' d#stance measured (rom any &o#nt #n the service space to a &o#nt o( egress #s more than 21 m.y th#s /ect#on and .1.3 a room or suite &ro$#ded the public corridor com&'#es w#th /entence 3.6.4.e &ro$#ded w#th at 'east two means of egress.e &oss#.e'ow the roo(. the rema#nder o( a storey &ro$#ded the tra$e' d#stance (rom any &art o( the floor area to an e"it #s not more than 41 m. 8=9 65ce&t as re:u#red . 879 .y sta#rways or (#5ed 'adders.!.4.9.'e to go #n o&&os#te d#rect#ons to each o( two se&arate e"its. at the &o#nt where a doorway re(erred to #n /entence 2 3 o&ens onto a public corridor or e5ter#or &assageway. each suite #n a floor area that conta#ns more than one suite sha'' ha$e.1.e &ro$#ded .e e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3. .3 a doorway. )e$ns o/ Egress 819 Access to e"it w#th#n floor areas sha'' con(orm to /u.4.e &ro$#ded (rom e$ery roo( that #s #ntended (or occu&ancy.y /entences 3. 2a3 at the roo( 'e$e'.1.2.he s&r#n7'er system #n /entences 233 and 243 sha'' .1. !.3 on the storey #mmed#ate'y .4.1.y /entence 3.3.y a fire separation that has a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red . or 2.2.293 #(. #t sha'' .sect#on 3. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . to 3.2. 859 Bo fire separation #s re:u#red #n a sprin#lered floor area .etween a public corridor and the rema#nder o( the storey &ro$#ded the corr#dor does not ser$e a care. !.3. &ro$#ded the s&ace and the public corridor are se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the storey .1.sect#on.223. and (rom e$ery &od#um.

3.3.y %rt#c'e 3. 1. 2.819 65ce&t (or dwelling units. (or dwelling units.A. #( the other doorway .*. Egress in (. 2#3 the tra$e' d#stance to an egress doorway #s more than 21 m.1.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( /entences 3.3.'e 3. 4. "#$#s#on 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea o( Room or Suite. . T$ble !. 2. T$ble !.rinAlered +loor Are$ Form#ng -art o( /entences 3. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 s'ee&#ng rooms other than s'ee&#ng rooms 4rou& ) 4rou& " 4rou& 6 4rou& F. m2 200 100 100 200 110213 300 200 200 300 Botes to T$ble !. or 2e3 where the area o( the room #s more than 100 m2 and #t #s a hazardous classroom #n e'ementary or secondary schoo'.y /entence 213. 3.'e to the occu&ants due to a (#re that or#g#nates #n the room or suite. 6.3. sha'' .etween the nearest re:u#red egress doors..a. 2a3 whose area #s more than 11 m2 and #s used (or. they sha'' .1. 213 %olumn & .1. #s more than the $a'ue #n . sha'' ha$e two egress (ac#'#t#es &'aced #n such a manner that one (ac#'#ty cou'd &ro$#de egress 141 . m 11 21213 21 21 21 21 Botes to T$ble !. 829 8here two egress doorways are re:u#red . 2#3 a high hazard industrial occupancy.B.!.4.1.2.B.e ser$ed.3.!.1.3 #ntended (or an occupant load more than 60. or 2##3 the area o( the room or suite #s more than the $a'ue #n .1.%. 213 %olumn & . . or 2##3 a hazardous room.3. 2. "#$#s#on 1 4rou& *.2.1.3.4.e &ro$#ded (or e$ery room and e$ery suite.1.%. 2#3 the area o( a room or suite #s more than the $a'ue #n ..4.!. or 2##3 the tra$e' d#stance w#th#n the room or suite to the nearest egress doorway.a.1.1.'e 3.& /ee %rt#c'e 3.!.A.7. 6.e &'aced at a d#stance (rom one another e:ua' to or greater than one-th#rd o( the ma5#mum o$era'' d#agona' d#mens#on o( the room or suite to .1. 4.'e 3.7. "#$#s#on 2 4rou& F.ecomes #naccess#. e$ery mezzanine that #s not re:u#red to term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation #n %rt#c'e 3. not (. .3. "#$#s#on 2 4rou& F. "#$#s#on 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum %rea o( Room or Suite.1.213 and 233 +tem 1.& /ee %rt#c'e 3. measured as the shortest d#stance that smo7e wou'd ha$e to tra$e' ..7.1.213 and 233 +tem 1. 2d3 #n a floor area that #s sprin#lered and does not conta#n a high hazard industrial occupancy #(.a.1. 2c3 #n a floor area that #s not sprin#lered #(.4.3. a m#n#mum o( two egress doorways 'ocated so that one doorway cou'd &ro$#de egress (rom the room or suite as re:u#red .ccupancy o( Room or Suite 4rou& % 4rou& *.1. 3..7.ccupancy o( Room or Suite 4rou& % 4rou& ) 4rou& " 4rou& 6 4rou& F. 1. (or dwelling units. Egress in +loor Are$. 8!9 65ce&t (or a mezzanine w#th#n a dwelling unit. m2 110 110213 200 200 200 200 )o'umn 3 <a5#mum "#stance to 6gress "oorway.

y fire separations con(orm#ng to /entences 243 to 263 so that.1.2332. 146 .%. or 2##3 the tra$e' d#stance to an egress doorway or an egress (ac#'#ty #s more than the $a'ue #n . 2a3 .e'ow the first storey that has a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha''.e ser$ed .3 #s &ro$#ded (or each suite.%.1.y /u.3 #( the room or suite #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated #s re:u#red to ha$e more than one egress doorway.e accommodated #n each Cone. e5ce&t (or suites on the storey conta#n#ng the barrier-free entrance descr#.1.2. or 2..y an e'e$ator. e$ery floor area a. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.e weatherstr#&&ed or otherw#se des#gned and #nsta''ed to retard the &assage o( smo7e.e 'ess than 1 h .y $o'ume o( contam#nated a#r (rom a (#re ('oor dur#ng a &er#od o( 2 h a(ter the start o( a (#re. assum#ng an outdoor tem&erature e:ua' to the January des#gn tem&erature on a 2. 8<9 % door act#ng as a closure #n a fire separation re(erred to #n )'ause 2132.'e 3. or 2d3 #n a floor area that #s sprin#lered #(.#'#t#es can ..1.1..1.1. and 2###3 a . !.4. %rotection on +loor Are$s 2it0 $ B$rrier:+ree %$t0 o/ Tr$1el 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233. 8!9 .o$e the floor area.a'cony con(orm#ng to /entence 2. #( there #s no ('oor assem.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separations re(erred to #n )'ause 2132.*.1. an egress (ac#'#ty (rom the mezzanine sha'' not 'ead #nto the enc'osed s&ace. 829 +n residential occupancies. #s &erm#tted to .2.e 'ess than 1 h (or.243.(rom the mezzanine #( the other (ac#'#ty . the tra$e' d#stance #s measured (rom any &o#nt on the mezzanine to that doorway.!.<. room or suite #s c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& F. 879 65ce&t (or a mezzanine wh#ch #s not cons#dered as a storey #n ca'cu'at#ng building height #n /entence 3.!.'e 3. 2#3 con(orm#ng to /entences 3.4.ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red . "#$#s#on 1. >)'#mat#c and /e#sm#c "ata?.arrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s &ro$#ded to an e"it. 2a3 the ('oor assem.1. or 2##3 the area o( the mezzanine #s more than the $a'ue #n ..1.1. 879 . !. 2#3 &ersons w#th &hys#ca' d#sa. where the s&ace .1F .'y a.e'ow a mezzanine #s enc'osed.243 to 263.a.6.e d#$#ded #nto at 'east two Cones . the re:u#rements o( /entence 213 are wa#$ed #( a . Tr$1el #ist$nce 819 +( more than one egress doorway #s re:u#red (rom a room or suite re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3. 2##3 &rotected aga#nst (#re #n con(ormance w#th )'ause 3.3 sha'' . or 2. 859 For the &ur&ose o( )'auses 2332c3 and 2d3.3. or 2.y /entence 213.3.2.3 sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. the fire separations re(erred to #n )'ause 2132.1.o$e or .3 #s &erm#tted to .3.e not more than the $a'ue (or tra$e' d#stance &erm#tted .3.3 or 2c3. 2c3 #n a floor area that #s not sprin#lered #(.1.sect#on 3.'y a.'e 3. &rotected aga#nst smo7e mo$ement so that the ho#stway w#'' not conta#n more than 1F .1.o$e.1.e'ow the floor area. 2#3 the tra$e' d#stance to an egress doorway or an egress (ac#'#ty #s more than 21 m.a.'e to the occu&ants o( the mezzanine due to a (#re that m#ght or#g#nate #n the room or suite #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated. 2c3 and 2(3 (or e"its. 2.as#s determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-1.2.3 . .a.he re:u#rements o( /entences 213 and 223 are wa#$ed when the building #s sprin#lered. 2#3 the area o( a mezzanine #s more than the $a'ue #n . 2a3 where the occupancy o( the mezzanine.1. 2##3 the tra$e' d#stance (rom any &o#nt #n one Cone to a doorway 'ead#ng to another Cone sha'' . 2.2132a3.3.ecomes #naccess#.2.3 the ('oor assem..'y . the tra$e' d#stance w#th#n the room or suite to the nearest egress doorway sha'' not e5ceed the ma5#mum tra$e' d#stances s&ec#(#ed #n )'auses 3.1.2.213 (or the occupancy c'ass#(#cat#on o( the Cone. and 2###3 #n a building o$er 3 storeys #n building height. the tra$e' d#stance #s measured (rom any &o#nt on the mezzanine to the nearest egress (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng (rom the mezzanine.2. 2a3 #( the room or suite #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated #s &erm#tted to ha$e one egress doorway.y /entence 3.6.3 where the mezzanine #s #ntended (or an occupant load o( more than 60 &ersons.ed #n %rt#c'e 3.

e used . 2a3 the dead end corr#dor. . 2.4. "#$#s#on 2 or "#$#s#on 3 occupancy.etween the o.263.structed w#dth not 'ess than 3 m at a'' t#mes ad0acent and &ara''e' to a'' rooms and suites that (ront onto the public corridor. 2.9 % . 2a3 an e"it &assageway.y the &u. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red .4. a dead end public corridor #s &erm#tted &ro$#ded #t #s not more than 6 m 'ong.223 and 233. or 2#$3 w#'' not . 81>9 "ead end corr#dors #n /entence 293 sha'' conta#n no door o&en#ngs to service rooms conta#n#ng (ue'-(#red appliances or rooms that may .3 a public corridor. 8119 % dead end public corridor #s &erm#tted #n a business and personal services occupancy where.!. and 2. 2c3 a corr#dor used .'#c.e 1 100 mm.3.4.3 corr#dor ser$#ng c'assrooms. a dead end corr#dor sha'' con(orm to /entences 2 3 to 2143.y /entence 223 sha''. 2d3 a corr#dor ser$#ng c'assrooms. Ee$droom Cle$r$nce 819 65ce&t w#th#n the floor area o( a storage garage. 2#3 ser$es an occupant load o( not more than 30 &ersons.3. and 2c3 corr#dor #n a 4rou& *. the m#n#mum uno.2.9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3.he hor#Conta' &ro0ect#on o( an o. e5ce&t (or corr#dors ser$ed .o$e the wa'7#ng sur(ace more than 13 mm. 2a3 the occupancy sha'' . !.'#c.e used . or 2e3 a corr#dor ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms #n a 4rou& *.structed w#dth o( the corr#dor to 'ess than #ts re:u#red w#dth.he m#n#mum w#dth o( a public corridor sha'' . 859 .y the &u.a'cony.2132d3 conta#ns an occupancy. 2. 8<9 +( a public corridor con(orm#ng to )'ause 3. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2##3 #s not more than 9 m 'ong. 2a3 corr#dor used .3 ha$e no &ro0ect#on a.y /entence 243.3.1 m dee& (rom the outs#de (ace o( the e5ter#or wa'' to the #ns#de edge o( the .structed w#dth sha'' .1.8.e more than 100 mm &ro$#ded the c'earance .e 'ocated so that (or &edestr#an tra$e' there #s an uno. 2a3 .#ned area o( a'' occupancies #n the public corridor sha'' . Corridors 819 .y a s#ng'e e"it as descr#.=.3.struct#on re(erred to #n /entence 233 #s &erm#tted to . 879 +( a corr#dor conta#ns an occupancy. and 2d3 &ro$#de not 'ess than 0.e not more than 11F o( the area o( the public corridor. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy where the corr#dor.struct#on and the ('oor #s 'ess than 6 0 mm.3.ed #n /entence 3.3.1 m2 (or each occu&ant o( the suite.213.#'#ty tra$e'#ng ad0acent to the wa''s #n.y non-am.e 1 100 mm (or e$ery.3.y non-am.3.!. (or e"its.1. 2##3 ser$es an adm#n#strat#$e area.u'atory res#dents. 899 +n a residential occupancy.4. 2#3 ser$es a service room. 8=9 % dead end corr#dor #s &erm#tted #n an assembly occupancy where there #s a second and se&arate egress doorway (rom each room or suite not 'ead#ng #nto a dead end corr#dor.1.9. o. 2###3 w#'' not .u'atory out&at#ents. and 14.a'cony re:u#red . 8.e &ro$#ded w#th a door way ha$#ng a c'ear w#dth o( not 'ess that 00 mm when the door #s #n the o&en &os#t#on.e not 'ess than 1.struct#ons 'ocated w#th#n 1 9 0 mm o( the ('oor sha'' not &ro0ect more than 100 mm hor#Conta''y #n a manner that wou'd create a haCard (or a &erson w#th a $#sua' d#sa. !. the occupancy sha'' not reduce the uno.3 the com. 2c3 .e cons#dered a haCard.1. the m#n#mum headroom c'earance #n e$ery access to e"it sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.y /entences 3.

1..y %rt#c'e 3.2###3 #s &ro$#ded w#th doors ha$#ng se'(-c'os#ng de$#ces. 8159 % dead end corr#dor #s &erm#tted #n a high hazard industrial occupancy where there #s a second and se&arate egress doorway (rom each room or suite not 'ead#ng #nto a dead end corr#dor.1. s'#d#ng doors used #n an access to e"it need not con(orm to /entence 213 and %rt#c'e 3. a door that o&ens #nto a corr#dor or other (ac#'#ty &ro$#d#ng access to e"it (rom a suite. "#$#s#on 1 occupancy.y %rt#c'e 3. 2##3 #s not more than 9 m 'ong. !.11. 8!9 <o$a.1. and 2.y means o( a 'a. or a room not 'ocated w#th#n a suite.e &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act. (liding #oors 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .3 there #s a second and se&arate egress doorway (rom each room or suite not 'ead#ng #nto a dead end corr#dor.!.11. sha''.!.3.1.3.3 . 2#3 ser$es an occupant load o( not more than 30 &ersons.ed #n %rt#c'e 3. a s'#d#ng door &ro$#ded #n the 'ocat#ons descr#.1. #oor (2ing 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e' or deca' a((#5ed to #t.10. !. or 2. 859 +( a &a#r o( doors #s #nsta''ed #n a corr#dor that &ro$#des access to e"it #n . 2##3 #s not more than 9 m 'ong. 2a3 the dead end corr#dor. 8129 % dead end corr#dor #s &erm#tted #n a mercantile occupancy where.10. #oors $nd #oor E$rd2$re 14 . and 2###3 #s &ro$#ded w#th doors ha$#ng se'(-c'os#ng de$#ces.12. 2c3 a hazardous classroom #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. or 2. 2a3 the dead end corr#dor.e #dent#(#ed as a sw#ng#ng door . or 2d3 a 4rou& *. 2a3 .!.1.3.3 a high hazard industrial occupancy.3 a high hazard industrial occupancy.y /entence 223.3. and 2###3 #s &ro$#ded w#th doors ha$#ng se'(-c'os#ng de$#ces.1..3. or 2c3 a hazardous classroom #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. the doors sha'' sw#ng #n o&&os#te d#rect#ons. 2#3 ser$es an occupant load o( not more than 30 &ersons.y th#s /ect#on. a door that o&ens #nto a corr#dor or other (ac#'#ty &ro$#d#ng access to e"it (rom a room or suite sha'' sw#ng #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it #( the room or suite #s used or #ntended (or. 81!9 % dead end corr#dor #s &erm#tted #n a low or medium hazard industrial occupancy where. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy.11.1. 2a3 an occupant load more than 60. 2.1>.e des#gned and #nsta''ed to sw#ng on the $ert#ca' a5#s #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it when &ressure #s a&&'#ed. &22B. 2a3 an occupant load more than 60. or 2. 2. 8179 65ce&t as otherw#se re:u#red . or #n an impeded egress zone #n other occupancies. !.3 there #s a second and se&arate egress doorway (rom each room or suite not 'ead#ng #nto a dead end corr#dor. a#s'es sha'' . 8!9 6$ery door that d#$#des a corr#dor that #s not who''y conta#ned w#th#n a suite sha'' sw#ng on a $ert#ca' a5#s #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it where the corr#dor &ro$#des access to e"it (or. sha'' sw#ng on a $ert#ca' a5#s.10.oth d#rect#ons. w#th the door on the r#ght hand s#de sw#ng#ng #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it.'e partitions used to se&arate a public corridor (rom an ad0acent business and personal services occupancy or a mercantile occupancy need not con(orm to /entence 213 and /entences 3. 829 +n a 4rou& *.3 there #s a second and se&arate egress doorway (rom each room or suite not 'ead#ng #nto a dead end corr#dor.213 and 223 &ro$#ded the partitions are not 'ocated #n the on'y means of egress.

2a3 treads w#th.3. e5ce&t that th#s re:u#rement does not a&&'y to a door ser$#ng a contained use area. Cur1ed or (.4. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e e:u#&&ed w#th an e'ectromagnet#c 'oc7#ng de$#ce con(orm#ng to /entence 3.3.y a 7ey (rom .6.4. 899 Loc7#ng de$#ces &erm#tted .3 or 2 3. 8. 2. re:u#r#ng a 'atch re'ease de$#ce . or 2c3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 2113. 81>9 % door #n an access to e"it #s &erm#tted to .e &ro$#ded w#th add#t#ona' de$#ces that re:u#re a re'eas#ng o&erat#on add#t#ona' to the ma#n door re'ease hardware. door re'ease hardware sha'' .3.'e o( manua' re'ease . and 3. and 2. 2#3 a m#n#mum run not 'ess than 110 mm.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. "#$#s#on 1 occupancy.2. 2a3 &ro$#de a c'ear o&en#ng o( not 'ess than 00 mm #( there #s on'y one door 'ea(. .6.2..16. E?terior %$ss$ge2$3s 819 %n e5ter#or &assageway 'ead#ng to a re:u#red e"it sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /ect#on 3.y /entence 223.e o&era. and 2c3 not o&en onto a ste&.4.15.e re'eased e#ther 'oca''y or remote'y #n con(ormance w#th /entence 2.4.!.4. guard.!.y %rt#c'e 3. a door that o&ens #nto or #s 'ocated w#th#n a public corridor or other (ac#'#ty that &ro$#des access to e"it (rom a suite sha''. and 2.e #nsta''ed not more than 1 200 mm a.819 65ce&t as re:u#red . !.e.3.4.s $nd (t$ir2$3s 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .17. !.y secur#ty &ersonne'.6. s&ec#a' de$#ces or s&ec#a'#Ced 7now'edge o( the door o&en#ng mechan#sm.e read#'y o&ena.3 ca&a.4.9 Loca' 'oc7#ng de$#ces &erm#tted .3.3 #n a doorway w#th mu't#&'e 'ea$es.1!.1.4..3 #n industrial occupancies. 8=9 )ontro's (or the remote re'ease o( door 'oc7#ng de$#ces &erm#tted .e o&ena.1.1<. e5ce&t that th#s &erm#ss#on does not a&&'y to a door.2.1. or an impeded egress zone.e o&era.1. (a) to serve service rooms and service spaces. 2a3 #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. &ro$#ded the de$#ces are read#'y o&era.oth s#des o( the door. and /u.243. R$m.'e .3 and %rt#c'es 3. to 3.1.'e to secur#ty &ersonne'.!.3. &ro$#ded the 'oc7#ng de$#ces con(orm to /entence 263. 2a3 des#gned to o&erate on emergency &ower. !.ir$l (t$irs 819 % cur$ed or s&#ra' sta#r #s &erm#tted #n a sta#rway not re:u#red as an e"it &ro$#ded the sta#r has. 8119 % door #n an access to e"it #n a gaming premise #s &erm#tted to .e e:u#&&ed w#th an e'ectromagnet#c 'oc7#ng de$#ce con(orm#ng to /entences 3.3.y %rt#c'e 3. 2. and 2..e 'ocated #n an area read#'y a$a#'a.!.'e #n tra$e''#ng to an e"it w#thout re:u#r#ng 7eys. (or e5ter#or e"it &assageways. s&ec#a' de$#ces or s&ec#a'#Ced 7now'edge. 879 "oor re'ease hardware sha'' . 8<9 % door #n a means of egress ser$#ng a contained use area or an impeded egress zone #s &erm#tted to .3 a door 'ead#ng (rom a 4rou& F.y one hand and the door sha'' . %rt#c'e 3.y /entence 263 sha'' .6.223.243 and 2.'e w#th not more than one re'eas#ng o&erat#on. 829 % door #n an access to e"it sha'' .. and 2##3 an a$erage run not 'ess than 200 mm.y /entence 263 sha'' .3 r#sers #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.4.6.1.y /entence 243.2.'e (rom the #ns#de w#thout the use o( 7eys.y /entence 263 that are e'ectr#ca''y o&erated sha'' . C$.9.$cit3 o/ Access to E?its 149 .6. 859 %n egress door (rom an #nd#$#dua' dwelling unit or (rom a suite o( residential occupancy #s &erm#tted to .16.4. handra#' and s'#&-res#stance re:u#rements (or e"it ram&s and sta#rways o( /entence 3. !. ha$e the act#$e 'ea( &ro$#d#ng a c'ear o&en#ng o( not 'ess than 00 mm.'e .3.e e:u#&&ed w#th 'oc7#ng de$#ces that can . 829 Ram&s and sta#rways that do not con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /entence 213 and are #ntended on'y (or occas#ona' use (or ser$#c#ng e:u#&ment and mach#nery are &erm#tted. ram&s and sta#rways that do not ser$e as e"its sha'' con(orm to the d#mens#ona'.sect#on 3.

1-<.#ng.0 mm h#gh sha'' . !.arr#ers or ra#'#ngs. o&en#ngs through any guard that #s re:u#red . mezzanine.4. &ro$#ded the partitions are su#ta.e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs that e5ceed these '#m#ts do not re&resent a haCard. cou'd . 2a3 w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 100 mm. ('oor &#ts #n repair garages and 'oad#ng doc7s.ased on not 'ess than 6.y a .e o( a s#Ce wh#ch w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 200 mm un'ess #t can . 859 /'#d#ng g'ass partitions that se&arate a public corridor (rom an ad0acent occupancy and that are #ntended to .o$e the ('oor.e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs that e5ceed th#s '#m#t do not re&resent a haCard.3.ased on not 'ess than 1 .er.0 mm a.em&ered or Lam#nated /a(ety 4'ass?.e m#sta7en as a means of egress sha'' .e o( a s#Ce that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 100 mm un'ess #t can . .3 w#red g'ass con(orm#ng to )%B!)4/*-12.e . a guard sha'' .2.e &ro$#ded. 8<9 /entence 213 does not a&&'y at the (ront edges o( stages. and 2c3 at each ra#sed ('oor.'e and des#gned to w#thstand the 'atera' des#gn 'oads (or .1.0 mm a.ased on the occupant load o( the &ort#on o( the floor area ser$ed.y attach#ng non-trans&arent hardware.213 to 233.e . 2a3 around each roo( to wh#ch access #s &ro$#ded (or other than ma#ntenance.4.1 mm &er &erson. !.e . 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'#c area that e5tends to 'ess than 1 0.etween 140 mm and 900 mm a.'e . Gu$rds 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263 and %rt#c'es 3.1. that are 'ess than 1 0.e m#sta7en (or doors.e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs do not &resent a haCard.'#c areas. 879 .e constructed o(.e non-o&ena.y /entence 243. . 2. attachment or o&en#ng 'ocated .3 at o&en#ngs #nto smo7e sha(ts re(erred to #n /u. . doorways. and 3.o$e the ('oor.2. or the w#ndow sha'' .0 mm a.y /entence 213 and that ser$es a building o( other than industrial occupancy.3.a'cony.y /entence 213 sha'' . 829 % g'ass door sha'' .e des#gned and constructed so that the e5#stence and &os#t#on o( the door #s read#'y a&&arent.1. >. the re:u#red w#dth o( corr#dors. sha'' .e made #naccess#.19.'y mar7ed to #nd#cate the#r e5#stence and &os#t#on. or 2. w#th#n or at the entrances to dwelling units and #n &u.o$e the ('oor and #s 'ocated a.e . and corr#dors sha'' . 879 @n'ess #t can .o$e the second storey #n a building o( residential occupancy. sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 9. sha'' .e o&en dur#ng norma' wor7#ng hours need not con(orm to /entences 213 and 233..arr#er or ra#'#ng (rom the ('oor to not 'ess than 1 0.14. E?0$ust 'entil$tion 110 .2 mm 859 +n an access to e"it (rom a floor area used or #ntended to . "#$#s#on 2 or "#$#s#on 3 occupancy. !.e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs that e5ceed th#s '#m#t do not re&resent a haCard.$rent #oors $nd %$nels 819 65ce&t (or dwelling units and as &erm#tted . and ram&s sha'' . 2a3 'am#nated or tem&ered sa(ety g'ass con(orm#ng to )%B!)4/*-12. 879 4'ass #n doors and g'ass s#de'#ghts that cou'd . 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233 and /entence 3. . doorways.y /entence 243..y /entence 213 and that #s #nsta''ed #n a building o( industrial occupancy sha'' . and at other 'ocat#ons where the d#((erence #n 'e$e' #s more than 600 mm.e used (or &at#ents or res#dents #n a 4rou& *.1=.a'cony guards re:u#red .y .243.3..1.y %rt#c'e 4.3. 829 +n an access to e"it the re:u#red w#dth o( ram&s w#th a s'o&e not more than 1 #n .2. ga''ery.ecause o( the#r &hys#ca' con(#gurat#on or des#gn.1. 859 O&en#ngs through any guard that #s not re:u#red .4.e o( a s#Ce that.!.o$e the 'e$e' &rotected .ars or other &ermanent (#5tures to #t. #nter#or or e5ter#or $eh#cu'ar ram&.sect#on 3.1. sha'' .3 w#'' &erm#t the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 200 mm un'ess #t can .!. or 2.11-<. . 8!9 +n an access to e"it the re:u#red w#dth o( a ram& w#th a s'o&e more than 1 #n &er &erson.he ca&ac#ty o( an access to e"it sha'' .e des#gned so that no mem.819 .1. trans&arent &ane's used #n an access to e"it that.2. Tr$ns.ased on not 'ess than 9. a g'ass or trans&arent door sha'' .e &rotected .6.he ca&ac#ty o( sta#rs #n an access to e"it sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements (or sta#rs #n /entences 3.y the guard w#'' (ac#'#tate c'#m.6. a guard not 'ess than 1 0.!..4 mm &er &erson. 8<9 % w#ndow #n a &u. . 8!9 O&en#ngs through any guard that #s re:u#red . >8#red /a(ety 4'ass?.

!.y an automat#c (#re e5t#ngu#sh#ng system.1.e'ow the floor area.y /u.$ces 819 +''um#nated s#gns con(orm#ng to /entence 3.sect#on a&&'#es to assembly occupancies and to outdoor &'aces o( assem.!.e 'ess than 1 h (or. (igns in (er1ice (.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2. access#. 2a3 the ('oor assem. $a&our or other #m&ur#t#es or contam#nants ha$e the &otent#a' to create a (#re or e5&'os#on haCard.!.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .e 'ess than 1 h (or. 829 .2.10 mm un'ess an uno.sect#on 3.e 'ess than 1 h (or.'y.1. !. 8!9 .o$e.'e (rom.2.1.o$e the floor area.!. #n a building o( residential occupancy.e 'ess than 1 h .2.4.structed means of egress. sha'' .!.y /entence 223.stances or cond#t#ons that ha$e the &otent#a' to create an e5&'os#on haCard are &resent as a resu't o( the &r#nc#&a' use o( a building.e not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red .$r$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . the seat#ng area o( a 4rou& %. +ire (e.1.y /u. #( there #s no ('oor assem.'y a.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .he fire separation re:u#red . !.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . or 2.e &erm#tted #n any occupancy that wou'd restr#ct the w#dth o( a norma' means of egress (rom any &art o( a floor area to 'ess than .3 &rotected .e &ro$#ded (or a s&ace #n wh#ch su. #s &erm#tted to .y /entence 213 #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating #( the floor area #n wh#ch the room or s&ace #s 'ocated #s sprin#lered. 2a3 the ('oor assem.2.223 or 2.22.e'ow the floor area.sect#on 3.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to .'e (rom the o. 6elding $nd Cutting 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.e not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red .1. *$nitorsG Rooms 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 8!9 .1.'y a.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red . 829 . or 111 .e 819 .he fire separation re:u#red .e &ro$#ded to #nd#cate the d#rect#on to egress &o#nts #n a service space re(erred to #n /entence 3.1. gases. or 2.1. !. #( there #s no ('oor assem.'y a. or 2.2.!.y /entence 213 #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating #( the floor area #n wh#ch the 'aundry room #s 'ocated #s sprin#lered.y /entences 223 and 233. we'd#ng and cutt#ng o&erat#ons sha'' .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h #( the occupant load #n the seat#ng area e5ceeds 200. Common L$undr3 Rooms 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .'y . a 'aundry room #n a floor area that #s not w#th#n a dwelling unit sha'' . 2a3 the ('oor assem.293. "#$#s#on 1 occupancy sha'' .o$e.819 %n e5haust $ent#'at#on system des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements o( -art 6 sha'' . (co. !.2.'y .2. 829 . #s &erm#tted to . 829 /entence 213 does not a&&'y to an industrial occupancy where the we'd#ng and cutt#ng o&erat#ons do not &resent a (#re or e5&'os#on haCard to ad0acent areas. #s &erm#tted to .3 sha'' .'y a.1.$nc3 !.2.e se&arated (rom ad0acent occupancies #n the floor area . (umes. !.2.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.25.2>.2!.2.structed a'ternat#$e means of egress #s &ro$#ded ad0acent to. Obstructions 819 Bo o.y /u. !. !.3 the ('oor assem.e &ro$#ded #n a building or &art o( a building #n wh#ch dust.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fireresistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e 'ocated #n a room. 2a3 se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .h#s /u.o$e the floor area.2. and &'a#n'y $#s#.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red .y /entences 223 and 233.21.!.o$e the floor area.sect#on 3.2.3 the ('oor assem.!. $ents or other &rotect#$e measures con(orm#ng to /u.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red . Assembl3 Occu.ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red .1.'y a. a room or s&ace w#th#n a floor area (or the storage o( 0an#tor#a' su&&'#es sha'' . 829 65&'os#on re'#e( de$#ces.sect#on 6.struct#on sha'' .

#( there #s a grou& o( hazardous classrooms or a grou& o( hazardous classrooms and anc#''ary rooms o( a com&'ementary use.3 the ('oor assem. 2a3 2 h where the building #s not sprin#lered.3 30 m#n where the building #s sprin#lered. or 2.2. and 2c3 each row conta#ns not more than 100 seats. 2a3 1 h where the building #s not sprin#lered. where the seats are ser$ed .y the (orce o( gra$#ty to the stored &os#t#on. 2.y a fire-separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than. 2a3 2 h.etween &'um.3. where the occupant load o( a room e5ceeds 200 &ersons.3 each doorway re(erred to #n )'ause 2a3 ser$es not more than three rows o( seats.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .ac7.3.'e s&ace e5#sts under t#ers o( seats #n arena ty&e buildings. 2.e measured #n the stored &os#t#on &ro$#ded. the room and any anc#''ary rooms o( a com&'ementary use sha'' . +i?ed (e$ts 819 65ce&t (or the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.3.10. 829 For (#5ed seats w#th . a hazardous classroom conta#n#ng an auto re&a#r sho& sha'' .9.!.ut the fire separation #s re:u#red . '#nes (rom the . or 2. 2a3 1 h where the building #s not sprin#lered. 879 .y )'ause 2132c3 sha'' .y a fire-separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than. !.'et arms. #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. 112 .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than..y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than. and 2c3 arranged #n rows ha$#ng an uno. a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n sha'' . the fire separation re:u#red .etween any seat and the nearest a#s'e.e 'ocated so that there are not more than se$en seats w#th . or 2.'y . and 3. 2a3 egress doorways are &ro$#ded to ser$e .ac7s . when ra#sed manua''y to a $ert#ca' &os#t#on.ench-ty&e seats and e5ce&t as re:u#red or &erm#tted .he re:u#rements o( /entence 233 do not a&&'y #(. &'at(orm or &'at(orm r#ser.e 'ocated w#th#n the fire compartment re:u#red #n /entence 2 3.y /entences 243 and 213. #( there #s no ('oor assem.'et arm.9 +n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'.ac7s o( the seats #n one row and the edges o( the (urthest (orward &ro0ect#on o( the seats #n the ne5t row #n the unoccu&#ed &os#t#on.3 &ro$#ded w#th arms and .he re:u#rements o( /entence 233 do not a&&'y #(.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .etween any seat and the nearest a#s'e. #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. (or .2. 2a3 there are not more than se$en seats ..e &ro$#ded w#th#n the grou& . 8!9 +( usa.3 30 m#n where the building #s sprin#lered.'y sha'' . (a''s .ac7s or 20 seats w#thout .etween the grou& and the rema#nder o( the building. (#5ed seats #n &'aces o( assem.e sprin#lered.!.3 1 h where the s&ray &a#nt#ng o&erat#on #s se&arated (rom the c'assroom .y /entence 223 and %rt#c'es 3. a#s'es sha'' .'y a. 8=9 65ce&t as re:u#red #n /entence 293. the $a'ue o( 400 mm re:u#red .e'ow the floor area.etween any seat and the nearest a#s'e.'et arms are #n the use &os#t#on. a hazardous classroom sha'' . 879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263. 2a3 attached or secured to the ('oor. 2.ac7s and w#th (o'd#ng ta.etween the s&ace and the seats or the s&ace sha'' .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .e measured when the ta.structed &assage not 'ess than 400 mm w#de measured hor#Conta''y .3 1 h where the building #s sprin#lered.3 the seats are 'ocated #n a 'ecture ha'' or an aud#tor#um used (or #nstruct#ona' &ur&oses.. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e &ro$#ded .y /entence 243 or 213 need not . a hazardous classroom conta#n#ng a s&ray &a#nt#ng o&erat#on sha'' .2. and 2c3 the ta.3.2.y a fire-separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.oth ends o( rows o( seats.y a s#ng'e a#s'e.2. 8<9 +n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red #n /entences 213 to 2. or 2. 8.e. #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'.o$e. 859 . .ut #s &erm#tted to . 899 % 7#tchen sha'' not . 2a3 there are not more than se$en seats .

8119 .he w#dth o( an egress doorway or an e"it 'ead#ng d#rect'y (rom the seat#ng area sha'' .3 do not a&&'y #(.4. 3. 8!9 %n a#s'e sha'' term#nate at.e #ncreased . 8<9 /eat#ng arrangements that do not con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /entences 233 to 213 are &erm#tted &ro$#ded the standard o( sa(ety #s not reduced and the t#me re:u#red (or egress #s not #ncreased. 8<9 . 2a3 the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( an a#s'e #s #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.y /entence 213 sha'' .e not 'ess than the re:u#red w#dth o( the w#dest a#s'e &'us 10F o( the tota' re:u#red w#dth o( the rema#n#ng a#s'es that #t ser$es.. 2a3 an egress doorway re(erred to #n )'ause 21132a3.9. 8.3.e &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th /entences 223 to 22.'eacher seats. where the seats are ser$ed .2.'y that conta#n (#5ed seats. 2a3 a con$erg#ng a#s'e.ut #s not 'ess than 900 mm #( ser$#ng seats on one s#de on'y.2. or 2c3 an e"it (rom the seat#ng area. 2c3 each row has an uno. 2a3 .10.he m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( a#s'es sha'' . 2c3 the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( a con$erg#ng a#s'e #s #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3. !.e measured at the &o#nt #n the a#s'e (urthest (rom.3 an e"it (rom the seat#ng area. 2d3 the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( an e"it 'ead#ng d#rect'y (rom the seat#ng area #s #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3. 879 . and 3.structed &assage w#th m#n#mum w#dth o( 400 mm &'us 6.oth s#des.3. 8=9 .e not 'ess than 1 100 mm .2.1 mm (or each add#t#ona' seat a.2. and 113 . .y 21 mm (or each metre o( 'ength o( the a#s'e measured #n the d#rect#on towards an e"it. 2. the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( an egress doorway 'ead#ng d#rect'y (rom the seat#ng area #s #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.2.he re:u#rements #n /entences 213 to 2103 and 21. 899 +( rows o( seats d#scharge d#rect'y #nto the con$erg#ng a#s'e.3.10 mm #( ser$#ng not more than 60 seats.e #ncreased .. or 2.e reduced to not 'ess than. 829 +n th#s /u.ut #s not 'ess than 1 200 mm #( ser$#ng seats on .e not 'ess than the re:u#red w#dth o( the w#dest a#s'e or con$erg#ng a#s'e &'us 10F o( the tota' re:u#red w#dth o( the rema#n#ng a#s'es and con$erg#ng a#s'es that #t ser$es. a#s'es 'ead#ng to egress doors or e"its sha'' .3.16. and 2..3. 2..y 21 mm (or each metre o( 'ength o( the a#s'e where the rows o( seats d#scharge #nto the a#s'e.3. 859 % con$erg#ng a#s'e sha'' term#nate at.16.1. . or 2c3 an e"it re(erred to #n /entence 2163.ut not 'ess than the re:u#red w#dth o( the a#s'e or the con$erg#ng a#s'e 'ead#ng to the doorway. . 2e3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n )'ause 2(3.y %rt#c'es.he w#dth o( a con$erg#ng a#s'e sha'' . Aisles 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .1.!.9 65ce&t (or an a#s'e ser$#ng .3 the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( an a#s'e #s #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.1.16.3 #n &'aces o( assem. the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth re:u#red .3 there are not more than 20 seats . and 2d3 the tra$e' d#stance #s not more than 41 m measured a'ong the &ath o( tra$e' (rom any seat to an e"it or to an egress doorway. e5ce&t that the w#dth #s &erm#tted to .he m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( each a#s'e sha'' .. where rows o( seats d#scharge #nto an a#s'e.16.3. .1.3 an e"it re(erred to #n )'ause 21132.o$e 16 seats #n the row.3 900 mm #( ser$#ng seats on one s#de on'y.sect#on. 2a3 an egress doorway (rom the seat#ng area. 81>9 .ut not 'ess than the w#dth o( the w#dest a#s'e 'ead#ng to the con$erg#ng a#s'e.etween any seat and the nearest a#s'e.y /entence 2 3 sha'' .5. the w#dth re:u#red .y two a#s'es. a con$erg#ng a#s'e #s an a#s'e #nto wh#ch the occu&ants o( two or more a#s'es con$erge #n tra$e''#ng to an e"it. 2.3.3 an egress doorway (rom the seat#ng area..

ut not more than 10 m 'ong #(.3.2.y a ste&&ed a#s'e sha'' . 81.3 the tra$e' d#stance #s not more than 21 m measured a'ong the &ath o( tra$e' (rom any seat to an e"it. the 'ength o( tra$e' .2.2.e not more than 41 m measured (rom the most remote &o#nt o( the a#s'e to. 2d3 each row ser$ed . #n the e$ent o( detect#on o( smo7e .y a smo#e detector #n the seat#ng area.9 /#de a#s'es sha'' . or 2.2 3. 2(3 the act#$at#on o( a fire detector or a s&r#n7'er head #n the seat#ng area w#''. 2e3 the act#$at#on o( a fire detector or a s&r#n7'er head #n the seat#ng area w#''. 2#3 cause the shutdown o( the &ro0ect#on system ser$#ng the seat#ng area.2. #nc'ud#ng a corr#dor ser$#ng any seat#ng area. #nc'ud#ng a corr#dor ser$#ng any seat#ng area. 2c3 at 'east one means of egress.y a fire separation #n accordance w#th /entences 3. 8129 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 2133 and 2143. 8179 8here a seat#ng area #s se&arated as re:u#red . 2a3 the seat#ng area #s se&arated (rom other seat#ng areas and ad0acent occupancies.4. and 2g3 the floor area #s sprin#lered. and 2h3 the floor area #s sprin#lered. #s through an e5ter#or e"it.1. sha'' .y the dead-end a#s'e has a m#n#mum uno.2(3 #( more than one $om#tary #s &ro$#ded.e se&arated . and 2##3 the m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( egress doorways (rom add#t#ona' $om#tor#es #s #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.3.etween rows o( seats ser$ed .2. 2#3 cause the shutdown o( the &ro0ect#on system ser$#ng the seat#ng area.1 mm (or each add#t#ona' seat a. . ..2. an e"it sta#rway or a corr#dor not conta#n#ng an occupancy. 2e3 the m#n#mum ce#'#ng he#ght a. com&r#s#ng not 'ess than 30 &er cent o( the re:u#red e"it ca&ac#ty.243.ut not more than 110 mm.213 and 223 or 3. a#r hand'#ng e:u#&ment #s act#$ated to e5tract a#r d#rect'y (rom the seat#ng area at the rate o( at 'east s#5 a#r changes &er hour. 81<9 8here a seat#ng area #s not re:u#red to . 81!9 "ead-end a#s'es are &erm#tted to .2 3.3. 2.3.o$e the seat#ng area #s 3 m.213 and 223.213 and 223 or 3.2.2. 8159 "ead-end a#s'es are &erm#tted to .o$e se$en seats #n a row.e 'e$e' at r#ght ang'es to the '#ne o( tra$e'.structed w#dth o( 400 mm &'us 6. 2a3 the seat#ng area #s se&arated (rom other seat#ng areas and ad0acent occupancies. .ut not more than 110 mm. the tra$e' d#stance sha'' .structed w#dth o( 400 mm &'us 6.1 mm (or each add#t#ona' seat a.e not more than 6 m 'ong.y a fire separation #n accordance w#th /entences 3. 2c3 at 'east one means of egress.2.ut not more than 13 m 'ong #(.o$e se$en seats #n a row. 2d3 each row ser$ed .e ste&&ed. 2(3 a $o#ce commun#cat#on system #s #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3. to an egress doorway or to an o&en#ng #nto a $om#tary. to an egress doorway or to an o&en#ng #nto a $om#tary.e ste&&ed.3.y a dead-end a#s'e has a m#n#mum uno.e not more than 41 m measured (rom the most remote &o#nt o( the a#s'e to an e"it. dead-end a#s'es sha'' .y /entences 3.16. .2.23. 82>9 .y /entences 3.3 the tra$e' d#stance #s not more than 21 m measured a'ong the &ath o( tra$e' (rom any seat to an e"it. and 2##3 turn on the norma' '#ght#ng #n the seat#ng area. com&r#s#ng not 'ess than 30 &er cent o( the re:u#red e"it ca&ac#ty.2.2.y any a#s'e sha'' . an e"it sta#rway or a corr#dor not conta#n#ng an occupancy. . #s through an e5ter#or e"it.3 an e"it 'ead#ng d#rect'y (rom the seat#ng area.he &assageway .3.e more than 10 m 'ong.3.213 and 223.3. 114 .2. and 2##3 turn on the norma' '#ght#ng #n the seat#ng area.3.2. . 2a3 an egress doorway #n the re:u#red se&arat#on. 2g3 a smo7e contro' system #s #nsta''ed to contro' mo$ement o( smo7e #n the seat#ng area or a smo7e e5haust system #s &ro$#ded so that. 2#3 the m#n#mum tota' c'ear w#dth o( the egress doorways 'ead#ng (rom one $om#tary #s not 'ess than the re:u#red w#dth o( the a#s'e or the con$erg#ng a#s'e 'ead#ng to the doorways. 81=9 %n a#s'e that has a s'o&e not more than 1 #n 8199 %n a#s'e that s'o&es more than 1 #n sha'' not .e more than 6 m 'ong. 2.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de #( seat#ng #s &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.

o$e the floor area. .<.e 'ess than 1 h (or.4.he centre-to-centre s&ac#ng .ench-ty&e seats w#thout arms are &ro$#ded.2. 829 .he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red . #s &erm#tted to .y more than 6 mm. .!.3 not more than 200 mm h#gh.3 ha$e a tread de&th not 'ess than 210 mm.2.etween the .7. and 2. !. a corr#dor used .e &ro$#ded ad0acent to the a#s'e.'y a. 2a3 the ('oor assem.ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red . 8229 Har#at#ons are &erm#tted #n r#ser he#ght &ro$#ded.6.e made a&&arent (rom .e.. or 2.he fire-resistance rating re:u#red .structed &'at(orm not 'ess than 00 mm s:uare sha'' .y /u. 2c3 e5tend to the ad0acent rows o( seats #n a manner that w#'' not create a haCard (rom tr#&&#ng. 8!9 .2.e e:u#&&ed w#th a de$#ce that w#'' re'ease the 'atch and a''ow the door to sw#ng w#de o&en when a (orce not more than that s&ec#(#ed #n /entence 3.2.. #( there #s no ('oor assem. 2a3 the he#ght o( ad0acent r#sers does not $ary . e5ce&t that a s'o&e not more than 1 #n 10 #s &erm#tted (or a &'at(orm that #s not 'ess than 430 mm dee& #n the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e'.3 the de&th o( a tread or a &'at(orm #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' #s not 'ess than 430 mm.3 the ('oor assem.y strateg#ca''y &'aced '#ght#ng or contrast#ng mar7#ng str#&es.1. and 2.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area .ench-ty&e seats sha'' .he 'ocat#on o( e$ery r#ser #n an a#s'e sha'' . 2#3 . Corridors 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . !.2.3.4. #oors 819 % door e:u#&&ed w#th a 'atch#ng mechan#sm #n an access to e"it (rom a room or suite o( assembly occupancy conta#n#ng an occupant load more than 100 sha'' . !. 8279 % &'at(orm #n an a#s'e sha'' .e not 'ess than .2. 8!9 % c'ear s&ace o( not 'ess than 300 mm sha'' .y /entences 223 to 243.2.e &ro$#ded .8219 .y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 2.ac7 o( each seat and the (ront o( the seat #mmed#ate'y . 82.e #nsta''ed #n outdoor and #ndoor &'aces o( assem. 82!9 /te&s #n an a#s'e sha''.9 .'y a. guards sha'' .'#c #n an assembly occupancy as an access to e"it sha'' .o5.oth d#rect#ons o( tra$e' .=. an uno. 2a3 at the (asc#a o( e$ery .e assumed to .3. 2a3 not 'ess than 110 mm h#gh.4.6.!. and not 'ess than 110 mm #( .213.3 #s a&&'#ed to the de$#ce #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it.e wa#$ed #( the floor area #n wh#ch the corr#dor #s 'ocated #s sprin#lered.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . Gu$rds 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .a'cony or ga''ery where the seats e5tend to the edge. the he#ght o( guards #s not 'ess than.y /entences 223 to 243 (or .'eacher seats.1.'y . !. the seat w#dth &er &erson sha'' .ac7 rests are not &ro$#ded.2.60 mm #( .e 'e$e'.!.!.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.he fire separation re:u#red .o$e.he r#ser o( a ste& #n an a#s'e sha'' .e (e$ts 2it0out Arms 819 +( (#5ed .sect#on 3. 2a3 ha$e a run not 'ess than 230 mm e5c'us#$e o( nos#ngs. 8259 .213.he (#n#sh o( the sur(ace o( a &'at(orm #n or ad0acent to a ste&&ed a#s'e sha'' con(orm to /entence 3.1. 82<9 +( a ste& #s used at the entry to a row o( seats (rom a ste&&ed a#s'e.y %rt#c'e 3. 829 .etween rows o( .e wa#$ed #( the d#stance (rom any &o#nt #n the floor area to an e"it measured a'ong the &ath o( tra$e' to an e"it does not e5ceed the tra$e' d#stance &erm#tted .y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . and 2d3 ha$e a (#n#sh on the treads con(orm#ng to /entence 3.e 410 mm. +i?ed Benc0:T3.eh#nd #t.60 mm #n (ront o( the seats.e'ow the floor area.'y w#th (#5ed seats so that. 859 .ac7 rests are &ro$#ded.e 'ess than 1 h . 111 . and 2##3 920 mm #( 'ocated at the end o( a#s'es or at the (oot o( ste&s.y the &u.

he .e'ow the seats #n rows o( . 2.3 4 000 &ersons sha'' ha$e no (ewer than (our se&arate e"its. 829 +n a 4rou& %. (oot.e 'ocated not more than 21 m a&art.a'cony or ga''ery #s not 'ess than 660 mm.o$e the (ront (oot rest.11. 829 . or 2.'#c sha'' .e not 'ess than three-:uarters o( the centre-to-centre s&ac#ng . e5ce&t that an a#s'e ser$#ng 'ess than 60 &ersons #s &erm#tted to .3.'eachers #s more than 410 mm. 8!9 6"its (rom outdoor stad#a or grandstands sha'' .3 sha'' .e &ro$#ded the (u'' w#dth o( the a#s'e and &ro&ort#oned to &ro$#de two e:ua' r#sers .e 'ocated so that there are not more than 20 seats .etween &'at(orms. two #ntermed#ate ste&s sha'' . or 2d3 a &orta'. 2a3 the ground.'eachers o( the te'esco&#c ty&e sha''.e o( a s#Ce that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 100 mm.oards sha'' .etween seat#ng &'at(orms #n . 859 .e 'ocated so that the tra$e' d#stance #s not more than 41 m measured a'ong the &ath o( tra$e' (rom the seat to. Ble$c0ers 819 /te&s &ro$#ded #n a#s'es o( .he ca&ac#ty o( a means of egress (or a 4rou& %.etween (oot.9.e &ro$#ded so that. 879 %#s'es #n a 4rou& %. e5ce&t that guards need not . 859 O&en#ngs through any guard that #s re:u#red . a '#.2.'e to the &u.oards sha'' .4. and 2. "#$#s#on 4 occupancy and each t#er or .y /entences 223 and 233 sha'' .e &ro$#ded the (u'' w#dth o( the a#s'e so that there are three e:ua' r#sers .o$e an ad0acent a#s'e sur(ace or (oot rest.!. 859 +( the &assageway . 2a3 ha$e r#sers not more than 210 mm h#gh.'eacher seats more than 1 200 mm a. Outdoor %l$ces o/ Assembl3 819 % 4rou& %. an #ntermed#ate ste& sha'' .oard. !. 8!9 +( the (ront o( a .'eachers sha'' .etween &'at(orms.1>. 879 O&en#ngs a. and 2.3 the he#ght o( guards a'ong e$ery cross a#s'e other than those ad0acent to the (asc#a o( e$ery .2. a $om#tary or any other o&en#ng through the seat#ng dec7 structure.o$e (oot. "#$#s#on 4 occupancy. "#$#s#on 4 occupancy.e &rotected w#th a guard not 'ess than 40 mm h#gh a.10 mm w#de. "#$#s#on 4 occupancy sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3.o5.oo7 storage room that #s not norma''y access#.y /entence 223. 8!9 +( the $ert#ca' d#stance . !.ac7s and ends o( .rary .!.e o( a s#Ce that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 300 mm. the he#ght o( guards #s not 'ess than 660 mm a'ong the ent#re row o( seats at the edge o( the &'at(orm.ac7s o( the seats a'ong the (ront s#de o( the a#s'e are not 'ess than 600 mm a. e$ery seat sha'' .y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h #( #t.3 not 'ess than 920 mm h#gh a. and 2.2. Libr$ries 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e &ro$#ded #( the .etween rows o( seats. and 2. #t sha'' .3 ha$e treads w#th a run not 'ess than 2 0 mm. 116 .a'cony that has a ca&ac#ty o( more than.etween any seat and the nearest a#s'e.oards and . 2a3 1 000 &ersons sha'' ha$e no (ewer than three se&arate e"its. .233. !.etween seat#ng &'at(orms #n . 2c3 an o&en#ng to a &assageway 'ead#ng (rom the seat#ng area.2.o$e the ground or ('oor.3 the s&ac#ng .etween rows o( seats #s not a c'osed dec7.e not 'ess than 1 200 mm w#de. 2a3 not 'ess than 1 0.e .o$e the centre o( an ad0acent seat . 2a3 sha'' .o$e the ('oor o( the a#s'e.'eachers #s more than 2 0 mm. 829 +( the $ert#ca' d#stance .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .oard mem. 2a3 the tota' w#dth o( the (oot.e not more than 21 mm.ers sha'' .2.3 an e"it.'eacher #s more than 600 mm a.etween &'at(orms #s more than 410 mm.!.o$e the ground or ('oor that are not ad0acent to a wa'' sha'' . and 2c3 where the seat#ng #s arranged #n success#$e t#ers and the he#ght o( r#se .e &rotected w#th a guard.0 mm h#gh a.

3 an un(ramed (#re curta#n #( the o&en#ng #s not more than 20 m w#de. or 2. dress#ng rooms and storage areas. 2. and 2d3 automat#ca''y .oo7 stac7s that.o$e or .!.!. C$re.!.y heat-actuated de$#ces. C$re $nd Tre$tment or #etention Occu.12.etween the stage and the seat#ng area. 829 % fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h sha'' . 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . sha'' . #nc'ud#ng wor7sho&s. 879 %t 'east two $ents (or the &ur&ose o( $ent#ng (#re and smo7e to the outs#de o( a building sha'' . 8!9 O&en .e o( a ty&e des#gned to c'ose. dress#ng rooms and storage areas. 11.e'ow a mezzanine ('oor #n a '#. !. 2a3 a s&r#n7'er de'uge system con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( BF-% 13 >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. "#$#s#on 2 occupancy used (or the ser$#ng o( (ood and .oo7 storage room #s sprin#lered.2.!.!.e &ro$#ded .y /entence 263. Risers /or (t$irs 819 +n a 4rou& %.he fire separation re:u#red .'y.o$e and .oundary .ut not more than . (tor$ge Rooms 819 % room #ntended (or the storage o( flammable li uids or combustible li uids re:u#red .oo7 she'$es are &erm#tted a. &ro$#ded a s&r#n7'er de'uge system #s #nsta''ed at the .3 #s #''um#nated at a'' t#mes that occu&ants are on the &rem#ses. or 2##3 &enetrate more than one ('oor assem. !.y remote contro' de$#ces 'ocated at the curta#n contro' &ane' and at each s#de o( the stage.!.y /entence 3. (t$ges /or T0e$tric$l %er/orm$nces 819 % stage (or theatr#ca' &er(ormances and anc#''ary s&aces. or 2c3 a sem#-r#g#d (#re curta#n #( the o&en#ng #s more than 20 m w#de.e'ow the first storey o( the building.2a3 #s more than 210 m2 #n area. 2#3 are more than 10 m h#gh. &22B sha'' not .3 .213 . 2a3 ha$e an aggregate area not 'ess than one-e#ghth o( the area o( the stage .y the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.he fire separation re:u#red .1F o( the ('oor-to-ce#'#ng he#ght o( the s&ace a. 859 % (#re curta#n re:u#red .$nc3 !. +ire (e. care and treatment or detention occupancy and a repair garage sha'' ha$e no o&en#ngs.e sprin#lered. (co.rary building &ro$#ded the he#ght o( the she'$es #s not more than 2.eh#nd the &roscen#um o&en#ng. and 2c3 has a handra#' on each s#de. dress#ng rooms and storage areas. sha'' .$r$tions 819 .1. 2.h#s /u.e$erages.!. and 2. #nc'ud#ng wor7sho&s. !.o$e or .e se&arated (rom the seat#ng area .e'ow the mezzanine ('oor assem.e &ro$#ded a.1. care and treatment occupancies and detention occupancies. 2a3 automat#ca''y u&on the actuat#on o( the s&r#n7'er system.etween a stage (or theatr#ca' &er(ormances and anc#''ary s&aces. #nc'ud#ng wor7sho&s.y /entence 233 sha'' .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 2c3 manua''y .!. !.1!.2.15.etween a stage and a seat#ng area #n a floor area that #s sprin#lered. !.e 819 .2.'y.y /entence 213 #s not re:u#red #( the . 2a3 #s not 'ess than 900 mm w#de.o$e a stage des#gned (or theatr#ca' &er(ormances and sha''.!. 2.3 automat#ca''y u&on actuat#on o( the (#re a'arm system.etween a care.e 'ocated a. 8<9 . 829 . a stage (or theatr#ca' &er(ormances and anc#''ary s&aces.sect#on a&&'#es to care occupancies.3.3 conta#ns .e arranged to o&en automat#ca''y u&on actuat#on o( the s&r#n7'er system.1 m . an #nter#or ('#ght o( sta#rs w#th (ewer than three r#sers #s &erm#tted &ro$#ded #t.1. e5ce&t (or a &roscen#um o&en#ng &rotected w#th.2.he fire separation re(erred to #n /entence 233 #s not re:u#red . .

2a3 sw#ng #n o&&os#te d#rect#ons. 2c3 w#'' not . #oor2$3 6idt0 819 .'y #s not re:u#red to .2. the r#ght hand door sw#ng#ng #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e'. wa''s . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy.'y #s not re:u#red to . 2a3 ser$es a service room.e e:u#&&ed w#th a ro''er 'atch and need not .y non-am. 8!9 .etween s'ee&#ng rooms and ad0acent rooms sha'' . !.e used .'y a. Corridors 819 % corr#dor used . e5ce&t where.he tra$e' d#stance (rom any &o#nt w#th#n each fire compartment re(erred to #n /entence 223 to a door to an ad0o#n#ng fire compartment sha'' .5.2.u'atory res#dents. #s &erm#tted to .u'atory out&at#ents. fire separations se&arat#ng fire compartments re:u#red .e cons#dered as a fire compartment #n a&&'y#ng the re:u#rements o( th#s %rt#c'e. 879 % corr#dor #n a 4rou& *.e not 'ess than 1 610 mm w#de.829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 8<9 % closure #n a fire separation .o$e the floor area.e d#$#ded #nto no (ewer than two fire compartments. 8.7.ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red . 2d3 #s 'ocated w#th#n a &at#entDs or res#dentDs s'ee&#ng room.'#c or ser$#ng &at#ents or res#dents sha'' ha$e no dead-end &ort#on un'ess the area ser$ed .3 the ('oor assem.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de.!.y /entence 223 sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. a floor area conta#n#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms #n a hos&#ta' or 'ong-term care home sha'' . 2a3 those &arts o( the floor area conta#n s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons.3 not more than s#5 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency.'y .10. or 2.e more than 41 m#n where the ('oor assem. 11 . #n a 4rou& *.e more than 41 m#n.4.6.y /entence 243. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy sha'' .e constructed as fire separations . and 2. 859 . wa''s se&arat#ng corr#dors ser$#ng s'ee&#ng rooms (rom ad0acent rooms sha'' . 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 879 .e 'ess than 1 h .e'ow the floor area. !.he fire-resistance rating o( a fire separation re(erred to #n /entence 243 #s &erm#tted to . 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 213. and 2. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy.he m#n#mum c'ear w#dth o( doorways ser$#ng &at#ents or res#dents sha'' .e not 'ess than 2 400 mm w#de.e weatherstr#&&ed or otherw#se des#gned and #nsta''ed to retard the &assage o( smo7e.y /u.y the &u.y the dead-end &ort#on has a second and se&arate means of egress.'y a.he wa''s se&arat#ng s'ee&#ng rooms (rom ad0acent rooms and corr#dors #n those &arts o( a floor area c'ass#(#ed as a 4rou& *. a corr#dor ser$#ng res#dents who are not am. 879 .he door #n the fire-separation re:u#red #n /entence 243 #s &erm#tted to . 859 -a#red doors #n a corr#dor ser$#ng &at#ents or res#dents sha''.y /entence 213.y /entence 233.u'atory #n a 4rou& *.e constructed as fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e not more than 41 m. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy that conta#ns s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons and not more than s#5 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency need not com&'y w#th /entence 233.!. e5ce&t that the fire-resistance rating need not . 2a3 the ('oor assem. 829 % corr#dor ser$#ng &at#ents #n a hos&#ta' sha'' .e 'ess than 1 h (or.o$e.e more than 41 m#n where the ('oor assem.3 ser$es an adm#n#strat#$e area.!.!.e more than 41 m#n.sect#on 3.!.e 1 010 mm. each not more than 1 000 m2 #n area.!.it$ls $nd Long:Term C$re Eomes 819 7loor areas conta#n#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms #n a hos&#ta' or 'ong-term care home sha'' con(orm to /entences 223 to 2123.e &ro$#ded w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce. the door.e constructed as fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.he floor area on e#ther s#de o( a horizontal e"it con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.y /entence 243.etween fire compartments re(erred to #n /entence 223 sha'' . e5ce&t that the fire-resistance rating need not . !.9 . #n a 4rou& *.3 . 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .ut are not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating #(. #n a 4rou& *. 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted . or 2e3 #s #n a 'ong-term care home that w#'' accommodate on'y am.!. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy sha'' . 2. #s &erm#tted to . #( there #s no ('oor assem. Eos.

E$ndr$ils 819 )orr#dors and ram&s used . !.!.e se&arated (rom each other and the rema#nder o( the building .223.y $o'ume o( contam#nated a#r (rom the contained use area. other fire compartments w#'' not conta#n more than 1F .!.1.ut are not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating un'ess a fire-resistance rating #s re:u#red . 829 % contained use area sha'' . and 2d3 the contained use area does not conta#n any rooms '#ned w#th combustible &add#ng.2. 879 % corr#dor ser$#ng a contained use area sha'' ha$e no dead-end &ort#on un'ess the area ser$ed .$nc3 !. a building that #nc'udes a contained use area sha'' .sect#on a&&'#es to residential occupancies. +ire (e. the occu&ants o( the 'argest ad0acent fire compartment .h#s /u.!.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red .1.eci$l C$re $nd Tre$tment +$cilities 819 )om&artments conta#n#ng rooms such as o&erat#ng rooms.!.etween &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms and the rema#nder o( the floor area sha'' .'y a.y /entences 2103 and 2113.6.!. &ro$#ded the grou& o( rooms does not 2a3 conta#n more than (#$e &at#ents or res#dents.3 the ('oor assem.e. wa''s . #ntens#$e care un#ts and cr#t#ca' care un#ts.y /u..e sprin#lered as re:u#red .5. #s &erm#tted to . 2a3 the building #s des#gned so that dur#ng a &er#od o( 2 h a(ter the start o( a (#re #n the contained use area. 119 .2.4. the com&artments w#'' not conta#n more than 1F .y /entence 293 sha'' not conta#n any gr#''es.o$e.2. %rotection /or (.3 the building #s des#gned so that dur#ng a &er#od o( 2 h a(ter the start o( a (#re #n another &art o( the building.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fireresistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. !.5. and 2. 2a3 the ('oor assem. (rom wh#ch #t #s #m&ract#ca.!.'#es w#th#n a dwelling unit need not .ath#ng or to#'et (ac#'#t#es ser$#ng &ersons not occu&y#ng the grou& o( rooms.1.2. reco$ery rooms. . de'#$ery rooms.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red .y /entences 223 and 3. #n a building (or wh#ch %rt#c'es 3. #s not re:u#red to .e e:u#&&ed w#th a ro''er 'atch. (co.e 'ess than 1 h (or.y /entence 243.2. 2a3 se&arated (rom ad0acent s&aces . Cont$ined se Are$s 819 % contained use area sha'' con(orm to /entences 223 to 213. the contained use area w#'' not conta#n more than 1F . !. 2c3 a'' doors are des#gned to .e constructed as fire separations . to 3.'e to mo$e &at#ents #n an emergency.y /entence 293 #s &erm#tted to .233 to 213 and 293 to 2113.e constructed as fire separations &ro$#ded. or 2.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .1 m2 &er &at#ent or res#dent #n the ad0acent fire compartment.2.=. Residenti$l Occu.e 'ess than 1 h .o$e the floor area.y /entence 233 &ro$#ded.$r$tions 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . #n add#t#on to #ts own occu&ants. do not re:u#re the #nsta''at#on o( an automat#c s&r#n7'er system. 829 . or 2.8=9 6ach fire compartment re(erred to #n /entence 223 sha'' .20. 899 65ce&t as &erm#tted .12.. #( there #s no ('oor assem.e 819 .y other &ro$#s#ons #n th#s -art.y the dead-end &ort#on has a second and se&arate means of egress.2. 8129 % fire separation re:u#red .9.'y . sha'' . suites o( residential occupancy sha'' . 8!9 F'oor assem. 'ou$res or other o&en#ngs.3 #nc'ude storage.ased on a c'ear ('oor s&ace o( 2. 2.he fire separation re:u#rements o( /entence 293 do not a&&'y to wa''s w#th#n a grou& o( #ntercommun#cat#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD rooms. 8119 % door #n a fire separation re:u#red .3 &ro$#ded w#th a mechan#ca' a#r su&&'y so that dur#ng a &er#od o( 2 h a(ter the start o( a (#re #n another s&ace.sect#on 3.y $o'ume o( contam#nated a#r (rom the (#re area.!. !.'e o( accommodat#ng.!.<. 3.3.y res#dents #n a 'ong-term care home sha'' . 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .5.y /entence 213 #s &erm#tted to . 81>9 .263.e sprin#lered.y fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.'y a. !.e e:u#&&ed w#th handra#'s on each s#de con(orm#ng to /entences 3. 859 % contained use area.2.y $o'ume o( contam#nated a#r (rom the other &art o( the building.!.e remote'y re'eased #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.e ca&a.e'ow the floor area.2.

