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Planning, Property & Development

Information Bulletins

The Development & Inspections Division periodically issues Information Bulletins on building regulations and processes, both technical and administrative, as well as interpretations of applicable codes and bylaws.

Bulletin Numbers

Each bulletin has an identification number which indicates the year it was issued and the discipline(s) it relates to. For example, bulletin 2013-005-B/E was issued in 2013, it was the 5th bulletin issued that year and it relates to building and electrical topics.

Code Area of Discipline
A Admin
B Building
E Electrical
F Fire
M Mechanical
P Plumbing
S Structural
Sp Sprinkler
Z Zoning
   
Issued in: 2005 | 2007 | 2008 | 2011 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015
2017 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022
   


Issued in 2022

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2022-018-B/E/S

Solar Photovoltaic Installations

November 14, 2022
2022-017-A/B/E/M/P/S

Adoption of the National Energy Code (2011)

November 14, 2022
2022-016-B

Drawing Submissions

November 14, 2022
2022-015-B/E/F/M

Painting, Coating Types of Operations

November 14, 2022
2022-014-B

Alternate Solutions for Houses with Fire-Rated Cantilevered Floor Systems

November 14, 2022
2022-013-A/B/E/F/M/P/S/Sp

Display Suites for Multi Residential Buildings

November 14, 2022
2022-012-B/E/F/Z

Guidelines for Buildings Used for Temporary Overnight Shelters

November 14, 2022
2022-011-E

Electrical Drawing Requirements for New Construction of Commercial & Industrial Buildings

November 14, 2022
2022-010- B/E/Sp

Day Care Centres Fire and Life Safety Requirements

November 14, 2022
2022-009-B

Infill Housing Construction Regulations

November 14, 2022
2022-008-B/M

Wood Fired Pizza Ovens Permit Requirements and Information

November 14, 2022
2022-007-E

Electrical Permits Required for Alarm System and Voice, Data and Video Installations

November 14, 2022
2022-006-M

Commercial Listed Ecology Units

November 14, 2022
2022-005-A/B/E/P

Sump Pit Permits for Housing

November 14, 2022
2022-004-E

Clarification of Arc Fault Circuits

July 1, 2022
2022-002-E

2022 Winnipeg Electrical By-law, PowerPoint presentation

June 6, 2022
2022-001-S

Helical, Augured and Screw Piles in Commercial Applications

May 5, 2022

 


Issued in 2021

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2021-007-B/S

Engineering Requirements for Housing

December 23, 2021
2021-006-B

Containment & Separation for Attached Secondary Suite Design

December 21, 2021
2021-004-B

Vapour Barrier and Insulation
Installations and Applications in Housing Inspections

May 18, 2021
2021-003-A/S

Structural Shop Drawing Submissions

April 28, 2021
2021-002-B/M/Sp

Permit Requirements for Sprinkler & Standpipe Installations in Existing Buildings

April 16, 2021
2021-001-E

Landscape Lighting

February 8, 2021

 


Issued in 2020

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2020-001-AB

Defining Occupancy

March 27, 2020

 


Issued in 2019

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2019-003-E

Pool Bonding Permit Requirements

August 12, 2019

 


Issued in 2017

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2017-009-B

Building Permit Requirements for Housing

December 8, 2017
2017-007-M

HVAC in Class C Health Care Facilities

November 3, 2017
2017-003-B

Mixed Occupancy - Building Classification

May 4, 2017
2017-002-P

Depth of Burial for Underground Plumbing Pipes

March 31, 2017
2017-001-S

Acceptance of Augered Piles

February 24, 2017

 


Issued in 2015

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2015-002-E

ULC Listing for Fire Rated Cables

December 18, 2015

 


Issued in 2014

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2014-015-B/E/M

Sprinkler System Zoning in Contained Use Areas, Impeded Egress Zones and Care and Treatment Facilities

December 17, 2014
2014-013-E/M

Motors Controlled by Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)

September 11, 2014
2014-012-E

Clarification for the Use of Integral Disconnecting Means

September 8, 2014
2014-008-P

Interpretation of Emergency Floor Drains

July 3, 2014
2014-007-E

Smoke Alarm Installations in Dwelling Units

May 29, 2014

 


Issued in 2013

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2013-007-B/E
Determination of Requirement for a Fire Alarm System - MBC Sentence 3.2.4.1.(5) September 16, 2013
2013-006-B
Manitoba Building Code Amendments Regarding Washrooms - MBC Section 3.8 July 1, 2013
2013-005-B/E
Policy for the Installation of Photoluminescent Exit Signs May 14, 2013
2013-004-S
Limit States Design May 9, 2013
2013-001-B/E
Clarification for the Installation of Fire Alarm Visual Signal Devices January 29, 2013

 


Issued in 2011

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2011-002-B/E
Policy for Exit Sign Installations in Existing Buildings April 1, 2011
2011-001-E

Use of CSTE's

January 21, 2011

 


Issued in 2008

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2008-005-B/E
Mounting Heights of Electrical Controls in Barrier-Free Paths of Travel September 24, 2008
2008-003-E
Requirements for Hydromassage Bathtubs May 5, 2008
2008-002-B/E
Qualification Requirements for Personnel Conducting Verification of Fire Alarm Systems March 6, 2008

 


Issued in 2007

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2007-003-E
Clarification Notice for CSTE's on Overhead Services November 7, 2007
2007-002-B/E
Clarification for Fire Alarm Audibility in Multi-Residential Buildings, PowerPoint Presentation August 8, 2007

 


Issued in 2005

Bulletin Number Title Date Issued
2005-001-E
Electrical Engineering Required July 1, 2005

 

Last update: November 16, 2022

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