Building Code and Adoption Announcements

                                          ****UPCOMING BUILDING CODE CHANGE****


EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2023-Any application made after January 1, 2023 will have to be designed to the 2021 IRC and IBC Codes. Please Click here for more information


 EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2018 - ALL COMMERCIAL PLANS SUBMITTED MUST MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF 2017 ICC-ANSI A177-1.1
 
NOTICE OF PROPOSED FINAL FEMA FLOOD MAPS UPDATE-CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

  
CURRENT BUILDING CODES IN EFFECT BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2020
  

 The Town of Mount Pleasant follows the requirements of the 2018 International Code (IBC) Series with SC Amendments. For a complete listing of all the codes, please see the International Code Council Online Library for the 2018 IBC and the State Reference List of SC Amendments (see below for links).
   

  • 2018 International Code Series
  • 2018 International Building Code with SC modifications
  • 2018 International Residential Code with SC modifications
  • 2018 International Existing Building Code
  • 2018 International Fire Code with SC modifications
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code with SC modifications
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code with SC modifications
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2017 National Electrical Code with SC modifications
  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2017 ICC A117.1 Standards for Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities 
  • 2018 International Property Maintenance Code
  • SC Building Code Amendments-January 2020







For more information on the adoption of Building Codes please contact:

SCLLR
South Carolina Building Codes Council
PO Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29211-1329

 





  


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​Building Inspection Division​
​100 Ann Edwards Lane​
​Mount Pleasant SC 29464
​(843) 884-5184
BuildingInspectionsDivision@tompsc.com

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