Accessibility is an important part of the BC Building Code. It is included so buildings are designed and constructed so everyone can reasonably approach, enter and exit buildings move safely throughout to use the facilities and services independently.
The National Research Council Canada offers Codes Canada publications for free. This includes the National Building Code, Fire Code, Energy Code and Plumbing Code. Orders can be placed for free downloadable PDFs through the Virtual Store. A registered account is required.
--Print copies are also available at Woodward Library in Vancouver, and at UBC Okanagan Library. Call number TH425 .N3 2015
Available in print at Woodward Library in Vancouver.
Note: The 2000 edition is also available here: http://webcat1.library.ubc.ca/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=3162945
The City of Vancouver also uses a supplementary document, the Street Restoration Manual; the PDF for this and more details are available on the City's Engineering Services website.