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The Building Safety Division of Development & Engineering Services provides assistance to residents and developers in all areas of building construction. We provide technical code assistance and review of all building, fire, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, energy and accessibility requirements for construction projects city wide.

Development & Engineering Services Department is pleased to offer our citizens, businesses, and visitors access to government services for electronic plan review and online permitting.

Brett Harris - Chief Building Official

Brett Harris  

11465 W. Civic Center Dr. #110
Avondale, AZ 85323

Main Phone: 623-333-4000

Inspection Phone: 623-333-4005
Hours: Monday - Thursday until 3:00pm

Email: emailbuilding@avondaleaz.gov

 

Building and Fire Codes as Amended

Current Adopted Codes, effective July 3, 2013.ICC logo

  • 2009 ICC/ANSI, 2010 ADA Accessibility Guidelines
  • 2011 National Electrical Code
  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code
  • 2012 International Plumbing Code
  • 2011 National Electrical Code
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2012 International Energy Conservation Code

 On Monday, March 4, 2019 Avondale Council approved the adoption of the following codes to go into effect July 1, 2019.

  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Residential Code
  • 2018 International Existing Building Code
  • 2017 National Electrical Code
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code

Avondale Council approved the adoption of the 2012 International Codes as amended

Proposed 2018 Building Codes Amendments.

The City Council has adopted the 2012 Phoenix Fire Code with amendments.

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