North Carolina Building Code, Permit and Licensing Information
North Carolina Code Agency:
North Carolina Dept. of Insurance:
North Carolina Building Code Council
1202 Mail Service Center
Raleigh NC 27699-1202
Phone: 919-647-0000 or 800-634-7854
North Carolina Construction Code and Edition Adopted:
- 2018 North Carolina State Code based on the 2015 International Building Code (IBC), with state amendments)
- 2018 North Carolina State Code: Residential Code based on the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC), with state amendments.
- 2018 North Carolina Energy Conservation Code based on the 2015 IECC and 90.1-2013
- 2017 North Carolina Electrical Code based on the 2017 National Electrical Code, NFPA 70 with North Carolina amendments
Applicability (statewide, local, limited): STATEWIDE
State code must be enforced in local jurisdictions.
|State Licensing||Contractor licensing is required by the State of North Carolina.
N. C. State Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors
|State Building Codes||
|State Licensing Division||https://www.nclicensing.org/OnlineReg.htm|
|State Fire Marshall||https://www.ncdoi.com/OSFM/|
|State Environmental Permit||https://portal.ncdenr.org/web/guest|
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