This is our website for the organization! We are excited about using this site to communicate with our members and visitors.

The Mission of the Connecticut Building Officials Association (CBOA) is to promote the Building Code Profession as integral to building safety and advance the understanding, formulation and enforcement of the Connecticut State Building Code.

If you find there is information missing from our site or that it is hard to find, please contact Anthony Cinicola at acinicola@branford-ct.gov. Your comments will be important to our continued development of this site.

Helpful links to ICC

Dear members,

The 2022 Connecticut specific IRC Code books are now available for free viewing and for premium access on the ICC Website. The links below will take you direct to the CT specific versions of the IFC, IBC, and IRC respectively.

2021 IFC Portion of the 2022 CT State Building Code:

2021 IBC Portion of the 2022 CT State Building Code:

2021 IRC Portion of the 2022 CT State Building Code:

Best regards,

ICC Govt Relations Monthly Update

Here is your September edition of the ICC Government Relations Monthly Update. It’s got the latest news, including:


• The ICC GR Insight Sessions (for CEUs) will be at the 2023 ICC Annual Conference in St. Louis next month.
• A survey on your Digital Codes Premium experience.
• Survey results on how updating the IECC can save money and lives!
• NAHB’s Matt Belcher’s statement on adopting ICC/MBA Standards 1200/1205.
• The 2024 IPC and IMC are released!
• Join the Municity Overview Webinar on Thursday, September 7, at 1 p.m. ET.

Passing of Christopher Laux

Chris Laux, former CT State Building Inspector, passed apparently due to a heart attack on August 31, 2023

Link to obituary; https://www.rep-am.com/obituaries/2023/09/02/christopher-r-laux/

Welcome Back

Welcome back CBOA members, our first scheduled meeting is finally here and we look forward to seeing you all once again. This year we have implemented a New On-line Registration form for you to utilize and we encourage you to use this registration moving forward. The "Meeting Registration" form is located Left on the home page at the top left for your use. We have also answered the many requests from the membership to offer a One-time registration for the year which is also attached within the Newsletter. Attached is our Newsletter and Registration location on the Website.


New Britain Seeks ZEO

Please see attached for those interested.

AIA-CT/CBOA Education Course

2023-9-28 Presentation
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Virtual Web Presentation
AIA-CT/CBOA Education Course
Program Title: CT State Building Code, Common Accessibility Errors, and Omissions
Length of Program: 1-Hour
1 HSW | 1 OEDM CE Credit
• Ray Steadward, Jr.
• Jonathan Humble, FAIA
Program description:

CT IRC is HERE!!!!

The Connecticut version of the IRC is finally here and ready for purchase at http://shop.iccsafe.org/

We have also been informed the Electronic version of the CT IRC should be made available in about a week.

Learning Management System Credit

To receive credit hours from OEDM this form must be completed for each CBOA educational seminar attended. Please only fill out the form AFTER attending an educational seminar.

City of Groton Director of Building and Zoning

Job posting for the City of Groton, apply through Indeed.

Salary range $120,000 - $130,000


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