Kentucky elevator and escalator codes

The State of Kentucky KY Division of Building Codes Enforcement Elevator Section oversees all elevators in the State of Kentucky. The Kentucky Elevator Inspection Section approves plans and specifications and issues permits for the installation of all new, altered or relocated elevators, freight elevators, escalators in the state of Kentucky. (excerpt from the State of Kentucky's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

Here are links to Kentucky's various elevator division requirements, Kentucky elevator forms, Kentucky elevator FAQs and Kentucky elevator resources.

Details: This link will take you to Kentucky's elevator section website. You can get information related to Kentucky's elevator program, including news and policy changes.

Details: Learn about the elevator inspection requirements for Kentucky. Research Kentucky elevator permit periodicities and common violations.

Details: Access common Kentucky elevator application, inspection, and payment forms online.

Details: Need assistance in setting up a Kentucky elevator inspection, or need help understanding your responsibilities? You can find help here.

Details: These are frequently asked questions concerning the Kentucky elevator inspection program, viewing them will help you better understand the compliance process and become familiar with the terminology.

Details: This link will take you to Kentucky elevator resources and elevator links that will help you operate, repair, and use your elevators to their full potential. We have selected several online elevator resources that we feel are critical to helping you understand how your elevators work, follow the elevator codes that govern them, and pass the elevator operator tests.

Kentucky elevator inspection guide

Preparing for an inspection can ensure the process is done quickly and efficiently with minimal downtime or unforeseen issues.

Details: Here is a guide on what to expect during an elevator or escalator inspection and how to prepare for it. If you have any additional questions, please contact Kentucky's elevator inspection office.