State Adoptions

Arkansas currently uses the 2012 AR Fire Prevention Code based on the 2012 IFC, IBC and IRC. The 2006 AR Plumbing Code based on the 2006 IPC and the 2006 AR Fuel Gas Code based on the 2006 IFGC.

  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code
  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code
  • 2006 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2009 International Mechanical Code
  • 2006 International Plumbing Code

Links to State Adoption Agencies

Arkansas State Fire Marshal

Arkansas Dept. of Health

Arkansas Energy Office

Arkansas Insurance Department

Arkansas Forestry Commission

Key Contacts

Arkansas Insurance Department:
Allen Kerr, State Insurance Commissioner
1200 West Third Street
Little Rock, AR 72201-1904
Phone: (501) 371-2600 or 1-800-282-9134

allen.kerr@arkansas.gov

 

PMG Promulgation:
Arkansas Dept. of Health
Robert Higginbottom, Director Protective Health Codes
4815 W. Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205-3867
Phone: (501) 661-2647
Robert.Higginbottom@Arkansas.gov

 

Arkansas Dept. of Environmental Quality - Arkansas Energy Office:
Mitchell Simpson, Associate Director
5301 Northshore Drive
North Little Rock, AR 72118-5317

Phone: (501) 682-7379

simpson@adeq.state.ar.us

 

Arkansas Forestry Commission:
Joe Fox, State Forester
1 Natural Resources Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: (501) 225-1598
joe.fox@agriculture.arkansas.gov