Current adopted codes are:
2012 International Building Code (IBC)
2012 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
2017 National Electric Code (NEC)
2012 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC)
2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
2012 International Energy Efficiency Code (IEEC)
2010 ADAAG (ADA Standards)
Chapter 53 Stormwater Management
Chapter 159 Zoning Ordinance (Zoning / Signs)
Chapter 98 Tree Ordinance
Permit applications can be found in the "DOCUMENTS and FORMS" page on the left.
No permit will be issued until a full plan review is complete, including site plan approval.
The building permit must be obtained by the General Contractor or Project Manager for all multi-unit residential, commercial and industrial projects, there are no sub-permits allowed.
Plan review requires three sets of site plans, and two sets of building plans (one full-size and one electronic) with first page stamped by an Iowa certified/licensed Architect/Engineer.
All plans must include a full review of ADA requirements (site plan & building plans).
All plans must include a Storm Water Management Plan that includes erosion control. No inspections will be done until this plan and erosion control have been verified and approved.
The City of Clinton will review ALL plans for compliance with Chapter 98 "Tree Ordinance".