Office of the State Building Inspector

Overview

2018 State Building, Fire Safety & Fire Prevention Codes Adoption Update

The revised anticipated adoption date is October 1, 2018. See the code adoption page for details and key dates for the entire legislative approval process.

Responsibilities

The Office of the State Building Inspector is responsible for many public health and safety functions.

You will find many commonly used OSBI functions under Related Resources.

Previous Notices

Proposed 2018 State Building & Fire Safety Codes in Development

The State Building Inspector, the State Fire Marshal and the Codes and Standards Committee announced on December 29, 2016, their intent to adopt the 2018 State Building and Fire Safety Codes based on the 2015 editions of the International Code Council (ICC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) documents.  For more information please see the code adoption page. and the Codes and Standards Committee announced on December 29, 2016, intent to adopt the 2018 State Building and Fire Safety Codes based on the 2015 editions of the International Code Council (ICC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) documents.  For more information please see the code adoption page.

Errata to the 2016 State Building Code

The Office of the State Building Inspector has issued Errata #1 to the 2016 State Building Code.  This errata included several minor corrections to the original document.  An updated Building Code document labeled “Inc. Errata #1” has been posted in place of the original document.

Errata #1 may be downloaded as a separate document.