Georgia

Georgia

Georgia

State Adoptions

The codes are adopted at the state level through the GA Department of Community Affairs, Building Codes Division and the GA State Codes Advisory Committee (GSCAC).

  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code
  • 2012 International Plumbing Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code

The following are considered permissive codes and can be adopted by cities and counties.

  • 2012 International Existing Building Code
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code
  • 2012 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code
  • 2012 International Urban Wildland Interface Code

Jurisdiction Adoptions

Columbus

  • International Existing Building Code
  • International Property Maintenance Code

Dunwoody

  • International Property Maintenance Code

Milton

  • International Existing Building Code
  • International Property Maintenance Code

Moultrie

  • International Existing Building Code
  • International Property Maintenance Code
  • International Urban Wildland Interface Code
  • International Zoning Code

Sugar Hill

  • International Existing Building Code

Thomasville

  • International Property Maintenance Code

 

 

Links to State Adoption Agencies

Department of Community Affairs

State Fire Marshal

Energy Office

Key Contacts

GA Dept of Community Affairs:
Office of Construction Codes
Ted Miltiades, Director
60 Executive Park South, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30329-2231
Phone: (404) 679-3106
Ted.Miltiades@dca.ga.gov

State Fire Marshal:
Dwayne Garriss, State Fire Marshal
Two Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
West Tower, Suite 620
Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone: (404) 656-0697
Fax: (404) 657-6971
dgarriss@sfm.ga.gov

GA Environmental Finance Authority:
Energy Resources Division
David Gipson, Director
233 Peachtree Street, NE
Harris Tower, Suite 900
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 584-1000
Fax: (404) 584-1069
dgipson@gefa.ga.gov

State Insurance Commissioner
Ralph T. Hudgens
Two Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
West Tower, Suite 704
Atlanta, GA 30334
Main Telephone: (404) 656-2070
Toll Free: (800) 656-2298
Fax: (404) 657-8542

State Forrester:
Georgia Forestry Commission
5645 Riggins Mill Road
Dry Branch, GA 31020
Phone: (478) 751-3500
Phone: 1-800-GA-TREES (428-7337)
Fax: (478) 751-3465
www.gfc.state.ga.us

Accessibility Advocates:
Mike Galifianakis, State ADA Coordinator
c/o Georgia State Financing & Investment Commission
270 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Suite 2140
Atlanta, GA 30334-9007
(404) 657-7313