Puerto Rico Building Codes

Adoption Info

INCORPORATED UPDATES
Puerto Rico Codes 2018
effective November 15, 2018
Original document
FURTHER INFORMATION

Puerto Rico Building Codes

The building codes of Puerto Rico adopt the the International Building Code 2018 (IBC 2018), International Residential Code 2018 (IRC 2018), International Existing Building Code 2018 (IEBC 2018), International Fire Code 2018 (IFC 2018), International Plumbing Code 2018 (IPC 2018), International Mechanical Code 2018 (IMC 2018), International Fuel Gas Code 2018 (IFGC 2018), International Energy Conservation Code 2018 (IECC 2018), International Swimming Pool and Spa Code 2018 (ISPSC 2018), International Private Sewage Disposal Code 2018 (IPSDC 2018), Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, 2009, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2016, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2016, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2016, and the Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete 2014.

Puerto Rico building codes, including the fire and residential codes

Puerto Rico Agencies

Oficina de Gerencia de Permisos
Website: https://sbp.ogpe.pr.gov
Address: Edif. Westernbank Plaza 268 Ave. Muñoz Rivera piso 18, San Jan PR
P.O. Box: 41179, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00940-1179
Phone: (787) 721-8282
Fax: (787) 728-8882

Cuerpo de Bomberos de Puerto Rico
Website: https://agencias.pr.gov/agencias/bomberos/SobreNosotros/Pages/default.aspx
Address: Lee Building, 2432 Loiza Street, Corner Doncella, Punta Las Marias, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00914
Mailing Address: Puerto Rico Fire Department, Box 13325, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00908-3325
Email: webmaster@bomberos.gobierno.pr
Fax : (787)726-2614