SAFTSE’S framework will include the directive:
Submitting IFC Chapter 31 construction documents and defining these documents that are required to apply for tents and special event permits.

IFC Definition of Structural Design

3103.9.1 Structural design.  The following temporary tents and membrane structures shall be designed and constructed in accordance with sections 1603, 1606, 1607 and 1609 of the International Building Code.

Construction documents as required by Section 1603 of the International Building Code shall be provided.

  1. The occupant load of the tent or membrane structure exceeds 100,
  2. The tent or membrane structure is classified as a Group A, E, I or R occupancy, or
  3. The tent or membrane structure exceeds one story.