Arizona Building Codes

Building Codes References

Building Codes are established by the city jurisdictions in Arizona. Contact the cities directly for their code information.
Listed below are the minimum codes for AZ Dept of Health Services,licensed health care facilities statewide.
Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling CodeIBC 2006N/A
Structural CodeNoneN/A
Plumbing CodeIPC 2006
Mechanical CodeIMC 2006N/A
Electrical CodeNoneN/A
Fire/Life Safety CodeIFC 2006Dept. of Fire, Buildings & Life Safety, (602) 364-1003
Applies to all buildings
Accessibility CodeADAAGNo amendments
Applies to all buildings
Energy CodeIECC 2006No amendments
Applies to state-owned buildngs
Elevator CodeASME A17.1-1993Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health
(602) 542-5795
Gas CodeNoneN/A
Boiler Code----------Boiler Section, (602) 542-1771
Other CodesThere are enforced codes for manufactured homes, mobile homes, factory-built buildings and recreational vehicles. These codes are: International Building Code, 2003 Edition; International Residential Code, 2003 Edition; National Electric Code, 2002 Edition; International Mechanical Code, 2003 Edition.

Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ)

Authorities Having Jurisdiction are those government officials who are the final authority on questions in a particular area (or jurisdiction).
Jurisdictional AreaContact
Fire MarshalRobert Barger
State Fire Marshal
Phone: (602) 364-1003
Fax: (602) 364-1052
Boiler InspectorChief Boiler Inspector
Phone: (602) 542-1648
Fax: (602) 542-1614
Elevator InspectorChief Elevator Inspector
Phone: (602) 542-1642
Fax: (602) 542-1614
Building codes are also available for these other Arizona municipalities: