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Local / Municipal Government: Building Codes

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The site contains a list of current and historic building codes adopted by the City of Tulsa. Title 51 of the City of Tulsa Ordinances outlines all current adopted building codes and building specifications for the City of Tulsa.

Any codes not in the collections of the Tulsa City-County Library should be accessible by contacting the Tulsa City Clerk ((918) 596-7515).

This list was compiled from materials in the vertical files housed at the Central Library. The Tulsa City-County Library makes no assertion that this list is complete. Please consult the Tulsa City Clerk ((918) 596-7515) or the Building Permits Department ((918) 596-9456) for additional information.

Historic One & Two-Family Residential Code

Code

Related Ordinance

International Residential Code for One & Two-Family Dwellings,
2000 edition

Ordinance #20395 (July 26 2002)

CABO for One & Two-Family Dwelling Code,
1995 edition

Ordinance #18653 (May 30, 1996)

CABO for One & Two-Family Dwelling Code,
1992 edition

Ordinance #18007 (August 27, 1993)

CABO for One & Two-Family Dwelling Code,
1989 edition

Ordinance #17325 (May 16, 1990)

Historic Existing Building Code

Code

Related Ordinance

International Existing Building Code, 2006 edition

Ordinance #21781 (April 29, 2008)

International Existing Building Code, 2003 edition

Ordinance #20727 (April 14, 2004)

International Existing Building Code, 2001 edition

Ordinance #20245 (November 21, 2001)

Historic Building Code for New Construction

Code

Related Ordinance

International Building Code,
2006 edition

Ordinance #21782 (April 29, 2008)

International Building Code,
2003 edition

Ordinance #20820 (April 15, 2004)

 International Building Code,
2003 edition

Ordinance #20629 (July 28, 2003)

BOCA National Building Code,
13th Edition, 1996

Ordinance #19117 (October 21, 1997)

BOCA National Building Code,
12th Edition, 1993

Ordinance #18094 (December 17, 1993)

BOCA National Building Code,
11th Edition, 1990

Ordinance #17348 (July 5, 1990)

BOCA National Building Code,
9th Edition, 1984

Ordinance #16159 (October 16, 1984)

BOCA National Building Code,
8th Edition, 1981

Ordinance #15031 (May 20, 1981)

BOCA National Building Code,
7th Edition, 1978

Ordinance #14079 (March 20, 1978)

BOCA National Building Code,
6th Edition, 1975

Ordinance #13488 (October 13, 1975)

Tulsa Building Code, 1961

Tulsa Building Code, 1969

 

Tulsa Building Code, 1955

 

Tulsa Building Code, 1947