Online Permitting

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Arkansas - Current Codes

The American Institute of Architects

Based in Washington, D.C., the AIA has been the leading professional membership association for licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners since 1857.


American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers


American Society of Civil Engineers


American National Standards Institute

American Red Cross

Visit the website for the American Red Cross


FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.


International Code Council


Southern Forest Products Association

U.S. Fire Administration

An entity of the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency, the mission of the USFA is to provide national leadership to foster a solid foundation for our fire and emergency services stakeholders in prevention, preparedness, and response.


Western Wood Products Association is a trade association representing softwood lumber manufacturers in the 12 Western states, from the Canadian border south to Mexico and from the West Coast to the Black Hills of South Dakota. The Association also provides services in Alaska.

Arkansas Energy Code

The Arkansas Energy Code for New Building Construction Supplements and Amendments can be down loaded from the Arkansas Energy Office. The Arkansas Energy Office has a set of free tools called the RESCheck for residential and the COMCheck for commercial projects that can be down loaded from Arkansas Energy Office web site.

Purchase a copy of the 2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code

This is the adopted code for the City of Fort Smith. You can purchase a copy from this site. This is Volume I, II & III. If you are an ICC member it is offerd at a discounted rate.

To purchase a copy of the 2012 Arkansas Fire Prevention Code Revision package

The State of Arkansas code revision may be pruchased here from this link.