Codes

State Codes


The following state codes are regulated by Construction Services in the City of Hamilton:
  • 2017 Ohio Building Code
  • 2019 Residential Code of Ohio
  • 2017 Ohio Mechanical Code
  • 2017 Ohio Plumbing Code
  • 2017 National Electric Code (commercial)
  • 2015 International Fuel Gas Code (commercial)
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code (residential)
  • 2017 Ohio Energy Code (commercial)
  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code (residential)
  • 2016 NFPA 13 - Sprinkler Systems
  • 2016 NFPA 72 - Fire Alarm Systems
Some of these codes can be viewed online. Copies can be purchased through the International Code Council (ICC) at their website.

Other Codes


Codes enforced by other departments in the City of Hamilton that may relate to your project include:
  • Hamilton Zoning Ordinance
  • Hamilton Health Ordinance
  • Hamilton Property Maintenance Ordinance
  • Ohio Fire Code