Building Codes and Design Criteria

Applicable Building Codes in use in Herriman City

  1. 2015 International Residential Code (IRC), including Appendix E & Q
  2. 2015 International Swimming Pool & Spa Code (ISPSC)
  3. Residential provisions of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code
  4. 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC)
  5. 2018 International Building Code (IBC), including Appendix J
  6. 2018 International Plumbing Code (IPC)
  7. 2018 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
  8. 2018 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC)
  9. Commercial provisions of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
  10. 2018 International Existing Building Code (subject to HUD & IRC Appendix E)
  11. ICC / ANSI A117.1-2009
  12. Applicable Utah State Amendments (see “Laws and Rules” on the DOPL website)

Design Criteria in Herriman City

  1. Ground Snow Loads: Refer to USU snow load website.
  2. Seismic Zone: D 
  3. Wind Load: 115 mph, Exposure C 
  4. Frost Depth: 30 inches minimum from bottom of footing to finished grade (or 36 inches from bottom of footing to top of slab or foundation wall.) 


Contact Us

Hours

7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Monday - Friday

Please call before 4:00 for inspection requests

Phone

801-446-5327

Email

building@herriman.org

Cathryn Nelson • Building Official
Phone: 801-446-5327 | Email

Cathryn Nelson

Lon Christensen • Assistant Building Official/Inspector
Phone: 801-446-5327 | Email

Lon Christensen