What code does the Town of Easton Use?

Current Codes

Effective September 25, 2019 the Town Code has incorporated the following referenced codes for the Town of Easton:

  • 2017 National Electrical Code
  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2018 International Residential Code

The state adopted these codes as a part of the Maryland Building Performance Standard and are required by the Annotated Code of Maryland 12-505(a)(1)(ii) to be adopted by local jurisdictions within six months of the State’s effective date.

Previous Codes

Previous codes unchanged during this adoption cycle include:

  • 2012 Property Maintenance Code
  • 2015 Existing Building Code
  • 2015 Fuel Gas Code
  • 2015 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code

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1. What code does the Town of Easton Use?
2. How long is the plan review process from initial application?
3. How could I expedite my commercial, residential or industrial applications processing time?
4. How could I calculate my building permit fees?
5. Do I need to make application for mechanical, plumbing or electrical installations with the Town of Easton?
6. What codes are used for existing buildings undergoing repairs, alterations and/or additions?
7. What do I have to do if the tenant of my building changes?
8. Do I have to have a Maryland licensed professional prepare, sign, seal and date, drawings and specifications for commercial residential and industrial permit application?
9. Do I have to submit a MECcheck or COMcheck to certify compliance with the International Energy Conservation Code?