Existing Building Codes and Regulations in East Africa

Existing building codes and construction standards in East African Countries are currently being revised so that they become functional and performance based on energy and resource efficiency.

Current building codes and regulations of East African Countries:

Kenya: National Planning and Building Authority, Kenya (2009): Planning and building regulations

Uganda: Building Control Regulations. August 2010 / Standard Specifications for Building Works

Rwanda: Rwanda Building Control Regulations. December 2010

Tanzania: Building Bill 2010

Burundi: Avant projet de loi n° 1/ du portant code de l’urbanisme, de l’habitat et de la construction au Burundi