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.

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.

ANSI Accreditation

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.


Standards Errata