2021 Building Codes for IBC/IRC and Links to Quick Guides
2021 International Building Codes and International Residential Codes
Lawrence County adopted the 2021 ICC Building Codes July 26, 2022 to protect the health, safety and welfare of people by creating safe buildings and communities. It is the contractors responsibility to understand and adhere to all 2021 International Residential (IRC)/Building Codes (IBC). Below is the links to the International Code Councils free view of the 2021 IBC as well as the RBC:
The following quick guides are to help answer some basic questions an regulations that we have in Lawrence County when building structures. This is just a basic guide and does not include all regulations please make sure you are utilizing the full codes and or asking the Building Inspector when you have specific questions.