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.



Location-specific information for the structural design of buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence of Division A for application of Part 9].


To direct Code users to Subsection 1.1.3. for requirements regarding climatic and seismic information for building design in Canada.