New York State Building Codes


Adoption Info

2020 NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

Amended Rule
Effective Date: May 12, 2020
Original Document
NYStretch Energy Code — 2020
Original document

2016 NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

Abandonment or Removal of Heating Oil Storage Tanks
(19 NYCRR Subpart 1229-3)
Emergency Rule – Effective Date: March 19, 2020
Original Document
2019 Energy Storage System Supplement
Publication Date: September 2019
Original Document
2017 Uniform Code Supplement
Publication Date: July 2017
Original Document

New York State Building Codes

The building codes of New York State adopt the the International Building Code 2018 (IBC 2018), International Residential Code 2018 (IRC 2018), 2020 Existing Building Code of NYS, 2020 Fire Code of NYS, 2020 Plumbing Code of NYS, 2020 Mechanical Code of NYS, 2020 Fuel Gas Code of NYS, 2020 Energy Conservation Code of NYS, International Energy Conservation Code 2018 (IECC 2018), Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, 2016, 2020 Property Maintenance Code of NYS, Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, 2009, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2016, National Electrical Code, 2017, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2016, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2016, and the Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete 2014.

New York State building codes, including the fire and residential codes

New York State Agencies

Division of Building Standards and Codes (BSC)
Address: One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Ave, Suite 1160, Albany NY 12231
Phone: (518) 474-4073
Fax: (518) 486-4487

New York State Fire Marshals & Inspectors Association
Address: 4242 Hindsburg Rd, Holley, New York, 14470, United States