Building
  • 2015 International Building Code and 2015 International Residential Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 15-009 with local amendments; effective July 1, 2015): A copy of the 2015 International Building Code and 2015 International Residential Code can be purchased from International Code Council (ICC) office by calling 800-786-4452. For a copy of Harford County Council Bill 15-009 contact the Harford County Council Office at 410-638-3343 or download a copy from the County Council.
  • 2015 International Mechanical Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 15-009 with local amendments; effective July 1, 2015): See above information to obtain a copy of the Code.
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 15-009 with local amendments; effective July 1, 2015): See above information to obtain a copy of the Code.
  • 2015 International Existing Building Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 15-009 with local amendments; effective July 1, 2015): See above information to obtain a copy of the Code.
  • National Fire Protection Association 101, 20015 Life Safety Code, NFPA 101: In publication and available from the National Fire Protection Association:
    Batterymarch Park
    Quincy, MA 02169
    Phone: 800-344-3555 or 617-770-3000
  • State of Maryland Fire Prevention Code, COMAR June 29, 2001 - June 29, 2016 (Adoption of NFPA 101): In publication and available from the Office of the State Fire Marshal:
    1201 Reisterstown Road
    Pikesville, MD 21208
    Phone: 800-525-3124
    A copy of the State of Maryland Fire Prevention Code can also be downloaded from the MSP site.
Rehabilitation
Maryland Building Rehabilitation Code COMAR May 16, 2001 Update: Effective April 1, 2013 the 2012 International Existing Building Code will constitute the Maryland Rehabilitation Code by authority of the Public Safety Article, 12-1004, Annotated Code of Maryland.

Accessibility
COMAR .05.02.02 Maryland Accessibility Code. Can be purchased from the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development:
100 Community Place
Crownsville, MD 21032-2023
Phone: 410-514-7220

Note: All projects that are required to comply with the Federal Fair Housing Act must be designed and constructed to be in compliance with the 2015 International Building Code and ICC/ANSI A117.1-2003.

Electrical
2014 National Electric Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 14-005, effective June 10, 2014, with local amendments thereto). 2014 National Electric Code is available from the National Fire Protection Association:
P.O. Box 9146
Quincy, MA 02269
Phone: 800-344-3555

For a copy of Harford County Council Bill 14-005, contact the Harford County Council Office at 410-638-3343.

Plumbing
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 15-007, effective July 1, 2015 with local amendments.) A copy of the 2015 International Plumbing Code can be purchased from International Code Council (ICC) by calling 800-786-4452. For a copy of Harford County Council Bill 15-007, contact the Harford County Council Office at 410-638-3343.
  • 2015 International Fuel Gas Code (Adopted by Harford County Council Bill 15-007, effective July 1, 2015) A copy of the 2015 International Fuel Gas Code can be purchased from International Code Council (ICC) by calling 800-786-4452. For a copy of Harford County Council Bill 15-007, contact the Harford County Council Office at 410-638-3343.

Note: You may download a copy of the building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical or fuel gas code amendments by visiting the County Council website.