STANDATA Electrical Safety Information Bulletin O&G-10 [rev-4] April 2017. Intended as an explanation for code updates which contain more stringent requirements than those contained in a previous code edition, and the impacts of those changes on existing electrical installations.
The following new gas codes were adopted under the Gas Code Regulation (AR 111/2010) and came into effect on January 1, 2016 under the Safety Codes Act:
• CSA-B149.1-15 - Natural Gas and Propane Installation Code – This code provides the minimum requirements for the installation of natural gas and propane appliances and equipment downstream of a natural gas meter or from a propane distributor’s tank.
• CSA-B149.2-15 – Propane Storage and Handling Code – This provides the minimum requirements for the storage, handling, transportation and transfer of propane.
• CSA-B149.3-15 – Code for the field approval of fuel-related components on appliances and equipment – This code applies to the requirements for site specific fuel burning appliances and equipment for which there is no recognized Canadian standard.