Summary of State Building Code Program: Updated 11/15/18
|TYPE OF CODE||CODE TITLE*||TECHNICAL BASIS||APPLICABILITY|
|Building||2012 International Building Code (IBC)||IBC||Schools, health care facilities, state buildings (fire only) and commercial buildings in rural areas|
|Plumbing||2012 Uniform Plumbing Code||UPC|
|Electrical||2011 National Electrical Code||NEC|
|Mechanical||2012 Uniform Mechanical Code||UMC|
|Wildfire Prevention||2009 or 2012 International Wildland Urban Interface Code||IWUIC||Statewide|
|*The office of State Fire Marshal is enforcing the inspection of schools, health care facilities, state buildings (fire protection only) and commercial buildings in rural areas.
**Residential dwelling construction complies with local jurisdictions which have adopted a building code.
Responsible Office: Department of Public Safety
Contact: Albert Ruiz
Title: Bureau Chief Fire Protection & Engineering
Department: State Fire Marshal
Address: 107 Jacobson Way
Carson City, Nevada 89701
Phone: (775) 684-7500
|State Licensing Division||
Contractor licensing is required by the State of Nevada.
|State Environmental Affairs||http://ndep.nv.gov/|