The New York City Department of Buildings is mandated to keep the City’s Construction Codes up-to-date with the latest version of the International Code Council Codes (I-Codes). The Department has organized a series of Committees to assist with drafting revisions to the New York City Construction Codes.
The Department is seeking applicants to serve on the 2017 Construction Codes Revision Committees. To be considered for committee membership, a completed application must be submitted, including any required attachments to the Department by March 30, 2017. The application deadline has been extended through APRIL 14, 2017.
Completed applications can be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to:
New York City Department of Buildings
Code Development Unit
Attn: Committee Selection
280 Broadway, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Submission details can be found in Part F of the application. A background check will be performed by the NYC Department of Investigation for all applicants.
Committee work assignments and appointments will be determined by the Department, and will be based on subject matter expertise. Space is limited, please apply for committee membership today. Once selected, committee members must comply with guidelines described in the 2017 Code Revision Handbook.
NOTE: Only members of the 2017 Construction Codes Revision Committees (Technical, Managing and Advisory) will be able to participate in the development of the NYC Existing Building Code.