Residential Development : Water Heaters
Dept/Div. Contact: Building Safety -
For safety reasons, a plumbing permit is required for
all water heater installations and replacements.
Examples: There are very specific code requirements
governing where a water heater can be located, when to elevate a
water heater, bracing requirements, and temperature and pressure
relief valve requirements. A final inspection is required
after all work has been completed.
In order to get a permit you will
need to pay the necessary permit fees.
Where to go:
1010 Tenth Street, 3rd Floor
Please visit our 'Fees'
page for current fees
Once your fees have been
paid, the Building Safety Division will
issue the required permits for your project.
Once your water
heater is installed, you will need to
schedule an inspection to ensure that the water
heater was installed correctly.
To schedule an inspection:
Building Inspection page
After your final inspection, your project will be
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Contact the Building Safety Division at (209) 577-5232.
This page was updated on: Sunday, January 27, 2008 6:48:28 PM