Kentucky Permit Building Code Licensing Information

Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction
101 Sea Hero Road Suite 100
Frankfort
KY
40601
Phone: 502-573-0373
Fax: 502-573-1059

Notes:

State Website http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx
State Licensing No state license for general contracting. License required for plumbing, and HVAC.
State Building Code The State of Kentucky has adopted the 2013 Kentucky Building Code (in reference to 2012 International Building Code, IBC), the 2013 Kentucky Residential Code (in reference to 2012 International Residential Code, IRC), the 2013 Kentucky Plumbing Code (in reference to 2012 International Plumbing Code, IPC), the 2014 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70), and the 2013 Kentucky Mechanical Code (in reference to 2012 International Mechanical Code, IMC).

Residential one – and – two family dwellings in Kentucky may be constructed without any plan review or inspection.

State Licensing Division http://dhbc.ky.gov/
State Fire Marshall http://dhbc.ky.gov/fp/
State Environmental Permit http://dep.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

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