Annapolis Building Codes

Adopted by City Council (with Amendments)


As of March 1, 2017, the City of Annapolis has adopted the following updated codes with local amendments:
  • 2015 International Building Code
  • 2015 International Residential Code
  • 2015 International Existing Building Code
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2015 International Mechanical Code
  • 2015 National Fuel Gas Code
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code
  • 2015 International Property Maintenance Code
  • 2015 Swimming Pool and Spa Code
  • 2015 NFPA #101 Life Safety Code
  • 2015 NFPA #1 Fire Prevention Code
  • 2012 National Electrical Safety Code
  • 2011 National Electrical Code
All submittals and applications for permits will be reviewed and inspected under the adopted codes.

Some codes are available through ICC at 800-786-4452.

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