Building Codes and Amendments

Building Codes

The City of Champaign has adopted the following as its Building Code. The building code regulations are enforced by the Champaign Fire Department, Building Safety. Code books may be purchased at our office or directly from International Code Council. Code and commentary books are available for viewing at the Champaign Library.

2009 International Building Code
2009 IBC Amendments

2009 International Residential Code
2009 IRC Amendments

2009 International Fire Code
2009 IFC Amendments

2009 International Mechanical Code
2009 IMC Amendments

2009 International Fuel Gas Code
2009 IFGC Amendments

2008 National Electrical Code
2008 NEC Amendments

2004 Illinois Plumbing Code
2004 ILPC Amendments

1997 Illinois Accessibility Code
Illinois Accessibility Code Site

2012 Illinois Energy Conservation Code
2012 IECC Amendments
Illinois Energy Conservation Code site
US Department of Energy – RESCheck and COMCheck site

Additional Energy Conservation Information
Smart Energy Design Assistance Center
Ameren IL – Act on Energy
Green Building Advisor

Subdivision Regulations and Manual of Practice

Subdivision Regulations concern the dividing of tracts of land in the City and within 1.5 miles of the City Limits. Technical standards are published in the Manual of Practice to support the Subdivision Regulations.

Other Construction Regulatory Agencies


These federal regulations also apply to buildings constructed in the City of Champaign including, but not limited to:

2010 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
1988 Federal Fair Housing Act (FHA)
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (OHSA)

International Code Council 

ICC Web Site

ICC Code Development Process


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    Station 1 - Building Safety

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    Champaign, IL 61820

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