Building Codes

Adopted Codes


Effective January 1, 2017, the City of Emeryville has amended the following codes:
  • 2016 California Building Code (2015 International Building Code)
  • 2016 California Residential Code (2015 International Residential Code)
  • 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen Code)
  • 2016 California Mechanical Code (2015 Uniform Mechanical Code)
  • 2016 California Plumbing Code (2015 Uniform Plumbing Code)
  • 2016 California Energy Code (2016 CEC effective July 1, 2014; 2012 Energy Standards)
  • 2016 California Electrical Code (2014 National Electric Code)
  • 2016 California Fire Code (2015 International Fire Code)

Amendments

It should be noted that the above codes have been amended by the State of California and the City of Emeryville (Emeryville Municipal Code Title - 8) to include various additional requirements based on local conditions.

Contact


For more information on the California Building Code and City of Emeryville Municipal code, contact the Building Division at 510-596-4310.