Nebraska State Fire Marshal
246 South 14th Street, Suite 1
Lincoln, NE 68508-1804
Nebraska State Fire Marshal | Christopher Cantrell, State Fire Marshal
Current Codes and Edition Adopted:
2018 International Building Code (IBC)
2018 International Residential Code (IRC)
2018 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
2018 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
Applicability (statewide, local, limited): LIMITED
The state code applies to all state owned buildings. Local municipalities may either adopt the state code or a code that general complies with the state code. If a local municipality does not do this, the state code applies to that municipality two years after the state adopts it.
Amendments Disadvantaging Wood Construction:
Code amendments do not involve subjects impacting wood construction.
Next Update Cycle:
Unknown at this time. The adoption language for the 2018 I-Codes were revised in state code in 2021.
Nebraska adopted the 2018 edition of the I-Codes in May of 2019.
Page last updated: January 2022