Fire Prevention Division: Code Enforcement
500 James Robertson Parkway
Davy Crockett Tower
Contact Person: Christopher Bainbridge
Phone: 615-741-6246


Tennessee Permit, Building Code and Licensing Information

State Website
State Licensing Contractor licensing is required by the State of Tennessee.
State Code The State of Tennessee has adopted the 2012 International Building Code (IBC), the 2009 International Residential Code (IRC), the 2012 International Fire Code (IFC), the 2012 International Plumbing Code (IPC), the 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC), and the 1012 International Mechanical Code (IMC).


The NEC is effective as of March 19th, 2018.

State Licensing Division

State Fire Marshall
State Environmental Permit