To assist Alabama municipalities & counties with the organization & maintenance of adequate code enforcement departments, codes, & ordinances.

To develop courses of instruction concerning new materials & methods of construction in cooperation with recognized education institutions & to promote proper interpretation, enforcement, & administration of codes & ordinances.

To assemble with other government officials & organized groups concerned with codes & ordinances to exchange ideas & to discuss mutual concerns

Alabama & Residential codes became effective October 1, 2012

Click here to visit ADECA's website for information

Are you or someone you know attending college?

coaa is accepting applications for scholarship money!

Deadline for receiving applications is april, 2015

A charter chapter of the International Code Council

Code Officials Association of Alabama

To improve the prestige of code enforcement officials by the promotion of high standards of efficiency in the administration of building, housing, plumbing, electrical, & related codes & ordinances through continued education & training.

To promote maximum safety for life, health, & property at minimum building cost through education and training of code enforcement officials.

To create a better public understanding & appreciation of the proper administration of building, housing, plumbing, electrical, & related codes & ordinances, & their importance to the safety, welfare, & prosperity of the municipality & county.

Welcome to the official website of the code officials association of Alabama (COAA).  COAA was formed in the early 1970's and was the first charter member of the southern building code congress international.  the purposes for which this corporation was organized are

Visit the 2015 conference link for information about this years education conference & Vendor's expo