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For text of amendments adopted by the City please go to chapter 28 of the Municipal Code Corporation website. The City of Denton operates under the following amended codes for permits issued after September 1, 2015:

Online Access to Building Codes below:
International Building Codes Online:   http://publicecodes.cyberregs.com/icod/index.htm

The 2012 International Building Code
The 2012 International Residential Code
The 2012 International Fuel Gas Code
The 2012 International Energy Conservation Code
The 2012 International Mechanical Code
The 2012 International Plumbing Code
The 2011 National Electrical Code
The 2012 International Fire Code

2012 Building Codes: Builders' Luncheon Power Point Presentation
Building Inspection 2012 Codes- Builders' Luncheon 8-26-15
For questions regarding "Builders' Luncheon Power Point 8-26-15" please contact
Rodney Patterson, Building Official at 940-349-8539 or Rodney.Patterson@cityofdenton.com 

ENFORCEMENT OF BUILDING CODES BEGAN September 1, 2015

2012 Building Code Amendments    2012 Building Codes 2015-199 
2011 Electrical Codes   2011 Electrical Codes 2012-227 
2012 Energy Codes    2012 Energy Code Ordinance

ENFORCEMENT OF FIRE CODE BEGAN SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
2012 Fire Codes    2012 Fire Code 2015-197

Other Codes and Information:

 Building Code Adoption History  Design Criteria Manuals
 Commercial Building Permit Final Inspection Checklist  Noise and Odors Ordinance
 Denton City Ordinance Credit Access Businesses  Smoking Ordinance
 Denton Development Code      Texas Accessibility Standard   
 Property Maintenance Code  Water Heater Checklist
 Cold Weather Concrete Policy  Wind Energy Conservation Systems Code