Codes Currently In Effect

The following codes are currently in effect.  For more information, plus applicable code information for boilers and elevators, please visit the website for the Bureau of Construction Codes under the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA BCC):
https://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-89334_10575—,00.html

Links are provided to purchase code books from the International Code Council at their regular pricing.  If you are interested in purchasing a code book through SMBA to leverage our members-only discounted pricing, please use the contact form to make your request.

Building Code

Current Code: 2015 Michigan Building Code
Short Reference: 2015 MBC
Date Effective: April 20, 2017

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NOTE: Residential requirements are contained in the Michigan Residential Code.

Residential Code

Current Code: 2015 Michigan Residential Code
Short Reference: 2015 MRC
Date Effective: February 8, 2016

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Plumbing Code

Current Code: 2018 Michigan Plumbing Code
Short Reference: 2018 MPC
Date Effective: September 15, 2021

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NOTE: Residential requirements are contained in the Michigan Residential Code.

Mechanical Code

Current Code: 2015 Michigan Mechanical Code
Short Reference: 2015 MMC
Date Effective: April 12, 2017

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NOTE: Residential requirements are contained in the Michigan Residential Code.

Electrical Code

Current Code: 2017 National Electrical Code, NFPA 70
Short Reference: 2017 NEC
Date Effective: January 4, 2019

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Energy Code

Current Code: 2015 Michigan Energy Code
Short Reference: 2015 MEC
Date Effective: September 20, 2017

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NOTE: Residential requirements are contained in the Michigan Residential Code.

Rehabilitation Code

Current Code: 2015 Michigan Rehabilitation Code for Existing Buildings
Short Reference: 2015 MRCEB
Date Effective: December 13, 2016

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