State Adoptions

Codes are adopted locally. The State Fire Marshal adopted the 2012 IBC and IFC for schools, health care, state buildings, and commercial buildings for counties over 100k. The office also adopted the 2012 IWUIC statewide without the Chapter 5 construction requirements. The Nevada Public Works Board adopted the 2012 IBC, IRC, IFC, IECC, and IEBC for state owned buildings.

  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2012 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2012 International Existing Building Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code
  • 2012 International Urban-Wildland Interface Code

 

 

Links to State Adoption Agencies

Nevada Public Works Division

State Fire Marshal

State Energy Office

Key Contacts

State Fire Marshal:
Bart Chambers 
Nevada Department of Public Safety 
State Fire Marshal 
107 Jacobsen Way 
Carson City, NV 89711 
Phone: (775) 684-7525  
Fax: (775) 684-7518 
sfm@dps.state.nv.us 

Energy and Environmental Affairs:
Angela Dykema, Director 
Nevada State Energy Office 
755 North Roop Street, Suite 202 
Carson City, NV 89701 
Phone: (775) 687-1850 x7302 
Fax: (775) 687-1869 
Adykema@energy.nv.us 

PMG Board/Commission:
Derick Stowell
Nevada Board of Plumbing Examiners
760 N. Lamb Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89103-3769
Phone: (702) 224-3021
Fax: (702) 452-2638
derick@local525.org

State Insurance Commissioner:
Barbara D. Richardson, Commissioner 
Nevada Division of Insurance 
1818 East College Pkwy, Suite 103 
Carson City, NV 89706 
Phone: (775) 687-0700 
Fax: (775) 687-0787 
Brichardson@doi.nv.gov 

State Forester:
Joe Freeland, State Forester 
Division of Forestry 
2478 Fairview Drive 
Carson City, NV 89701 
Phone: (775) 684-2501 
Fax: (775) 684-2570 
jfreeland@forestry.nv.gov 

forestry.nv.gov/

Pool Code Adoption Agency:
Cody L Phinney, Administrator 
Nevada Department of Health and Human Services 
Division of Public and Behavioral Health 
4150 Technology Way, Ste 100 
Phone: (775) 684-4200 
Fax:  (775) 684-4211 
dpbh@health.nv.gov 
health.nv.gov/BFHS_EHS.htm