Building Codes

The following codes are enforced by the Town of Newington, as adopted/amended by the State of Connecticut:

  • 2021 International Residential Code
  • 2021 International Existing Building Code
  • 2020 National Electric Code
  • 2021 International Plumbing Code
  • 2021 International Mechanical Code
  • 2021 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2021 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code
  • 2017 ICC/ANSI A117. Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities

State Building Codes

The codes used by the Town of Newington are the 2022 Connecticut State Building Codes.  More information can be found the Connecticut State Building Code site.

Purchase Code Book

For further information on the purchase of these codes, please visit the ICC Store or you can purchase code books from the Connecticut Building Officials Website

Zoning Requirements

Make sure you check the Town Zoning Requirements