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 Mechanical Code 2018 (IMC 2018), International Plumbing Code 2018 (IPC 2018), International Fire Code 2018 (IFC 2018), International Fuel Gas Code 2018 (IFGC 2018), International Energy Conservation Code 2018 (IECC 2018), International Existing Building Code 2018 (IEBC 2018), International Private Sewage Disposal Code 2018 (IPSDC 2018), International Swimming Pool and Spa Code 2018 (ISPSC 2018), Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, 2009, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 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: http://jp.pr.gov/Servicios/Códigos-de-Construcción
Centro Gubernamental Roberto Sánchez Vilella
Ave. De Diego Pda. 22, Santurce

P.O. Box 41119
San Juan, Puerto Rico
00940-1119
Phone: (916) (787) 723-6200