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Updated Building Codes

Effective January 1, 2016 the Town of Vail will be utilizing the following code versions:

2015 International Building Code
2015 International Residential Code
2015 International Fire Code
2012 International Plumbing Code
2015 International Mechanical Code
2012 International Fuel Gas Code
2015 International Energy Conservation Code
2015 International Existing Building Code
2014 National Electrical Code

To purchase copies of the 2015 International Codes please contact ICC.

The 2015 Building codes have been adopted by the Town of Vail and are effective on January 1, 2016.  A copy of the adopting ordinance can be found here. To purchase copies of the new codes, please contact the ICC.



    View Corridors Amendment

    Chapter 12-22, View Corridors, and Section 14-10-3C, Vail Town Code, have been amended to allow vegetation maintenance for the preservation of adopted view corridors. Removal of vegetation is only permitted when said vegetation is found to be detrimental to the view corridor purpose. Any vegetation removal may require replacement to preserve and enhance the landscape character of the surrounding area.

    For the entire regulations please see View Corridors, Chapter 12-22, Vail Town Code.

    Contact Info

    Community Development

    Community Development Dept.
    75 South Frontage Road
    Vail, Colorado 81657

    Business Hours:
    Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm