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Residential Structures Code Program


Oregon Residential Specialty Code (ORSC) adoption

The division is working with the Residential and Manufactured Structures Board to adopt the next edition of the ORSC.

Get more information about the next code.

Adopted codes and standards

The division works with building officials, technical committees, advisory boards, and the public to adopt, amend, and interpret the Oregon Residential Specialty Code (ORSC). This code applies to the construction, reconstruction, and repair of one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses.

2017 Oregon Residential Specialty Code (ORSC)
Effective Oct. 1, 2017
Based on the 2015 International Residential Code


The following are adopted as part of the code:


The following are corrections to the printed code:

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