Building Codes

Currently Adopted Building Codes

The Board of County Commissioners adopted the following building codes for the unincorporated area of Seward County, Kansas in Resolution 2008-11:

  • 2006 International Building Code
  • 2006 International Residential Code for One and Two Family Dwellings
  • 2006 International Mechanical Code
  • 2006 International Plumbing Code
  • 2006 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2006 International Fire Code
all published by the International Code Council, and the following published by the National Fire Protection Association:
  • 2008 National Electrical Code
  • 2003 Life Safety Code
Copies of these code are available for review in the Planning and Zoning Office and in the County Clerk's Office during normal business hours. Some of these codes are also available here.