Chesterfield County enforces the 2012 Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC), effective July 14, 2015. The Virginia codes are based on the 2012 International Codes®.
The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development administers the Virginia Statewide Building Code (USBC). The USBC prescribes building regulations applicable to the construction, repair, renovation, maintenance and/or change of use of buildings and structures or portions thereof.
The full 2012 Virginia Construction Code is published by the International Code (IBC) Council and integrates the 2012 International Building Code ® with the Virginia amendments.
Purchase or download these codes as described above.