Building Code Board of Appeals

PURPOSE AND GOALS: 

The Building code board of appeals shall hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions, or determinations made by the building official or fire official relative to the application and interpretation of the state building code or state fire code as defined in RSA 155-A:1. An application for appeal shall be based on a claim that the true intent of the code or rules adopted thereunder, have been incorrectly interpreted, the provisions of the code do not fully apply, or an equally good or better form of construction is proposed. The board shall have no authority to waive requirements of the state building code or the state fire code.

REGULAR MEETING: 

Irregular meetings; only as required.

MEMBERSHIP:

5 Members and the Building Inspector

Criteria for Membership:

Specific criteria include:

1. Knowledge of state building codes to include:

a) Electrical;

b) Mechanical;

c) Plumbing;

d) Construction standards.