Tonganoxie uses the following building code references.
- International Building Code, 2000 Ed
- International Residential Code, 2000 Ed
- National Electric Code, 1999 Ed
- Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings, 1997 Ed
- nternational Mechanical Code, 2000 Ed
- Uniform Housing Code, 1997 Ed
- International Plumbing Code, 2000 Ed
- Kansas Building Fire Safety Code
These books are available for reference at the Tonganoxie City Hall. All codes except the Kansas Building Fire Safety Code can be purchased through the International Conference of Building Officials online book store.
The Kansas Building Fire Safety Code may be obtained through the Kansas Fire Marshall's Office.