Adopted Building Codes

The South Carolina Building Codes Council adopted the 2021 South Carolina Building Codes at their meeting on October 6, 2021. The Council approved an effective date of January 1, 2023. A complete modification index can be found here. Information about the 2018 Building Codes currently in effect for South Carolina can be found below.

Building Codes in Effect for South Carolina

2021 South Carolina Building Codes
2021 Code Modification Index - Approved by Council on October 6, 2021.
2018 South Carolina Building Codes

2018 Modifications Final Version: January 1, 2020

  • This is the final version of the 2018 modifications document. Please disregard all previous versions.
State Register's Published 2018 Code Modifications

To view free PDF versions of the current adopted building codes, click here.