• Canadian Hydronics Council
  • Industrial Pipe, Valve & Fittings Council
  • Plumbing Industry Advisory Council

The Industrial Pipe, Valves & Fittings Council (IPVF), a council within the Canadian Institute of Plumbing and Heating (CIPH), and is a national council comprised of representatives from a cross section of CIPH regions.


  • To build and maintain a membership that represents the IPVF industry.
  • To encourage good relations among Members and to provide effective public relations for the IPVF industry. 
  • To maintain influence with Regulatory Agencies in Canada with respect to PVF products to work for improved legislation and regulation.
  • To encourage education and training of personnel for the IPVF Industry.
  • To encourage market research. To acquire and disseminate useful information and accurate statistics about the IPVF Industry.
  • To maintain contact and establish co-operative relationships with allied industry associations in Canada and in the U.S.A.
  • To encourage the CIPH Regions to form active Regional IPVF Committees.
If you are a manufacturer, specialist, wholesaler, contractor or installer, working with industrial pipe, valves and fittings this Council is your source of information about the industry, products, codes and standards, training, and more. 

IPVF Council Terms of Reference

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