Regulations

Electrical, Gas, Elevating Devices and Boiler, Pressure Vessel & Refrigeration Fees (2015-2017)

BC Safety Authority is proposing an increase of a weighted average of 9% over the next three years to fees for the electrical, gas, elevating devices and boiler, pressure vessel and refrigeration technologies. Additional changes are also proposed for specific fees.

Status: Closed (decision pending)

This consultation is now closed as at September 15, 2014, 12:00pm PDT.

Review the consultation material

Read the discussion paper (including the proposed fee schedules)
View the proposed electrical fee schedule
View the proposed gas fee schedule
View the proposed elevating devices fee schedule
View the proposed boilers, pressure vessels and refrigeration fee schedule
View the proposed homeowner fee schedule

Learn about the feedback already received

Read the Frequently Asked Questions for the 2015-2017 fee consultation
Read the comments received to date
Number of comments received to date: 55

Provide feedback

Thank you to those who provided their feedback. All comments received will be moderated and posted on our website according to our Content Submission Guidelines.

Meeting schedule:

Tuesday, August 5
COMPLETE

Elevating devices clients
Webinar and in-person meeting

Wednesday, August 6
COMPLETE

All clients
Webinar meeting

Tuesday, August 26
COMPLETE

Elevating devices clients
Webinar and in-person meeting

Summary results of the consultation

Results will be communicated in the coming weeks.

Decision

A decision will be rendered once consultation feedback has been reviewed and taken into consideration.

Questions?

Contact us at feecomments@safetyauthority.ca

Propane Operating Permits Consultation

Status: Proposed (Initial)

This consultation is targeted to launch in July 2014. Sign up to be notified about this consultation.

Review the consultation material

This consultation is to clarify the operating permit requirements for the use of propane pressure vessels as described in the Power Engineers, Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration Safety Regulation and CAN/CSA B149.2-10.

No consultation material is available at this time.

Learn about the feedback already received

This consultation is still in its initial stages. No feedback has been received at this time.

Provide feedback

No feedback meethod is available at this time. Meetings and webinars have not yet been scheduled.

Summary results of the consultation

Results will be communicated following the consultation.

Decision

Effective date: TBD

Questions?

Contact us at stakeholder.engagement@safetyauthority.ca

Amusement Devices Fee Increase Consultation

A consultation on BC Safety Authority’s fee schedule for Amusement Devices was held from October 1 to December 1, 2013. Based on the feedback received, the proposed fee schedule remained unchanged. The new fee schedule took effect on April 1, 2014.

The consultation report summarizing the feedback received can be found below.

Consultation report (without appendices)

Appendix A: Final amusement devices fee schedule 2014-2016 (effective April 1, 2014)
Appendix B: Verbatim feedback received

If you have any questions about this consultation, please contact
Frank Do, Leader - Stakeholder Engagement
stakeholder.engagement@safetyauthority.ca or 778-396-2049

Passenger Ropeways Fee Increase Consultation

A consultation on BC Safety Authority’s fee schedule for Passenger Ropeways was held from October 1 to December 1, 2013. Based on the feedback received, the fee increase of 3% for 2014, 2015 and 2016 went forward as proposed. The new fee schedule took effect April 1, 2014.

A summary of the feedback received and the results of the consultation can be found in the below report.

Consultation report (without appendices)

Appendix A: Final Passenger Ropeways Fee Schedule (effective April 1, 2014)
Appendix B: Verbatim Feedback Received

If you have any questions about this consultation, please contact:
Frank Do, Leader - Stakeholder Engagement
stakeholder.engagement@safetyauthority.ca or 778-396-2049

Hydraulic Elevators with Griffin Controller Submission Form

As per Safety Order - Hydraulic Elevators: Griffin Controller #: SO-ED 2013-01, Part 2: Requirements (s) of this safety order, please submit the following information to BC Safety Authority.

Railway Townhall 2011

Safety issues and polices that affect railway operations are discussed through regional meetings and other processes.

Townhall Minutes

Townhall Matrix (referred to in the Townhall Minutes)

Townhall Statistics (presented at the Townhall)

Respect Manual (presented at the Townhall)

Directives

The BC Safety Authority issues directives to clarify or provide new interpretation of a regulation or code. Compliance is mandatory.

Those who are interested in the alternative safety approaches should comply with the instructions in the directive.

Railway Safety Management System Guidelines