2.e 'ess than 1 h .2.o$e. 2a3 the ('oor assem.he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re:u#red . 2##3 (#tted w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce.y /entence 2 3.'y a.he fire separation re:u#red . and 2###3 not 'ocated #n a room #ntended (or s'ee&#ng. #( there #s no ('oor assem.sect#on 3.5.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . 2d3 there are no a#r duct systems connect#ng the storage garage and the dwelling unit.y /u. &22B sha'' not .y /entence 3. 2##3 1 h #( the building #s sprin#lered and #s more than 3 storeys #n building height.arr#er to gas and e5haust (umes.e 'ocated a.3 the ('oor assem. 2#3 t#ght (#tt#ng and weather-str#&&ed to &ro$#de an e((ect#$e .ut not 'ess than 41 m#n &ro$#ded the fire-resistance rating re:u#red .213 &ro$#ded. or 2#$3 2 h #( the building #s not sprin#lered and #s more than 6 storeys #n building height.5. and 2.o$e the floor area.ut not conta#ned w#th#n a suite. 2a3 the dwelling unit and #ts attached storage garage are se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building #n con(ormance w#th /entences 213 to 233.!.y &r#$ate sta#rways 'ead#ng d#rect'y to a &u. 859 .3 there are no a#r duct systems connect#ng the storage garage and the dwelling unit. and 2d3 e$ery door .he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation 'ocated . 2###3 1 h #( the building #s not sprin#lered and #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height.3.etween the storage garage and the dwelling unit &ro$#des an e((ect#$e .2. 2##3 (#tted w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce.etween the storage garage and the dwelling unit #s.e 'ess than 1 h (or.arr#er to gas and e5haust (umes. 2.etween the 'owest ('oor 'e$e' and the u&&ermost ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n the dwelling unit #s not more than 6 m.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.e #nsta''ed #n a storage room &ro$#ded (or the use o( tenants #n a residential occupancy w#th#n a floor area .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than.etween the storage garage and the dwelling unit #s.y /entence 3. 859 65ce&t where 'ocated w#th#n a dwelling unit.!.3 the dwelling unit #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . !. #s &erm#tted to . and 2(3 e$ery door . 2e3 the construct#on .y /entence 223 #s &erm#tted to .o$e or .1. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2c3 the dwelling unit #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building #n con(ormance w#th /entences 213 to 233. and 2###3 not 'ocated #n a room #ntended (or s'ee&#ng.3 the dwelling unit and the attached storage garage are sprin#lered. 2c3 the construct#on .'#c access to e"it on the storey. a room #ntended (or the storage o( flammable li uids or combustible li uids re:u#red . !.etween a dwelling unit and an attached storage garage. Egress /rom #2elling nits 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .etween a dwelling unit and an attached storage garage need not con(orm to that re:u#red .6.e'ow the first storey o( the building. 2#3 t#ght (#tt#ng and weather-str#&&ed to &ro$#de an e((ect#$e . &ro$#ded. or 2.3.2a3 the d#stance .arr#er aga#nst the &assage o( gas and e5haust (umes. 879 .arr#er aga#nst the &assage o( gas and e5haust (umes.1.y the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.5.'y .etween the storage garage and the dwelling unit &ro$#des an e((ect#$e . s#ng'e storey dwelling units #n an a&artment building need not 'ead to a public corridor or e5ter#or &assageway on the same storey &ro$#ded the dwelling units are ser$ed . a storage room re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .e'ow the floor area.213 #s not re:u#red .y /entence 233. (tor$ge Rooms 819 /&r#n7'ers sha'' . 8!9 .6. ser$#ng that dwelling unit on'y. 2a3 the storage garage conta#ns not more than (#$e $eh#c'es.!. 160 .'y a. 2#3 41 m#n #( the building #s sprin#lered and #s not more than 3 storeys #n building height.

y /entence 2 3 and as &erm#tted .9 8here a .y a s#ng'e e"it sta#rway. 2.y /entence 2 3.3 an e5ter#or .o$e or .y /entences 233 and 243. a door o&en#ng onto a public corridor that &ro$#des access to e"it (rom a suite sha'' . need not . and 2###3 #n a building that #s not more than 6 storeys #n building height.2a3 #mmed#ate'y a.5.'#c access to e"it.'#c access to e"it (rom the u&&ermost storey and (rom the 'owest storey o( the dwelling unit so that each storey #s ser$ed .e'ow the dwelling unit egress door. and 2###3 #s se&arated (rom the other storeys #n the dwelling unit . 879 +n a building o( residential occupancy not more than 3 storeys #n building height. or 2c3 an e5ter#or &assageway ser$ed . or 2d3 #( that storey #s.'y . and a m#n#mum d#mens#on o( 1 200 mm.o$e the first storey o( the building.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 41 m#n. 2#3 &ro$#ded w#th a . as re:u#red #n /entence 223. 2##3 not more than 2 storeys a.o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e'.c'ause 3.y.e &ro$#ded.e'ow.a'cony not more than 6 m a. 8=9 6ach dwelling unit #n a building con(orm#ng to /u.3 on the u&&ermost storey #n the dwelling unit #( the dwelling unit has not more than 2 storeys a. 2#3 'eads to an e5ter#or doorway not more than 1.y a s#ng'e e"it. 161 .2. 8<9 +( a dwelling unit has a second and se&arate means of egress. 2a3 an #nter#or corr#dor ser$ed .1 m a. 2a3 e5ce&t as re:u#red .3 an area &ro$#d#ng not 'ess than 1.7. or 2. 8.ased on occupant load.a'cony ser$ed .o$e or . #( that storey #s ser$ed .o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e'. 2.2. 859 %n egress door (rom e#ther the u&&ermost storey or the 'owest storey #n a dwelling unit. and 2###3 #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building w#th a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.y an e"it or egress door 'ocated not more than 1. 2#3 'eads to a &u.3 the u&&ermost ('oor 'e$e' o&ens to a .o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e' and. 8!9 % s#ng'e e"it #s &erm#tted (rom a dwelling unit &ro$#ded the e"it #s an e5ter#or doorway not more than 1. . 2##3 has no access to another dwelling unit. and 2.!.o$e. the . 2a3 #t #s not necessary to tra$e' u& or down more than 1 storey to reach the e"it door.1 m 2 &er suite occu&ant. 2a3 a d#rect e"it that #s an e5ter#or doorway 'ocated not more than 1.3 a sta#rway that. or 2.e ser$ed . 2c3 #( #t #s not necessary to tra$e' e#ther more than 1 m or more than 1 storey u& or down w#th#n the dwelling unit to reach the egress door.o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e'.etween suites.a'cony sha'' ha$e.1 m a.y a sta#rway that.e'ow #ts ('oor 'e$e'.3.e des#gned not to 'oc7 automat#ca''y.a'cony con(orm#ng to /entence 2. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red . a doorway (rom a dwelling unit #s &erm#tted to o&en d#rect'y #nto an e"it sta#rway &ro$#ded the dwelling unit has a second and se&arate means of egress.a'cony #s &ro$#ded to meet the re:u#rements o( /entence 233 or 243.44.1 m a.2132a32##3 sha'' . 2##3 has no d#rect access to any other storey #n the dwelling unit. one means of egress (rom a dwelling unit #s &erm#tted to &ass through. 2a3 a so'#d ('oor ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or a ('oor assem.3 #mmed#ate'y . Autom$tic LocAing %ro0ibition 819 65ce&t (or hotels. !. a dwelling unit conta#n#ng more than 1 storey sha'' ha$e an e"it door or an egress door o&en#ng d#rect'y #nto a &u.y a s#ng'e e"it sta#rway. and 2.1 m a.

or 2.y.athtu.9. 2a3 a water c'oset #n the 'ocat#on re:u#red .1.1.'e &ort#on o( the w#ndow #s 'ocated 'ess than 1 00 mm a. 'and#ngs. '#:u#ds or gases that generate e5&'os#$e a#r-$a&our m#5tures or (or &rocesses that #n$o'$e e5&'os#$e dusts.<..1.5.sect#on a&&'#es to industrial occupancies.3.3 a shower or .e &rotected #n accordance w#th /entence 213 where.2432c3.2332a3 and a gra. !.$nc3 !.sence o( &ro$#s#ons re(erred to #n )'ause 2a3..!. >Bat#ona' F#re )ode o( )anada?.3 the ))*F) BR)) 13303.7.'e re:u#rements #n /ect#on 9.ar on a wa'' ad0acent to.5. handra#'s and guards ser$#ng a s#ng'e dwelling unit sha'' con(orm to the a&&'#ca.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.1.y /entence 223. a gra. ram&s.athroom #n a dwelling unit.2132d3. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2.ar descr#.13.y. B$sements 819 % basement sha'' not . 2>17.y )'ause 3.!.!. (entence 819 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.2.en$ble 6indo2s 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .'e o( contro''#ng the (ree sw#ng#ng or s'#d#ng o( the o&ena.!. R$m. and 2. .ar descr#.ed #n )'auses 3.. . !.!. re#n(orcement sha'' . sta#rs.3 a mechan#sm ca&a.5.3.ar descr#. .7. &22B.13. 2a3 the on'y o&en#ng ha$#ng greater d#mens#ons than those a''owed . . Resist$nce to +orced Entr3 819 Res#stance to (orced entry #nto dwelling units sha'' con(orm to the a&&'#ca. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233.1. E$ndr$ils $nd Gu$rds /or #2elling nits 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . and /entence 3.7. .. a gra.4.!. where the other d#mens#on #s greater than 3 0 mm.3. or 2. .athtu.9.'e &art o( the w#ndow so as to '#m#t any c'ear uno.2332c3. an a&&ro&r#ate (#re e5t#ngu#sh#ng system sha'' .e #nsta''ed #n e$ery industrial occupancy floor area to &ro$#de &rotect#on #( re:u#red .!.e used (or the storage. . manu(acture or hand'#ng o( $o'at#'e so'#ds.y %rt#c'e 3. !.5. L$ndings. #n the a. re#n(orcement sha'' . .structed o&en#ng to not more than 100 mm measured e#ther $ert#ca''y or hor#Conta''y.1. %rotection o/ O. and 2c3 (or a . o&ena.. 2a3 the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.5.3. .h#s /u.13. and 9. ..y )'ause 3.213.7.!. e5ter#or sta#rs. .e se&arate (rom the rema#nder o( the building #n a building #n wh#ch.3.s.ed #n )'ause 3. (ound Tr$nsmission 819 /ound transm#ss#on c'ass rat#ngs o( building assem. Industri$l Occu. .. (co.'e re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 9.e #nsta''ed to &erm#t the (uture #nsta''at#on o( the (o''ow#ng: 2a3 (or a water c'oset. 5!9 819 +( wood wa'' studs or sheet stee' wa'' studs enc'ose the ma#n .3 (or a shower.3.3.ar descr#.2132(3.1.3. #n the 'ocat#on re:u#red .. 829 8#ndows need not . handra#'s and #nter#or guards w#th#n a dwelling unit sha'' con(orm to the a&&'#ca. 2a3 a guard w#th a m#n#mum he#ght o( 1 0.e #nsta''ed to &erm#t the (uture #nsta''at#on o( a gra. 829 6ntrances and e"its to a basement and to rooms conta#n#ng building ser$#ces sha'' .2. (tud 6$ll Rein/orcement 819 +( wood wa'' studs or sheet stee' wa'' studs enc'ose the ma#n . (t$irs. or 2. . Reg. . !.athroom #n a dwelling unit. a gra.ed #n )'ause 3.!.e &rotected .3 the . . 7.'#es sha'' con(orm to /ect#on 1.!.1>.=.0 mm constructed #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3. !.3 #s 'ocated h#gher than 1 0. 8!9 Loads on e5ter#or guards ser$#ng a s#ng'e dwelling unit sha'' com&'y w#th -art 4.0 mm a.2232(3.20. 162 .'e w#ndows #n suites o( residential occupancy sha'' .ed #n )'ause 3.o$e the ('oor or ground on the other s#de o( the w#ndow. .3.e 819 . +ire E?tinguis0ing (3stems 819 +n add#t#on to other re:u#rements #n th#s "#$#s#on (or the #nsta''at#on o( automat#c (#re e5t#ngu#sh#ng systems. ss. !<="1!.!. 'and#ngs. !..y )'ause 2132. . ram&s..'e re:u#rements #n /ect#on 9. !.ottom edge o( the o&ena.

7.ut not 'ess than 0. hand'#ng.e through a $est#. !. 829 +n a building more than 3 storeys #n building height.1. m 'ong.213.7.2. 'estibules 819 +( access #s &ro$#ded through a fire separation .u'e con(orm#ng to /entence 3. the access sha'' .$ir G$r$ge (e. !.223. use and &rocess#ng o(.on mono5#de.'e and to5#c $a&ours.1 m 2 (or each door that o&ens #nto the $est#.y a $ent that has an uno. 223 and 3.2.etween the e"its and the rema#nder o( the building. too' and &arts storage areas and su&er$#sory o((#ce s&ace.e &ro$#ded at e$ery garage ('oor o&en#ng and around the &er#meter o( e$ery ('oor where the e5ter#or wa''s are om#tted.y /entences 213.!.!. !.structed area o( not 'ess than 0. the edge o( the ('oor at the u&&er 'e$e' sha'' .lic$tion 819 .3.1 h.e not 'ess than 2 m.3 &rocesses occur that &roduce e5&'os#$e dusts. . Re. as re:u#red .0ects cou'd (a'' (rom the ('oor o( an u&&er 'e$e' to a 'ower 'e$e' #n a room or s&ace #ntended (or use as a 4rou& F occupancy.reads and 'and#ngs #n #nter#or sta#rs that e5tend to the roo( o( a storage garage sha'' . manu(acture or hand'#ng o( $o'at#'e mater#a's can generate e5&'os#$e a#r-$a&our m#5tures.2. or 2##3 mechan#ca''y at a rate o( 14 m3!h (or each s:uare metre o( $est#.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building w#th a $a&ourt#ght se&arat#on.0 mm h#gh sha'' .233. 859 % garage sha'' .h#s /u.<.e &ro$#ded w#th a toe-. "#$#s#on 2.!. or a 4rou& ) occupancy. #esign o/ E$-$rdous Are$s !. e5haust (umes or ('amma.u'e and an ad0o#n#ng occupancy &ro$#ded w#th se'(-c'os#ng doors w#th no ho'd-o&en de$#ces. e$ery storey o( a storage garage or repair garage 'ocated . 2a3 dangerous goods.4 mA.4.y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1.!..!.u'e con(orm#ng to /entence 233. 8!9 +( access #s &ro$#ded through a $est#.$r$tion 819 % repair garage and any anc#''ary s&aces ser$#ng #t.1. to &re$ent e5cess#$e accumu'at#on o( car. Toe:Bo$rds Re4uired 819 8here too's or other o. #nc'ud#ng wa#t#ng rooms. (tor$ge G$r$ge (e. sha'' . the $est#. #n wh#ch no &ersons other than &ar7#ng attendants are &erm#tted a.2. !.e sprin#lered. 8<9 % cont#nuous cur. !. A. sha'' .u'e.2a3 the storage.e through a $est#.o$e the ('oor sur(ace.e through a $est#.u'e . 829 .$r$tion 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . "#$#s#on 1 or 4rou& * occupancy.3..y /entences 3.e $ent#'ated.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.5.3 . Re.u'e con(orm#ng to /entence 233.<.y /entence 3.e se&arated (rom other occupancies .2.<.etween the $est#. or 2.etween a storage garage and a 4rou& %.=.7.u'e sha''.etween a storage garage and a 4rou& %..!.!.7. access through a fire separation .o$e the street ('oor 'e$e'.sect#on a&&'#es to des#gn and (#re &rotect#on re:u#rements (or buildings or &arts o( buildings #ntended (or the storage. need not ha$e a fire separation . 2. 879 65ce&t as re:u#red .e (ree o( accumu'at#ons o( #ce and snow. !.9 65ce&t (or open-air storeys. 8!9 % mechan#ca' storage garage not more than 4 storeys #n building height. 8. the access sha'' .sect#on 6.7.u'e ('oor sur(ace area.7. a storage garage sha'' . the c'ear he#ght #n a storage garage sha'' . 163 . and 2c3 ha$e o&en#ngs .oard e5tend#ng (rom the ('oor sur(ace to a he#ght at 'east 121 mm a.e se&arated (rom other occupancies .243 and 213.e des#gned to . rece&t#on rooms. 2#3 natura''y to outs#de a#r . 2a3 .. 3 or 4.o$e the 'e$e' o( the storage garage. 8!9 $asements and rooms re(erred to #n /entence 223 sha'' . not 'ess than 110 mm h#gh and a guard not 'ess than 1 0.$ir $nd (tor$ge G$r$ges 819 +( access #s &ro$#ded (rom a storage garage to a sta#r tower or e'e$ator ser$#ng occupancies a.3.e'ow grade sha'' .e &ro$#ded w#th natura' or mechan#ca' $ent#'at#on #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( /u.1.e not 'ess than 1..4.

829 8here a closure #s #nsta''ed #n the fire separation se&arat#ng the room (rom the rema#nder o( the building #n accordance w#th )'ause 2132a3.y a gas-t#ght fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 41 m#n.2 m 2 &er 100 m2 o( the floor area 'ocated not more than 300 mm (rom the ce#'#ng. &22B.!. and 2g3 #t #s not #ntended to .y the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.!. measured hor#Conta''y. 2a3 se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .e d#$#ded #nto se&arate fire compartments ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 1 h.y the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.he des#gn o( buildings or &arts o( buildings #ntended (or the storage o( e5&'os#$es.y /entences 263 and 2. (#rewor7s.e.'ast#ng agents. Indoor (tor$ge o/ Com. .e used (or a &ur&ose other than the storage o( compressed gas. where re:u#red .y a gas-t#ght fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 2 h. 2a3 #t #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . 2d3 #t #s $ent#'ated #n con(ormance w#th /entence 243.3 natura''y $ented to the outs#de so as to ensure cross $ent#'at#on through non-c'osa. #( the area #ntended (or the storage o( cy'#nders conta#n#ng compressed gases that are '#ghter than a#r #s se&arated .3 'ocated at or a.y "e('agrat#on Hent#ng?.#c metre o( room $o'ume. 859 % room descr#.'e compressed gases that are hea$#er than a#r and that ha$e an aggregate ca&ac#ty not e5ceed#ng 100 7g sha'' .e &ro$#ded. 2a3 e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce that 7ee&s the closure c'osed when not #n use.<.061 m2 o( $ent area (or each cu. !. 2(3 #t #s not #ntended to conta#n (ue'-(#red e:u#&ment or h#gh tem&erature heat#ng e'ements.y a concrete or masonry wa'' ha$#ng a he#ght o( 164 . &yrotechn#cs and ammun#t#on sha'' con(orm to the 6"plosives Act 2)anada3 and the 6"plosives 1egulations made under that %ct.o$e grade. 2c3 #t can .y the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act. and 2c3 $ent#'ated #n con(ormance w#th /entence 243.9 /e&arate fire compartments re:u#red .3 constructed so as to &re$ent the m#grat#on o( gases (rom the room #nto other &arts o( the building. (tor$ge o/ E?. 8!9 8here re:u#red .2. an area #ntended (or the storage o( cy'#nders conta#n#ng compressed gases that may react w#th one another sha'' . a room #ntended (or the storage o( not more than three cy'#nders o( ('amma. or 2##3 #n the rat#o com&uted #n accordance w#th BF-% 6 .'e compressed gases sha'' meet the (o''ow#ng re:u#rements.ressed G$ses 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .e.2 m2 (or each cu.!. &22B . &ro&e''ant e5&'os#$es.3 #t #s 'ocated on an e5ter#or wa'' o( the building.0 m and &ro0ect#ng at 'east 1.e &ro$#ded.0 m. &22B.<.'e 'ou$ered o&en#ngs w#th. where re:u#red . and 2##3 at 'east one o&en#ng ha$#ng an aggregate (ree o&en#ng area o( at 'east 0.2.#'#ty. 8<9 /e&arate fire compartments re:u#red . and 2c3 mater#a's that are h#gh'y react#$e. !. detonators. or 2.y /entence 213 need not . 2. 8. >65&'os#on -rotect#on . a room #ntended (or the #ndoor storage o( cy'#nders conta#n#ng ('amma. #t sha'' . 2. and 2.y a concrete or masonry wa'' ha$#ng a he#ght o( at 'east 2.2 m 2 &er 100 m2 o( the floor area 'ocated not more than 300 mm (rom the ('oor.ut #n no case 'ess than 0. .eyond the cy'#nders.y /entence 213 need not .losi1es 819 .e entered (rom the e5ter#or. 2#3 #n the rat#o o( 0.y /entence 233.ed #n /entence 213 or 233 sha'' .#c metre o( room $o'ume. 2e3 #t #s constructed so that an e5ter#or wa'' &ro$#des e5&'os#on $ent#ng. 2a3 mechan#ca''y $ented to the outs#de so as to ensure at 'east one a#r change &er hour. #( the area #ntended (or the storage o( cy'#nders conta#n#ng compressed gases that are hea$#er than a#r #s se&arated . 2#3 at 'east one o&en#ng ha$#ng an aggregate (ree o&en#ng area o( at 'east 0. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted . .3 mater#a's that #n$o'$e a r#s7 o( e5&'os#on or h#gh ('amma.e.3.

+ire (e.e des#gned to &re$ent cr#t#ca' structura' and mechan#ca' damage (rom an #nterna' e5&'os#on #n accordance w#th good eng#neer#ng &ract#ce. &22B a&&'#es due to the :uant#ty and nature o( the stored &roduct.<. or Ontar#o Regu'at#on 6. +looring )$teri$ls 819 . and 2. tunne's.ensing Rooms /or +l$mm$ble Li4uids $nd Combustible Li4uids 819 % room #ntended (or the storage o( flammable li uids and combustible li uids sha'' .!93 2=ea'th )are and Res#dent#a' Fac#'#t#es3. 859 % room #n an occupancy or (ac#'#ty co$ered .ed #n /entence 213 sha''.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded .!.e des#gned to &re$ent the ammon#um n#trate (rom com#ng #nto contact w#th building mater#a's that.ed #n BF-% 6 .e 'ocated #n a floor area that has at 'east two e"its. made under the .e not more than 23 m.7. 2e3 . or 2###3 w#'' .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 2 h.1 m and &ro0ect#ng such that the m#n#mum d#stance that $a&our can tra$e' . !.ecome unsta. 2c3 not conta#n o&en ('oor dra#ns.e constructed o( #m&ermea. Tire (tor$ge 819 % t#re storage area #ntended (or the storage o( more than 3. !.<. !.1 m 3 o( t#res sha'' .e not more than one storey #n building height.!. 8!9 /entence 223 does not a&&'y to a room #ntended (or the storage o( distilled beverage alcohol. a building #ntended (or the storage o( ammon#um n#trate sha''.he tra$e' d#stance w#th#n the room to the nearest egress door descr#.<.e d#s&ensed or stored #n o&en conta#ners. >65&'os#on -rotect#on . where )'ass +% '#:u#ds are #ntended to .!.. 2a3 .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating #n con(ormance w#th the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.3 ha$e at 'east two egress doors.3 sha'' . 879 % d#s&ens#ng room #n an occupancy or (ac#'#ty descr#.y /entences 233 and 243.00. made under that %ct.ed #n )'ause 2132. m2 o( $ent area (or each s:uare metre o( storage area.'#shments3. Ammonium Nitr$te (tor$ge 819 8here the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.5. !.9 . 2##3 may corrode or deter#orate . >65&'os#on -rotect#on .!.'e.$r$tions in %rocess %l$nts 161 .<.y "e('agrat#on Hent#ng?. (tor$ge $nd #is.etween two cy'#nders o( gas that may react w#th each other #s not 'ess than 11 m. and 2.sor&t#on o( chem#ca's.e stored #n closed containers or )'ass + '#:u#ds are #ntended to .3 not conta#n a basement or a craw' s&ace.at 'east 1.he ('oor #n an area #ntended (or the storage o( dangerous goods sha'' .he m#n#mum d#stance . 8. 8<9 %n egress door ser$#ng a room descr#.<. sha'' . 2d3 ha$e noncombustible ('oor#ng mater#a's #n storage areas. 2#3 w#'' cause the ammon#um n#trate to .3 sha'' .!.1 m sha''.y "e('agrat#on Hent#ng?. 1990 2+ndustr#a' 6sta..e des#gned to &re$ent cr#t#ca' structura' and mechan#ca' damage (rom an #nterna' e5&'os#on #n accordance w#th good eng#neer#ng &ract#ce.ed #n BF-% 6 . &22B. !.e not 'ess than three-:uarters o( the ma5#mum d#agona' d#mens#on o( the room. e'e$ator &#ts or other &oc7ets that m#ght tra& mo'ten ammon#um n#trate. 2.'e mater#a's to &re$ent the a.ed #n /entence 243 wh#ch has an area greater than 11 m 2 or #n wh#ch the tra$e' d#stance (rom any &o#nt to the nearest egress door #s more than 4. 2a3 .e e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce.y Regu'at#on 11 o( the Re$#sed Regu'at#ons o( Ontar#o.=. 8=9 . measured hor#Conta''y. a room #ntended (or the storage or d#s&ens#ng o( )'ass +% or )'ass +* '#:u#ds #n o&en conta#ners sha'' .ccupational 8ealth and Safety Act.ed #n )'ause 2132.etween the egress doors descr#. 2a3 .y reason o( contact w#th the ammon#um n#trate. and 2(3 ha$e not 'ess than 0. such as that descr#. such as that descr#.<.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .3 sw#ng on a $ert#ca' a5#s #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it. un'ess mechan#ca' $ent#'at#on #s &ro$#ded.ecome #m&regnated w#th the ammon#um n#trate.

5. 2.e one o( the (o''ow#ng. 2e3 a (#re esca&e 2con(orm#ng to /u.e erected on any building as a re:u#red e"it. B$sements $nd %its 819 % process plant #ntended as a 'ocat#on where )'ass + and )'ass ++ '#:u#ds are hand'ed sha'' not conta#n a basement or a co$ered &#t. (lide Esc$. 829 +n a hos&#ta' or 'ong-term care home.1.e 819 6"it (ac#'#t#es com&'y#ng w#th th#s /ect#on sha'' .3..0ect to the re:u#rements o( th#s /ect#on.es o/ E?it 819 /u. 166 .3.1. (ection !. &ro$#ded the cumu'at#$e ca&ac#ty o( the con$erg#ng e"its does not contr#. 2h3 an #nter#or ram&. #( more than one e"it #s re:u#red (rom a floor area.5.3.5.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 2 h.1.1.$rent #oors $nd %$nels 819 4'ass and trans&arent &ane's #n an e"it sha'' con(orm to the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.ut #s &erm#tted to .2.5.e &ro$#ded as an add#t#ona' egress (ac#'#ty #( unusua' haCards are (oreseen.sect#on 3.ute more than 10F o( the tota' re:u#red e"it w#dth (or the floor area.1.1 . !. an area #ntended as a 'ocat#on where unstable li uids are hand'ed or sma'' sca'e un#t chem#ca' &rocesses occur sha'' .3 an e5ter#or &assageway. an e"it (rom any floor area sha'' . !.er o( e"its (rom any floor area.$r$tion o/ E?its 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . !.es 819 % s'#de esca&e sha'' not .5. Access to E?its 819 Access to e"its sha'' con(orm to /ect#on 3. .y /entence 223. E?its !. 2g3 an #nter#or &assageway. T3.1. !.5.0 mm h#gh.1.e &ro$#ded (rom e$ery floor area that #s #ntended (or occu&ancy. 829 +( more than two e"its are &ro$#ded (rom a floor area. !.9. 829 6$ery e5ter#or e"it &assageway that has a dro& o( more than 100 mm on any s#de sha'' ha$e guards on the o&en s#des not 'ess than 1 0.4. each e"it sha'' . !.<.5..e through e"it doors at the ('oor 'e$e'.5. horizontal e"its ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms sha'' com&r#se not more than two-th#rds o( the re:u#red num.y a firewall.3. used s#ng'y or #n com.!. (co.1. 2c3 an e5ter#or ram&.<...1. or 2#3 an #nter#or sta#rway. a horizontal e"it sha'' not ser$e as an e"it .223. 8!9 8here an e'ementary or secondary schoo' #s su.y /entence 223. Tr$ns. Gener$l !.1.!.5. e"its are &erm#tted to con$erge #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.819 +n a process plant.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .ut #s &erm#tted to ser$e as an access to e"it. (or g'ass and trans&arent &ane's #n an access to e"it. !. horizontal e"its sha'' not com&r#se more than one-ha'( o( the re:u#red num. (e. 2d3 an e5ter#or sta#rway. Restricted se o/ Eori-ont$l E?its 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .d#$#ded . 2(3 a horizontal e"it.e se&arate (rom e$ery other e"it 'ead#ng (rom that floor area.#nat#on: 2a3 an e5ter#or doorway.7.5. E?terior E?it %$ss$ge2$3s 819 %ccess to an e5ter#or e"it &assageway (rom a floor area sha'' .er o( e"its (rom any floor area.=.1.5. !.4.1.

3 #n a floor area that #s sprin#lered.5. 2. m2 200 100 110 300 200 200 300 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e wa#$ed (or dwelling units ha$#ng access to e"it con(orm#ng to /entences 3.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. T$ble !. and 2.2.1>. 6.1. e$ery floor area #ntended (or occu&ancy sha'' .1. and 2##3 the floor area #s not more than the $a'ue #n .1. 2a3 #n a floor area that #s not sprin#lered.%. 2#3 the tra$e' d#stance #s not more than 21 m. )o'umn 1 .1.1.2. 829 % floor area #n a building not more than 2 storeys #n building height.a.223 +tem 1.y /entence 243.2.y /entences 223 to 243 and 263.e ser$ed .1.3 (our se&arate egress doorways (rom the room where the occupant load #s more than 1 000 &ersons.y the e"it #s not more than 60 and.3.e ser$ed . m 11 11 21 11 10 11 T$ble !. .!.'#es or #n closures used to construct an e"it enc'osure. !.e an e5ter#or doorway not more than 1. !.o$e the second ('oor o( a 'ong-term care home.'e 3..A. .e &ro$#ded w#th no (ewer than. Combustible Gl$-ing in E?its 819 %ombustible g'aC#ng #s not &erm#tted #n wa'' or ce#'#ng assem.ra$e' "#stance.5.5.2. 879 6"its are not re:u#red d#rect'y (rom roo(to& enc'osures that are &ro$#ded w#th access to e"its #n con(ormance w#th /entences 3.o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e'. 2a3 three se&arate egress doorways (rom the room where the occupant load #s more than 600 &ersons.5. 4. E?terior (t$ir2$3 /or Long:Term C$re Eomes 819 Bo o&en e5ter#or sta#rway sha'' ser$e as a means of egress (or res#dents a.2.a.2. m2 110 100 200 110 110 200 )o'umn 3 <a5#mum . +loor Are$ (. )irrors ne$r E?its 819 Bo m#rror sha'' . 16.213 to 243 and 2 3.e &'aced #n or ad0acent to any e"it #n a manner that wou'd con(use the d#rect#on o( e"it. #s &erm#tted to . 3. "#$#s#on 2 4rou& F.4. #( /entence 223 &erm#ts a s#ng'e e"it (rom a floor area c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& * or 4rou& ) occupancy.5. )inimum Number o/ E?its 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .4. "#$#s#on 2 4rou& F. 4.223 +tem 1.1.y one e"it &ro$#ded the tota' occupant load ser$ed . 859 .9. Criteri$ /or One E?it. "#$#s#on 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum 7loor Area.2..'e 3.4.rinAlered Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. the floor area and the tra$e' d#stance are not more than the $a'ues #n .he re:u#rements o( /entences 213 and 223 are &erm#tted to .1.B.5. or 2.11.3.ccupancy o( 7loor Area 4rou& % 4rou& * 4rou& ) 4rou& " 4rou& 6 4rou& F.5. )o'umn 1 . !. 6.1. 2.3. "#$#s#on 3 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum 7loor Area.4.y at 'east two e"its.2.1 m a. 1.1.213 and 263.*. +loor Are$ not (. Criteri$ /or One E?it.4. Number $nd Loc$tion o/ E?its /rom +loor Are$s !. 8<9 6$ery room conta#n#ng an assembly occupancy ser$#ng a hotel. and 'ocated #n the building conta#n#ng the hotel.1. sha'' .4. the e"it sha'' .ccupancy o( 7loor Area 4rou& % 4rou& ) 4rou& " 4rou& 6 4rou& F. 1. 3.

1. )e--$nine E?iting 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2. and 2.3 one-(ourth o( the re:u#red w#dth where (our egress doorways are re:u#red.8. or 2###3 a public corridor that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.5.4.'e 3.1. and 2.2. !. 829 6"its need not com&'y w#th /entence 213 where. or 2##3 that #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating.y a fire separation.3. #ist$nce bet2een E?its 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. 8!9 . 8!9 +n a floor area that #s not sprin#lered.1.y /entence 223.5.3.e the shortest d#stance that smo7e wou'd ha$e to tra$e' . 2a3 the area o( the mezzanine does not e5ceed the area '#m#ts (or rooms and suites #n .2. 2a3 the suite or room #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area .'e 3. 2#3 the egress doorway (rom the room #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated #( that room has a s#ng'e egress doorway.he m#n#mum d#stance .1. .. or 2.etween the e"its.sect#on 3.2.1. Tr$1el #ist$nce 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .e more than 9 m (or a floor area ha$#ng a public corridor. . 2#3 ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n #n a floor area that #s not sprin#lered.3. a mezzanine need not con(orm to /entence 213 where %rt#c'e 3.'e 3. tra$e' d#stance means the d#stance (rom any &o#nt #n the floor area to an e"it measured a'ong the &ath o( tra$e' to the e"it.3 one-ha'( the ma5#mum d#agona' d#mens#on o( the floor area. or 2##3 an egress (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng (rom the mezzanine #( the room #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated has two egress doorways &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th /u. . 2##3 a corr#dor used . !.%. and 2.1.1.3.e measured (rom an egress door o( the suite or room to the nearest e"it &ro$#ded.ut need not . 829 % mezzanine need not con(orm to /entence 213 &ro$#ded %rt#c'e 3.a.1.e. does re:u#re #t to term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation &ro$#ded the tota' occupant load o( the mezzanine #s not more than 60 and.!. and 2. are not e5ceeded (rom any &o#nt on the mezzanine to.1. and 2.etween two re:u#red e"its (rom a floor area sha'' .9 6ach egress doorway #n /entence 263 sha'' . 2a3 one-th#rd o( the re:u#red w#dth where three egress doorways are re:u#red. #n a floor area that #s sprin#lered. 2#3 the egress doorway (rom the room #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated #( that room has a s#ng'e egress doorway.e &ro$#ded w#th e"its on the same .1. 16 . .y th#s /ect#on. the 'east d#stance .y /entences 223 to 243. or 2##3 an egress (ac#'#ty 'ead#ng (rom the mezzanine #( the room #n wh#ch the mezzanine #s 'ocated has two egress doorways &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th /u.3.e cons#dered as contr#.1. 2#3 an e5ter#or &assageway.2.3 the d#stance '#m#ts #n .3 #t #s necessary to &ass through the fire separation to tra$e' (rom one e"it to another e"it. 2a3 the area o( the mezzanine does not e5ceed the area '#m#ts (or rooms and suites #n . (or the &ur&oses o( th#s /u.as#s as re:u#red (or floor areas .5.2.etween e"its re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' .3 the egress door o&ens onto. 2a3 one-ha'( the ma5#mum d#agona' d#mens#on o( the floor area.3. !.. a mezzanine need not con(orm to /entence 213 where %rt#c'e 3.2. 829 . does not re:u#re #t to term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation.2. (or the se&arat#on o( public corridors. 859 +n a floor area that #s sprin#lered. does re:u#re #t to term#nate at a $ert#ca' fire separation &ro$#ded the tota' occupant load o( the mezzanine #s not more than 60 and.y the &u.%.3 the d#stance o( tra$e' #s not more than 21 m when measured (rom any &o#nt on the mezzanine to.5.1.ut not 'ess than 9 m (or a'' other floor areas.4. assum#ng that the smo7e w#'' not &enetrate an #nter$en#ng fire separation.he tra$e' d#stance (rom a suite or a room not w#th#n a suite #s &erm#tted to .3. . a mezzanine sha'' .*.'#c that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'e 3.sect#on.ut#ng not more than.a. 2a3 the floor area #s d#$#ded so that not 'ess than one-th#rd o( the floor area #s on each s#de o( the fire separation.sect#on 3.a.

doorways. #( more than one e"it #s re:u#red (rom a floor area. !. at 'east one door at e$ery &r#nc#&a' entrance (rom ground 'e$e' sha'' .y /entence 233.3. other than sta#rs con(orm#ng to )'ause 2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted .4.e determ#ned .'e or the#r 'ocat#ons are c'ear'y #nd#cated and they are access#. 2a3 6. 2a3 21 m #n a high hazard industrial occupancy. the re:u#red e"it w#dth sha'' . mercantile occupancies.2.4. . 2e3 60 m #n any storage garage that con(orms to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.y /entence 3.2. 2#3 the public corridor #s not 'ess than 9 m w#de. the tra$e' d#stance sha'' not .4. the m#n#mum aggregate re:u#red w#dth o( e"its ser$#ng floor areas #ntended (or assembly occupancies. "#$#s#on 4 occupancy sha'' ..y mu't#&'y#ng the occupant load o( the area ser$ed .e 'ocated and arranged so that they are c'ear'y $#s#. 2.5.sect#on 3. 6idt0 $nd Eeig0t o/ E?its !.y.3.y mu't#&'y#ng the occupant load o( the area ser$ed .e 'ocated so that the tra$e' d#stance to at 'east one e"it sha'' .1.2. care and treatment or detention occupancy sha'' . &ro$#ded #t #s sprin#lered.$nt Lo$d 819 For the &ur&ose o( determ#n#ng the aggregate w#dth o( e"its.he m#n#mum aggregate w#dth o( means of egress ser$#ng a 4rou& %. 2c3 41 m #n a floor area that conta#ns an occupancy other than a high hazard industrial occupancy .3.y 1 . 829 65ce&t (or a high hazard industrial occupancy. 8!9 .5.ra$e' d#stance to an e"it sha'' .2133 to 2163.3 40 m #n a business and personal services occupancy.1.. Loc$tion o/ E?its 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . !. the occupant load o( e$ery room or floor area sha'' . 2##3 the ce#'#ng he#ght #n the public corridor #s not 'ess than 4 m a. 829 .2 mm &er &erson (or. &ro$#ded each ma#n a#s'e #n the floor area 'eads d#rect'y to an e"it. E?it 6idt0 B$sed on Occu.e not more than 10 m (rom any &o#nt #n a service space re(erred to #n /entence 3.e determ#ned .1.2.3 mm &er &erson (or a sta#r cons#st#ng o( ste&s whose r#se #s not more than 1 0 mm and whose run #s not 'ess than 2 0 mm. !.he m#n#mum aggregate w#dth o( e"its ser$#ng floor areas #ntended (or a care. 8!9 6"its sha'' .243.5. %rinci. or 2#3 ram&s w#th a s'o&e o( more than 1 #n . and 2#$3 not more than one-ha'( o( the re:u#red egress doorways (rom a room or suite o&en #nto the public corridor #( the room or suite #s re:u#red to ha$e more than one egress doorway.243 and 3.e measured to a door #n the firewall.2. and 2(3 30 m #n any floor area other than those re(erred to #n )'auses 2a3 to 2e3. business and personal services occupancies .1. 293. #n wh#ch rooms and suites are not se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area . .e cumu'at#$e #( two or more e"its con$erge.e determ#ned . residential occupancies. or 2##3 sta#rs.!. 2###3 the building #s sprin#lered.'e at a'' t#mes.y mu't#&'y#ng the occupant load o( the area ser$ed .2.y.e not more than.e determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th /u. /entence 213 need not a&&'y #( e"its are &'aced a'ong the &er#meter o( the floor area and are not more than 60 m a&art.e measured to an e5ter#or e"it door or an e"it door to a sta#rway. the e"its sha'' . and industrial occupancies sha'' .o$e a'' ('oor sur(aces.<. 2.y a public corridor. .8!9 . 3. measured a'ong the &er#meter. 859 +( there #s a firewall #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo'.ut sha'' . &ro$#ded.2.2.2.y /entences 223. 3. E?it 6idt0 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .1 mm &er &erson (or ram&s w#th a s'o&e o( not more than 1 #n . 2d3 101 m #n any floor area. ser$ed .$l Entr$nce 819 For the &ur&oses o( th#s /ect#on. 169 2c3 9.!.y a fire separation. corr#dors and &assageways.7. !.1.5.4 mm &er &erson.!.5.e des#gned #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements (or e"its.

2a3 1. mm &er &erson (or, 2#3 a#s'es, 2##3 sta#rs other than e"it sta#rs, and 2###3 ram&s and &assageways #n $om#tor#es and e"its, and 2,3 2.4 mm &er &erson (or e"it sta#rs. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red ,y /entence 213, the re:u#red e"it w#dth need not ,e cumu'at#$e #n an e"it ser$#ng two or more floor areas 'ocated one a,o$e the other. 879 ;he re:u#red e"it w#dth (or an e"it sta#r #n an assem,'y ha'' or theatre ser$#ng more than one ,a'cony 'e$e' sha'' con(orm to the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements (or sta#rs ser$#ng interconnected floor spaces #n %rt#c'e 3.2. .4. 8<9 +( more than one e"it #s re:u#red, e$ery e"it sha'' ,e cons#dered as contr#,ut#ng not more than one-ha'( o( the re:u#red e"it w#dth. 8;9 ;he w#dth o( an e"it sha'' ,e not 'ess than, 2a3 1 100 mm (or corr#dors and &assageways, 2,3 1 100 mm (or ram&s not ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms, 2c3 1 100 mm (or sta#rs, not ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms, that ser$e more than two storeys a,o$e the 'owest e"it level or more than one storey ,e'ow the 'owest e"it level, 2d3 900 mm (or sta#rs, not ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms, that ser$e not more than two storeys a,o$e the 'owest e"it level or not more than one storey ,e'ow the 'owest e"it level, 2e3 1 610 mm (or sta#rs and ram&s ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms, 2(3 1 010 mm (or doorways ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms, and 2g3 .90 mm (or doorways not ser$#ng &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms. !,5,!,!, E?its /rom Interconnected +loor (.$ce 819 6"it sta#rs that ser$e interconnected floor spaces as &ro$#ded #n %rt#c'es 3.2. .3. to 3.2. .11. sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'e 3.2. .4. and #n th#s /ect#on. !,5,!,5, E?it 6idt0 Reduction 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entences 223 to 243, no (#5ture, turnst#'e or construct#on sha'' &ro0ect #nto or ,e (#5ed w#th#n the re:u#red w#dth o( an e"it. 829 6"it doors sha'' ,e hung so that, when o&en, they sha'' ne#ther d#m#n#sh nor o,struct the re:u#red w#dth o( the e"it ,y more than 10 mm (or each door 'ea(. 8!9 /w#ng#ng doors #n the#r sw#ng sha'' not reduce the re:u#red w#dth o( e"it sta#rs or 'and#ngs to 'ess than .10 mm or reduce the w#dth o( an e"it &assageway to 'ess than the m#n#mum re:u#red w#dth. 859 =andra#'s and construct#on ,e'ow handra#'s are &erm#tted to &ro0ect #nto the re:u#red w#dth o( means of egress ,ut the &ro0ect#ons sha'' ,e not more than 100 mm on each s#de o( the re:u#red w#dth. 879 +n an e'ementary or secondary schoo', where a sta#r '#(t #s #nsta''ed #n an e"it sta#r, an #ntermed#ate handra#' sha'' ,e #nsta''ed ,etween the &ath o( tra$e' o( the sta#r '#(t and the rema#nder o( the sta#r to ensure that the sta#r '#(t w#'' not reduce the re:u#red w#dth o( the e"it sta#r. !,5,!,7, Ee$droom Cle$r$nce 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded ,y /entences 223, 243 and 213, e$ery e"it sha'' ha$e a c'ear he#ght o$er the c'ear w#dth o( the e"it o( not 'ess than 2 100 mm. 829 ;he c'ear he#ght o( sta#rways sha'' ,e measured $ert#ca''y, o$er the c'ear w#dth o( the sta#rway, (rom a stra#ght '#ne tangent to the tread and 'and#ng nos#ngs to the 'owest &o#nt a,o$e, and sha'' not ,e 'ess than 2 010 mm. 8!9 ;he c'ear he#ght o( 'and#ngs sha'' ,e measured $ert#ca''y, o$er the c'ear w#dth o( the 'and#ng, to the 'owest &o#nt a,o$e. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 213, the c'ear he#ght o( doorways sha'' not ,e 'ess than 2 030 mm. 879 Bo door c'oser or other de$#ce sha'' ,e #nsta''ed so as to reduce the c'ear he#ght o( a doorway to 'ess than 1 9 0 mm. !,5,5, +ire (e.$r$tion o/ E?its !,5,5,1, +ire:Resist$nce R$ting o/ E?it (e.$r$tions

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819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entences 223, 243, 3.3.1.4.233, 3.4.4.2.223, 3.4.4.3.213 and 3.13.3.1.233, e$ery e"it sha'' ,e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red ,y /u,sect#on 3.2.2., ,ut not 'ess than 41 m#n, (or, 2a3 the ('oor assem,'y a,o$e the storey, or 2,3 the ('oor assem,'y ,e'ow the storey, #( there #s no ('oor assem,'y a,o$e. 829 ;he fire-resistance rating o( the fire separation re(erred to #n /entence 213 need not ,e more than 2 h. 8!9 +( an e"it sta#r #n an assem,'y ha'' or theatre ser$es more than one ,a'cony 'e$e', the e"it sta#r sha'' ,e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building #n con(ormance w#th /entence 213. 859 ;he &ath o( e"it tra$e' may 'ead (rom an e"it door or e"it enc'osure through open air &ar7#ng that #s 'ocated ,e'ow a roo( or ('oor assem,'y that #s &art o( the building ser$ed ,y the e"it door or e"it enc'osure where, 2a3 the &ort#on o( the &ath o( e"it tra$e' that 'eads through the open air &ar7#ng #s not more than 9 m #n 'ength measured (rom the e"it door to a &o#nt at ground 'e$e' at the &er#meter o( the building, 2,3 measures are ta7en to &re$ent $eh#c'es #ntended to &ar7 #n s&aces ad0acent to the &ath o( e"it tra$e' (rom encroach#ng on the &ath o( e"it tra$e', and 2c3 an a'ternate means of egress not 'ead#ng through the open air &ar7#ng #s a$a#'a,'e (rom the #nter#or s#de o( the door o&en#ng onto the &ath o( e"it tra$e' through the open air &ar7#ng area. !,5,5,2, E?its t0roug0 Lobbies 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 223, no e"it (rom a floor area a,o$e or ,e'ow the first storey sha'' 'ead through a 'o,,y. 829 Bot more than one e"it (rom a floor area #s &erm#tted to 'ead through a 'o,,y &ro$#ded, 2a3 the 'o,,y ('oor #s not more than 4.1 m a,o$e grade, 2,3 the &ath o( tra$e' through the 'o,,y to the outdoors #s not more than 11 m, 2c3 the ad0acent rooms or &rem#ses ha$#ng d#rect access to the 'o,,y do not conta#n a residential occupancy or an industrial occupancy, e5ce&t that dwelling units may o&en d#rect'y onto the 'o,,y where, 2#3 (rom the #nter#or o( the e"it sta#r that o&ens onto the 'o,,y there #s a'ternate means of egress not 'ead#ng through the 'o,,y and such means of egress #s ent#re'y w#th#n the same storey as the 'o,,y, or 2##3 the floor area #s sprin#lered, 2d3 e5ce&t as re:u#red ,y )'ause 2g3, the 'o,,y #s not 'ocated w#th#n an interconnected floor space other than as descr#,ed #n /entence 3.2. .2.263, 2e3 the 'o,,y con(orms to the re:u#rements (or e"its, e5ce&t that, 2#3 rooms other than service rooms and storage rooms are &erm#tted to o&en onto the 'o,,y, 2##3 the fire separation ,etween the 'o,,y and a room used (or the so'e &ur&ose o( contro' and su&er$#s#on o( the building need not ha$e a fire-resistance rating, 2###3 the fire separation ,etween the 'o,,y and ad0acent occupancies that are &erm#tted to o&en onto the 'o,,y need not ha$e a fire-resistance rating &ro$#ded the 'o,,y and ad0acent occupancies are sprin#lered, and 2#$3 &assenger e'e$ator entrances are &erm#tted to o&en onto the 'o,,y &ro$#ded the e'e$ator entrance doors are des#gned to rema#n c'osed e5ce&t wh#'e 'oad#ng and un'oad#ng, 2(3 a fire separation, constructed #n accordance w#th /entence 3.4.4.1.213, #s ma#nta#ned ,etween the 'o,,y and any e"it &erm#tted ,y th#s /entence to 'ead through the 'o,,y, and 2g3 that #( the e"it ser$es a hotel, the 'o,,y #s not 'ocated w#th#n an interconnected floor space. !,5,5,!, E?terior %$ss$ge2$3 E?ce.tions 819 ;he re:u#rements o( /entences 3.4.4.1.213 and 3.2.3.13.213 and 233 do not a&&'y to an e5ter#or e"it &assageway &ro$#ded, 2a3 not 'ess than 10F o( the e5ter#or s#de #s o&en to the outdoors, and 2,3 an e"it sta#r #s &ro$#ded at each end o( the &assageway. !,5,5,5, Integrit3 o/ E?its 819 % fire separation that se&arates an e"it (rom the rema#nder o( the building sha'' ha$e no o&en#ngs e5ce&t (or, 1.1

2a3 stand&#&e and s&r#n7'er &#&#ng, 2,3 e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca,'es, tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways and noncombustible &#&#ng that ser$e on'y the e"it, 2c3 o&en#ngs re:u#red ,y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u,sect#on 3.2.6., 2d3 e"it doorways, 2e3 w#red g'ass and g'ass ,'oc7 &erm#tted ,y %rt#c'e 3.1. .14., and 2(3 a s&r#n7'er &rotected g'aCed wa'' assem,'y con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.1. .1 . 829 6"its w#th#n sc#ssors sta#rs and other cont#guous e"it sta#rways sha'' ,e se&arated (rom each other ,y a smo7e-t#ght fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the ('oor assem,'y through wh#ch they &ass. 8!9 7ire separations se&arat#ng cont#guous sta#rs descr#,ed #n /entence 223 sha'' not ,e &#erced ,y doorways, ductwor7, &#&#ng or any other o&en#ngs that a((ect the cont#nu#ty o( the se&arat#on. 859 % (ue'-(#red appliance sha'' not ,e #nsta''ed #n an e"it. 879 %n e"it sha'' not ,e used as a plenum (or a heat#ng, $ent#'at#ng or air-conditioning system. 8<9 %n e"it sha'' ,e des#gned (or no &ur&ose other than (or e5#t#ng, e5ce&t that an e"it #s &erm#tted a'so to ,e des#gned to ser$e as an access to a floor area. 8;9 % service room sha'' not o&en d#rect'y #nto an e"it. 8=9 /torage rooms, washrooms, to#'et rooms, 'aundry rooms and s#m#'ar anc#''ary rooms sha'' not o&en d#rect'y #nto an e"it. 899 Service spaces re(erred to #n /entence 3.2.1.1.293 sha'' not o&en d#rect'y #nto an e"it. 81>9 +n e'ementary and secondary schoo's, an e"it sha'' ,e des#gned so that #t does not ser$e as an access (rom one &ort#on o( a floor area to another &ort#on o( the same floor area. !,5,7, E?it (igns !,5,7,1, E?it (ign$ge 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded ,y /entences 293 and 2103, e$ery e"it door sha'' ha$e an e"it s#gn &'aced o$er or ad0acent to #t #( the e"it ser$es, 2a3 a building more than 2 storeys #n building height, 2,3 a building ha$#ng an occupant load o( more than 110, or 2c3 a room or floor area that has a (#re esca&e as &art o( a re:u#red means of egress. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded ,y /entence 2.3, e$ery e"it s#gn sha'', 2a3 ,e $#s#,'e on a&&roach to the e"it, 2,3 cons#st o( a green &#ctogram and wh#te gra&h#c sym,o' meet#ng the $#s#,#'#ty s&ec#(#cat#ons re(erred to #n +/O 3 64-1, >4ra&h#ca' /ym,o's N /a(ety )o'ours and /a(ety /#gns N -art 1: "es#gn -r#nc#&'es (or /a(ety /#gns #n 8or7&'aces and -u,'#c %reas?, and 2c3 con(orm to the d#mens#ons #nd#cated #n +/O .010, >4ra&h#ca' /ym,o's - /a(ety )o'ours and /a(ety /#gns - /a(ety /#gns @sed #n 8or7&'aces and -u,'#c %reas? (or the (o''ow#ng sym,o's: 2#3 6001 emergency e5#t 'e(t, 2##3 6002 emergency e5#t r#ght, 2###3 6001 90-degree d#rect#ona' arrow, and 2#$3 6006 41-degree d#rect#ona' arrow. 8!9 +nterna''y #''um#nated e"it s#gns sha'', 2a3 ,e cont#nuous'y #''um#nated, and 2,3 where #''um#nat#on o( the s#gn #s &owered ,y an e'ectr#ca' c#rcu#t, ,e constructed #n con(ormance w#th )/% 22.2 Bo. 141, >6mergency L#ght#ng 6:u#&ment?. 859 65terna''y #''um#nated e"it s#gns sha'' ,e cont#nuous'y #''um#nated ,y a '#ght (#5ture su&&'#ed ,y an e'ectr#ca' c#rcu#t. 879 -hoto'um#nescent and se'(-'um#nous e"it s#gns sha'', 2a3 con(orm to )%B!@L)-/1.2, >-hoto'um#nescent and /e'(-Lum#nous /#gns and -ath <ar7#ng /ystems?, 1.2

2,3 ,e cont#nuous'y #''um#nated #( re'#ant on an e5terna' energy source to energ#Ce the re('ect#$e coat#ng o( the s#gn, and 2c3 not ,e #nsta''ed #n a building w#th#n the sco&e o( /u,sect#on 3.2.6. 8<9 +( #''um#nat#on o( an e"it s#gn #s &ro$#ded (rom an e'ectr#ca' c#rcu#t, that c#rcu#t sha'', 2a3 ser$e no e:u#&ment other than emergency '#ght#ng #n the area where e"it s#gns are #nsta''ed, and 2,3 ,e connected to an emergency &ower su&&'y as descr#,ed #n /entence 3.2...4.213 8;9 8here no e"it #s $#s#,'e (rom a public corridor, (rom a corr#dor used ,y the &u,'#c #n a 4rou& % or * major occupancy or (rom &r#nc#&a' routes ser$#ng an o&en floor area ha$#ng an occupant load o( more than 110, an e"it s#gn con(orm#ng to )'auses 2232,3 and 2c3 w#th an arrow or other #nd#cator &o#nt#ng at the d#rect#on o( egress sha'' ,e &ro$#ded. 8=9 65ce&t (or egress doorways descr#,ed #n /entence 3.3.2.3.243, an e"it s#gn con(orm#ng to /entences 223 to 263 sha'' ,e &'aced o$er or ad0acent to e$ery egress doorway (rom rooms w#th an occupant load more than 60 #n 4rou& %, "#$#s#on 1 occupancies, dance ha''s, '#censed ,e$erage esta,'#shments and other s#m#'ar occupancies that, when occu&#ed, ha$e '#ght#ng 'e$e's ,e'ow the 'e$e' that wou'd &ro$#de easy #dent#(#cat#on o( the egress doorway. 899 65ce&t (or suite doors o&en#ng d#rect'y to the e5ter#or, e$ery e"it ser$#ng a hotel sha'' ha$e an e"it s#gn &'aced o$er or ad0acent to #t. 81>9 %n e"it s#gn #s not re:u#red w#th#n a suite conta#n#ng a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 3 occupancy #( the (o''ow#ng re:u#rements are met: 2a3 the suite conta#ns s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons, and 2,3 not more than 6 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency. !,5,7,2, (igns 2it0in E?it +$cilities 819 +n a building more than 2 storeys #n building height, any &art o( an e"it ram& or sta#r that cont#nues u& or down &ast the 'owest e"it level sha'' ,e c'ear'y mar7ed ,y a s#gn #nd#cat#ng that #t does not 'ead to an e"it. 829 %n e"it sta#r ser$#ng a building more than 6 storeys #n building height sha'' ,e c'ear'y mar7ed ,y s#gns #nd#cat#ng that #t does not 'ead to an e"it at the roo( 'e$e'. !,5,<, T3.es o/ E?it +$cilities !,5,<,1, (li. Resist$nce o/ R$m.s $nd (t$irs 819 ;he sur(aces o( ram&s, 'and#ngs and treads, 2a3 sha'' ha$e a (#n#sh that #s s'#& res#stant, and 2,3 #( access#,'e to the &u,'#c, sha'' ha$e e#ther a co'our contrast or a d#st#nct#$e &attern to demarcate the 'ead#ng edge o( the tread and the 'ead#ng edge o( the 'and#ng, as we'' as the ,eg#nn#ng and end o( a ram&. 829 ;reads and 'and#ngs o( e5ter#or e"it sta#rs sha'' ,e des#gned to ,e (ree o( #ce and snow accumu'at#ons #( the sta#rs, 2a3 are more than 10 m h#gh, or 2,3 ser$e a hotel.
Note& On *$nu$r3 1, 2>17, Article !,5,<,1, is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O, Reg, !<="1!, ss, <, 5!9

!,5,<,1, (ur/$ce +inis0 o/ R$m.s $nd (t$irs 819 ;he sur(aces o( ram&s, 'and#ngs and treads sha'', 2a3 ha$e a (#n#sh that #s s'#&-res#stant, and 2,3 #( access#,'e to the &u,'#c, ha$e a co'our contrast or a d#st#nct#$e $#sua' &attern to demarcate, 2#3 the 'ead#ng edge o( the tread, 2##3 the 'ead#ng edge o( the 'and#ng, and 2###3 the ,eg#nn#ng and end o( a ram&. 829 % tact#'e attent#on #nd#cator con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. .3.1 . sha'' ,e #nsta''ed, 2a3 at the to& o( the sta#rs start#ng one tread de&th ,ac7 (rom the edge o( the to& sta#r, and 2,3 at the 'ead#ng edge o( 'and#ngs where a doorway o&ens onto sta#rs. 8!9 ;reads and 'and#ngs o( e5ter#or e"it sta#rs sha'' ,e des#gned to ,e (ree o( #ce and snow accumu'at#ons #( the sta#rs, 2a3 are more than 10 m h#gh, or 1.3

2,3 ser$e a hotel. !,5,<,2, )inimum Number o/ Risers 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 3.3.2.13.213, e$ery ('#ght o( #nter#or sta#rs sha'' ha$e no (ewer than 3 r#sers. !,5,<,!, )$?imum 'ertic$l Rise o/ (t$ir +lig0ts $nd Re4uired L$ndings 819 Bo ('#ght o( sta#rs sha'' ha$e a $ert#ca' r#se o( more than 3.. m ,etween ('oors or 'and#ngs, e5ce&t that a ('#ght o( sta#rs ser$#ng as an e"it #n a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy sha'' ha$e a $ert#ca' r#se not more than 2.4 m ,etween ('oors or 'and#ngs. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded ,y /entence 233, a 'and#ng sha'' ,e &ro$#ded, 2a3 at the to& and ,ottom o( each ('#ght o( #nter#or and e5ter#or sta#rs, 2,3 at the to& and ,ottom o( e$ery sect#on o( ram&, 2c3 where a doorway o&ens onto a sta#r or ram&, 2d3 where a ram& o&ens onto a sta#r, and 2e3 where a sta#r o&ens onto a ram&. 8!9 % 'and#ng may ,e om#tted at the ,ottom o( an e5ter#or sta#r or ram&, &ro$#ded there #s no gate, door or (#5ed o,struct#on w#th#n the 'esser o(, 2a3 the w#dth o( the sta#r or ram&, or 2,3 1 100 mm. !,5,<,5, #imensions o/ L$ndings 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded ,y /entence 243, the 'ength and w#dth o( a 'and#ng sha'' ,e at 'east the w#dth o( the sta#rway or ram& #n wh#ch #t occurs, e5ce&t that #n a stra#ght run the 'ength o( the 'and#ng need not ,e more than 1 100 mm. 829 8here a doorway or sta#rway em&t#es onto a ram& through a s#de wa'', there sha'' ,e a 'e$e' area e5tend#ng across the (u'' w#dth o( the ram&, and (or a d#stance o( 300 mm on e#ther s#de o( the wa'' o&en#ng, e5ce&t one s#de #( #t a,uts on an end wa''. 8!9 8here a doorway or sta#rway em&t#es onto a ram& through an end wa'', there sha'' ,e a 'e$e' area e5tend#ng across the (u'' w#dth o( the ram& and a'ong #ts 'ength (or not 'ess than 900 mm. 859 8here the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e' changes at a 'and#ng, the 'and#ng #s &erm#tted to ,e cham(ered or cur$ed #n &'an, &ro$#ded the re:u#red w#dth o( the sta#r #s ma#nta#ned where measured &er&end#cu'ar to the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e' across the 'and#ng. !,5,<,7, E$ndr$ils 819 % sta#rway sha'' ha$e a handra#' on at 'east one s#de, and #( 1 100 mm or more #n w#dth, sha'' ha$e handra#'s on ,oth s#des. 829 +( the re:u#red w#dth o( a ram& or ('#ght o( sta#rs #s more than 2 200 mm, one or more #ntermed#ate handra#'s cont#nuous ,etween 'and#ngs sha'' ,e &ro$#ded, and 'ocated so that there w#'' ,e not more than 1 610 mm ,etween handra#'s. 8!9 =andra#'s sha'' ,e cont#nuous'y gras&a,'e a'ong the#r ent#re 'ength and sha'' ha$e, 2a3 a c#rcu'ar cross-sect#on w#th an outs#de d#ameter not 'ess than 30 mm and not more than 43 mm, or 2,3 any non-c#rcu'ar sha&e w#th a gras&a,'e &ort#on that has a &er#meter not 'ess than 100 mm and not more than 121 mm and whose 'argest cross-sect#ona' d#mens#on #s not more than 41 mm. 859 ;he he#ght o( handra#'s on sta#rs and ram&s sha'' ,e measured $ert#ca''y (rom the to& o( the handra#' to, 2a3 a stra#ght '#ne drawn tangent to the tread nos#ngs o( the sta#r ser$ed ,y the handra#', or 2,3 the sur(ace o( the ram&, ('oor or 'and#ng ser$ed ,y the handra#'. 879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded ,y /entences 263 and 2.3, the he#ght o( handra#'s on sta#rs and ram&s sha'' ,e, 2a3 not 'ess than 61 mm, and 2,3 not more than 961 mm. 8<9 =andra#'s #nsta''ed #n add#t#on to re:u#red handra#'s need not com&'y w#th /entence 213. 8;9 8here guards are re:u#red, handra#'s re:u#red on 'and#ngs sha'' ,e not more than 1 0.0 mm #n he#ght. 8=9 65ce&t as re:u#red ,y /entence 2143 and e5ce&t where #nterru&ted ,y doorways or newe's at changes #n d#rect#on, at 'east one handra#' sha'' ,e cont#nuous throughout the 'ength o( a sta#rway or ram&, #nc'ud#ng 'and#ngs. 1.4

899 =andra#'s sha'' ,e term#nated #n a manner that w#'' not o,struct &edestr#an tra$e' or create a haCard. 81>9 %t 'east one handra#' sha'', 2a3 #n the case o( a sta#r, 2#3 e5tend hor#Conta''y at the re:u#red he#ght, not 'ess than 300 mm ,eyond the to& r#ser, and 2##3 cont#nue to s'o&e (or a de&th o( one tread ,eyond the ,ottom r#ser (o''owed ,y a 300 mm hor#Conta' e5tens#on, and 2,3 #n the case o( a ram&, e5tend hor#Conta''y at the re:u#red he#ght, not 'ess than 300 mm ,eyond the to& and ,ottom edges o( the #nc'#ne. 8119 ;he c'earance ,etween a handra#' and any sur(ace ,eh#nd #t sha'' ,e not 'ess than 10 mm. 8129 =andra#'s and the#r su&&orts sha'' ,e des#gned and constructed to w#thstand the 'oad#ng $a'ues o,ta#ned (rom the nonconcurrent a&&'#cat#on o(, 2a3 a concentrated 'oad not 'ess than 0.9 7B a&&'#ed at any &o#nt and #n any d#rect#on (or a'' handra#'s, and 2,3 a un#(orm 'oad not 'ess than 0.. 7B!m a&&'#ed #n any d#rect#on to handra#'s not 'ocated w#th#n dwelling units. 81!9 % ram& sha'' ha$e handra#'s on ,oth s#des. 8159 +n a 'ong-term care home and a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 3 occupancy, a cont#nuous handra#' sha'' ,e &ro$#ded on ,oth s#des o( a sta#rway throughout the 'ength o( the sta#rway, #nc'ud#ng 'and#ngs, e5ce&t where a handra#' #s #nterru&ted ,y doorways or newe's at changes #n d#rect#on. !,5,<,<, Gu$rds 819 6$ery e"it sha'' ha$e a wa'' or a we''-secured guard on each s#de. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red ,y /entence 243, the he#ght o( guards (or e"it sta#rs sha'' ,e not 'ess than 920 mm measured $ert#ca''y to the to& o( the guard (rom a '#ne drawn through the outs#de edges o( the sta#r nos#ngs and 1 0.0 mm around 'and#ngs. 8!9 6"it ram&s and the#r 'and#ngs sha'' ,e &rotected w#th guards not 'ess than 1 0.0 mm measured $ert#ca''y to the to& o( the guard (rom the ram& sur(ace where the d#((erence #n e'e$at#on ,etween the ad0acent ground or ('oor 'e$e' and the ram& #s more than 600 mm. 859 ;he he#ght o( guards (or e5ter#or sta#rs and 'and#ngs more than 10 m a,o$e ad0acent ground 'e$e' sha'' ,e not 'ess than 1 100 mm measured $ert#ca''y to the to& o( the guard (rom the sur(ace o( the 'and#ng or a '#ne drawn through the outs#de edges o( the sta#r nos#ngs. 879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263, o&en#ngs through any guard that #s re:u#red ,y /entence 213 sha'' ,e o( a s#Ce that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 100 mm un'ess #t can ,e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs that e5ceed th#s '#m#t do not re&resent a haCard. 8<9 O&en#ngs through any guard that #s re:u#red ,y /entence 213 and that #s #nsta''ed #n a building o( industrial occupancy sha'' ,e o( a s#Ce that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 200 mm un'ess #t can ,e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs that e5ceed th#s '#m#t do not re&resent a haCard. 8;9 +n a sta#rway, a w#ndow (or wh#ch the d#stance measured $ert#ca''y ,etween the ,ottom o( the w#ndow and a '#ne drawn through the outs#de edges o( the sta#r nos#ngs #s 'ess than 900 mm, or a w#ndow that e5tends to 'ess than 1 0.0 mm a,o$e the 'and#ng, sha'', 2a3 ,e &rotected ,y a guard that #s, 2#3 'ocated a&&ro5#mate'y 900 mm a,o$e a '#ne drawn through the outs#de edges o( the sta#r nos#ngs, or 2##3 not 'ess than 1 0.0 mm h#gh measured to the to& o( the guard (rom the sur(ace o( the 'and#ng, or 2,3 ,e (#5ed #n &os#t#on and des#gned to res#st the 'atera' des#gn 'oads s&ec#(#ed (or guards and wa''s #n %rt#c'es 4.1.1.14. and 4.1.1.16. 8=9 @n'ess #t can ,e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs do not &resent a haCard, a guard sha'' ,e des#gned so that no mem,er, attachment or o&en#ng 'ocated ,etween 140 mm and 900 mm a,o$e the 'e$e' ,e#ng &rotected ,y the guard w#'' (ac#'#tate c'#m,#ng. !,5,<,;, R$m. (lo.e 819 65ce&t as re:u#red (or a#s'es ,y %rt#c'e 3.3.2.4., the ma5#mum s'o&e o( a ram& sha'' ,e, 2a3 1 #n 10 #n any assembly, care, care and treatment, detention or residential occupancy, 2,3 1 #n 6 #n rooms or floor areas c'ass#(#ed as mercantile occupancy or industrial occupancy, 1.1

2c3 1 #n

#n any other floor area, and

2d3 1 #n 10 (or an e5ter#or ram&. !,5,<,=, Tre$ds $nd Risers 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted (or dwelling units and ,y /entence 3.4...1.213 (or (#re esca&es, ste&s (or sta#rs sha'' ha$e a run o( not 'ess than 211 mm and not more than 311 mm ,etween success#$e ste&s. 829 /te&s (or sta#rs re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a r#se ,etween success#$e treads not 'ess than 121 mm and not more than 200 mm. 8!9 65ce&t #n (#re esca&e sta#rs and where an e5ter#or sta#r ad0o#ns a wal#way as &erm#tted ,y /entence 3.4.6.3.233, r#sers, measured as the $ert#ca' nos#ng-to-nos#ng d#stance, sha'' ,e o( un#(orm he#ght #n any one ('#ght, w#th a ma5#mum to'erance o(, 2a3 1 mm ,etween ad0acent treads or 'and#ngs, and 2,3 10 mm ,etween the ta''est and shortest r#sers #n a ('#ght. 859 65ce&t #n (#re esca&e sta#rs, treads, measured as the hor#Conta' nos#ng-to-nos#ng d#stance, sha'' ha$e a un#(orm run w#th a ma5#mum to'erance o(, 2a3 1 mm ,etween ad0acent treads, and 2,3 10 mm ,etween the dee&est and sha''owest treads #n a ('#ght. 879 ;reads and r#sers sha'' not d#((er s#gn#(#cant'y #n run and r#se #n success#$e ('#ghts #n any sta#r system. 8<9 8here ang'ed treads are #ncor&orated #nto a sta#r, the treads #n a'' sets o( ang'ed treads w#th#n a ('#ght sha'' turn #n the same d#rect#on. 8;9 ;he s'o&e on treads or 'and#ngs sha'' not e5ceed 1 #n 10. 8=9 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 2103, the to& o( the nos#ng o( a sta#r tread sha'' ha$e a rounded or ,e$e''ed edge e5tend#ng not 'ess than 6 mm and not more than 13 mm measured hor#Conta''y (rom the (ront o( the nos#ng. 899 ;he (ront edge o( sta#r treads #n e"its and &u,'#c access to e"its sha'' ,e at r#ght ang'es to the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e'. 81>9 +( res#'#ent mater#a' #s used to co$er the nos#ng o( a sta#r tread, the m#n#mum rad#us or ,e$e' re:u#red ,y /entence 2 3 #s &erm#tted to ,e reduced to 3 mm. !,5,<,9, Cur1ed (t$irs 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 223, ta&ered treads sha'' not ,e used #n an e"it. 829 % cur$ed sta#r used as an e"it sha'' ha$e, 2a3 a handra#' on each s#de, 2,3 treads w#th a m#n#mum run o( 240 mm e5c'us#$e o( nos#ngs, 2c3 treads that con(orm to %rt#c'e 3.4.6. . where they are measured 230 mm away (rom the handra#' at the narrow end o( the tread, and 2d3 an #ns#de rad#us that #s not 'ess than tw#ce the sta#r w#dth. !,5,<,1>, Eori-ont$l E?its 819 65ce&t #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo' that #s su,d#$#ded ,y a firewall, the floor area on each s#de o( a horizontal e"it sha'' ,e su((#c#ent to accommodate the occu&ants o( ,oth floor areas, a''ow#ng not 'ess than 0.1 m 2 o( c'ear ('oor s&ace &er &erson, e5ce&t that 1.1 m 2 sha'' ,e &ro$#ded (or each &erson #n a whee'cha#r and 2.1 m 2 (or each &at#ent #n ,ed. 829 +( $est#,u'es, enc'osed ,a'con#es or ,r#dges are used as &arts o( a horizontal e"it, the#r c'ear w#dth sha'' ,e not 'ess than that o( the e"it doorways o&en#ng #nto them, e5ce&t that handra#'s are not &erm#tted to &ro0ect #nto th#s c'ear w#dth more than 100 mm. 8!9 +n a horizontal e"it where there #s a d#((erence #n 'e$e' ,etween the connected floor areas, s'o&es not more than those s&ec#(#ed (or ram&s #n %rt#c'e 3.4.6... are &erm#tted to ,e used. 859 Bo sta#rs or ste&s sha'' ,e used at a horizontal e"it. 879 +( two doors are &ro$#ded #n a horizontal e"it that com&r#ses a &art o( the re:u#red num,er o( e"its (rom the floor areas on ,oth s#des o( the e"it, 2a3 the doors sha'' ,e mounted ad0acent to each other w#th the door on the r#ght s#de #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' through the horizontal e"it sw#ng#ng #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' through the horizontal e"it, and 1.6

2,3 s#gns sha'' ,e &ro$#ded on each s#de o( the horizontal e"it to #nd#cate the door that sw#ngs #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' (rom that s#de. 8<9 +( a horizontal e"it ut#'#Ces ,r#dges ,etween buildings or outs#de ,a'con#es, the ,r#dges or ,a'con#es sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'e 3.2.3.19. 8;9 %ny change #n ('oor 'e$e' (rom one s#de o( a horizontal e"it to the other s#de sha'' not e5ceed 2 000 mm. !,5,<,11, #oors 819 ;he d#stance ,etween a sta#r r#ser and the 'ead#ng edge o( a door dur#ng #ts sw#ng sha'' ,e not 'ess than 300 mm. 829 Bo e"it door sha'' o&en d#rect'y onto a ste& e5ce&t that, #( there #s danger o( ,'oc7age (rom #ce or snow, an e"it door #s &erm#tted to o&en onto not more than one ste& wh#ch sha'' ,e not more than 110 mm h#gh. 8!9 6"it doors sha'' ,e c'ear'y #dent#(#a,'e. 859 Bo door 'ea( #n an e"it doorway w#th more than one 'ea( sha'' ,e 'ess than 600 mm w#de. !,5,<,12, #irection o/ #oor (2ing 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entences 223 and 233 and %rt#c'e 3.4.6.14., e$ery e"it door sha'', 2a3 o&en #n the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e', and 2,3 sw#ng on #ts $ert#ca' a5#s. 829 % door ser$#ng a s#ng'e dwelling unit sha'' sw#ng on #ts $ert#ca' a5#s. 8!9 65ce&t #n a high hazard industrial occupancy, an e"it door need not sw#ng #n the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e' where #t ser$es, 2a3 a room, suite or floor area ha$#ng an occupant load o( not more than 60 &ersons, or 2,3 as &art o( a means of egress (rom more than one floor area and the floor areas so ser$ed ha$e a tota' occupant load o( not more than 60 &ersons. !,5,<,1!, (el/:Closing #e1ices 819 %n e"it door that #s norma''y re:u#red to ,e 7e&t c'osed, 2a3 sha'' ,e &ro$#ded w#th a se'(-c'os#ng mechan#sm, and 2,3 sha'' not ,e secured #n an o&en &os#t#on e5ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 3.1. .12.213. !,5,<,15, (liding #oors 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 223 an e"it door 'ead#ng d#rect'y to outdoors at ground 'e$e' #s &erm#tted to ,e a s'#d#ng door &ro$#ded #t #s re'eased #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.3.1.11.213. 829 %n e"it door ser$#ng a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 1 occupancy, or an impeded egress zone #n other occupancies, #s &erm#tted to ,e a s'#d#ng door that does not con(orm to /entence 3.3.1.11.213 &ro$#ded #t #s des#gned to ,e re'eased #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.3.1.12. !,5,<,17, Re1ol1ing #oors 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 233, a re$o'$#ng door, #( used, sha'', 2a3 ,e co''a&s#,'e, 2,3 ha$e h#nged doors &ro$#d#ng e:u#$a'ent e5#t#ng ca&ac#ty 'ocated ad0acent to #t, 2c3 ,e used as an e"it (rom the ground ('oor 'e$e' on'y, 2d3 ,e not 'ess than 3 m (rom the (oot o( any sta#rway, and 2e3 ha$e a'' g'ass #n door 'ea$es and enc'osure &ane's con(orm#ng to, 2#3 )%B!)4/*-12.1-<, >;em&ered or Lam#nated /a(ety 4'ass?, or 2##3 )%B!)4/*-12.11-<, >8#red /a(ety 4'ass?. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 233, a re$o'$#ng door sha'' not ,e cons#dered to ha$e an e5#t#ng ca&ac#ty (or more than 41 &ersons. 8!9 %n e'ectr#ca''y &owered re$o'$#ng door #s not re:u#red to con(orm to /entences 213 and 223 &ro$#ded, 2a3 the door 'ea$es w#'' co''a&se and sto& automat#c rotat#on o( the door system and not o,struct the doorway #( a (orce not more than that s&ec#(#ed #n /entence 3.4.6.16.223 #s a&&'#ed at the centre o( a door 'ea(, 1..

