Nevada Building Code

Nevada Building Code and Licensing Information

Updated: Jan. 16, 2023

Nevada Building Code Agency:

State Building Official: (PMG)
Doug Bennett
Conservation Manager
Southern Nevada Water Authority
(702) 862-3777

State Fire Marshal:
Pete Mulvihill
Nevada Department of Public Safety
State Fire Marshal
107 Jacobsen Way
Carson City, NV 89711
Phone: (775) 684-7525
Fax: (775) 684-7507

What is the Current Adopted Nevada Building Code?

Applicability (statewide, local, limited): STATEWIDE

Codes are adopted locally.

Please review the information found here for code adoption:

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

Reference Materials/Website

State Fire:
State Energy
State Licensing Division Contractor licensing is required by the State of Nevada.

State Forester
State Environmental Affairs
Nevada Building Code by County
Nevada Construction Code by County

Additional Building Codes by State

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

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