Escambia Building Inspections To Start Following 2017 Florida Building Code

December 7, 2017

Effective Jan. 1, 2018, the Escambia County Building Inspections Department will be operating under the 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code. All plans submitted after Monday, Jan. 1 must meet or exceed the updated code and all plans must include the statement “Plans conform to the 6th Edition (2017) FBC.”

An analysis of the changes from the Department of Business & Professional Regulation is available online by clicking here.

For more information, please contact Escambia County Building Services at 850-595-3550 or


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