AIBC Newsletter | September 6, 2018

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Thursday, September 6, 2018
AIBC Administrative Bylaws 2018 Now in Effect
Supported by members and honorary members in the most recent electronic vote, the AIBC’s Administrative Bylaws 2018 have successfully passed the provincial government’s “disallowance” period and are now in effect. The suite is organized into four topic areas: Firms; Admission/Registration; Fees and Fines; and Chapters. Read more.
AIBC Adoption of the 2018 BC Building and Plumbing Code
The Province has adopted the 2018 edition of the British Columbia Building Code, including Book II Plumbing Services (BC Building and Plumbing Code). The new BC Building and Plumbing Code will be effective December 10, 2018.The AIBC, along with partners Building Officials' Association of B.C., Engineers and Geoscientists BC and BC Housing, are developing upgrade seminars which will be offered in fall/winter 2018. Read more.

AIBC Happenings
  • Council Response to Member Motion from the 2018 Annual Meeting is now available. Council is supportive of these motions and will work with staff to review and action the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada Report.
  • An additional date has been added for Ethics, Act & Bylaws Course: Thursday, October 25, 2018.
Intern Architect Happenings
  • The next round of Oral Review dates are scheduled for September 20, 25 and 26. The application period is now closed.
AIBC Volunteer Opportunities
  • Municipal Advisory Design Panels: District of Chilliwack, City of Duncan, City of Maple Ridge, District of Oak Bay, City of Pitt Meadows, City of Surrey, City of Vancouver – Urban Design Panel, City of Vancouver – Chinatown, City of Vancouver – Gastown, Municipality of Whistler, City of White Rock.
AIBC Courses
2018 AIBC Course Schedule.
AIBC Courses fill up quickly so ensure you register without delay. Upcoming courses with availability include the following:
Recognized Educational Provider Events
Following are the most recent upcoming REP events. For a full listing, see the AIBC events calendar.
Industry News
  • AIBC is a proud supporting sponsor of POP// CAN // CRIT 2018. Attendees of the symposium will hear dynamic conversations on the Business of Architecture in Canada. Learn more and register today.
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