The City of Webster Groves has adopted the following codes:
2009 International Building Code (IBC)
2009 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
2009 International Residential Code (IRC)
2008 National Electric Code (NEC
2009 International Fire Code (IFC)
2009 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
2009 International Plumbing Code (IPC)
2009 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
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.