The Office of Manufactured Housing
News and Events
Effective July 1, 2013
New Phones Numbers for Inspectors
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for new numbers.
The Arizona Office of Manufactured Housing (OMH) maintains standards of safety and quality for all manufactured homes, factory built buildings and accessory structures. These standards promote the health, safety and welfare of Arizona citizens and are consistent with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) standards.
The Department's enabling Statutes are located in A.R.S. Title 41 “State Government” and Chapter 16 “Department of Fire, Building and Life Safety".
The Rules which affect the Department's activities are located in A.A.C. Title 4, Chapters 34 and 36.
HUD has designated the Arizona Office of Manufactured Housing as its State Administrative Agency for manufactured housing and related industries in Arizona. As such, OMH strives to foster the public trust through implementation and enforcement of State and Federal Laws in a timely, fair and consistent fashion.
Current Adopted Codes, as of June 4, 2012
International Building Code (IBC) 2009 Edition
International Residential Code (IRC) 2009 Edition
International Mechanical Code (IMC) 2009 Edition
International Plumbing Code (IPC) 2009 Edition
International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC) 2009 Edition
International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) 2009 Edition
National Electric Code (NEC) 2008 Edition
Notices, News and Events
As of January 1, 2013, all manufactured homes, mobile homes, residential and commercial FBB's are required to have the new Installation Certificate or and Installation Insignia affixed at the time of inspection. Installers may still use Installation Insignia left in their inventory. All Installers and Contractors wishing to install manufactured homes, mobile homes, residential and commercial FBB's must participate in the Installation Insignia Program and attend annual training. Annual training is required to be eligible to order the new Installation Certificates, which are required for final clearance to occupy by the Department of Fire, Building and Life Safety and jurisdictions in Agreement with the Department.
Installation Certificate Info Sheet
Effective March 19, 2012, the background check fee will decrease to $22.00. All license applications postmarked on or after March 19, 2012 should include the new fee. All license applications postmarked before March 19, 2012 should include the present background check fee of $24.00.
As of February 19, 2013, Graham County will be issuing permits and conduction installation inspection on behalf of the Office of Manufactured Housing and the City of Safford.
If you do not live in an area that has an IGA, then you must purchase a permit for installation at our website or by mail. For more information on purchasing a permit click the following permits link for further instructions:
If you need to schedule an inspection please call: 602-364-1067
Installation inspectors are generally available between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Please note that, at times, inspectors are not immediately available to answer your call as they may be out of cell phone range or actively working on an inspection. Please leave a brief/detailed telephone message, or choose one of the following alternatives:
Email Us at:
Please check our Frequently Asked Question:
FAQ for Installations
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