Bahamas Building Codes

What are the building codes for the Bahamas?  If you are researching this, keep in mind that it hasn’t been updated for many years and as such many of the newer construction technologies such as some several types of new SIPS or the inflated concrete dome house has not been approved.  If you plan to use a new material or construction style, you could face a protracted delay in working with the Bahamas Ministry of Works to get it accepted.   Below are some key parts the Bahamas Building Code, or click the link below to download the entire document.

Bahamas Building Code 3rdEd.

Below images are of a beautiful home for sale in Long Beach, Great Abaco Island.  It is a 3 bedroom home ready to be completed.

3 thoughts on “Bahamas Building Codes

    1. dwallas says:

      Hi Cody, thanks for reading. you can download the code book from the link on my post. or you could visit hte Ministry of Works in Nassau to request a copy.

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