Building Code Information


The City of Phillipsburg has adopted and incorporated by reference, for the purpose of establishing rules and regulations, the following codes:
  • International Building Code, 2012 Edition - For the construction, alteration, removal, demolition, equipment, use, and occupancy, location, and maintenance of buildings and structures
  • Uniform Plumbing Code, 2012 Edition - For the practice of plumbing and gas-fitting, including the installation, maintenance, extension, and alteration of all pipes, fixtures, appliances, and appurtenances in connection with sanitary sewers and public and private water and fuel gas systems
  • National Electric Code of 2011 - For the installation of wiring and apparatus (a standard code published by the National Fire Protection Association)