Codes & Standards

2021 UPC/UMC and 2018 NSPC-New Jersey Edition Available in the IAPMO Codes Mobile App

April 26, 2022

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) has added three codes to the IAPMO Codes mobile app: the 2021 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC), 2021 Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC), and 2018 National […]

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Province of British Columbia Announces Construction Codes Reconciliation

April 15, 2022

The Province of British Columbia has signed the Construction Codes Reconciliation Agreement (CCRA) under the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA). The CCRA is a federal-provincial-territorial agreement related to the harmonization […]

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U.S. DOE Seeks Input to Drive the Cost-Effective Implementation of Building Energy Codes

April 13, 2022

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced a request for information (RFI) to collect feedback from stakeholders to inform the implementation of President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s $225 million […]

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U.S. Department of Energy Releases Energy-Saving Requirements for Federal Buildings

April 6, 2022

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the release of new energy-efficiency requirements for federal buildings that will take effect in 2023. Along with these requirements, the DOE also […]

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IAPMO Code Change Monographs Are Now Available

March 31, 2022

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) has made the 2022 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC®) and Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC®) technical committee meeting monographs available for download. All individuals anticipating an active […]

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IAPMO Seeks Hydrogen Fuel Gas Piping Task Group Members

March 29, 2022

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) is accepting applications from technical experts to participate on the Hydrogen Fuel Gas Piping Task Group. The task group’s goal is […]

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New Editions of the Canadian National Model Codes Are Now Available

March 28, 2022

As of March 28, 2022, code users can access the latest, updated editions of the National Model Codes, including the National Building Code of Canada 2020, the National Fire Code […]

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Solar Thermal Standard Consensus Committee Convenes to Develop a Proposed New Standard

March 25, 2022

The International Code Council (ICC) has initiated a project to develop a new standard addressing hot water storage tanks used in solar thermal water heating systems. The new standard, to […]

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2022 UPC, UMC Technical Committee Meetings to be Held in Person and Virtually

March 21, 2022

The IAPMO Board of Directors has determined this year’s technical committee meetings toward the development of the 2024 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC®) and Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC®) will take place in person, May […]

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IAPMO Seeks Technical Subcommittee Members for Development of National Standard IAPMO Z1065

March 21, 2022

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) is seeking volunteers, with technical background in plumbing systems and specific knowledge of airgap units for potable water supply—such as jurisdictional […]

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