Building Code Services

Building Permits

Building codes services is responsible for administering regulations adopted by Miami County as the minimum standards for construction of new buildings, additions, remodeling or repair, and/or change of use for existing buildings. Upon receipt of a building permit application, a review of the plans for most proposed buildings is required before a permit can be issued and construction is started.

 Building Regulations & Codes

Miami County has adopted the following model codes.

  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 International Residential Code
  • 2018 International Fire Code
  • 2018 International Existing Building Code
  • 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code
  • 2017 National Electric Code NFPA 70

The Miami County Code is current through Resolution R22-12-067, passed December 28, 2022.

Disclaimer: The Clerk of the Board's Office has the official version of the Miami County Code. Users should contact the Clerk of the Board's Office for ordinances passed subsequent to the ordinance cited above.