Division Goals

The Building Division’s goal is to safeguard the public health, safety, and general welfare through compliance with the adopted building codes affiliated with structural strength, means of egress facilities, stability, sanitation, adequate light and ventilation, energy conservation, providing for safety to life, and through compliance attempts to minimize hazards affiliated with the built environment. 



The City of Marble Falls is updating the floodplain maps. Paper copies of the Preliminary FIRMs are available to view at the Development Services Department. For more information please view our webpage or


The City of Marble Falls has compiled its annual building report for 2017.  To view the report please click here.


The Development Services Department is proud to present you the Development BUZZ! Get the latest information on new commercial construction activity in Marble Falls. For more information please click here. 


One hundred percent of the Building Division staff within the Development Services Department of the City of Marble Falls has earned professional certifications from the International Code Council (ICC).

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  1. 2018 Building Reports
  2. Previous Building Reports
Current Adopted Codes
The City of Marble Falls' current adopted codes are
  • 2012 International Building Code including Appendices A through M and Q
  • 2012 International Residential Code including Appendices A through K
  • 2012 International Plumbing Code 
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code including Appendices A and B
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code including Appendices A and B
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code including Appendices A and B
  • 2012 International Fire Code including Appendices B through I
  • 2011 National Electric Code including Annex A through H
  • 2015 NFPA 101, Life Safety Code Handbook
  • City of Marble Falls Code of Ordinances
  • All State and Federal Laws

Please consult the Building Official regarding any amendments to the adopted codes that may or may not exist.

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