Dunwoody, Georgia Building Codes

Updated : 04/22/2024


Helpful resources for Dunwoody, Georgia include the following.

Residential Building Code

Georgia adopted a statewide mandatory residential code that will control. Authority for local amendments will be limited.See PLRB, Georgia Building Codes for more information on state level codes.

Dunwoody adopted the 2012 IRC, locally. Note that adoptions usually come with amendments. So, it is important to review those amendments in addition to the unamended model code.

You can find a copy of the model code here.

You can find information about amendments to the model code here.

Auto Search - beta:

2018 IRC with Georgia Amendments (2018 IRC)(Dunwoody, GA Sec. 8-1. - State minimum standard codes.)

...(a) It is hereby declared to be the intention of the council to enforce and adopt the state minimum standard codes as defined by O.C.G.A. § 8-2-20(9). The adoption includes the latest edition of the following state minimum standard mandatory codes, as adopted and amended by the state department of...

Drip Edge

Drip Edge: Yes

Ice Barrier

Commercial Building Code

Dunwoody adopted a code that is yet to be identified .Please contact PLRB if you would like us to research this for you.

Auto Search - beta:

2018 IBC with Georgia Amendments(Dunwoody, GA Municipal Code)

...Adoption not found...