Vermont Code Info
Vermont Code Information
Fire & Building Safety Codes
The following information is maintained by the Vermont Department of Public Safety - Division of Fire Safety (802-479-7561 or 800-640-2106) and is provided here for convenience. Confirm current data before completing construction documents.
Vermont Energy Codes are administered and maintained by the Vermont Department of Public Service (802-828-2811). For information on the current (2015) versions of the commercial and residential energy codes visit the following DPS pages:
The Energy Code Assistance Center (855-887-0673) is a call-in hotline (hosted at Efficiency Vermont) set up to answer questions or or provide further information, including energy code books available at no charge.
For overall Vermont building codes and regulations, visit the DFS site HERE. The Fire and Building Safety Code was updated in 2016 and is linked here
2015 Vermont Fire and Building Safety Code Effective October 10, 2016
For a summary of the adopted rules and reference codes included in this Code, see: