Programs & Services

The Division of the State Architect (DSA) conducts many programs and performs services in support of its obligations and to assure construction of safe, accessible, and sustainable public buildings. Aside from project design and construction oversight, DSA proposes changes to applicable state building and administrative codes. DSA also interprets the codes as needed for consistent enforcement. In addition, DSA manages programs to review, test and certify inspectors and materials testing laboratories to work on DSA reviewed projects; is a resource for clients in achieving access compliance; implements energy incentive programs and does outreach in support of sustainability; and other related programs.