About the International Code Council

The International Code Council is a nonprofit association that provides a wide range of building safety solutions including product evaluation, accreditation, certification, codification and training. It develops model codes and standards used worldwide to construct safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures.

The International Code Council (ICC) family of solutions includes the ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES), S.K. Ghosh Associates, the International Accreditation Service (IAS), General CodeNTA Inc., and  Alliance for National & Community Resilience (ANCR), which are dedicated to the construction of safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures. Find out more about each of our individual family of solutions here.

For more information about the Code Council, view our overview video, read our annual report our overview brochure, and our 2025 strategic plan.

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Protect the health, safety and welfare of people by creating safe buildings and communities.


To provide the highest quality codes, standards, products and services for all concerned with the safety and performance of the built environment.

  • Customer Value
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Member Focus
  • Professionalism
  • Public Service
  • Quality

The International Code Council is committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for employees, members, partners and stakeholders of all backgrounds, races, ethnicities, genders and ages. We support diversity, equity and inclusion in the building safety industry. Our mission to protect the health, safety and welfare of people by creating safe buildings and communities is the basis for our beliefs. We strive to create safe spaces for everyone in our community to live, work and learn.


The International Code Council was established in 1994, with the goal of developing a single set of national model construction codes. It brought together three different organizations that had developed three separate sets of model codes throughout the U.S.: Building Offi­cials and Code Administrators International, Inc. (BOCA), International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO) and Southern Building Code Congress International, Inc. (SBCCI). Read more

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to providing a work environment free of harassment and discrimination.