Commissioning of and Putting Appliances into Use

Industry: Fuels - Gaseous Fuels, Fuels - Propane

Category: Regulatory Updates

May 30, 2023


The Technical Standards and Safety Authority has posted an advisory on the responsibilities of contractors and certificate holders who install and commission gaseous appliances and fuel distributors who supply fuel to those appliances at residential homes, particularly during construction. The CSA B-149.1, Natural Gas and Propane Installation, code requires that all appliances be installed and commissioned in compliance with code and manufacturer’s instructions.

Please read advisory FS-262-23 for details. 

Fuels Safety Program
Technical Standards and Safety Authority