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South Dakota Building Codes

Building Codes References

Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling CodeIBC 2009 (Fire Safety Standards)State Fire Marshal's Office, (605) 773-3562 and online
Applies to schools, day-care centers and state-owned buildings
Structural CodeIBC 2009 (Fire Safety Standards)State Fire Marshal's Office, (605) 773-3562 and online
Applies to schools, day-care centers and state-owned buildings
Plumbing Code2003 UPC (Plumbing Commission Rules)State Plumbing Commission, (605) 773-3429 and online
Applies as a mandatory minimum to all buildings
Mechanical CodeIMC 2003 (Fire Safety Standards)State Fire Marshal's Office, (605) 773-3562 and online
Applies to schools, day-care centers and state-owned buildings
Electrical CodeNEC 2008State Electrical Commission, (605) 773-3573 and online
Applies as a mandatory minimum to all buildings
Fire/Life Safety CodeIFC 2003 (Fire Safety Standards)State Fire Marshal's Office, (605) 773-3562 and online
Applies to schools, day-care centers and state-owned buildings
Accessibility CodeADAAGNo amendments
Applies to health-care facilities that are licensed and certified by the State Dept. of Health, Div. Of Licensure and Certification
Energy CodeNoneN/A
Elevator CodeNoneN/A
Boiler CodeASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code, 2001 with 2002 addendaState Fire Marshal's Office, (605) 773-3562 and online

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
StructuralState Fire Marshal's Office
Phone: (605) 773-3562
Fax: (605) 773-6631
PlumbingState Plumbing Commission
Phone: (605) 773-3429
Fax: (605) 773-5405
MechanicalState Fire Marshal's Office
Phone: (605) 773-3562
Fax: (605) 773-6631
ElectricalState Electrical Commission
Phone: (800) 233-7765
Fax: (605) 773-6213
AccessibilityBob Hugelman
Engineering Division, Dept. of Health
Phone: (605) 773-3356
Fax: (605) 773-6667
Health DepartmentEngineer
Div. Of License & Certification, Dept. of Health
Phone: (605) 773-3356
Fax: (605) 773-6667
Fire MarshalAllen Christie
State Fire Marshal
Phone: (605) 773-3562
Fax: (605) 773-6631
Boiler InspectorHoward Phaff
Chief Boiler Inspector, State Fire Marshal's Offic
Phone: (605) 271-3419

Other Building Codes

Building codes are also available for these other South Dakota municipalities: