Cincinnati, Ohio Building Codes

Building Codes References

Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling Code2007 Ohio Building Code (IBC 2006)Online, (513) 352-3260
Structural Code2007 Ohio Building Code (IBC 2006)Online, (513) 352-3260
Plumbing Code2007 Ohio Plumbing Code (IPC 2006)Online, (513) 352-3260
Mechanical Code2007 Ohio Mechanical Code (IMC 2006)Online, (513) 352-3260
Electrical Code2007 Ohio Building Code - NFPA 70Online, (513) 352-3260
Accessibility CodeADAAG (2007 Ohio Building Code)Online, (513) 352-3260
Energy Code2006 IECC (Residential) and ASHRAE 90.1-2004 (Commercial)Online, (513) 352-3260
Elevator CodeASME A17.1a - 2005 (Ohio Administrative Code 4101:5 and 1301:3-6Commerce Dept., Division of Industrial Compliance, Elevator Inspection Section, (614) 644-3524

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
StructuralBill Spurling
Supervising Plan Examiner
Phone: (513) 352-3313
Fax: (513) 352-1598
PlumbingElmer Weil
Supervising Plumbing Inspector
Phone: (513) 352-3280
Fax: (513) 352-1598
MechanicalBill Spurling
Supervising Plan Examiner
Phone: (513) 352-3313
Fax: (513) 352-1598
ElectricalElectrical Inspection Dept.
Phone: (513) 381-6080
Fax: (513) 352-1598
AccessibilityBill Spurling
Supervising Plan Examiner
Phone: (513) 352-3313
Fax: (513) 352-1598
Historic PreservationWilliam Forwood
Urban Conservator
Phone: (513) 352-4890
EnvironmentalOffice of Environmental Management
Phone: (513) 352-5310
Fax: (513) 352-4970
Fire MarshalFire Inspections and Fire Code Permits
Phone: (513) 357-7585
ZoningReggie Lyons
Supervising Zoning Administrator
Phone: (513) 352-3273
PlanningCommunity Development and Planning
Phone: (513) 352-6146
City AttorneyDotty Carman
Acting Chief Counsel
Phone: (513) 352-1575
Public WorksJoseph Carlton
Acting, Director of Public Works
Phone: (513) 325-3218
Parks/RecreationPark Board
Phone: (513) 861-8970
AviationIsaac Mincy
Director of Public Utilities
Phone: (513) 352-1904
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