Abilene, Texas Building Codes

Building Codes References

Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling CodeIBC 2003Building Department,
(915) 676-6273
Structural CodeIBC 2003Building Department,
(915) 676-6273
Plumbing CodeIPC 2003Building Department,
(915) 676-6273
Mechanical CodeIMC 2003Building Department,
(915) 676-6273
Electrical CodeNEC 2005Building Department,
(915) 676-6273
Accessibility CodeTexas Accessibility Standards (TAS)Secretary of State’s Office, (512) 463-5561 and online
Energy CodeIECC 2000Building Department,
(915) 676-6273
Elevator CodeIFGC 2003Building Department,
(915) 676-6273

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
StructuralDavid Sartor
Building Official
Phone: (915) 676-6272
PlumbingVan Watson
Assistant Building Official
Phone: (915) 676-6486
MechanicalVan Watson
Assistant Building Official
Phone: (915) 676-6486
ElectricalVan Watson
Assistant Building Official
Phone: (915) 676-6486
AccessibilityDavid Sartor
Building Official
Phone: (915) 676-6272
Fire MarshalEd Williams
Fire Marshal
Phone: (915) 676-6679
ZoningJeff Armstrong
Development Services
Phone: (915) 676-6475
PlanningJeff Armstrong
Development Services
Phone: (915) 676-6475
Public WorksAndy Anderson
City Engineer
Phone: (915) 676-6284