Electrical codes and standards

These resources will help homeowners and electrical contractors to install electrical wiring safely and in accordance with electrical codes. Read about service applications, permits, and inspections.

Electrical codes, standards, and guides

As of August 1, 2018 we intend to adopt and enforce the Manitoba Electrical Code, 13th Edition (PDF, 608 KB). Permits issued prior to August 1, 2018 will be based on the 12th Edition.

We are looking for your feedback on The Manitoba Electrical Code.

Informative notes

Permit application and fees

As of August 1, 2018 electrical permit fees will be increasing.

Permits issued prior to August 1, 2018 will be based on the current schedule of electrical permit fees.

Electrical contractor form

Electrical contractor permits and programs

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