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 2018-18:

  • 2015 International Building Code                     IBC amendments
  • 2015 International Residential Code for One and Two Family Dwellings       IRC amendments
  • 2015 International Mechanical Code                           IMC amendments
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code                              IPC amendments  
  • 2015 International Fuel Gas Code                               IFGC amendments
  • 2015 International Existing Building Code                   IEBC amendments
  • 2015 International Property Maintenance Code          IPMC amendments
  • 2015 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code      ISPSC amendments
all published by the International Code Council, and the following published by the National Fire Protection Association:
  • 2014 National Electrical 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.