Clay County has adopted the building and construction codes listed below. These adopted codes are copyrighted and too voluminous to be made fully available here, but can be obtained through the corresponding websites of the authoring organizations (NFPA., and ICC). To review the adopted building codes in person through Clay County, please schedule a meeting by Emailing Building Official or by call at 816-407-3380.
The Clay County Commission approved the adoption of the 2012 family of building and construction codes with amendments by way of Ordinance Number 2012-ORD-24 (PDF). The new 2012 codes went into effect on January 1, 2013, and included the following: