The City of Webster Groves has adopted the following codes:
2015 International Building Code (IBC)
2015 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
2015 International Residential Code (IRC)
2014 National Electric Code (NEC
2015 International Fire Code (IFC)
2015 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC)
2015 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC)
In addition to the above, the City's Zoning Ordinance regulates the permitted uses of land, minimum lot size and width, coverage, building size, heights, and setbacks from property lines.
Zoning Yard Definitions NOTICE
Beginning April 13, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in the interest of the safety of the community and staff, permit applications for some alterations and renovations will be accepted and reviewed, but permits NOT issued. Review Temporary Permit Restrictions
Permits are only issued to contractors registered with the City. This applies to general, mechanical, fire, fence, and sign contractors, as well as plumbers and electricians. Exceptions are made when a homeowner acts as a general contractor on his or her owner-occupied home.