Sustainable Development and Construction
International Code Council (ICC) Online Code Library
Building construction codes effective March 1, 2017 or as noted otherwise. Click the links below to download the PDF files.
CHAPTER 16: 2015 International Fire Code, including Appendix J, with Dallas Amendments (effective October 1, 2016)
The Fire Code amendments include adoption of the 2013 Edition of the following Standards: Sprinklers, NFPA 13, 13D, 13R and Fire Alarm, NFPA 72.
CHAPTER 53: 2015 International
Building Code with Dallas Amendments
CHAPTER 54: 2015 International
Plumbing Code with Dallas Amendments
CHAPTER 55: 2015 International
Mechanical Code with Dallas Amendments
CHAPTER 56: 2017 National Electrical Code with Dallas Amendments (effective March 1, 2018)
CHAPTER 57: 2015 International
Residential Code with Dallas Amendments
CHAPTER 59: 2015 International
Energy Conservation Code with Dallas Amendments
CHAPTER 60: 2015 International
Fuel & Gas Code with Dallas Amendments
General Code Questions: Email addresses listed below are monitored daily from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.
General Building Code:
Please call 214-948-4480 and ask to speak with the Building Code Plans Examiner on call.
General Residential Code Questions (Single Family/Duplex):
Please call 214-948-4480 and ask to speak with the Residential Code Plans Examiner on call.
General Zoning Code:
Please call 214-948-4480 and ask to speak with the Zoning Code Plans Examiner.
For final Code interpretations or requests for Alternate Material/Method contact appropriate Chief as listed below.:
Plumbing & Mechanical
Chief Plumbing / Mechanical Code Administrator
Chief Electrical Code Administrator
Shahla Layendecker, AIA, CBO, RID
Chief Building Code Administrator