Fuel Safety Bulletins

Fuel Safety Bulletins : NS Labour and Advanced Education, Fuel Safety
Bulletin No.
Topic
Date Issued
Class C Gas Operator Licence
October 3, 2017
Fuel Safety Code adoption information sessions
September 5, 2017
Plans submitted with permit applications
August 4, 2017
Termination of appliance and regulator vents
July 5, 2017
2017-03 Propane Container Vaporization Rates March 31, 2017
2017-02 Rego filler valve L7579 February 28, 2017
2017-01 Installations with multiple cylinders / tanks February 16, 2017
2016-01 New Fuel Safety Staff/Permits/Green Tags August 31, 2016
2015-003 Directive: Propane Bulk Plants August 25, 2015
2015-002 Directive: Fuel Safety Regulations, Section 87 June 19, 2015
2015-001 Directive: Application for field approval of un-certified equipment April 13, 2015
2015-01 Vaporizers and Heavy Ends Traps February 9, 2015
2014-03 Giant Water Heater Safety Recall November 3, 2014
FSD 2014-01 Static Discharge/ Propane Bulk Plants July 28, 2014
2014-02 Boiler Installations Requirements July 4, 2014
TSA-007 Oil installation compliance inspection June 26, 2014
2014-01

Weil-McLain Boiler Safety Recall

May 20, 2014
2013-06 Construction sites December 19, 2013
TSA-006 Oil installation compliance inspection December 12, 2013
2013-05 Underground Gas Piping identification December 10, 2013
2013-04 Underground propane tanks December 12, 2013
2013-03 Domestic Heat Pumps July 31, 2013
TSA-005 Oil installation compliance inspection June 21, 2013
2013-02 Uncertified and converted equipment requiring special inspection and approval June 19, 2013
2013-01 Vaporizers and heavy-ends traps March 13, 2013
TSA-004 Oil installation compliance inspection December 14, 2012
TSA-003 Oil installation compliance inspection June 28, 2012
2012-03 Green Tag Responsibilities May 8, 2012
2012-01 Propane Bulk and Cylinder delivery driver responsibilities March 2, 2012
2011-05 Building Energy Management Systems November 3, 2011
2011-04 Oil Regulation Clarification - Section 90 October 4, 2011
2011-03 Class 2A Fuel Safety Contractor License application October 4, 2011
TSA-002 Oil installation compliance inspection March 8, 2012
2011-02 Uncertified LAARS oil-fired boilers March 2, 2011
2010-05 Plan submissions and CSA applications August 18, 2010
2010-04 Underground Oil Lines June 23, 2010
2010-03 Oil Tank interstitial monitoring April 9, 2010
2010-02 Welded piping April 9, 2010
2010-01 New CSA B149 Codes Released January 19, 2010
2009-06 Changes to the newest version of the CSA B139 Installation Code for Oil-Burning Equipment. December 9, 2009
2009-05 New version of CSA B139 Installation Code for Oil Burning Code Released September 18, 2009
2009-04 NFPA-96 in relation to Limited-Use commercial cooking equipment August 31, 2009
2009-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Uncertified appliances for which there is no recognized national standard (Rev 1) August 26, 2009 (Revised December 1, 2011)
Memo Memorandum - Conversions - FS Bulletin 2008-07 April 14, 2009
2009-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Common venting of appliances utilizing different fuels March 23, 2009 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2009-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Acceptable outdoor tubing supports

March 10, 2009

Memo Memorandum May 27, 2008
2008-09 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Acceptable existing chimneys for Natural Gas conversion projects August 4, 2008 (Revised October 4, 2011
2008-08 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Plastic venting systems July 25, 2008 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2008-07 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Conversion of existing oil/propane boilers to natural gas July 8, 2008
2008-06 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Upgrading of existing oil-fired boilers to newer oil burners September 27, 2007 (Revised: Oct. 22, 2009)
2008-05 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Propane/natural gas-burning Appliance Certification May 22, 2008 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2008-04 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Conversion of existing commercial/industrial propane equipment to use natural gas May 22, 2008 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2008-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Oil-burning appliance certification Sept 16, 2008 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2008-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin - Uncertified oil-burning central heating appliances in use Sept 16, 2008 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2008-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin - CSST Systems and Plastic Underground Piping systems May 14, 2008
2007-05 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Fuel Safety Installation Registrations
May 1, 2007 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2007-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Cylinders stored at rental equipment businesses.
January 04, 2007 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2006-05 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Release of propane vapors/liquid to atmosphere prohibited
August 04, 2006
2006-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Marking of gas piping in commercial, industrial and assembly buildings
July 25, 2006 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2006-02 Conversion of existing certified boilers from oil or propane to natural gas February 23, 2006 (Rev. 1 July 19, 2006, Rev. 2 September 12, 2006)
2006-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Regulator certification
February 23, 2006 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2005-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
CSST tubing systems
October 12, 2005
2005-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Propane-engine emergency generators
April 25, 2005 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2004-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Cylinder enclosures/recesses
June 11, 2004 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2003-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
November 17, 2003 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2003-03a Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General Installation Plan Submissions
June 23, 2003
2003-03b Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Cylinder Storage Location Plan Submissions
June 23, 2003
2003-03c Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Bulk Plant and Dispenser Plan Submissions
June 23, 2003
2003-03d Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Contact Information
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2003-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Installation of Propane or Natural Gas-fuelled Hearth Products (Fireplaces, inserts and stoves)
January 20, 2003
2003-01a Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Amendments to the Regulations Respecting Fuel Safety
January 8, 2003
2002-02(c) Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Hydronic Radiant In-floor Heating Systems
December 11, 2002
2002-02(b) Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Finned Tube Type Heating Boilers
December 11, 2002
2002-02(a) Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Dual Purpose Hot Water Heaters
December 11, 2002
2002-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
December 11, 2002 (Revised December 1, 2011)
Memo Pizza/Bake ovens in commercial kitchens August 23, 2002
2002-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Restaurant appliances serviced by uncertified personnel
March 22, 2002 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2001-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Propane cylinder storage cages/cabinets
August 1, 2001 (Revised December 1, 2011)
Memo Is Propane Dangerous? January 16, 2001
2000-05(a) Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Vent Cracking/Separation on 1992-1996 Rheem Propane-fuelled Power Vented Water Heaters - Additional Information
December 6, 2000
2000-05 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Vent Cracking/Separation on 1992-1996 Rheem Propane-fuelled Power Vented Water Heaters
December 6, 2000
2000-04 (a) Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Accepted Certification Marks
November 3, 2000
2000-04 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
November 3, 2000 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2000-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
July 21, 2000 (Revised December 1, 2011)
2000-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
January 20, 2000 (Revised December 1, 2011)
1999-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Off road vehicle (Fork lift-trucks, ice maintenance machines, etc.) propane fuel system issues
July 23, 1999 (Revised December 1, 2011)
1999-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
March 19, 1999 (Revised December 1, 2011)
1998-02 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
September 10, 1998
Memo Propane-Fuelled Floor Buffers March 1, 1998
1997-05 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
December 5, 1997
1997-04 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
September 16, 1997 (Revised December 1, 2011)
1997-03 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
Automatic fire suppression system requirements
July 15, 1997
1997-01 Fuel Safety Bulletin -
General
January 17, 1997 (Revised December 1, 2011)