City of Annapolis Building Codes

Adopted by City Council (with amendments)

As of July 23, 2012, the City of Annapolis has adopted the following updated codes with local amendments:

  • 2012 International Building Code (IBC)
  • 2012 International Residential Code (IRC)
  • 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
  • 2009 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
  • 2008 National Electric Code (NEC) – NFPA 70
  • 2009 National Standard Plumbing Code Illustrated
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC)
  • 2012 National Fuel Gas Code - NFPA 54
  • 2011 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code - NFPA 58
  • 2012 NFPA #101 Life Safety Code
  • 2012 NFPA #1 Fire Prevention Code

All submittals and applications for permits will be reviewed and inspected under the adopted codes.

Some codes are available through ICC at 1-800-786-4452. www.iccsafe.org

To gain information about a specific City Code, go to the City Code and The Charter and type your request in the Search option.