Washington Association of Building Officials


WABO 2019 Annual Business Meeting

Registration for the 2019 WABO Annual Business Meeting is now open.  The meeting is scheduled for July 18-19, 2019, at beautiful Semiahmoo Resort in Blaine, WA.  This special meeting includes election of Board members and the Annual Awards Banquet.  To reserve your room at Semiahmoo Resort, call (360) 318-2000 for a WABO room rate of $169.  The room block ends on June 26, 2019.

For more information and to register, click here.

WABO members are also looking for dedicated individuals willing to volunteer to serve on the Board of Directors.  If you would like to become a leader in our great organization, click here.

Meeting Packet



ICC Code of Honor Scholarship Opportunity

The Code of Honor Scholarship application is now open and will close on Friday, August 9th.   For 2019, Code of Honor scholarships will support participation in the Public Comment Hearings held October 23-30, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

For more information and to apply, click here.



WABO 2019 Spring Business Meeting

Members from around the state gathered at Enzian Inn in Leavenworth for the WABO Spring Quarterly Business Meeting on April 25-26, 2019.  First timers, retirees and everyone in between attended and were able to network with their colleagues from around Washington State.

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WABO Membership

The Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO) was incorporated in 1977 to promote building codes and standards that safeguard the public health and safety; advise on legislative matters; assist in the development of national and state codes; provide educational opportunities for its members; and preserve local government control of code administration.

Click here to become a WABO Member

Factory Assembled Structures (FAS) Program 

Kelly Mayo - Washington State Dept. of Labor & Industries 

L & I frequently receives inquiries regarding the rules and requirements for "tiny homes." An informative handout has been developed to help assist jurisdictions. 

Click here to view handout