Hillsborough County Public Schools is on SUMMER HOURS until Friday, July 28, 2017. Our Summer Office Hours are 7 AM to 5:30 PM, Monday through Thursday. Schools and district offices are CLOSED on Friday during Summer Hours. The District will return to regular business hours Monday, July 31, 2017.
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Building Code

Building Code

Protecting Health, Safety and Welfare

Building Code is responsible for administering document reviews and performing construction inspections to confirm building and fire code compliance and to insure contractor compliance with state and local regulatory standards and requirements in order to protect the health, safety and welfare of our students, faculty and the public.

The School Board requires that all modifications, renovations, alterations and remodeling to existing schools and school sites including additions, or demolition be reviewed and approved by the Office of the Building Code Manager.  The Building Code Manager is responsible for administering document reviews and performing construction inspections to confirm building and fire code compliance and to insure contractor compliance with state and local regulatory standards and requirements in order to protect the health, safety and welfare of our students, faculty and the public.

FBC and FFPC Required Inspection Request Procedures:

  • Formal inspections to confirm code compliance are required in accordance with the Florida State Statutes, the Florida Building Code (FBC) and the Florida Fire Prevention Code (FFPC).

  • For a complete list of code required inspections refer to the Florida Building Code, Chapter 1, Section 109 - INSPECTIONS, paragraph 109.3 - Required Inspections.

  • All FBC and FFPC required inspection requests are to be forwarded to THE OFFICE OF THE BUILDING CODE MANAGER, VIA EMAIL at inspections@sdhc.k12.fl.us and the FIRE CODE OFFICIAL, VIA EMAIL at fireinspections@sdhc.k12.fl.us on the HCPS "Inspection Request Form” NOT LATER THAN 3 PM TO OBTAIN INSPECTION THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY. INSPECTION REQUESTS ARE TO BE SUBMITTED NOT LESS THAN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE REQUESTED INSPECTION, EXCLUDING WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS. Please contact the OFFICE OF THE BUILDING CODE MANAGER (813-272-4117) for an editable copy of the Inspection Request Form. 

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