On November 1, 2022, the Arlington City Council adopted the 2021 Editions of the International Building Codes and the 2020 Edition of the National Electrical Code (NEC). These editions have an effective date of January 1, 2023. Any permit applications submitted on or after January 1, 2023, will be required to be in compliance with the newly adopted codes.

2021 International Building Codes: 

Any questions or comments regarding any adoption, please contact the Building Official Rick Ripley at [email protected] or by calling (817) 459-6521.

Previously Adopted Codes: 2015 Edition of the International Codes and 2017 Edition of the National Electrical Code (NEC):