Development Services

Building Code Resources and Documents

On this page, you will find links to helpful building code resources and documents for your reference.

Building Code Resources and Documents

  • City of Long Beach Building Standards Code
    Every three years, Long Beach Development Services (LBDS) is required by State law to enforce the most current edition of the California Building Standards Code to establish uniform standards for the construction and maintenance of buildings, electrical systems, plumbing systems, mechancial systems, and fire and life safety systems.

  • City of Long Beach Municipal Codes
    This site cintains municipal ordinances and laws that are enacted and enforced by the Long Beach, CA.

  • Development Permit Center Forms
    Access various forms and applications for download that may be required for your development proejct in Long Beach.

  • Information Bulletins
    Find several Long Beach Development Permit Center Information Bulletins, or resource guides, that provide consistent and uniform interpretation of Long Beach Building codes, clarify code issues as they relate to new construction and new building technologies, and/or explain new building regulations.