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Building Codes Used by the Village

The Village of Frankfort is committed to quality construction and stringent enforcement of all code related requirements.
The following codes are used by the Village, as amended, and the code books are available for review at the Administration Building.
  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code - One & Two Family Dwellings
  • 2014 Illinois State Plumbing Codes
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code
  • 2011 National Electrical Code
  • 2012 Fuel Gas Code
  • 1997 Illinois Accessibility Code

The following elevator standards apply to both residential and commercial projects:
  • ASCE Standard 21-05 Automated People Mover Standards - Part I
  • ASCE Standard 21-98 Automated People Mover Standards - Part II
  • ASCE Standard 21-00 Automated People Mover Standards - Part III
  • ANSI Standard A10.4-2007 Personnel Hoists and Employee Elevators on Construction & Demolition Sites
  • ASME Standard A17.3-2005 Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
  • ASME Standard A18.1-2005 Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts
  • ASME Standard QEI-1-2007 Standard for the Qualification of Elevator Inspectors
  • ASME Standard A17.2-2007 Guide for Inspection of Elevators, Escalators, and Moving Walks
  • ASME Standard A17.1-2007 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators

View History of Building Codes Adopted by Frankfort