2,3 the door 'ea$es are ca&a,'e o( ,e#ng o&ened (rom #ns#de the building w#thout re:u#r#ng 7eys, s&ec#a' de$#ces, or s&ec#a'#Ced 7now'edge o( the door o&en#ng mechan#sm, 2c3 the a''owa,'e e5#t#ng ca&ac#ty #s ,ased on the c'ear w#dth o( &assage through the door enc'osure when the doors are (u''y co''a&sed, 2d3 a &ermanent s#gn, whose centre'#ne #s ,etween 1 000 mm and 1 100 mm a,o$e the ('oor, #s &'aced on each (ace o( each door 'ea( #nd#cat#ng the method (or co''a&s#ng the door 'ea( #n an emergency, and 2e3 g'ass used (or door 'ea$es and enc'osure &ane's #s sa(ety g'ass con(orm#ng to, 2#3 )%B!)4/*-12.1-<, >;em&ered or Lam#nated /a(ety 4'ass?, or 2##3 )%B!)4/*-12.11-<, >8#red /a(ety 4'ass?. !,5,<,1<, #oor Rele$se E$rd2$re 819 65ce&t (or dwelling units, e5ce&t (or de$#ces on doors ser$#ng a contained use area or an impeded egress zone des#gned to ,e re'eased #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.3.1.12., and e5ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 243, 'oc7#ng, 'atch#ng and other (asten#ng de$#ces on e$ery e"it door sha'' &erm#t the door to ,e read#'y o&ened (rom the #ns#de w#th not more than one re'eas#ng o&erat#on and w#thout re:u#r#ng 7eys, s&ec#a' de$#ces or s&ec#a'#Ced 7now'edge o( the door o&en#ng mechan#sm. 829 +( a door #s e:u#&&ed w#th a 'atch#ng mechan#sm, a de$#ce that w#'' re'ease the 'atch and a''ow the door to sw#ng w#de o&en when a (orce o( not more than 90 B #s a&&'#ed to the de$#ce #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' to the e"it sha'' ,e #nsta''ed on, 2a3 e$ery e"it door (rom a floor area conta#n#ng an assembly occupancy ha$#ng an occupant load more than 100, 2,3 e$ery door 'ead#ng to an e"it 'o,,y (rom an e"it sta#r sha(t, and e$ery e5ter#or door 'ead#ng (rom an e"it sta#r sha(t #n a building ha$#ng an occupant load more than 100, and 2c3 e$ery e"it door (rom a floor area conta#n#ng a high hazard industrial occupancy. 8!9 65ce&t as re:u#red ,y /entence 3. .3.3.2.3, e$ery e"it door sha'' ,e des#gned and #nsta''ed so that, when the 'atch #s re'eased, the door w#'' o&en under a (orce o( not more than 90 B, a&&'#ed at the 7no, or other 'atch re'eas#ng de$#ce. 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 3.3.1.12.263, e'ectromagnet#c 'oc7s that do not #ncor&orate 'atches, &#ns or other s#m#'ar de$#ces to 7ee& the door #n the c'osed &os#t#on are &erm#tted to ,e #nsta''ed on e"it doors other than doors descr#,ed #n /entence 213 &ro$#ded, 2a3 the building #s e:u#&&ed w#th a (#re a'arm system con(orm#ng to /u,sect#on 3.2.4., 2,3 the 'oc7#ng de$#ce, and a'' s#m#'ar de$#ces #n the access to e"it 'ead#ng to the e"it door, are #nsta''ed as anc#''ary de$#ces to the (#re a'arm system and re'ease #mmed#ate'y u&on act#$at#on o(, 2#3 the alarm signal where a s#ng'e stage (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed, 2##3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /u,c'ause 2###3, the alert signal where a two stage (#re a'arm system #s #nsta''ed, or 2###3 the alarm signal o( a two stage (#re a'arm system #nsta''ed #n a care, care and treatment or detention occupancy, 2c3 the 'oc7#ng de$#ce re'eases #mmed#ate'y u&on 'oss o( &ower to the (#re a'arm contro' &ane' or 'oss o( &ower contro''#ng the e'ectromagnet#c 'oc7#ng mechan#sm and #ts assoc#ated au5#'#ary contro's, 2d3 the 'oc7#ng de$#ce re'eases #mmed#ate'y u&on actuat#on o( a manua''y o&erated sw#tch read#'y access#,'e on'y to author#Ced &ersonne' and 'ocated near the ma#n entrance o( the building or #n the centra' a'arm and contro' (ac#'#ty o( /entence 3.2.6...213, 2e3 the 'oc7#ng de$#ce re'eases #mmed#ate'y u&on a (au't ,e#ng detected #n the e'ectr#ca' c#rcu#t ,etween the (#re a'arm contro' &ane' and the contro''er o( the 'oc7#ng de$#ce, 2(3 the 'oc7#ng de$#ce re'eases #mmed#ate'y u&on the o&erat#on o( a manua' &u'' stat#on (or the (#re a'arm system 'ocated on the wa'' not more than 600 mm (rom the door, 2g3 a 'eg#,'e s#gn ha$#ng the words E)ERGENCD EHIT NLOCIE# BD +IRE ALAR) #s &ermanent'y mounted on the door, 2h3 the 'etter#ng on the s#gn re:u#red #n )'ause 2g3 #s at 'east 21 mm h#gh w#th a 1 mm stro7e, 2#3 u&on re'ease, the 'oc7#ng de$#ce must ,e reset manua''y ,y the actuat#on o( the sw#tch re(erred to #n )'ause 2d3, 203 the o&erat#on o( any ,y-&ass sw#tch, where &ro$#ded (or test#ng o( the (#re a'arm system, causes an aud#,'e s#gna' and a $#sua' s#gna' to ,e #nd#cated at the (#re a'arm annunc#ator &ane' and at the mon#tor#ng stat#on re(erred to #n )'ause 3.2.4. .243 2a3, and 273 emergency '#ght#ng #s &ro$#ded at the doors. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entences 263 and 2.3, e'ectromagnet#c 'oc7s are not &erm#tted to ,e #nsta''ed on e"it doors, 1.

2a3 descr#,ed #n )'ause 2232a3, 2,3 or 2c3, 2,3 ser$#ng an e'ementary or secondary schoo', or 2c3 'ead#ng d#rect'y (rom a high hazard industrial occupancy. 8<9 6'ectromagnet#c 'oc7s are &erm#tted to ,e #nsta''ed on an e5ter#or door 'ead#ng (rom an e"it sta#rway #n a building ser$#ng on'y a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 2 major occupancy or a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 3 major occupancy. 8;9 6'ectromagnet#c 'oc7s are &erm#tted to ,e #nsta''ed on an e"it door that ser$es on'y a gaming premises #(, 2a3 the gaming premises #s 'ocated w#th#n a sprin#lered floor area, 2,3 smo#e detectors are #nsta''ed #n each room and each corr#dor access#,'e to the &u,'#c, 2c3 a (orce o( not more than 90 B a&&'#ed to the door o&en#ng hardware #n#t#ates an #rre$ers#,'e &rocess that w#'' re'ease the 'oc7#ng de$#ce w#th#n 11 s and not re'oc7 unt#' the door has ,een o&ened, and 2d3 a 'eg#,'e s#gn con(orm#ng w#th )'ause 2432h3 #s &ermanent'y mounted on the e"it door to #nd#cate that the 'oc7#ng de$#ce w#'' re'ease w#th#n 11 s o( a&&'y#ng &ressure to the door re'ease hardware. 8=9 "oor hardware (or the o&erat#on o( the doors re(erred to #n th#s /ect#on sha'' ,e #nsta''ed at a he#ght not more than 1 200 mm a,o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. !,5,<,1;, Reser1ed !,5,<,1=, Emergenc3 Access to +loor Are$s 819 +n a building more than 6 storeys #n building height, 2a3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 233, doors &ro$#d#ng access to floor areas (rom e"it sta#rs sha'' not ha$e 'oc7#ng de$#ces to &re$ent entry #nto, 2#3 any floor area des#gnated as an area o( re(uge, 2##3 floor areas 'ocated at #nter$a's o( 1 storeys or 'ess, and 2###3 at 'east one o( the three h#ghest storeys, 2,3 doors re(erred to #n )'ause 2a3 that &ro$#de access #nto the floor area sha'' ,e #dent#(#ed ,y a s#gn on the sta#rway s#de to #nd#cate that they are o&ena,'e (rom that s#de, and 2c3 a master 7ey to (#t a'' door 'oc7#ng de$#ces that are #ntended to &re$ent entry #nto a floor area (rom an e"it sta#r sha'' ,e &ro$#ded #n a des#gnated 'ocat#on access#,'e to (#re(#ghters, or the door sha'' ,e &ro$#ded w#th a w#red g'ass &ane' not 'ess than 0.0641 m2 #n area and 'ocated not more than 300 mm (rom the door o&en#ng hardware. 829 +( access to floor areas through un'oc7ed doors #s re:u#red ,y )'ause 2132a3 or through e'ectromagnet#ca''y 'oc7ed doors as &erm#tted ,y /entence 233, #t sha'' ,e &oss#,'e (or a &erson enter#ng the floor area to ha$e access through un'oc7ed doors or through e'ectromagnet#ca''y 'oc7ed doors w#th#n the floor area to at 'east one other e"it. 8!9 6'ectromagnet#c 'oc7#ng de$#ces may ,e #nsta''ed on the doors &ro$#d#ng access to floor areas (rom e"it sta#rs as re:u#red ,y )'ause 2132a3, &ro$#ded a'' 'oc7#ng de$#ce re'ease and s#gnage &ro$#s#ons #n /entence 3.4.6.16.243 are #nsta''ed on ,oth s#des o( the doors. 859 +n a building not more than 6 storeys #n building height, doors &ro$#d#ng access (rom e"it sta#rs to a floor area conta#n#ng a hotel are &erm#tted to ha$e 'oc7#ng de$#ces to &re$ent entry #nto the floor area &ro$#ded the re:u#rements #n )'ause 2132c3 are com&'#ed w#th. !,5,<,19, +loor Numbering 819 %ra,#c numera's #nd#cat#ng the ass#gned ('oor num,er sha'', 2a3 ,e mounted &ermanent'y on each s#de o( doors to e"it sta#r sha(ts, 2,3 ,e not 'ess than 60 mm h#gh, ra#sed a&&ro5#mate'y 0.. mm a,o$e the sur(ace, 2c3 ,e 'ocated 1 100 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor, and 2d3 ,e contrast#ng #n co'our w#th the sur(ace to wh#ch they are a&&'#ed. 829 @&&er case 'etters #nd#cat#ng the des#gnat#on ass#gned to each e"it sta#r sha(t sha'' ,e mounted &ermanent'y on each s#de o( doors to the e"it sta#r sha(t and sha'', 2a3 ,e not 'ess than 60 mm h#gh, ra#sed a&&ro5#mate'y 0.. mm a,o$e the sur(ace, 2,3 ,e 'ocated 1 100 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor, and 2c3 ,e contrast#ng #n co'our w#th the sur(ace on wh#ch they are a&&'#ed. 1.9

!,5,;, +ire Esc$.es !,5,;,1, (co.e 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 223, (#re esca&es sha'' not ,e erected on a building. 829 +( #t #s #m&ract#ca,'e to &ro$#de one or more o( the e"it (ac#'#t#es '#sted #n %rt#c'e 3.4.1.4., (#re esca&es con(orm#ng to %rt#c'es 3.4...2. to 3.4..... are &erm#tted to ser$e floor areas #n an e5#st#ng building &ro$#ded the floor areas ser$ed are, 2a3 not #n an e'ementary or secondary schoo', 2,3 not more than 2 storeys a,o$e ground 'e$e' #n care, care and treatment or detention occupancies, and 2c3 not more than 1 storeys a,o$e ground 'e$e' #n other occupancies. !,5,;,2, +ire Esc$.e Construction 819 F#re esca&es sha'' ,e o( meta' or concrete, o( the sta#r ty&e e5tend#ng to ground 'e$e', constructed throughout #n a strong su,stant#a' manner and secure'y (#5ed to the building, e5ce&t that wooden (#re esca&es are &erm#tted to ,e used on buildings o( combustible construction #( a'' &osts and ,rac7ets are not 'ess than 9 mm #n the#r 'east d#mens#on and a'' other woodwor7 #s not 'ess than 3 mm #n #ts 'east d#mens#on. !,5,;,!, Access to +ire Esc$.es 819 %ccess to (#re esca&es sha'' ,e (rom corr#dors through doors at ('oor 'e$e', e5ce&t that access (rom a dwelling unit #s &erm#tted to ,e through a casement w#ndow ha$#ng an uno,structed o&en#ng not 'ess than 1 100 mm h#gh ,y 110 mm w#de w#th a s#'' he#ght o( not more than 900 mm a,o$e the #ns#de ('oor. 829 ;he c'ear area o( a (#re esca&e ,a'cony onto wh#ch a door o&ens, sha'' ,e not 'ess than 1 m2. !,5,;,5, %rotection o/ +ire Esc$.es 819 +( a (#re esca&e ser$es any storey a,o$e the second, o&en#ngs 'ocated #n a Cone descr#,ed #n /entence 223, #nc'ud#ng access doorways #n the e5ter#or wa''s o( the building to wh#ch the (#re esca&e #s attached, sha'' ,e &rotected ,y closures con(orm#ng to /u,sect#on 3.1. . 829 ;he Cone re(erred to #n /entence 213 e5tends (rom any ,a'cony, &'at(orm or sta#rway o( a (#re esca&e to a d#stance, 2a3 3 m hor#Conta''y, 2,3 10 m ,e'ow, and 2c3 1 00 mm a,o$e. !,5,;,7, (t$irs 819 /ta#rs sha'' ,e #nc'#ned at an ang'e o( not more than 41 ° w#th the hor#Conta', and the#r ste&s sha'' ha$e r#sers not more than 210 mm h#gh and treads not 'ess than 220 mm w#de e5c'us#$e o( nos#ng. 829 /ta#rway headroom sha'' ,e not 'ess than 1 910 mm &'us the he#ght o( one r#ser measured $ert#ca''y a,o$e the nos#ng o( any tread or &'at(orm. 8!9 ;he w#dth o( a (#re esca&e sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'es 3.4.3.1., 3.4.3.2. and 3.4.3.4., e5ce&t that the w#dth #s &erm#tted to ,e reduced to 110 mm &ro$#ded the (#re esca&e ser$es, 2a3 not more than 3 storeys, and 2,3 not more than 11 &ersons. 859 +( a ('#ght o( sta#rs 'ead#ng to the ground at the (oot o( a (#re esca&e #s not (#5ed #n &os#t#on, #t sha'', 2a3 ,e he'd #n the ra#sed &os#t#on w#thout a 'atch or 'oc7#ng de$#ce, 2,3 ,e (#tted w#th a counter,a'anc#ng de$#ce, 2c3 ,e eas#'y and :u#c7'y ,rought #nto &os#t#on (or use, and 2d3 reach the ground #n the 'owered &os#t#on. !,5,;,<, Gu$rds $nd R$ilings 819 ;he o&en s#des o( e$ery &'at(orm, ,a'cony and sta#rway (orm#ng &art o( a (#re esca&e sha'' ,e &rotected ,y guards not 'ess than 920 mm h#gh measured $ert#ca''y a,o$e the nos#ng o( any tread or &'at(orm. 829 ;he to& ra#' o( a guard #s &erm#tted to ser$e as a handra#' #( #t #s (ree (rom o,struct#ons that cou'd ,rea7 a handho'd. 8!9 % wa'' handra#' sha'' ,e #nsta''ed #( the (#re esca&e #s more than 110 mm w#de.

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859 O&en#ngs through any guard that #s re:u#red ,y /entence 213 sha'' ,e o( a s#Ce that w#'' &re$ent the &assage o( a s&here ha$#ng a d#ameter more than 100 mm un'ess #t can ,e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs that e5ceed th#s '#m#t do not re&resent a haCard. 879 @n'ess #t can ,e shown that the 'ocat#on and s#Ce o( o&en#ngs do not &resent a haCard, a guard (or a (#re esca&e sha'' ,e des#gned so that no mem,er, attachment or o&en#ng 'ocated ,etween 140 mm and 900 mm a,o$e a &'at(orm or the nos#ng o( any tread w#'' (ac#'#tate c'#m,#ng. !,5,;,;, L$ndings 819 -'at(orms (or a (#re esca&e sha'' ,e &ro$#ded #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements (or sta#r 'and#ngs #n %rt#c'es 3.4.6.3. and 3.4.6.4. (ection !,7, 'ertic$l Tr$ns.o rt$tion !,7,1, Gener$l !,7,1,1, (co.e 819 ;h#s /ect#on a&&'#es to $ert#ca' trans&ortat#on (ac#'#t#es #nsta''ed #n a building, #nc'ud#ng e'e$ators, esca'ators and dum,wa#ters. 829 6'e$ators #n a building w#th#n the sco&e o( /u,sect#on 3.2.6. sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'es 3.2.6.4. and 3.2.6.1. !,7,2, Ele1$tor Re4uirements !,7,2,1, Re4uired Ele1$tor 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223, #n a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy, #( s'ee&#ng rooms or &at#ent or res#dent ser$#ces are &ro$#ded on more than one ('oor 'e$e' and the ('oor 'e$e's are not connected ,y ram&s con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. .3.4., such ('oor 'e$e's sha'' ,e ser$ed ,y at 'east one e'e$ator that #s 'arge enough to accommodate a stretcher #n a hor#Conta' &os#t#on. 829 /entence 213 does not a&&'y to those &arts o( a floor area c'ass#(#ed as a 4rou& *, "#$#s#on 3 occupancy #(, 2a3 those &ort#ons o( the floor area conta#n s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons, and 2,3 not more than s#5 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#ng #n the case o( an emergency. !,7,2,2, B$rrier:+ree #esign 819 -assenger e'e$ators sha'' con(orm to %&&end#5 6 o( %/<6 %1..1 ! )/% *44, >/a(ety )ode (or 6'e$ators and 6sca'ators?. !,7,!, +ire (e.$r$tions !,7,!,1, +ire (e.$r$tions /or Ele1$tor Eoist2$3s 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 223, a vertical service space used as an e'e$ator ho#stway sha'' ,e se&arated (rom a'' other &ort#ons o( each ad0acent storey ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating con(orm#ng to ;a,'e 3.1.3.1. (or the fire-resistance rating re:u#red ,y /u,sect#on 3.2.2. (or, 2a3 the ('oor assem,'y a,o$e the storey, or 2,3 the ('oor assem,'y ,e'ow the storey, #( there #s no ('oor assem,'y a,o$e. T$ble !,7,!,1, +ire (e.$r$tion /or 'ertic$l Tr$ns.ort$tion (.$ce Form#ng -art o( /entences 3.1.3.1.213 and 3.1.3.2.213
+tem )o'umn 1 7ire-1esistance 1ating o( 7ire Separation Re:u#red (or F'oor %ssem,'y 'ess than 41 m#n 41 m#n 1h 1.1 h 2 h or more )o'umn 2 <#n#mum 7ire-1esistance 1ating o( ?ertical Service Space (or 6'e$ator =o#stway 41 m#n 41 m#n 1h 1h 1.1 h )o'umn 3 <#n#mum 7ire-1esistance 1ating o( ?ertical Service Space (or "um,wa#ters --41 m#n 41 m#n 1h 1h

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829 -assenger e'e$ators, other than those &ro$#ded (or (#re(#ghters #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.2.6.1., are &erm#tted to ,e 'ocated w#th#n or ad0acent to the o&en#ng o( an interconnected floor space &rotected #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.2. .3. to 3.2. .11., /entences 3.2. .2.243 and 263 w#thout ,e#ng enc'osed #n a ho#stway se&arated (rom the rema#nder 1 1

o( the interconnected floor space &ro$#ded the e'e$ator mach#nery #s 'ocated #n a room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation whose fire-resistance rating #s not 'ess than that re:u#red (or ho#stways ,y /entence 213. 8!9 8here the e'e$ator descr#,ed #n /entence 223 has doors o&en#ng #nto storeys a,o$e or ,e'ow the interconnected floor space #t sha'' ,e &rotected ,y $est#,u'es con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( /entence 3.2. .1.213. !,7,!,2, 'ertic$l (er1ice (.$ces /or #umb2$iters 819 % vertical service space conta#n#ng a dum,wa#ter sha'' ,e se&arated (rom a'' other &ort#ons o( each ad0acent storey ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating con(orm#ng to ;a,'e 3.1.3.1. (or the fire-resistance rating re:u#red ,y /u,sect#on 3.2.2. (or, 2a3 the ('oor assem,'y a,o$e the storey, or 2,3 the ('oor assem,'y ,e'ow the storey, #( there #s no ('oor assem,'y a,o$e. !,7,!,!, +ire (e.$r$tions /or Ele1$tor )$c0ine Rooms 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 223, a room conta#n#ng e'e$ator mach#nery sha'' ,e se&arated (rom a'' other &arts o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the vertical service space conta#n#ng the e'e$ator ho#stway. 829 % room conta#n#ng e'e$ator mach#nery need not ,e se&arated (rom the e'e$ator ho#stway that #t ser$es &ro$#ded the room and the ho#stway are se&arated (rom a'' other &arts o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the vertical service space conta#n#ng the e'e$ator ho#stway. !,7,5, #imensions $nd (igns !,7,5,1, Ele1$tor C$r #imensions 819 +( an e'e$ator #s #nsta''ed to con(orm to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.3.1..., or #( one or more e'e$ators are &ro$#ded #n a building more than three storeys #n building height, each storey ha$#ng e'e$ator ser$#ce sha'' ,e ser$ed ,y at 'east one e'e$ator that has #ns#de d#mens#ons that w#'' accommodate and &ro$#de ade:uate access (or a &at#ent stretcher 2 010 mm 'ong and 610 mm w#de #n the &rone &os#t#on. 829 %n e'e$ator sat#s(y#ng the re:u#rements o( /entence 213 sha'' ,e c'ear'y #dent#(#ed on the ma#n entrance 'e$e' o( the building. (ection !,<, (er1ice +$cilities !,<,1, Gener$l !,<,1,1, (co.e 819 ;he &ro$#s#ons o( th#s /ect#on a&&'y to horizontal service spaces, vertical service spaces , attic or roof spaces , ducts, craw' s&aces, sha(t s&aces, service rooms, and mechan#ca' &enthouses, and (ac#'#t#es conta#ned #n any o( them. 829 65ce&t (or plenum re:u#rements #n 3.6.4.3., the (#re sa(ety character#st#cs o( heat#ng, $ent#'at#ng and air-conditioning systems sha'' com&'y w#th -art 6. !,<,1,2, Reser1ed !,<,1,!, (tor$ge se %ro0ibition 819 Service spaces sha'' not ,e des#gned to (ac#'#tate su,se:uent use as storage s&ace. !,<,1,5, Reser1ed !,<,1,7, +i?ed Access L$dders 819 +( a (#5ed 'adder #s #nsta''ed to &ro$#de access to a roo( o( a building, the des#gn and #nsta''at#on o( the attachment and anchorage system (or the 'adder sha'' ,e as descr#,ed #n <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*- , >"es#gn, )onstruct#on and +nsta''at#on o( %nchorage /ystem (or F#5ed %ccess Ladders?. !,<,2, (er1ice Rooms !,<,2,1, +ire (e.$r$tions $round (er1ice Rooms 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entences 223 and 2 3 to 2103, (ue'-(#red appliances sha'' ,e #nsta''ed #n service rooms se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red ,y /entence 233, a (ue'-(#red appliance that ser$es on'y one room or suite #s not re:u#red to ,e #nsta''ed #n a service room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building. 8!9 % so'#d (ue' (#red appliance sha'' not ,e 'ocated #n a repair garage, a storage garage, or any other 'ocat#on where #t cou'd ,e e5&osed to ('amma,'e $a&ours or gases un'ess,

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2a3 #t #s enc'osed #n a service room that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fireresistance rating not 'ess than 1 h, 2,3 #t #s su&&'#ed w#th com,ust#on a#r d#rect'y (rom outs#de the building, and 2c3 the heat that #t generates #s su&&'#ed #nd#rect'y to the s&ace ser$ed ,y means o( ducts or &#&#ng. 859 % service room conta#n#ng an #nc#nerator sha'' ,e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h. 879 6:u#&ment that uses a '#:u#d ha$#ng a flash point ,e'ow 93.3E) sha'' ,e #nsta''ed #n a service room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 8<9 6'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment that #s re:u#red to ,e 'ocated #n a service room ,y a regu'at#on made under the 6lectricity Act, &22=, sha'' ,e #nsta''ed #n a service room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fireresistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 8;9 65ce&t as &erm#tted ,y /entence 2 3, #n a storey that #s not sprin#lered, a service room that conta#ns ser$#ce e:u#&ment other than that addressed ,y /entences 213 to 263, sha'' ,e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 8=9 +( a service room re(erred to #n /entence 2.3 conta#ns a '#m#ted :uant#ty o( ser$#ce e:u#&ment, and the ser$#ce e:u#&ment ne#ther const#tutes a (#re haCard nor #s essent#a' to the o&erat#on o( (#re sa(ety systems #n the building, the re:u#rements (or a fire separation sha'' not a&&'y. 899 % fire separation #s not re:u#red ,etween a (#re&'ace and the s&ace #t ser$es. 81>9 % fire separation #s not re:u#red ,etween a roo(-to& appliance and the building #t ser$es. 8119 ;he fire separation &ro$#s#ons (or a (ue'-(#red appliance #n a &orta,'e c'assroom sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'e 3.9.3... !,<,2,2, (er1ice Rooms under E?its 819 % service room conta#n#ng ser$#ce e:u#&ment su,0ect to &oss#,'e e5&'os#on, such as boilers o&erat#ng #n e5cess o( 100 7-a 2gauge3 and some ty&es o( re(r#gerat#ng mach#nery and trans(ormers, sha'' not ,e 'ocated d#rect'y under a re:u#red e"it. !,<,2,!, (er1ice E4ui.ment 819 % service room conta#n#ng s&ace heat#ng, s&ace coo'#ng and ser$#ce water heat#ng appliances #s &erm#tted to conta#n other ser$#ce e:u#&ment such as e'ectr#ca' ser$#ce e:u#&ment. !,<,2,5, Inciner$tor Rooms 819 % service room conta#n#ng an #nc#nerator sha'' not conta#n other (ue'-(#red appliances. !,<,2,7, Combustible Re/use (tor$ge 819 65ce&t as re:u#red ,y /entence 3.6.3.3.293, a room (or the storage o( combustible re(use sha'' ,e, 2a3 se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building ,y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h, and 2,3 sprin#lered. !,<,2,<, #oor (2ing /or (er1ice Rooms 819 % sw#ng-ty&e door (rom a service room conta#n#ng a boiler or #nc#nerator sha'' sw#ng outward (rom the room, e5ce&t that the door sha'' sw#ng #nward #( the door o&ens onto a corr#dor or any room used (or an assembly occupancy. !,<,2,;, Electric$l E4ui.ment '$ults 819 8here an e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't #s re:u#red ,y the 6'ectr#ca' /a(ety )ode ado&ted under Ontar#o Regu'at#on 164!99 26'ectr#ca' /a(ety )ode3 made under the 6lectricity Act, &22=, the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't sha'' ,e tota''y enc'osed ,y a fire separation o( so'#d masonry or concrete construct#on ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 3 h #( the $au't #s not &ro$#ded w#th an automat#c (#re e5t#ngu#sh#ng system and not 'ess than 2 h #( the $au't #s so &rotected. 829 8here a building #s re:u#red to ,e sprin#lered, the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't descr#,ed #n /entence 213 need not ,e sprin#lered &ro$#ded, 2a3 the $au't #s des#gned (or no &ur&ose other than to conta#n the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment, and 2,3 a smo#e detector #s &ro$#ded #n the $au't that w#'' actuate the building (#re a'arm system #n the e$ent o( a (#re #n the $au't. 8!9 % $au't, that #s &art o( a building and houses e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment #ndoors, sha'' ha$e, 2a3 roo(s or ce#'#ngs cons#st#ng o( re#n(orced concrete o( ade:uate strength (or the cond#t#ons and not 'ess than 110 mm th#c7, and 1 3

e remo$ed (rom the outs#de .etween the $au't descr#.ut to a he#ght o( not 'ess than 100 mm. 8179 .he ('oor o( the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't descr#.e ser$#ced w#thout danger to &ersonne'.e &ro$#ded w#th a su.093 m2.3 the (an #s 'ocated so that #t may .3.#ent tem&erature #n the $au't (rom e5ceed#ng 40E). e5ce&t that. contro''ed . or 2.19.#'#ty o( d#rt .ed #n )%B!)/%-) -<. 81. 2d3 the system #s automat#ca''y shut o(( #n the e$ent o( a (#re #n the $au't.223. 8159 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2113.e cons#dered #n determ#n#ng the $ent#'at#on re:u#rements. the #n'et (or (resh a#r sha'' 'ead (rom an outdoor area and sha'' term#nate at a &o#nt not more than 1 000 mm a.e '#:u#d t#ght and surrounded .ed #n /entences 213 and 223 sha'' .e des#gned so that.3 ('oors cons#st#ng o( re#n(orced concrete o( ade:uate strength (or the cond#t#ons and not 'ess than 110 mm th#c7. 81!9 %'' $ent#'at#on o&en#ngs sha'' . "#$#s#on 1 #n accordance w#th the 6'ectr#ca' /a(ety )ode ado&ted under Ontar#o Regu'at#on 164!99 26'ectr#ca' /a(ety )ode3 made under the 6lectricity Act. . and 2e3 a (#'ter #s &ro$#ded #n the a#r #n'et #( there #s a &oss#. 8119 +n the $au't $ent#'at#on system #n /entence 2103. roo(s or ce#'#ngs.ed #n /entence 2163 and the rest o( the building. 81<9 8here the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't #s 'ocated #n a haCardous 'ocat#on c'ass#(#ed as )'ass ++. and 2c3 a grounded rece&tac'e 'ocated #n a con$en#ent 'ocat#on #ns#de the $au't.ed #n /entences 213 and 223 may .e &ro$#ded w#th a ('oor dra#n connected to a co$ered sum& ca&a. and the connect#on sha'' ha$e a noncombustible tra& to &re$ent the s&read o( (#re (rom the $au't to the sum&. &22=. #t sha'' ha$e. 8<9 % $ent#'at#on duct or o&en#ng.e &rotected . 2. 2a3 ade:uate '#ght#ng.3 where the e:u#&ment #s #nsta''ed (or emergency &ur&oses on'y and #s not norma''y energ#Ced. 899 6$ery e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't sha'' . #t sha'' . 8=9 65&'os#on-re'#e( de$#ces and $ents or other &rotect#$e measures sha'' .y a closure at the &enetrat#on.e &ro$#ded w#th.e .rans(ormers and Reactors? #s #nsta''ed.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th /entences 6. 1 4 . 2a3 the $au't tem&erature #s thermostat#ca''y contro''ed.y the use o( common too's and #t #s tam&er&roo(. the ('oor o( the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't descr#. 8129 8here the $au't $ent#'at#on system #n /entence 293 #s a mechan#ca' system.3 'um#na#res 'ocated so that they may .e ade:uate'y anchored together #n a manner des#gned to res#st d#s'odgement .'e o( ho'd#ng a'' o( the '#:u#d (rom the 'argest #tem o( e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment. 2a3 where e:u#&ment #n the &ower c'ass as descr#. 879 On'y &#&es or ducts necessary (or (#re &rotect#on or the &ro&er o&erat#on o( the e'ectr#ca' #nsta''at#on sha'' &enetrate the fire separations surround#ng the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't.o$e the ('oor 'e$e' o( the $au't. 2.233 and 243 and the &rotect#on sha'' . need not .3.e se&arate (rom the system (or the rema#nder o( the building and sha'' . 2c3 a h#gh tem&erature a'arm #s &ro$#ded #n the $au't.9 6ach door to an e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't sha'' .y one or more sw#tches 'ocated near the entrance.e &ro$#ded w#th a $ent#'at#on system des#gned #n con(ormance w#th -art 6 to &re$ent the am.2.stant#a' 'oc7 or &ad'oc7.ased on the actua' (u''-'oad 'osses.'e &ressure-re'#e( o&en#ngs commun#cat#ng on'y w#th the a#r outs#de the building. 81>9 8here the $au't $ent#'at#on system #n /entence 293 #s d#rect'y (rom an outdoor area .e#ng drawn #n. and 2. 8.y e5&'os#on.e &ro$#ded (or e$ery e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't conta#n#ng d#e'ectr#c '#:u#d (#''ed e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3. near the entrance.e o( re#n(orced concrete not 'ess than 100 mm th#c7.y natura' $ent#'at#on w#thout the use o( ducts.y '#:u#d t#ght wa''s and s#''s o( su((#c#ent he#ght to con(#ne w#th#n the $au't a'' o( the '#:u#d (rom the 'argest #tem o( e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment.12. 2a3 no $ent o&en#ng e5ce&t to the e5ter#or o( the building. that &enetrates the fire separation to the outdoors.e not 'ess than 0. and where the e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment #s the &r#nc#&a' source o( heat. e5ce&t that ('oors that are at e5ca$at#on 'e$e' are &erm#tted to .002 m2!7Ha o( e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment ca&ac#ty w#th a m#n#mum o( 0. #t need not .e re'am&ed w#thout danger to &ersonne'.'e sea's such as weatherstr#&&#ng to m#n#m#Ce the entrance o( dust #nto the $au't.1. they sha'' ha$e su#ta.9 8here doors are &ro$#ded . and ('oors sha'' .2. >-ower .e #nsta''ed #n such a manner that #t cannot . $ent#'at#on re:u#rements are &erm#tted to . 859 8a''s. the com.#ned net area o( #n'et and out'et o&en#ngs sha'' .3 su#ta. 81=9 6$ery e'ectr#ca' e:u#&ment $au't sha'' .

=.!.$ces $nd (er1ice +$cilities !.3 des#gned (or the storage o( o5ygen conta#ners on'y.6.12.2. (tor$ge o/ O?3gen Cont$iners 819 +n a 4rou& *. 3. and 2(3 e:u#&&ed w#th rac7s to store the conta#ners.e'ow the storey.!. 859 % $ent (rom a vertical service space not e5tend#ng to the roo( sha'' .2.1. 2a3 #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .<.6.2.9.y /u. +o$med %l$stic %rotection 819 Foamed &'ast#c #nsu'at#on #n a vertical service space sha'' .'y a.<. and 2.!.<. a vertical service space sha'' .!.$ce Form#ng -art o( )'ause 3. a room (or the storage o( o5ygen conta#ners sha'' .e enc'osed at the to& w#th construct#on ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the vertical service space wa''s.<. 1 1 . !. 2a3 se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . (or the fire-resistance rating re:u#red .2.!.'y . and 2##3 1 h (or other buildings..2. 2a3 the ('oor assem.1. 8!9 % vertical service space that does not e5tend to the .e se&arated (rom a'' other &ort#ons o( each ad0acent storey . (#re sa(ety and '#(e sa(ety systems #s 'ocated #n a building.213 +tem 1.9.<.e &erm#tted through a vertical service space enc'osure.2932.3 conta#ns on'y the generat#ng set and e:u#&ment that #s re'ated to the emergency &ower su&&'y system. #( there #s no ('oor assem.3. Linen $nd Re/use C0utes 819 % '#nen chute or re(use chute sha''.e enc'osed at the 'owest 'e$e' w#th construct#on ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the vertical service space wa''s. %olumn & 7ire-1esistance 1ating o( 7ire Separation Re:u#red (or F'oor %ssem.y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than.1.'e 3.y /ect#on 3.1.ottom o( a building sha'' .e. #t sha'' .1.1. 2.o$e the storey. !.1 h 2 h or more )o'umn 2 <#n#mum 7ire-1esistance 1ating o( ?ertical Service Space --41 m#n 41 m#n 1h 1h 829 % vertical service space that does not e5tend through the roo( o( a building sha'' . T$ble !.2.'y a. !.3 and /entence 3. 2d3 '#ned w#th noncombustible (#n#sh.<.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.sect#on 3.3 the ('oor assem.3.2.e 'ocated #n a room that..sect#on 3. or 2. 2c3 $a&our t#ght. (or.6. 2#3 2 h (or buildings w#th#n the sco&e o( /u. Emergenc3 %o2er Inst$ll$tions 819 8here a generator #ntended to su&&'y emergency &ower (or '#ght#ng.1.a.<. 2. +ire (e.2.e #m&er$#ous to mo#sture. 2a3 . 'ertic$l (er1ice (.e &rotected #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.!. 4. !.e enc'osed w#th#n the building w#th construct#on ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the vertical service space wa''s. +ire (e.3 ha$e a smooth #nterna' sur(ace. 1.o$e.!. 2e3 se&arate'y e5hausted to the e5ter#or. 2.'y 'ess than 41 m#n 41 m#n 1h 1. 879 On'y o&en#ngs that are necessary (or the use o( the vertical service space sha'' .$r$tions /or 'ertic$l (er1ice (.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating con(orm#ng to .$r$tions /or 'ertic$l (er1ice (.$ces 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy.

<. 879 +nta7e o&en#ngs (or a '#nen chute or a re(use chute sha'' .$ces $nd (er1ice +$cilities !. &ro$#ded the construct#on .<.2.5.#n #nto wh#ch a re(use chute d#scharges sha'' . and 2.<. +ire (e.o$e the roo( w#th a $ent that.5.y a (us#.e'ow #s a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating e:u#$a'ent to that re:u#red (or the 1 6 . !.3 2 h #( no closure #s &ro$#ded at the chute out'et #nto the d#scharge room. Eori-ont$l (er1ice (. and 2d3 do not o&en d#rect'y #nto an e"it.10 mm. 2d3 .3 are se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .e o( su((#c#ent s#Ce to conta#n the re(use .!.1.o$e the roo( and sha'' .e 'ocated #n rooms or com&artments that.e $ented a.e #nsta''ed at the to& o( each '#nen chute or re(use chute. 2a3 has an uno. . 8<9 /&r#n7'ers sha'' . waste and $ent &#&#ng or noncombustible water &#&#ng. at a'ternate ('oor 'e$e's and #n the room or .3. or that can .$r$tions /or Eori-ont$l (er1ice (.e (#tted w#th closures des#gned to c'ose automat#ca''y and 'atch a(ter use.5. 8!9 %n #nter#or '#nen chute or re(use chute sha'' e5tend not 'ess than 1 m a.213.<. 2c3 are des#gned (or no other &ur&ose.h#s /u.5. (co. E?0$ust #uct Neg$ti1e %ressure 819 +( a vertical service space conta#ns an e"haust duct that ser$es more than one fire compartment.e e:u#&&ed at the to& w#th s&ray e:u#&ment (or wash#ng-down &ur&oses.e o&ened manua''y.6.y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 41 m#n.e 'ocated #n a sha(t #n wh#ch there are no ser$#ces other than noncombustible dra#n. 829 +( a horizontal service space or other concea'ed s&ace #s 'ocated a. 859 +nta7e o&en#ngs (or a '#nen chute or a re(use chute sha''. 2.1. craw' s&aces and attic or roof spaces.e 819 .etween th#s s&ace and the s&ace .'e '#n7.#n se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . th#s s&ace need not .y %rt#c'e 3. 899 % re(use chute sha'' d#scharge on'y #nto a room or . #nc'ud#ng ce#'#ng s&aces.2c3 .e corros#on-res#stant. . 8119 % room #nto wh#ch a re(use chute d#scharges sha'' conta#n no ser$#ce e:u#&ment that #s not re'ated to re(use hand'#ng and d#s&osa'.etween norma' #nter$a's o( em&ty#ng. and 2e3 .3 .3 #s e:u#&&ed w#th a co$er that w#'' o&en automat#ca''y.9 .y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . or 2. 2a3 ha$e no d#mens#on 'ess than .e #m&er$#ous to mo#sture and .ut not 'ess than. 81>9 .y an automat#c. 2a3 ha$e an area not more than 60F o( the cross-sect#ona' area o( the chute.1. duct s&aces. 8=9 % re(use chute sha'' . 2a3 1 h #( the chute out'et (or the d#scharge room #s &rotected . #n the e$ent o( a (#re #n the chute. 829 % sha(t conta#n#ng a '#nen chute or re(use chute sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating con(orm#ng to /entence 3.e d#$#ded at the fire separation as re:u#red .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building #t ser$es #n con(ormance w#th /entence 223.he room or .he room #nto wh#ch a '#nen chute d#scharges sha'' .3.$ces 819 % horizontal service space that &enetrates a re:u#red $ert#ca' fire separation sha'' . 8. !. the duct sha'' ha$e a (an 'ocated at or near the e5haust out'et to ensure that the duct #s under negat#$e &ressure.#n #nto wh#ch the chute d#scharges. and 2.o$e a re:u#red $ert#ca' fire separation other than a $ert#ca' sha(t.e constructed o( noncombustible mater#a'. se'(-'atch#ng closure he'd o&en .e e:u#&&ed w#th a water connect#on and ('oor dra#n (or wash#ng-down &ur&oses.sect#on a&&'#es to horizontal service spaces and ser$#ce (ac#'#t#es.structed area not 'ess than the cross-sect#ona' area o( the chute. !.

2 Bo.11. 0.<..#ng (or &neumat#c contro's. 2F.3 . &ro$#ded.!.re ca.1 m.3 the su&&orts (or the ce#'#ng mem.'es that e5h#.2 Bo.est I)a.'es?.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a. !.oth hor#Conta' and $ert#ca' d#mens#ons &'aced so that the ent#re #nter#or o( the duct or s&ace can . an a$erage o&t#ca' smo7e dens#ty o( not more than 0. Room $nd (. !.3.!.e $#ewed. Eeig0t $nd Are$ o/ Rooms !.$ce Access 819 %n attic or roof space more than 600 mm h#gh sha'' .4.#t a $ert#ca' char o( not more than 1. 2#$3 tota''y enc'osed nonmeta''#c raceways that e5h#. cons#st#ng o( ce#'#ng and duct s&aces.4 Rat#ng3.e'ow . !. %lenum Re4uirements 819 % concea'ed s&ace used as a plenum w#th#n a ('oor assem..1. >. and 2c3 con(orm to )%B!@L)-/112.5. !.#t a ('ame s&read not more than 1. 2###3 o&t#ca' (#. a smo7e dens#ty not more than 0.213 and %rt#c'e 6.2.5. o( )/% )22. 2a3 a'' mater#a's w#th#n the concea'ed s&ace ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21 and a smo7e de$e'o&ed c'ass#(#cat#on not more than 10..$ce Access 819 % horizontal service space.1.re ca. e5ce&t (or. Residenti$l Room #imensions 819 . (lee.sect#on 9.he he#ght o( e$ery room and s&ace sha'' . ..6 Rat#ng3.$ert#ca' fire separation.y a hatchway not 'ess than 110 mm .e &rotected . e5ce&t that the fire-resistance rating #s &erm#tted to .he uno.6 Rat#ng3.e not 'ess than 30 m#n #( the $ert#ca' fire separation #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating more than 41 m#n.$ce Eeig0t 819 .5. 2F. dorm#tor#es.rane are o( noncombustible mater#a' ha$#ng a me't#ng &o#nt not .rane sha'' . 8!9 %s..y 900 mm or .he areas o( rooms #n dwelling units.ing Are$s in Grou.y 900 mm.7.estos &a&er sha'' not .1.'es?.e su&&orted #n a manner that w#'' ma#nta#n the #ntegr#ty o( the ce#'#ng mem. B $nd C0ild C$re +$cilities 1 .'y.<.11 at a$erage o&t#ca' dens#ty when tested #n con(ormance w#th the F'ame and /mo7e .1. 2#3 tu.y a sta#rway.'etrough #n )'ause 4.1 m.1 at &ea7 o&t#ca' dens#ty and a smo7e dens#ty not more than 0. 829 .11 and a &ea7 o&t#ca' smo7e dens#ty o( not more than 0. 2F. >F#re and /mo7e )haracter#st#cs o( 6'ectr#ca' 8#r#ng and )a.<.structed he#ght #n dwelling units and s'ee&#ng rooms #n 4rou& ) occupancies sha'' con(orm to /u.3.'es?.$ce Access 819 % craw' s&ace sha'' ha$e at 'east one access o&en#ng not 'ess than 110 mm ... and 2$3 s#ng'e conductor e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca.2.<.est <ethods (or 6'ectr#ca' 8#res and )a. !. !.'y or w#th#n a roo( assem. 2. .e'ow .1.2. e$ery o&en#ng through the mem.y a fire stop flap that sha''.5.1.est #n the %&&end#5 to )/% )22.4.11.oard#ng houses and room#ng houses sha'' con(orm to -art 9. 2a3 sto& the ('ow o( a#r #nto the concea'ed s&ace #n the e$ent o( a (#re.e &ro$#ded w#th access (rom the ('oor #mmed#ate'y ..2.. >F#re .rane that (orms &art o( the re:u#red fire-resistance rating o( the assem. 829 +( a concea'ed s&ace re(erred to #n /entence 213 #s used as a return-a#r plenum and #ncor&orates a ce#'#ng mem.'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca. 0.est o( )e#'#ng F#resto& F'a& %ssem. Ee$lt0 Re4uirements !.<.e e5&osed #n su&&'y and return-a#r systems. Cr$2l (.1.e su((#c#ent so that the ce#'#ng or ce#'#ng (#5tures do not o.'#es?.struct mo$ement or act#$#t#es . Eori-ont$l (er1ice (. (ection !.5. 2##3 o&t#ca' (#.e'ow.rane (or the durat#on o( t#me re:u#red to &ro$#de the re:u#red fire-resistance rating. that #s more than 1 200 mm h#gh and 600 mm w#de sha'' ha$e #ns&ect#on doors not 'ess than 300 mm #n .#t a hor#Conta' ('ame d#stance o( not more than 1.3.1.'es that are 'ocated #n tota''y enc'osed noncombustible raceways.1 when tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!@L)-/102.1 m when tested #n con(ormance w#th the Hert#ca' F'ame .3.'es #n )a.'y need not con(orm to /entence 3. and 2.60E).'es and e'ectr#ca' w#res and ca. Attic or Roo/ (..'es that e5h#. >.

.sence o( a water su&&'y.2.. %lumbing +i?tures. 2. one or more w#ndows that. 829 Long-term care homes sha'' ha$e. !.. !.ed un#t.o$e the ('oor. 2c3 21. a sanitary drainage system and plumbing fi"tures! 829 8hen the #nsta''at#on o( a sanitary drainage system #s not &oss#.ed un#t.1. does not a&&'y. each building s#tuated on &ro&erty that a. a s#tt#ng room or a 'ounge. 6indo2 Are$s 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233 or otherw#se &erm#tted.'e #n near. o( not 'ess than 10F o( the area o( the room.5. m 2 &er &erson #n a room ha$#ng. o( not 'ess than 10F o( the area o( the room. 2a3 10.2. 2a3 #n an act#$#ty room.1.5.. 2. chem#ca' c'osets or other means (or the d#s&osa' o( human waste sha'' . e5c'us#$e o( s7y'#ghts.10.3 m2 #n a (our-. d#n#ng room or com. 2a3 an area not 'ess than .ing Are$s in C$m..2 m2 #n a two-. #( dou. 2#3 ha$e a tota' uno.. e5c'us#$e o( s7y'#ghts.structed g'ass area.5. and 2###3 are #nsta''ed w#th the .e 14 m2.#nat#on o( them #n dwelling units sha'' . 8!9 -'ay act#$#ty rooms #n a ch#'d care (ac#'#ty and wor7 areas #n live. !.structed g'ass area.5..e determ#ned #n accordance w#th the &ro$#s#ons #n /u.9 m2 &er cam&er.e &ro$#ded #n a building that #s not norma''y occu&#ed .2 m 2 &er em&'oyee #n e$ery room used (or s'ee&#ng &ur&oses.ed un#t.un7 un#ts are used.1..e &ro$#ded w#th w#ndows ha$#ng areas con(orm#ng to -art 9. and 2.!. e5ce&t that %rt#c'e 9. and e$ery &r#nc#&a' room such as '#$#ng room. %lumbing +$cilities !..9.3 #n a res#dentsD s'ee&#ng room.819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. 829 % camp for housing of wor#ers sha'' ha$e an area o( not 'ess than 3..ed un#t.93 m 2 o( ('oor sur(ace area (or each ch#'d w#th not 'ess than 2 300 mm ce#'#ng he#ght o$er the ent#re room area.e &ro$#ded w#th or ha$e access#.. m2. e5c'us#$e o( s7y'#ghts.2 m 2 &er cam&er or. and 2d3 29.2.1. e$ery room used (or s'ee&#ng #n any building.1. 2.u#'t-#n or &orta.e &ro$#ded. the area &er &erson sha'' . 8!9 4lumbing fi"tures need not . Gener$l 819 For the &ur&oses o( th#s /u.s 819 1ecreational camps sha'' ha$e an area #n the s'ee&#ng :uarters o( not 'ess than 3.'e or tr#&'e t#er . !.sect#on.uts on a street #n wh#ch a &u.. e5c'us#$e o( s&ace &ro$#ded (or washrooms and (or . (lee.. san#tary &r#$#es.'#c or mun#c#&a' water ma#n #s 'ocated sha'' .y &ersons where such #nsta''at#ons are #m&ract#ca' and other fi"tures are a$a#'a.. a ('oor s&ace not 'ess than.. 1 .3 a hor#Conta' d#mens#on not 'ess than 2 000 mm.ecause o( the a.. %lumbing $nd #r$in$ge (3stems 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 233.wor# units sha'' ha$e one or more w#ndows that con(orm to )'ause 2232a3. a s'ee&#ng area #n a 4rou& * occupancy sha'' &ro$#de not 'ess than 4. one or more w#ndows w#th a tota' uno. 829 /'ee&#ng rooms (or res#dents #n 'ong-term care homes sha'' ha$e.1. o( not 'ess than 1F o( the area o( the room. 6indo2s !. Reser1ed !..sect#on 3.ottom edge o( the g'ass o( e$ery w#ndow not more than 660 mm a.y buildings when the su. the occupant load sha'' ..'e .22 m2 #n a s#ng'e-...0 m2 #n a three-. 2##3 o&en to the outdoors and ha$e a tota' uno.'e c'othes c'osets.'e to #ts occu&ants a plumbing system #nc'ud#ng a potable water su&&'y..structed g'ass area.0ect building #s #n use. 8!9 % ch#'d care (ac#'#ty sha'' &ro$#de s'ee&#ng accommodat#on ha$#ng not 'ess than 0.3 16. e5ce&t that #n a 4rou& " occupancy. and 2c3 a ce#'#ng he#ght not 'ess than 2 300 mm.

8<9 8ash (ounta#ns #n c#rcu'ar or stra#ght trough (orm are &erm#tted to .3. Reg.e counted as &art o( the plumbing fi"tures re:u#red (or ma'es and (ema'es #n th#s /u. (entence 81>9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.y .213.e 'oc7ed (rom the #ns#de. ss. Note& On *$nu$r3 1..ortion be/ore Cl$use 8$9 $nd substituting Buni1ers$l 2$s0roomC.sect#on #(. 819. .213 may . 5!9 81>9 %ny she'( or &ro0ect#on a. 'a$ator#es re:u#red .e a haCard. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. Reg.e &ro$#ded #n '#eu o( the water c'osets otherw#se re:u#red .9 is $mended b3 striAing out Buni1ers$l toilet roomC in t0e . and 2.ed #n /entence 3..3 ch#'d care (ac#'#t#es. 899 %ny she'( or &ro0ect#on a. one ur#na' #s &erm#tted to .3.3 one washroom conta#n#ng one water c'oset that #s &erm#tted to .3 more than one water c'oset #s re:u#red (or (ema'es. . 8=9 *oth se5es are &erm#tted to .y a s#ng'e water c'oset #( the occupant load #s not more than 10 &ersons #n an assembly occupancy re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3. and 2d3 underta7#ng &rem#ses.. (entence 8. 2>17.st#tuted (or one o( the water c'osets. 2c3 &'aces o( worsh#&. (entence 8=9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.e su.e the e:u#$a'ent o( one 'a$atory.'e accuracy.e &ro$#ded (or each se5 assum#ng that the occupant load #s e:ua''y d#$#ded . 2. e5ce&t (or.e determ#ned w#th reasona. ss. and at 'east one add#t#ona' 'a$atory sha'' . restaurants.e e:u#&&ed w#th (aucets that.4.etween ma'es and (ema'es. (entence 899 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.sect#on: 2a3 one un#$ersa' washroom con(orm#ng to /entence 3. !<="1!. ss.e &ro$#ded (or each add#t#ona' two water c'osets or ur#na's.y /entence 213 sha'' . 2a3 e'ementary and secondary schoo's. ss. 2a3 o&erate automat#ca''y.e ser$ed . 2>17.he water c'oset and 'a$atory &ro$#ded #n the un#$ersa' to#'et room descr#. 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243. !<="1!. 829.e su.3 ch#'d care (ac#'#t#es. or 2. 5!9 2a3 more than one water c'oset #s re:u#red (or ma'es. .st#tuted (or water c'osets re:u#red . . 8(ee& O.e counted as water c'osets &ro$#ded the num. and 2.er o( ur#na's #s not more than. 859 +( on'y two water c'osets are re:u#red (or ma'es.e e:u#&&ed w#th (aucets that.4.sect#on.3 ha$e 'e$er ty&e hand'es that do not c'ose under s&r#ng act#on. 81>9 65ce&t (or dwelling units.e 'ocated so that #t w#'' not . Note& On *$nu$r3 1.829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u. at 'east one 'a$atory sha'' .e 'ocated so that #t w#'' not . 5!9 899 *oth se5es are &erm#tted to .oth se5es &ro$#ded the door to the room can . 829.'#shments. 8. 2a3 o&erate automat#ca''y.3.e ser$ed .er o( water c'osets #n any other occupancy.e &ro$#ded #n a room conta#n#ng one or two water c'osets or ur#na's.9 . 2a3 e'ementary and secondary schoo's. the (o''ow#ng may . 879 65ce&t as re:u#red #n th#s /u. 2>17. and 2.y th#s /u.e used . un'ess the &ro&ort#on o( each se5 e5&ected #n the building can . water c'osets sha'' .3. 2d3 underta7#ng &rem#ses.y th#s /u. Reg. ca(eter#as and a'coho'#c .y /entence 213 sha'' . .o$e a 'a$atory sha'' .sect#on. 829.12. Reg. or 1 9 .y a s#ng'e water c'oset #( the occupant load #s not more than 10 &ersons #n an assembly occupancy re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3. 2a3 one-(#(th o( the re:u#red num. 2.. ur#na's are &erm#tted to . 8119 65ce&t (or dwelling units.e &ro$#ded #n '#eu o( re:u#red 'a$ator#es &ro$#ded each 100 mm o( c#rcum(erence or trough 'ength #s cons#dered to . !<="1!. and 2e3 d#n#ng rooms. . 'a$ator#es re:u#red .12.er o( water c'osets #n hos&#ta's and 'ong-term care homes.e$erage esta. 5!9 8=9 8here one water c'oset #s re:u#red (or ma'es and one water c'oset #s re:u#red (or (ema'es. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. !<="1!. e5ce&t (or.sect#on (or ma'es and may .e a haCard.3 two-th#rds o( the re:u#red num. 2>17.o$e a 'a$atory sha'' . 2c3 &'aces o( worsh#&.

A.'e 3. !<="1!.1 . 3...6 .5.. 5!9 T$ble !. 9 10 11 12 13 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 100 (ema'es #n e5cess o( 400 829 65ce&t (or mot#on &#cture theatres. )o'umn 1 Bum.300 301 . 9.a. . =. 9 10 11 12 13 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 100 (ema'es #n e5cess o( 400 8!9 .3.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 1 to 10 11 to .5.'e 3.6 to 200 201 to 210 211 to 300 301 to 310 311 to 400 o$er 400 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.5.*.121 126 ..a.2.3.. 10. 4. . &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 200 ma'es #n e5cess o( 400 )o'umn 3 <#n#mum Bum.6 . 6. .!.4.400 O$er 400 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.B.1 .. 3.2 3.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or assembly occupancies sha'' con(orm to . !.4. "#$#s#on 1 occupancies sha'' con(orm to .110 111 . T$ble !.3.er o( 8ater )'osets (or <a'es 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 1 1 6 6 . 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu.2..213 +tem 1.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 1 .210 211 . 9.!. %lumbing +i?tures /or Assembl3 Occu.er o( 8ater )'osets (or Fema'es 1 2 3 4 1 6 .8=9C $nd substituting B(entence !..4. ss. 12. 11.). 1.%. 4..er o( 8ater )'osets (or Fema'es 2 3 4 1 6 . Note& On *$nu$r3 1.. "#$#s#on 3 occupancies. the num. "#$#s#on 4 occupancies..he num.5. 11..a. Reg. &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 200 ma'es #n e5cess o( 400 )o'umn 3 <#n#mum Bum.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.200 201 .3 ha$e 'e$er ty&e hand'es that do not c'ose under s&r#ng act#on.2.. 2>17. 2c3 4rou& %...21 26 ..310 311 . 6.2.1 1. 2.. 1.. 2. the num.899C..er o( 8ater )'osets (or <a'es 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 1 1 6 6 .'e 3.10 11 .y /entences 223 to 2163 and /entence 3.!.100 101 ..3.4. 12.. (entence 819 is $mended b3 striAing out B(entence !..223 +tem 1.. 10. 2. 8(ee& O.6 to 100 101 to 121 126 to 110 111 to 1.4.3.5.$ncies 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded . 13.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or 4rou& %. )o'umn 1 Bum.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu.4. 2a3 mot#on &#cture theatres.1..er o( water c'osets re:u#red sha'' con(orm to . (or. and 2d3 outdoor pools.. 190 .3 4rou& %. .1 1.

he num... 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu.er o( 6m&'oyees o( 6ach /e5 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 110 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 100 859 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 263 and 2. 4.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or esta.1 2. )o'umn 1 Bum.#..5. .er o( 8ater )'osets and 191 .3.4.11.'e 3. 11.. ..F.243 +tem 1.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entences 3.. 9. se&arate san#tary (ac#'#t#es sha'' .!.'#shment ha$#ng more than 40 seats.T$ble !.4.a..!. )o'umn 1 Bum.6 to 321 326 to 3.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 1 to 20 21 to .6.4.1 3..'#shments used &r#mar#'y (or the consum&t#on o( a'coho'#c ... 9.. T$ble !. 4..0 . .9.5.3.!.C.3.3 +tem 1. 4.14. 6.5. 6. )o'umn 1 Bum.213 and 3..6 to 100 o$er 100 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entences 3. 1.". 2..3.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 4 1 6 .+.1 to 90 91 to 110 111 to 140 141 to 1 0 1 1 to 220 221 to 260 o$er 260 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum. and the num.213 +tem 1.3.1. 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu. 3.1 to 101 106 to 131 136 to 161 166 to 191 196 to 221 226 to 2. .$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3... 10.4. .4.1. T$ble !.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or d#n#ng rooms. 6. 1. %lumbing +i?tures /or Assembl3 Occu.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 1 to 10 11 to .e$erages that &ro$#de '#m#ted or no (ood ser$#ce sha'' con(orm to .. #n add#t#on to (ac#'#t#es &ro$#ded (or &atrons.263 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum. restaurant.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 1 to 10 11 to 110 111 to 210 211 to 3.E. T$ble !. 3. 2. 2..e$erage esta. 9 10 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 40 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 260 8<9 +n e$ery d#n#ng room.1 3.a.243 and 2.a..$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entences 3.233 and 3..4. restaurants and ca(eter#a sha'' con(orm to .3.er o( water c'osets and 'a$ator#es re:u#red sha'' con(orm to . 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu.'e 3..3. 9 10 11 12 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 10 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 421 879 ...4.!.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 2 3 4 1 6 . ca(eter#a and a'coho'#c . 1.. 3.0 .er o( 8ater )'osets and )o'umn 3 <#n#mum Bum.6 to 421 o$er 421 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum. the num.5.'e 3. 12.3.e &ro$#ded (or em&'oyees.

