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Building Code Information
The Village of Palatine has adopted the following codes.
International Residential Code, 2015 Edition (with amendments).
(a) Appendix A, Sizing and Capacities of Gas Piping
(b) Appendix B, Sizing of Venting Systems Serving Appliances Equipped with draft
(c) Appendix C, Exit Terminals of Mechanical Draft and Direct-Vent Venting Systems,
(d) Appendix E, Manufactured Housing used as Dwellings
(e) Appendix F, Passive Radon Gas Control Methods
(f) Appendix H, Patio Covers
(g) Appendix J, Existing Buildings and Structures
(h) Appendix K, Sound Transmission
(i) Appendix M, Home Day Care R-3 Occupancy
International Building Code, 2015 Edition
(a) Patio Covers, Appendix I
International Mechanical Code, 2015 Edition
International Fuel Gas Code, 2015 Edition
International Energy Conservation Code, 2018 Edition (with Illinois Amendments)
International Existing Building Code, 2015 Edition
International Fire Code, 2015 Edition
(a) Fire Apparatus Access, Appendix D
(b) Fire Protection Systems-Non-compliant Conditions, Appendix I
(c) Building Information Sign, Appendix J
International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, 2015 Edition
Life Safety Code, NFPA 101, 2000 Edition
National Electrical Code, 2017 Edition
Illinois Plumbing Code, Latest Edition
Illinois Accessibility Code, Latest Edition
Village of Palatine Code Amendments:
On July 1, 2019 the State of Illinois Adopted the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
The Law requires all new commercial and residential construction for which a building permit application is received by a municipality or county to follow a comprehensive statewide energy conservation code. Renovations, alterations, additions, change in occupancy and repairs to most existing commercial and residential buildings must follow the Illinois Energy Conservation Code.
The Law requires design and construction professionals to follow the latest published edition of the International Energy Conservation Code which is currently the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code and the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Standard 90.1, 2016.
- Illinois amendments to the IECC 2018
- ICC link to the online version of the IECC 2018
- Smart Energy Design Assistance Center Resources for IECC
- Residential Provisions of the 2018 IECC
- Commercial Requirements of the 2018 IECC
The Radon Resistant Construction Act
As of June 1, 2013, all new residential construction in this State shall include passive radon resistant construction. New residential construction means any original construction of a single-family home or a dwelling containing 2 or fewer apartments, condominiums, or town houses.