Arkansas Building Codes

Adoption Info

2021 Arkansas Energy Code Amendments and Supplements
effective January 2, 2022
Original document
2018 Arkansas Fuel Gas Code
effective September 1, 2021
2018 Arkansas Plumbing Code
adopted July 23, 2020
2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code, Volume I - Fire
adopted January 1, 2014
2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code, Volume II - Building
adopted January 1, 2014
2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code, Volume III - Residential
adopted January 1, 2014
FURTHER INFORMATION

Arkansas Building Codes

The building codes of Arkansas adopt the the International Fire Code 2012 (IFC 2012), International Building Code 2012 (IBC 2012), International Residential Code 2012 (IRC 2012), Arkansas Plumbing Code 2018, International Mechanical Code 2009 (IMC 2009), Arkansas Fuel Gas Code 2018, International Energy Conservation Code 2018 (IECC 2018), Arkansas Plumbing Code 2006, Arkansas Fuel Gas Code 2006, Arkansas National Electrical Code 2011, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2007, State Code of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Containers and Equipment 2009, and the Arkansas Rules and Regulations for Energy Efficiency Standards for new Construction 2009.

Arkansas building codes, including the fire and residential codes

Arkansas Agencies

Arkansas Fire Protection Licensing Board
Website: https://www.arfireprotection.org
Address: 900 W. Capitol, Suite 400, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
Email: Patricia.L.White@arkansas.gov
Phone: 501-661-7903
Fax: 501-603-3540

Regulatory & Building Operations Services
Website: https://www.dps.arkansas.gov/law-enforcement/arkansas-state-police/divisions/regulatory-building/
Address: One State Police Plaza Dr, Little Rock, AR 72209
Email: info@asp.arkansas.gov
Phone: 501-618-8601