Footprints on Sand

Building Department
1011 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528
Phone: (251) 861-5525
Fax: (251) 861-2154

Hours of operation will be from 7:30 AM until 4:00 PM. Monday through Friday.

The Building Inspector is responsible for enforcing Town Ordinances concerning issuance of building permits, building construction and building maintenance.

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Building Codes

The Building Codes adopted by the Town are:

  • International Building Code – 2018 Edition

  • International Residential Code – 2018 Edition

  • International Existing Building Code – 2018 Edition

  • International Fire Prevention Code – 2018 Edition

  • International Mechanical Code – 2017 Edition

  • International Plumbing Code – 2018 Edition

  • International Property Maintenance Code – 2018 Edition

  • National Electrical Code (NEC) 2017 edition

  • Standard Swimming Pool Code – 2018 Edition

  • All revisions to the 2006 International Codes – SSTD-10

  • Typical Method of Anchorage and Bracing of Structures for Dauphin Island, Alabama, dated March, 2004

  • Design Wind Speed: 140 MPH

  • http://www.fema.gov/preliminaryfloodhazarddata

  • www.adeca.alabama.gov/floods

  • Article 10 - DUNE PROTECTION OVERLAY DISTRICT REQUIREMENTS

Building Code Order

Building & Permit Staff

Permit/License Clerk Jenniffer Ploeger
Phone (251) 861-5525 ext. 222                               
email

Building Inspector  Terry Sheffield
Phone (251) 861-5525 ext. 229                               

Building Department