Building Code Information  

Current 2016 California Building Codes 

Chapter 6.15 of the South Lake Tahoe City Code  provides information on the codes used by the Building Division to set building standards.  The City has adopted the following California Building Codes: 

California Administrative Code 20106
California Building Code 2016 Vol. 1
California Building Code 2016 Vol. 2
California Residential Code 2016
California Electrical Code 2016
California Mechanical Code 2016
California Plumbing Code 2016
California Historical Building Code 2016
California Fire Code 2016
California Existing Building Code 2016
California Green Building Standards Code 2016 (CAL Green)
California Referenced Standards Code 2016
Chapter 7A Wildland Urban Interface Fire Area

The 2016 California Building Code is available online at :

2016 California Building Standards Code (California Code of Regulations, Title 24)

Learn More 
For additional information, please view the City Code Requirements Chapter 6.15 Building Regulations