2022 California Building Codes
New Building Code in Effect January 1, 2023
The 2022 California Building Standards Code was adopted by the Rancho Palos Verdes City Council on November 1, 2022. The code and local ordinances will become effective on January 1, 2023. All construction and development projects submitted to the City of Rancho Palos Verdes on or after this date will be required to comply with the new code requirements. 👉🏽
Including Appendix; F-Rodent proofing, G-Flood Resistant Construction, H-Signs, I-Patio Covers, J-Grading, N-Replicable Buildings, O-Performance Based Application, and P-Emergency Housing (California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 2), based on the 2021 International Building Code (IBC).
incorporating the 2020 edition of the National Electrical Code including all Annex Chapters except for sections 80.15 and 80.27 of Annex H (California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 3), based on the 2020 National Electrical Code (NEC).
California fire code Title 24 is composed of twelve parts and covers the regulations for all occupancies throughout the state of California. The health and safety codes give us the authority to adopt and also amend Title 24 through local ordinances.
(CRC), including Appendix Chapter Patio Covers, Existing Buildings and Structures, Tiny Houses, Swimming Pool Safety Act, and Emergency Housing (California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 2.5), based on the 2021 International Residential Code (IRC).
In accordance with State law, these codes are amended by the City of Rancho Palos Verdes , as reflected on the Rancho Palos Verdes Municipal Code.
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