Most technical provisions of the BC Fire Code describe how the code’s objectives and functional statements are achieved. However, some provisions, like this one, do not relate directly to a code objective. The following analysis is provided to assist in understanding of the provision.



Support of carport and garage superstructures, including that portion beneath garage doors, serving not more than one dwelling unit, for buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence of Division A for application of Part 9].


To direct Code users to Sections 9.12. and 9.15., which contain requirements regarding foundations.