Department: Community Services
The Board has territory wide jurisdiction and hears appeals regarding denials or cancellations of permits or interpretations of the building code. The Board may also advise on how local products and materials may be used to construct buildings, and provide advice to the Minister on building standards and administration of the Act.
Authority: Building Standards Act, section 6
Period: 1991 to present
Type: Adjudicative; Advisory
The Commissioner in Executive Council appoints the Board with up to 5 members and may designate which member shall be the Chair.
Appointment process: Order in Council
Requirements: No legislated criteria required to join. Training and experience in the building construction field is an asset. The Board seeks to have representation from 1 professional designer, 1 building contractor, and 3 members at large to carry out its mandate.
Meetings: As required in Whitehorse, Yukon.
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|Thomas, James M.||Member||11/25/2011|
|Sherwin, Randy||Member and Chair||08/28/2015|