3.er o( water c'osets re:u#red sha'' con(orm to. ca(eter#a and a'coho'#c ..ased on. 1..a.!..3. 6.er o( em&'oyees #s not more than 1.. 192 . 899 .er o( em&'oyees #n /entences 263 to 2 3 sha'' . .er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 1..e used .'#shment ha$#ng not more than 40 seats.1 to 101 3 106 to 131 4 136 to 161 1 166 to 191 6 196 to 221 .er o( water c'osets sha'' con(orm to . 3.6 to 421 11 o$er 421 12 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 10 &ar7#ng s&aces #n e5cess o( 421 1..2103 and 2113 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum..y em&'oyees #s not &ro$#ded on the &ar7#ng 'ot. T$ble !.er o( em&'oyees who are norma''y &resent on the &rem#ses at one t#me and sha'' #nc'ude on'y those who are &resent (or more than 21 &er cent o( the wor7#ng day.. 1.3 the door to the room can .G..".3 .e 'oc7ed (rom the #ns#de.. 10.E.4.e the ma5#mum num. where em&'oyees ser$e (ood on the &ar7#ng 'ot. 8=9 8here a se&arate em&'oyee washroom #s &ro$#ded. restaurant.5.oth (ema'e and ma'e em&'oyees &ro$#ded that. . 11. the same room may .3.3. 6. and 2.he num.. 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu.3.1 to 100 o$er 100 La$ator#es (or <a'es 1 2 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 ma'e em&'oyees #n e5cess o( 100 La$ator#es (or Fema'es 1 2 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 (ema'e em&'oyees #n e5cess o( 100 8.4. 226 to 2. 4. where (ood ser$#ce . T$ble !. 4.$ncies Form#ng &art o( /entences 3.er o( ma'e em&'oyees. 12.er o( (ema'e em&'oyees..4 . em&'oyees are &erm#tted to share the san#tary (ac#'#t#es &ro$#ded (or &atrons. 2.er o( seats &'us the num.. 2.e$erage esta..3 a (ema'e occupant load o( 10F o( the num.4. 1 to 9 10 to 24 21 to 49 10 to . 3.1.1 10 3.'e 3. and the m#n#mum num. or 2.. 2a3 a ma'e occupant load o( 10F o( the num. 81>9 For a &ar7#ng 'ot that #s &art o( a restaurant where &atrons are #ntended to eat #n $eh#c'es &ar7ed on the 'ot. . 9.a.er o( -ar7#ng /&aces 1 to 40 41 to 140 141 to 210 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 to 20 1 21 to .er o( -ar7#ng /&aces <#n#mum Bum.5.'e 3. the num.9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 2 3.a.6 to 321 9 326 to 3. 2.3.0 2 . 2a3 .2103 +tem )o'umn 1 )o'umn 2 Bum.4.$ncies Form#ng &art o( /entence 3.y .4.=.1 2.!. #n e$ery d#n#ng room. 2a3 the tota' num. 6$ter Closets /or Assembl3 Occu.er o( seats &'us the num.'e 3.4. and 2.

2.4. 6.10 .er o( each se5 10 w#thout regard to num.4.'e 3.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or non-res#dent#a' co''ege buildings sha'' .3 #s access#.he num.3.!. ..he num. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. 4.e at 'east one (#5ture (or each 100 ma'es and one (#5ture (or each .4.er o( ch#'dren &er water c'oset and 'a$atory sha'' con(orm to .4..+.. !.'e 3.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 193 . )o'umn 1 Bum.e at 'east one (#5ture (or each 110 &ersons o( each se5.2133 +tem )o'umn 1 %ge o( )h#'dren under 2 2 to 1 6 to 9 o$er 9 )o'umn 2 <a5#mum Bum.he num.I. and 2d3 conta#ns one 'a$atory.1 (ema'es. %lumbing +i?tures /or C$re.. 2. 211 to 2.e &ro$#ded so that each washroom. "#$#s#on 1 occupancies sha'' . 6$ter Closets in Grou.1 to 330 331 to 390 391 to 410 411 to 110 111 to 610 611 to .1 (ema'es.he num.5.'e (rom &at#entsD or res#dentsD s'ee&#ng rooms..as#s o( the s&ec#a' needs o( these occupancies..5.he num. 8159 . 81<9 .. 8129 ..5. 12. 2.er o( water c'osets and 'a$ator#es re:u#red (or 4rou& *.. %lumbing +i?tures /or $ C0ild C$re +$cilit3 Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or e'ementary and secondary schoo's sha'' . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancies sha'' con(orm to . 2a3 ser$es not more than (our &at#ents or res#dents.er o( each se5 11 (or ma'esG 11 (or (ema'es 30 (or ma'esG 26 (or (ema'es 1. T$ble !.. .=.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or em&'oyees #n 4rou& *. T$ble !. 829 +n a 4rou& *.he num.. #i1ision 2 or ! Occu. C$re $nd Tre$tment or #etention Occu.4. 81!9 +n a ch#'d care (ac#'#ty the ma5#mum num. B.er o( )h#'dren &er 8ater )'oset and La$atory 10 w#thout regard to num. 10. 8!9 ...3.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or dance ha''s and recreat#ona' esta.e at 'east one (#5ture (or each 100 ma'es and one (#5ture (or each ..a.5.e determ#ned on the .$ncies 819 . 2c3 conta#ns one water c'oset.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 u& to 9 10 to 24 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.5.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or &'aces o( worsh#& and underta7#ng &rem#ses sha'' .11 to 10 o$er 10 4 1 6 ..4.4.3..4. washrooms sha'' .'e 3.a.a.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or dr#$e-#n theatres sha'' con(orm to .0 2. 1.233 +tem 1. 9 10 11 12 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 100 &ar7#ng s&aces #n e5cess o( 10 8119 . 3. 9.'#shments sha'' .e at 'east one (#5ture (or each 30 ma'es and one (#5ture (or each 26 (ema'es.he num. 11. 8179 ..

'e 3. 4. %lumbing +i?tures /or Ot0er Residenti$l Occu... 2c3 water c'oset or dra#n'ess com&ost#ng water c'oset..4.eds.7.. the num.... 1. 6$ter Closets /or Business $nd %erson$l (er1ices Occu.3 &ro$#s#ons (or at 'east one wash#ng mach#ne or 'aundry tu.a.6..3.e &ro$#ded (or e$ery.e &ro$#ded (or each o( the water c'osets or &r#$#es re:u#red #n /entence 223.5. 2a3 at 'east one shower or other area o( .213 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum.oth se5es need .4...$ncies 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.'e sha'' . the num.. no (ewer than two 'a$ator#es or &ro$#s#on (or a &a#' or other &orta..213 +tem 1.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 u& to 9 10 to 24 21 to 49 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.$ncies 819 65ce&t (or dwelling units and as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.1 to 100 o$er 100 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 100 !. !.3 10 em&'oyees o( each se5 #n a camp for housing of wor#ers.. 21 to 49 10 to . 6.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3...1 to 100 o$er 100 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum. 2a3 10 cam&ers o( each se5 #n a recreational camp.. %lumbing +i?tures /or Business $nd %erson$l (er1ices Occu. 194 .. )o'umn 1 Bum. and 2. 3. T$ble !..athtu..5.5.6.a. 2a3 7#tchen s#n7.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 1.. 4.4 .ath#ng.$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. T$ble !.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 u& to 9 10 to 24 21 to 49 10 to . 2... %lumbing +$cilities /or #2elling nits 819 % dwelling unit where a &#&ed water su&&'y #s a$a#'a. and 2d3 . (or e$ery 11 . 859 % camp for housing of wor#ers sha'' #nc'ude. 1.4 .5.. 2. or shower sta''. 6. !.3 'a$atory. 2. 3.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or business and personal services occupancies sha'' con(orm to .<.'e conta#ner o( sound construct#on sha'' .4. and 2. 829 Bot more than one water c'oset to ser$e .e &ro$#ded #n a 4rou& " occupancy ha$#ng an occupant load o( not more than 10 &ersons.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or residential occupancies sha'' con(orm to ..<..e &ro$#ded w#th a.'e 3.5. 8!9 +n recreational camps and camps for housing of wor#ers .. 6$ter Closets +or Residenti$l Occu.4.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 100 829 %t 'east one water c'oset or &r#$y sha'' .

.4 ..5. 6$ter Closets /or )erc$ntile Occu.213 +tem 1.er o( 8ater )'osets and La$ator#es (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 100 1.er o( water c'osets and 'a$ator#es re:u#red (or industrial occupancies sha'' con(orm to .'e to the &u... 6.. the num..'e 3. 1.$ncies 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.oth se5es need .3 where the tota' area o( the occupancy.oth se5es need .9. )o'umn 1 Bum.4. #s not more than 300 m2.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 u& to 9 10 to 24 21 to 49 10 to .9.5..=.5.. #s not more than 300 m2. e5c'ud#ng basements.4 .=..4.e &ro$#ded.1 to 100 o$er 100 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.4. 191 . 4.e &ro$#ded #n a 4rou& 6 occupancy where. 8!9 Bot more than one water c'oset to ser$e .'#c #n mercantile occupancies sha'' . e5ce&t that.er o( 8ater )'osets (or 6ach /e5 1 2 3 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 100 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243.4. 3..9. 10 to .er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or em&'oyees #n mercantile occupancies sha'' con(orm to ..$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. T$ble !. 2. the num.$ncies 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s %rt#c'e.1 to 100 o$er 100 4 1 6 &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 30 &ersons o( each se5 #n e5cess o( 100 !.3 where the tota' area o( the mercantile occupancy. the num.213 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum. e5c'ud#ng basements. or 2. 2. 1.4.. not more than one water c'oset (or each se5 need . . or 2. 1. 3. %lumbing +i?tures /or Industri$l Occu.9.e counted as &art o( those re:u#red (or the &u. T$ble !.a.a. %lumbing +i?tures /or )erc$ntile Occu. 6.. 829 Bot more than one water c'oset to ser$e . !.. 859 For a restaurant c'ass#(#ed as mercantile occupancy. 4. .$ncies Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. #s not more than 600 m 2.1 to 100 o$er 100 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum. 2a3 the occupant load #s not more than 10 &ersons.4 . 2a3 the occupant load #s not more than n#ne &ersons.er o( water c'osets re:u#red (or the &u.'#c.. 2a3 water c'osets &ro$#ded (or em&'oyees are &erm#tted to . 6..'#c when these water c'osets are made access#.. and 2.. e5c'ud#ng basements.5.3.e &ro$#ded #n a 4rou& F occupancy where.er o( water c'osets and 'a$ator#es re:u#red sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'e 3. the num.'e 3.e at 'east one (#5ture (or each 300 ma'es and one (#5ture (or each 110 (ema'es.4.er o( -ersons o( 6ach /e5 u& to 9 10 to 24 21 to 49 10 to .3 the tota' area o( the occupancy. %lumbing +i?tures /or Industri$l Occu.

e &rotected (rom deter#orat#on .5. !. 2a3 one 'aundry tray or s#m#'ar (ac#'#ty.3 a ta& (rom a &#&ed water su&&'y.s sha'' not . 8!9 +( a ser$#ce building #s re:u#red . !.. #rinAing 6$ter 819 On e$ery ('oor where wor7 w#'' . !.#'e homes.'#c use.5.. %0$rm$cies 196 .y #m&er$#ous and dura. 829 . 829 65ce&t #n a room (or private use.e #nsta''ed #n a washroom (or public use that conta#ns a ur#na' or a water c'oset e:u#&&ed w#th an automat#c ('ush#ng de$#ce. 2a3 two water c'osets. a m#n#mum c'earance o( 3 0 mm sha'' .sect#on . water c'osets. and 2. or shower (or each se5.e'ow the u&&ermost sur(aces o( ur#na's sha'' . Gr$b B$r Inst$ll$tion 819 4ra. 2. !..1<.5.he ser$#ce building re:u#red .. %lumbing +i?tures /or )obile Eome +$cilities 819 +( mo. 6$ter Tem... 'a$ator#es..1.3 one water c'oset and one ur#na'.3 an add#t#ona' water c'oset (or each se5 (or each add#t#ona' 10 mo..y /entence 213 sha'' conta#n....y #m&er$#ous and dura.12.5.1!.e#ng 'oc7ed (rom the #ns#de.. or 2d3 one . ur#na's.e &ro$#ded w#th a (u'' he#ght door that #s ca&a. +loor #r$ins 819 % ('oor dra#n sha'' .er$ture Control 819 % water distribution system su&&'y#ng hot water to plumbing fi"tures sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n /u.19.. !.5.5.3 one . !. !.1.e $#s#.5. and 2.'e o( . Cle$r$nces /or 6$ter Closets 819 65ce&t #n a dwelling unit and e5ce&t as re:u#red .1=.213 and at 'east.#'e homes do not ha$e #nd#$#dua' &'um. 2c3 one shower sta''. .'e mater#a' (or a d#stance (rom the ur#na' to a &o#nt not 'ess than 900 mm (rom the &ro0ected out'#ne o( the ur#na' on to the wa'' or ('oor. potable water sha'' .11.5.e &ro$#ded (rom. sha'' not .17.. 829 F'oor sur(aces around a water c'oset sha'' . or 2c3 a ta& (rom a co$ered $esse'.4. ($/et3 Gl$ss 819 4'ass. the doorway to the room sha'' .e &er(ormed. showers and .e used (or a shower or .ars that are #nsta''ed sha'' res#st a m#n#mum 'oad o( 1..athtu. 2... 2a3 at 'east one water c'oset (or each se5 #( the ser$#ce building (ac#'#t#es ser$e not more than 10 mo.athtu.. !.3 7B a&&'#ed $ert#ca''y or hor#Conta''y.athtu.athtu. . enc'osure.y /entence 3.#'e homes.5. other than sa(ety g'ass.6.. 2a3 a (ounta#n w#th an u&ward 0et.y /entence 213 #t sha'' conta#n 'a$ator#es as re:u#red .e &ro$#ded (or &u. a ser$#ce building sha'' .#ng (ac#'#t#es connected to a centra' water su&&'y and dra#nage system.'e (rom the entrance to the room where #t conta#ns at 'east.'e mater#a' (or a d#stance not 'ess than 900 mm (rom the &ro0ected out'#ne o( the water c'oset on to the ('oor..!.e &ro$#ded #n (ront o( a water c'oset..1>.... (ur/$ce %rotection 819 8a'' and ('oor sur(aces .e &er(ormed and w#th#n 100 m o( any area where wor7 w#'' . !.15.2. %ri1$c3 819 +( a room conta#ns not more than 1 water c'oset..y /ect#on 3..5.e &rotected (rom deter#orat#on .

. or an #ngred#ent o( (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on. ><ed#ca' 4as -#&#ng /ystems .1.3 the d#stance o( tra$e' .. ('oors and ('oor co$er#ngs sha'' ..e easy to c'ean.5.e used e((ect#$e'y (or wash#ng and r#ns#ng and the second com&artment or s#n7 can .'#c #n /entence 223 need not .-art 1: -#&e'#nes (or <ed#ca' 4ases and Hacuum?. where the (#rst com&artment or s#n7 can .. or 2c3 wash#ng fi"tures or to#'et fi"tures are 'ocated.<.e stored. Ee$lt0 C$re +$cilit3 (3stems !.e &ro$#ded w#th a s#n7 w#th hot and co'd potable water (or wash#ng utens#'s used #n the &re&arat#on. Loc$tion o/ %lumbing +i?tures 819 % room conta#n#ng a water c'oset sha'' .ing 819 %'' med#ca' gas &#&#ng systems sha'' .e sh#e'ded to &rotect any &erson who cou'd . so'd or o((ered (or sa'e. #nsta''ed and tested #n con(ormance w#th )/% O32..sect#on a&&'y to a'' food premises. ser$ed. &re&ared.li$nces $nd (inAs 819 % se&arate 'a$atory (or the handwash#ng o( em&'oyees sha'' . &rocessed.3 utens#'s are washed.e 'ocated #n the restaurant. they sha'' cons#st o(.etween the restaurant and the room #s not more than 41 m.. or 2##3 a two-com&artment s#n7 or two s#n7s.. and 2. or an #ngred#ent o( (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on.<. &rocessed.he re:u#rements o( th#s /u.!. A. d#str#. !.7. constructed.. or 2. #nsta''ed and tested #n con(ormance w#th )%B!)/%O..ent #n rooms where.<. 8!9 % room conta#n#ng plumbing fi"tures (or the &u. a room conta#n#ng plumbing fi"tures (or the &u.<.!.. 2#3 a three-com&artment s#n7 or three s#n7s.<.e des#gned.lic$tion 819 . A.uted. so'd or o((ered (or sa'e.ment 819 6$ery #nsta''at#on o( an "-ray machine or o( "-ray e uipment #n a building sha'' . #s #ntended to .. L$1$tories.'#c and em&'oyees #n a restaurant sha'' ..e 'ocated where. 829 )ar&et#ng may . Electric$l (3stems 819 +n anaesthet#C#ng 'ocat#ons. &re&ared. !. hand'ed. 829 +( e:u#&ment and (ac#'#t#es (or the c'ean#ng and san#t#C#ng o( utens#'s are &ro$#ded. !. !.819 6$ery pharmacy sha'' . 2a3 (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on. 2. 2a3 mechan#ca' e:u#&ment. >6'ectr#ca' /a(ety and 6ssent#a' 6'ectr#ca' /ystems #n =ea'th )are Fac#'#t#es?. and 2. (0ielding o/ H:R$3 E4ui. smooth and non-a.7. e'ectr#ca' systems sha'' . !. #s manu(actured. 2a3 #t does not o&en d#rect'y #nto any room or area where (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on. 8!9 8a'' and ce#'#ng (#n#shes o( rooms and &assageways sha'' .. !. .. d#s&'ayed.396. ser$ed. +ood %remises !. constructed. 2a3 the room #s 'ocated #n the building conta#n#ng the restaurant.uted.'#c to go through the (ood &re&arat#on areas to ga#n access to the plumbing fi"tures. Room +inis0es 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.3 #t #s not necessary (or the &u. )edic$l G$s %i.. ser$#ce or storage o( drugs. &rocess#ng and &re&arat#on area...3 dra#nage rac7s o( corros#on-res#stant mater#a's and. 8!9 % reta#' food premises #s e5em&t (rom com&'#ance w#th th#s %rt#c'e #( #ts eat#ng and dr#n7#ng area does not e5ceed 16 m2 and any one or more o( the (o''ow#ng a&&'#es: 19..e used e((ect#$e'y (or san#t#C#ng.e des#gned. stored.e 'ocated #n the restaurant #(.7.. !.1. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 233.1.e constructed #n a 'ocat#on con$en#ent (or em&'oyees #n each manu(actur#ng.e used #n areas where (ood #s ser$ed.e e5&osed to rad#at#on #ns#de and outs#de the building.2.7. d#str#.2.e t#ght.sor..

. 2a3 houses.y %rt#c'e 3. Eot $nd Cold 6$ter (u.1.. the num. &rocessed.'e o( su&&ort#ng the growth o( &athogen#c organ#sms or the &roduct#on o( the to5#ns o( such organ#sms.=. !. and 2##3 #s not ca&a. 5!9 2d3 camps for housing of wor#ers.3 are e:u#&&ed w#th 'oc7ers or other (ac#'#t#es su#ta.3 e$ery area where (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on.1.3.1.7.4.4. 5!9 2c3 buildings that are not #ntended to .as#s. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancy.4. and 'eads (rom a s#dewa'7.uted.ing Ju$rters 819 % room or s&ace #ntended to .<.2.2. &rocessed or &re&ared. 2a3 the outdoors at s#dewa'7 'e$e'.e$erages. 829 . 2a3 are 'arge enough (or the em&'oyees to change and store the#r c'oth#ng. B$rrier:+ree #esign !. &re&ared. hand'ed.=. and 2c3 e$ery area where utens#'s are washed. !. and Note& On *$nu$r3 1. Cl$use 8b9 is $mended b3 striAing out B$ndC $t t0e end. 2.=. Gener$l !. ser$ed. where dress#ng rooms are &ro$#ded (or em&'oyees.e no (ewer than those as s&ec#(#ed #n .he re:u#rements o( th#s /ect#on a&&'y to a'' buildings e5ce&t. #nc'ud#ng automat#c te'e&hone e5changes. 2e3 #t #s des#gned to se'' on'y (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on that..213 sha'' .2a3 #t #s des#gned to se'' on'y co'd dr#n7s #n or (rom the or#g#na' conta#ner.'e (or stor#ng the c'oth#ng o( the em&'oyees.e#ng o((ered (or sa'e. 2..lic$tion 819 .lo3ee +$cilities 819 +n a food premises.h#s %rt#c'e does not a&&'y to a reta#' food premises descr#.e &ro$#ded to.e used as s'ee&#ng :uarters sha'' not o&en d#rect'y #nto any room where (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on. #s manu(actured. row houses and . and 2. . .1.l3 819 % hot and co'd water su&&'y sha'' .'e 3. (lee.<. 829 6$ery room conta#n#ng sanitary units (or em&'oyees sha'' ha$e a ('oor area not 'ess than 2..e occu&#ed on a da#'y or (u'' t#me . or 2. 2>17. stored. 9... !<="1!.3 a ram& that con(orms to %rt#c'e 3.3 buildings o( 4rou& F. !. 19 . town houses.y /entence 223.=..6. !<="1!.1.a. 8(ee& O. Entr$nces 819 +n add#t#on to the barrier-free entrances re:u#red .. 2>17. so'd or o((ered (or sa'e. 2.e se&arate dress#ng rooms (or ma'es and (ema'es that..stat#ons.. Reg. 2a3 e$ery plumbing appliance and fi"ture re:u#red . (ection !. ss. !. #nc'ud#ng sem#-detached houses.oard#ng or room#ng houses w#th (ewer than . 2#3 #s &re-&ac7aged at a &rem#ses other than the food premises at wh#ch #t #s .er o( barrier-free entrances #n a building re(erred to #n /entence 3. &um&houses and su. Reg.1. tr#&'e5es.ed #n /entence 3. du&'e5es. A. or an #ngred#ent o( (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on.6.<.3 #t #s des#gned to se'' on'y (roCen con(ect#ons #n the or#g#na' &ac7age or wra&&er.. 2c3 #t #s des#gned to &re&are and se'' on'y hot .3 m2.. d#str#.233. there sha'' . Em. or an #ngred#ent o( (ood or dr#n7 (or human consum&t#on. 9. ss. (entence 819 is $mended b3 $dding B$ndC $t t0e end o/ Cl$use 8c9 $nd b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing Cl$use& 8(ee& O. roasted nuts or (rench-(r#ed &otatoes. and sha'' 'ead (rom. . #s manu(actured.<. d#s&'ayed..1. 2d3 #t #s des#gned to &re&are and se'' on'y &o&&ed corn..oarders or roomers. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.

859 %t a barrier-free entrance that #nc'udes more than one doorway.er o( &edestr#an entrances #nto building 1 to 3 more than 3 to 1 more than 1 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum num. and that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building. 879 +( a wal#way or &edestr#an . sha'' ha$e at 'east one barrier-free entrance. 8<9 +( a wal#way or &edestr#an .'e 3.y /entence 213 sha'' . T$ble !. Reg. .r#dge sha'' .13. .2.1. and that #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building so that there #s no access to the rema#nder o( the building.3 'ead (rom.3.e des#gned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3.y means o( the wal#way or .y /entences 213 or 223 sha'' .3. the num. 8!9 +n add#t#on to the barrier-free entrances re:u#red . . 2a3 .2.e des#gned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3. . a suite o( assembly occupancy. !. 859 % barrier-free entrance sha''.3. 829 % suite o( assembly occupancy. 3.2.a. 2>17.r#dge connects two barrier-free storeys #n d#((erent buildings. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.2.e the &r#nc#&a' entrance to the building.2.T$ble !.1.er o( barrier-free entrances #nto a building sha'' con(orm to .=.y /entence 213. B$rrier:+ree %$t0 o/ Tr$1el 199 .3.e des#gned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3. the &ath o( tra$e' (rom one storey to the other storey . or 2##3 a ram& that con(orms to %rt#c'e 3. )inimum Number o/ %edestri$n Entr$nces Re4uired to be B$rrier:+ree Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.1. . sha'' ha$e at 'east one barrier-free entrance.r#dge sha'' . . 1>.1.=.=. 3.e barrier-free. !<="1!. and 2. . 2. on'y one o( the doorways #s re:u#red to . )inimum Number o/ %edestri$n Entr$nces Re4uired to be B$rrier:+ree Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.3.3.!. .e barrierfree 1 2 not 'ess than 10 &er cent 1.1. 1 to 3 4 or 1 <ore than 1 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.1.4. 879 %t a barrier-free entrance that #nc'udes more than one doorway.3.e des#gned #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.2.1. .223. 2.=.er o( -edestr#an 6ntrances #nto $uilding 1. 2#3 the outdoors at s#dewa'7 'e$e'. on'y one o( the doorways #s re:u#red to .er o( -edestr#an 6ntrances Re:u#red to *e $arrier7ree 1 2 Bot 'ess than 10F 829 One o( the barrier-free entrances re:u#red . ss. business and personal services occupancy or mercantile occupancy that #s 'ocated #n the first storey o( a building or #n a storey to wh#ch a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s &ro$#ded.1. and 'eads (rom a s#dewa'7.er o( &edestr#an entrances re:u#red to . Entr$nces 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3. the &ath o( tra$e' (rom one storey to the other storey .213 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum.e barrier-free.3.y means o( the wal#way or .. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.3.1.=. business and personal services occupancy or mercantile occupancy that #s 'ocated #n the first storey o( a building or #n a storey to wh#ch a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s &ro$#ded. so that there #s no access to the rema#nder o( the building. 8!9 % barrier-free entrance re:u#red .r#dge connects two barrier-free storeys #n d#((erent buildings. 5!9 !.2. Article !.213 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum.

Note& On *$nu$r3 1.=.=.e &ro$#ded w#th s'o&ed ('oors or ram&s at changes #n 'e$e' more than 13 mm.y /entences 3. &assenger e'e$ators or other &'at(orm e:u#&&ed &assenger e'e$at#ng de$#ces to o$ercome a d#((erence #n 'e$e'. 8(ee& O. 2>17.1. (entence 819 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . 1!. a guardra#' or other .3.1. (#rm and s'#&-res#stant. Reg.y a&&ro&r#ate s#gns. 2d3 .y /entence 213 sha'' . a guardra#' or other .!.e o&erated .1. !.y the occu&ant and 'ocated #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha''.=. !<="1!. 829 . 8!9 % barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s &erm#tted to #nc'ude ram&s. 2>17.'e. e$ery barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' &ro$#de an uno.sect#on 3. !<="1!.3 .21. 11 829. ss.213 and 3.1.e o&erated . an #nter#or barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . 2>17. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.e$e''ed at a ma5#mum s'o&e o( 1 #n 2 at changes #n 'e$e' not more than 13 mm. 11 819. and 2e3 . #ntended to .213 and 3.e sta.2. 829 +nter#or and e5ter#or wa'7#ng sur(aces that are w#th#n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha''. ss.e &ro$#ded w#th an uno.e access#.y the mo$#ng wa'7. !.y %rt#c'e 3. Reg.=. 5!9 !.3 ha$e any e'ongated o&en#ngs or#ented a&&ro5#mate'y &er&end#cu'ar to the d#rect#on o( tra$e'.2. ss. 12. #nc'ud#ng e'ectr#ca' sw#tches. !<="1!.3. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.819 65ce&t as re:u#red #n /entence 243 and e5ce&t as &erm#tted #n /u.y /entence 213 sha'' .3 (or &ower door o&erator contro's.y the occu&ant and 'ocated #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .he route (rom the esca'ator or #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7 to the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red . Access to (tore3s (er1ed b3 Esc$l$tors $nd )o1ing 6$lAs 819 +n a building #n wh#ch an esca'ator or #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7 &ro$#des access to any ('oor 'e$e' a. ss.2 B. thermostats and #ntercom sw#tches. o&era. . and 2.213 (or e'e$ators and /entence 3.structed w#dth o( at 'east 1 100 mm (or the &assage o( whee'cha#rs.e &ro$#ded to that ('oor 'e$e'.he route (rom the esca'ator or #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7 to the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' that 'eads (rom ('oor to ('oor re:u#red . !<="1!.. #ntended to . 8(ee& O.'e w#th one hand and mounted at not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 200 mm a.3. !<="1!. and 200 .e'ow 6 0 mm (rom the ('oor sha'' .3.o$e or . contro's (or the o&erat#on o( building ser$#ces or sa(ety de$#ces. 11 8!9.e'ow the entrance ('oor 'e$e'. 2. . 859 6$ery barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' 'ess than 1 600 mm #n w#dth sha'' .3.2. 2>17. is $mended b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing (entence& 8(ee& O.5. 5!9 8<9 % norma''y occu&#ed floor area that #s not re:u#red .e c'ear'y #nd#cated . Reg. contro's (or the o&erat#on o( building ser$#ces or sa(ety de$#ces.y /entences 3.1.5.=. Esc$l$tors $nd )o1ing 6$lAs 819 +n a building #n wh#ch an esca'ator or #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7 &ro$#des access to any ('oor 'e$e' a.3.arr#er w#th #ts 'ead#ng edge at or . 2c3 . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. (entence 879 is $mended b3 striAing out B/rom t0e /loorC $nd substituting B/rom t0e /inis0ed /loorC.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st and w#th a (orce o( not more than 22.e'ow 6 0 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor sha'' . 8!9 +n a building #n wh#ch a mo$#ng wa'7 &ro$#des access .1. 5!9 819 65ce&t as re:u#red . Article !.e &ro$#ded .2.e o&era.etween areas on the same ('oor 'e$e'.o$e or .arr#er w#th #ts 'ead#ng edge at or .2.21. 5!9 Note& On *$nu$r3 1.5. #nc'ud#ng e'ectr#ca' sw#tches.y a&&ro&r#ate s#gns. ss. 829 .e . 2>17. Controls 819 65ce&t as re:u#red .3 (or &ower door o&erator contro's.e &ro$#ded. 5!9 879 8here the headroom o( an area #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s reduced to 'ess than 1 9 0 mm. 2.1.1.e'ow the entrance ('oor 'e$e'.1.etween the areas ser$ed . 2a3 . to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' meet the (o''ow#ng re:u#rements: 2a3 #nter#or wa'7#ng sur(aces throughout the norma''y occu&#ed floor area sha'' com&'y w#th )'auses 2232a3 to 2e3. .3 where the headroom o( an area #n a corr#dor or a#s'e #n the norma''y occu&#ed floor area #s reduced to 'ess than 1 9 0 mm.e &ro$#ded to that ('oor 'e$e'. .e &ro$#ded. thermostats and #ntercom sw#tches.1.structed s&ace not 'ess than 1 600 mm #n w#dth and 1 600 mm #n 'ength 'ocated not more than 30 m a&art.3.'e to a &erson #n a whee'cha#r us#ng a s#de a&&roach. 2a3 ha$e no o&en#ng that w#'' &erm#t the &assage o( a s&here more than 13 mm #n d#am.7. Reg. .e access#. . Reg. an #nter#or barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .o$e the ('oor.213 (or e'e$ators and /entence 3. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.e c'ear'y #nd#cated . (entence 859 is $mended b3 striAing out B1 <>> mm in 2idt0 $nd 1 <>> in lengt0C $nd substituting B1 =>> mm in 2idt0 $nd 1 =>> mm in lengt0C. Article !.'e to a &erson #n a whee'cha#r.

233 +tem )o'umn 1 )o'umn 2 Bum.er o( s&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use #n an assembly occupancy w#th (#5ed seats sha'' con(orm to . or other &'at(orm e:u#&&ed &assenger e'e$at#ng de$#ce. and 201 . a &'at(orm-e:u#&&ed &assenger-e'e$at#ng de$#ce. 829 % s#gna' #ntended (or the &u.a.edroom at the same 'e$e'.1. or 2'3 w#th#n those &arts o( a floor area that are not at the same 'e$e' as the entry 'e$e'.he &ro$#s#on o( a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #n /entence 213 does not a&&'y. !. #esign$ted 60eelc0$ir (. &ro$#ded amen#t#es and uses &ro$#ded on any ra#sed or sun7en 'e$e' are access#. 2e3 to craw' s&aces.2.2.er o( F#5ed /eats #n <#n#mum Bum. 859 +n a 4rou& ) major occupancy a&artment building. 203 #nto suites o( residential occupancy that are #n storeys other than the entrance storey and that ha$e a'' entrance doors at ('oor 'e$e's that do not corres&ond to e'e$ator sto& 'e$e's.. a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' (rom the entrances re:u#red .2.=.y means o( a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. 273 e5ce&t as re:u#red .y /entence 243 w#th#n a suite o( residential occupancy.2. 2. Occu.e &ro$#ded w#th a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' (rom the suite entrance door to. not 'ess than 10F o( a'' res#dent#a' suites sha'' . #n the case o( a'' other contro's.1.=.213. 6.3 to e'e$ator mach#ne rooms.2c3 . 2(3 to attic or roof spaces.he m#n#mum num. 2a3 to service rooms.e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de a 'e$e' o( #''um#nat#on #n accordance w#th /entence 3.e mounted. Illumin$tion 819 %'' &ort#ons o( a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .y a &assenger e'e$ator. 829 . 3.1. an esca'ator.1.y a &assenger e'e$ator. #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7.1. . 8!9 . . 2. Are$s Re4uiring B$rrier:+ree %$t0 o/ Tr$1el 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2#3 1 200 mm a.e &ro$#ded throughout the entrance storey and w#th#n a'' other norma''y occu&#ed floor areas ser$ed . 4. . 2h3 to high hazard industrial occupancies. and 2##3 not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 100 mm a. !.y /entences 3. or an #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7.'#c to #nd#cate the o&erat#on o( a building secur#ty system that contro's access to a building sha'' cons#st o( an aud#.er o( /eat#ng %rea /&aces Re:u#red (or 8hee'cha#rs u& to 100 2 101 to 200 3 201 to 300 4 301 to 400 1 401 to 600 6 O$er 600 Bot 'ess than 1 &er cent o( the seat#ng ca&ac#ty 1.2. 2c3 to 0an#tors rooms.'e 3.$ces Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.1.$nc3 Re4uirements !. T$ble !.'e and $#sua' s#gna'. 2d3 to service spaces.213 and 223 to .1. 2a3 the doorway to at 'east one .=.'e on the entry 'e$e' .=.e barrier-free sha'' .<.y /entence 223.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. esca'ator.2. 2#3 w#th#n &ort#ons o( a floor area w#th (#5ed seats #n an assembly occupancy where these &ort#ons are not &art o( the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' to s&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use.2.. 2g3 to ('oor 'e$e's not ser$ed . 1. #n the case o( a thermostat or a manua' &u'' stat#on.

2>17. 2#3 ha$#ng an area not 'ess than 4.3 to 4rou& ) or 4rou& " occupancies that are #n floor areas #n a building that.e &ro$#ded. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.1. on the #ns#de o( a suite o( residential occupancy.e ser$ed .y a &assenger e'e$ator. and 2c3 throughout a'' norma''y occu&#ed floor areas and roo(to& amen#ty s&aces that. 2#3 are e5em&t (rom the a&&'#cat#on o( )'ause 2.e$erage esta. 859 +n an assembly occupancy w#th (#5ed seats.213 to . 2#3 s&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use. to . . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancies that are not re:u#red .a.1 m2 at the same 'e$e'.3. 2#3 to suites o( residential occupancy that are #n storeys other than the entrance storey and that ha$e a'' entrance doors at ('oor 'e$e's that are not re:u#red to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. 202 .ed #n /entence 213 #s not re:u#red to e5tend. !<="1!. a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' (rom the entrances re:u#red .1.3 e5ce&t as &erm#tted . 2.11. the m#n#mum num.1. 2a3 #nto service rooms.2.'e 3. Article !. 2a3 to floor areas or &ort#ons o( floor areas conta#n#ng a 4rou& *. 2c3 to 4rou& F. 8!9 % barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' descr#.ed #n )'ause 2132. or 2###3 s&aces (or the storage o( whee'cha#rs and mobility assistive devices .2. 2#3 #s three or (ewer storeys #n building height.2. 2d3 to &ort#ons o( restaurants and '#censed .2.athroom.2.er o( s&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use and the m#n#mum num.1.y an e'e$ator. 15. or 2e3 to &ort#ons o( ch#'d care (ac#'#t#es that ha$e a'' entrance doors at ('oor 'e$e's that do not ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. 2##3 seats des#gnated (or adaptable seating. 2h3 to &ort#ons o( a floor area w#th (#5ed seats #n an assembly occupancy where these &ort#ons are not &art o( the barrierfree &ath o( tra$e' to. 2.y /entences 3.213. and 2##3 con(orm#ng to /entence 9. 829 % barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' descr#.3 #s not re:u#red to e5tend. 2e3 #nto craw' s&aces. 2g3 #nto high hazard industrial occupancies. Reg. 2.1. 2c3 #nto 0an#torsD rooms.e connected .'e on the entry 'e$e' .er o( (#5ed seats des#gnated (or adaptable seating sha'' con(orm to .=.3 #nto e'e$ator mach#ne rooms. esca'ator.213 and 233 to . or other &'at(orm e:u#&&ed &assenger e'e$at#ng de$#ce.y /entence 223.'#shments where the same amen#t#es and uses are &ro$#ded on other floor areas that ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.=.e barrier-free sha'' . 2a3 throughout the entrance storey.2. 2d3 #nto service spaces.y /entence 3. . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy that are not re:u#red .y a ram& or ser$ed . to and throughout a'' norma''y occu&#ed floor areas and roo(to& amen#ty s&aces. ss. and 2##3 are ser$ed . Are$s Re4uiring B$rrier:+ree %$t0 o/ Tr$1el 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2. 2(3 #nto attic or roof spaces.2.y %rt#c'e 3.1. and 2##3 has a building area not e5ceed#ng 600 m2.3 the doorway to at 'east one . &ro$#ded amen#t#es and uses &ro$#ded on any ra#sed or sun7en 'e$e' are access#.y /entence 213.y an e'e$ator.1. or 273 to &ort#ons o( a floor area that are not at the same 'e$e' as the entry 'e$e'. 5!9 !. 203 e5ce&t as re:u#red . .3. #nc'#ned mo$#ng wa'7.y means o( a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.y /entence 233.

17 819. and 2c3 a c'earance he#ght o( not 'ess than 2 .o$e grade.3 sha''.y )'ause 2132.9 .e 'ocated at the same 'e$e' as the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e': 2a3 at 'east one . 2. Access to %$rAing Are$s 819 % barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .7> mmC $nd substituting B! <>> mmC. 2a3 an e5ter#or &ar7#ng area.he suites descr#. ram&.y %rt#c'e 3. 1. 2a3 an access a#s'e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de and 6 m 'ong ad0acent and &ara''e' to the $eh#c'e &u''-u& s&ace.athroom con(orm#ng to /entence 263.er o( /&aces "es#gnated (or 8hee'cha#rs 2 2 2 2 3 3F o( the seat#ng ca&ac#ty )o'umn 3 <#n#mum Bum.he greater o( 1 seats or 1F o( the a#s'e seat#ng ca&ac#ty 1. 2 or 3 or more . to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.1.4. Cl$use 8c9 is $mended b3 striAing out B2 .e used .s .ed #n /entence 213 sha'' . Reg.e &ro$#ded (rom the entrance descr#. #esign$ted 60eelc0$ir (.'e $eh#c'es to ga#n access to a &ar7#ng s&ace on that 'e$e' sha'' ha$e a $ert#ca' c'earance o( not 'ess than 2 100 mm.y whee'cha#r access#.243 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum. . .edrooms #n the rema#nder o( the building. or a shower.3 at 'east one . 2>17.2. where a &assenger e'e$ator ser$es an #ndoor &ar7#ng 'e$e'. 6. !<="1!.edrooms sha'' . 3. 8=9 . 2d3 ha$e wa'' re#n(orcement #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3. Cl$use 8$9 is $mended b3 striAing out B1 7>> mm 2ide $nd < m longC $nd substituting B2 55> mm 2ide $nd .=.3.etween the access a#s'e and the $eh#c'e &u''-u& s&ace.9. 8.213. not 'ess than 11F o( a'' suites o( residential occupancy sha'' .$ces $nd Ad$.T$ble !.er o( F#5ed /eats "es#gnated (or Adaptable Seating 1 2 3 4 1 . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2c3 a 7#tchen or 7#tchen s&ace. 8<9 *athrooms re:u#red .10 mm at the $eh#c'e &u''-u& s&ace and a'ong the $eh#c'e access and egress routes.2.1.2. Reg.ed #n /entence 213 ha$#ng 1.ed #n /entence 213 and a'' areas #ntended to . Note& On *$nu$r3 1.=. 2c3 conta#n a . ss. where e5ter#or &ar7#ng #s &ro$#ded. 2 or 3 or more . and 2d3 a '#$#ng room or s&ace. 5!9 2. 2.e #n &ro&ort#on to the num.er o( F#5ed /eats #n /eat#ng %rea @& to 20 21 to 40 41 to 60 61 to 0 1 to 100 O$er 100 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.er o( suites descr#. !. where there are cur.3 at 'east one &ar7#ng 'e$e'. 8(ee& O. 5!9 203 .3 a cur.ed #n %rt#c'e 3.2. 2>17.t$ble (e$ting Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. . to. ha$#ng regard to the he#ght o( the suite a. !<="1!. 879 +n a 4rou& ) major occupancy a&artment building. and 2e3 .2.edroom. 8!9 +( an e5ter#or &assenger 'oad#ng Cone #s &ro$#ded.e d#str#. ss. 5>> mm longC.2. 829 .3 conta#n a water c'oset. and 2. 4. 17 829. 2a3 conta#n a 'a$atory.1.athtu.1.e des#gned to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to turn #n an o&en s&ace not 'ess than 1 100 mm #n d#ameter.e &ro$#ded w#th a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' (rom the suite entrance door #nto the (o''ow#ng rooms and s&aces that sha'' .uted among storeys that are re:u#red .he num.he $eh#cu'ar entrance to and egress (rom at 'east one &ar7#ng 'e$e' descr#. 8(ee& O.er o( suites o( residential occupancy ha$#ng 1. #t sha'' ha$e. 2.

. and 2...3.1.e &ro$#ded to a barrier-free washroom des#gned to accommodate d#sa. the rema#nder o( the building.2. &ro$#ded #n a building #n wh#ch a washroom #s re:u#red .3.3.!. )inimum Number o/ 6$ter Closet (t$lls Re4uired to be B$rrier:+ree Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.'ed &ersons #n con(ormance w#th the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3.a.#'#t#es #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3. . 3. to 3. to 3. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. are &ro$#ded #n a storey to wh#ch a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s re:u#red #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3. these washrooms sha'' . 2a3 the washroom sha'' con(orm to %rt#c'es 3.2.!. ss. .er o( $arrier7ree 8ater )'oset /ta''s &er 8ashroom 0.12.er o( un#$ersa' washrooms con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.=. Reg. .er Building Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.2.3.11. where a un#$ersa' washroom #s &ro$#ded on the same ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n 41 m o( the washroom.2. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 233.sect#on 3.. 2#3 used (or a business and personal services occupancy.%.3. a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . . . #n buildings where a washroom #s re:u#red #n accordance w#th /u. 2##3 'ess than 300 m2 #n area. .2.223 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum.er o( 8ater )'osets &er 8ashroom 1 to 3 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum.!.'e 3. #s &ro$#ded #n a storey that #s re:u#red .!.1.y %rt#c'e 3. 8!9 8ashrooms need not con(orm to the re:u#rements #n /entence 223 &ro$#ded. to 3. and buildings e5em&ted #n )'auses 3.sect#on 3.sect#on 3.'e 3.er o( Storeys #n $uilding 1. sha'' con(orm to .. 6$s0rooms Re4uired to be B$rrier:+ree 819 % barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . .3 other barrier-free washrooms are &ro$#ded on the same ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n 41 m. and 2###3 com&'ete'y se&arated (rom.3.3. .4.. T$ble !.e des#gned to accommodate d#sa. .3. .!. 1 to 3 4 to 6 O$er 6 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum. .4. T$ble !. 1<.3. . to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.e &ro$#ded to barrier-free washrooms des#gned to accommodate &ersons w#th d#sa.4. !<="1!.y /u.2.'ed &ersons #n con(ormance w#th the a&&ro&r#ate re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3. a mercantile occupancy or an industrial occupancy. where washrooms #n e5cess o( those re:u#red .2.233 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum.4.2. . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.2. 204 .=. to 3. .sect#on 3. 2a3 they are 'ocated w#th#n suites o( residential occupancy.=. or 1.2132a3. .3. .*.y /u. . .. 5!9 !.12.2. 2>17.y /u..er o( @n#$ersa' 8ashrooms &er $uilding 1 2 3.A.3. 2.=.3.B.2.3.1.3 and 2c3.=. Article !. and w#thout access to.!.1. )inimum Number o/ ni1ers$l 6$s0rooms .he num. . 829 . or 2c3 they are 'ocated #n an #nd#$#dua' suite that #s. 2. &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 3 storeys #n e5cess o( 6 storeys 8!9 8here a washroom re:u#red . 2. 6$s0rooms Re4uired to be B$rrier:+ree 819 65ce&t where other barrier-free washrooms are &ro$#ded on the same ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n 41 m and e5ce&t w#th#n suites o( residential occupancy.3 the num..12.er o( barrier-free water c'oset sta''s &ro$#ded #n the washroom sha'' con(orm to .a.. .12..

structed area at 'east 1 200 mm #n d#ameter e5tend#ng the (u'' he#ght o( the roomG howe$er. to 20 21 to 30 O$er 30 1.11. at 'east 10F o( the suites o( a hotel sha''. or 2c3 they are 'ocated #n an #nd#$#dua' suite that #s.1. Article !.5.. 2. 6.. 1.13.sect#on 3. #s &ro$#ded #n a storey that #s not re:u#red .2. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.12.athroom that.2.uted among storeys ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. 8!9 % suite ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red . and /entences 3.213. 2a3 ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' e5tend#ng to the #ns#de o( each room. 2. 2a3 ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' e5tend#ng to.5. 8<9 8here a washroom re:u#red .9.y %rt#c'e 3.223..2132a3 to 2#3. are &ro$#ded #n a storey that #s re:u#red . and 2.1.y %rt#c'e 3. 3.3 .3 . 2a3 con(orm to %rt#c'e 3. .213 and 3. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.y /u.12..3. .2.ath or shower that con(orms to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3. ha$#ng regard to the he#ght o( the suite a. where a un#$ersa' washroom #s not &ro$#ded on the same ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n 41 m o( the washroom 1 2 3 4 1.y /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a . &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( 10 water c'osets &er washroom #n e5cess o( 30 water c'osets &er washroom 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 213. . 2#3 used (or a business and personal services occupancy. .3 %rt#c'e 3.3.3.10. 8!9 % suite ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red .y /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a . .3.4. . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. a mercantile occupancy or an industrial occupancy. and 2###3 com&'ete'y se&arated (rom. Eotels 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 223.3. 201 .y %rt#c'e 3. and to a . where washrooms #n e5cess o( those re:u#red .3.5.2.11. the add#t#ona' washrooms sha'' . 5!9 !..e d#str#.3.2.y /entence 3.=.u'atory water c'oset sta'' con(orm#ng to /entence 3.3. the washroom sha''. and 2c3 has a . 829 Bot more than 20 suites need com&'y w#th /entence 213.2.a'cony where re:u#red . . . a door #s &erm#tted to o&en on the #ns#de #( #t does not reduce the uno.. 4. 2#3 the #ns#de o( each room. . 2>17. !<="1!.. . .uted among storeys that are re:u#red . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. . 4 to 9 10 to 16 1. and 2##3 a .2.3.=. the rema#nder o( the building.o$e grade.#'#t#es #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements o(.2103. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. . 2a3 con(orms to the re:u#rements o( )'auses 3.1. ss.y /u. and 2.3 other barrier-free washrooms are &ro$#ded on the same ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n 41 m. to 3.. 2a3 %rt#c'es 3.4. Reg.3 .3. and 2.sect#on 3. . 879 8ashrooms need not con(orm to /entence 243 &ro$#ded. !.athroom that. Eotels 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 223.e des#gned to accommodate &ersons w#th d#sa.=.e d#str#. and w#thout access to. 829 Bot more than 20 suites need com&'y w#th /entence 213.structed area..1..1. 1.y /entence 3.3. at 'east 10F o( the suites o( a hotel sha''.3 has an uno. or 2. 2##3 'ess than 300 m2 #n area. 2a3 they are 'ocated w#th#n suites o( residential occupancy.a'cony where re:u#red .e &ro$#ded w#th at 'east one am.223.

3. 2a3 the 'ocat#on o( that entrance. Accessibilit3 (igns 819 8here a building #s re:u#red to ha$e a barrier-free entrance to accommodate d#sa.'e.'ed &ersons.3.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. e'e$ator.9 8here an emergency &ower su&&'y #s su&&'#ed . . 8!9 8here a washroom #s not des#gned to accommodate d#sa. s#gns #ncor&orat#ng the +nternat#ona' /ym.=. 8!9 8here a washroom #s not des#gned to accommodate &ersons w#th d#sa. s#gns #ncor&orat#ng the +nternat#ona' /ym.y a s#gn cons#st#ng o( the #nternat#ona' sym.o' o( %ccess sha'' .3.o' o( %ccess sha'' .o$e the ('oor. tact#'e or wr#tten d#rect#ons as are needed to #nd#cate c'ear'y the ty&e o( (ac#'#ty a$a#'a.'e s#gn ha$#ng the words E)ERGENCD %O6ER O TLET &ermanent'y mounted on the wa'' . . . and 2.3 has an uno. characters.2132a3 to 2h3 and 203. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.2.structed area at 'east 1 200 mm #n d#ameter e5tend#ng the (u'' he#ght o( the room.o' o( %ccess and such other gra&h#c. thermostats and #ntercom sw#tches.3.3 sha'' . 206 . 1=.3 a door $#ewer 'ocated at a he#ght no h#gher than 1 100 mm a.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.e &ro$#ded to #nd#cate the 'ocat#on o( the barrier-free (ac#'#t#es. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. #( wa'' mounted. Article !. . te'e&hone or &ar7#ng area #s re:u#red to accommodate d#sa. 879 8here a wa'' mounted tact#'e s#gn #s &ro$#ded #n a building.3 the 'ocat#on o( ram&s 'ocated #n a re:u#red barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' ser$#ng that entrance.'e means of egress. 2.1. Accessibilit3 (igns 819 8here a building #s re:u#red to ha$e a barrier-free entrance.!. 2a3 that entrance. 829 8here a washroom.3 ram&s 'ocated #n a re:u#red barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' ser$#ng that entrance. 2a3 a &ower door o&erator con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.1.y a s#gn cons#st#ng o( the +nternat#ona' /ym.!. 2.y the occu&ant and 'ocated w#th#n a suite ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red .e #nsta''ed where necessary to #nd#cate the 'ocat#on o( the access#.'ed &ersons sha'' . 8.12.21. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red .o' o( %ccess#.1. s#gns sha'' .y /entence 213.o's or &#ctogra&hs on tact#'e s#gns sha''.=.etween a suite ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red .3. .'ed &ersons #n a storey to wh#ch a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s re:u#red. 879 )haracters. e'e$ator. and 2c3 an e5ter#or &assenger 'oad#ng Cone con(orm#ng to /entence 3.e 'ocated not 'ess than 1 200 mm and not more than 1 100 mm a. sym.y /entence 213 and an ad0o#n#ng suite. 8<9 8here a door #s &ro$#ded .=. . #( one #s &ro$#ded.1. .y /entence 213 sha'' con(orm to /entence 3. #t sha'' .o's or &#ctogra&hs on the s#gn sha'' . 2>17. tact#'e or wr#tten d#rect#ons as are needed to #nd#cate c'ear'y the ty&e o( (ac#'#ty a$a#'a.#'#ty sha'' .athtu. 859 /#gns #ncor&orat#ng the +nternat#ona' /ym. .3. or shower that con(orms to %rt#c'e 3.y %rt#c'e 3.2. #nc'ud#ng e'ectr#ca' sw#tches. ss. 213 and 233.e #dent#(#ed . sym.e #nsta''ed where necessary to #nd#cate. 879 %n entrance door to a suite ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red .e #nsta''ed to #nd#cate the 'ocat#on o(. and 2.#'#t#es.#'#ty (or d#sa.3 (or &ower door o&erator contro's. #esign (t$nd$rds !.e 'ocated not 'ess than 1 200 mm and not more than 1 100 mm a.e #dent#(#ed w#th a 'eg#. #t sha'' su&&'y at 'east one emergency &ower rece&tac'e #n at 'east one o( the suites ha$#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' re:u#red .e &ro$#ded to #nd#cate the 'ocat#on o( a washroom re:u#red to .e o&erated .1. and 2c3 has a .'ed &ersons.3.y /entence 3.o' o( access#.y /entence 213 sha'' ha$e. the door sha'' con(orm to /entences 3. !. 829 8here a washroom.es#de the rece&tac'e.13.e #dent#(#ed .'e.#'#t#es #n a storey that #s re:u#red . #t sha'' . 5!9 !.!.2. 859 /#gns #ncor&orat#ng the #nternat#ona' sym..#'#ty (or d#sa.!. !<="1!. 8=9 .ed #n /entence 2.233. . #ntended to .'ed &ersons and such other gra&h#c.2a3 con(orms to )'auses 3. Reg.e barrier-free. e5ce&t that a door #s &erm#tted to o&en on the #ns#de #( #t does not reduce the uno.y a generator.=.3. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.he emergency &ower rece&tac'e descr#. te'e&hone or &ar7#ng area #s re:u#red to accommodate &ersons w#th d#sa.structed area.o' o( access#.e #nsta''ed where necessary to #nd#cate the 'ocat#on o( a barrier-free means of egress.213. s#gns sha'' . contro's (or the o&erat#on o( building ser$#ces or sa(ety de$#ces.1.

where the '#ne o( tra$e' #s 'e$e' and e$en w#th ad0acent wa'7#ng sur(aces.2. Cl$use 8/9 is $mended b3 striAing out B$ndC $t t0e end. #oor2$3s $nd #oors 819 6$ery doorway that #s 'ocated #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' ha$e a c'ear w#dth o( not 'ess than 10 mm when the door #s #n the o&en &os#t#on. Reg. . e5ce&t that handra#'s are &erm#tted to &ro0ect not more than 100 mm (rom e#ther s#de #nto the c'ear area. 19 819. !.2. .1. . R$m. ha$e an un#nterru&ted w#dth o( not 'ess than 1 100 mm and a grad#ent not e5ceed#ng 1 #n 20. ss. 2d3 .=.y a corr#dor or s&ace not 'ess than 1 060 mm w#de.'e warn#ng sur(ace that #s co'our.ru&t changes #n 'e$e'. )o'umn 1 Hert#ca' R#se *etween /ur(aces.struct#ons (or the (u'' w#dth o( the wa'7 to a m#n#mum he#ght o( 1 9 0 mm. !<="1!. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2##3 ha$e a detecta.2. that #s 'ocated to #dent#(y an entry #nto a $eh#cu'ar route or area where no cur. ram&s descr#.e &ro$#ded .2. Note& On *$nu$r3 1..3 10 mm where the door #s ser$ed . E?terior 6$lAs 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. a c'ear w#dth o( not 'ess than.s or any other e'ement se&arate the $eh#cu'ar route or area (rom a &edestr#an route.etween 'e$e's #n a wa'7way #s not more than 200 mm.!.3.e des#gned as a ram& where the grad#ent #s greater than 1 #n 20. and 2d3 ha$e ('ared s#des w#th a s'o&e o( not more than 1:10 where &edestr#ans are '#7e'y to wa'7 across them. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.3 ha$e a &ermanent.=.e &ro$#ded.243. a cur.1.y means o( a cont#nuous &'ane not #nterru&ted . ss.60 mm where the door #s ser$ed .y /entence 223 sha''. 2>17.o's or &#ctogra&hs on the s#gn sha'' con(orm to /entence 213.ed #n /entence 233 do not re:u#re handra#'s or guards. 19 829. 5!9 829 65ce&t where no . e5ter#or wa'7s that (orm &art o( a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha''. when the door #s #n the o&en &os#t#on. 2(3 . T$ble !.athroom w#th#n the suite #s at the 'e$e' o( the suite entrance door to wh#ch a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' #s &ro$#ded #n accordance w#th /entence 3.=. !<="1!. 19 819. sym. characters.233 +tem 1. ss.and te5ture-contrasted w#th the ad0acent sur(aces. 5!9 2c3 ha$e a sur(ace #nc'ud#ng ('ared s#des that sha''. (entence 819 is $mended b3 striAing out B=7> mmC $nd substituting B=<> mmC. . 2>17.1 to 200 'ess than . 2e3 ha$e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de sur(ace o( a d#((erent te5ture to that surround#ng #t. 2>17. Reg. and 2. 2.athroom w#th#n a suite o( residential occupancy sha'' ha$e.a. the doorway to at 'east one . 2a3 ha$e a runn#ng s'o&e con(orm#ng to .edroom at the same 'e$e' as such .2.213.e Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.y ste&s or a. (entence 819 is $mended b3 $dding B$ndC $t t0e end o/ Cl$use 8g9 $nd b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing Cl$use& 8(ee& O. 2a3 . ram& &erm#tted .3. (#rm and s'#&-res#stant sur(ace.1 . 8!9 .3.y a corr#dor or s&ace 'ess than 1 060 mm w#de. !<="1!.8<9 8here a wa'' mounted tact#'e s#gn #s &ro$#ded #n a storey that #s not re:u#red .3. 2c3 e5ce&t as re:u#red #n /entence 3. 2> 819.he cur. 829 8here a d#((erence #n e'e$at#on . mm . . 2#3 .1 )o'umn 2 /'o&e 1:10 to 1:12 1: to 1:10 859 )ur. Rise $nd (lo. 2.1. . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. and Note& On *$nu$r3 1.'e 3.3 ha$e a w#dth o( not 'ess than 1 200 mm e5c'us#$e o( ('ared s#des. Cl$use 8b9 is $mended b3 striAing out B1 2>> mmC $nd substituting B1 7>> mmC.3. !. Reg. 8(ee& O.2132c3. .e (ree (rom o. 2>17. ss. 5!9 2h3 ha$e a tact#'e attent#on #nd#cator con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.athroom and to each . 5!9 2g3 ha$e a 'e$e' area ad0acent to the entrance doorway con(orm#ng to )'ause 3. !<="1!.!. 2. and 2###3 ha$e a smooth trans#t#on (rom the ram& and ad0acent sur(aces. 8(ee& O.4.!. 8(ee& O.e s'#&-res#stant.y %rt#c'e 3.2. . Reg. 2a3 . ram& con(orm#ng to /entences 233 and 243 may .!. 20.

y /entences 263 and 2123. ss. ss. 2. or 2c3 a building more than 300 m2 #n building area conta#n#ng a 4rou& %. 5!9 8<9 % door sha'' .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. !<="1!.0E to the doorway. 4rou& ).e barrier-free. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy. 8. 2> 8!9. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. Reg. 2>17. ss. !<="1!. sha'' . Reg. c'osers (or doors #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . a door 'ead#ng (rom the $est#. 2>17.u'e #nto the floor area sha'' .u'e #nto the floor area sha'' .2.e e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator #( the entrance ser$es.e mounted not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 100 mm a. !<="1!.eyond the edge o( the door o&en#ng #( the door sw#ngs away (rom the a&&roach s#de.e e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator where the door ser$es. "#$#s#on 2 or 3. #ncor&orates a $est#.1. ss. (entence 859 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 5!9 2. 2>17.u'e. e$ery door that &ro$#des a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' through a barrier-free entrance re:u#red . .y /entence 2123. 4rou& " or 4rou& 6 occupancy.3 a building o( 4rou& *.y %rt#c'e 3. or 2. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.3 a building conta#n#ng a 4rou& *. (entence 81>9 is $mended b3 $dding B$ndC $t t0e end o/ Cl$use 8b9 $nd b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing Cl$use& 8(ee& O. 5!9 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted .u'e. sha'' .3 a 4rou& % occupancy w#th#n a 4rou& ) major occupancy a&artment building. or where greater (orces are re:u#red #n order to c'ose and 'atch the doors aga#nst &re$a#'#ng d#((erences #n a#r &ressures on o&&os#te s#des o( the doors. 2>17. "#$#s#on 2 or 3. " or 6 occupancy where such suite #s com&'ete'y cut o(( (rom the rema#nder o( the building. ss. (entence 8<9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st. 5!9 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2a3 a washroom (or public use re:u#red to .e e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator #( the entrance ser$es a building conta#n#ng a 4rou& %.oth s#des o( a s'#d#ng door. and Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 8=9 /entence 2.e o&era. 4rou& ). Cl$use 8$9 is $mended b3 striAing out B$ndC $t t0e end. 2>17. 2> 829. !<="1!.1. " or 6 occupancy. and 2c3 a building more than 300 m2 #n building area conta#n#ng a 4rou& %. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.3 . "#$#s#on 2 or 3. occupancy. 20 . 2a3 . #ncor&orates a $est#. where a barrier-free entrance re:u#red .eyond . a door #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' ha$e a c'ear s&ace on the 'atch s#de e5tend#ng the he#ght o( the doorway and not 'ess than.y /entences 263 and 2123. a door 'ead#ng (rom the $est#.1. 4rou& *. 2> 8!9. 4rou& " o( 4rou& 6 occupancy.y %rt#c'e 3. 2> 829.ed #n %rt#c'e 3. !<="1!. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. measured (rom the 'ead#ng edge o( the 'atch s#de o( the door. e$ery door that &ro$#des a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' through an entrance re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3. and e5ce&t (or doors w#th &ower o&erators. " or 6 occupancy. . (entence 8!9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 2. Reg. 5!9 8!9 "oor o&en#ng de$#ces that are the on'y means o( o&erat#on sha''.2.3 300 mm . Reg. 81>9 @n'ess e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator. . where the entrance descr#. 8<9 .y /entence 2123.e e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator #n. ss. 899 65ce&t (or doors at the entrances to dwelling units. 5!9 2c3 300 mm . !<="1!.1 mm (rom the c'osed &os#t#on. 8(ee& O.eyond the edge o( the door o&en#ng #( the door sw#ngs toward the a&&roach s#de.8!9 "oor o&en#ng de$#ces that are the on'y means o( o&erat#on sha'' . Reg. 2>17. 2a3 600 mm . and 2.he re:u#rements #n /entences 243 and 213 do not a&&'y to an #nd#$#dua' suite ha$#ng an area o( 'ess than 300 m 2 #n buildings ha$#ng on'y suites o( 4rou& %.2. 4rou& *. Reg. (entence 879 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.e e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator #n a building conta#n#ng a 4rou& %. 879 65ce&t as &erm#tted .2.1. to when the door reaches a &o#nt . 859 65ce&t as &erm#tted . 2a3 a hotel. &ush &'ates or 'atch-re'eas#ng de$#ces #n the case o( e5ter#or doors and 22 B #n the case o( #nter#or doors. 2a3 a hotel. . c'osers (or #nter#or doors #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' ha$e a c'os#ng &er#od o( not 'ess than 3 seconds measured (rom when the door #s #n an o&en &os#t#on o( . Note& On *$nu$r3 1.e o( a des#gn that does not re:u#re t#ght gras&#ng and tw#st#ng o( the wr#st.3 does not a&&'y to doors at the entrances to dwelling units.9 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2 3.e des#gned to . 2> 829.e des#gned to &erm#t doors to o&en when a (orce o( not more than 3 B #s a&&'#ed to the hand'es. 2> 829.

ut need not e5ceed 1 100 mm. !<="1!. 8159 8here a $#s#on &ane' #s &ro$#ded #n a door #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.3 sha'' . such &ane' sha'' . Note& On *$nu$r3 1.#'#ty.e arranged to a''ow the mo$ement o( whee'cha#rs .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. (entence 8119 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. ss.3 the edge o( the &ane' c'osest to the 'atch #s not more than 210 mm (rom the 'atch s#de o( the door.4.e 'e$e' w#th#n a rectangu'ar area. a turn#ng d#ameter o( 1 100 mm w#th#n the $est#. a d#stance .2132c3. 2a3 as w#de as the door &'us the c'earance re:u#red on the 'atch s#de . and 2#$3 the cont#nu#ty o( the str#& across the w#dth o( the door. Reg.y /entence 2103.o' o( %ccess#.o' does not d#m#n#sh.ottom o( the &ane' #s not more than 900 mm a.e 'ocated not 'ess than 600 mm . 2c3 sha'' . . the contro' (or a &ower door o&erator re:u#red . 2> 879. and 2.etween two doors #n ser#es o( at 'east 1 200 mm &'us the w#dth o( any door that sw#ngs #nto the s&ace #n the &ath o( tra$e' (rom one door to another. 2>17. 2a3 sha'' .r#ghtness contrasted to the . 213 or 263 sha''. 2a3 ha$e a (ace d#mens#on o( not 'ess than.he &ower door o&erator re:u#red .etween doors and sha'' &ro$#de a d#stance . Reg.3 whose d#mens#on &er&end#cu'ar to the c'osed door #s not 'ess than the w#dth o( the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' . 81.1 mm #n w#dth and . 8129 On'y the act#$e 'ea( #n a mu't#&'e 'ea( door #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' need con(orm to the re:u#rements o( th#s %rt#c'e. 81<9 .eyond the door sw#ng where the door o&ens towards the contro'.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.u'e are not a'#gned. !<="1!. and 2. the ('oor sur(ace on each s#de o( a door #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .ac7ground o( the door.etween the doors o( at 'east 1 100 mm &'us the w#dth o( any door that sw#ngs #nto the s&ace #n the &ath o( tra$e' (rom one door to another. 2>17. and 2.9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. (entence 81<9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 2a3 sha'' .etween doors. 2#3 the o&ac#ty o( the str#&.8119 Hest#.u'es 'ocated #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. 2a3 the .e co'our and . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 81!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n )'ause 3.u'e are #n ser#es.ac7ground o( the door. (entence 81.r#ghtness contrast o( the str#& to the . ss. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.3. 209 . !<="1!. 2> 859. 2##3 the w#dth o( the str#&. 2. 2> 879.e 'ocated across the w#dth o( the door at a he#ght o( 1 310 mm to 1 100 mm a.e at 'east .e #nsta''ed on the 'atch s#de so as to a''ow &ersons to act#$ate the o&en#ng o( the door (rom e#ther s#de. 2. and 2d3 may #ncor&orate a 'ogo or sym. and 2##3 where the doors #nto the $est#. 2>17.3 ha$e #ts centre 'ocated not 'ess than 1 000 mm and not more than 1 100 mm (rom the ('oor 'e$e' or ground. 5!9 81.o' &ro$#ded such 'ogo or sym.e 'ocated so that.e mar7ed w#th a cont#nuous o&a:ue str#& that.y /entences 243 and 213 sha''. Reg.9 65ce&t where a &ro5#m#ty scann#ng de$#ce #s #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th /entence 21 3. 5!9 8119 Hest#.9 .u'e c'ear o( any door sw#ng. 5!9 81<9 8here a &ower door o&erator #s &ro$#ded. 2c3 . ss. 2a3 ha$e no (ace d#mens#on 'ess than 100 mm. 2#3 where the doors #nto the $est#.e arranged to a''ow the mo$ement o( whee'cha#rs .e at 'east 10 mm w#de.u'es 'ocated #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . and 2d3 conta#n the s#gn #ncor&orat#ng the +nternat#ona' /ym. 8179 % door #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' cons#st#ng o( a sheet o( g'ass sha'' .3 sha'' &ro$#de.y /entence 243. #t sha'' .he contro' (or a &ower door o&erator re:u#red . 2###3 the co'our and .y /entences 243 and 213 sha'' a''ow &ersons to act#$ate the o&en#ng o( the door (rom e#ther s#de.

