North Carolina Building Codes Currently In Use
Listed below are the codes that are applicable to construction work in North Carolina :
N.C. State Building Code
N.C. State Building Code Residential Code
N.C. State Existing Building Code
N.C. State Building Code (Chp 11) & ANSI A117.1
N.C. State Plumbing Code
N.C. State Mechanical Code
N.C. State Fuel Gas Code
N.C. State Electrical Code (NEC w NC amendments)
N.C. State Fire Code
N.C. State Energy Code
N.C. Administrative Code and Policies
Contractor Licensing Requirements:
General Contracting General contractors should be licensed the N.C. Licensing Board for General Contractors.
Electrical Contracting Electrical contractors should be licensed through the N.C. State Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors.
Mechanical/Plumbing Contracting Mechanical/Plumbing contractors should be licensed through the N.C. State Board of Examiners of Plumbing, Heating & Fire Sprinkler Contractors.