Texas Building Codes

Adoption Info

INCORPORATED UPDATES
2012 Texas Accessibility Standards
effective March 15, 2012
Original document
INDUSTRIALIZED HOUSING AND BUILDINGS
Amendments to the 2015 International Building Codes and the 2014 NEC
Effective August 1, 2017
Original document
Texas Administrative Code
TITLE 28 INSURANCE
PART 1 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE
CHAPTER 34 STATE FIRE MARSHAL
SUBCHAPTER C STANDARDS AND FEES FOR STATE FIRE MARSHAL INSPECTIONS
DIVISION 1 GENERAL PROVISIONS
RULE §34.303 Adopted Standards
effective February 1, 2017
Original document
Texas Administrative Code
TITLE 16 ECONOMIC REGULATION
PART 4 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATION
CHAPTER 73 ELECTRICIANS
RULE §73.100
Effective November 1, 2020
Original document
JUSTIFICATION FOR EMERGENCY RULE ADOPTION
Electricians
16 Texas Administrative Code, amendments to Chapter 73, §73.100
Effective May 20, 2021
Original document
FURTHER INFORMATION

Texas Building Codes

The building codes of Texas adopt the the International Building Code 2015 (IBC 2015), International Residential Code 2015 (IRC 2015), International Existing Building Code 2015 (IEBC 2015), International Plumbing Code 2015 (IPC 2015), International Mechanical Code 2015 (IMC 2015), International Fuel Gas Code 2015 (IFGC 2015), International Energy Conservation Code 2015 (IECC 2015), Fire Code, 2015, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2013, National Electrical Code, 2020, Life Safety Code, 2015, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2016, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete 2014, and the Texas Accessibility Standards 2012.

Texas building codes, including the fire and residential codes

Texas Agencies

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Website: https://www.tdlr.texas.gov/
Address: 920 Colorado, Austin, Texas 78701
P.O. Box: 12157 Austin, TX 78711
Email: media.inquiries@tdlr.texas.gov
Phone: (512) 463-6599
Fax: (512) 539-5736

Texas Department of Insurance
State Fire Marshal
Website: https://www.tdi.texas.gov/fire
Address: 333 Guadalupe, Austin TX 78701
P.O. Box: 12030, Austin, TX 78711
Email: Fire.Marshal@tdi.texas.gov
Phone: 512-676-6000