0 mm 'ong and at 'east the same w#dth as the ram&. e5ce&t that handra#'s not meet#ng these re:u#rements are &erm#tted &ro$#ded they are #nsta''ed #n add#t#on to the re:u#red handra#'. 21 829.3 ha$e a ma5#mum grad#ent o( 1 #n 12. 2#$3 e5tend hor#Conta''y not 'ess than 300 mm . or any non-c#rcu'ar sha&e w#th a gras&a.e &ro$#ded w#th a c'earance o( not 'ess than 10 mm .eyond the to& and .o' o( %ccess. and 2e3 where a &ower door o&erator #s #nsta''ed (or doors #n the norma''y occu&#ed floor area. 2$3 .e cont#nuous'y gras&a.0 mm . measured $ert#ca''y (rom the sur(ace o( the ram&.struct &edestr#an tra$e' or create a haCard. .e 'ocated so that.e o&era. 2>17.0 mm at the to& and . 8199 % norma''y occu&#ed floor area that #s not re:u#red . 2e3 . 2c3 where a $#s#on &ane' #s &ro$#ded #n a door #n the norma''y occu&#ed floor area.!.3 door o&en#ng de$#ces that are the on'y means o( o&erat#on on doors #n the norma''y occu&#ed floor area sha'' com&'y w#th /entence 233. R$m.y 100 mm where the contro' #s rectangu'ar.oth s#des that sha''. . Reg.'e a'ong the#r ent#re 'ength and ha$e c#rcu'ar cross-sect#on w#th an outs#de d#ameter not 'ess than 30 mm and not more than 40 mm.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st.y %rt#c'e 3. 2d3 doors cons#st#ng o( a sheet o( g'ass #n the norma''y occu&#ed floor area sha'' com&'y w#th /entence 2113. 2>17. !<="1!.5. 5!9 2##3 where there #s a change o( 90E or more #n the d#rect#on o( the ram&.=.3 . #t sha'' com&'y w#th /entences 2163 and 21. !. 2d3 .eyond the 'atch s#de o( the door o&en#ng. 2c3 ha$e a 'e$e' area o( at 'east 1 6. 2c3 . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. and 2##3 where there #s an a.2.e e:u#&&ed w#th handra#'s on . 2e3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. e5ce&t that where the door o&ens away (rom the ram&.e 'ocated not 'ess than 600 mm and not more than 1 100 mm .2#3 110 mm #n d#ameter where the contro' #s c#rcu'ar.ru&t change #n the d#rect#on o( the ram&. ss. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' com&'y w#th the (o''ow#ng re:u#rements: 2a3 a'' doorways #n public corridors #n the norma''y occu&#ed floor area sha'' com&'y w#th /entence 213. 2#3 #ts centre #s 'ocated not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 100 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor or ground. 21 819.'e &ort#on that has a &er#meter not 'ess than 100 mm and not more than 111 mm and whose 'argest cross-sect#ona' d#mens#on #s not more than 1. 2#3 at #nter$a's o( not more than 9 m a'ong #ts 'ength.'e &os#t#on. (ubcl$use 8ii9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.s 819 Ram&s 'ocated #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha''.1.e 'ocated #n a c'ear'y $#s#. or 2##3 #t e5tends (rom not more than 200 mm to not 'ess than 900 mm a. 2##3 . and 2(3 conta#n a s#gn #ncor&orat#ng the +nternat#ona' /ym. Reg.e reduced to 300 mm.etween the handra#' and any wa'' to wh#ch #t #s attached. and Note& On *$nu$r3 1. mm. 2#3 . 2a3 ha$e a m#n#mum w#dth o( 900 mm . 5!9 210 . so that the 'e$e' area e5tends at 'east 600 mm .ottom o( a ram& and where a door #s 'ocated #n a ram&.eyond the 'atch s#de o( the door o&en#ng may .y 1 6. 2.e ca&a. 81=9 % &ro5#m#ty scann#ng de$#ce that act#$ates a &ower door sha'' .e term#nated #n a manner that w#'' not o. !<="1!. the area e5tend#ng . 2.e not 'ess than 61 mm and not more than 961 mm h#gh. 2.'e o( detect#ng a &erson #n a whee'cha#r. or 2##3 10 mm . (ubcl$use 819 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.eyond the door sw#ng where the door o&ens towards the contro'. ss. 2d3 ha$e a 'e$e' area at 'east 1 6.ottom o( the ram&. 2###3 . the &ane' sha'' com&'y w#th /entence 2143.3.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor or ground.etween handra#'s.

not 'ess than 10 mm h#gh. 21 8!9. (entence 829 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.7. !<="1!.!. and 2##3 w#th ra#'#ngs or other . Reg. 2#3 at 'east two o( the des#gnated s&aces are s#de .e des#gned as ram&s. where the ram& #s w#der than 2 200 mm.=.9 7B a&&'#ed at any &o#nt and #n any d#rect#on (or a'' handra#'s and a un#(orm 'oad not 'ess than 0. .etween 140 mm and 900 mm a. 2#3 w#th a cur. ss.1. 2#3 .e.=. and Note& On *$nu$r3 1.<. Article !. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. and 2$#3 . %$ssenger Ele1$ting #e1ices 819 % &assenger e'e$at#ng de$#ce re(erred to #n %rt#c'e 3.$ces in (e$ting Are$ 819 /&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use #n /entence 3.etween the #ntermed#ate handra#' and one o( the handra#'s descr#. >L#(ts (or -ersons w#th -hys#ca' "#sa.ed #n )'ause 2e3. and 2##3 1 220 mm 'ong where des#gned to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to enter (rom the (ront or rear o( the s&ace. 2. !<="1!. 2>17.!. (ubcl$use 8ii9 is $mended b3 striAing out B$ndC $t t0e end. 8(ee& O. (. 5!9 !. !.e &ro$#ded.arr#ers that e5tend to w#th#n 10 mm o( the (#n#shed ram& sur(ace or ha$e a cur. attachment or o&en#ng 'ocated . 7B!m a&&'#ed #n any d#rect#on to the handra#'. 22.oth s#des and where a guard #s &ro$#ded the guard sha''.y s#de. . 21 859.y s#de.e &ro$#ded w#th a c'earance o( not 'ess than 10 mm . 2>17.243 sha'' . ss.es#de. 5!9 829 8here a ram& ser$es as an a#s'eway (or (#5ed seat#ng.233 sha'' .e#ng &rotected . 2(3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.t$ble (e$ting 819 /&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use re:u#red . (entence 819 is $mended b3 $dding B$ndC $t t0e end o/ (ubcl$use 8g98ii9 $nd b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing Cl$use& 8(ee& O. 2#3 1 121 mm 'ong where des#gned to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to enter (rom a s#de a&&roach. 2c3 arranged so that. the re:u#rements (or handra#'s #n )'auses 2132e3 and 2h3 and (or wa''s or guards #n )'ause 2132(3 need not a&&'y.'e seats. Reg. ha$e a wa'' or a guard on . 2. at 'east 10 mm h#gh on any s#de o( the ram& where no so'#d enc'osure or so'#d guard #s &ro$#ded.ta#ned (rom the nonconcurrent a&&'#cat#on o( a concentrated 'oad not 'ess than 0.1. as &art o( the des#gnated seat#ng &'an.<.etween the handra#' and any wa'' or guard to wh#ch #t #s attached. and 2##3 . and 2e3 s#tuated. 829 8here a ram& ser$es as an a#s'eway (or (#5ed seat#ng.e des#gned so that no mem. 5!9 2g3 . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2d3 'ocated ad0o#n#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' w#thout #n(r#ng#ng on egress (rom any row o( seat#ng or any a#s'e re:u#rements. sha'' con(orm to )%B!)/%-*311.$ces $nd Ad$. !<="1!.2.0 mm measured $ert#ca''y to the to& o( the guard (rom the ram& sur(ace.2.2. ..er.e not 'ess than 1 0.!. 21 8!9. and 2##3 at 'east one (#5ed seat (or a com&an#on #s 'ocated . ss. ha$e an #ntermed#ate handra#' w#th a c'ear w#dth o( 900 mm .e. Reg.=.1.=. Reg.e des#gned and constructed such that handra#'s and the#r su&&orts w#'' w#thstand the 'oad#ng $a'ues o. 5!9 2h3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.o$e the ram& sur(ace .!. the re:u#rements (or handra#'s #n )'ause 2132e3 need not a&&'y. and 1 220 mm 'ong where the whee'cha#r enters (rom the (ront or rear o( the s&ace. ss. 2a3 c'ear and 'e$e' or 'e$e' w#th remo$a.2$3 . !.#'#t#es?. 2c3 arranged so that at 'east two des#gnated s&aces are s#de .'e seats.#ng.y the guard w#'' (ac#'#tate c'#m. to &ro$#de a cho#ce o( $#ew#ng 'ocat#on and a c'ear $#ew o( the e$ent ta7#ng &'ace.y /entence 3. 2>17. 2>17. !<="1!.<. 211 .3 not 'ess than 900 mm w#de and not 'ess than. 60eelc0$ir (. 2a3 c'ear and 'e$e' or 'e$e' w#th remo$a. 8!9 F'oors or wa'7s #n a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' ha$#ng a s'o&e stee&er than 1 #n 20 sha'' .3 not 'ess than 900 mm w#de and 1 121 mm 'ong to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to enter (rom a s#de a&&roach.

2#3 . Assisti1e Listening #e1ices 819 +n buildings o( assembly occupancy. 2##3 .0 mm sha'' .!. to . and 2c3 s#tuated. 2$#3 ha$e a c'earance o( 30 mm to 40 mm (rom the wa''.y %rt#c'e 3. 8!9 +n an assembly occupancy w#th (#5ed seats.1.60 mm .y one hand.e L-sha&ed w#th .!.e at 'east 600 mm #n 'ength mounted hor#Conta''y on the wa'' . . near the 'atch s#de o( the door.e not 'ess than 30 mm and not more than 40 mm #n d#ameter.y /entence 3. and 2$#3 .y 1 100 mm #n de&th.'e o( .e 'ocated on the same 'e$e' and #n &ro5#m#ty to the s&aces des#gnated (or whee'cha#r use and seats des#gnated (or adaptable seating.c'ause 2%3.y s#de #n a grou&. 2c3 ha$e a water c'oset 'ocated so that #ts centre'#ne #s not 'ess than 460 mm and not more than 4 0 mm (rom an ad0acent s#de wa'' on one s#de. and 212 .ed #n /u.3.e ca&a. away (rom the water c'oset w#th the 'ower end o( the .e &ro$#ded where the assembly occupancy has more than 200 (#5ed seats. 2a3 'ocated ad0o#n#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' w#thout #n(r#ng#ng on egress (rom any row o( seat#ng or any a#s'e re:u#rements.o$e the ('oor and the $ert#ca' com&onent 110 mm #n (ront o( the to#'et .=. #( two or more des#gnated s&aces are arranged s#de .3 7B a&&'#ed $ert#ca''y or hor#Conta''y.60 mm 'ong hor#Conta' and $ert#ca' com&onents mounted w#th the hor#Conta' com&onent ..e e:u#&&ed w#th a door that sha''.3 e:u#&&ed w#th a mo$a. a'' c'assrooms. 2.e &ro$#ded w#th s&r#ng-ty&e or gra$#ty h#nges so that the door c'oses automat#ca''y. 2##3 &ro$#de. 2.o$e the ('oor and.'e .e &ro$#ded where the assembly occupancy has not more than 200 (#5ed seats and at 'east two such storage s&aces sha'' .e at 'east 1 100 mm #n w#dth . !.e. meet#ng rooms and theatres w#th an area o( more than 100 m2 and an occupant load o( more than .e c'osed w#thout #nter(er#ng w#th the whee'cha#r.2. aud#tor#a. 6$ter Closet (t$lls 819 8here a washroom #s re:u#red . .e#ng 'atched (rom the #ns#de w#th a mechan#sm that #s o&era. where the water c'oset has a water tan7.ow'.10 mm to 900 mm a.2%3 each grou& o( des#gnated s&aces. . 2#3 .'e or remo$a.ow'.e &ro$#ded w#th a door &u'' on the outs#de. 2###3 Reser$ed 2#$3 . and 2.e mounted 110 mm a.ars that sha''. 2d3 .=.e at 'east .'e armrest on the s#de o( the seat ad0o#n#ng the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. !. as &art o( the des#gnated seat#ng &'an.2. at 'east one water c'oset sta'' or enc'osure sha''.243 sha'' . .eh#nd the water c'oset (rom 40 mm to 920 mm a.60 mm #n 'ength and mounted at a 30E to 10E ang'e s'o&#ng u&wards. 829 F#5ed seats des#gnated (or adaptable seating re:u#red . as &art o( the des#gnated seat#ng &'an.e #nsta''ed to res#st a 'oad o( at 'east 1. 2d3 'ocated ad0o#n#ng a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' w#thout #n(r#ng#ng on egress (rom any row o( seat#ng or any a#s'e re:u#rements.y 1 220 mm c'ear ('oor area #s &ro$#ded w#th#n the sta'' or enc'osure to &erm#t the door to . 2#$3 . or a'ternat#$e'y. 2a3 . and 2e3 s#tuated.-su. when the door #s #n an o&en &os#t#on.e e:u#&&ed w#th gra. 2$3 .=.y 1 3.. un'ess . s&ace sha'' .e e:u#&&ed w#th ass#st#$e '#sten#ng systems encom&ass#ng the ent#re seat#ng area.e barrier-free.1 sha'' . and 2*3 each des#gnated s&ace that #s not &art o( a grou& descr#. to &ro$#de a cho#ce o( $#ew#ng 'ocat#on and a c'ear $#ew o( the e$ent ta7#ng &'ace. . to &ro$#de a cho#ce o( $#ew#ng 'ocat#on and a c'ear $#ew o( the e$ent ta7#ng &'ace.e a'#gned w#th the c'ear manoeu$r#ng s&ace ad0acent to the water c'oset.o$e the ('oor and 10 mm #n (ront o( the to#'et .e &ro$#ded (or the storage o( whee'cha#rs and mobility assistive devices #n accordance w#th the (o''ow#ng re:u#rements: 2a3 at 'east one storage s&ace not 'ess than 10 mm . 2$3 . a c'ear o&en#ng o( at 'east 10 mm.3 the storage s&ace or s&aces sha'' .ar mounted .10 mm to 900 mm a.o$e the tan7. 2###3 sw#ng outward.3 .

e e:u#&&ed w#th a water c'oset con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.y 1 440 mm c'ear ('oor area #s &ro$#ded w#th#n the sta'' to &erm#t the door to .'e o( ha$#ng the 'atch re:u#red .e &ro$#ded on the s#de wa'' re(erred to #n /u. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 2###3 #n '#ne w#th or not more than 300 mm #n (ront o( the to#'et seat.ed #n )'ause 2132c3 sha'' .e'ow the gra. 2##3 when the door #s #n an o&en &os#t#on. and 2#$3 not 'ess than 600 mm a. and 2#$3 not 'ess than 600 mm a.e &ro$#ded w#th s&r#ng-ty&e or gra$#ty h#nges so that the door c'oses automat#ca''y.!.struct#on. un'ess 20 mm .c'ause 2232a32#3.=.e &ro$#ded w#th a door &u'' on .3.e ca&a.e c'osed w#thout #nter(er#ng w#th the whee'cha#r. 2#3 wa'' mounted.etween the outs#de o( the sta'' (ace and the (ace o( an #n-sw#ng#ng washroom door and 1 400 mm .ed #n /entence 3. and 2g3 where a to#'et &a&er d#s&enser #s &ro$#ded.'e o( . that #s 'ocated #n accordance w#th )'ause 2232a3 or 2.=. &ro$#de a d#s&enser that #s. ss. .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor on a s#de wa'' and &ro0ect#ng not more than 10 mm (rom the wa''. !<="1!.00 mm . and 2g3 when a to#'et &a&er d#s&enser #s &ro$#ded.e a'#gned w#th a c'ear trans(er s&ace re:u#red .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.ar con(orm#ng to /entences 213 and 2.etween the outs#de o( the sta'' (ace and any wa''-mounted (#5ture or other o.3 sha'' .e#ng 'atched (rom the #ns#de w#th a mechan#sm that #s o&era. 2$3 . 2#3 .3.e ca&a. 2e3 .e'ow the gra. 2###3 sw#ng outward.=.struct#on. 2(3 ha$e a c'earance o( at 'east 1 .oth s#des o( the door.3.=.e e:u#&&ed w#th a door that sha''.o$e the ('oor. 2##3 'ocated . . 2#$3 . 213 . and 2$##3 .o$e the ('oor on a s#de wa'' and &ro0ect#ng not more than 10 mm (rom the wa''. . ha$e a c'ear o&en#ng o( at 'east 60 mm. 8!9 8here a water c'oset #s 'ocated #n accordance w#th )'ause 2232a3.3 'ocated so that a c'ear trans(er s&ace at 'east 900 mm w#de and 1 100 mm dee& #s &ro$#ded on each s#de o( the water c'oset. 2!. Reg. 829 % water c'oset descr#. or 2.y /u. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2a3 a gra.9.00 mm . 2$#3 . 'ocated at a he#ght not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 100 mm a. 2##3 'ocated . 2d3 Reser$ed 2e3 . Article !.3 . . 2c3 .etween the outs#de o( the sta'' (ace and the (ace o( an #n-sw#ng#ng washroom door and 1 400 mm .etween the outs#de o( the sta'' (ace and any wa''-mounted (#5ture or other o. 2a3 ha$e a c'ear turn#ng s&ace at 'east 1 100 mm #n d#ameter.e e:u#&&ed w#th a coat hoo7 mounted not more than 1 200 mm a. &ro$#de a d#s&enser that #s.e. 5!9 !. 2#3 the centre '#ne o( the water c'oset #s not 'ess than 460 mm and not more than 4 0 mm (rom one s#de wa''.!.ar.233 or 243 sha''. 2>17.2. . 6$ter Closet (t$lls 819 6$ery barrier-free water c'oset sta'' #n a washroom descr#.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st.ar. and 2##3 a c'ear trans(er s&ace at 'east 900 mm w#de and 1 100 mm dee& #s &ro$#ded on the other s#de o( the water c'oset. 2(3 ha$e a c'earance o( at 'east 1 . 2.2$##3 ha$e a s'#& res#stant sur(ace.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. 2###3 #n '#ne w#th or not more than 300 mm #n (ront o( the seat.c'ause 2232a32##3 or )'ause 2232.3. 2a3 'ocated so that.e e:u#&&ed w#th a coat hoo7 mounted not more than 1 200 mm a. 2#3 wa'' mounted.c'ause 2#3 re'eased (rom the outs#de #n case o( an emergency.y /u. near the 'atch s#de o( the door.

.ar descr#.e &ro$#ded on each s#de o( the water c'oset.3 or 2432a3 sha''.e wa'' mounted 110 mm a. and 2$#3 .e e:u#&&ed w#th a door that sha''.e &ro$#ded w#th s&r#ng-ty&e or gra$#ty h#nges so that the door c'oses automat#ca''y.y /u.3 a (o'd-down gra.3. and 2. #t sha''.3.e &ro$#ded and.e e:u#&&ed w#th a water c'oset con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.e not 'ess than 31 mm and not more than 40 mm #n d#ameter.3 a c'ear trans(er s&ace descr#. .ed #n /u. .c'ause 2232a32##3 or )'ause 2232.ar descr#.ed #n )'ause 2132a3. where the water c'oset has a water tan7. 2c3 ha$e a c'earance o( 10 mm (rom the wa''.60 mm #n 'ength. .e at 'east .3 sha''. 8=9 % (o'd-down gra. and 2##3 not 'ess than 390 mm and not more than 410 mm (rom the centre '#ne o( the water c'oset.3 not re:u#re a (orce o( more than 22. 2#$3 .e ca&a.3 7B a&&'#ed $ert#ca''y or hor#Conta''y.e &ro$#ded on the wa'' .'e o( ha$#ng the 'atch re:u#red . 2c3 .ar #nsta''ed #n accordance w#th /entence 2 3 #s &erm#tted to encroach #nto.'e o( . 2#3 w#th the hor#Conta' com&onent . and 2(3 ha$e a s'#&-res#stant sur(ace.3 7B a&&'#ed $ert#ca''y or hor#Conta''y. .2. . 2.e &ro$#ded on the wa'' .ed #n )'ause 2332. . ha$e a c'ear o&en#ng o( at 'east 10 mm. 2a3 .3 . and 2c3 a gra.c'ause 2#3 re'eased (rom the outs#de #n the case o( an emergency.eh#nd the water c'oset.3 .ed #n )'ause 2332a3 sha''.3 .eh#nd the water c'oset. .etween the &art#t#on wa''s.2 B to &u'' #t down.ar may . .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. 2###3 sw#ng outward.oth s#des o( the door.e at 'east 600 mm #n 'ength. #t sha'' con(orm to /entence 2 3 and . .e wa'' mounted w#th the hor#Conta' com&onent . and 2. 859 8here a water c'oset #s 'ocated #n accordance w#th )'ause 2232. 8<9 % gra. 2a3 .263.e not 'ess than 90 mm and not more than 940 mm #n w#dth.e at 'east 1 100 mm #n de&th and . 8. 2d3 . .e wa'' mounted hor#Conta''y (rom 40 mm to 920 mm a. 2#3 .ed #n )'ause 2a3.60 mm 'ong hor#Conta' and $ert#ca' com&onents.3. 2a3 a (o'd-down gra.ed #n )'ause 2332a3 or 2c3 or 2432. 879 % gra.3. 2a3 .3 sha''.9. .e cont#nuous L-sha&ed w#th .ar descr#.eh#nd the water c'oset.e ca&a.ar descr#.9 % gra. 2. 2##3 when the door #s #n an o&en &os#t#on.e #nsta''ed to res#st a 'oad o( at 'east 1. 2e3 . #( one #s &ro$#ded.e &ro$#ded on the s#de o( the water c'oset o&&os#te the gra. and 'ocated so that #ts centre '#ne #s centred .10 mm a. 81>9 8here an am.e mounted on the wa'' . or 2.e &ro$#ded w#th a door &u'' on .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.ed #n )'ause 2332c3 or 2432. 2c3 .10 mm a.3 .y /entence 3.ar con(orm#ng to /entence 2 3 sha'' .ar con(orm#ng to /entences 263 and 2.3 a gra.e#ng 'atched (rom the #ns#de w#th a mechan#sm that #s o&era. and 2.ar con(orm#ng to /entences 263 and 2. and 2d3 ha$e a s'#&-res#stant sur(ace. . 214 . 2a3 .e not 'ess than 31 mm and not more than 40 mm #n d#ameter. 'ocated at a he#ght not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 000 mm a. 2.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor and the $ert#ca' com&onent 110 mm #n (ront o( the water c'oset.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st.ar descr#. 899 % (o'd-down gra.2. near the 'atch s#de o( the door.u'atory water c'oset sta'' #s re:u#red .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor and.e #nsta''ed to res#st a 'oad o( at 'east 1.3 sha'' .o$e the tan7. 2a3 . un'ess the m#n#mum d#mens#ons #n )'ause 2a3 are not 'ocated w#th#n the door sw#ng. 2a3 the c'ear turn#ng s&ace descr#. 2$3 .3 sha'' .

=. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 6$ter Closets 819 % water c'oset descr#.e automat#ca''y o&era.=.3. Reser1ed Note& On *$nu$r3 1.ed #n /entence 213. and 2d3 not ha$e a s&r#ng-act#$ated seat.e e:u#&&ed w#th hand-o&erated ('ush#ng contro's that are eas#'y access#.e e:u#&&ed w#th a . and 2c3 a m#n#mum de&th o( 341 mm measured (rom the outer (ace o( the ur#na' r#m to the .e mounted a m#n#mum o( 460 mm (rom the centre '#ne o( the ur#na'.3 sha'' . . 829 % ur#na' descr#.1>. .9. 2##3 has #ts centre '#ne 1 000 mm a.=. ss.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st. !<="1!.1>.2. !<="1!.3. 8!9 8here manua' ('ush contro's are &ro$#ded (or a ur#na' descr#. 2a3 wa'' mounted.3 ('oor mounted.2d3 .ed #n /entence 213. 2!. 5!9 !.=.3 mounted no h#gher than 1 200 mm a.!. !. w#th the r#m 'e$e' w#th the (#n#shed ('oor.3 . rin$ls 819 8here more than one ur#na' #s &ro$#ded #n a washroom descr#. 6$ter Closets 819 8ater c'osets (or a &erson w#th &hys#ca' d#sa. 2.ars con(orm#ng to )'ause 2332a3.'e to a whee'cha#r user or . 2###3 #s 'ocated not 'ess than 3 0 mm and not more than 410 mm measured hor#Conta''y (rom the $ert#ca' centre '#ne o( the ur#na'.1>.12.#'#t#es sha''.3. 2. !.2 B. 2. and 2. .ars re:u#red .9.=.ac7 su&&ort where there #s no seat '#d or tan7. 2c3 . 879 8here more than one ur#na' #s &ro$#ded #n a washroom descr#.ar #nsta''ed on each s#de o( the ur#na' that. . 2!. 2>17. 829 =and-o&erated ('ush#ng contro's re:u#red .e e:u#&&ed w#th a seat 'ocated at not 'ess than 430 mm and not more than 4 1 mm a.3.e e:u#&&ed w#th a seat 'ocated at not 'ess than 400 mm and not more than 460 mm a. 5!9 !. 859 8here &r#$acy screens are #nsta''ed (or a ur#na' descr#.ed #n /entence 3.'e to a whee'cha#r user or .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. .11. 2a3 . ss.y )'ause 2232. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. Reg.!. they sha''.3 .2. .2.3.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.263. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.e e:u#&&ed w#th hand-o&erated ('ush#ng contro's that are eas#'y access#.!. at 'east one ur#na' sha'' . !.y )'ause 2132. 2c3 .233 or 243.ed #n /entence 3. or 2. 2a3 .e.e e:u#&&ed w#th a .=. .'e. . 2#3 #s not 'ess than 300 mm 'ong.ed #n )'ause 3.e &ro$#ded #n the washroom.e automat#ca''y o&era. Article !.9.3 ha$e a c'earance o( at 'east 10 mm (rom the gra. 2a3 o&era.!.o$e the ('oor.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st and w#th a (orce o( not more than 22. L$1$tories 211 .2132c3 or 21032c3 or 3. . w#th the r#m 'ocated not more than 430 mm a.ac7 su&&ort where there #s no seat '#d or tan7. the ('ush contro's sha'' .=.2132d3 sha''.e. and 2e3 . at 'east one ur#na' con(orm#ng to /entences 213 to 243 sha'' .'e. 2>17.3. .!.!. Article !.3. 2a3 .ac7 o( the (#5ture.ed #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. and 2.e e:u#&&ed on each s#de o( the water c'oset w#th gra.3 a $ert#ca''y mounted gra.!.e e:u#&&ed w#th a coat hoo7 con(orm#ng to )'ause 2132e3. and 2#$3 com&'#es w#th /entence 3. 2a3 no ste& #n (ront. Reg. and 2d3 not ha$e a s&r#ng-act#$ated seat.e o&era.

2###3 6 1 mm h#gh at a &o#nt 201 mm . #s not more than 4 1 mm.e 'ocated so that the d#stance .as#n #s mounted #n a $an#ty. and 2g3 ha$e towe' d#s&ensers or other hand dry#ng e:u#&ment that are.e mounted so that the to& o( the 'a$atory #s not more than 40 mm a. 2a3 .e 'ocated under the 'a$atory. the to& o( the $an#ty #s not more than 40 mm a.y a &erson #n a whee'cha#r.etween the centre '#ne o( the 'a$atory and the s#de wa'' #s not 'ess than 460 mm.eneath the 'a$atory not 'ess than.!.etween 900 mm and 1 200 mm a. and 2#$3 310 mm h#gh (rom a &o#nt 300 mm . #s not more than 4 1 mm.=.e usa. 2c3 ha$e a c'earance .ac7 (rom the (ront edge to the wa''.as#n or.e e:u#&&ed w#th (aucets that ha$e 'e$er ty&e hand'es w#thout s&r#ng 'oad#ng or o&erate automat#ca''y and that are 'ocated so that the d#stance (rom the centre '#ne o( the (aucet to the edge o( the . o( wh#ch a ma5#mum o( 100 mm can . they sha'' .e &ro$#ded w#th a 'a$atory that sha''.2. 5!9 !. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 8!9 +( d#s&ens#ng or hand-o&erated washroom accessor#es.31 mm h#gh at the (ront edge. and 2#$3 230 mm h#gh o$er the d#stance (rom a &o#nt 2 0 mm to a &o#nt 430 mm . 2!.=.o$e the ('oor. 2(3 ha$e a m#n#mum 1 3.o$e the ('oor.ro1ided 2it0 $ l$1$tor3 t0$t s0$ll.e 'ocated so that the d#stance . 2###3 6 1 mm h#gh at a &o#nt 201 mm . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. L$1$tories 819 % 2$s0room described in (entence !. 2c3 ha$e a c'earance . 2(3 ha$e soa& d#s&ensers that are.e mounted so that the to& o( the 'a$atory or. and 2###3 o&era. 2a3 mounted w#th #ts . 2#3 .ac7 (rom the (ront edge. to the (ront edge o( the $an#ty.ac7 (rom the (ront edge.0 mm dee& ('oor s&ace to a''ow (or a (orward a&&roach. 2#3 'ocated to .as#n #s mounted #n a $an#ty.'e to &ersons #n whee'cha#rs.=.e e:u#&&ed w#th (aucet hand'es o( the 'e$er ty&e w#thout s&r#ng 'oad#ng or . or 2. !<="1!.31 mm h#gh at the (ront edge.!.ottom edge not more than 1 000 mm a. where the . 2##3 'ocated so that the d#s&ens#ng he#ght #s not more than 1 200 mm a. 2>17.60 mm w#de.e automat#ca''y o&era.829.819 % barrier-free washroom sha'' .urn haCard or ha$e water su&&'y tem&erature '#m#ted to a ma5#mum o( 43E).as#n or.e access#. 2##3 . 2a3 .3 .ac7 (rom the (ront edge. 2#3 'ocated to .'e w#th one hand. 2##3 'ocated so that the d#s&ens#ng he#ght #s not more than 1 200 mm a.urn haCard or ha$e water su&&'y tem&erature '#m#ted to a ma5#mum o( 43E). 2d3 ha$e #nsu'ated &#&es where they wou'd otherw#se &resent a . 2d3 ha$e #nsu'ated &#&es where they wou'd otherw#se &resent a .11.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. 2e3 . at 'east one m#rror sha'' .e access#.'e and are 'ocated so that the d#stance (rom the centre'#ne o( the (aucet to the edge o( the . where the 'a$atory #s #n a $an#ty.11.e mounted so that the d#s&ens#ng he#ght #s .'e w#th one hand.'e . where the .ed #n )'ause 2132(3. e5ce&t those 'ocated #n to#'et sta''s or descr#. ss. Article !. 2.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. 216 .etween the centre'#ne o( the 'a$atory and the s#de wa'' #s not 'ess than 460 mm. to the (ront edge o( the $an#ty. are &ro$#ded. and 2###3 o&era.'e to &ersons #n whee'cha#rs. 8!9 or 859 s0$ll be . 2#3 920 mm w#de.!.o$e the ('oor.o$e the ('oor. 2g3 ha$e a soa& d#s&enser that #s. 2e3 .3 #nc'#ned to the $ert#ca' to . Reg. 2##3 . 829 +( m#rrors are &ro$#ded #n a barrier-free washroom.3 .eneath the 'a$atory not 'ess than.e. 2.

.ars con(orm#ng to )'ause 3. 2g3 ha$e a coat hoo7 con(orm#ng to )'ause 3.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.'e 'atch-o&erat#ng mechan#sm 'ocated not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 000 mm a. ni1ers$l Toilet Rooms 819 % un#$ersa' to#'et room sha''. are &ro$#ded.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. .3.3 ha$e a door ca&a. measured hor#Conta''y. #t sha''. 2d3 ha$e one water c'oset con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3. 2a3 . e5ce&t those 'ocated #n water c'oset sta''s or descr#. and 2.3 mounted w#th #ts .etween wa''s that #s 'ess than 1 .'e to &ersons #n whee'cha#rs.11. 2a3 the d#s&ens#ng he#ght #s not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 200 mm a.e.223. 2###3 o&era. 233 or 243.o$e the ('oor.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.y /entence 213.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.'e o( .3 &ro0ect not more than 100 mm (rom the wa''.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor or #nc'#ned to the $ert#ca' to .3 the contro's or o&erat#ng mechan#sms are mounted not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 200 mm a. 2c3 ha$e one 'a$atory con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.3. .3.00 mm. and 2#$3 'ocated not more than 610 mm. .'e to &ersons #n whee'cha#rs.!. a door c'oser. and 2##3 not 'ess than 1 020 mm to the wa'' on the other s#de. and 2h3 ha$e a towe' d#s&enser or other hand dry#ng e:u#&ment that #s. and 2.ottom edge not more than 1 000 mm a. 2##3 #( #t #s an outward sw#ng#ng door. 2###3 'ocated not more than 610 mm. and 'ocated.'e .'e w#th one hand. 2g3 and 2h3. .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. and 2###3 #( #t #s an outward sw#ng#ng door. a door &u'' not 'ess than 140 mm 'ong 'ocated on the #ns#de so that #ts m#d&o#nt #s not 'ess than 200 mm and not more than 300 mm (rom the h#nged s#de o( the door and not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 000 mm a. 2.3. 2#3 so that #ts centre'#ne #s not 'ess than 460 mm and not more than 4 0 mm (rom an ad0acent s#de wa'' on one s#de. !. and 2c3 a m#n#mum 1 3.e ser$ed . 2##3 'ocated so that the d#s&ens#ng he#ght #s not more than 1 200 mm a. 2#3 a gras&a. 859 8here a she'( #s #nsta''ed a.2. . .y a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. 2##3 'ocated so that the d#s&ens#ng he#ght #s not more than 1 200 mm a.2. measured hor#Conta''y. 879 % washroom descr#.ed #n )'ause 2132g3.ed #n /entence 3. (rom the edge o( the 'a$atory.e access#.e mounted so that.2#3 'ocated to . 2(3 ha$e no #nterna' d#mens#on . .o$e the to& o( the 'a$atory and not more than 1 100 mm a. 2#3 'ocated to . 2a3 . (rom the edge o( the 'a$atory.2132e3 and a she'( 'ocated not more than 1 200 mm a.3.o$e the ('oor.=.y /entence 213.'e w#th one hand.3.12. so that the door c'oses automat#ca''y.2132d3.0 mm dee& ('oor s&ace #s &ro$#ded #n (ront o( the contro's or o&erat#ng mechan#sms to a''ow (or a (ront a&&roach. they sha'' .o$e a 'a$atory re:u#red . and 2#$3 o&era. 2a3 #nsta''ed a. . s&r#ng h#nges or gra$#ty h#nges.o$e the ('oor.e#ng 'oc7ed (rom the #ns#de and re'eased (rom the outs#de #n case o( emergency and that has.e access#. .y a &erson #n a whee'cha#r. at 'east one m#rror sha'' . 829 +( m#rrors are #nsta''ed #n a washroom descr#. . 2e3 ha$e gra.e 'ocated not more than 200 mm a.o$e a 'a$atory re:u#red .ed #n /entence 3.e &ro$#ded w#th a 'a$atory con(orm#ng to )'auses 2132e3. 8!9 +( d#s&ens#ng or hand-o&erated washroom accessor#es. 21.e usa.9. 2.263 sha'' .

2c3 ha$e one 'a$atory con(orm#ng to /entences 3.3.12. so that the door c'oses automat#ca''y. .e des#gned to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to . 2#3 /entence 3.utton.223.00 mm #n d#ameter.2232a3 or 2. re#n(orcement sha'' . 2!.e des#gned to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to turn #n an o&en s&ace not 'ess than 1 100 mm #n d#ameter.3. #( the water c'oset #s 'ocated #n accordance w#th )'ause 3. .o$e the emergency .etween wa''s that #s 'ess than 1 .233.e &ro$#ded w#th a door e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator #( the door #s e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce. s&r#ng h#nges or gra$#ty h#nges. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.y a &erson #n a whee'cha#r.12. 233 and 243.4. 203 .'e .e#ng 'oc7ed (rom the #ns#de and re'eased (rom the outs#de #n case o( emergency and that has. #( the water c'oset #s 'ocated #n accordance w#th )'ause 3. Reg. Article !.o$e a 'a$atory descr#.2232. 829 Reser$ed Note& On *$nu$r3 1.3. . . 5!9 !.3.3 ha$e a door that #s ca&a. . . and 273 ha$e '#ght#ng contro''ed .c'ause 2d32##3.2132e3 and a she'( 'ocated not more than 1 200 mm a. and 2###3 #( #t #s an outward sw#ng#ng door. a door c'oser. 2#3 . ss.e usa. 2#3 .e ser$ed . and 2##3 mounted w#th #ts .y a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.33 7B. . 2e3 ha$e gra.etween 410 mm and 100 mm at the 'ow range to .1.e des#gned to carry a m#n#mum 'oad o( 1.243.'e o( .etween 10 mm and 900 mm at the h#gh range.2. .11. a door &u'' not 'ess than 140 mm 'ong 'ocated on the #ns#de so that #ts m#d&o#nt #s not 'ess than 200 mm and not more than 300 mm (rom the 'atch s#de o( the door and not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 000 mm a.3. 879 8here an adu't-s#Ce change ta. . 2>17.'e 'atch-o&erat#ng mechan#sm 'ocated not 'ess than 900 mm and not more than 1 000 mm a.00 mm.e &ro$#ded w#th a m#rror. 2h3 .'e #s #nsta''ed.213. . 2a3 .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor that can .!. 829 % un#$ersa' washroom sha'' ha$e.y a mot#on sensor con(orm#ng to /entence 12. 2##3 #( #t #s an outward sw#ng#ng door. 2(3 ha$e no #nterna' d#mens#on .2232a3. .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor or #nc'#ned to the $ert#ca' to . . #t sha''.'e.y a contro' de$#ce #ns#de the washroom.ars con(orm#ng to. 859 8here the c'ear s&ace &ro$#ded (or an adu't-s#Ce change ta. 2a3 when (u''y 'oaded.e #nsta''ed #n the wa'' to &erm#t the (uture #nsta''at#on o( the change ta. 2.=.3.e ad0usted (rom . 2d3 ha$e one water c'oset con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3. !<="1!.=.'e #s ad0acent to a wa''.3.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.3 . 2.2h3 .e &ro$#ded w#th a door e:u#&&ed w#th a &ower door o&erator #( the door #s e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce. 2#3 a gras&a. 2#3 #nsta''ed a.e &ro$#ded #n each un#$ersa' washroom (or an adu't-s#Ce change ta.3.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.3. and 2.3.e des#gned to &erm#t a whee'cha#r to turn #n an o&en s&ace not 'ess than 1 .'e.ottom edge not more than 1 000 mm a. that #s 'ocated #n accordance w#th )'ause 3. .3 an emergency s#gn that conta#ns the words IN TEE E'ENT O+ AN E)ERGENCD % (E E)ERGENCD B TTON AN# A #IBLE AN# 'I( AL (IGNAL 6ILL ACTI'ATE #n 'etters at 'east 21 mm h#gh w#th a 1 mm stro7e and that #s &osted a. 2g3 ha$e a coat hoo7 con(orm#ng to )'ause 3. or 2##3 /entence 3.'e and $#sua' s#gna' de$#ces #ns#de and outs#de o( the washroom that are act#$ated .!.9.ac7 #n a'ongs#de the water c'oset #n the s&ace re(erred to #n /u. and 203 . ni1ers$l 6$s0rooms 819 % un#$ersa' washroom sha''. 2a3 an emergency ca'' system that cons#sts o( aud#.ed #n )'ause 2132c3. . . ha$e a sur(ace he#ght a. 8!9 % c'ear s&ace not 'ess than 10 mm w#de and 1 30 mm 'ong sha'' . 21 .

. 2#3 #s used (or an assembly occupancy.3 7B. 2##3 mounted a&&ro5#mate'y 10 mm a. 2###3 w#th the hor#Conta' 'eg o( the >L? .ar con(orm#ng to /u..athtu.o$e the ('oor.3 (aucet hand'es that are 'ocated so as to .o$e and &ara''e' to the r#m o( the .athtu. . e5ce&t that (#5tures are &erm#tted to &ro0ect #nto that s&ace &ro$#ded they do not restr#ct access to the shower. #s (ree-stand#ng.2132d32#$3 to 2$#3 mounted on the wa''. and 2#3 ha$e (u''y recessed soa& ho'ders that can . (0o2ers $nd B$t0tubs 819 65ce&t w#th#n a suite o( residential occupancy. 2#3 not 'ess than 410 mm w#de and 400 mm dee&.y 90E.ed #n )'ause 3. .e usa. and 2c3 un'ess the .e#ng 'ocated .e$e''ed thresho'd not more than 13 mm h#gher than the (#n#shed ('oor. 8!9 +nd#$#dua' . 829 +nd#$#dua' shower sta''s that are &ro$#ded (or use .=..2132d32#$3 to 2$#3 that #s. at 'east one shower sta'' #n each grou& o( showers sha'' . or 2.e#ng se&arated . 2h3 ha$e a hand-he'd shower head w#th not 'ess than 1 100 mm o( ('e5#. .e reached (rom the seated &os#t#on.'e . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy sha'' ha$e. a mercantile occupancy or an industrial occupancy. and 2##3 ha$e no o&erat#ng mechan#sms h#gher than 1 200 mm. 2##3 w#th the 'egs o( the >L? .e#ng 'ocated .y a 'e$er or other de$#ce o&era. a business and personal services occupancy .athtu. 2.'e w#th a c'osed (#st (rom the seated &os#t#on.s that are &ro$#ded (or the use o( &at#ents or res#dents #n buildings o( 4rou& *.2c3 ha$e a c'ear ('oor s&ace &ara''e' to the 'ong s#de o( the ta.athtu.3. . and 2##3 #s 'ess than 300 m2 #n building area. !. and 2#$3 w#th the $ert#ca' 'eg o( the >L? . 2a3 (aucet hand'es o( the 'e$er ty&e that are not s&r#ng-'oaded or .2232a3 or 2.e automat#ca''y o&era.'e.e reached (rom the seated &os#t#on and e:u#&&ed w#th a su&&ort so that #t can o&erate as a (#5ed shower head.e barrier-free and sha''.3.3 ha$e a c'ear ('oor s&ace at the entrance to the shower not 'ess than 900 mm dee& and the same w#dth as the shower. and 2###3 'ocated on the wa'' o&&os#te the entrance to the shower so that not 'ess than 300 mm o( #ts 'ength #s at one s#de o( the seat. #( showers are &ro$#ded #n a building.!.y &at#ents or res#dents #n buildings o( 4rou& *.c'auses 3.y a &erson seated #n the . 2#3 .3 another un#$ersa' washroom con(orm#ng to th#s %rt#c'e #s &ro$#ded on the same ('oor 'e$e' w#th#n 41 m. 2a3 #t #s 'ocated #n an #nd#$#dua' suite that.'e.etween 110 mm and 200 mm a. 2d3 ha$e a . 2.e. 2a3 .. an >L?-sha&ed gra.athtu. 2#3 not 'ess than 900 mm 'ong. 8<9 % un#$ersa' washroom need not con(orm to /entences 233 and 243 #(. and 2d3 #n the case o( a (o'd-down ta.3. 2c3 ha$e a s'#&-res#stant ('oor sur(ace. 2e3 ha$e a h#nged seat that #s not s&r#ng-'oaded or a (#5ed seat that sha'' .c'auses 3. 2g3 ha$e a &ressure-e:ua'#C#ng or thermostat#c m#5#ng $a'$e contro''ed . 2#3 w#th each 'eg o( the >L? .e#ng at 'east 900 mm 'ong.etween 300 mm and 410 mm (rom the contro' end o( the . .e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de and 900 mm dee&.ar con(orm#ng to /u.'e hose 'ocated so that #t can . . 2##3 mounted a&&ro5#mate'y 410 mm a. 219 . .'e not 'ess than .60 mm w#de and 1 100 mm 'ong.e #nsta''ed so that #t does not encroach #nto a c'ear trans(er s&ace descr#. 2(3 ha$e a hor#Conta' gra. and 2###3 des#gned to carry a m#n#mum 'oad o( 1. "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements o( /entence 213.1!.3.o$e the ('oor.

athtu.3 and 'ocated . 1 2 to . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy sha'' con(orm to /entence 223.y a 'e$er or other de$#ce o&era. 859 +nd#$#dua' .13. )inimum Number o/ B$rrier:+ree (0o2ers Form#ng -art o( /entence 3. 2>17. and 2#$3 'ocated so that the edge o( the seat #s w#th#n 100 mm o( the shower contro's.'e us#ng a c'osed (#st (rom the seated &os#t#on. w#th the hor#Conta' com&onent o( the gra. . . . ss..ar con(orm#ng to /entence 3.2.3. O$er . showers #n a grou& 829 % barrier-free shower re:u#red . 2h3 ha$e a hand-he'd shower head w#th not 'ess than 1 100 mm o( ('e5#.1!.!.'e 3. .er o( /howers Re:u#red to *e $arrier-7ree 0 1 1.e.y &at#ents or res#dents #n buildings o( 4rou& *.athtu. #s (ree-stand#ng.ar con(orm#ng to /entence 3.e usa.13.athtu.1!.3. Article !. 2. 2c3 ha$e a s'#&-res#stant ('oor sur(ace. 5!9 !.athtu.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.'e .ar mounted not more than 10 mm a.3 7B.=. e5ce&t that (#5tures are &erm#tted to &ro0ect #nto that s&ace &ro$#ded they do not restr#ct access to the shower. #( showers are &ro$#ded #n a building. 2###3 des#gned to carry a m#n#mum 'oad o( 1. 2e3 ha$e a h#nged seat that #s not s&r#ng-'oaded or a (#5ed seat that sha'' . the num.3. 2.o$e and &ara''e' to the r#m o( the .er o( /howers &ro$#ded #n a 4rou& 1. .3 (aucet hand'es that are 'ocated so as to .3 w#th 900 mm 'ong hor#Conta' and $ert#ca' com&onents mounted w#th.'e hose 'ocated so that #t can . . !<="1!. &'us 1 (or each add#t#ona' #ncrement o( . Reg. a cont#nuous L-sha&ed gra.e reached (rom the seated &os#t#on and e:u#&&ed w#th a su&&ort so that #t can o&erate as a (#5ed shower head. 2c3 un'ess the . T$ble !.!. 2(3 ha$e a wa'' mounted cont#nuous L-sha&ed gra. 8!9 +nd#$#dua' showers that are &ro$#ded (or use .e reached (rom the seated &os#t#on..etween the shower head and the contro's. . 2##3 mounted not 'ess than 430 mm and not more than 4 1 mm a. 2#3 not 'ess than 410 mm w#de and 400 mm dee&.Note& On *$nu$r3 1.=.2.3..athtu.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.y /entence 213 sha''.3 ha$e a c'ear ('oor s&ace at the entrance to the shower not 'ess than 900 mm dee& and the same w#dth as the shower.er o( barrier-free showers sha'' con(orm to .s that are &ro$#ded (or the use o( &at#ents or res#dents #n buildings o( 4rou& *. and 220 . . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 occupancy sha'' ha$e. and 2#3 ha$e (u''y recessed soa& ho'ders that can .!. 2g3 ha$e a &ressure-e:ua'#C#ng or thermostat#c m#5#ng $a'$e contro''ed . and 2##3 the $ert#ca' com&onent 'ocated not 'ess than 300 mm and not more than 410 mm (rom the contro' end o( the . 2a3 .a. 2d3 ha$e a thresho'd that #s 'e$e' w#th the ad0acent (#n#shed ('oor or a .1!. 3. . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.e$e''ed thresho'd not more than 13 mm h#gher than the ad0acent (#n#shed ('oor.=. (0o2ers $nd B$t0tubs 819 65ce&t w#th#n a suite o( residential occupancy.213 +tem )o'umn 1 Bum. 2a3 (aucets that ha$e 'e$er ty&e hand'es w#thout s&r#ng 'oad#ng or that o&erate automat#ca''y.y a &erson seated #n the . 2!. 2. )o'umn 2 <#n#mum Bum. 2#3 the hor#Conta' com&onent 'ocated not 'ess than 110 mm and not more than 200 mm a.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de and 900 mm dee&.

e 'ocated so that the rece#$er and co#n or card s'ot are not more than 1 200 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor. 8!9 8here a wa''-hung te'e&hone #s &ro$#ded a.!.60 mm 'ong. a c'ear s&ace not 'ess than 210 mm w#de ha$#ng no o. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.=. (or each te'e&hone &ro$#ded.1<. a c'ear ('oor s&ace at 'east 900 mm w#de and 1 440 mm 'ong sha'' .'#c te'e&hones.ar con(orm#ng to /entence 3. 2a3 ha$e a s&out 'ocated near the (ront o( the un#t not more than 911 mm a. . . 859 8here a wa''-hung te'e&hone #s &ro$#ded a.e 'e$e' and sha''.17.=.'#c use.struct#on w#th#n 210 mm a.ed #n /entence 213 ser$#ng at 'east one te'e&hone sha''.e barrier-free and sha''. and 2.e 'ocated not 'ess than .ed #n /entence 233. !<="1!.=. (0el1es or Counters /or Tele. and 2c3 ha$e.0ones 819 8here . 2>17.3.ed #n /entence 223. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.athtu.o$e the ('oor.u#'t-#n she'( or counter sha'' . a . 829 % she'( or counter descr#.o$e the she'( or counter sect#on descr#..3 that #s 'ocated at each end o( the . 879 8here a barrier-free . 25. ss.!.3 .=.e 'e$e'. 2a3 .athtu.!.e automat#ca''y o&era. 2##3 mounted $ert#ca''y (rom a &o#nt 200 mm a.o$e the sur(ace. and 2.2.he to& sur(ace o( a sect#on o( the she'( or counter descr#.!. Reser1ed !. 8!9 .'#c use #n a norma''y occu&#ed floor area that #s not re:u#red .1.o$e the she'( or counter sect#on descr#.e e:u#&&ed w#th contro's that are eas#'y o&erated (rom a whee'cha#r us#ng one hand w#th a (orce o( not more than 22 B or . #s &ro$#ded.e not 'ess than 310 mm dee&. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.17. !.e 'ocated so that the rece#$er and co#n s'ot are not more than 1 200 mm (rom the ('oor. 5!9 !. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. Article !.e not more than 61 mm (rom the ('oor. 233 and 243 sha'' .!.=.e &ro$#ded a'ong the (u'' 'ength o( the . #t sha'' .ed #n /entence 213 sha''. #rinAing +ount$ins 819 8here dr#n7#ng (ounta#ns are &ro$#ded. #t sha'' .struct#on w#th#n 210 mm a. they sha'' .1<.3 . and 2###3 mounted w#th#n 110 mm (rom the edge o( the . 2#3 at 'east . !<="1!. .0ones 819 8here more than one te'e&hone #s &ro$#ded (or &u.1<. .y %rt#c'e 3.athtu. at 'east one sha'' .he to& sur(ace o( a sect#on o( the she'( or counter descr#. and #s.e a barrier-free (ounta#n that con(orms to /entences 223 and 233. #rinAing +ount$ins 819 8here more than one dr#n7#ng (ounta#n #s &ro$#ded.athtu.!.1 mm and not more than .athtu. 221 .!.3 ha$e.u#'t-#n she'$es or counters are &ro$#ded (or &u. centred on the te'e&hone.'e.15. #s (ree-stand#ng. and 2. a . 829 % barrier-free dr#n7#ng (ounta#n sha''. 2a3 . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.o$e the r#m o( the .athtu.=...2d3 un'ess the . 2a3 . and 2##3 has no o.2. 879 8here more than one te'e&hone #s &ro$#ded (or &u..3 ha$e a 7nee s&ace not 'ess than .40 mm h#gh.o$e the sur(ace. 2a3 .3 ha$e a 7nee s&ace not 'ess than 6 1 mm h#gh. and 2. a gra.1 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor. Reg.ed #n /entence 213 sha''.17.0 mm dee&.e &ro$#ded (or at 'east one te'e&hone.e &ro$#ded (or at 'east one te'e&hone. ss. !. measured hor#Conta''y.u#'t-#n she'( or counter that con(orms to /entences 223. 2. at 'east one sha'' .=. a c'ear s&ace that. 2>17. 25. Reg. Article !. 2#3 #s not 'ess than 10 mm w#de and 1 3. 5!9 !. (0el1es or Counters /or Tele. (or each te'e&hone &ro$#ded.e not 'ess than 100 mm w#de and 310 mm dee&. 829 .

'e .e e:u#&&ed w#th contro's that are eas#'y o&erated (rom a whee'cha#r us#ng one hand w#th a (orce o( not more than 22 B or o&erates automat#ca''y. .9. !.1.lic$tion !.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.y %rt#c'e 3.31 mm a.1.!.!.2.1..60 mm. and 2(3 where the dr#n7#ng (ounta#n #s cant#'e$ered. 859 8here more than one dr#n7#ng (ounta#n #s &ro$#ded #n a norma''y occu&#ed floor area that #s not re:u#red . !. 2#3 30o.3 h#gher than 210 mm a. 2d3 &ro$#de the water stream at a $ert#ca' ang'e o( u& to.1.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /ect#on.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor or ground or s'o&ed stee&er than 1 #n 3.2.9.'e c'assroom sha'' .1 mm (rom the (ront o( the (ounta#n.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor.e not more than 100 m 2 #n building area.3.1.1 . or ad0acent to. 829 /entence 213 does not a&&'y to the (ront edges o( stages. 2e3 .act#'e 8a'7#ng /ur(ace +nd#cators?. 2a3 not &rotected .e a barrier-free (ounta#n that con(orms to /entences 223 and 233.3 .o$e the (#n#shed ('oor (rom a &o#nt 300 mm . 2c3 &ro0ect the water at 'east 100 mm h#gh. meet the (o''ow#ng re:u#rements: 2#3 .1. sha'' .2.e detecta.e mounted not more than 911 mm a.9. Ee$ting (3stems 819 =eat#ng systems and e:u#&ment #n a &orta.9.2.'e c'assroom sha'' .1=.re$d R$tings 819 +nter#or (#n#sh mater#a' used on a wa'' or ce#'#ng o( a &orta. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'. 2#$3 ha$e a c'ear w#dth under the (ounta#n o( not 'ess than . Interior +inis0 !. !.y a guard.1.ase o( the (ounta#n o( at 'east . (co..y /entence 213 sha'' ha$e a c'ear ('oor s&ace #n (ront o(. . !. 222 . (ection !.9.1.y a cane at a 'e$e' at or . 2##3 &ro$#de a c'earance he#ght under the (ounta#n o( not 'ess than .0 mm w#de. or 2##3 11o.1.!. >%ss#st#$e -roducts (or *'#nd and H#s#on-+m&a#red -ersons N .2.ac7 (rom the (ront edge to the wa''.9.2a3 ha$e a s&out 'ocated near the (ront o( the un#t not more than 911 mm a. and 2.1. the re:u#rements #n th#s "#$#s#on a&&'y to &orta. #t sha'' con(orm to )'auses 4. and 4. A.e !.'e c'assroom sha'' ha$e a flame-spread rating o( 110 or 'ess.9. and 2$#3 ha$e a de&th at the . 2$3 ha$e a toe c'earance he#ght under the (ounta#n o( at 'east 310 mm a. where the s&out #s 'ocated 'ess than . !. and not more than 1 storey #n building height. A. 8!9 % barrier-free dr#n7#ng (ounta#n re:u#red . %ort$ble Cl$ssrooms !.e #nsta''ed a'ong any edge o( a &'at(orm that #s. 2.=. o( +/O 23199.00 mm. 2###3 ha$e a c'ear de&th under the (ounta#n o( not 'ess than 100 mm.1 mm and not more than 121 mm (rom the (ront o( the (ounta#n. Building Are$s 819 % s#ng'e &orta.o$e the (#n#shed ('oor. where the s&out #s 'ocated not 'ess than .9.=.1.e des#gned and #nsta''ed #n accordance w#th /ect#on 6. +l$me:(. T$ctile Attention Indic$tors 819 8here a tact#'e attent#on #nd#cator #s re:u#red.'e c'assrooms.e'ow 6 0 mm (rom the (#n#shed ('oor.!. %l$t/orms 819 % tact#'e attent#on #nd#cator con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3..2. the (ounta#n that #s a m#n#mum o( 10 mm dee& and 1 3. at 'east one sha'' .

sha'' .2232a3 or 2. 2###3 w#th#n a grou& o( c'assrooms. where the hor#Conta' d#stance .sect#on 3.2.e &ro$#ded . and 2#$3 the d#stance . 2##3 the num.e &ro$#ded where there are not more than 12 &orta.etween grou&s o( &orta. a &orta.829 For the &ur&oses o( /u.etween &orta.3.'es on a s#te and where.4. a grou& o( &orta. need not .9.etween the c'assrooms.1..9.'e c'assrooms are #n grou&s where.'e c'assrooms are #n grou&s con(orm#ng w#th e#ther )'ause 3.e #nsta''ed #n each &orta.1.'e c'assrooms #s 6 m or more.e cons#dered as a s#ng'e building w#th a building area e:ua' to the aggregate area o( the &orta. 8!9 .!.y a common corr#dor or &assageway. 2a3 the &orta. a (ue'-(#red appliance sha'' . the (ac#ng wa''s ha$e a fire-resistance rating o( 41 m#n.9. )e$ns o/ Egress 819 65ce&t as re:u#red #n /entence 3.er o( c'assrooms #n a grou& does not e5ceed s#5.'e c'assrooms #s 'ess than 6 m and the re:u#rements o( /u.'e c'assrooms #s 'ess than 6 m. need not . !. 2#3 the means of egress (or each c'assroom w#th#n a grou& #s . or 2c3 the &orta.2.er o( &orta.he re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3.3 the &orta.he re:u#rements #n /u.!. 223 .1.etween #nd#$#dua' &orta. and 2###3 the d#stance .<.'e c'assrooms where the d#stance . or 2..'e c'assrooms #s 12 m or more.3 the d#stance .2.etween #nd#$#dua' &orta.9. +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233.. the (#re a'arm system #n the ma#n schoo' building sha'' .e &ro$#ded where there are not more than 12 &orta.etween the c'assrooms #s 6 m or more.!.!. and 3. 2##3 the num. +uel:+ired A. are a&&'#ed .9.he re:u#rements #n /u.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the c'assroom .'e c'assrooms on a s#te and where.10..3.2. 829 .3.etween &orta.2.5.he re:u#rements #n /entence 213 need not .2. or 2c3 the &orta.'e c'assroom.'e c'assroom.3.e &ro$#ded . 2.9.2.3.3 the d#stance . and 3.9.3.'e c'assrooms #s 6 m or more.'e c'assrooms #s 'ess than 6 m and the re:u#rements o( /u.1.3. rated (rom #ns#de the c'assroom.sect#on 3.sect#on 3. !..er o( c'assrooms #n a grou& #s not more than s#5. 2#3 the d#stance . 2a3 the d#stance .etween the c'assrooms #s 'ess than 6 m. are a&&'#ed .'e c'assrooms may .. need not .213.sect#on 3.2.'e c'assrooms w#th#n a grou& where.etween grou&s o( c'assrooms #s 12 m or more. 2#3 the d#stance . 2##3 the num.!. %ort$ble +ire E?tinguis0ers 819 % (#re e5t#ngu#sher.e e5tended to the &orta. 2a3 Reser$ed 2. !.3. #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 3..etween grou&s o( c'assrooms #s 12 m or more.. !.etween &orta.2.'e c'assrooms are #n grou&s where.li$nces 819 8here there #s on'y one egress door (rom a &orta.2.2.e &ro$#ded w#th means of egress con(orm#ng to /ect#ons 3.$ti$l (e.etween the c'assrooms. to 3..'e c'assrooms.he re:u#rements #n /entence 213 need not .2.etween &orta.etween &orta. 829 . (.!.9.$r$tions 819 . and 2###3 the d#stance .. !. !.'e c'assrooms are #n grou&s where.etween the c'assrooms #s 'ess than 6 m. %ro1isions /or +ire/ig0ting 819 .'e c'assroom sha'' .y a fire separation w#th a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 41 m#n.e &ro$#ded where the d#stance .7.sect#on 3.2.1.'e c'assrooms w#th a se&arate Cone #nd#cator on the annunc#ator.!.'e c'assrooms #n a grou& #s not more than s#5.

Occu.3. and 2c3 are cont#nuous (rom the ('oor to the unders#de o( the ('oor a. !.1>.1>.1>.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the c'assroom . the re:u#rements #n /ect#on 3. !.3 ha$e no o&en#ngs other than doors and the doors are o( so'#d construct#on.1.d#$#ded #nto areas not more than 100 m 2 .2.4.2. !.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the c'assroom . 6$s0room +$cilities 819 8ashroom (ac#'#t#es need not .'e c'assroom &ro$#ded that the ma#n schoo' building com&'#es w#th the re:u#rements o( /ect#on 3.1.1 m (rom an egress doorway or an e"it (rom the &orta.'e c'assroom.1. "#$#s#on 1 occupancy.y a fire separation &ro$#ded.3 the appliance #s 'ocated not 'ess than 4.e sprin#lered. the re:u#rements #n /u. #s not more than 11 m &ro$#ded that the corr#dor wa''s. and 2.1>. 2.2.1>. 829 .1. and 2.. 2a3 #( there are not more than (our &orta.. 859 6gress doors (rom a renta' s&ace are not re:u#red to sw#ng #n the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e' or sw#ng on a $ert#ca' a5#s &ro$#ded. (ection !. ($/et3 Re4uirements 6it0in +loor Are$s 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 to 2123. A.1.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than.etween &orta.2.829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 233 and 243. 224 .'e c'assrooms #n a grou&. (tructur$l +ire %rotection 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223 and /entence 3.2.9. . doors #n a public corridor do not re:u#re to .9.$nt Lo$d 819 . 2a3 1.etween &orta.he re:u#rements o( /ect#on 3. !. 2a3 sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements (or a 4rou& F.e constructed as a public corridor where the tra$e' d#stance.sect#on 3.ased on occupant load sha'' not a&&'y.ust#on 'ocated #n a &orta.'e c'assroom.e &ro$#ded #n a &orta.2. 8!9 8here the building #s sprin#lered.1 m or 'ess.1 m.!.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the c'assroom. the re:u#rements #n th#s "#$#s#on a&&'y to self-service storage buildings. (or barrier-free access need not .e !.!.y a masonry or re#n(orced concrete fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.4.o$e.'e c'assroom where the (ac#'#t#es #n the ma#n schoo' building com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /u.213.10. "#$#s#on 2 major occupancy.2.2. and 2.'e c'assroom are not re:u#red to . measured (rom #ns#de the renta' s&ace to the nearest e"it.=.$nc3 Cl$ssi/ic$tion 819 % self-service storage building. B$rrier:+ree Access 819 . (el/:(er1ice (tor$ge Buildings !. and 2.1 h where the hor#Conta' d#stance . a (ue'-(#red appliance need not .'e c'assroom.'e c'assrooms.'e c'assrooms #s 1. Re4uirements /or All Buildings !. or #t sha'' .'e c'assroom conta#ns a (ue'-(#red appliance.1>.1>. and 3.9. (co.e &ro$#ded (or a &orta. sha'' a&&'y. !.1>..he re:u#rements .e e:u#&&ed w#th se'(-c'os#ng de$#ces and 'atches &ro$#ded that the tra$e' d#stance #s measured (rom #ns#de the renta' s&ace to the nearest e"it.3 41 m#n where the hor#Conta' d#stance . 829 % corr#dor need not . 2a3 are o( noncombustible construction. 859 Fue'-(#red appliances w#th sea'ed com. the ce#'#ng or the roo(.'e c'assrooms #s 6 m or more.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /ect#on.!. !.2. (or the tota' occupant load o( the ma#n schoo' building and the &orta.he first storey sha'' . the appliance sha'' .5.etween &orta.'e c'assrooms #s more than 1. sha'' a&&'y. #( a &orta. .2.3 sha'' not conta#n a 4rou& F.3 #( the appliance #s 'ocated not 'ess than 4.e su.1 m (rom an egress doorway or an e"it (rom the &orta.sect#ons 3. 2a3 there #s not more than one appliance &er &orta. Occu. 8!9 +( the hor#Conta' d#stance .

