Building Code Information

The City of Holly Springs adheres to the following state adopted codes.

For further information please contact the building official at (770)345-5536.

The Current State Minimum Standard Codes
The following are the current state minimum standard codes for construction as adopted by the Board of Community Affairs.

Georgia Amendments to become effective January 1, 2014:

Georgia Amendments to the Mandatory State Minimum Standard Codes:
International Building Code (IBC), 2012 Edition

 International Residential Code (IRC), 2012 Edition

International Fire Code (IFC), 2012 Edition

International Plumbing Code (IPC), 2012 Edition

International Mechanical Code (IMC), 2012 Edition

International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC), 2012 Edition

National Electrical Code (NEC), 2011 Edition

  • No Amendments

International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), 2009 Edition

Georgia Amendments to the Permissive State Minimum Standard Codes:

International Building Code Appendix 

International Residential Code Appendix 

International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC), 2012 Edition

International Existing Building Code (IEBC), 2006 Edition

  • 2009 Amendments (PDF)

International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC), 2006 Edition

  • 2009 Amendments (PDF)

National Green Building Standard (NGBS), 2008 Edition

GEPD Reclaimed Water Systems Guidelines:

Georgia State Amendments Archive