Commercial Services

Plan Review

Building plans and/or specifications shall be submitted commercial construction projects electronically through the Code.sys website homepage “New Project Submittal” button.   A running PDF of signed and sealed. A running PDF of signed and sealed building plans and/or specifications shall be uploaded. Drawings should be drawn to scale and shall provide the necessary information to verify compliance with the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code.

A Complete site plan, signed & sealed, with indication of grades, slopes, accessible means of egress and accessible routes from public way, transportation stops, and accessible parking, as well as the building’s entrance(s).

As per the PA UCC, the drawings shall include the occupant load for each space, room and floor of the building and an indication of all portions and sizes of means of egress components.

The construction drawings shall include (but not limited to):
  • Design Code
  • Occupancy Classification
  • Changes in Occupancy
  • Square Footage
  • Occupant Load Calculations

Any Foundation or Footer that involves soil disturbance will required a Geo-tech Report from a soils engineers, stamped and signed. Also, upload other documents (specs, calculations, etc.) Energy Calculations are required to verify Envelope, Lighting, and Mechanical Compliance — (COMcheck). The Applicant shall sign and date the Plan Review Submittal Form and submit the form.

Inspection Types

Code.sys Code Consulting, Inc. offers a complete package (see below), as well as individual form packets. All of our downloads include step-by-step instructions and all of the necessary permit application forms.

NOTE: If you project is in Allegheny County you will need to contact the Allegheny Health Department / Plumbing Division for plan approval and inspections.

Phone Number: (412) 578-8036