PLAN SUBMITTAL INFORMATION:
The Building Division as adopted by the City of Carson City enforces the provisions of the following codes:
2009 ICC/ANSI A117.1
2011 National Electrical Code
2012 International Building Code
2012 International Energy Conservation Code
2012 International Existing Building Code
2012 International Fire Code
2012 International Fuel Gas Code
2012 International Property Maintenance Code
2012 International Residential Code
2012 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code
2012 Northern Nevada Amendments
2012 Northern Nevada Fire Amendments
2012 Uniform Mechanical Code
2012 Uniform Plumbing Code
2012 Wildland Urban Interface Code
2015 Northern Nevada Energy Code Amendments (as it pertains to the International Energy Conservation Code and NRS 701.220)
These codes are minimum standards for construction and fire safety. In addition to the adopted technical codes, there are requirements and regulations enforced by other City Departments and State Agencies.
Plans and specifications must be of sufficient clarity to indicate the location, nature, and extent of the work proposed and shown in detail that it will conform to the provisions of the technical codes and all relevant laws, ordinances, rules, and regulations.
Any revisions or additions to the plans, once the Building permit has been issued, need to be made on the original drawing and new blueprints or photocopies submitted along with a $65.00 revision plan check fee.
The information provided below is to assist applicants by making them aware of general requirements and regulations and is by no means inclusive of all regulations that may affect their project.