State of Arkansas Building Code and Licensing Information

Arkansas Building Authority
501 Woodlane Drive, Suite 101N
Little Rock, AR,  72201
Fax: 501-682-5589

Notes: State codes were updated July, 2017


 Code Type  Applicable Code with Amendments  Contact
Building Code The State of Arkansas has elected to adopt the 2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code (in reference to 2012 International Building Code, IBC), 2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention (in reference to 2012 International Residential Code, IRC), and the 2012 Arkansas Plumbing Code (in reference to 2012 International Plumbing Code, IPC). Arkansas State Fire Marshall
Arkansas State Police
#1 State Police Plaza
Little Rock, AR 72010
Electrical 2012 Arkansas National Electrical Code (in reference to 2014 National Electrical Code, NEC) Arkansas State Board of Electrical Examiners
10421 West Markham
Little Rock AR 72205-2190
Fax 501-682-1765
Mechanical 2013 Arkansas Mechanical Code (in reference to 2009 International Mechanical Code, MEC) Arkansas Department of Health

4815 West Markham Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
1-501-661-2000 or 1-800-462-0599

State Environmental Permit
State Environmental Permit
State Environmental Permit