1>.213 need not . 829 %ccess routes (or (#re de&artment $eh#c'es sha'' .7.e #nsta''ed.5.e at 'east 4F o( the corr#dor area. sha'' a&&'y.sect#on a&&'y to a'' buildings e5ce&t a 1 storey building that does not conta#n a basement or mezzanine.!.he fire separations re:u#red #n /entence 3. the re:u#rements #n /ect#on 3.e &ro$#ded .e conta#ned w#th#n one o( the buildings on the &ro&erty.1.2.e not 'ess than 9 m...y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.etween a dwelling unit and an o((#ce where the o((#ce #s not more than 10 m 2 #n area.3 the d#stance o( tra$e' w#th#n the renta' s&ace #s not more than 10 m.2a3 the area o( the renta' s&ace #s not more than 10 m2. 8=9 )orr#dors sha'' .e &ro$#ded w#th.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm #n w#dth.. the re:u#rements #n /u.e not 'ess than 9 m w#de.he re:u#rements #n th#s /u.e &ro$#ded w#th#n one o( the buildings on the &ro&erty.2. !. 8. 8!9 8#th#n the first storey. manua' &u'' stat#ons are re:u#red on'y #n corr#dors.3.3 the tra$e' d#stance w#th#n the renta' s&ace #s not more than 10 m. and 2.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de. the re:u#rements #n /u.1. 829 % (#re a'arm system sha'' .4. Addition$l Re4uirements /or Buildings Cont$ining more t0$n 1 (tore3 !.!. 899 Bot more than two dwelling units sha'' .!. each conta#n#ng a water c'oset and a 'a$atory..!.etween #nd#$#dua' renta' s&aces..4. 829 . !. the re:u#rements #n /ect#on 3.3.2.<.1>. 221 .1>.sect#on 3. !. that sha'' &ro$#de a$erage 'e$e's o( #''um#nat#on not 'ess than 10 '5 at ('oor 'e$e'. sha'' a&&'y. 8129 .uted and . 8<9 8here egress doors (rom a renta' s&ace o&en onto a corr#dor and do not sw#ng #n the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e'. !. A.2.1. two washrooms.sect#on 3.sect#on 3.$ti$l (e.lic$tion 819 . sha'' a&&'y.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.2. con(orm#ng to /entences 3.9 "ead end corr#dors are not &erm#tted. sha'' a&&'y. !.3 emergency '#ght#ng. and 2. (er1ice +$cilities 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. or 2. the corr#dor sha'' .1>.1>.!.2.$r$tions 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. sha'' a&&'y..e not more than 914 mm w#de. a (ue'-(#red appliance sha'' . 829 .e 'ocated #n a service room se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building . 8!9 6"it doors (rom renta' s&aces are not re:u#red to sw#ng on a $ert#ca' a5#s &ro$#ded.1>.4. (. 2a3 natura' '#ght#ng that sha'' . %ro1isions /or +ire/ig0ting 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233.!.. !.e un#(orm'y d#str#. 879 8here egress doors (rom a renta' s&ace o&en onto a corr#dor and sw#ng #n the d#rect#on o( e"it tra$e'.223 and 233.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .he d#stance . 2a3 the area o( the renta' s&ace #s not more than 10 m2. the re:u#rements #n /u. 829 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entences 3. ($nit$r3 +$cilities 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.he c'ear w#dth o( an e"it sta#r sha'' . 829 65ce&t where 'ocated #n and ser$#ng on'y the dwelling units.6.1. E?it Re4uirements 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233.sect#on 3.etween buildings sha'' .1>.2. and the doors sha'' .. 8119 % fire separation #s not re:u#red .4.4.1>. !. sha'' a&&'y.213 and 223. the re:u#rements #n /u.1. sha'' . +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233. 81>9 +welling units sha'' .2. the corr#dor sha'' ..e &ro$#ded and sha'' .

the limiting distance re:u#rements sha'' not a&&'y .8!9 =ydrants sha'' .e &ro$#ded (or e$ery building. sha'' a&&'y to a dwelling unit. 8!9 =ydrants sha'' . 8!9 8here the building area con(orms to )'ause 3.1.2. sha'' not a&&'y.11. +ire Al$rm (3stems 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. 2. building area means. 2#3 41 m (rom the hydrant to the $eh#c'e.1. the system sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3.he access routes re:u#red #n /entence 223 sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n /entence 3. (ection !.2.233.2.1.3 the tota' o( the building areas o( a'' buildings as a grou&.9 8here combustible s&r#n7'er &#&#ng #s #nsta''ed.2132c3. !.e &ro$#ded and sha'' .4. Addition$l Re4uirements /or 1 (tore3 Buildings !. the re:u#rements #n /u.structed &ath o( tra$e' (or the (#re(#ghter #s not more than.3 the d#stance . or 2c3 the tota' o( the building areas o( any num. . sha'' a&&'y. the re:u#rements #n /u. (.2.e not 'ess than 9 m.!.4. !.11.e 'ocated #n the access route so that the uno. 2a3 the building area o( each building. 829 . A.5.3 (or a building that #s not sprin#lered. 879 %n ade:uate water su&&'y (or (#re(#ght#ng sha'' .2.1>.1.he d#stance . 3.e 'ocated ad0acent to a hydrant.$r$tions 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 to 243.4. 829 %ccess routes (or (#re de&artment $eh#c'es sha'' .ut not . 8. Building Are$ 819 For the &ur&oses o( /u. 859 .1.5..1>.2.3.!.sect#on 3.10. 2#3 a (#re de&artment &um&er $eh#c'e can . !. !.14.he re:u#rements #n th#s /u. the re:u#rements #n /u. and 2##3 41 m (rom the $eh#c'e to e$ery o&en#ng #n the building.sect#on 3.he re:u#rements (or smo#e alarms #n %rt#c'e 3.structed &ath o( tra$e' (or the (#re(#ghter (rom the $eh#c'e to the (#re de&artment connect#on #s not more than 41 m.etween each grou& o( buildings sha'' .2.e not 'ess than 9 m w#de.7. the re:u#rements #n /u.2.e 'ocated #n the access routes re:u#red #n /entence 223 so that the 'ocat#ons con(orm to /entence 3.1.$ti$l (e. and 2. and 2##3 the uno.6.2. 2a3 (or a building &ro$#ded w#th a (#re de&artment connect#on (or a stand&#&e system or a s&r#n7'er system.213.1>.5.3.2132.i.etween #nd#$#dua' buildings w#th#n a grou&.sect#on a&&'y to 1 storey buildings that do not conta#n a basement or mezzanine.1>.etween each grou& o( buildings. Gener$l 226 . sha'' not a&&'y.16.1>. !.2.10.1>.sect#on 3.5. (t$nd.9. 829 =ose stat#ons are not re:u#red #n the first storey..lic$tion 819 .sect#on 3. 829 8here the building area con(orms to )'ause 3.e not 'ess than 6 m.2. 8<9 8here a s&r#n7'er system #s #nsta''ed.10.5.1. %ublic %ools !.5. #t sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'e 3. sha'' a&&'y.3.sect#on 3.2.3. a (#re de&artment &um&er $eh#c'e can .7.etween #nd#$#dua' buildings w#th#n a grou& sha'' .2.1.. and 2.4.etween #nd#$#dua' buildings. !.1 . 859 .4.e (3stems 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.er or grou& o( buildings.5. 2a3 the limiting distance re:u#rements sha'' a&&'y . %ro1isions /or +ire/ig0ting 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 to 2.e 'ocated #n the access routes re:u#red #n /entence 223 so that.2. and 3.13.2.22.1>.

. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. or 2.a.e constructed to ha$e a water de&th o( not 'ess than .1.!. (or use . day camp or esta. %ool $nd %ool #ecA #esign $nd Construction Re4uirements /or All Cl$ss A $nd Cl$ss B %ools !.2143 to 2203. 22.2.11. 2c3 o&erated on the &rem#ses o( a hotel (or the use o( #ts guests and the#r $#s#tors.'#c su.'#c (unds or &u. Construction Re4uirements 819 65ce&t as otherw#se re:u#red #n /u. 2>17. ss.ersons 20o $re dis$bled or illC $nd substituting B. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.'e 3.e des#gned and constructed to com&'y w#th /entences 223 to 2263.. "#$#s#on 2 or 3. Reg. . suites. #nstruct#ona'.. !. 2. 8(ee& O. 8!9 % )'ass * &oo' #s a public pool that #s. the &oo' sha'' .1.'#c #s adm#tted or that #s.ers and the#r $#s#tors. $nd !.2.11.e des#gnated as . the ad$erse'y a((ected &ort#ons sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( th#s "#$#s#on. 2a3 o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th or as a &art o( a &rogram o( an educat#ona'.e e5em&t (rom the re:u#rements o( /entences 263 and 2. 2a3 o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th s#5 or more dwelling units. ..11.'ed or #''.11.1. or 2##3 4rou& *. 5!9 829 8here a )'ass * &oo' #s constructed (or use so'e'y #n con0unct#on w#th a c'u. 2e3 o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th a c'u.11. A. Reg.1.1. or 2(3 o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th an esta.sect#ons 3.11.3.each entry ram&. 2d3 a . #esign$tions o/ %ublic %ools !.'#shment or #nst#tut#on (or the treatment o( &ersons who are d#sa. and 2e3 a &oo' descr#.6.3 o&erated #n con0unct#on w#th a mo. major occupancy. (entence 8!9 is $mended b3 striAing out B.11.11. 2a3 a modified pool.4. )'ause 2932a3 and /entences 2133 and 2143. 829 % )'ass % &oo' #s a public pool to wh#ch the genera' &u.e e5em&t (rom the re:u#rements o( )'ause 2932a3 and /entences 2133 and 2143. 8!9 8here mater#a' a'terat#ons to a public pool or the e:u#&ment #nsta''ed #n a public pool a((ect the .!.!. !<="1!. ch#'d care (ac#'#ty. (or the use o( res#dents or occu&ants and the#r $#s#tors. &hys#ca' (#tness or ath'et#c #nst#tut#on or assoc#at#on.'#shment or #nst#tut#on (or the care o( &ersons who are #n(#rm. 3. su&&orted #n who'e or #n &art . (entence 819 is $mended b3 striAing out B(entences 829 to 82<9C $t t0e end $nd substituting B(entences 829 to 82<9 $nd Articles !. "#$#s#on 1. 8!9 8here a )'ass * &oo' #s constructed (or use so'e'y #n con0unct#on w#th an esta. 2d3 o&erated on the &rem#ses o( a campground (or the use o( #ts tenants and the#r $#s#tors.lic$tion 819 . %ool #esign$tions 819 6$ery public pool sha'' . major occupancy.ed #n /entence 3.!. the &oo' sha'' .10 mm e5ce&t (or.1.2.ottom s'o&e.1. ss. 2#3 4rou& *. the water $o'ume or the ca&ac#ty o( the recirculation system.ersons 20o $re illC. 2. 2c3 a &oo' (or thera&eut#c use.h#s /ect#on a&&'#es to the des#gn and construct#on o( s#te assem. 8(ee& O. 27 829. 859 8here mater#a' a'terat#ons or re&a#rs concern any &oo' (#tt#ng &ass#ng water and!or a#r #n or out o( the &oo' tan7. !.y &u.!.#'e home &ar7 (or the use o( res#dents or occu&ants and the#r $#s#tors. or otherw#se e5em&ted #n /entences 223 and 233. aged or #n custod#a' care. the a((ected (#tt#ng sha'' com&'y w#th /entences 3.'ed and manu(actured &oo's that are #ntended (or use as public pools.1.3 a wave action pool. 2>17. (or the use o( #ts mem. 829 . 5!9 859 % public pool sha'' .'#shment or #nst#tut#on c'ass#(#ed #n ..213. s#ng'e (am#'y res#dences.y cam&ers and the#r $#s#tors and cam& &ersonne'.1.h#s /ect#on a&&'#es to e$ery public pool. and 3.11. 27 819.11.2.!. !<="1!. as.C.3 o&erated on the &rem#ses o( a recreational camp.ersons 2it0 dis$bilities or .#nat#on o( them (or the use o( occu&ants or res#dents and the#r $#s#tors.11. 3.e#ng e#ther a )'ass % &oo' or a )'ass * &oo' #n accordance w#th /entence 223 or 233.11.11.1.scr#&t#on. )'ass % &oo's and )'ass * &oo's sha'' .. or any com.

.1. 5!9 899 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool and e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 2113.e an e'e$ated &'at(orm surround#ng the &oo' #( #t has.e not 'ess than 1 00 mm w#de and &ro$#de at 'east 900 mm w#dth o( c'ear &assage. 5!9 879 .e se&arated (rom any ad0acent s&ectator area or ga''ery and (rom any s&ectator access to such area or ga''ery .e attached across the sur(ace o( the water and the recessed (#tt#ngs sha'' .y a hard-sur(aced pool dec# that sha''.11. 2c3 . 8(ee& O.7. . 2#3 .2. 2. ss.e #nsta''ed at a hor#Conta' d#stance o( at 'east 300 mm measured (rom the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( the to& o( the s'o&e #n the d#rect#on o( the sha''ow end o( the &oo'. ss.1. Reg.11. !<="1!. 81>9 8here a public pool #s constructed w#th a 'edge. 2a3 an uno.11. ss.3 . the &ro0ect#on sha'' not e5ceed 10 mm.1. and 2c3 10F where the water de&th #s 2 000 mm or more.e $ert#ca' (rom the to& o( the wa''s to w#th#n 110 mm o( the .e'ow the water sur(ace.e gradua''y ta&ered towards the sha''ow end o( the &oo' #n such a manner as to &re$ent a harm(u' o.2. the s#de and end wa''s o( a public pool sha'' .and o( contrast#ng co'our a'ong the ent#re 0uncture o( the s#de and to& o( the 'edge. !<="1!.etween any co'umn &#erc#ng the dec7 and the edge o( the &oo' or .o$e that sur(ace and has a constant water de&th not e5ceed#ng 1 100 mm and a water sur(ace area not e5ceed#ng 100 m 2. and 2d3 a non-s'#& sur(ace that #s ca&a. 8.819C. 8119 Botw#thstand#ng /entences 2123 to 2163. 2. 2.e not 'ess than 1 00 mm w#de.213.819C $nd substituting B(entence !. 2d3 where 'ocated on the s#de o( the &oo'.e not more than 200 mm w#de.1 mm a.y a gate or other .213.11.o$e grade or &a$ement e'e$at#on.e &'aced on'y #n &arts o( the &oo' where the water de&th #s 1 310 mm or more. and 2e3 ha$e a .3 33F where the water de&th #s more than 1 310 mm and 'ess than 2 000 mm.structed w#dth o( not 'ess than 900 mm.'e o( . Cl$use 8$9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. .11.ed #n /entence 3. a wave action pool and a &oo' used e5c'us#$e'y (or scu.ed #n /entence 3.3 #n the case o( an outdoor pool.7.ottom e5ce&t at ste&s or recessed 'adders or #n water de&ths o( 1 310 mm or more.819C. 22 . the pool dec# may .uoys can . (entence 8=9 is $mended b3 striAing out B(entence !.ottom o( any &ort#on o( a public pool sha'' not e5ceed. .etween 2F and 4F. the 'edge sha''.e#ng 7e&t c'ean and d#s#n(ected. 27 879. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. the pool dec# sha'' .etween the co'umn and outer &er#meter o( the pool dec#.ottom o( a public pool #s more than F. 81!9 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool.ed #n /entence 3.etween 1F and 4F.1.9 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool.e at 'east 1 000 mm . 27 859.7. where a pool dec# &ro0ects o$er the water sur(ace.arr#er. 2>17. Reg.e #m&er$#ous and s'o&ed away (rom the &oo' to waste dra#ns at a s'o&e o( .1. 8(ee& O. 2a3 e5ce&t (or a &oo' descr#.etween 900 mm to 1 200 mm a'ong the pool dec# to &re$ent entry #nto the &oo' unt#' the m#n#mum water &oo' de&th #s . the wa''s o( the &oo' sha'' . 8129 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool.eh#nd any diving board and #ts su&&ort#ng structure.e s'o&ed away (rom the &oo' to waste dra#ns or to ad0acent 'ower ground at a s'o&e o( . and 2##3 .struct#on.1. where the s'o&e o( any &ort#on o( the .11. . !<="1!. 2. 2>17.1.e &rotected w#th &ermanent . and 2c3 #n the case o( an indoor pool.213. 27 8!9. wave action pool and a &oo' descr#. 2a3 F where the water de&th #s 1 310 mm or 'ess. 2a3 . 8<9 65ce&t (or a modified pool. Reg.10 mm. 5!9 2a3 e5ce&t (or a &oo' descr#. the s'o&e o( the .a d#$#ng. where a public pool #s constructed on any 'e$e' sur(ace w#th wa''s r#s#ng a. Cl$use 8e9 is $mended b3 striAing out B(entence !.7.3 a he#ght o( at 'east .e surrounded .y . 2c3 6 mm w#de o&en#ngs (or dra#nage.11.arr#ers .819C $t t0e end $nd substituting B(entence !. 8=9 65ce&t (or a modified pool.he .Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2>17.2.each entry ram& &erm#tted #n )'ause 2432d3 sha'' . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. a public pool sha'' .e e:u#&&ed w#th recessed (#tt#ngs to wh#ch a sa(ety '#ne su&&orted .

1 . is $mended b3 $dding t0e /ollo2ing Articles& 8(ee& O. the su.'e doors or other .etween the &oo' wa'' and su. !<="1!.e con(used w#th the dec7.3 the words (EALLO6 AREA at one or more a&&ro&r#ate 'ocat#ons.!.arr#ers ca&a.s sha'' . not 'ess than 100 mm h#gh.11.'e o( &re$ent#ng &u.11. wave action pool or a &oo' #nsta''ed at a recreational camp. 5!9 81=9 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool.#. e$ery public pool sha'' d#s&'ay on the dec7 c'ear'y mar7ed (#gures.oth the dee& and sha''ow areas o( a public pool (or entry #nto and egress (rom the &oo' water. and 2c3 where the water de&th e5ceeds 2 100 mm.3 one barrier-free access sha'' . (entence 81=9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. and 2. 5!9 229 . 2. 8219 65ce&t #n a modified pool. 2a3 where the water sur(ace area #s greater than 110 m2 . 2a3 one 'adder or set o( ste&s sha'' . 81<9 65ce&t (or a modified pool.e &ro$#ded #n .y %rt#c'e 3. 2a3 the water de&ths #nd#cat#ng the dee& &o#nts.223 a&&'#es.etween 'adder treads and the &oo' wa''.rea7s .ottom o( a public pool w#th#n the area o( #ts greatest de&th.e &ro$#ded w#th.9.1 mm.y means o( a s&ray runn#ng (ree'y to waste sha'' .ac7ground sha'' . (entence 8159 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 81=9 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool. 2>17. 82!9 65ce&t (or a modified pool. the s&ace .11.e e:u#&&ed w#th 'oc7a.y &a#nted '#nes or other means where any area cont#guous to the pool dec# may . 27 8=9. 2>17. !<="1!.11.3.e not more than 110 mm and not 'ess than . 8279 65ce&t (or a modified pool and a &oo' to wh#ch /entence 3. 81. 8199 . 2>17. a . a )'ass % &oo' sha'' . 27 8<9.merged &ort#ons o( any treads o( a 'adder (or entry #nto and egress (rom the water sha'' . !<="1!. su. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.'ac7 d#sc 110 mm #n d#ameter on a wh#te . Reg.ut not greater than 230 m2.merged &arts o( a public pool. at 'east.he pool dec#. at 'east two '#(eguard contro' stat#ons. !<="1!. e$ery public pool ha$#ng a ma5#mum water de&th o( 2 100 mm or 'ess sha'' d#s&'ay a warn#ng not#ce &osted #n a 'ocat#on c'ear'y $#s#. ss. the words CA TION K A'OI# #EE% #I'E( or (EALLO6 6ATER K NO #I'ING. and 2. (entence 8279 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O. 27 8. where access to the &oo' enc'osure #s o$er any sur(ace that #s not su.e c'ear'y de'#neated .e a((#5ed to the .e &ro$#ded #n . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. the words #EE% AREA at one or more a&&ro&r#ate 'ocat#ons.1.1..3.e &ro$#ded at each such access. 2>17. the &er#meter o( the pool dec# sha'' .y a tact#'e attent#on #nd#cator con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.3. e$ery public pool ha$#ng a ma5#mum water de&th o( 2 100 mm or 'ess sha'' d#s&'ay a warn#ng not#ce &osted #n a 'ocat#on c'ear'y $#s#.0ect to regu'ar c'ean#ng and san#t#C#ng. 8179 -er#meter dra#nage sha'' . Reg. Reg. and 'ocated where any area cont#guous to the pool dec# may . Reg.oth the dee& and sha''ow areas o( a public pool (or entry #nto and egress (rom the &oo' water. 82<9 65ce&t where no s&ace #s &ro$#ded . the .e &ro$#ded (or entry #nto and egress (rom the water o( a public pool as re:u#red . (ubsection !.merged sur(aces #n public pools sha'' .e #nsta''ed near the &er#meter o( the pool dec# #n 'ocat#ons con$en#ent (or ('ush#ng the pool dec#.8159 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool.1. ss.'e to d#$ers on wh#ch are &r#nted #n 'etters at 'east 110 mm h#gh the words CA TION K A'OI# #EE% #I'E( or (EALLO6 6ATER K NO #I'ING.e (#n#shed wh#te or '#ght #n co'our. .e c'ear'y de'#neated .ottom s'o&es and the sha''ow &o#nts. at 'east one '#(eguard contro' stat#on.etween gent'e and stee& . 82>9 65ce&t (or mar7#ngs (or sa(ety or com&et#t#on &ur&oses. 5!9 8159 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool. ss.9 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool. ss. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2<. the &er#meter o( the pool dec# sha'' . Note& On *$nu$r3 1. at 'east one 'adder or set o( ste&s sha'' . a (oot s&ray to wash (eet .e con(used w#th the dec7. 5!9 8279 65ce&t (or a modified pool and a &oo' to wh#ch /entence 3. the wa''s or &art#t#ons ad0acent to a pool dec# and the &a$ement or ('oor ad0acent to a pool dec# sha'' ha$e sur(aces that &erm#t thorough c'ean#ng.'#c access to the pool dec#. 8259 65ce&t (or a modified pool.243 a&&'#es. that set out.e &ro$#ded where necessary to &re$ent sur(ace run-o(( (rom dra#n#ng onto the pool dec#. one or more hose .3 where the water sur(ace area #s greater than 230 m2. 8229 % public pool sha'' .2.'e to d#$ers on wh#ch #s &r#nted #n 'etters at 'east 110 mm h#gh.

1.11.1.ed 2it0 #i1ing Bo$rds or #i1ing %l$t/orms !.o$e the water sur(ace. at 'east one '#(t sha'' .e 'ess than..3 a &oo' '#(t con(orm#ng to the manu(acturerDs s&ec#(#cat#ons and #nsta''at#on #nstruct#ons and con(orm#ng to /entences 223 to 263.e o&era. 829 65ce&t where the ent#re &oo' de&th #s greater than 1 220 mm.oard or &'at(orm sha'' not . where a &oo' '#(t #s #nsta''ed.2.y.61 m. 8<9 .'e o( susta#n#ng a stat#c 'oad o( at 'east 1. and 2.o$e the water. 879 8here a public pool #s e:u#&&ed w#th a diving board or a diving platform not more than 3 m #n he#ght a.2.structed.11.e ca&a.1.11. and 2. and 2.oth the dec7 and water.e e:u#&&ed w#th one or more ad0acent handra#'s. 8<9 . !. where a .'e w#thout ass#stance (rom .o$e the water sur(ace.10 mm.oard #s 600 mm or 'ess #n he#ght a.oard or &'at(orm sha'' .oard or &'at(orm #s greater than 1 000 mm . the .ut the re:u#rements (or a diving platform do not a&&'y to a starting platform.oard or &'at(orm sha'' ha$e a non-s'#& sur(ace.he de&th o( water #n the area d#rect'y .!.e at 'east 1 310 mm at the hor#Conta' arc ha$#ng a rad#us o( .1. the . the &oo' sha'' .e'ow a hor#Conta' sem#-c#rc'e #n (ront o( a diving board or diving platform ha$#ng a rad#us o( 3 m measured (rom any &o#nt on the (ront end o( the . 829 Bo diving board or diving platform sha'' . 2a3 . #i1ing Bo$rds or %l$t/orms 819 Bo diving board or diving platform sha'' .y %rt#c'e 3.he &oo' '#(t sha''.e.ed #n /entence 3. 2a3 des#gned to .11. 8!9 8here a public pool #s e:u#&&ed w#th a diving board or a diving platform.e barrier-free and sha'' .5. 859 % c'ear dec7 s&ace 'ocated &ara''e' w#th the seat (or the &oo' '#(t and on the s#de o( the seat o&&os#te the water sha''.he centre '#ne o( the seat (or the &oo' '#(t sha'' ..1. 2a3 the water de&th sha'' .eh#nd the rear edge o( the seat. 2a3 a ram& con(orm#ng to.11. and 2c3 3.!. 879 .11.o$e the water sur(ace.. and 230 . Access into %ublic %ools 819 %ccess (or entry #nto and egress (rom the water o( a public pool &ro$#ded #n a storey that #s re:u#red .!.e 'ocated where the water 'e$e' does not e5ceed 1 220 mm..!. or 2. to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . .9 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2 3.3 are met .e #nsta''ed #n a modified pool or a wave action pool.5. when #n use.e at 'east 1 310 mm at the hor#Conta' arc ha$#ng a rad#us o( 9 m measured (rom any &o#nt on the (ront end o( the diving board or diving platform and #ntersect#ng the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#ons o( the wa''s o( the &oo'.he &oo' '#(t sha'' . %ublic %ools E4ui. a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .213. B$rrier:+ree %$t0 o/ Tr$1el /or Outdoor %ool #ecA 819 8here an outdoor pool #s &ro$#ded. where a .11.e &ro$#ded . the water de&th #n a public pool sha'' .1.ut not more than 1 000 mm #n he#ght a.2.3 e5tend (orward not 'ess than 1 220 mm (rom a '#ne 'ocated 301 mm .3 3 m. 8!9 .oard or &'at(orm #s greater than 600 mm .o$e the water sur(ace. #ts contro's and o&erat#ng mechan#sms are uno.2.e 'ocated o$er the dec7 and a m#n#mum o( 400 mm (rom the edge o( the &oo' when #n the ra#sed &os#t#on. 2. 2a3 2 . !.e des#gned and constructed #n con(ormance w#th /entences 263 to 2113.o$e the water sur(ace.1 m measured (rom any &o#nt on the (ront end o( the diving board.1 t#mes the rated 'oad. 859 8here a diving board or a diving platform #n a public pool #s more than 600 mm a. and 2##3 %rt#c'e 3. #n the case o( a &oo' descr#.ut not more than 3 m #n he#ght a.e &ro$#ded to and throughout the norma''y occu&#ed &ort#ons o( the pool dec#.e at 'east 911 mm w#de. 8. 8=9 8here a )'ass * &oo' #s e:u#&&ed w#th a diving board 600 mm or 'ess #n he#ght a.e #nsta''ed #n a public pool un'ess the re:u#rements o( /entences 213 to 21. where a . 2a3 ha$e a we#ght ca&ac#ty o( at 'east 131 7g.3 des#gned so that. 2#3 %rt#c'e 3.3 .

o$e a diving board greater than 3.1. as a&&'#ca.oard or &'at(orm.o$e a diving platform.61 m or 'ess #n 'ength. B.o$e the water sur(ace sha'' &ro0ect a hor#Conta' d#stance o( at 'east 1 200 mm (rom the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( the &oo' wa'' under #t.3 the s&ace . sha'' . 81<9 % diving board or diving platform greater #n he#ght than 3 m a.e des#gned and constructed to com&'y w#th /entences 233 to 2 3.7. #i1ision 2 or !.o$e the water sur(ace sha'' &ro0ect o$er the water a hor#Conta' d#stance o( at 'east 900 mm (rom the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( a &oo' wa'' under #t.here sha'' . 8179 .etween the centre '#ne o( a diving board or diving platform and the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( the c'osest s#de or any 'edge on the c'osest s#de o( a public pool sha'' . the &oo' sha'' . 859 Botw#thstand#ng /entence 3.$ncies !.61 m #n 'ength.etween 00 mm and 900 mm a'ong each s#de o( the ram& and runn#ng &ara''e' to the s'o&e o( the ram&. the pool dec# cont#guous to not more than 10F o( the tota' &er#meter o( the &oo' may .e a cur.F where the water de&th #s 'ess than the a&&'#ca. or 2###3 3 m a.e #n accordance w#th F+B%. R$m.FR1 "#$#ng Fac#'#t#es?.he hor#Conta' d#stance .o$e a diving board 3.3. and a he#ght o(. sha'' .3 and )'ause 3. 879 .11.he s'o&e o( the .'e.'e o( &re$ent#ng access to the diving board or diving platform.61 m a.3 or 2 3.e'ow the &'anes or#g#nat#ng (rom the (ront and s#des o( the u&&ermost hor#Conta' &'ane o( the s&ace determ#ned under )'ause 2a3 and s'o&#ng downwards at 30E (rom the hor#Conta'. 8119 . "#$#s#on 2 or 3.e at 'east 2 .11.arr#er or other de$#ce ca&a. 8159 % diving platform greater than 600 mm #n he#ght a.o$e the water sur(ace. and 2.etween the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( the centre '#ne o( a diving board or diving platform and the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( the centre '#ne o( another . a 'ength e:ua' to the sum o( the hor#Conta' d#stance the .ather seated #n a whee'cha#r to enter the water w#th or w#thout the whee'cha#r.e re&'aced .11. 829 8here a public pool has one or more ram&s as descr#. 'adders and ram& entrances.e#ng 7e&t c'ean. major occupancy.ottom o( a public pool ha$#ng a diving board or diving platform sha'' not change . or other means to &re$ent a whee'cha#r (rom (a''#ng o(( the s#de o( the ram&.ottom at 'east 1 100 mm #n 'ength and the same w#dth as the ram&.y one or more ram&s that w#'' &erm#t a .oard or &'at(orm &ro0ects o$er the water &'us 3 m.3. 2a3 a s&ace ha$#ng a w#dth o( 2 100 mm on each s#de o( the centre '#ne o( the . 2##3 1 m a. and 2.9 8here a public pool #s to .3 a warn#ng not#ce. 2#3 3.2213. 2.6 m.'e to d#$ers. where a diving board or diving platform #s greater than 1 000 mm #n he#ght a. 81.o$e the water sur(ace sha'' &ro0ect o$er the water a hor#Conta' d#stance o( at 'east 1 100 mm (rom the $ert#ca' &ro0ect#on o( the &oo' wa'' under #t. 2a3 3 m.1. R$m.he hor#Conta' d#stance . on wh#ch #s &r#nted #n 'etters at 'east 110 mm h#gh.2.structed and sha'' cons#st o( at 'east.e uno. where a diving board or diving platform #s 1 000 mm or 'ess #n he#ght a. san#tary and (ree (rom s'#&&er#ness.F+B% Fac#'#t#es Ru'es 2009-2013 . 8!9 % ram& re(erred to #n /entence 213 sha'' ha$e.ed #n /entence 213.1. 81!9 % diving board greater than 600 mm #n he#ght a.s into %ools 819 Botw#thstand#ng /entences 3.3 3.e e:u#&&ed w#th a gate.oard or &'at(orm sha'' . )$@or Occu. 231 .1. 81>9 .s into %ublic %ools in Grou. the words #ANGER K A'OI# #EE% OR LONG #I'E(. on wh#ch #s &r#nted #n 'etters at 'east 110 mm h#gh. 2c3 a cur.o$e the water sur(ace. >Ru'es and Regu'at#ons .11. a'ong the &er#meter o( the &oo' e5ce&t at ste&s.10 mm.he s&ace a.243 and 2.'e de&th set out #n /entence 263 and greater than the de&th set out #n /entence 2.e &osted #n a 'ocat#on c'ear'y $#s#.2932a3. and 2e3 a 'and#ng at the .e e:u#&&ed w#th diving boards or diving platforms greater than 3 m #n he#ght a.'e o( .o$e the water sur(ace sha'' . the des#gn o( the diving boards or diving platforms and the corres&ond#ng water de&ths and c'earances sha'' . a warn#ng not#ce. 8129 % diving board or a diving platform 600 mm or 'ess #n he#ght a. 2d3 sur(ace (#n#shes ca&a.o$e a diving board or diving platform sha'' . where a public pool #s constructed #n a building conta#n#ng a 4rou& *.e at 'east. . 899 . the words CA TION K NO #I'ING.o$e the water sur(ace.e &osted cons&#cuous'y on each wa'' or (ence '#ne enc'os#ng the &oo'. and has a water de&th not e5ceed#ng 1 100 mm and a water sur(ace area not e5ceed#ng 100 m 2. !.11.3.y more than 1. 2a3 a handra#' ha$#ng a he#ght .7.3 a w#dth o( at 'east 1 100 mm.

and 2e3 a 'and#ng at the .s into %ublic %ools !.3 the 'and#ng #s e:u#&&ed w#th a ('oor dra#n at #ts 'owest &o#nt.3 a hard-sur(aced area that #s at 'east .3 rounded edges. 2d3 sur(ace (#n#shes ca&a. 8. R$m.2132a3. !<="1!.e des#gned and constructed #n accordance w#th /entences 223 to 243. 2a3 a he#ght o( 10 mm.1. R$m..'e o( accommodat#ng a mo$a.9 8here a ram& that #s not su.ather #n the water. 5!9 !.ut not more than 110 mm .7.11.merged ram& has a s'o&e not e5ceed#ng 11F. 2. the &oo' sha'' .merged ram& that &#erces any &art o( the dec7. 2d3 the (#n#shes #n su. and 2d3 a ra#sed nos#ng at the to& to ser$e as a (#ngerho'd (or a . and 2##3 runs &ara''e' to the s'o&e o( the ram&.11.merged &ort#ons o( the ram&s and cur. ss. (ubsection !. 2c3 the to& o( the wa'' . sha'' ha$e.e#ng 7e&t c'ean.ottom o( the ram& #s at 'east 410 mm .'e o( accommodat#ng a mo$a.y )'ause 3. 2e3 the water de&th at the 'and#ng sha'' . 2>17. or other means to &re$ent a whee'cha#r (rom (a''#ng o(( the s#de o( the ram&. 2d3 the pool dec# #s ca&a.ottom at 'east 1 100 mm #n 'ength and the same w#dth as the ram&.7.10 mm w#de #s cont#guous to the ent#re 'ength o( the &art o( the su. the &oo' sha'' .etween the &oo' and the ram& #s at 'east 210 mm and not more than 300 mm #n w#dth.ed #n )'ause 2.merged #s ad0acent to the &oo' wa'' and #s used (or access to the water. 2c3 a cur.arr#er that se&arates the area (rom the dec7.8<9 .e constructed so that.e'ow the to& o( the wa'' se&arat#ng the ram& (rom the &oo'.arr#er se&arat#ng the dec7 (rom the ram&. 2.ottom o( the ram& #s at 'east 600 mm and not greater than 900 mm. 2a3 a'ong each s#de a handra#' that. 2a3 the 'and#ng at the . is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.'e o( accommodat#ng a mo$a.11.e constructed so that. 2a3 the water de&th at the . 8=9 8here a su.3 #s ca&a.ottom o( the ram& #s at 'east 410 mm .s into %ublic %ools 819 8here barrier-free access (or entry #nto and egress (rom the water o( a public pool #s &ro$#ded . and 2(3 the ram& sha'' ha$e a s'o&e not e5ceed#ng F.3. 2.e accurate'y and c'ear'y mar7ed at the 'and#ng #n (#gures at 'east 100 mm h#gh on the to& o( the wa'' se&arat#ng the &oo' (rom the ram&.3 the 'and#ng #s e:u#&&ed w#th a ('oor dra#n at #ts 'owest &o#nt. 232 . the &oo' sha'' . 2#3 has a he#ght o( not 'ess than 61 mm and not more than 961 mm.7.3 a w#dth o( at 'east 1 100 mm.'e . 2c3 the area descr#. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.'e .ase.merged #s ad0acent to the &oo' wa'' and #s used (or access to the water.e'ow the to& o( the wa'' se&arat#ng the ram& (rom the &oo'.'e . 2. and 2e3 the su.arr#er se&arat#ng the dec7 (rom the ram&.11. Reg. 8!9 8here a ram& that #s not su. 2d3 the pool dec# #s ca&a.3.he cur.ut not more than 110 mm .etween the &oo' and the ram& #s at 'east 210 mm and not more than 300 mm #n w#dth. san#tary and (ree (rom s'#&&er#ness. 2.'e o( . 2c3 the to& o( the wa'' . 2a3 the 'and#ng at the . 2c3 a co$ed .s are d#((erent #n co'our or shade (rom each other and (rom that o( the &oo' wa''s and . the &oo' sha'' . 829 % ram& sha'' ha$e.y a ram& as re:u#red .merged ram& #s ad0acent to the &oo' wa'' and #s used (or access to the water.ottom. 2.e constructed so that.

2= 829.11. 2243 and 2213 o( %rt#c'e 3. !. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. 2c3 a co$ed .3.9 % modified pool sha'' . the &oo' sha'' . Reg. Reg.ed #n /entence 213. (entence 819 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.'e .<.e more than 1 00 mm. 2a3 .ed #n )'ause 2. 2213.he cur. B. 233 . 859 .3 #s ca&a. and 2d3 a ra#sed nos#ng at the to& to ser$e as a (#ngerho'd (or a .1. !<="1!.11. 2213.11. 2. 2163.e at 'east 3 m w#de.ather seated #n a whee'cha#r to enter the water w#th or w#thout the whee'cha#r.$ncies 819 "es&#te /entences 3. 5!9 879 . 2143.3 ha$e a cont#nuous crest surround#ng the &oo' at 'east 100 mm a.1.1. #i1ision 2 or ! )$@or Occu.1.3.merged ram& #s ad0acent to the &oo' wa'' and #s used (or access to the water.e surrounded on a'' s#des .3. and /entence 3. 21.e &osted cons&#cuous'y on each wa'' or (ence '#ne enc'os#ng a &oo' descr#. 2123. and 2c3 . "#$#s#on 2 or 3 major occupancy and has a water de&th not e5ceed#ng 1 100 mm and a water sur(ace area not e5ceed#ng 100 m2. 2>17. a'ong the &er#meter o( a &oo' descr#.y a hard-sur(aced pool dec# that sha''.11.<.11.ottom o( the ram& #s at 'east 600 mm and not greater than 900 mm.he s'o&e o( the .3. 5!9 819 % modified pool #s e5em&t (rom /entences 3. !<="1!.ottom.he de&th o( the water #n any &ort#on o( a modified pool sha'' not .2932a3. .2123.3 rounded edges. 2. 829 % modified pool sha'' .11. a warn#ng not#ce.243 and 2 3 and )'ause 3. and 2e3 the su. /entence 3.11. 21.e constructed o( hard-sur(aced mater#a' that &erm#ts thorough c'ean#ng. 21 3. on wh#ch are &r#nted #n 'etters at 'east 110 mm h#gh the words CA TION K NO #I'ING.2213. 2>17.arr#er se&arat#ng the area (rom the dec7.y one or more ram&s that w#'' &erm#t a .10 mm w#de #s cont#guous to the ent#re 'ength o( the &art o( the su.11.7.merged &ort#ons o( the ram&s and cur.ather #n the water. 8!9 % modified pool and #ts pool dec# sha'' . (entence 859 is $mended b3 striAing out Be?ceed =LC $t t0e end $nd substituting Be?ceed 1 in 12C.3.3. 2a3 a he#ght o( 10 mm.1. 2133. 2. 2c3 the area descr#. 859 8here a su. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.merged ram& has a s'o&e not e5ceed#ng 1 #n 9. sha'' . 2233.e &ro$#ded w#th two or more dra#n (#tt#ngs co$ered w#th &rotect#$e gr#''es w#th o&en#ngs ha$#ng an aggregate area o( at 'east 10 t#mes the #nterna' cross-sect#ona' area o( the out'et &#&e or &#&es connected to the recirculation system that #s ca&a. Construction Re4uirements 819 % modified pool #s e5em&t (rom /entences 243 to 293.here sha'' .11. 2233. .'e o( accommodat#ng a mo$a. %ublic %ools in Grou.s are d#((erent #n co'our or shade (rom each other and (rom that o( the &oo' wa''s and .3.e des#gned and constructed to com&'y w#th /entences 233 to 293.ottom o( any &ort#on o( a modified pool sha'' not e5ceed F. 8.1.e a cur.2.3.e re&'aced . 2243 and 2213. 859 .y /entence 233 sha'' ha$e.'e o( com&'ete'y dra#n#ng the &oo'. 2133.2e3 the water de&th at the 'and#ng #s accurate'y and c'ear'y mar7ed at the 'and#ng #n (#gures at 'east 100 mm h#gh on the to& o( the wa'' se&arat#ng the &oo' (rom the ram&.o$e the &oo' water sur(ace.3. 21 3.3 a hard-sur(aced area that #s at 'east . 829 "es&#te /entence 3. 2123. 2a3 the water de&th at the . !.11. 2143.11.ase. 8!9 . and 2(3 the ram& has a s'o&e not e5ceed#ng 1 #n 12.2123 and %rt#c'e 3. re:u#red .1.e constructed so that. ss.243 to 293. the pool dec# cont#guous to not more than 10F o( the tota' &er#meter o( the &oo' may . ss.1. 8<9 % modified pool sha'' . 2= 819.merged ram& that &#erces any &art o( the dec7.e s'o&ed to shed water (rom the crest to the outer &er#meter o( the pool dec#. 'adders and ram& entrances.ed #n /entence 213 e5ce&t at ste&s. where a public pool #s constructed #n a building conta#n#ng a 4rou& *. 2163. 8(ee& O. )odi/ied %ools !. 2d3 the (#n#shes #n su.

829 For the &ur&oses o( th#s /u..1.3 300 mm w#de 'ocated where the water de&th #s 1 200 mm.11. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. !..'e o( deact#$at#ng the wa$e-ma7#ng e:u#&ment sha'' .1.'e &ush . 2123.1 m s#gn#(y#ng c'ear'y that 0um&#ng and d#$#ng are &roh#.9 /ets o( ste&s or 'adders recessed #nto &oo' s#de wa''s and ha$#ng cont#nuous $ert#ca' gra.e e:u#&&ed w#th a recirculation system.8=9 -ro$#s#on sha'' . 8<9 -ro$#s#on sha'' . and 2c3 has warn#ng not#ces a((#5ed to the . Reg. Reg. and 2.e made (or '#(eguard contro' stat#ons ad0acent to the edge o( the water at #nter$a's o( not more than 60 m.he s'o&e o( the . 2>17.11.sect#on.ars on each s#de o( them sha'' . . (entence 819 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.arr#er or wa'' at #nter$a's not e5ceed#ng . 2a3 the water #n the &oo' or #ts recirculation system (rom ('ow#ng . Recircul$tion (3stems 819 6$ery public pool sha'' .he water #n a public pool and #ts recirculation system sha'' .e 'ocated w#th#n 3 m o( the corners at the dee& end o( the &oo'. 29 829. 2a3 sha'' not e5ceed 1 #n 12 where the st#'' water de&th #s 'ess than 1 000 mm. 829 % wave action pool sha'' . (entence 8!9 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O..3.y air gaps or other de$#ces that &re$ent. 2.e potable water. and 2.he s'o&e o( the . Recircul$tion /or %ublic %ools !. 8!9 . 2123 to 2143. 2a3 #s 1 000 mm #n he#ght.243 to 293. 21 3 and 2233. and 2. 5!9 8!9 .11.1. 21 3 and 2233 o( %rt#c'e 3.3. and 234 .3.11. 5!9 819 % wave action pool #s e5em&t (rom /entences 3.e a hard-sur(aced pool dec# at 'east 3 m w#de #mmed#ate'y ad0acent to the &oo' wa'' at the sha''ow end o( the &oo' and at 'east 1 100 mm w#de #mmed#ate'y ad0acent to a'' wa''s o( the &oo'.11.e e:u#&&ed w#th a (#rst-a#d room 'ocated w#th#n 10 m o( the &oo'.3 sha'' not e5ceed 11F where the st#'' water de&th #s 1 000 mm or more. /entence 3.=.'ac7 contour '#nes.y &osts or a wa'' that. !<="1!.e #nsta''ed w#th read#'y access#. 2143. ..ottom o( a modified pool sha'' .3 sha'' not e5ceed 1 #n 9 where the st#'' water de&th #s 1 000 mm or more. .e mar7ed w#th cont#nuous .e 'ocated at #nter$a's o( not more than . 2a3 sha'' not e5ceed F where the st#'' water de&th #s 'ess than 1 000 mm. the water #n a public pool and #ts recirculation system #s deemed not to . 859 .e des#gned and constructed to com&'y w#th /entences 233 to 2113. 6$1e Action %ools !.e des#gned and su#ta. 29 819.ottom o( any &ort#on o( a wave action pool.11.11.1.'y 'ocated to remo$e sur(ace (#'m when no wa$es are #nduced #n a wave action pool.1 m a'ong &ort#ons o( the &oo' where the st#'' water de&th e5ceeds 1 000 mm. 899 /7#mm#ng de$#ces sha'' . 2>17.he wa''s o( a wave action pool sha'' .2123.#ted a'ong the s#des o( the &oo'. ss..3.he . ss.ottom.3. and /entence 3. !<="1!.11.uttons 'ocated on the pool dec# not more than 30 m a&art. 21. ad0acent to each s#de and the dee& end o( the &oo'.arr#er su&&orted .=.2123 and %rt#c'e 3. 8.. Construction Re4uirements 819 % wave action pool #s e5em&t (rom /entences 243 to 293.3 #s 'ocated 1 000 mm or 'ess (rom the s#de o( the &oo'. 2133.1. the pool dec# a'ong each s#de o( a wave action pool ad0acent to wh#ch the water de&th #s 2 300 mm or 'ess sha'' .e e:u#&&ed w#th a . e5ce&t that no ste&s or 'adders sha'' . !.11.e se&arated (rom the potable water su&&'y and (rom the sewer or dra#nage system #nto wh#ch #t dra#ns . Note& On *$nu$r3 1.here sha'' . 21.e $ert#ca' (rom the water sur(ace to w#th#n 110 mm o( the . 81>9 % system ca&a. 2a3 110 mm w#de 'ocated where the water de&th #s 600 mm. 8119 % wave action pool sha'' . 8=9 65ce&t at recessed ste&s or 'adders.1.ac7 #nto the potable water su&&'y.ottom o( any &ort#on o( a wave action pool.3. 899 .e made (or two or more '#(eguard contro' stat#ons on each s#de o( the pool dec# ad0acent to wh#ch the st#'' water de&th e5ceeds 1 000 mm. 879 . 8!9 .

e'ow the water sur(ace that a''ow water and!or a#r to .rom#ne res#dua' o( 3 mg!L. a public pool sha'' . a'' (#tt#ngs .'e o( (#'ter#ng.e e:u#&&ed w#th clean water #n'ets arranged #n con0unct#on w#th sur(ace s7#mmers or o$er('ow gutters to &ro$#de un#(orm d#str#.e des#gned. 8<9 % recirculation system sha'' .y means o(. 2a3 ha$e a ma5#mum o&en#ng o( . 8179 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3. 2a3 #n the case o( a )'ass % &oo'.ands at 'east 21 mm #n w#dth that are s&aced a'ong the &#&#ng at #nter$a's o( not more than 1 200 mm.1.e e:u#&&ed w#th o$er('ow gutters or sur(ace s7#mmers connected to the recirculation system that are ca&a. 2###3 #n the case o( an outdoor wave action pool.e'ow the water sur(ace that &ro$#de suct#on or gra$#ty ('ow #n a public pool sha''. 200 g o( ch'or#ne &er day &er 10 000 L o( tota' &oo' ca&ac#ty.e &assed to or (rom the public pool sha''. and 2d3 #n the case o( a wave action pool.e e:u#&&ed w#th a ('ow meter reg#ster#ng the rate o( water ('ow.3 #n the case o( a )'ass * &oo'. other than a wave action pool.11.11. o&en#ngs #n suct#on or gra$#ty (#tt#ngs sha''. 879 . s#5 t#mes the tota' water $o'ume o( the &oo'. (our t#mes the tota' water $o'ume o( the &oo'.e &ro$#ded w#th automat#c ma#e-up water de$#ces and &ro$#ded w#th water meters to reg#ster the $o'ume o( a'' ma#e-up water added to a public pool or #ts recirculation system.e &ro$#ded w#th a m#n#mum o( two suct#on or gra$#ty out'ets #nterconnected to a (u'' s#Ce man#(o'd. 81>9 %'' e5&osed potable water &#&#ng and ch'or#ne &#&#ng w#th#n a public pool water treatment service room sha'' . water #n a'' public pools sha'' . 8.9 %'' &oo's sha'' .9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3.'e o( &ro$#d#ng not 'ess than.3 the water #n the sewer or drainage system (rom ('ow#ng . other than a wave action pool. 1 200 g o( ch'or#ne &er day &er 10 000 L o( tota' &oo' ca&ac#ty. and 2#$3 #n the case o( an #ndoor wave action pool. 8129 65ce&t (or a modified pool and wave action pool. other than a wave action pool.11.ac7 #nto the &oo' or #ts recirculation system. and 2. or 2.ut#on and c#rcu'at#on o( clean water. d#s#n(ect#ng and &ass#ng through the &oo' each day a $o'ume o( water o( at 'east. 899 )h'or#nat#on e:u#&ment (or a public pool sha'' conta#n a mechan#sm where. 2a3 &a#nt#ng the ent#re outer sur(ace o( the &#&#ng. or 2. 2a3 a ch'or#nat#on or hy&och'or#nat#on system &ro$#ded w#th a chem#ca' contro''er (or regu'at#ng the dosage o( ch'or#ne and ca&a.he recirculation system o( a public pool sha'' . 81<9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3. 859 .y the ch'or#ne (eed sha'' automat#ca''y term#nate whene$er the recirculation system ceases to su&&'y clean water to the &oo'.e ca&a. other than a modified pool or a wave action pool.6. 00 g o( ch'or#ne &er day &er 10 000 L o( tota' &oo' ca&ac#ty.1. 2.e co'our coded . three t#mes the tota' water $o'ume o( the &oo'.he co'our cod#ng re(erred to #n /entence 2103 sha'' .3 a . 300 g o( ch'or#ne &er day &er 10 000 L o( tota' &oo' ca&ac#ty.'e w#th the (#tt#ngs and gr#''es or co$ers.2. and 2. 81.6. constructed and e:u#&&ed to com&'y w#th /entences 213 to 2203.rom#nat#on system ca&a. 81!9 % public pool sha'' .e #nsta''ed to cont#nuous'y d#s#n(ect the water #n a public pool .y a c'ear d#stance o( not 'ess than 1 200 mm.y means o(. s#5 t#mes the tota' water $o'ume o( the &oo'.y corros#on res#stance (asten#ng that re:u#re a too' (or remo$a' and are ga'$an#ca''y com&at#.2.3 . 2##3 #n the case o( an indoor pool. mm #n one d#rect#on.3 co'oured .2.he recirculation system o( a public pool sha'' . 2a3 .e se&arated .2. 8159 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2193.6.'e o( remo$#ng sur(ace (#'m (rom the sur(ace o( the water and w#thdraw#ng each day and d#scharg#ng to the waste dra#ns u& to 11F o( the tota' $o'ume o( &oo' water. 8=9 6:u#&ment sha'' . 2c3 #n the case o( a modified pool. 231 .e secure'y he'd #n &'ace .e ca&a.e ye''ow (or ch'or#ne and green (or potable water.3 . 8119 .'e o( .3 (or a modified pool. a'' (#tt#ngs at or .e#ng em&t#ed through the &oo' dra#ns #n 12 hours or 'ess.3 (or a modified pool.'e o( ma#nta#n#ng #n the &oo' water a tota' .3 (or a modified pool. 2#3 #n the case o( an outdoor pool.1.

athers.11. 'oc7er rooms. 8129 4artitions or wa''s sha'' .a.1.merged s7#mmer e:ua'#Cer (#tt#ngs and $acuum (#tt#ngs are not &erm#tted #n public pools..21. 829 8here a )'ass % &oo' #s #nsta''ed on the &rem#ses o( a recreational camp.2 m2.9 %'' shower heads sha'' . 81>9 Jo#nts . water c'osets. 2a3 dress#ng.e &ro$#ded #n sa(e 'ocat#ons con$en#ent (or ('ush#ng down the wa''s and ('oors #n washrooms. shower heads. LocAer +$cilities $nd %lumbing +$cilities /or All %ublic %ools !.'e sources o( suct#on ('ow are &resent at one t#me. 8<9 8here dress#ng and 'oc7er rooms.3.'e o( #''um#nat#on to 'e$e's #n com&'#ance w#th /u. shower areas and &assageways used .ased on.3 .ut sha'' conta#n no o&en#ngs more than 21 mm #n d#ameter.3 (oot s&rays are &ro$#ded #n accordance w#th /entence 3.223 (or a wave action pool. Emergenc3 %ro1isions /or All %ublic %ools !.3.e determ#ned (rom %rt#c'e 3.3. water c'osets.'#c #n con0unct#on w#th a public pool sha'' .1. sha'' &ass through or . 'a$ator#es and dr#n7#ng (ounta#ns that sha'' .4.e &ro$#ded (or e$ery 40 .sect#on 3.ottom o( #nter#or partitions #n dress#ng rooms and washrooms sha'' . 81!9 . 'oc7er rooms.3. and 2.3.er o( water c'osets.ed #n /entence 293 and #n dress#ng and 'oc7er rooms.athers.3 the (ormu'a #n /entence 3.'e (or .1.e o( hard sur(aced mater#a's that do not .ecome s'#&&ery when wet. 859 . 899 F'oors #n washrooms. they sha'' . #ressing Rooms. !.. water c'oset and shower (ac#'#t#es are con$en#ent'y a$a#'a.213 (or a'' public pools.y .1.e c'ear'y and &ermanent'y mar7ed w#th a 10 mm w#de . dress#ng rooms.#.. 8. 81=9 65ce&t (or s7#mmers and gutters. ur#na's and 'a$ator#es sha'' ..y a shower area to reach the pool dec#. shower areas and &assageways used . 8!9 8here a )'ass * &oo' #s #nsta''ed. 'a$ator#es.11.2.1. ur#na's.. conta#n o&en#ngs w#th a m#n#mum aggregate area o( 0.e 'ocated #n such a manner that .11. #ressing Rooms $nd ($nit$r3 +$cilities 819 65ce&t as otherw#se &erm#tted #n /entences 223 and 233.e &ro$#ded to ensure &r#$acy o( dress#ng rooms.e .he m#n#mum num. dress#ng rooms. dr#n7#ng (ounta#ns and ur#na's are not re:u#red #(.he . shower heads.4..athers when the &oo' #s o&en (or use. Lig0ting $nd Emergenc3 %ro1isions 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233. 'oc7er rooms.e co$ed #n areas descr#. constructed and e:u#&&ed to com&'y w#th /entences 243 to 2143. a(ter us#ng them.'e e'sewhere on the &rem#ses (or . rooms and s&aces used . 2a3 dress#ng.1.9. washrooms and shower areas. 8119 =ose .e#ng ad0usted to ensure that water su&&'#ed to shower heads does not e5ceed 40E). ur#na's.11.1.1>.3.3 (oot s&rays are &ro$#ded #n accordance w#th /entence 3.merged suct#on and gra$#ty (#tt#ngs sha'' .etween ('oors and wa''s sha'' . 8199 F#tt#ngs return#ng water and!or a#r to the &oo' tan7 that are 'ocated w#th#n 300 mm o( the water sur(ace are &erm#tted to ha$e o&en#ngs w#th one d#mens#on more than .etween 210 mm and 310 mm a.s sha'' .1.. 'a$ator#es and dr#n7#ng (ounta#ns are not re:u#red #(. !. and 2. and .e such that e$ery suct#on (#tt#ng 'ocated w#th#n 1 000 mm o( the water sur(ace.11.y the &u. 236 .41 m!s and the $e'oc#ty #s ca'cu'ated assum#ng a'' &oss#.e e:u#&&ed w#th dress#ng rooms. (or an occupant load . water c'oset and shower (ac#'#t#es are con$en#ent'y a$a#'a.21.'e o( .3.. and 2.e ca&a.e su&&'#ed w#th potable water at a &ressure o( at 'east 140 7-a.o$e the ('oor.and #n a contrast#ng co'our.2a3 .).11. 8159 "ress#ng and 'oc7er room ('oors sha'' ha$e non-s'#& sur(aces that &erm#t con$en#ent and thorough c'ean#ng and d#s#n(ect#ng. 2a3 the (ormu'a #n /entence 3. 879 % m#n#mum o( one shower head sha'' . mm . water c'osets and ur#na's are &ro$#ded #n con0unct#on w#th a public pool.1>. e5ce&t a wave action pool. 82>9 /u.athers sha'' s'o&e to waste dra#ns at not 'ess than 1F and sha'' .e des#gned. water c'osets.3.athers e'sewhere on the &rem#ses.9.athers.e such that the ('ow o( water does not e5ceed 0.. e5ce&t (or s7#mmers and gutter (#tt#ngs. shower heads. 8=9 .he shower water system sha'' ha$e one or more tem&er#ng de$#ces ca&a. a'' su.y . e$ery public pool sha'' . or 2.'e 3.

act#$ate an aud#.11.y an emergency sto& . &oo' water sur(ace and a'' means o( egress to a 'e$e' o( at 'east 10 '5.6.9 %n emergency te'e&hone d#rect'y connected to an emergency ser$#ce or to the 'oca' te'e&hone ut#'#ty sha'' . washrooms and &assageways sha'' ha$e an #''um#nat#on 'e$e' o( at 'east 200 '5 at ('oor 'e$e'.utton #n /entence 2123 sha''.2.2. (er1ice Rooms $nd (tor$ge +$cilities 819 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.e 'ocated #n a service room that.. 829 8here com&ressed ch'or#ne gas #s used as a &oo' water d#s#n(ectant. 'oc7er areas.stant#a''y gas t#ght. #s se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the building .6. the (#rst-a#d room and the .3 #s des#gned (or the so'e &ur&ose o( conta#n#ng a'' #nsta''ed &ressur#Ced ch'or#ne gas a&&aratus and &#&#ng and stor#ng a'' ch'or#ne gas conta#ners or ch'or#ne gas cy'#nders that are #nd#$#dua''y secured aga#nst to&&'#ng.3 a )'ass * &oo' on the dec7 area. . 8. 2.213 and %rt#c'e 3.1. 8<9 %n emergency &ower su&&'y (or the emergency '#ght#ng system re:u#red #n /entence 243 sha'' com&'y w#th /entences 3. and 2##3 100 '5 #n the case o( an outdoor pool.e#ng deact#$ated .'e (or emergency use sha'' . (er1ice Rooms $nd (tor$ge /or All %ublic %ools !.213 and 3. 2c3 #s 'ocated at or a.9. 2a3 that w#'' ma#nta#n at any &o#nt on the pool dec# and on the &oo' water sur(ace an #''um#nat#on 'e$e' o( at 'east. and 2.1.he emergency sto& .3.e #n 'etters at 'east 21 mm h#gh w#th a 1 mm stro7e and &osted a. when used.he #nde&endent emergency '#ght#ng system re:u#red #n /entence 243 sha'' .1.o$e ground 'e$e'. 2#3 200 '5 #n the case o( an indoor pool. 2d3 #s &ro$#ded w#th an e"it door o&en#ng to the outdoors.11. 8129 %'' rec#rcu'at#ng &um&s used #n a public pool sha'' .829 "ress#ng rooms.213.e e:u#&&ed w#th a '#ght#ng system.233 to 2. service rooms sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /entences 3.4.11. 23. 879 .1.'#c address system and the commun#cat#on system descr#.ed #n /entences 293 and 2103 sha'' .e o&en (or use a(ter sundown sha'' ..e #nsta''ed ad0acent to the pool dec# o( e$ery )'ass % &oo'.utton c'ear'y 'a. and 3. 2a3 a )'ass % &oo' .3 and 3.e ca&a. 2e3 has screened o&en#ngs to the outdoors w#th at 'east one o&en#ng 'ocated w#th#n 110 mm (rom the ('oor and at 'east one o&en#ng 'ocated w#th#n 110 mm (rom the ce#'#ng. each o&en#ng .4.2.y a 1 h fire separation that #s su.2.y the emergency sto&.'e o( #''um#nat#ng the pool dec#. 3.2.es#de the te'e&hone that #s re:u#red #n /entence 2.e#ng 2F o( the area o( the ('oor.3 that ma7es the underwater areas o( the &oo' c'ear'y $#s#. 81>9 6$ery wave action pool sha'' ha$e a commun#cat#on system (or the use o( &ersons engaged #n su&er$#s#on or o&erat#on o( the &oo' that sha'' .3.e c'ear'y aud#.'e #n a'' &ort#ons o( the &oo'..e #nterconnected. 8=9 % te'e&hone access#.sect#on. and 2. !. 8159 %n emergency s#gn conta#n#ng the words IN TEE E'ENT O+ AN E)ERGENCD % (E E)ERGENCD (TO% B TTON AN# (E E)ERGENCD %EONE.e #nsta''ed (or e$ery )'ass * &oo' w#th#n 30 m o( the &oo'. A #IBLE AN# 'I( AL (IGNAL 6ILL ACTI'ATE sha'' .e e:u#&&ed w#th an #nde&endent emergency '#ght#ng system that automat#ca''y o&erates whene$er the norma' e'ectr#ca' &ower su&&'y to a public pool '#ght#ng system (a#'s.'e (rom any &o#nt on the pool dec#.e''ed and 'ocated at.he &u.2.1.ather adm#ss#on contro' centre.2.. shower.e o&en (or use a(ter sundown and an indoor pool sha'' .'#c address system that sha'' .6. 899 6$ery wave action pool sha'' ha$e a &u.utton.'e o( .e #nterconnected w#th each '#(eguard contro' stat#on.. shower rooms..6.1. 2a3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 3.'e and a $#sua' s#gna' 'ocated . 859 %n outdoor pool that #s #ntended to . 81!9 . 8!9 %n indoor pool or an outdoor pool that #s #ntended to .3.e ca&a.11..1.3. washroom.2..2. 'oc7er rooms.o$e the emergency sto& . the cy'#nders or conta#ners o( gas sha'' .2 3 and %rt#c'es 3. 8119 .

4.e surrounded .12. or . !.12. e$ery re(erence to a public pool or a recirculation system #n a de(#n#t#on #n %rt#c'e 1. 829 +( mater#a' a'terat#ons to a public spa or the e:u#&ment #nsta''ed #n a public spa a((ect the .e e:u#&&ed w#th a secure 'oc7#ng de$#ce. %ublic (.e &ro$#ded w#th dress#ng rooms. 2a3 the public spa has an area 'ess than 6 m2. 2193. #n the case o( an #ndoor public spa.1.e 600 mm.oth. and 2g3 conta#ns a &'at(orm we#gh sca'e o( at 'east 131 7g ca&ac#ty (or each ch'or#ne cy'#nder #n use. the ste&s.o$e ground 'e$e' d#rect'y to the outdoors.etween 2F and 4F.3. 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243. 8!9 .1. and 2d3 sha'' .11.2. #s deemed to .2133 to 21. 859 . 8!9 /torage (ac#'#t#es sha'' .4.y a hard-sur(aced pool dec# that.2(3 #s e:u#&&ed w#th emergency mechan#ca' $ent#'at#on ca&a.1. ta7#ng suct#on at a ma5#mum o( 900 mm a.4. the a((ected (#tt#ng co$er or gr#''e sha'' com&'y w#th /entences 3. 879 For the &ur&oses o( th#s /ect#on.1. (ection !.3 to 2103.and o( contrast#ng co'our a'ong the ent#re 0uncture o( the s#de and to& o( the edges.e constructed to ha$e a water de&th o( not more than 1 200 mm. #n the case o( an outdoor public spa.e #m&er$#ous and s'o&ed away (rom the &oo' to waste dra#ns at a s'o&e o( .12. Construction Re4uirements 819 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.etween 1F and 4F.e e:u#&&ed w#th a water hose connect#on and a ('oor dra#n. #n or out o( the &oo' tan7.243 to 2103.11. 23 . sha'' .he ma5#mum de&th o( water to a seat or .3.1 m.ottom o( any &ort#on o( a public spa sha'' not e5ceed F. #nc'ud#ng rooms and (ac#'#t#es that conta#n e'ectr#ca' or mechan#ca' e:u#&ment or chem#ca's or chem#ca' (eeders. 8. that #s made a&&'#ca.'e on the &rem#ses. public spas sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /entences 3. or a /entence or )'ause #n /ect#on 3.$ $nd #ecA #esign $nd Construction Re4uirements !. res&ect#$e'y.11.y /entence 213.1.12. water c'osets and shower (ac#'#t#es that are con$en#ent'y a$a#'a. 859 +( the mater#a' a'terat#ons or re&a#rs concern a (#tt#ng co$er or gr#''e.12.1.lic$tion 819 . %ublic (.2. 879 One sect#on o( the hard-sur(aced pool dec# that does not e5ceed 21F o( the &er#meter o( the public spa may ha$e a m#n#mum c'ear dec7 s&ace o( not more than 300 mm #(.1.2203 and 3. and 2c3 sha'' ha$e a . the ad$erse'y a((ected &ort#ons sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( th#s "#$#s#on. 2a3 sha'' .e $ent#'ated and sha'' .2.'e to public spas . #( mater#a' a'terat#ons or re&a#rs concern any &oo' (#tt#ng that &asses water or a#r. 2203 and 2223 and )'ause 3. 859 % public spa sha'' .y th#s /ect#on.1. the a((ected (#tt#ng sha'' com&'y w#th /entences 3.ottom s'o&e. 2a3 sha'' ha$e a m#n#mum c'ear dec7 s&ace o( not 'ess than 1. 2c3 sha'' .2.he storage (ac#'#t#es sha'' .3.u#'t public spas. 8<9 .e &ro$#ded (or the sa(e storage o( a'' chem#ca's re:u#red #n &oo' o&erat#ons. Gener$l !..3 sha'' ha$e a c'ear dec7 s&ace o( 900 mm on a'' s#des.11. 8=9 6$ery public spa sha'' . 829 % public spa sha'' .h#s /ect#on a&&'#es to the des#gn and construction o( s#te-assem. 879 Service rooms and storage (ac#'#t#es.3 sha'' ha$e a non-s'#& sur(ace. o( "#$#s#on %.e a re(erence to a public spa or water c#rcu'at#on system. the water $o'ume or the ca&ac#ty o( the water c#rcu'at#on system.e s'o&ed away (rom the &oo' to waste dra#ns or to ad0acent 'ower ground at a s'o&e o( .1.1. 2.12.9 +( a set o( ste&s #s &ro$#ded (or entry #nto and egress (rom the public spa water. A.22432a3.'ed public spas and (actory-.ench #n a public spa sha'' .'e o( &roduc#ng at 'east 30 a#r changes &er hour. e5ce&t as re:u#red .e e:u#&&ed w#th a handra#'.o$e the ('oor 'e$e' and d#scharg#ng at 'east 2 100 mm a. and 2.3 the public spa has no #nter#or d#mens#on more than 2. 2.he s'o&e o( the .12.y )'ause 2a3 and &erm#tted .sect#on.$s !. m at the ma#n entrance &o#nt. .

