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San Bernardino, California Building Codes

Building Codes References

• San Bernardino follows the California Building Code based on ICBO’s Uniform codes with minor local amendments. To order copies of the California code visit ICC.
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)Development Services,
909-384-5071
Structural CodeIBC 2006 (California Building Code 2007)Development Services,
909-384-5071
Plumbing CodeCalifornia Building Standards CodeNo amendments
Mechanical CodeCalifornia Building Standards CodeNo amendments
Electrical CodeNEC 2005 (California Electrical Code 2007)No amendments
Accessibility CodeCalifornia Building Code 2007 (Title 24, Part 2)California Access Compliance,
(916) 327-9698
Energy CodeCalifornia Energy Code 2007 (Title 24, Part 6)ICC and 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 & Safety Division
Phone: (909) 384-5071
Fax: (909) 384-5080
PlumbingBuilding & Safety Division
Phone: (909) 384-5071
Fax: (909) 384-5080
MechanicalBuilding & Safety Division
Phone: (909) 384-5071
Fax: (909) 384-5080
ElectricalBuilding & Safety Division
Phone: (909) 384-5071
Fax: (909) 384-5080
AccessibilityBuilding & Safety Division
Phone: (909) 384-5071
Fax: (909) 384-5080
Historic PreservationPlanning Division
Phone: (909) 384-5057
Fax: (909) 384-5080
EnvironmentalLinda Ceballos
Environmental Projects Manager
Phone: (909) 384-5549
Fax: (909) 384-5190
Fire MarshalFire Prevention Bureau
Phone: (909) 384-5388
Fax: (909) 384-5281
CivilRay Casey
City Engineer
Phone: (909) 384-5111
Fax: (909) 384-5155
ZoningPlanning Division
Phone: (909) 384-5057
Fax: (909) 384-5080
PlanningPlanning Division
Phone: (909) 384-5057
Fax: (909) 384-5080
City AttorneyJames Penman
City Attorney
Phone: (909) 384-5355
Fax: (909) 384-5238
Public WorksRay Casey
City Engineer
Phone: (909) 384-5111
Fax: (909) 384-5155
Parks/RecreationKevin L. Hawkins
Director
Phone: (909) 384-5233
Fax: (909) 384-5160
AviationSan Bernadino Aiport Authority
Phone: (909) 382-4100

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