Alan McClain, State Insurance Commissioner

1200 West Third Street
Little Rock, AR 72201-1904
Phone: (501) 371-2600 or 1-800-282-9134

Adopted I-Codes:
2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
Applicability (statewide, local, limited): LIMITED

Codes are adopted and enforced locally. All local jurisdictions can make amendments they deem necessary in their jurisdictions. 

Tall Mass Timber Adoption

The tall mass timber provisions went into effect in 2023.


Upon investigation of various communities, the range of code adoptions ranged from the 2006 to the 2018 Editions of the code. The ICC publishes the Arkansas Building Codes and are based on the ICC versions of the I codes.

Page last updated: December 2023