Standard Development Process
The Code Council adheres to openness and transparency in our Standards development process. All of our Standards committee meetings are open to the public. Any interested party can participate in committee meetings and can be considered by the committee for membership on any work-group that the committee creates.
For more information on the Standard Development Process, contact?Karl Aittaniemi, Director-Standards Development.
Standard Development Policy and Procedures and Forms
Download official ICC policies, procedures and forms for standards development and ICC staff standards opinions.
- Standards Development Policy (CP12)?
- Consensus Committee Procedures?
- Standards Staff Opinion Policy and Procedures?
- ICC Council Policies
- Standards Public Forms
Standard Development & Consensus Committees
Review information on the Code Council Consensus Committees (CC's) and the development of Code Council I-Standards, including development schedules, CC meeting minutes, Public Proposals & Comments, Public Proposals Reports (PPR), Public Comments Reports (PCR), draft documents, and committee lists.
The International Code Council is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as a standards developing organization that adheres to ANSI’s Essential Requirements for openness, balance, consensus and due process. Participation of the various stakeholders in an equitable, accessible and responsive environment is key in developing a consensus standard for recognition as an American National Standard.