Fire and Life Safety Regulations

Title 13 of the Alaska Administrative Code, Chapters 50 through 55, was adopted and amended to the 2009 International Building, Fire, and Mechanical Codes. This new code took affect on November 16, 2012. Projects submitted after that date will be reviewed under the new code.

Proposed Regulation Changes in Title 13 of the Alaska Administrative Code

The Department of Public Safety proposes to adopt regulation changes in Title 13 of the Alaska Administrative Code, dealing with building code standards, fire code standards, mechanical code standards, fuel gas code standards, non-structural plan review and fees, stop work orders, fire protection system permits, firework permits, standards of organization and services of a fire department, and oil & gas hydrocarbon processing facilities.

  • Statutory Authority: AS 18.70.010; AS 18.70.080; AS 28.05.011; AS 44.17.030
  • Statutes Being Implemented, Interpreted, or Made Specific: AS 18.70.010; AS 18.70.080; AS 18.70.085; AS 18.70.090; AS 18.70.095: AS 44.17.030
  • Fiscal Information: The proposed regulation changes are not expected to require an increased appropriation.

Software Requirments:

To view and/or print the previously adopted regulations you'll need the freely available Acrobat 4.0 Reader (or later) software installed on your computer.

To view International Code Council Codes online click here.

For more information, please contact:

Lloyd Nakano
Assistant State Fire Marshal
5700 East Tudor Road
Anchorage, AK 99507
Phone: (907) 269-5491
Fax: (907) 338-4375