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Building Codes and Regulations

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The City of El Segundo Building Safety Division checks proposed projects and plans for compliance with the 2019 California Building Code. Below are links to the most current code sections. 

On November 19, 2019, the El Segundo City Council adopted ordinances that adopted the following codes and regulations : 

  • 2019 California Building Code (Volume I and II) with amendments
  • 2019 Residential Code (with amendments)
  • 2019 California Electrical Code 
  • 2019 Mechanical Code (with amendments)
  • 2019 Plumbing Code (with amendments)
  • 2019 Energy Code (TITLE 24)
  • 2018 International Property Maintenance Code (with amendments)
  • 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (with amendments)
  • 2019 California Fire Code (with amendments) 
  • 2019 California Existing Building Code (with amendments) 
  • 2019 California Green Building Standards Code (with amendments)
  • Earthquake Hazard Reduction Ordinance (with amendments)
  • 2018 Uniform Solar Energy and Hydronics Code 

2019 Edition California Building Standards
Low Impact Development (LID) Standards
Residential Sound Insulation Program