Where To Find the Latest Building Codes
The ICC has posted electronic copies of the 2018 building codes on their website here. Click “Free View” on the ICC website to view the electronic version. The residential code and the energy code went in to effect January 1, 2019.
Code Books Available
All NC Building Code book sales transactions (other than walk-in customers) will be made through the International Code Council at this link. Please call the ICC Store 1-800-786-4452 if you have questions.
Walk-in customers only may make your purchase in person at 325 N. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC. Click here to download the form to make your purchase in person.
Please call NC Code Sales at 919-647-0029 if you have questions.
NCHBA Staff Contact
Robert Privott provides consultative services to NCHBA members on building codes, inspections and material defect issues and represents the interests of NCHBA members before the Building Code Council, the Code Officials Qualification Board, and in the N.C. General Assembly. If you are a member of NCHBA and have any building code related questions, concerns or suggestions, do not hesitate to contact Mr. Privott at 1-800-662-7129 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org . Robert is YOUR advocate and technical resource at NCHBA on building codes, construction materials and technology, and worker safety issues.