The Building and Zoning Department has a responsibility to protect public safety, health, and welfare within the city through diligent, efficient, effective, and courteous administration of all applicable city and building codes.

Please note: Elements of home construction that do not affect the safety and construction integrity of a structure are the responsibility of the homebuyer or homeowner.

Adopted Codes

The City of Broadview Heights, Ohio has adopted the following building codes:
  • International Fuel Gas Code
  • International Property Maintenance Code
  • National Electrical Code
  • National Fire Protection Agency 99C Gas and Vacuum Systems
  • Ohio Building Code
  • Ohio Plumbing Code
  • Ohio Mechanical Code
  • Residential Code of Ohio