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Oxnard, California Building Codes

Building Codes References

• Oxnard follows the California Building Code 2001, but also has local amendments. See below. The California Building Code is available from www.iccsafe.org.
The 2007 California Building Standards Code changes will take effect January 1, 2008. For more information visit the California Building Standards Commission.
Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling CodeIBC 2006 (California Building Code 2007) & Oxnard Ordinance #2383State amendments see Special Notes;
Local amendments,
City Clerk,
(805) 385-7803
Structural CodeIBC 2006 (California Building Code 2007) & Oxnard Ordinance #2383State amendments see Special Notes;
Local amendments,
City Clerk,
(805) 385-7803
Plumbing CodeCalifornia Building Standards CodeState amendments see Special Notes;
Local amendments,
City Clerk,
(805) 385-7803
Mechanical CodeCalifornia Building Standards CodeState amendments see Special Notes;
Local amendments,
City Clerk,
(805) 385-7803
Electrical CodeNEC 2005 (California Electrical Code 2007) & Oxnard Ordinance #2383State amendments see Special Notes;
Local amendments,
City Clerk,
(805) 385-7803
Accessibility CodeCalifornia Building Code 2007 (Title 24, Part 2)California Access Compliance,
(916) 327-9698
Energy CodeCalifornia Energy Code 2007 (Title 24, Part 6)2005 standards online for download.
Elevator CodeCalifornia Elevator Safety Construction Code 2007 (California Code of Regulations, Title 8)ICC or (800) 423-6587

Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ)

Authorities Having Jurisdiction are those government officials who are the final authority on questions in a particular area (or jurisdiction).
Jurisdictional AreaContact
StructuralBuilding & Engineering Services
Phone: (805) 385-7925
Fax: (805) 385-7854
PlumbingBuilding & Engineering Services
Phone: (805) 385-7925
Fax: (805) 385-7854
MechanicalBuilding & Engineering Services
Phone: (805) 385-7925
Fax: (805) 385-7854
ElectricalBuilding & Engineering Services
Phone: (805) 385-7925
Fax: (805) 385-7854
AccessibilityBuilding & Engineering Services
Phone: (805) 385-7925
Fax: (805) 385-7854
EnvironmentalPlanning Division
Phone: (805) 385-7858
Fire MarshalSal Velasquez
Deputy Fire Marshal
Phone: (805) 385-7787
CivilCivil Engineer
Phone: (805) 385-7925
ZoningSusan L. Martin
Planning Division Manager
Phone: (805) 385-7858
Fax: (805) 385-7417
PlanningSusan L. Martin
Planning Division Manager
Phone: (805) 385-7858
Fax: (805) 385-7417
City AttorneyGary Gillig
City Attorney
Phone: (805) 385-7483
Fax: (805) 385-7423
Public WorksPublic Works
Phone: (805) 385-8280
Fax: (805) 385-7907
Parks/RecreationRecreation Services Office
Phone: (805) 385-7995
Fax: (805) 385-7939

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