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Building Codes
Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code
The City of Fredericksburg's Building Code, like all jurisdictions in the Commonwealth of Virginia is actually The Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC).

The current editions of the model codes that make up the USBC are:
  • 2012 Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code, (USBC)
  • 2012 International Building Code (as amended), (IBC)
  • 2012 International Residential Code (IRC)
  • 2012 International Plumbing Code (IPC)
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
  • 2011 National Electrical Code NEC (EC)
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC)
  • 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
  • Accessibility Regulations 2009: IBC Chapter 11
  • Code of Virginia Asbestos Regulations 36-99.7, USBC 110.3
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC)

International Code

The 2012 Virginia Construction Codes may be viewed at the International Code Council website. (link to )

Codebooks
Codebooks may be purchased from the International Code Council website.

Copies of the current 2012 Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC) administrative section with amendments, are available free of charge from the Virginia Building and Code Officials Association (VBCOA).