New Construction Codes

Building Codes
The California Buildings Standards Commission completed the adoption and approval of the following Building Standards and all applicable codes on January 1, 2014.
 
2013 California Building Code
Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Building Code (Part 2 of Title 24), based on the 2012 International Building Code.

2013 California Residential Code

Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Residential Code (Part 2.5 of Title 24), based on the 2012 International Residential Code.

2013 California Electrical Code

Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Electrical Code (Part 3 of Title 24), based on the 2011 National Electrical Code.

2013 California Mechanical Code
Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Mechanical Code (Part 4 of Title 24), based on the 2012 Uniform Mechanical Code.

2013 California Plumbing Code
Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Plumbing Code (Part 5 of Title 24), based on the 2012 Uniform Plumbing Code.

2013 California Energy Code*
Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Energy Code (Part 6 of Title 24).
  
2013 California Green Building Standards Code
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Building Standards adopted by the Commission for the 2013 California Green Building Standards Code (Part 11 of Title 24).

More Information

For additional information, please contact the Building Division at 619.667.1176.