State Fire Marshal
Grover P. Ingle
1537 Chestnut Grove Road
Dover, DE 19904
Building Codes are adopted at the County and municipal level, and smaller towns generally defer to the counties for code enforcement. Building Codes are adopted at the county and municipal level; however the 2018 IPC, IMC, IFGC, and IECC have been adopted at the state level. Most communities have adopted the 2015 I Codes.
Please review the information found here for code adoption information:
The tall mass timber provisions went into effect in 2023 for Sussex, DE.
No apparent amendments.
Page last updated: January 2022