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Baton Rouge, Louisiana Building Codes

Building Codes References

Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling CodeIBC 2006(225) 389-3209 and online
Structural CodeIBC 2006(225) 389-3209 and online
Plumbing Code1991 Standard Plumbing Code (SBC)(225) 389-3230 and online
Mechanical Code1997 Standard Mechanical Code (SBC)(225) 389-3217 and online
Electrical CodeNEC 2005(225) 389-3213 and online
Accessibility CodeADAAGNo amendments
Energy CodeASHRAE 90.1 (Louisiana Commercial Building Energy Conservation Code)

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
StructuralShannon J. Dupont, P.E.
Building Official
Phone: (225) 389-3205
Fax: (225) 389-3249
PlumbingShannon J. Dupont, P.E.
Building Official
Phone: (225) 389-3205
Fax: (225) 389-3249
MechanicalShannon J. Dupont, P.E.
Building Official
Phone: (225) 389-3205
Fax: (225) 389-3249
ElectricalShannon J. Dupont, P.E.
Building Official
Phone: (225) 389-3205
Fax: (225) 389-3249
AccessibilityShannon J. Dupont, P.E.
Building Official
Phone: (225) 389-3205
Fax: (225) 389-3249
Historic PreservationKristin Sanders
Historic Preservation Commission
Phone: (225) 389-3144
Fax: (225) 389-5342
EnvironmentalEnvironmental Division
Phone: (225) 389-5456
Fax: (225) 389-5460
Fire MarshalWilton R. Cutrer
Fire Prevention Chief
Phone: (225) 354-1400
ZoningLynn Oliver
Zoning Coordinator
Phone: (225) 389-3144
Fax: (225) 389-5342
PlanningTroy Bunch
Director, Office of the Planning Commission
Phone: (225) 389-3144
Fax: (225) 389-5342
City AttorneyWade Shows
Parish Attorney
Phone: (225) 389-3114
Fax: (225) 389-5554
Public WorksPeter Newkirk
Public Works
Phone: (225) 389-3158
Fax: (225) 389-5391
AviationAnthony Marino
Director, Metropolitan Airport
Phone: (225) 355-0333
Fax: (225) 355-2334

Other Building Codes

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