Building Codes Adopted by the City

Building Codes adopted by the City of St. Louis


2018 International Building Code Ordinance 70794
Date adopted: 08-01-18

Existing Building

2018 International Existing Building Code Ordinance 70797
Date adopted: 08-01-18


2018 International Residential Code Ordinance 70795
Date adopted: 08-01-18


2018 International Energy Conservation Code Ordinance 70799
Date adopted: 08-01-18

Property Maintenance

2018 International Property Maintenance Code Ordinance 70798
Date adopted: 08-01-18

Fire Prevention 

2018 International Fire Code Ordinance 70796
Date adopted: 08-01-18


2009 Uniform Plumbing Code Ordinance 69255
Date adopted: 10-19-12

The Plumbing Code is still being developed; therefore, the 2009 Uniform Plumbing Code should still be referenced.


2018 International Mechanical Code Ordinance 70800
Date adopted 08-01-18

Fuel Gas

2018 International Fuel Gas Code Ordinance 70801
Date adopted 08-01-18


2017 National Electrical Code Ordinance 70802
Date adopted 08-01-18


City of St. Louis Zoning Ordinances Ordinance 59979 (not available online)
Date adopted 07-30-86

You may also want to search or browse Title 25 and Title 26 of the City Revised Municipal Code.

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