2020 North Carolina Electrical Code

2020 North Carolina Electrical Code Adoption Info

Read more: North Carolina Accessibility Code 2009

North Carolina Commercial Building CodeĀ 

Effective dates

November 1, 2021 – Present

 

Adopts with amendments

National Electrical Code 2020 (NEC 2020)

 

Overview

The National Electrical Code (NEC) sets the standards for safe electrical design, installation, and inspection to protect people and property from electrical hazards.

 

The 2020 North Carolina Electrical Code is based on the National Electrical Code 2020 (NEC 2020) with amendments and additions specific to North Carolina to address regional needs and safety requirements.