Enforcing Area Construction Codes
The Memphis and Shelby County Division of Construction Code Enforcement oversees five various boards that help the process of code enforcement within Shelby County. These include the:
The functions and scope of authority of the above boards include acting as a liaison between the Division of Construction Code Enforcement and the industry at large, giving general interpretations of codes and materials used, and making necessary changes to codes when needed.
The members of these public bodies are citizens of Shelby County who serve as valuable resources in development and implementation of important policies and projects. Most board members are appointed by the mayors of the City of Memphis
and Shelby County, and approved by the respective legislative bodies.