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Construction Building Codes and Ordinances

Building Permit Required


Any owner or authorized agent who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure shall first make application to the building official and obtain the required permit.



The Building Inspection Division’s purpose is to preserve and promote the health, safety and welfare of the public through the regulation of the built environment with codes and standards as developed and adopted by the City of Montgomery.


Current Building Codes and Ordinances related to Construction



Ordinance #6-2004     (Adopting and amending the International Residential Code 2003)
Ordinance #7-2004     (Adopting and amending the International Building Code 2003)
Ordinance #72-2005   (Amending Mini Storage Fire Separation)

Ordinance #36-92       (Assisted Living)
Ordinance #31-2000   (Minimum size of Single Family Dwelling)

Ordinance #23-2004   (Smoking Establishments)

Ordinance #24-90       (Boarding and Rooming Houses)

Ordinance #59-88       (Swimming Pools)
Ordinance #37-2005   (Flood Damage Prevention)


 To view Ordinances click Municode Link below and enter Ordinance # into Search Box. 


Updated 3/9/2018 7:41 AM
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