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Building Codes
Why are there building codes?
The main purpose of building codes is to protect the public's safety when it comes to the construction and occupancy of buildings and residences.  The building code becomes a law of a particular jurisdiction when formally adopted by the designated governmental or private authority.

What building codes does Charlton County follow?
Charlton County implements the International Building Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments and the International Residential Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Amendments.

Helpful Links:
State of Georgia Construction Codes:  Click Here
International Building Code:  Click Here
International Residential Code:  Click Here