Important Notice Regarding the 2022 Building Standard
Codes are available for purchase from the International Code Council, and digital copies, except the Building Energy Efficiency Standards, may be accessed at bsc.ca.gov/codes.aspx under the heading: "2022 Triennial Edition (effective January 1, 2023)".
Training classes are available through the following organizations:
Building Standards Currently Enforced
All new plan review applications submitted on or after January 1, 2023, are required to comply with the code editions referenced below.
- 2022 California Building Code,
- 2022 California Residential Code,
- 2022 California Green Building Standards Code,
- 2022 California Mechanical Code,
- 2022 California Electrical Code,
- 2022 California Plumbing Code,
- 2022 California Fire Code,
- 2022 California Energy Code
- 2022 California Existing Building Code,
- 2022 California Historical Code
- 1997 Uniform Housing Code (Chapters 5,6,7,8,9 and 10).
Links to the following applicable Documents are provided: