Building Code Information


Beaver County has adopted and is enforcing the 2018 International Codes and the State of Utah Amended Codes for commercial projects and 2015 International Residential Code for residential projects. The following are codes that have been adopted and are currently being enforced in Beaver County.

For Residential Construction

  • 2021 International Residential Code
  • 2021 International Residential Energy Code
  • 2006 Utah Wildland Urban Interface Code

For Commercial Construction

  • 2021 International Building Code
  • 2021 International Plumbing Code
  • 2021 International Mechanical Code
  • 2021 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2021 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2020 National Electrical Code
  • 2006 Utah Wildland Urban Interface Code


The purpose of this code is to establish minimum requirements to safeguard the public safety, health and general welfare through affordability, structural strength, means of egress facilities, stability, sanitation, light and ventilation, energy conservation, and safety to life and property from fire and other hazards attributed to the structure.

Other Documents

There are also other building plan requirements and zoning ordinances specific to Beaver County.

For More Information

If you have questions regarding code issues you may contact Beaver County Building Department.