BUILDING CODES

HOW WE DO WHAT WE DO!

The Building Division is tasked with enforcing the minimum standards found in the various model codes adopted by the State of California through the Building Standards Commission and as adopted and amended by our City Council. These include, but are not limited to;

2013 California Building Code. Based on the International Building Code, 2009 Edition with 2010 California Amendments.
2013 California Plumbing Code. Based on the 2009 IAPMO Uniform Plumbing Code with 2010 California Amendments.
2013 California Mechanical Code. Based on the 2009 IAPMO Uniform Mechanical Code with 2010 California Amendments.
2013 California Electrical Code. Based on the 2008 NFPA 72 National Electrical Code with 2010 California Amendments.
2013 California Fire Code. Based on the 2009 International Fire Code.
2010 California Energy Code.
2013 California Administration Code
2013 California Referenced Standards Code
City of Santa Maria Ordinance Adopting and Amending the State Building Codes.
2013 California Green Building Code
2013 California Residential Code Based on the 2009 I.R.C.

See City Of Santa Maria Building Code Amendments Here

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act