!.12.1.!.233 and 243.3. 2#$3 com&'#es w#th )'auses 3. 2a3 the gra.12.ed #n /entence 213.1.merged &ort#ons o( any treads o( a 'adder (or entry #nto and egress (rom the water sha'' .1.2. and 2$3 #s made o( a s'#&-res#stant mater#a'.s into %ublic (. . Reg. R$m.899 65ce&t where no s&ace #s &ro$#ded .12.5.struct#ons at the s#de o( the trans(er wa'' ser$#ng the trans(er s&ace. 879 .$s 819 Bot more than 10F o( the tota' &er#meter o( a public spa may .etween the gra. 2##3 #s 'ocated not 'ess than 100 mm and not more than 110 mm a. or 2c3 a trans(er wa'' con(orm#ng to /entences 233 to 213. !.ed #n )'ause 2432c3 sha'' . 2.3 ha$e a de&th o( at 'east 300 mm and not more than 400 mm. R$m. 2c3 ha$e a c'ear s&ace o( 900 mm .ather seated #n a whee'cha#r to enter the water w#th or w#thout the whee'cha#r.1. .11.s into %ublic (.11.oth s#des.ar where one gra.$s 819 Bot more than 10F o( the tota' &er#meter o( a public spa may .$s 819 8here more than one public spa #s &ro$#ded w#th#n a suite 'ocated on a storey that #s re:u#red .y %rt#c'e 3.ather seated #n a whee'cha#r to enter the water w#th or w#thout the whee'cha#r. 2a3 ha$e a he#ght not 'ess than 401 mm and not more than 4 1 mm measured (rom the pool dec#. the public spa sha'' com&'y w#th %rt#c'e 3. 8!9 % trans(er wa'' &ro$#d#ng barrier-free access (or entry #nto and egress (rom a public spa sha''. 2. !<="1!.e re&'aced .11. R$m. the public spa sha'' com&'y w#th /entences 3.12.32a3 and 2. ss.3 a &oo' '#(t con(orm#ng to the manu(acturerDs s&ec#(#cat#ons and #nsta''at#on #nstruct#ons and con(orm#ng to /entences 3.o$e the trans(er wa''.ar #s &ro$#ded.1. .1. 2a3 . Access into %ublic (.e re&'aced .he dec7 area re:u#red to ma7e a 'atera' trans(er to the trans(er wa'' sha''.!. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.223 to 263.2. .$s !.ars where more than one gra. or 2. 2.3 the c'ear s&ace .!.ed #n /entence 213.11.ase o( the trans(er wa'' sur(ace. 829 +( a public spa has one or more ram&s descr#.1 mm.y. 859 . 2>17.etween 'adder treads and the s&a wa''. !>. and /entences 3.1. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.12.$s !.s $nd Access into %ublic (. a barrier-free access descr#. 829 $arrier-free access (or entry #nto and egress (rom a public spa sha'' . 5!9 !.3.s into (. . R$m.y 2 200 mm. .e &ro$#ded . to ha$e a barrier-free &ath o( tra$e'.e &ro$#ded to at 'east one public spa. 213 to 233 and 213 to 2 3.ar that.he dec7 area descr#.5.12.1.y one or more ram&s that &erm#t a .!.3 ha$e no o. 6$ter Circul$tion /or %ublic (. the s&ace . .12.!.1.e centred on.ed #n /entence 223 sha'' .$s !. .e not more than 110 mm and not 'ess than . and 2d3 ha$e at 'east one gra.12. 2c3 .2. 6$ter Circul$tion (3stems 239 . 2a3 a ram& con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.ed #n /entence 213. !.y one or more ram&s that &erm#t a . 2###3 has a c'earance o( at 'east 610 mm on .e s'#&-res#stant and ha$e edges that are rounded. (ubsection !.3.3.1. and 2d3 ha$e a s'o&e 'ess than 2F &ro$#ded at the .e outs#de and ad0acent to the barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' descr#.etween the s&a wa'' and su. 829 +( a public spa has one or more ram&s descr#.ar #s &ro$#ded..2.!.3. 2#3 #s &er&end#cu'ar to the &oo' and e5tends the (u'' de&th o( the trans(er wa''.12.

2.'e o( (#'ter#ng.'e sources o( suct#on ('ow are &resent at the same t#me. 2103. 8=9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 293.ottom o( a'' out'ets. 2113. 2.e . the out'ets may .819 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( th#s /u. are not more than .3 and /entences 2113 and 2123 and the ca'cu'at#on o( water ('ow rates (or the &ur&oses o( /entence 293 sha'' .3 20 m#nutes (or a public spa w#th a $o'ume o( water that e5ceeds 4 m3 . 81<9 % public spa e:u#&&ed w#th hydro-massage 0et (#tt#ngs sha'' . 829 % public spa sha'' .he ca'cu'at#on o( water $e'oc#t#es (or the &ur&oses o( )'ause 2 32. L!s!m2 e((ect#$e (#'ter area. d#s#n(ect#ng and &ass#ng the public spa water through the public spa w#th a turno$er &er#od o( not more than. 2a3 that are #nterconnected to a (u'' s#Ce man#(o'd.e des#gned so that the ('ow o( water through the o&en#ngs does not e5ceed 0.'e w#th the (#tt#ngs and gr#''es or co$ers. 2a3 at 'east one o( the out'ets through wh#ch the public spa can .11.y a c'ear d#stance o( not 'ess than 900 mm.e a sur(ace-ty&e that #s des#gned (or a ma5#mum ('ow rate o( 0.3 e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213. . 8119 .oth to . 8ad#ng -oo's.y corros#on res#stant (asten#ng that re:u#res a too' (or remo$a' and #s ga'$an#ca''y com&at#. 81>9 . 8129 .he water $e'oc#ty #n a suct#on &#&e sha'' not e5ceed 1.y means o( a ch'or#nat#on. and 2. .3.3 a $acuum '#m#t system. and =ot .'e .ased on the assum&t#on that a'' &oss#.sect#on.ottom o( the public spa.e'ow the water '#ne o( a public spa sha''. hy&och'or#nat#on or .ottom o( the public spa. constructed and #nsta''ed to con(orm to good eng#neer#ng &ract#ce a&&ro&r#ate to the c#rcumstances. 8159 6:u#&ment sha'' .rom#ne.e &assed to or (rom the public spa sha'' .ut does not e5ceed 6 m3.e'ow the water sur(ace that a''ow water or a#r or . the (#'ters sha'' .0 m!s (or &'ast#c &#&#ng. 293. 263.y a . >/uct#on F#tt#ngs (or @se #n /w#mm#ng -oo's. or 2c3 other eng#neered systems that are des#gned.u. m!s. 2133 and 2203. 233.e e:u#&&ed w#th a water c#rcu'at#on system that #s ca&a. the water c#rcu'at#on system o( a public spa sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /entences 3. e$ery c#rcu'at#on system #n a public spa sha'' .3 the .e ser$ed . w#thout e5ceed#ng the manu(acturerDs des#gn ('ow rate o( the (#'ter e'ement or heater and w#thout . 899 /entence 2 3 does not a&&'y to suct#on and gra$#ty out'ets that are e:u#&&ed w#th ant#-entra&ment co$ers that com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( %/<6 %112. mm #n one d#rect#on. and 2.y-&ass#ng the (#'ter e'ement. 240 .e e:u#&&ed w#th a $acuum re'#e( mechan#sm that sha'' #nc'ude. and 2.41 m!s.y a m#n#mum o( two suct#on or gra$#ty out'ets. the (#'ter and heater sha'' . 81!9 6$ery suct#on system that ser$es a public spa sha'' . other than s7#mmers.e em&t#ed to a (u''-s#Ce man#(o'd #s 'ocated on the . or 2c3 11 m#nutes (or a public spa w#th a $o'ume o( water that does not e5ceed 4 m3. 2a3 a $acuum re'ease system.e s#Ced to accommodate the ma5#mum &um& out&ut. a'' suct#on or gra$#ty (#tt#ngs #nsta''ed at or .'e o( regu'at#ng the dosage o( ch'or#ne or .1 mm (rom the ('oor o( the public spa. /&as.rom#nat#on system that #s ca&a.s?.2. that are se&arated .e 'ocated on two d#((erent &'anes o( the public spa #(.e secure'y he'd #n &'ace . 2a3 ha$e a ma5#mum o&en#ng o( .223. 8.19.1.e #nsta''ed to cont#nuous'y d#s#n(ect the water #n a public spa . 2.9 %'' (#tt#ngs at or . 2a3 30 m#nutes (or a public spa w#th a $o'ume o( water that e5ceeds 6 m3.u#'t public spa may . 859 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263.e &ro$#ded w#th a t#m#ng de$#ce. 2a3 3. 8<9 % c#rcu'at#on system #n a (actory-.he water $e'oc#ty #n a &ressure &#&e sha'' not e5ceed. and 2.3 1.u#'t-#n suct#on or gra$#ty out'et w#th mu't#&'e o&en#ngs that are connected to a (u''-s#Ce man#(o'd.e ser$ed .ecause o( d#mens#ona' restr#ct#ons at the . 8!9 +( cartr#dge-ty&e (#'ters are used (or a public spa.3 . 879 +( com&'#ance w#th )'ause 2432.3 #s #m&ract#ca. 8179 +( a two-s&eed &um& #s ut#'#Ced (or a public spa. m!s (or co&&er &#&#ng.

!.1. 829 %n emergency te'e&hone d#rect'y connected to an emergency ser$#ce or to the 'oca' te'e&hone ut#'#ty sha'' . and 2##3 w#th#n 11 m o( the public spa.<. and 2. the emergency sto& .y the trans#t agency or service rooms.2123 sha'' deact#$ate a'' &um&s ser$#ng the public spa and public pool.'e o( . !. Emergenc3 %ro1isions /or All %ublic (. public spas sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( /entences 3.1!.e #nsta''ed w#th#n 30 m o( the public spa. !. and 2.sect#on.10.1. R$.y the trans#t agency to house or conta#n o&erat#ng. 241 .12.213 to 263.1.9 % public spa water heater sha'' . 2#3 read#'y access#.2143. (co. 2.oth com&'ete'y and &art#a''y dra#n#ng and re(#''#ng the public spa water. .12. and 2c3 ha$e an emergency s#gn con(orm#ng to /entence 3.7.7. 8!9 %'' &um&s used #n a public spa sha'' . 6ntraining load means the num.1.er o( &eo&'e a. 81.3 that #s &'aced #n a 'ocat#on where the user must e5#t the public spa to reset the t#mer.10.'e o( .ut does not #nc'ude .e#ng deact#$ated . (co. and 2.id Tr$nsit (t$tions !.12.$s !. (er1ice Rooms $nd (tor$ge +$cilities 819 Service rooms and storage (ac#'#t#es (or a'' public spas sha'' com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3.'e to tra$e' (rom or through a ty&e o( egress (ac#'#ty #n a s&ec#(#ed &er#od o( t#me.12.1!. 879 +( a public spa and public pool are 'ocated #n the same room or s&ace. (er1ice Rooms $nd (tor$ge /or All %ublic (.utton that #s.11. %entral supervising station means the o&erat#ons centre where the trans#t agency contro's and co-ord#nates the system-w#de mo$ement o( &assengers and $eh#c'es and (rom wh#ch commun#cat#on #s ma#nta#ned w#th su&er$#sory and o&erat#ng &ersonne' o( the trans#t agency and w#th &art#c#&at#ng agenc#es when re:u#red. 6gress capacity means the num.1!.'e to and w#th#n s#ght o( &ersons us#ng the public spa.e e:u#&&ed w#th an u&&er '#m#t cut-o(( de$#ce.3 that '#m#ts the ma5#mum water tem&erature o( the public spa to 40E).$s !.utton re:u#red #n /entence 233 sha''.er o( &assengers . 2a3 c'ear'y 'a. ma#ntenance or su&&ort e:u#&ment and (unct#ons.11.11.e a sw#tch se&arate (rom the public spaDs t#m#ng de$#ce.1. 859 .1.e ca&a.11. 2a3 that #s #nde&endent o( the norma' public spa water tem&erature thermostat.y an emergency sto& .er o( seats #n a car.e''ed.3 the stand#ng ca&ac#ty #s 0.1. (ection !. Lig0ting $nd Emergenc3 %ro1isions 819 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.10. 81=9 % public spa sha'' .2.e e:u#&&ed w#th a water c#rcu'at#on system that #s ca&a. #e/initions 819 +n th#s /ect#on: Ancillary space means the rooms or s&aces #n the stat#on used on'y .3 'ocated at a &o#nt that #s.2 m2 &er &erson (or the stand#ng area wh#ch #s measured 300 mm #n (ront o( the seats.1!.1.oard#ng the tra#n at a stat#on.'e and a $#sua' s#gna' when used.uttons re:u#red #n /entences 233 and 3.ooths and 7#os7s used .2a3 that contro's the &er#od o( o&erat#on o( the 0et &um&.3 act#$ate an aud#.<.11.he emergency sto& . and 2. 2a3 the seat#ng ca&ac#ty #s the num.1.e $nd #e/initions !. 2a3 .e 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /ect#on the re:u#rements #n th#s "#$#s#on a&&'y to rapid transit stations.1. %rush load means the tota' o( the seat#ng ca&ac#ty and the stand#ng ca&ac#ty o( a car where.

e'ow ground 'e$e'. and 2. 8=9 6'e$ator sha(ts are &erm#tted to &enetrate the fire separations re:u#red #n /entences 223 to 263 &ro$#ded they are enc'osed . 9a"imum calculated train load means the crush load &er car mu't#&'#ed .1!.'#c c#rcu'at#on areas #n a rapid transit station &ro$#d#ng &edestr#an access to and (rom tra#ns. 8<9 8here a rapid transit station #s erected ent#re'y a. . 7are-paid area control means the &o#nt where &assengers enter or 'ea$e the fare-paid area. 1apid transit system means an e'ectr#(#ed trans&ortat#on system.2. do not a&&'y to a rapid transit station. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?. 879 8here a rapid transit station #s erected a.2.y &ay#ng a (are.1. 8.o$e and . 2a3 ('oor assem. ut#'#C#ng gu#dance methods #n$o'$#ng &os#t#$e mechan#ca' contact w#th the (#5ed way o&erat#ng on a r#ght-o(-way (or the mass mo$ement o( &assengers.'#es sha'' .1.he re:u#rements #n /entence 233 sha'' a&&'y to.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.3 roo( assem.e'ow the ad0o#n#ng (#n#shed ground 'e$e'.2. Construction Re4uirements !. <in# load means the num.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess 1 h. 859 %n #nter#or sta#r e5tend#ng to street 'e$e' #s &erm#tted to . and 2c3 a'' loadbearing wa''s.e $u'nera.e o( noncombustible construction and sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n /entence 2113.3 w#red g'ass assem.e o( noncombustible construction.y a &ass or . 8!9 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 243.e fire separations ha$#ng a fire-resistance rat#ng not 'ess than 2 h. the re:u#rements #n /u.e &rotected .oard the tra#n2s3 tra$e''#ng .'#es con(orm#ng to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2.'e to e5&osure (rom a tra#n (#re and that 'eads to the e5ter#or o( the stat#on or through an e"it to an ad0acent building. (or each route.ased on the sum o( the #ncom#ng lin# load &'us the entraining load &er &ea7 hour.'#es sha'' .2.e'ow the ad0o#n#ng (#n#shed ground 'e$e'. 2c3 roo( assem.9 O&en#ngs (or sta#rways and esca'ators used . 4ea# direction means.e o( noncombustible construction and sha'' con(orm to the re:u#rements #n /entence 2103.e o( noncombustible construction and.2.sect#ons 3. 2.'y and the tunne' '#ners are #n d#rect contact w#th soil. 1apid transit station means a building or &art o( a building used (or the &ur&ose o( 'oad#ng and un'oad#ng &assengers o( a rapid transit system . 4ublic area means the &u. and. 2.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.1!. 829 .'y. an underground stat#on or an underground &ort#on o( a stat#on #n /entence 223 sha'' . !.7are-paid area means that &ort#on o( a rapid transit station to wh#ch access #s ga#ned . and 242 . 2a3 a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. and 3.o$e the ad0o#n#ng (#n#shed ground 'e$e' and #s a stand-a'one building.he building sha'' .er o( cars &er tra#n #n the &ea7 &er#od. 2a3 ('oor assem.3 the underground &ort#on o( a rapid transit station.y a combustible roo(. sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.'#es . 81>9 .y.ut does not #nc'ude o&en a#r she'ters at street 'e$e'.y &assengers are &erm#tted to &enetrate the fire separations re:u#red #n /entences 223 to 263.er o( &assengers on .etween two stat#ons.ut a fire-resistance rating #s not re:u#red where stee' tunne' '#ners are 'e(t #n &'ace to (orm &art o( the assem.y a closure ha$#ng a fire-protection rat#ng not 'ess than 41 m#n. the a. the d#rect#on o( tra#n tra$e' ha$#ng the 'argest &assenger ('ow $o'ume .o$e ground &ort#on o( the stat#on sha'' . the stat#on sha'' . or 2. 4rotected route means that &ort#on o( a means of egress that starts at the &o#nt where &assengers wou'd not . 2a3 a rapid transit station erected ent#re'y .sect#on. 899 O&en#ngs (or other than sta#rways.y the ma5#mum num. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rat#ng not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem. esca'ators or e'e$ators are &erm#tted to &enetrate the fire separations re:u#red #n /entences 223 to 263 &ro$#ded the o&en#ngs are &rotected . Re4uirements /or (t$tions 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u.

etween the service room and the means of egress. a door o&en#ng (rom a service room onto a means of egress #n a rapid transit station sha'' .1!.4.e o( noncombustible construction and are not re:u#red to .13. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.e sprin#lered.. (er1ice Rooms $nd Ancill$r3 (. 8!9 .e o( noncombustible construction. the re:u#rements #n /entence 3.2.6.e a $est#. 2. a&&'y to a rapid transit station.'y.4.1!.6. co'umns and arches sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than that re:u#red (or the su&&orted assem.e e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce.he re:u#rements #n /entence 223 do not a&&'y where. 243 . 2a3 the service room #s sprin#lered. 2a3 ('oor assem.16.e read#'y o&ened #n /entence 243 or 213 sha'' ha$e a s#gn attached to #t that.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. !. and 2.4. 8<9 % door that #s re:u#red to .e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area . A.e se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area . Boot0s $nd IiosAs 819 *ooths and 7#os7s that are not more than 20 m2 #n area and are used on'y .e e:u#&&ed w#th &#$ot h#nges #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 0. 879 8here a grou& o( two or more doors ser$es as a s#ng'e e"it (ac#'#ty. #s &erm#tted to . 2c3 roo( assem.$ces 819 %n ancillary space #n a rapid transit station sha'' .1!.3 there sha'' .!.sect#on and /u.e read#'y o&ened (rom the #ns#de a&&'y to re:u#red e"it doors #n a rapid transit station. the re:u#rements #n /u.1!. 859 8here a door (rom a service room o&ens onto a means of egress 'ess than 1 m w#de.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u..y the trans#t agency (or (are co''ect#on.'#es sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 8119 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 2123. 2a3 the service room sha'' . ($/et3 Re4uirements 6it0in (t$tions !. and 2. !.e.e 'ocated not 'ess than 1 m (rom an esca'ator . and 2d3 a'' loadbearing wa''s. 2a3 sprin#lered.e fire separations w#th a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.3.3 #s $#s#.!. or 2.e constructed w#th a roo( o( heavy timber construction and ha$e co'umns o( heavy timber construction.a'ustrade and (rom the to& and . 8!9 .y a fire separation o( noncombustible construction that #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating. and.3 there #s a $est#.y the trans#t agency (or (are co''ect#on.2d3 a'' loadbearing wa''s.2.'e (rom the e"it a&&roach. d#ssem#nat#on o( #n(ormat#on or s#m#'ar non-mercantile occupancies sha'' .6. 8129 % building c'ass#(#ed as 4rou& %. d#ssem#nat#on o( #n(ormat#on or s#m#'ar non-mercantile occupancies sha'' . the building sha'' .3 se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area .4.4. 2a3 d#s&'ays the words E)ERGENCD EHIT w#th the 'etters not 'ess than 21 mm h#gh.'y. or 6 400 m2 #( sprin#lered.213 (or doors to .16. "#$#s#on 2 occupancy that #s not more than 1 storey #n building height. 8!9 % door act#ng as a closure #n the fire separation #n /entence 223 #s not re:u#red to . on'y one door #n the grou& #s re:u#red to com&'y w#th /entence 3.sect#on 3.!. !. or 2.!.he re:u#rements #n /u. 829 *ooths and 7#os7s that are more than 20 m 2 #n area and are used on'y .1. (or fire separation o( e"its do not a&&'y #n a rapid transit station.sect#ons 3.sect#on 3. and 3. 859 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213.ottom r#ser o( a ('#ght o( sta#rs used as a means of egress (rom the rapid transit station.!.213. >F#re "oors and Other O&en#ng -rotect#$es?.3 mezzanines sha'' ha$e a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. and #n wh#ch the building area #s not more than 3 200 m 2 #( not sprin#lered.1.y a fire separation. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233.'#es sha'' .u'e . 829 % door #n a fire separation #s &erm#tted to .u'e .etween the service room and the means of egress.

2a3 sprin#lered.e through a $est#.u'e doors. #t #s not necessary to #nc'ude a 'eased area that #s se&arated (rom the public area .9 % 'eased area #s &erm#tted on a &'at(orm 'e$e' &ro$#ded #t #s. the public area sha'' .3 se&arated (rom the rema#nder o( the floor area . Access to Ad@$cent Building 819 8here an access #s &ro$#ded .5. Le$sed Are$s 819 %'' 'eased areas w#th#n a rapid transit station sha'' . the public area sha'' .1!.1!. 2a3 2 h where the 'eased area conta#ns a mercantile or medium hazard industrial occupancy.e se&arated (rom the rapid transit station. and 2. 8<9 +n determ#n#ng the 'eased area #n /entences 243 and 213.e sprin#lered.3 1 h where the 'eased area conta#ns any other occupancy. 2a3 'ocated not 'ess than 1 m (rom the &'at(orm edge. 879 +n a rapid transit station that #s erected ent#re'y a.!.e.3 .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.!. 829 % door act#ng as a closure #n the fire separation #n )'ause 2132.e e:u#&&ed w#th 'atches.!. !.e sprin#lered. 859 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213. 8<9 8here an access #s &ro$#ded .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. !. 859 )'ose s&aced s&r#n7'er &rotect#on sha'' . >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.2. and 2.3 sha'' sw#ng #n the d#rect#on o( tra$e' (rom the rapid transit station.!.he $est#.'#es con(orm#ng to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2.6.3 'ocated not 'ess than 1 m (rom an egress (ac#'#ty. Emergenc3 Lig0ting 244 .3 the term#na' sha'' .y com. .y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than. 2a3 .1!.3 are not re:u#red to ha$e 'atches where c'ose s&aced s&r#n7'er &rotect#on #s &ro$#ded on the stat#on s#de.y the &ro$#s#ons o( /u.. 829 "oors #n the fire separation or #n the w#red g'ass assem. these &ro$#s#ons are not re:u#red #n the rapid transit station. 2a3 the term#na' sha'' .7. 8..sect#on 3.!.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 2 h.ust#. or 2##3 . or 2.u'e sha'' not conta#n an occupancy. 2#3 . 'e0icle Termin$l 819 8here an enc'osed term#na' ser$es $eh#c'es &owered .e reduced to 'ess than 1 m. the stat#on and the building sha'' . and 2. 829 .<.2.u'e doors #n /entence 223.'y #n )'ause 2132. and 2c3 not 'ocated #n a dead end &ort#on o( the &'at(orm.'#es con(orm#ng to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2. w#th w#red g'ass doors e:u#&&ed w#th se'(-c'os#ng de$#ces.e se&arated . where the 'eased area on any ('oor 'e$e' e5ceeds 11F o( the public area on that 'e$e'.e &ro$#ded on each s#de o( a'' $est#. or 2. 8!9 .o$e the ad0o#n#ng (#n#shed ground 'e$e' and #s a stand-a'one building. and the building #s regu'ated . where the 'eased area on any ('oor 'e$e' e5ceeds 20F o( the public area on that 'e$e'. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?.etween a rapid transit station and an ad0acent building.y w#red g'ass assem.y a fire separation o( noncombustible construction that #s not re:u#red to ha$e a fire-resistance rating.e sprin#lered.. !. 8!9 8here 'eased areas are 'ocated on o&&os#te s#des o( a means of egress.y w#red g'ass assem.he access #n /entence 213 sha'' . w#th w#red g'ass doors e:u#&&ed w#th se'(-c'os#ng de$#ces.'e (ue's. or 3. 2. 879 . 2a3 are not re:u#red to . and the term#na' has d#rect access to a rapid transit station.he $est#.u'e that #s se&arated (rom the stat#on and (rom the building.e e:u#&&ed w#th a se'(-c'os#ng de$#ce.1!.etween a rapid transit station and an ad0acent building.3 #s not re:u#red to . the w#dth o( the means of egress sha'' not .

829 6sca'ators (orm#ng &art o( a re:u#red means of egress sha'' not com&r#se more than one-ha'( o( the re:u#red egress capacity (rom any one 'e$e'.e the greater o( the a. )e$ns o/ Egress !.e the ma"imum calculated train load.3 to account (or surges. !.sect#on 3. 2a3 a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h.13. an add#t#ona' (actor o( 2 to account (or a m#ssed headway.e. and the &.e . 8!9 %t the &'at(orm 'e$e'.$nt Lo$d 819 .819 6mergency '#ght#ng sha'' ..y no (ewer than two means of egress that are #nde&endent o( and remote (rom each other (rom the &'at(orm to the e5ter#or o( the stat#on. and 2.e .e cons#dered as one &'at(orm (or the &ur&ose o( con(orm#ng to th#s /u. >F#re -er(ormance Rat#ngs?. 879 % protected route sha'' . or 2c3 w#red g'ass assem.m.3 .3 to account (or surges.'#es con(orm#ng to <<%= /u&&'ementary /tandard /*-2.he a.ased on the lin# load &er tra#n headway mu't#&'#ed .etween two ad0acent &'at(orms.4.4.!.sect#on 3.e &ro$#ded w#th emergency $ent#'at#on con(orm#ng to /u.263.3 #n the pea# direction (or each route.1!.sect#on. 8<9 . 2a3 a (actor o( 1. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red #n /entence 213.1. esca'ators con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( /entences 3. 829 .13. 829 8here a cont#nuous 'e$e' wa'7#ng sur(ace #s &ro$#ded .e &ro$#ded to a$erage 'e$e's not 'ess than 10 '5 at ('oor or tread 'e$e' #n public areas #n a rapid transit station.m. two or more means of egress are &erm#tted to con$erge #n con(ormance w#th /entence 3.he lin# load (or each &'at(orm sha'' . and 2.e .e the sum o( the entraining loads (or each trac7 ser$#ng that &'at(orm and the entraining load (or each trac7 sha'' . or &. 213 sha'' . an add#t#ona' (actor o( 2 to account (or a m#ssed headway.1!. !.m. they may .ased on the entraining load &er tra#n headway mu't#&'#ed .m.9 +n an enc'osed or underground stat#on. !.o$eground unenc'osed stat#on.2.3 construct#on ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating not 'ess than 1 h. 879 . 8. the d#stance se&arat#ng the egress (ac#'#t#es #n /entences 213 and 223 sha'' . 859 . 241 .6. Number $nd Loc$tion o/ )e$ns o/ Egress 819 6ach &'at(orm #n a rapid transit station sha'' .4.. Occu.. sha'' .he entraining load (or each &'at(orm sha'' .1!. the protected route #s &erm#tted to .eg#n at the &o#nt o( 'ea$#ng the &'at(orm.5.he ma5#mum lin# load at each trac7 sha'' .13.5.5.233 and 3.e ser$ed . 859 8orizontal e"its to any one building sha'' not com&r#se more than one-ha'( o( the re:u#red egress capacity (rom any area w#th#n a rapid transit station. Gener$l Re4uirements 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. 2. 8!9 .e acce&ta.3 #n the pea# direction (or each route.y.13. &ea7 &er#od 'oads ca'cu'ated #n accordance w#th /entences 233 to 213. the lin# load (or each trac7 sha'' ..ased on the s#mu'taneous e$acuat#on o( the entraining load and the lin# load (or that &'at(orm. 8!9 8orizontal e"its con(orm#ng to /entence 243 may &ro$#de a'' o( the re:u#red egress capacity (rom a rapid transit station.he &'at(orm occu&ant 'oad (or each &'at(orm #n a rapid transit station sha'' .sect#on. the &rotect#on (or the protected route sha'' cons#st o(.e the sum o( the lin# loads (or each trac7 ser$#ng that &'at(orm and.e the greater o( one car 'ength or 21 m.1!.ased on &ea7 hour &atronage as &ro0ected (or des#gn o( the trans#t system.2.he occu&ant 'oad (or public areas w#th#n a rapid transit station sha'' . 8<9 +n an a.4. and 2.5. e5ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263.'e as &art o( a re:u#red means of egress #n a rapid transit station. 2a3 determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th th#s /u. 829 %n emergency &ower su&&'y con(orm#ng to /u. &ea7 &er#od occu&ant 'oads (or each &'at(orm sha'' .e &ro$#ded to ma#nta#n the emergency '#ght#ng re:u#red #n /entence 213 (or a &er#od o( 30 m#n a(ter a &ower (a#'ure. 2a3 a (actor o( 1.1.y.

the m#n#mum w#dth o( means of egress (ac#'#t#es ser$#ng &'at(orms sha'' . the re:u#red egress capacity at the &'at(orm sha'' .3. 8<9 . Egress C$.223.e 4 m#n 'ess the tra$e' t#me .5. 8!9 .13. and 2.213 +tem 1.urnst#'es. 4.e out o( ser$#ce and not a$a#'a.sect#on.e shown that the &'at(orm c'earance t#me #n /entence 233 #s not e5ceeded.5.e.'e (or egress &ur&oses. and 2. 300 mm at each s#dewa'' sha'' .a.879 9eans of egress (rom &'at(orms sha'' . 879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 263.y d#$#d#ng the &'at(orm occu&ant 'oad determ#ned #n accordance w#th /entences 3.& 213 F'ow rate #s a&&'#ed $ert#ca''y.ased on re:u#red egress capacity. 3. and 2. he#ght o( . nom#na' w#dth : 1 200 mm : 00 mm : 600 mm . the re:u#red aggregate egress capacity (rom each &'at(orm sha'' . 829 8here two &'at(orms are cons#dered as one &'at(orm as &ro$#ded #n /entence 3.. !.e determ#ned .5. 6. 1.e cumu'at#$e. the re:u#red w#dth o( means of egress ser$#ng &'at(orms #n a rapid transit station sha'' .13.'e 3.4.ar : not more than 900 mm : more than 900 mm )o'umn 2 F'ow Rate.4. Botes to T$ble !.y&e o( 6gress Fac#'#ty -'at(orms )orr#dors "oorways 4ates Ram&s not more than 4F Ram&s more than 4F /ta#rs 6sca'ators mo$#ng #n d#rect#on o( egress tra$e'. 2a3 3 m!m#n (or hor#Conta' tra$e'. 6idt0 o/ )e$ns o/ Egress 819 65ce&t as otherw#se re:u#red #n th#s /u. !.13.1!. 859 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213. %edestri$n +lo2 R$tes Form#ng -art o( /entence 3.5. )o'umn 1 .13.4. 8!9 +n ca'cu'at#ng the re:u#red w#dth o( egress routes.7.e determ#ned se&arate'y.e added to the w#dth determ#ned .ased on tra$e' s&eeds o(. 2a3 the re:u#red egress capacity determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'e 3.1!.y the re:u#red &'at(orm c'earance t#me determ#ned #n accordance w#th /entence 233.223 to 263 .eyond that &o#nt sha'' .ased on tra$e' s&eeds o(.3 21 m!m#n or $ert#ca' r#se.e cumu'at#$e a(ter con$erg#ng where #t can .1.13.1!.e 'ocated so that the tra$e' t#me (rom the most remote &o#nt on a &'at(orm to a protected route does not e5ceed 4 m#n . &edestr#ans &er m#nute &er metre w#dth 0 0 0 0 0 11213 11213 B!% B!% B!% B!% B!% 9.etween the &'at(orm and the entry #nto the protected route ..ased on.5. T$ble !.3 21 m!m#n (or $ert#ca' r#se. 2a3 3 m!m#n (or hor#Conta' tra$e'. . &edestr#ans &er m#nute B!% B!% B!% B!% B!% B!% B!% 100 0 60 41 21 )o'umn 3 F'ow Rate.7. .4.4.he re:u#red &'at(orm c'earance t#me sha'' . one esca'ator at each 'e$e' #n a rapid transit station #s deemed to .4. where two or more means of egress con$erge.he egress capacity #n /entence 213 need not . the re:u#red egress capacity (or each &'at(orm sha'' .e ma#nta#ned (or the ent#re 'ength o( the means of egress.1.$cit3 819 For a rapid transit station.3 the &edestr#an ('ow rate (or the ty&e o( means of egress (ac#'#ty '#sted #n . 2. 829 +n ca'cu'at#ng the re:u#red w#dth o( corr#dors and ram&s w#th a grade o( 'ess than 4F. 859 For each means of egress.7.e determ#ned . 246 .1!. the re:u#red egress capacity .1.

e #nsta''ed.e not 'ess than 1 100 mm w#de. E?ce. 879 % second means of egress as re:u#red . 8!9 8here 'oc7ed doors that &re$ent entry #nto a fare-paid area are to . 2d3 100 mm (or (are co''ect#on gates.5. .3 1 . !. Annunci$tors 819 %n annunc#ator sha'' .7.e used as &art o( a re:u#red means of egress (rom a rapid transit station.4.'e to author#Ced &ersonne' and 'ocated #n.y /entence 3. 'eased s&ace. sha'' .1 m.7.7.1!. 2a3 3. fire detectors sha'' . &ro$#s#on sha'' .5. Centr$l (u.7.<.e.e ca&a. Egress +$cilities 819 6sca'ators (orm#ng &art o( a re:u#red means of egress sha''. 879 %(ter re'ease.3 ha$e a $ert#ca' r#se not more than 12 m .2.213 #s &erm#tted to .1!. 2e3 600 mm nom#na' w#dth (or esca'ators.1!. 2#3 a (are co''ectorDs . and 2.ooth or 7#os7 at the stat#on.7.he m#n#mum uno.1!.!. 2a3 where e:u#&&ed to run re$erse to the d#rect#on o( egress tra$e'. 859 .2 m (or s#de &'at(orms. >+nsta''at#on and /er$#ces (or F#re /#gna' Rece#$#ng )entres and /ystems?.e used as &art o( a re:u#red means of egress (rom a rapid transit station. the gates or turnst#'es #n /entence 223 or the doors #n /entence 233 sha'' . 2c3 430 mm (or turnst#'es.2.1!.e mon#tored .etween ('oors or 'and#ngs. a (#re a'arm system con(orm#ng to /u.er1ising (t$tion 819 6ach rapid transit station sha'' . .10 mm (or corr#dors and ram&s.e ca&a. +ire ($/et3 %ro1isions !.9 .1. 829 %ud#. 829 8here e'ectr#ca''y o&erated gates or turnst#'es used (or (are co''ect#on are #ntended to .3 6. 2.e made to re'ease the gates or turnst#'es #n accordance w#th /entence 243 to a''ow them to o&erate (ree'y #n the d#rect#on o( egress tra$e'.'e s#gna' a&&'#ances need not .e #nsta''ed #n a rapid transit station. .1!.7. and 2(3 900 mm (or a door 'ea(.4.he re'ease de$#ce re:u#red #n /entences 223 and 233 sha'' . 2a3 u&on act#$at#on o( the (#re alarm signal.e #nsta''ed #n a rapid transit station. +ire #etectors 819 65ce&t where the area #s sprin#lered.3 #n the e$ent o( a &ower (a#'ure or ground (au't.ooth and 7#os7.sect#on 3.1!.e made to re'ease the doors #n accordance w#th /entence 243 to a''ow them to o&erate (ree'y #n the d#rect#on o( egress tra$e'.'e o( react#$at#on on'y .e#ng sto&&ed remote'y and 'oca''y. or 2c3 u&on actuat#on o( a manua''y o&erated sw#tch access#.tions 819 <anua' &u'' stat#ons need not . +ire Al$rm (3stem 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u. !. 8.10 mm (or sta#rs.7.2a3 1 .e 2.y a central supervising station con(orm#ng to )%B!@L)-/161. !.e #nsta''ed #n e$ery service room. and 2.'e o( . !.e #nsta''ed #n a rapid transit station.structed w#dth o( &'at(orms measured (rom the &'at(orm edge sha'' .y manua' actuat#on o( the sw#tch #n )'ause 2432c3. ancillary space. 24. !.e #nsta''ed as an anc#''ary de$#ce to the (#re a'arm system and sha'' re'ease #mmed#ate'y. 8<9 .3.13. or 2##3 the central supervising station.4 m (or #s'and &'at(orms.he m#n#mum w#dth o( &'at(orms sha'' .sect#on. 2. &ro$#s#on sha'' . !.

7.e $nd Eose (3stems 819 % stand&#&e and hose system con(orm#ng to the re:u#rements o( /u.. 8!9 .1!. and 2. 829 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( /u.'#c address system sha'' .7. fire detectors. 2a3 can . a &u.ooth. and 2.e mon#tored s#mu'taneous'y at the central supervising station. . 2a3 .3.rinAler (3stems 819 /&r#n7'er systems sha'' con(orm w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3.e #dent#(#cat#on on a (#re de&artment connect#on (or a s&r#n7'er system #n a rapid transit station to #nd#cate that the connect#on #s &art o( the stat#on system.=.e &u.e &ro$#ded (or the (#re a'arm system.e #nd#cated on the annunc#ator at the stat#on.e o&erated (rom the rapid transit station #n wh#ch they are 'ocated.1!. 2a3 the co''ectorDs . !. 2#3 #n a des#gnated co''ectorDs .orting #e1ices 819 6mergency re&ort#ng de$#ces sha'' .<.9. any alarm signal or#g#nat#ng #n the building w#th#n 2 storeys a. 829 .he annunc#ator at a rapid transit station sha'' . Emergenc3 %o2er 819 %n emergency &ower su&&'y con(orm#ng to %rt#c'e 3.1!.ooth.1!. and 2c3 des#gned and 'ocated so that $o#ce messages can . Communic$tion (3stems 819 +n a rapid transit station.sect#on 3. or 2##3 w#th#n $#ew#ng d#stance o( a des#gnated co''ectorDs .16.13 to 3. !. !.9.13.11.3 #n the means of egress to the ad0o#n#ng building.etween each stand&#&e r#ser so that su&&'y#ng o( water through any (#re de&artment connect#on w#'' (urn#sh water throughout each r#ser.e #nsta''ed and sha'' #nc'ude 'ouds&ea7ers that. 2a3 at the doors (rom the rapid transit station to the ad0o#n#ng building. (. and 2.7.2a3 #n a 'ocat#on that #s read#'y access#.3 cause a message to ('ash a warn#ng on a s#gn 'ocated #n con(ormance w#th /entence 243.e o&erated (rom the central supervising station.e 'ocated on &assenger &'at(orms and throughout a rapid transit station such that the d#stance o( tra$e' (rom any &o#nt #n the public area to such a de$#ce #s not more than 90 m.1!.1>.he te'e&hones #n /entence 223 sha'' .3 #n the rapid transit station.e used as an e"it (rom the stat#on. 8!9 8here a means of egress (rom a rapid transit station 'eads through an ad0o#n#ng building. 24 ..3 sha'' . 859 % s#gn re:u#red #n )'ause 2332. 829 . Emergenc3 Re.2. 829 8here a rapid transit station #nc'udes more than one stand&#&e r#ser there sha'' . e5ce&t as otherw#se re:u#red or &erm#tted #n th#s %rt#c'e.y a&&ro&r#ate s#gns. and 2. 829 % two-way commun#cat#on system sha'' .e sprin#lered.1.1. !.sect#on 3. that the means of egress sha'' not .'#c te'e&hones w#th an emergency no charge ca&a. Annunci$tor Indic$tion 819 %'' (#re a'arm.#'#ty and the#r 'ocat#on sha'' .e 'ocated.e #nsta''ed #n a rapid transit station.7.e &ro$#ded w#th connect#ons to the central supervising station.e #nsta''ed #n each rapid transit station w#th te'e&hones 'ocated at... $a'$e sw#tches and water ('ow #nd#cator s#gna's when act#$ated #n a rapid transit station sha'' .ooth. !. !.1!.e &'a#n'y #nd#cated . 8!9 .7. 2.he emergency re&ort#ng de$#ces re:u#red #n /entence 213 are &erm#tted to .here sha'' .'y throughout the public area #n a rapid transit station. sha'' .i.e a cross-connect#on &#&e ha$#ng a d#ameter not 'ess than 100 mm . at the 'ast &o#nt where there #s a cho#ce o( d#rect#on to tra$e' to at 'east one other e"it.o$e a connect#on to the stat#on sha''.2.7. (t$nd.3 at each end o( each &'at(orm.e #nd#cated on the rapid transit station annunc#ator.e heard #nte''#g#. sha'' .2.2.'e to (#re(#ghters enter#ng the building.3 can . the stee' truss enc'osure o( an esca'ator sha'' .

(entence 819 is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O..=.!. 8=9 %'' su&&'y &#&#ng sha'' ha$e a d#ameter not 'ess than 100 mm. the re:u#rements #n /ect#on 3.e &ro$#ded (rom an entrance descr#.e reached . !.1!.<. !1.2.=.e &ro$#ded #n each rapid transit station (or use .2. the re:u#rements #n /ect#on 3.<. Ele1$tor Re4uirements 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. 5!9 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. a washroom conta#n#ng one water c'oset and one 'a$atory #s &erm#tted to .8!9 .sect#on.lic$tion 819 6$ery rapid transit station sha'' .'e o( &ro$#d#ng trans&ortat#on (rom each &'at(orm to a barrier-free entrance descr#. 8. a&&'#es to a rapid transit station.ed #n %rt#c'e 3. 5!9 !.1. is re1oAed $nd t0e /ollo2ing substituted& 8(ee& O.. 2>17. 829 8here the num. the e'e$ator descr#. 879 +n add#t#on to the re:u#rements #n /entence 243.1!. .tion 819 8here an e'e$ator #s used to com&'y w#th the re:u#rements o( %rt#c'e 3. A. 8!9 %t 'east one barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .13.1. !. A.y em&'oyees.2. the e'e$ator #n %rt#c'e 3.. and 2. 8!9 8here a rapid transit station #s not sta((ed dur#ng o&erat#ng hours.1!. hose stat#ons sha'' . the &ro$#s#ons o( )'ause 3. 859 +n each rapid transit station 'ocated at the end o( a '#ne.y the &u. . !<="1!. Emergenc3 'entil$tion !. a&&'y to rapid transit stations..here sha'' . 829 %t 'east one barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' . Re4uired ($nit$r3 +$cilities !.e used . !. B$rrier:+ree #esign !. E?ce. !...13.e 'ocated so that e$ery &ort#on o( the rapid transit station can .y .e &ro$#ded (rom a barrier-free entrance. sha'' .9 6ach hose stat#on sha'' ha$e a 3 mm hose connect#on and a 61 mm hose connect#on. sha'' .e 'ocated #n each tunne' not more than 20 m (rom the end o( the &'at(orm. 2a3 #nto the fare-paid area.2. Reg. 6$s0rooms Re4uired 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233.e &ro$#ded w#th more than one barrier-free entrance descr#.1!.1!.ed #n %rt#c'e 3.e #dent#(#cat#on on a (#re de&artment connect#on (or a stand&#&e system #n a rapid transit station to #nd#cate that the connect#on #s &art o( the stat#on system.1.2.3 to each &'at(orm.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u. Note& On *$nu$r3 1. .rans#t /ystems?..4.=.3.1.2. !2.=.1!.9. . ss.4.er o( em&'oyees #n a rapid transit station #s not more than (#$e. .1.<. 859 =ose stat#ons sha'' . conta#n#ng at 'east one water c'oset and one 'a$atory.3 to each &'at(orm.=. . a&&'y to rapid transit stations.ed #n %rt#c'e 3.1!. 2a3 #nto the fare-paid area.ed #n %rt#c'e 3. /u.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u.e &ro$#ded w#th an emergency $ent#'at#on system con(orm#ng to BF-% 130... ss. .y a hose stream and #s w#th#n 3 m o( a hose noCC'e when the hose #s e5tended. sha'' .1. !<="1!.3..1. sha'' .2. 829 % rapid transit station need not .e ca&a.=.e 'oc7ed (rom the #ns#de.1.1.oth se5es &ro$#ded the door to the room can ..sect#on.1.'#c. ..223 does not a&&'y #n a rapid transit station.2..ed #n %rt#c'e 3. a washroom (or each se5..e &ro$#ded (or use .e ca&a. 8<9 .1!. !.. .sect#on 3.3. Note& On *$nu$r3 1.he re:u#rement (or hose rac7 and (#re hose #n /entence 3. !.2132a3 do not a&&'y where the e'e$ator system com&'#es w#th %rt#c'e 3.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u.13.sect#on. >F#5ed 4u#deway . A.. Reg.1!. Article !.2.1!.1!. A. a washroom (or each se5.1. 2>17. a washroom #s not re:u#red #n the stat#on. 249 . conta#n#ng no (ewer than three water c'osets and two 'a$ator#es. and 2.'e o( &ro$#d#ng trans&ortat#on (rom each &'at(orm to an entrance descr#.

.2. .7. !.14.12.he washroom re:u#red #n /entence 3.er$tion o/ Ele1$tors 819 <anua' emergency reca'' o&erat#on sha'' .3 the fare-paid area control and the entrance. . 2.1. and 3.11. tents sha'' not .13. 8!9 +n-car emergency ser$#ce sw#tches sha'' .3. 2a3 the tent #s not c'oser than 3 m (rom the building.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u.4.2. !.e des#gned so that not more than one change o( e'e$ator #s re:u#red . Cle$r$nce to Ot0er (tructures 819 .1. and 3.829 8here #t #s necessary to change e'e$ators to reach the entrance descr#. 210 .3.6. .3.15.sect#on.sect#on sha'' a&&'y to a'' tents.etween a building and a tent occu&#ed .ed #n /entence 213 sha'' .e des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3.2132. !.e 'ocated on the outs#de o( each e'e$ator sha(t at the 'e$e' o( the fare-paid area control. do not a&&'y to tents that.etween sta7e '#nes sha'' .13. 8!9 8here a washroom re:u#red #n /entence 3. Gener$l 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. Tents !.1.2.11. tents are e5em&ted (rom com&'y#ng w#th the re:u#rements o( th#s "#$#s#on. . 829 %rt#c'es 3.6.1.e des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'e 3. .12.19.2. .!. . 829 Zey-o&erated sw#tches (or emergency reca'' descr#. to 3.=.e &ro$#ded and sha'' .'eachers.223 sha'' . A. to 3. e5ce&t where sw#ng ty&e doors are &ro$#ded..6. the m#n#mum w#dth .e &ro$#ded #n a'' e'e$ator cars. (ection !. the re:u#rements o( th#s /u.213 conta#ns more than one water c'oset. and 2. the washroom sha'' . Tents $nd Air:(u.3. 829 % tent need not con(orm to %rt#c'e 3.e des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'es 3.3.1.e &ro$#ded to the washrooms re:u#red #n %rt#c'e 3.243 sha'' .13.y the &u.ed #n /entence 213.14. 8!9 % wal#way .3..14. the washroom sha'' .2.ents sha'' not . 6$s0rooms Re4uired to be B$rrier:+ree 819 % barrier-free &ath o( tra$e' sha'' .=. )e$ns o/ Egress 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223 and 233.1.6.15.13. the e'e$ator system sha'' .5. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 233. 8!9 8here the area .15.1.12.6. 2a3 a &'at(orm and a fare-paid area control.orted (tructures !.. 879 .he washrooms re:u#red #n /entence 3. 859 Zeys to o&erate the sw#tches re:u#red #n /entences 223 and 233 sha'' .13. .1..6. 243 and 213.213 conta#ns on'y one water c'oset and one 'a$atory.1!.e erected c'oser than 3 m to other tents or structures on the same &ro&erty. and 2.5. !. . 859 .13.ut not 'ess than 3 m. tents sha'' con(orm to /ect#ons 3. 3.3. and 2.3.3 the wal#way con(orms to %rt#c'e 3. 829 8here a washroom re:u#red #n /entence 3.13.3 do not e5ceed 221 m2 #n aggregate ground area and are c'oser than 3 m a&art.2.15.1. Emergenc3 O.4.e &ro$#ded (or a'' e'e$ators. 2c3 do not conta#n .1.e des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements #n %rt#c'e 3.etween ad0acent tents or a tent and the &ro&erty '#ne #s used as a means of egress.1.e erected c'oser than 3 m to the &ro&erty '#ne.e the w#dth necessary (or means of egress. !.1.15.'#c #s &erm#tted &ro$#ded.etween.1!.2132a3.15.1. and 2d3 are not enc'osed w#th s#dewa''s. 2a3 the annunc#ator re:u#red #n )'ause 3.3. 2a3 do not e5ceed 221 m2 #n ground area..3 the co''ectorDs .3.ooth des#gnated #n )'ause 3.e 'ocated at.2.

or BF-% .2.!.2. chem#ca' c'osets or other means (or the d#s&osa' o( human waste may .orted (tructures !. Cle$r$nces to +l$mm$ble )$teri$l 819 . the m#n#mum num. A.'e or combustible mater#a' or $egetat#on that w#'' carry (#re.3..2.etween major occupancies. 3.15.y co$ers to &re$ent damage (rom tra((#c.7. Ble$c0ers 819 8here ..2.'e 3..3.e c'eared o( a'' ('amma.15. #nc'ud#ng e'ectr#ca' (uses and sw#tches.e se&arated (rom one another.1.sect#on 4.. sha'' . >F'ame .2.y a tent and (or not 'ess than 3 m outs#de o( such structure sha'' .e attached to another building &ro$#ded the building to wh#ch #t #s attached. 3. 829 )a.e5t#'es and F#'ms?.. decorat#$e mater#a's.e used (or 4rou&s *.'#c need not .2.2.1.e cert#(#ed to )%B!@L)-/109.er o( water c'osets (or tents sha'' .20.. and /u.'#c. 859 Air-supported structures may . and are &erm#tted to ..2.y the &u. (.e des#gned #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'es 3. or s#m#'ar construction.he e'ectr#ca' system and e:u#&ment #n a tent. a&&'#es to san#tary (ac#'#t#es #n /entence 213.15.$ti$l (e.a. >F#re .15.'es on the ground #n areas used .15.15.2. e5ce&t (or ma5#mum building s#Ce.15. 879 +nter#or construct#on conta#ned w#th#n air-supported structures must meet the construct#on re:u#rements o( %rt#c'es 3. ($nit$r3 +$cilities 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233.2.2. !. !.e #naccess#.e &ro$#ded to a'' tents (or the &ur&ose o( (#re(#ght#ng. an air-supported structure #s &erm#tted to . ) or 4rou& F.'#c #n a tent sha'' .3.10. mezzanines.15.e erected c'oser than 3 m (rom other structures on the same &ro&erty where such c'oser s&ac#ng does not create a haCard to the building occu&ants or the &u. 8!9 /an#tary &r#$#es. Electric$l (3stems 819 . (a. air-supported structures sha'' conta#n not more than one major occupancy..1.<. !.'e to the &u.1..4. !.'#c need not .e se&arated (rom one another.y the &u.2.'#c.859 .ents not occu&#ed .r#cs and F#'ms?.he ground enc'osed . !.2. 829 Air-supported structures not occu&#ed .'eachers are &ro$#ded #n tents.1.20. "#$#s#on 1 major occupancies or (or c'assrooms. +l$me Resist$nce 819 6$ery tent. the re:u#rements o( th#s "#$#s#on a&&'y to air-supported structures.e &ro$#ded #n '#eu o( to#'et (#5tures.'#c.15.y the &u. ..'#c.2.e determ#ned #n accordance w#th . 829 65ce&t where no fire separation #s re:u#red .9.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /u. to 3.6.1.ests (or F'ame -ro&agat#on o( .1>. and are &erm#tted to . 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243.1.1. 879 . 233 and 243.e se&arated (rom one another &ro$#ded such c'oser s&ac#ng does not create a haCard to the &u.01. !. !. they sha'' . 829 %rt#c'e 3. and tar&au'#ns. Gener$l 819 Air-supported structures sha'' not .1.ests o( F'ame-Res#stant Fa.e erected c'oser than 3 m to other structures on the same &ro&erty or to the &ro&erty '#ne. need not .. air-supported structures sha'' not . %ro1ision /or +ire/ig0ting 819 %ccess sha'' . where such c'oser s&ac#ng does not create a haCard to the &u.e &'aced #n trenches or &rotected .15.2.r#cs and (#'ms used #n connect#on w#th tents. 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213.=. Air:(u. !. 3.e erected 'ess than 3 m (rom other structures on the same &ro&erty.e des#gned w#th #nter#or wa''s.ents 'ocated on (a#r grounds or s#m#'ar o&en s&aces.1.sect#on. 211 .$r$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 223. air-supported structures are e5em&t (rom com&'y#ng w#th %rt#c'es 3.4. to 3. !. sha'' .

tions 819 . (igns !.y an automat#c #nterna' com.1.e attached to another building &ro$#ded the building to wh#ch #t #s attached.'es on the ground #n areas used .y an air-supported structure and (or not 'ess than 3 m outs#de o( such structure sha'' .1.2.e c'ear o( a'' ('amma.ased on the building area o( the attached building.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 1 h.1.he e'ectr#ca' system and e:u#&ment #n an air-supported structure. !. 2d3 s#gns &a#nted d#rect'y on a building. Emergenc3 Air (u.2a3 con(orms to the re:u#rements o( other -arts o( th#s "#$#s#on .e su. 829 )a.'ower &owered .e deemed to . 2c3 sma'' s#gns d#s&'ayed (or the d#rect#on o( the &u.'ower cont#nuous'y (or 4 h. 2.he chang#ng o( mo$a.2. 859 %n air-supported structure #s &erm#tted to . th#s /ect#on sha'' a&&'y to the erect#on o( a'' s#gns.y a fire separation ha$#ng a fire-resistance rating o( not 'ess than 1 h.lic$tion 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded otherw#se #n %rt#c'e 3.17.r#cs used #n connect#on w#th air-supported structures are e5em&t (rom com&'#ance w#th the re:u#rements (or flame-spread ratings (or #nter#or (#n#shes #n /u. 829 <ater#a's (or (a.'e or combustible mater#a' or $egetat#on that w#'' carry (#re.tions /or Alter$tions 819 .. >F'ame .01.2. !.11.2.17.ust#on eng#ne. 'ega' not#ces or warn#ngs at ra#'road cross#ngs. 212 .'e &arts o( s#gns that are des#gned (or changes. or the re&a#nt#ng o( d#s&'ay matter sha'' not .3 #s sprin#lered. or BF-% .2.'#c #n an air-supported structure sha'' . (tructur$l #esign 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n th#s /ect#on. and 2c3 #s se&arated (rom the air-supported structure .15. and 2c3 #s sprin#lered or se&arated (rom the air-supported structure .y the &u.!. Alter$tions !. 2a3 s#gns (or regu'at#ng tra((#c or s#m#'ar de$#ces.17. Cle$r$nces to +l$mm$ble )$teri$l 819 .13. or other s#gns not a((#5ed to the building #nter#or.e5t#'es and F#'ms?. E?ce.ased on the tota' building areas o( the air-supported structure and the attached building.r#cs and F#'ms?.he (o''ow#ng s#gns sha'' not .17. sha'' .3 s#gns #n d#s&'ay w#ndows #nc'ud#ng wr#t#ng.0ect to mun#c#&a' a&&ro$a'. !. and 2e3 #nc#denta' s#gns or other s#gns su. >F#re . 2a3 has a building area not more than 200 m2.e #naccess#.'#c #nc'ud#ng s#gns that #dent#(y rest rooms. !.ests (or F'ame -ro&agat#on o( .1. (re#ght entrances and such other s#m#'ar d#rect#ona' s#gns. 2.17. &a#nt#ng or 'etter#ng d#rect'y on the sur(ace o( any w#ndow or door. or a su&&'ementary .'e o( &ower#ng one . +l$me Resist$nce 819 Air-supported structures sha'' . #nc'ud#ng e'ectr#ca' (uses and sw#tches.'e to the &u. re&resentat#on.17.2.e des#gned #n accordance w#th -art 4.2.he ground enc'osed .2. E?ce.17.1.e &'aced #n trenches or &rotected .3 con(orms to the re:u#rements o( other -arts o( the )ode ..7. (tructur$l Re4uirements !. (co..15. !.15.e constructed o( mater#a' con(orm#ng to )%B!@L)-/109. 2. A. !. !.. Electric$l (3stems 819 .1.0ect to the &ro$#s#ons o( th#s /ect#on. a'' s#gn structures sha'' .ests o( F'ameRes#stant Fa.l3 819 %n air-supported structure des#gned (or an assembly occupancy w#th an occupant load o( more than 200 &ersons sha'' ha$e e#ther an automat#c emergency eng#ne-generator set ca&a.<.e !.1.1.'#c.!. (ection !.5.sect#on 3.e a'terat#ons.y co$ers to &re$ent damage (rom tra((#c.15.17.

>Rate o( *urn#ng and!or 65tent and . 2c3 not . 859 Botw#thstand#ng the re:u#rements o( /entence 213. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233.e noncombustible. #s at 'east 2 400 mm.7.3. (ection !.1<.1.urn#ng rate not greater than 61 mm!m#n #n sheets 1. and 2(3 ha$e a flame-spreading rating not more than 210.5. %l$stic (ign +$cing )$teri$ls !. and 2c3 when 'ocated a.eyond the e5ter#or s#gn (ace.< "16 .19. 879 /#gns #n e"its and underground wal#ways sha'' ha$e a flame-spread rating not more than 21.e &os#t#oned or s#Ced #n such a manner that #t #s 'ess than 600 mm (rom the $ert#ca' '#ne se&arat#ng two ad0acent &rem#ses.17. 2. (0el/ $nd R$cA (tor$ge (3stems 213 . 2.e #nsta''ed.urn#ng rate not greater than 140 mm!m#n when tested #n accordance w#th %/.3 does not e5ceed 11 m2 #n area or 1 200 mm #n he#ght at each storey.o5 that #s at 'east 200 mm #n de&th.e &erm#tted to ha$e an #ncrease o( 100F #n area re:u#red #n )'ause 2a3 and a decrease o( 10F o( the se&arat#on d#stances re:u#red #n )'auses 2c3 and 2d3 #( the area #s sprin#lered.o$e grade #n buildings sha''. #s $ert#ca''y se&arated (rom other &'ast#c s#gn (aces .< "631.o5 #s mounted on a noncombustible e5ter#or wa''. >.o$e ground e'ectr#ca' conductors.ottom o( the o$erhang#ng s#gn (ace #s at 'east 4.y 1 200 mm o( noncombustible construction un'ess se&arated . a &'ast#c s#gn (ace or a grou& o( cont#guous &'ast#c s#gn (aces may .e &'aced so that there #s at 'east 600 mm $ert#ca' se&arat#on o( noncombustible mater#a' .e su&&orted . 8!9 8here the he#ght o( a'' $eh#c'es us#ng any &r#$ate road or &ar7#ng area #s &ermanent'y restr#cted.h#c7ness o( /o'#d 6'ectr#ca' +nsu'at#on?.5. and 2c3 ha$e a measurement o( mater#a' th#c7ness #n accordance w#th <ethod *-<ach#n#stsD <#crometer 8#thout Ratchet o( %/.7. 2e3 .2.3 . the re:u#rements o( /entence 223 need not a&&'y &ro$#ded the s#gn .17.'e -'ast#cs #n a Hert#ca' -os#t#on?. un'ess the s#gn meets the c'earance re:u#rements o( /u.3 ha$e an a$erage .223. the $ert#ca' d#stance #n /entence 223 may .y a de$#ce that w#'' not detr#menta''y a((ect the fire-resistance rating o( the #nter#or wa'' to wh#ch #t #s attached or o( wh#ch #t may (orm a &art. and &ro0ect#ng at 'east 900 mm .17. co$ered or enc'osed wal#ways at or a.1 mm th#c7 when tested #n accordance w#th %/. Obstructions not %ermitted 819 % s#gn sha'' not . where the e"terior cladding o( a wa'' #s re:u#red to . 8!9 8here a &'ast#c e5ter#or s#gn #s mounted as a (ace on a meta' s#gn .1.21 m. 2a3 ha$e an a$erage .#me o( *urn#ng o( -'ast#cs #n a =or#Conta' -os#t#on?.1. or o( a motor $eh#c'e &ar7#ng area. and encase the edges o( the &'ast#c s#gn (ace #n meta'.y a hor#Conta' noncombustible &ro0ect#on such as a canopy.sect#on 3.o$e the first storey.1. 859 % s#gn sha'' not .etween grade and the . any re:u#red means of egress or re:u#red access (or (#re(#ght#ng #n accordance w#th /entence 3.#me o( *urn#ng o( F'e5#. !.2.e 'ocated so as to o$erhang a s#dewa'7 or other &edestr#an wal#way un'ess the $ert#ca' d#stance.4. a s#gn (ace sha'' not .e 'ocated w#th#n 600 mm o( the $eh#cu'ar tra$e''ed &ort#on o( a &r#$ate 'ane or roadway.< "3.!.struct o&en#ngs re:u#red (or '#ght and $ent#'at#on. 2a3 does not e5ceed 30F o( the wa'' area o( the storey on wh#ch #t #s #nsta''ed. >Rate o( *urn#ng and!or 65tent and . 2d3 .e 'ocated #n &ro5#m#ty to e5#st#ng a.7.e 'ocated so as to o.ottom o( the o$erhang#ng &ort#on o( the s#gn to the sur(ace o( the s#dewa'7. Cle$r$nce /or E?terior (igns 819 %n e5ter#or s#gn sha'' not .17. the &'ast#c &ort#on o( an #nter#or s#gn &'aced o$er or (orm#ng &art o( an #nter#or wa'' sur(ace #n corr#dors. Loc$tion Restrictions !. (or as 'ong as the sa#d he#ght restr#ct#on #s #n e5#stence on the &rem#ses. or o$er wh#ch #t may .17. Combustible (ign +$ces 819 -'ast#c mater#a's used #n the construct#on o( s#gn (aces sha''.e reduced to the amount o( the actua' he#ght restr#ct#on. !.e &'aced o$er such c'add#ng &ro$#ded each such s#gn (ace or grou& o( cont#guous s#gn (aces. un'ess the m#n#mum $ert#ca' d#stance . 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233.etween the to& o( the &'ast#c s#gn sur(ace and the ce#'#ng sur(ace. measured (rom the . e5tend#ng the (u'' w#dth o(. 2a3 not e5ceed 11F o( the wa'' area #n. 2.

1.1<.y noncombustible dra(t sto&s not 'ess than 410 mm .213. 859 65ce&t as re:u#red .1<.3.16.1<..e !.'#ng or anc#''ary adm#n#strat#$e (unct#ons.2..223 and 233.1.223.!.2.ut#on o( commod#t#es.he re:u#rements o( /u.y 110 mm.16. any o&en#ngs (or egress sta#rs sha'' . do not a&&'y to a shelf and rac# storage system con(orm#ng to th#s /ect#on. and 2. access#ng.. retr#e$a'. unenc'osed egress sta#rs and e"its &ro$#d#ng means of egress sha'' con(orm to not 'ess than. 829 % shelf and rac# storage system may . .he re:u#rements o( /u..e des#gned. dec7s.e &ro$#ded #n accordance w#th %rt#c'es 3. 8!9 .lic$tion 819 . 829 .16.s and foundations.1.<.1<. 8!9 % high hazard industrial occupancy sha'' not conta#n a shelf and rac# storage system.2. 829 . #nc'ud#ng &osts.e &rotected .3 a non-smo7#ng sym. 829 -ermanent s#gns sha'' .e des#gned (or the storage. wa'7ways.e &ro$#ded w#th (#re e5t#ngu#shers #nsta''ed #n con(ormance w#th the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.1. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems? or the a&&ro&r#ate BF-% s&r#n7'er standard (or the most se$ere haCard to wh#ch the storage system #s e5&osed. !. &'at(orm and wa'7way 'e$e's sha'' . .sect#on 3.1. ++. !.'e design loads (or each shelf and rac# storage system. connect#ons and the#r su&&orts such as concrete s'a.1<. +++ and +H commod#t#es as de(#ned #n BF-% 13. a&&'y to a shelf and rac# storage system (or the storage o( 4rou& %.2.o' ha$#ng a s#Ce not 'ess than 110 mm . &22B. sha'' .e &ro$#ded under a'' &'at(orms and wa'7ways.sect#on 3.1. 8!9 0uards and toe-.!. d#sassem.strate that (orms a ser$#cea.e des#gned (or &roduct#on.5.1.1.1. 829 65ce&t as re:u#red . 2a3 the words NO ()OIING #n .e &osted #n cons&#cuous 'ocat#ons w#th.3.1.1<.2. &'at(orms.3.'e ('oor area. 859 .e e:u#&&ed to &ro$#de #''um#nat#on to an a$erage 'e$e' not 'ess than 10 '5 at ('oor or tread 'e$e' and at ang'es and #ntersect#ons at changes o( 'e$e' where there are sta#rs or ram&s.233. assem.y /entence 3.e'ow the ('oors a.. a&&'y to a shelf and rac# storage system (or the storage o( )'ass +. or 2.er t#res as de(#ned #n BF-% 13. !.e &osted #n a cons&#cuous 'ocat#on to #nd#cate the ma5#mum &erm#ss#.he re:u#rements o( /u. (co. 8!9 /&r#n7'er &rotect#on sha'' . manu(actur#ng. or 2.sect#on 3.ac7ground.he automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' . &ac7#ng and d#str#. * and ) &'ast#cs and ru. 214 . A. Gener$l 819 % shelf and rac# storage system sha'' not .3 the durat#on #n /entence 3. 2a3 so'#d construct#on cons#st#ng o( stee' &'ate or stee' roo( dec7#ng w#th a to& su.3. a shelf and rac# storage system sha'' not e5ceed 24 m #n he#ght. constructed. .'#ng..7.'ac7 'etter#ng not 'ess than 10 mm h#gh w#th a stro7e not 'ess than 12 mm on a ye''ow . 859 6$ery &'at(orm or wa'7way 'e$e' sha'' .he re:u#rements o( th#s /ect#on a&&'y to a shelf and rac# storage system. (igns 819 % &ermanent s#gn sha'' . !.e des#gned #n accordance w#th -art 4. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?.1.e #nsta''ed #n a floor area conta#n#ng a shelf and rac# storage system.3 o&en construct#on cons#st#ng o( stee' grat#ng or o&en stee' ('oor &'an7#ng.3. 2a3 the #''um#nat#on 'e$e' #n /entences 3.2. Construction 819 %'' structura' com&onents o( a shelf and rac# storage system.2.3.y /entence 3. and 3. 829 6mergency '#ght#ng on wa'7ways.1<. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?.rinAler (3stem 819 %n automat#c s&r#n7'er system con(orm#ng to th#s %rt#c'e sha'' . (.o$e. #nsta''ed and tested #n con(ormance w#th BF-% 13.oards sha'' . 859 65ce&t where the &'at(orms or wa'7ways are o( o&en construct#on.e o(.16.eams.. !.4. Lig0ting 819 8a'7ways and &'at(orms sha'' .

>+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. +++ and +H commod#t#es.2.3 not more than two &'at(orm 'e$e's. 8. does not e5ceed 21 m.e used #n ca'cu'at#ng the tota' egress t#me. #nc'ud#ng the tra$e' d#stance a'ong the s#ng'e unenc'osed egress sta#r.ottom o( an unenc'osed sta#r to an e"it a'ong a ma#n a#s'e on the ground ('oor 'e$e' sha'' not e5ceed 41 m.as#s o( a t#me-.1.#me S 2=& V H&!0. and 2.y a s#ng'e unenc'osed sta#r 'ead#ng to the &'at(orm or wa'7way 'e$e' #mmed#ate'y .e accorded a t#me o( 1 seconds. ++.6 m!sec sha'' . .e'ow #s &ro$#ded w#th two se&arate egress sta#rs or e"its.ased egress ana'ys#s us#ng the (o''ow#ng cr#ter#a: 2#3 occu&ant egress s&eed o( 1 m!sec sha'' . the h#ghest o( wh#ch sha'' . 2.3. 211 .o$e the ma#n ('oor.1 2#n seconds3 where: =& S hor#Conta' tra$e' d#stance on the shelf and rac# storage system.e &ro$#ded . as de(#ned #n BF-% 13.he automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' . as de(#ned #n BF-% 13.e'ow. 2$3 each at-'e$e' con$eyor cross-o$er sha'' . 829 %n access to e"it (rom an e'e$ated &'at(orm 'e$e' may . to not#(y the &erson contro''#ng the o&erat#on o( the building (or each o( the s#tuat#ons '#sted #n /entence 3. where the shelf and rac# storage system #s #ntended (or the storage o( 4rou& %. 2a3 an egress system ser$#ng the shelf and rac# storage system sha'' .e accorded an egress t#me o( 10 seconds.e &ro$#ded #n accordance w#th /entence 3.e des#gned to not#(y the (#re de&artment that a water('ow sw#tch has .3 the tota' egress t#me sha'' . 2##3 occu&ant egress s&eed o( 0. measured on the d#agona' a'ong the nos#ng o( the sta#rs. 8<9 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entence 2. 2#$3 each '#(t-gate sha'' .3 m!sec sha'' .een act#$ated. where the shelf and rac# storage system #s #ntended (or the storage o( )'ass +.233. the ma5#mum tra$e' d#stance (rom the .e &osted. 8!9 %ny s#ng'e &'at(orm or wa'7way #n a shelf and rac# storage system may .he not#(#cat#on to the &erson contro''#ng the building and the (#re de&artment re(erred to #n /entences 213 and 263 sha'' .e not more than 12 m a. 2.243.y means o( o&en unenc'osed sta#rs ser$#ng. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. and 2c3 the &'at(orm or wa'7way .3 V 10B'g V 1B'c 3 [ 1.e'ow &ro$#ded.he automat#c s&r#n7'er system sha'' .e ser$ed .1<.'e s#gna' on the building (#re a'arm system annunc#ator or where the building does not ha$e a (#re a'arm system.e des#gned on the . and 2$#3 a sa(ety (actor o( 1.6 V =m!1. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. 2###3 occu&ant egress s&eed o( 1.e used (or $ert#ca' egress routes w#th#n the shelf and rac# storage system. #nc'ud#ng the tra$e' d#stance a'ong unenc'osed sta#rs.er t#res. 879 .e ca'cu'ated us#ng the (o''ow#ng (ormu'a: . e$ery wa'7way or &'at(orm 'e$e' sha'' .e used (or hor#Conta' egress routes a'ong a ma#n a#s'e on the ground ('oor 'e$e'. 8. 2a3 not more than (our &'at(orm 'e$e's.9 . 859 . sha'' not e5ceed 41 m.e e'ectr#ca''y su&er$#sed to #nd#cate a trou.2..10. !.4. 2. 8=9 % &ermanent s#gn sha'' . 2a3 the word NOTICE #n contrast#ng 'etters.879 .9 8here the tra$e' d#stance #n /entence 263 e5ceeds 41 m.1 sha'' .3 the tra$e' d#stance on the &'at(orm or wa'7way to the 'e$e' . conta#n#ng.. E?its $nd )e$ns o/ Egress 819 65ce&t as &erm#tted #n /entences 223 and 233..e &ro$#ded w#th no (ewer than two e"its con(orm#ng to /ect#on 3. * and ) &'ast#cs and ru. and 2c3 the s&r#n7'er des#gn cr#ter#a used (or the shelf and rac# storage system. 2a3 the &'at(orm or wa'7way does not e5ceed 200 m2 #n area.4.he ma5#mum tra$e' d#stance on an e'e$ated &'at(orm to the ground ('oor 'e$e'.e used (or hor#Conta' egress routes w#th#n the shelf and rac# storage system.3 a descr#&t#on o( the commod#ty c'ass as de(#ned #n BF-% 13. #n metres.ota' 6gress .he ma5#mum tra$e' d#stance on an e'e$ated &'at(orm to an e"it ser$#ng that &'at(orm sha'' not e5ceed 41 m. 8<9 . at or near the s&r#n7'er contro' $a'$e.4.

2e3 #nserts sha'' . 2d3 at 'east two #nserts not 'ess than 100 mm w#de sha'' . 2d3 a (#re a'arm and detect#on system con(orm#ng to /u.e &ro$#ded at egress sta#rs.223. Construction 819 8here the he#ght o( a shelf and rac# storage system . B'g S num. e5ceeds 1 m.e #nsta''ed #n the building. 2(3 c'ear'y #dent#(#ed and eas#'y access#. at the ce#'#ng o( a'' rooms and areas conta#n#ng the shelf and rac# storage system .4.etween each ro''er o$er the re:u#red egress w#dth at each at-'e$e' con$eyor crosso$er to &ro$#de a wa'7#ng sur(ace. 2a3 a (#re a'arm and detect#on system con(orm#ng to /u.4.3 handra#'s s&aced not more than 1 m a&art and &ara''e' to the d#rect#on o( egress sha'' . #n metres.e w#th#n a s#ng'e egress route. meta' #nserts sha'' .e des#gned to automat#ca''y sto& the con$eyor .2. and at e$ery th#rd 'e$e' o( e'e$ated dec7 or wa'7way. 2c3 ('at.structed.e &'aced . con$eyor cross-o$ers or '#(t-gates 'ocated a'ong egress &aths.e c'ear'y demarcated and ha$e a m#n#mum uno.etween the handra#'s ser$#ng the at'e$e' cross-o$er. +++ and +H commod#t#es as de(#ned #n BF-% 13.e 'ocated at each at-'e$e' cross-o$er. 2.e't that #t ser$es when the '#(t-gate #s o&en. II.3 each '#(t-gate sha'' . and 2c3 #t sha'' . and 2##3 smo#e detectors 'ocated.er o( '#(t gates #n the means of egress. sha'' .'e as &art o( the egress route.er o( at-'e$e' cross o$ers #n the means of egress. 899 %n a#s'e ser$#ng a shelf and rac# storage system sha'' ha$e a c'ear-a#s'e w#dth o( not 'ess than .e a ma5#mum o( 4 m#nutes.2. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?. c'ear-a#s'e w#dth o( 2.e s#Ced to su&&ort 'oads s&ec#(#ed #n -art 4.oth s#des o( the at-'e$e' cross-o$er.e e:u#&&ed w#th a &os#t#$e 'oc7 when o&en. 2c3 the tota' egress t#me (rom any &o#nt #n the shelf and rac# storage system sha'' . and 2g3 the occupant load on each 'e$e' o( the shelf and rac# storage system sha'' not e5ceed 10 &ersons &er egress sta#r.H& S $ert#ca' tra$e' d#stance on the shelf and rac# storage system. 8119 8here e"its are &ro$#ded to com&'y w#th /entence 3. sha'' .1<.1. 2e3 smo#e detectors sha'' .4.2. sha'' .2. 2a3 not more than two at-'e$e' con$eyor cross-o$ers sha'' . 2. #n metres. 2#3 &u'' stat#ons 'ocated at a'' e"it doors #nc'ud#ng e"it doors ser$#ng e'e$ated dec7s and wa'7ways.2.1<.he re:u#rements #n th#s /u.60 mm.'e &u'' stat#ons sha'' . !.e mar7ed to #nd#cate that they are read#'y #dent#(#a.sect#on 3. measured (rom the ('oor su&&ort#ng the system to the to&most &ort#on o( the she'(.2. tro''eys. 81>9 )on$eyors.4 m. 2(3 a c'ear'y #dent#(#ed and eas#'y access#.e w#th#n a s#ng'e egress route. A. w#th#n e"it sta#r enc'osures at the to&. !.e #nsta''ed w#th. 2a3 a ma5#mum o( two '#(t-gates may .sect#on a&&'y to a shelf and rac# storage system #ntended (or the storage o( )'ass +. 8129 8here a '#(t-gate #s #ncor&orated a'ong an egress route.. B'c S num.1<.e &ro$#ded on .lic$tion 819 .'e sw#tch that w#'' sto& the con$eyor sha'' .e &ro$#ded under a'' so'#d dec7#ng and wa'7ways. trac7s or any other s#m#'ar mode o( &roduct trans&ortat#on w#th#n the a#s'e or wa'7way sha'' not reduce the c'ear-a#s'e w#dth re:u#red #n /entence 293. 8=9 % dead end a#s'e sha'' not e5ceed 9 m where the &'at(orm or wa'7way #s &ro$#ded w#th two or more egress (ac#'#t#es. and 216 . ma#n a#s'es ser$#ng the shelf and rac# storage system on the ground ('oor. III $nd I' Commodities !. =m S hor#Conta' tra$e' d#stance on the ma#n ('oor. ++.1.sect#on 3. 81!9 8here an at-'e$e' con$eyor cross-o$er #s #ncor&orated a'ong an egress route.2. and 2g3 sta#rs a&&roach#ng at-'e$e' con$eyor cross-o$ers sha'' . (tor$ge o/ Cl$ss I.e arranged symmetr#ca''y . 'ead#ng (rom egress sta#rs d#rect'y to an e"it.

1.. and 2c3 the shelf and rac# storage system sha'' ...2.2.243.3.1.3.. 2a3 %rt#c'e 3. sha'' . add#t#ona' construction sha'' . A. 2(3 a building or &art o( a building #s changed to a ret#rement home regu'ated under the 1etirement 8omes Act. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?.3 the F#re )ode made under the 7ire 4rotection and 4revention Act.4. !.ed #n )'auses 3. Addition$l Re4uirements /or C0$nge o/ se !. A. as they a&&'y to the new major occupancy that the building or &art o( a building #s to su&&ort. 829 For the &ur&oses o( th#s %rt#c'e.11. * and ) &'ast#cs and ru.2.1.1<.e !.4.0ect to the change o( use con(orms to the re:u#rements o( /u.2. A.3 to 2d3 and 2(3 sha'' a'so . . e5#st#ng buildings sha'' .1.er t#res as de(#ned #n BF-% 13. %er/orm$nce Le1el $nd Com.6.1.213 and 11. !. and 3. 2d3 a farm building or &art o( a farm building #s changed to a major occupancy.1.2. and /ect#ons 3.2..e re:u#red #n order that the building or &art o( a building su.1. 20&0.ens$ting Construction 819 8here &ro&osed construction w#'' resu't #n a change o( use descr#. 21.2. 8!9 % shelf and rac# storage system sha'' not e5ceed .4.1. and 2.2.12.2.4. or 2g3 the use o( a building or &art o( a building #s changed and the &re$#ous major occupancy o( the building or &art o( the building cannot ..2132a3 to 2d3 and 2(3. 2c3 a suite or &art o( a suite o( a 4rou& %.e o( o&en construct#on.er t#res sha'' con(orm to.1. (co..4.1. ++ and +++ commod#t#es as de(#ned #n BF-% 13.1. 11.he re:u#rements o( th#s /ect#on are #n add#t#on to the re:u#rements o( other -arts o( th#s "#$#s#on as they a&&'y to the &ro&osed construction. 3.1<.1.2..213. o( "#$#s#on ).'e 1.1.1<.4.. the changes o( use set out #n )'auses 213 2.. >+nsta''at#on o( /&r#n7'er /ystems?.!.1.1. 829 For the &ur&oses o( th#s /ect#on and /entences 11.lic$tion 819 .e determ#ned.sect#on a&&'y to a shelf and rac# storage system #ntended (or the storage o( 4rou& %.a. and 11. 829 For the &ur&oses o( /entence 213.1.2.3 the (#re a'arm and detect#on system re:u#red .e des#gned on'y (or the storage o( )'ass +. (tor$ge o/ Grou.1. 829 -'at(orm and wa'7way 'e$e's sha'' not . &22B.e determ#ned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'es 11. Addition$l Construction !.sect#on 3. Construction 819 % shelf and rac# storage system #ntended (or the storage o( ru.1. !..h#s /ect#on a&&'#es where &ro&osed construction #n res&ect o( an e5#st#ng building w#'' resu't #n any o( the (o''ow#ng changes o( use o( a'' or &art o( the building: 2a3 a change o( the major occupancy o( a'' or &art o( a building that #s des#gnated w#th a >\? #n .e deemed to const#tute a change #n major occupancy.2. C0$nge o/ se $nd Com.!.2.. "#$#s#on 2 or a 4rou& %.1..3..lic$tion 819 . 2.ens$ting Construction (1) The performance level of a building after construction shall not be less than the performance level of the building prior to construction.1.!. reduct#on o( performance level sha'' . B $nd C %l$stics $nd Rubber Tires !.e des#gned to not#(y the (#re de&artment u&on act#$at#on. !.he re:u#rements #n th#s /u.1. m #n he#ght. "#$#s#on 4 major occupancy #s con$erted to a gaming premises.3 a suite o( a 4rou& ) major occupancy #s con$erted #nto more than one suite o( a 4rou& ) major occupancy.. 8!9 . (ection !.e c'ass#(#ed as to the#r construction and occupancy as &ro$#ded (or #n /entence 11.6. 2e3 a building or &art o( a building #s changed to a post-disaster building.1..y )'ause 2a3.

21 . Reser1ed 5. 859 -recaut#ons sha'' . Reg. 8!9 %'' &ermanent and tem&orary structura' mem.e des#gned to ha$e su((#c#ent structura' ca&ac#ty and structura' #ntegr#ty to sa(e'y and e((ect#$e'y res#st a'' 'oads.7. 5.2.ers and connect#ons #nc'ud#ng (ormwor7 and (a'sewor7 sha'' . 5.1.1. 3-2.4.ers.7.1.1.G O. a&&'#es #n res&ect o( the re:u#rements o( /entences 11. 233 and 243.e 819 .5. 5.1. 111!13. as $er#(#ed .3.er.5.1.2.3. ha$#ng regard to the e5&ected ser$#ce '#(e o( buildings. 5.=. 5. and 11.2. 5.!. 5.1. o( "#$#s#on %.2.1. 5.1.1. 5.1. 361!13. 859 /ect#on 11.er wou'd resu't #n no #m&a#rment o( that mem.e &rotected aga#nst 'oads e5ceed#ng the s&ec#(#ed 'oads dur#ng the construction &er#od e5ce&t when. tem&orary o$er'oad#ng o( a structura' mem.<. 5.5. 5. 5.3.1.ers sha'' .7. 5. 1-21.5.1.=.213. 5. 5.1.<. and sha'' #n any case sat#s(y the re:u#rements o( th#s /ect#on. 5.2.'y .4.e des#gned (or ser$#cea. 829 $uildings and the#r structura' mem. #n accordance w#th %rt#c'es 4.4.8!9 8here &ro&osed construction wou'd reduce the performance level o( an e5#st#ng building.2..!.1.y ana'ys#s or test.3. 5. ss.1.4.1.ed #n /u.#'#ty. sha'' . 5.1.eci$l (tructures Air:(u.e e5&ected. 11.5.!. 5.. Reg. +ound$tions (.!..1.1. ss. 5. com&ensat#ng construction sha'' .!.2. Reg. #esign Re4uirements 819 $uildings and the#r structura' mem. Rein/orced $nd %restressed Concrete (teel Aluminum Gl$ss #esign Re4uirements /or (.4.5. 5. 332!12.2.er or any other mem.e as descr#.5.!.3.1. 5.1. e((ects o( 'oads and #n('uences that may reasona.3.2. (tructur$l Lo$ds $nd %rocedures 5. O. 5.1.1.e re:u#red #n con(ormance w#th %rt#c'es 11.4. 5.5.2. 5.2.!.<.eci$l +ound$tions #esign Re4uirements /or (tructur$l )$teri$ls 6ood %l$in $nd Rein/orced )$sonr3 %l$in.5.7. %ART 5 (TR CT RAL #E(IGN (ection 5.!.2. (tructur$l Lo$ds $nd %rocedures Gener$l (.4. 5. (co.!. Gener$l 5.eci/ied Lo$ds $nd E//ects Limit (t$tes #esign #e$d Lo$ds Li1e Lo$ds #ue to se $nd Occu. #nc'ud#ng (ormwor7 and (a'sewor7 o( a building. 5.2.!.6.4.!.$nc3 Lo$ds #ue to (no2 $nd R$in 6ind Lo$d E$rt04u$Ae Lo$d $nd E//ects +ound$tions Gener$l (ubsur/$ce In1estig$tions $nd Re1ie2s )$teri$ls sed in +ound$tions #esign Re4uirements E?c$1$tions (0$llo2 +ound$tions #ee. 5.. 5..1. 5.e ta7en dur#ng a'' stages o( construction to ensure that the building #s not damaged or d#storted due to 'oads a&&'#ed dur#ng construction.1..!. to 4. 11.orted (tructures %$rAing (tructures Gu$rds o1er Ret$ining 6$lls Anc0or (3stems on Building E?terior )$nure (tor$ge T$nAs (ection (ection (ection (ection 5.6.1.2. "#$#s#on *.sect#on 1.3. -art 3G O..2.2. 5.5.he sco&e o( th#s -art sha'' .1.

% ( T 6 )o'umn 2 Loads.1. 11. as s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 4.5. to 4. 4. buildings and the#r structura' com&onents (a''#ng w#th#n the sco&e o( th#s -art that are not amena.ased on #ntended use and occupancy. 213 )o'umn 1 /ym.1.2. Har#a. or due to ra#n. 2. )o'umn 1 @se and . as s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 4.'e to ana'ys#s us#ng a genera''y esta. 829 -ro$#ded the des#gn #s carr#ed out .2.1.a.1. 12. cree&. 9. e((ects due to contract#on.'e 'oad 233 due to snow #nc'ud#ng #ce and assoc#ated ra#n.1.1.4.ers sha'' . .%.1. 5.2. #nc'ud#ng: ] 'ow human-occupancy buildings.e ass#gned an +m&ortance )ategory .1. . earth:ua7e 'oad and e((ects N a rare 'oad 243 due to an earth:ua7e. 223 233 243 -ermanent 'oad #s a 'oad that changes $ery '#tt'e once #t has .4.3 stud#es o( mode' ana'ogues.1. 829 <#n#mum s&ec#(#ed $a'ues o( the 'oads descr#..2.1.1. sha'' . d#s&'acements or mot#ons that #nduce de(ormat#ons and (orces #n the structure3.sect#on 4.1.1. where #t can ..e #ncreased to account (or dynam#c e((ects where a&&'#ca.'e 'oad #s a 'oad that (re:uent'y changes #n magn#tude. 2a3 e$a'uat#on o( a (u''-sca'e structure or a &rototy&e .1.1. to 4.1.1.um&er #m&act 'oad &ermanent e((ects caused .6.y a 'oad#ng test. C$tegories o/ Lo$ds.2.. #esign B$sis 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.6.een a&&'#ed to the structure. as s&ec#(#ed #n /u. T$ble 5. /&ec#(#ed Loads and 6((ects 213 dead load N a &ermanent 'oad 223 due to the we#ght o( building com&onents as s&ec#(#ed #n /u.sect#ons 4.y &restress $ar#a. as s&ec#(#ed #n /u.'e 'oad 233 due to w#nd.1.sect#ons 4.'e 4..'e 'oad 233 due to #ntended use and occupancy 2#nc'ud#ng 'oads due to cranes and the &ressure o( '#:u#ds #n conta#ners3.1. (orces and &ressures a&&'#ed to the building structure. 6. 8!9 For the &ur&ose o( determ#n#ng s&ec#(#ed 'oads (. 10. .B.y.2.1.#nat#on o( them w#nd 'oad N a $ar#a.5. T$ble 5. as s&ec#(#ed #n /u. buildings and the#r structura' mem.'e. or de('ect#on caused . a &ermanent 'oad 223 due to 'atera' earth &ressure.e shown that co''a&se #s not '#7e'y to cause #n0ury or other ser#ous conse:uences ] m#nor storage buildings )o'umn 2 +m&ortance )ategory Low 219 ..a.1. (.e ta7en #nto cons#derat#on #n the des#gn o( a building and #ts structura' mem.1.1.4. 3.: Load means the #m&osed de(ormat#ons 2#.*. Lo$ds $nd E//ects 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n %rt#c'e 4.2.1.2. the categor#es o( 'oads. sha'' .sect#on 4. #n accordance w#th . 1.233 +tem 1.1.'#shed theory may . Rare 'oad #s a 'oad that occurs #n(re:uent'y and (or a short t#me on'y.2.2. #nc'ud#ng groundwater live load N a $ar#a.'e 4.1.e des#gned .%.sect#on 4. . e5&ans#on.6. live load e5c'us#$e o( crane 'oads live load due to cranes #nc'ud#ng se'( we#ght se'( we#ght o( a'' cranes &os#t#oned (or ma5#mum e((ects crane .1.y tem&erature changes. (.1. Im.1.2. . Botes to .ers and connect#ons.y a &erson es&ec#a''y :ua'#(#ed #n the s&ec#(#c methods a&&'#ed and &ro$#ded the des#gn demonstrates a 'e$e' o( sa(ety and &er(ormance #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( th#s -art.sect#on 4.eci/ied Lo$ds $nd E//ects 5.ccupancy $uildings that re&resent a 'ow d#rect or #nd#rect haCard to human '#(e #n the e$ent o( (a#'ure.2.'e 4. de('ect#ons..a.1.e des#gned #n con(ormance w#th the &rocedures and &ract#ces &ro$#ded #n th#s -art.A.ed #n /entence 213. shr#n7age. mo#sture changes. 6 or E #n /u.213 +tem 1..o' # E E L LHC C Cd C. or 2.eci/ied Lo$ds $nd E//ects Form#ng -art o( /entence 4.. s&ec#(#ed 'oads and e((ects set out #n .e. ground sett'ement. as set (orth #n /u. or a com. d#rect#on or 'ocat#on.1.ort$nce C$tegories /or Buildings Form#ng -art o( /entence 4. e5ce&t dur#ng re&a#r. buildings sha'' .

.0ected to 'oads.e su.3.e determ#ned #n accordance w#th the re:u#rements o( th#s %rt#c'e and the (o''ow#ng 'oad com. Lo$ds Not Listed 819 8here a building or structura' mem.1.e determ#ned #n accordance w#th /entence 223.1.sect#ons 4. . when a&&'#ed to a com&an#on 'oad #n the 'oad com.3 (or 'oad cases w#th crane 'oads. 3.2. the term.a. to o.'e res#stance (actor. 4.a. =#gh and -ost-d#saster $uildings that are '#7e'y to . %'' buildings e5ce&t those '#sted #n +m&ortance )ategor#es Low. de(ormat#ons or $#.!. 203 >e((ects? re(ers to (orces.'#c #( re'eased 4ost-disaster buildings Borma' =#gh -ost-d#saster 5. wh#ch sha'' . 2e3 >ser$#ce 'oad? means a s&ec#(#ed 'oad used (or the e$a'uat#on o( a ser$#cea.1.ta#n the s&ec#(#ed 'oad and ta7e #nto account the conse:uences o( (a#'ure as re'ated to the '#m#t state and the use and occupancy o( the building. ^R.. 5.? o( a mem. m#dd'e or secondary schoo' ] as a commun#ty centre <anu(actur#ng and storage (ac#'#t#es conta#n#ng to5#c. #. ty&e o( (a#'ure and uncerta#nty #n the &red#ct#on o( res#stance. $#. %.'e. 2g3 >com&an#on-'oad (actor? means a (actor that.'e com.2.1.1.er.#nat#ons '#sted #n .2.er.2. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 233.'e 4.e dangerous to the &u.er can .#'#ty o( d#mens#ons and mater#a' &ro&ert#es. ^. o$erturn#ng.#nat#ons '#sted #n .'e magn#tude o( a com&an#on 'oad act#ng s#mu'taneous'y w#th the (actored &r#nc#&a' 'oad. and that. &ermanent de(ormat#on and 'oca' structura' damage such as crac7#ngG and those '#m#t states that re&resent (a#'ure under re&eated 'oad#ng are ca''ed (at#gue '#m#t states3.hose '#m#t states concern#ng sa(ety are ca''ed u't#mate '#m#t states 2@L/3 and #nc'ude e5ceed#ng the 'oad-carry#ng ca&ac#ty.ased on the most a&&ro&r#ate #n(ormat#on a$a#'a. 8!9 Other 'oad com.!. (orces or other e((ects not '#sted #n %rt#c'e 4. connect#on or structure. 2c3 >&r#nc#&a' 'oad? means the s&ec#(#ed $ar#a. 2a3 >'#m#t states? means those cond#t#ons o( a building structure that resu't #n the building ceas#ng to (u'(#'' the (unct#on (or wh#ch #t was des#gned. and 2m3 >(actored res#stance.1. the e((ect o( (actored 'oads (or a building or structura' com&onent sha'' .? means a (actor a&&'#ed to a s&ec#(#ed mater#a' &ro&erty or to the res#stance o( a mem.a.'e 'oad that accom&an#es the &r#nc#&a' 'oad #n a g#$en 'oad com. 2'3 >res#stance (actor.'e 4. 2h3 >#m&ortance (actor. ta7es #nto account the $ar#a. (trengt0 $nd (t$bilit3 819 % building and #ts structura' com&onents sha'' .'e 4.e used as &ost-d#saster she'ters.? means the &roduct o( nom#na' res#stance and the a&&'#ca.1. wor7mansh#&.6.e des#gned to ha$e su((#c#ent strength and sta. T and 63? mean those 'oads set out #n .3. E. g#$es the &ro.3 >s&ec#(#ed 'oads 2C.e ta7en #nto account #n the des#gn .rat#ons that occur #n the structure.a. the 'oad com.2..#'#ty o( the 'oad and 'oad &attern and the ana'ys#s o( #ts e((ects. ^R.1.#nat#on. E. L.e cons#dered are the &r#nc#&a' 'oads act#ng w#th the com&an#on 'oads ta7en as Cero.%.2.e e5&ected to . 260 .#'#ty '#m#t state. 5.#'#ty '#m#t states 2/L/3 and #nc'ude de('ect#on.2. (.ased on the geometry and on the s&ec#(#ed &ro&ert#es o( the structura' mater#a's.? means a (actor a&&'#ed #n /u. the a&&'#ca. the 'oad com.!.%.1.#nat#on. and 2.stances #n su((#c#ent :uant#t#es to .*.#nat#on .'e 'oad or rare 'oad that dom#nates #n a g#$en 'oad com. 2d3 >com&an#on 'oad? means a s&ec#(#ed $ar#a.1.1. 2.#nat#ons that must a'so . Limit (t$tes #esign 5. #s . #nc'ud#ng buildings whose &r#mary use #s: ] as an e'ementary. s'#d#ng and (ractureG those '#m#t states that restr#ct the #ntended use and occupancy o( the building are ca''ed ser$#cea. connect#on or structure. 2(3 >&r#nc#&a'-'oad (actor? means a (actor a&&'#ed to the &r#nc#&a' 'oad #n a 'oad com.e#ng that wh#ch resu'ts #n the most cr#t#ca' e((ect: 2a3 (or 'oad cases w#thout crane 'oads. 2#3 >(actored 'oad? means the &roduct o( a s&ec#(#ed 'oad and #ts &r#nc#&a'-'oad (actor or com&an#on-'oad (actor.1.2. e5&'os#$e or other haCardous su. 273 >nom#na' res#stance. moments. +.1. such e((ects sha'' .rat#on.#nat#on cases.#nat#on.#nat#on to account (or the $ar#a. R. #s greater than or e:ua' to the e((ect o( (actored 'oads. to 4. 2. #e/initions 819 +n th#s -art.#'#ty so that the (actored res#stance. (or the '#m#t state under cons#derat#on.

1.2. e5ce&t that when the soil de&th e5ceeds 1.ers.'e 4.3. 8=9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 293.213.9 # #n 'oad com.a.21#233 or 0.2.e #ncreased to 1. #.21#223 or 0. sha'' .a.3 or 0. &'ants and trees g#$en #n . sha'' .e ta7en #nto account #n the des#gn o( buildings and the#r structura' mem. 4.2.1LHC2133 21.3. #n 'oad com. 899 % &r#nc#&a'-'oad (actor o( 1. s'#d#ng. 4.'e 4. 3. (or soil. sha'' .'e 4.46 0.3.0# #n 'oad com. 8129 /way e((ects &roduced . .2.1.2.9#2433 V1.2.3.3.2. w#th 'oad (actors o( 1. 81>9 6arth:ua7e 'oad.2.1.1C V 1. a((ect the structura' sa(ety.2.21#223 or 0. % and T res&ect#$e'y. )o'umn 1 )ase 1 2 3 4 )o'umn 2 Load )om.%.223.1.16.1.2.a.263. Lo$d Combin$tions 2it0 Cr$ne Lo$ds /or ltim$te Limit (t$tes Form#ng -art o( /entences 4.1L2632.1.1.3.1.#'#ty o( the structure as a who'e and ade:uate 'atera'.*.0C2.0 and 1.0#243 V 1.'e 4. /ee /entence 4.3.!.1.#nat#on case 6 o( .16.e made to ensure ade:uate sta.2.'e 4.2. /ee /entence 4. Lo$d Combin$tions 2it0out Cr$ne Lo$ds /or ltim$te Limit (t$tes Form#ng -art o( /entences 4.243. restra#nt e((ects (rom &re :stress.%.0E2 3 )o'umn 3 )om&an#on Loads --0.3 V 0. 8119 -ro$#s#on sha'' .e reduced to 1 V 0.1 sha'' .A.1L2.2 3.1 (or live loads.21#233 or 0.2.e ta7en #nto account #n the ca'cu'at#ons.3.'e 4.46 1.2.*.a. (a#'ure due to stress re$ersa'.y $ert#ca' 'oads act#ng on the structure #n #ts d#s&'aced con(#gurat#on sha'' . and case 6 o( . .223. T$ble 5. tors#ona' and 'oca' sta.e used when the dead load acts to res#st o$erturn#ng.3.*.1LHC243263 1.9#2333 V21.1.4#223 21. they sha'' .1. 879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 4. T$ble 5.3. su&er#m&osed earth. and to determ#ne anchorage re:u#rements and the (actored res#stance o( mem.B.1.213.21.#nat#on213 -r#nc#&a' Loads 21. and LHC #n .3.2103.1LHC243263 261 .3.21#233 or 0.3 V 0.e #ncreased to 1.a.9 .9#2333 V1.2 m.3.21 (or dead load. may .1.1.3. /ee /entence 4.'e 4. #nc'udes hor#Conta' earth &ressure due to earth:ua7e determ#ned #n accordance w#th /entence 4.A.. u&'#(t.ut not 'ess than 1.46 1.1L213 21.3.a. 3.'e 4.1.1(243 or 0. E.1.'es 4.0LHC3 21.21 (or '#:u#ds #n tan7s. 8<9 .he &r#nc#&a'-'oad (actor 1.ers.1.#nat#on case 1 o( .1( 21. and #m&osed de(ormat#on.#nat#on213 -r#nc#&a' Loads 1. /ee %rt#c'e 4. and LHC #n .2.1( 21.1.1( 0.21#223 or 0. 213 223 233 243 213 263 2. the (actor may . 8.%.2.6!hs .a.2. 3 and 4 and 1.3.1.1.1L2632.'e 4.1.293.859 8here the e((ects due to 'atera' earth &ressure. E.0(243 or 0.9#2333 V 21.21#223 or 0.1(263 or 0.3. L #n . and 0.9#2433 V1. the 'oad (actor 1.46 0.#nat#on cases 2.9# #n 'oad com.#nat#on case 1 o( .a. where hs #s the de&th o( soil #n metres su&&orted .1.a.1. 2.e a&&'#ed to the we#ght o( saturated soil used #n 'oad com. 213 to 2 3 and 2103 +tem 1.2.*. T. 2.y the structure. 233 and 243. %.2.1. /ee /entence 4.#nat#on case 1 o( .3 2 3 )o'umn 1 )ase 1 2 3 4 1 )o'umn 2 Load )om.2.3.3.1.!.e reduced to 1.9#2433 V1.3 or 0.2.%.1 (or live loads. /ee /entence 4.3.*.223 and 213 to 2103 +tem 1.0 # #n 'oad com. 1.1.21(263 Notes to T$ble 5.a.3. 0.'e 4. L #n .0C V 1.#'#ty o( a'' structura' &arts.2.1.1.he com&an#on-'oad (actor 0.21 ass#gned to E.%.1.3.1.1.1. and 4.9#2333 V1.& /ee /entences 4.a.0 (or storage areas and (or e:u#&ment areas and service rooms re(erred to #n . /ee /entence 4. the counteract#ng (actored dead load.!.46 0.2.#nat#on cases 1 to 1 and 1.2.%.46 )o'umn 3 )om&an#on Loads 1.0C V 0. 1.

829 .1.2.1.5.5. 859 .2. 5. so that the $#.he building structure sha'' .1.e #n$est#gated .ers to '#m#t ser$#cea.3.'e to $#.3. /ee /entence 4.1.1.he de('ect#on '#m#ts re:u#red #n /entence 233 do not a&&'y to #ndustr#a' buildings or sheds #( e5&er#ence has &ro$en that greater mo$ement w#'' ha$e no s#gn#(#cant ad$erse e((ects on the strength and (unct#on o( the building.2.1. such as danc#ng.1.1. /#de thrust due to cranes need not .rat#on under w#nd 'oad sha'' . /ee /entence 4. #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 4.1. the e((ects o( resonance sha'' . a dynam#c ana'ys#s sha'' .3.21(243 Notes to T$ble 5.213 2a3 under the e((ect o( ser$#ce 'oads (or ser$#cea. and 2d3 cree&.#'#ty '#m#t states as de(#ned #n )'ause 4.rat#ons w#'' ha$e no s#gn#(#cant ad$erse e((ects on the #ntended use and occupancy o( the building.1.e des#gned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 4.5..1.0Cd V 0.'ems resu't#ng (rom de('ect#ons.3.0E2 3 --1. 6. sha'' . 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243.3. 'ibr$tion 819 F'oor systems susce&t#.2. w#'' not .& /ee /entences 4. and #n the standards '#sted #n /ect#on 4. and 4. #nc'ud#ng connect#ons.e s#gn#(#cant.!.he 'atera' de('ect#on o( buildings due to ser$#ce w#nd and gra$#ty 'oads sha'' . .e damaged.1. 879 .2103. (er1ice$bilit3 819 % building and #ts structura' com&onents sha'' . 8!9 % building susce&t#.1. 5.2. /ee /entence 4. cons#derat#on sha'' . 2. are '#7e'y to . 2a3 the #ntended use o( the building or mem.#ned w#th (u'' w#nd 'oad.1LHC243263 V 0.1. #e$d Lo$ds 5. shr#n7age. as re:u#red #n the standards '#sted #n /ect#on 4.#'#ty &ro.0#233 V 1. 1. whose nature #s 7nown at the t#me the structura' des#gn #s carr#ed out.1.1.y means o( a dynam#c ana'ys#s.e carr#ed out.2 3.2.e des#gned so that $#. /ee /entence 4.e des#gned (or 'atera' de('ect#on due to E.e chec7ed (or ser$#cea. /ee /entence 4.<.rat#on (re:uency o( a structura' system su&&ort#ng an assembly occupancy used (or rhythm#c act#$#t#es.2.e chec7ed to ensure that structura' e'ements and non-structura' e'ements.'e to 'atera' $#.1. 5. concerts.3.3.21#223 or 0. 5.1.2.he s&ec#(#ed dead load (or a structura' mem..!.e g#$en to. 829 8here $#. such as resonance and (at#gue resu't#ng (rom mach#nery and e:u#&ment. #e/lection 819 +n &ro&ort#on#ng structura' mem.e chec7ed (or (at#gue (a#'ure under the e((ect o( the cyc'#ca' 'oads.1. the tota' dr#(t &er storey under ser$#ce w#nd and gra$#ty 'oads sha'' not e5ceed 1!100 o( the storey he#ght un'ess other dr#(t '#m#ts are s&ec#(#ed #n the des#gn standards re(erenced #n /ect#on 4. /ee %rt#c'e 4. 2c3 '#m#t#ng damage to the structure #tse'(. #e$d Lo$ds 819 .3.213.3.3 '#m#t#ng damage to non-structura' mem.!.!. 829 8here the (undamenta' $#. #s 'ess than 6 =C.9#2333 VC.1.6.rat#on sha'' .223 to 243. 0um&#ng e5erc#ses or gymnast#cs.3.er.1.3.rat#ons w#'' ha$e no s#gn#(#cant ad$erse e((ects on the #ntended occupancy o( the building.263.2.er cons#sts o(.1.3 2 3 1 6 21.#'#ty cr#ter#a s&ec#(#ed or recommended #n %rt#c'es 4. 5. tem&erature changes and &restress.3.13. 213 223 233 243 213 263 2.e com.!.1.3.rat#on e((ects.ers made o( mater#a's whose &hys#ca' &ro&ert#es are 7nown at the t#me o( des#gn. +$tigue 819 % building and #ts structura' com&onents.1.1.7.!.B. 262 .

e added #n the (uture.ac7s3 "ance ('oors "#n#ng areas 213 )o'umn 2 <#n#mum /&ec#(#ed Load.1. a''owance sha'' . ses Not (ti.1.$nc3 5.e not 'ess than the $a'ue '#sted #n .3.'y areas w#th or w#thout (#5ed seats #nc'ud#ng: %renas 2areas w#thout (#5ed seats that ha$e . &'ants and trees. may . 2d3 the we#ght o( &ermanent e:u#&ment.e determ#ned (rom the actua' or ant#c#&ated we#ght o( the partitions &'aced #n any &ro.e not 'ess than 1 7-a o$er the area o( ('oor .er #tse'(. 5. &'ants and trees #s counteract#$e. .e #nc'uded #n the des#gn ca'cu'at#ons.3 the 'oads due to the #ntended use and occupancy.1.e su&&orted &ermanent'y .*. and sha'' not . and 2e3 the $ert#ca' 'oad due to earth. 5.1.3..e made (or the we#ght o( such partitions. wh#ch may .1. 2c3 the we#ght o( partitions. 5.2a3 the we#ght o( the mem.9.7. Li1e Lo$ds #ue to se $nd Occu. 859 4artition 'oads used #n des#gn sha'' . . 2.1.he un#(orm'y d#str#. +ull $nd %$rti$l Lo$ding 819 .a.ed #n .'e 4.1.'e storage o( mater#a's. )o'umn 1 @se o( %rea o( F'oor or Roo( %ssem.3.1.1. 2.!. 829 For buildings #n the Low +m&ortance )ategory as descr#.er.1. wh#che$er &roduces the most cr#t#ca' e((ects #n the mem.'e &os#t#on..3. and 2c3 the &ro..7.he partition we#ght a''owance #n /entence 223 sha'' .y the mem.1.'e 4.e reduced as &ro$#ded #n %rt#c'e 4. or where partitions m#ght .e 'ess than wh#che$er o( the (o''ow#ng 'oads &roduces the most cr#t#ca' e((ect: 2a3 the un#(orm'y d#str#. may .'e 4.'e accumu'at#on o( e:u#&ment and (urn#sh#ngs. a (actor o( 0. (. a&&'#ed un#(orm'y o$er the ent#re area. a (actor o( 0. 829 For buildings #n the Low +m&ortance )ategory as descr#. the s&ec#(#ed live loads due to the use and occupancy o( the area sha'' .*. 2. Lo$ds #ue to se o/ +loors $nd Roo/s 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223.1.ac7s3 %ud#tor#a )hurches and s#m#'ar &'aces o( worsh#& 2areas w#thout (#5ed seats that ha$e . or on any &ort#ons o( the area.1. 7-a 4. assem.2. 263 .eci/ied ni/orml3 #istributed Li1e Lo$ds on $n Are$ o/ +loor or Roo/ Form#ng -art o( /entence 4.uted live load sha'' . the 'oad a''owances re(erred to #n /entences 223 and 233 sha'' not .1.7.e shown on the draw#ngs.ut sha'' . T$ble 5. 8<9 65ce&t (or structures where the dead load o( soil #s &art o( the 'oad-res#st#ng system. 879 +n cases where the dead load o( the partition #s counteract#$e.7.3.2.a.a. su&er#m&osed earth.3 the we#ght o( a'' mater#a's o( construct#on #ncor&orated #nto the building to .1.. #n areas o( a building where partitions other than &ermanent partitions are shown on the draw#ngs.a.3 the &ro.!.1.e a&&'#ed to the live load.'e assem.a.1. where the use o( an area o( ('oor or roo( #s not &ro$#ded (or #n %rt#c'e 4..213 +tem 1.1. the s&ec#(#ed live load on an area o( ('oor or roo( de&ends on the #ntended use and occupancy. #t sha'' not .7.1. 2d3 and 2e3.a.'y %reas 2a3 65ce&t (or those areas '#sted under 2.e determ#ned (rom an ana'ys#s o( the 'oads resu't#ng (rom the we#ght o(.e #nc'uded #n the des#gn ca'cu'at#ons. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213. 2c3. 2a3 the &ro.ul$ted 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 223. 8!9 .ers concerned.a.e a&&'#ed to the live load.1.. where the dead load due to soil.uted 'oad &atterns '#sted #n %rt#c'e 4.ed #n .'y o( &ersons.e#ng cons#dered. or 2c3 the concentrated 'oads '#sted #n %rt#c'e 4.1.1.2.

4.4 3.6233 4.2. 264 . 2. 4.'y o( &eo&'e as a $#ew#ng area +nter#or and mezzanines other than a. . re$#ew#ng stands and .'eachers 4ymnas#a Lecture ha''s 2areas w#thout (#5ed seats that ha$e . e"its.e'ow Bot more than 1 200 mm #n w#dth and a'' u&&er ('oor corr#dors o( res#dent#a' areas on'y o( a&artments.#es and a#s'es Other than those '#sted .o$e )orr#dors. 1.2.'y &ur&oses #nc'ud#ng: *#''#ard rooms *ow'#ng a''eys -oo' rooms Res#dent#a' areas 2w#th#n the sco&e o( %rt#c'e 1.rar#es /tac7 rooms Read#ng and study rooms O((#ce areas 2not #nc'ud#ng record storage and com&uter rooms3 'ocated #n $asement and the first storey F'oors a.6 10.. Foyers and entrance ha''s 4randstands 2areas w#thout (#5ed seats that ha$e . 13. 9. 'o.6 1.'y o( &eo&'e as a $#ew#ng area3 +n a 4rou& *.1.0233 4. 'o.o$e the first storey O&erat#ng rooms and 'a.4 0.4 4. o( "#$#s#on %3 2.edrooms Recreat#on areas that cannot .ac7s3. 1.ac7s3 Other areas w#th s#m#'ar uses 2. 6. 6.ac7s (or the (o''ow#ng uses: )hurches and s#m#'ar &'aces o( worsh#& Lecture ha''s Theatres 2e3 Hom#tor#es..e used .2.1 4.'y areas w#th (#5ed seats that ha$e . 3.y a sta#rway #n residential occupancies on'y =a$#ng '#m#ted access#.9 2.3 )'assrooms and courtrooms w#th or w#thout (#5ed seats 2c3 -ort#ons o( assem.0 12.ac7s3 <useums -romenades R#n7s /tad#a 2areas w#thout (#5ed seats that ha$e .rans(ormer $au'ts Hent#'at#ng or air-conditioning e:u#&ment 6"its and (#re esca&es Factor#es Foot.orator#es -at#entsD .y an assem. 11.. .ut not e5ceed#ng 9 000 7g gross we#ght Heh#c'es e5ceed#ng 9 000 7g gross we#ght Z#tchens 2other than res#dent#a'3 L#. "#$#s#on 3 occupancy that conta#ns s'ee&#ng accommodat#on (or not more than 10 &ersons and not more than 6 occu&ants re:u#re ass#stance #n e$acuat#on #n case o( an emergency 6:u#&ment areas and service rooms #nc'ud#ng: 4enerator rooms <echan#ca' e:u#&ment e5c'us#$e o( e'e$ators <ach#ne rooms -um& rooms .9 4.#'#ty so that there #s no storage o( e:u#&ment or mater#a' *a'con#es 65ter#or +nter#or and mezzanines that cou'd .r#dges 4arages (or Heh#c'es not e5ceed#ng 4 000 7g gross we#ght Heh#c'es e5ceed#ng 4 000 7g .e used .y an assem. 16.'e .'y areas w#th (#5ed seats that ha$e .0 4. .4 6..2 2.ac7s3 Stages Theatres 2areas w#thout (#5ed seats that ha$e . 14. 2.9 3. 223 2.ac7s (or the (o''ow#ng uses: %renas 4randstands /tad#a 2d3 -ort#ons o( assem.e used (or assem. hotels and mote's 2that cannot .4 2. 11. 12.#es and corr#dors %tt#cs %ccess#. 223 4.4 3.

9 4.1.1.<.1.=. &ro$#ded they cannot ..'e 4. .ut not $eh#cu'ar tra((#c.he m#n#mum s&ec#(#ed live load '#sted #n .1.7.a'con#es and mezzanines! 5.'e 4.uted live loads s&ec#(#ed #n .#nat#on o( them.1.e reduced to 2. /ee %rt#c'e 4.a. 2.1.3 a'' corr#dors a. #nc'ud#ng danc#ng..213. 7-a or more.1.7. mote's.4 7-a (or areas #n buildings that are . 20.3.. wh#che$er &roduces the most cr#t#ca' e((ect #n the mem. or a com. . 1.1.e des#gned (or the un#(orm live loads s&ec#(#ed #n .3.1.3.ed #n /u.'e 4. 1 .$nc3 (er1ed 819 .e used (rom .e the greatest $a'ue (or any o( the occupancies concerned. 8!9 65ter#or areas access#.4 243 233 4.'e to $eh#cu'ar tra((#c sha'' .a.'e 4.er su&&orts a tr#.1.1.1. or 2.9.0243 12.o#'et areas @nderground s'a.1. Lo$ds /or Occu. )ore T0$n One Occu.$nc3 819 8here an area o( ('oor or roo( #s #ntended (or 2 or more occupancies at d#((erent t#mes.'e 4. 5.1.utary area.a.1. sha'' .1.1.oard#ng schoo's and co''eges 8or7 areas w#th#n live. and 2c3 #nter#or .1. hotels.sect#on 4. 'o. or the snow and ra#n 'oads &rescr#.0243 4. 5. the $a'ue to . or the roo( snow 'oad.1. Lo$ds on E?terior Are$s 819 65ter#or areas access#. 23.e des#gned to carry not 'ess than the s&ec#(#ed 'oad re:u#red (or the occupancy they ser$e.1.a. sha'' ha$e no reduct#on (or tr#.ers concerned.ed (or assem.1.1. /'ee&#ng and '#$#ng :uarters #n a&artments. 829 8here a structura' mem. o( "#$#s#on %3 *edrooms and other areas /ta#rs w#th#n dwelling units Reta#' and who'esa'e areas Roo(s /#dewa'7s and dr#$eways o$er areaways and basements /torage areas. /ee %rt#c'e 4. .sect#on 4.sect#on 4.9 1.1.3. roo(s sha'' .1.ut not (or 'ess than the snow and ra#n 'oads &rescr#.#es and a#s'es not more than 1 200 mm w#de.a.9 2.4.o$e the first storey o( res#dent#a' areas o( a&artments. the concentrated live loads '#sted #n .6.a.y an assem. 261 .e used . 24.s w#th earth co$er 8arehouses 1.1. 19... #nc'ud#ng 'oc7er rooms #n a&artment buildings . 2a3 the live load &rescr#.4 1.'y &ur&oses. 5.1.'e to &edestr#an tra((#c. 5.ed #n /u..7.utary area o( a ('oor or a roo(.1.'y areas #n . wh#che$er &roduces the most cr#t#ca' e((ects #n the mem. 2. the concentrated live loads '#sted #n .'e 4.9.1. .'y o( &eo&'e as a $#ew#ng area: 2a3 corr#dors.2.1.1.e#ng con$erted to d#n#ng areas. 21. hotels and mote's.: 213 223 233 243 /ee %rt#c'e 4. sha'' .e des#gned (or the#r #ntended use. 829 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entences 233 and 243..a.wor# units Res#dent#a' areas 2w#th#n the sco&e o( %rt#c'e 1. Lo$ds /or #ining Are$s 819 .1.1. #nc'ud#ng the we#ght o( (#re(#ght#ng e:u#&ment.3 the snow and ra#n 'oads &rescr#.1.e used (or other assem.6.7. or used (or storage.ut not (or 'ess than the greater o(..3. 22.a.'e 4. 7-a and roo(s des#gned (or the m#n#mum 'oad#ng s&ec#(#ed #n .4.6. &ro$#ded that the floor area does not e5ceed 100 mA and the d#n#ng area w#'' not .5.e des#gned (or the#r #ntended use. '$ri$tion 2it0 Tribut$r3 Are$ 819 %n area used (or assembly occupancies des#gned (or a live load o( 'ess than 4.'e 4.e des#gned (or the un#(orm'y d#str#.3.he (o''ow#ng sha'' ..a. /ee /entence 4.1.7.ed #n /u. 233 Botes to . that #s greater than 0 mA and e#ther used (or assembly occupancies des#gned (or a live load o( 4.1.3.1..7.6.1. 859 Roo( &ar7#ng dec7s sha'' .1. (or d#n#ng areas may .ers concerned.'e 4.

the concentrat#ons o( 'oad sha'' . mu't#&'#ed .1 F'oors o( o((#ces.r#dge.1.0ects that may &roduce #m&act sha'' .9.1.213 +tem 1.1 V where.$ncies 819 .213 +tem 1. Concentr$ted Lo$ds 819 .1.7. mm 5 mm 200 5 200 . the s&ec#(#ed live load due to use and occupancy #s the 'oad s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 4.1.ment 819 .21 1.2. a&&'#ed o$er the 'oaded area noted #n .1.1.y $eh#c'es e5ceed#ng 4000 7g .a.orting (tructures $nd Im.a. manu(actur#ng buildings. 4. reta#' stores.3 F'oors o( c'assrooms 4..11.10 266 .y $eh#c'es e5ceed#ng 9000 7g gross we#ght 14 "r#$eways and s#dewa'7s o$er areaways and basements 14 )o'umn 3 Loaded %rea. +$ctors /or t0e C$lcul$tion o/ Im.1.3. 6.7.a'con#es.utary area #n s:uare metres (or th#s ty&e o( use and occupancy.9.10 .11.he s&ec#(#ed live load due to &oss#. sha(t or motor-dr#$en /u&&orts (or rec#&rocat#ng mach#nery 2e.1.y an a&&ro&r#ate (actor '#sted #n .ers o( &eo&'e at one t#me.#nat#on o( them. 859 8here the s&ec#(#ed live load (or a ('oor #s reduced #n accordance w#th /entence 223 or 233.1.1.g.10 5 .1.9.manu(actur#ng. (2$3 +orces in Assembl3 Occu. garages or as a (oot.he ('oor assem. T$ble 5.. 8!9 8here a structura' mem.$ct o/ )$c0iner3 $nd E4ui. 2.1. T$ble 5. the s&ec#(#ed live load due to use and occupancy.3. 7B Roo( sur(aces 1. 0.1.'y and other structura' e'ements that su&&ort (#5ed seats #n any building used (or assembly occupancies accommodat#ng 'arge num.er su&&orts a tr#.a.een a&&'#ed.y.y.utary area #n s:uare metres (or th#s ty&e o( use and occupancy.0 F'oors and areas used .'e 4.1>.7. and not 'ess then 0.1.1. (.1.eci/ied Concentr$ted Li1e Lo$ds on $n Are$ o/ +loor or Roo/ Form#ng -art o( /entence 4. such as grandstands.11. 3.20 1.e the sum o( the we#ght o( the e:u#&ment or mach#nery and #ts ma5#mum '#(t#ng ca&ac#ty. 3. .$ct Lo$ds Form#ng -art o( /entence 4.'e 4.1..1.1.'e 4. #s the 'oad s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 4. 2.1. 5.11.'e concentrat#ons o( 'oad resu't#ng (rom the use o( an area o( ('oor or roo( sha'' not . &#ston eng#nes3 )o'umn 2 Factor 1. 4. >%? #s the tr#.ut not e5ceed#ng 9000 36 7g gross we#ght F'oors and areas used . sha'' . )o'umn 1 )ause o( +m&act O&erat#on o( ca. and 'ocated so as to cause ma5#mum e((ects.10 1.utary area o( a ('oor or a roo( or a com.1.e determ#ned #n accordance w#th %rt#c'e 4.10 213 1.1.11 7B (or each metre 'ength o( seats act#ng at r#ght ang'es to each row o( seats.3 7B (or each metre 'ength o( seats act#ng &ara''e' to each row o( seats.7. or rad#o-o&erated cranes O&erat#on o( &endant or hand-o&erated cranes O&erat#on o( e'e$ators /u&&orts (or '#ght mach#nery. that #s greater than 20 mA and used (or any use or occupancy other than assembly occupancies and those #nd#cated #n /entences 213 and 223.1. )o'umn 1 %rea o( F'oor or Roo( )o'umn 2 <#n#mum /&ec#(#ed )oncentrated Load.utary area has . stad#a and theatre . 1.3 V where. mu't#&'#ed .9.e 'ess than that '#sted #n . the structura' draw#ngs sha'' #nd#cate that a live load reduct#on (actor (or tr#.'e 4.10 5 . 6. .9.a. >*? #s the tr#. com&ressors3 /u&&orts (or &ower-dr#$en un#ts 2e.e des#gned to res#st a hor#Conta' (orce e:ua' to not 'ess than 0.9.he m#n#mum s&ec#(#ed 'oad due to e:u#&ment.10 120 5 120 120 5 120 210 5 600 210 5 600 5.g.ased on the assum&t#on that these (orces are act#ng #nde&endent'y o( each other. mach#nery or other o. 1. Cr$ne:(u. 5.y $eh#c'es not e5ceed#ng 4000 7g gross we#ght 1 F'oors and areas used . 0.7. hos&#ta' wards and stages 9. mu't#&'#ed . e5ce&t that (or occupancies not '#sted #n .

e assumed to act #n e#ther d#rect#on.ed e'sewhere #n th#s /ect#on or 0.2. +ire2$lls 819 7irewalls sha'' .2123.4.he 'oads re:u#red #n /entence 223 need not .a.e 1.0 7B a&&'#ed at any &o#nt. 5.e'esco&#c .'eachers sha'' .1 7B a&&'#ed o$er an area o( 100 mm .7.ed #n )'auses 2a3 and 2. 829 *'eachers sha'' .uted on each s#de o( the runway and sha'' . #nc'ud#ng so'#d &ane's and &#c7ets.ter L$nding Are$s 819 =e'#co&ter 'and#ng areas on roo(s sha'' .'e.Botes to T$ble 5. 5. 879 For 'oads on handra#'s.ed #n /entence 233 sha'' .1.1.1.e &ro$#ded w#th 'oc7#ng de$#ces to ensure sta. wh#che$er &roduces the most cr#t#ca' e((ect on the su&&ort#ng mem. wh#che$er go$erns (or 'ocat#ons other than those descr#. 2.he (orce descr#.ers.1.e des#gned (or a concentrated 'oad o( 22 7B a&&'#ed hor#Conta''y outward at any &o#nt 100 mm a.1 7-a.ers. Lo$ds on 6$lls Acting As Gu$rds 819 8here the ('oor e'e$at#on on one s#de o( a wa''. #nc'ud#ng a wa'' around a sha(t.ed #n /entence 223.#'#ty wh#'e #n use. 2a3 3. e5c'ud#ng other &arts o( the crane.1 7B (or each '#near metre or (or a concentrated 'oad o( 2.y the erector a(ter erect#on to ensure that a'' structura' mem.2 7B d#str#.e e:ua''y d#str#. or 26. 879 )rane runway structures sha'' .7.17..e. 8!9 . Lo$ds on Gu$rds 819 . 829 @nder (#re cond#t#ons.7. cont#guous sta#rs and s#m#'ar areas where the gather#ng o( many &eo&'e #s #m&ro. 859 .1!. 8!9 .ed e'sewhere #n th#s /ect#on. 5.7.e des#gned to res#st a hor#Conta' (orce a&&'#ed norma' to the to& o( the ra#'s e:ua' to not 'ess than 20F o( the sum o( the we#ghts o( the '#(ted 'oad and the crane tro''ey.e des#gned (or a 'oad o( 0. #s more than 600 mm h#gher than the e'e$at#on o( the ('oor or ground on the other s#de.? 829 )rane-su&&ort#ng structures sha'' .e des#gned (or the a&&ro&r#ate 'oad com.1 7-a under (#re cond#t#ons.'eachers and arenas.1 7B!m or a concentrated 'oad o( 1.1.uted live load o( 1.1. #nc'ud#ng .0 7B a&&'#ed at any &o#nt (or access ways to e:u#&ment &'at(orms.1.e des#gned (or a un#(orm'y d#str#.rac#ng s&ec#(#ed #n the des#gn.0 7B!m (or o&en $#ew#ng stands w#thout (#5ed seats and (or means of egress #n grandstands. 2a3 the a&&ro&r#ate 'atera' des#gn 'oads &rescr#. ha$e .een #nsta''ed.3 a (actored 'atera' 'oad o( 0.e des#gned to res#st a hor#Conta' (orce a&&'#ed &ara''e' to the to& o( the ra#'s e:ua' to not 'ess than 10F o( the ma5#mum whee' 'oads o( the crane. or 2. . 5. 5.1.3.7. stad#a.1 ! )/% *44.15.1.e constructed #n con(ormance w#th the re:u#rements (or he'#&orts conta#ned #n -art +++ o( the %anadian Aviation 1egulations made under the Aeronautics Act 2)anada3. 8!9 )rane runway structures sha'' .10 mm.7. 5. >/a(ety )ode (or 6'e$ators and 6sca'ators. 2a3 'atera' su&&ort sha'' . Ble$c0ers 819 *'eacher seats sha'' .y the structure on one s#de on'y. and 2c3 0.. re(er to /entence 3.e des#gned to res#st the a&&ro&r#ate 'atera' des#gn 'oads &rescr#.3 a concentrated 'oad o( 1. where the fire-resistance rating o( the structure #s 'ess than that o( the firewall.1 7B!m and need not .o$e the ('oor sur(ace. 859 .1. Eelico. Lo$ds on 'e0icle Gu$rdr$ils 819 Heh#c'e guardra#'s sha'' .7.12. sha'' .6. the wa'' sha'' . as descr#.& 213 /ee %/<6 %1.1<.he m#n#mum s&ec#(#ed hor#Conta' 'oad a&&'#ed #nward or outward at the m#n#mum re:u#red he#ght o( e$ery re:u#red guard sha'' . . 829 +nd#$#dua' e'ements w#th#n the guard.#nat#ons '#sted #n %rt#c'e 4.11.y 100 mm 'ocated at any &o#nt #n the e'ement or e'ements so as to &roduce the most cr#t#ca' e((ect.e assumed to .e des#gned to res#st the ma5#mum e((ect due to.e cons#dered to act s#mu'taneous'y w#th the 'oads &ro$#ded (or #n /entences 213 and 243.e cons#dered to act s#mu'taneous'y w#th the hor#Conta' 'oad &ro$#ded (or #n /entence 213..uted o$er a 'ength o( . wh#che$er &roduces the more cr#t#ca' e((ect.3.e &ro$#ded .e chec7ed .he m#n#mum s&ec#(#ed 'oad a&&'#ed $ert#ca''y at the to& o( e$ery re:u#red guard sha'' ..

#n 7-a. e5ce&t that (or 'arge roo(s #t sha'' .sect#on 1.<. sha'' .etween the he#ght o( the o. 2.)w)s)a3. )w S w#nd e5&osure (actor #n /entences 233 and 243. 879 65ce&t as &ro$#ded (or #n /entences 263 and 2.as#c roo( snow 'oad (actor #n /entence 223.0 where the roo( s'o&e. 4.0 N 230!lc32.2. due to snow and assoc#ated ra#n accumu'at#on on a roo( or any other building sur(ace su.6.. where _ #s the un#t we#ght o( snow on roo(s. T$ble 5. determ#ned #n accordance w#th /u.sect#on 1.2. and 2c3 the 'oad#ng does not #n$o'$e the accumu'at#on o( snow due to dr#(t#ng (rom ad0acent sur(aces. . #n 7-a.<.ut not greater than /s2). )s S s'o&e (actor #n /entences 213.1.21 )o'umn 3 /L/ 0. #s e:ua' to or 'ess than 30E.<. ). (.as#c roo( snow 'oad (actor. or to 0. Im. w S sma''er &'an d#mens#on o( the roo(.3 another structura' su&&ort system ca&a. lc S character#st#c 'ength o( the u&&er or 'ower roo(. )o'umn 1 +m&ortance )ategory Low Borma' =#gh -ost-d#saster )o'umn 2 +m&ortance Factor.e &ro$#ded.4.1.1 #n e5&osed areas north o( the tree'#ne.e the snow 'oad s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 4... 1 1.y a (#re on e#ther s#de o( the firewall sha'' . #n metres. ). #n metres.)w/s!_ metres.1. determ#ned #n accordance w#th /u.3 the area o( roo( under cons#derat#on #s e5&osed to the w#nd on a'' s#des w#th no s#gn#(#cant o.2.6. or the ra#n 'oad s&ec#(#ed #n %rt#c'e 4.0.e 1.1 and lc greater than or e:ua' to 200 m.3. (.1. Lo$ds #ue to (no2 $nd R$in 5. 2a3 1. +s S #m&ortance (actor (or snow 'oad as &ro$#ded #n . such as &ara&et wa''s.struct#ons on the roo(.2. 5.a.3 1.2.)w)s)a3 V /rU where.e. 3.1.1. (.3 N 2140!lc32. sha'' . 2a3 the building #s e5&osed on a'' s#des to w#nd o$er o&en terra#n as de(#ned #n )'ause 4. wh#che$er &roduces the more cr#t#ca' e((ect. )a S sha&e (actor #n /entence 2 3.2.e ca'cu'ated (rom the (ormu'a..1. 26 .. 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded (or #n /entence 243.3. 5.6.0ect to snow accumu'at#on sha'' . )w.he s&ec#(#ed 'oad.9 0. 2a3 1. or 2. the s'o&e (actor.*.1. +s @L/ 0. `.e.eci/ied Lo$d #ue to R$in or to (no2 $nd Associ$ted R$in 819 ..9 829 . where.'e 4.213 +tem 1.<..2.11 1.e reduced to 0. 2.he s&ec#(#ed 'oad on a roo( or any other building sur(ace su. the w#nd e5&osure (actor g#$en #n /entence 233 may ..1. and #s e5&ected to rema#n so dur#ng #ts '#(e. w#th#n a d#stance o( at 'east 10 t#mes the d#((erence ..1.1.eci/ied (no2 Lo$d 819 .1.1. S .1. )s.a. 263 and 2. l S 'arger &'an d#mens#on o( the roo(.ort$nce +$ctor /or (no2 Lo$d. 859 For buildings #n the Low and Borma' +m&ortance )ategor#es as set out #n . the w#nd e5&osure (actor. / S +s T/s 2). where.9 0.0 m.1 or 0.6. /s S 1-#n-10-year ground snow 'oad.0ect to snow and assoc#ated ra#n sha'' .e 0. (or roo(s w#th )w S 0.2.1.2.struct#on and ). de(#ned as 2w-wA!l. #n metres. sha'' .he . and /r S 1-#n-10-year assoc#ated ra#n 'oad...0 and lc greater than or e:ua' to .1. . (or roo(s w#th )w S 1.'e 4.2132a3 .9 0.'e o( res#st#ng the 'oads #m&osed . I( Form#ng -art o( /entence 4.

and a&&'#ed o$er the hor#Conta' &ro0ect#on o( the sur(ace and a'' tr#..e 1.1.1.!. 2.he sha&e (actor.0 when the roo( s'o&e. sha&e and de('ect#on o( the 'oaded sur(ace ma7e an accumu'at#on o( ra#nwater &oss#. as &ro$#ded #n /entence 213.`3!40E where ` #s greater than 30E .3 260E . 829 . (. : S re(erence $e'oc#ty &ressure. 6ind Lo$d 5.he s'o&e (actor. ga. `.<.0.e ca'cu'ated us#ng the (o''ow#ng (ormu'a: & S +w:)e)g)& where. d#str#.sect#on 1. arched or cur$ed roo(s and domes. 'oads due to ra#n need not . d#str#.'e 4.1. the s&ec#(#ed 'oad.9 . +w S #m&ortance (actor (or w#nd 'oad. 8.6.e des#gned (or the s&ec#(#ed 'oad #n /entence 4.uted o$er the ent#re 'oaded area.e 1. e#ther as a &ressure d#rected towards the sur(ace or as a suct#on d#rected away (rom the sur(ace. sha'' . wh#ch sha'' . as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243.3 #ncreased snow 'oads #n $a''eys. 5. and 2c3 0 when ` e5ceeds 60E. sha&e and de('ect#on under 'oad ma7e such an accumu'at#on &oss#.'e roo(s o( 11E s'o&e or 'ess.6.2.. such as ra#nwater leaders.2.'e. 8=9 . due to the accumu'at#on o( ra#nwater on a sur(ace whose &os#t#on.1.e ca'cu'ated us#ng )a S 1.. 859 8here scu&&ers are &ro$#ded and where the &os#t#on.0E.o$e the 'e$e' o( the scu&&ers..0.1.5.ut not greater than 60E.1. (.213. and arched or cur$ed roo(s sha'' . . +ull $nd %$rti$l Lo$ding 819 % roo( or other building sur(ace and #ts structura' mem.2.213.ut not greater than . 8<9 .6.he &ro$#s#ons o( /entence 213 a&&'y whether or not the sur(ace #s &ro$#ded w#th a means o( dra#nage.`3!41E when ` #s greater than 11E. 2a3 non-un#(orm snow 'oads on ga.1.e the 'esser o( e#ther the one-day ra#n(a'' determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th /u.213.eci/ied 6ind Lo$d 819 . as &ro$#ded #n . )e S e5&osure (actor. #t sha'' . the 'oads due to ra#n sha'' . 2c3 #ncreased non-un#(orm snow 'oads due to snow dr#(t#ng onto a roo( that #s at a 'e$e' 'ower than other &arts o( the same building or at a 'e$e' 'ower than another building w#th#n 1 m o( #t.eci/ied R$in Lo$d 819 65ce&t as &ro$#ded #n /entence 243. sha'' .2. and ha'( o( th#s 'oad on the rema#nder o( the 'oaded area.'e.e.a.1. 2d3 #ncreased non-un#(orm snow 'oads on areas ad0acent to roo( &ro0ect#ons. and 2c3 0 where ` e5ceeds . 8!9 65ce&t as &ro$#ded (or #n /entence 4.uted on any one &ort#on o( the 'oaded area. ('at roo(s and shed roo(s. and 2e3 #ncreased snow or #ce 'oads due to snow s'#d#ng or me'twater dra#n#ng (rom ad0acent roo(s.1. 'arge chimneys and e:u#&ment.sect#on 1. 2a3 1.. such as &enthouses.'e.e ass#gned other $a'ues that account (or.0 when used #n con0unct#on w#th sha&e (actors (or #ncreased snow 'oads as g#$en #n )'auses 2 32. (or uno.utary sur(aces.2. )a. 5.structed s'#&&ery roo(s where snow and #ce can s'#de com&'ete'y o(( the roo( sha'' .ut#on #n /entence 213. (.0E .2.0ect to 'oads due to snow accumu'at#on sha'' .0E. & S s&ec#(#ed e5terna' &ressure act#ng stat#ca''y and #n a d#rect#on norma' to the sur(ace.1. 269 .e cons#dered to act s#mu'taneous'y w#th 'oads due to snow. #s that resu't#ng (rom the one-day ra#n(a'' determ#ned #n con(ormance w#th /u.. #n such a way as to &roduce the most cr#t#ca' e((ects on the mem. or a de&th o( ra#nwater e:ua' to 30 mm a.he s&ec#(#ed e5terna' &ressure or suct#on due to w#nd on &art or a'' o( a sur(ace o( a building sha'' . )s. e5ce&t that where a&&ro&r#ate (or the sha&e o( the roo(.<. a&&'#ed o$er the hor#Conta' &ro0ect#on o( the sur(ace and tr#..3 2.1.