The city of Spencer adopts the state plumbing code of Iowa with local amendments. The Iowa Department of Public Health announced that the new versions of the State Plumbing and State Mechanical Codes are effective June 23, 2021. The updates model codes are 2021 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and 2021 International Mechanical Code (IMC). A full version of the city plumbing code is available through a link to our online code at: http://spenceriowacity.com/residents/codes-regulations/
The city of Spencer does not locally permit or inspect mechanical installations, but recognizes the state code is applicable statewide.
The state plumbing code is availble at: https://idph.iowa.gov/Portals/1/userfiles/81/641_25_1.pdf
The state mechanical code is available at: https://idph.iowa.gov/Portals/1/userfiles/81/641_61_1.pdf