International Building Code

Enforced Rules

The current building codes enforced by the City of Brookings are:

  • 2018 International Fire Code
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code - not adopted, but use
  • 2015 Uniform Plumbing Code - inspected by the South Dakota Plumbing Commission
  • 2020 National Electric Code - inspected by the South Dakota Electrical Commission
  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Residential Code

These codes are published by the International Code Council.

Amendments to the Building Code

  • Adoption/amendments, Snow Load, Wind Load, Sprinkler, Egress, Miscellaneous: Ordinance 21-009