Fire drills are mandatory in the following occupancies:
- In day-care centres, facilities regulated by or under the Developmental Services Act and Group ‘B’ (Institutional) occupancies, fire drills shall be held at least monthly.
- In schools attended by children, total evacuation fire drills shall be held 3 times in each of the fall and spring school terms.
- In buildings within the scope of Subsection 3.2.6. (high buildings over 18m) of the Building Code, fire drills shall be held every 3 months.