State Building Codes

Johns Creek requires the following current Georgia State Minimum Standard Building Codes for construction, as adopted by Georgia's Department of Community Affairs. These are mandatory codes.

Please note: There are Georgia Amendments to most of the following codes. Contact the Department of Community Affairs for more information concerning these amendments.

  • International Building Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014) (2015) (2017) (2018)
  • International Residential Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014) (2015) (2018)
  • International Fire Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014)
  • International Plumbing Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014) (2015)
  • International Mechanical Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014) (2015)
  • International Fuel Gas Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014) (2015)
  • National Electrical Code, 2017 Edition (No Georgia Amendments)
  • International Energy Conservation Code, 2009 Edition, with Georgia Supplements and Amendments (2011) (2012)
  • International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments (2014)