Welcome to our new website! Learn more

FAQ Topic: Violations

What building codes has the city adopted?

You can find a list of the construction rules and regulations enforced by the City of Effingham including building codes, fire codes, life safety codes, setbacks, and more.

Do I need a building permit?

Most construction projects, remodels, and renovations require building permits so we can make sure the work is done safely. Learn about building and construction permits. Some projects don’t require a permit, but you still need to follow all building codes and regulations.

Close window