City of Highland, Illinois
1115 Broadway, P.O. Box 218, Highland IL 62249-0218
ph: (618) 654-9891
The City of Highland utilizes the following codes when it comes to building construction.


·       City of Highland Zoning Ordinance
·       City of Highland Floodplain Ordinance
·       2003 International Building Code
·       2003 International One & Two Family Residential Code
·       2003 International Fire Code
·       2003 International Mechanical Code
·       2003 International Property Maintenance Code
·       2012 ILLINOIS Energy Conservation Code (IL Public Act 97-1033, SB 3724, Effective 01-01-2013)
·       2003 International Fuel Gas Code
·       2003 International Existing Building Code
·       2005 National Electrical Code
·       Latest Edition of the Illinois State Plumbing Code
·       Latest Edition of the Illinois Accessibility Code
        2010 Americans with Disibilities Act - "ADA" 2010 Standards for Accessible Design

There are some local amendments, so please contact the Building and Zoning Division of Community Development at 618.654.7115 should you desire further information.