Gas Permit

Gas Permit Process

Only a state licensed Plumber, Mechanical contractor or Residential Home Builder can pull gas permits.

Permit Application

*Process begins in the Building Department.  You must completely fill out a gas application, including (owner’s name, owner’s contact information, and contractor’s name, contractor’s information, contractor’s state license).

Contractor will need the following

  • Gas Application
  • Photo ID
  • State contractors card
  • Property address ( need suite or apt # if property is a multi-unit)
  • Proposal/ contract with a detailed scope of work including the cost of materials and labor work with contractor and owners signature
  • If they are not the license holder a letter giving them authorization to pull permit under that contractors name
  • Master permit if applicable
  • How many outlets/ Safety
  • Proof of ownership/landlord consent

If State Contractor license is expired no permits can be issued. If local contractor’s card has expired a fee of $40.00 will be added to the permit and a new card will be given.

Gas Permits

Application Filing Fee

$30.00 (Non-refundable)

One to Four Outlets

$10.00

Each Additional Outlet

$2.00

One Unit (burner, furnace)

$5.00

Each Additional

$1.00

Inspections

For inspections contact appropriate inspectors located on Building Department Staff Directory.

  • Monday – Friday 8:00 am -9:00 am for the same day inspections
  • Monday – Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm for the next day inspections

Types of Inspections

  • Rough- Pressure test 10-16
  • Final

Posting of Permit

Work requiring a permit shall not commence until the permit holder or his agents posts the permit card inside a permit box in a conspicuous place on the premise.  The permit shall be protected from weather and located in such position as to permit the Building Official or representative to conveniently make the required entries thereon.  No work can be done until a permit is issued.  The permit cards shall be maintained in position by permit holder until the certificate of Occupancy or Completion is issued by the Building Official.  Inspection(s) will not be done by an inspector if the job site is missing permit drawings and a permit box.

The following are required inspections: If an inspection is not called for whether rough, final, etc. you are subject to lose City or State license.  This includes all new construction, renovations and roof work (must provide a ladder). 

 The permit holder must call in his/her own inspections unless an authorization letter has been sent prior to the Building Department from the sub-contractors/ owner giving general contactor the okay to call in their work.

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