Hawaii Building Codes

Codes

Adoption Info

INCORPORATED AMENDMENTS
State Building Code
Second printing with errata May 18,2021
Original document
State Building Code
Effective April 20, 2021
Original document
State Residential Code
Effective November 17, 2020
Original document
State Existing Building Code
Effective November 17, 2020
Original document
State Fire Code
Effective January 19, 2021
Original document
State Energy Code
Effective December 15, 2020
Original document
State Plumbing Code
Effective May 19, 2020
Original document
State Building Code
Effective November 13, 2018
Original document
State Residential Code
Effective November 13, 2018
Original document
State Energy Conservation Code
Effective March 31, 2017
Original document
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FURTHER INFORMATION

Hawaii Building Codes

The building codes of Hawaii adopt the the International Building Code 2018 (IBC 2018), International Residential Code 2018 (IRC 2018), International Existing Building Code 2018 (IEBC 2018), International Energy Conservation Code 2018 (IECC 2018), Fire Code, 2018, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2016, National Electrical Code, 2017, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2016, 2018 Uniform Plumbing Code, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2016, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete 2014, and the Hawaii Elevator Code part 11 Chapter 229.

Hawaii building codes, including the fire and residential codes

Hawaii Agencies

Hawaii State Building Code Council
Website: https://ags.hawaii.gov/bcc/
Email: state.bcc@hawaii.gov