When do I need a Plumbing Permit?
A Plumbing Permit is required to install, extend, alter or repair a plumbing system or connect a system to a building sewer. A permit is not required to unplug a stoppage, or to replace a faucet, plumbing fixture, or water heater where no change to the piping is required.
How can I obtain a Plumbing Permit?
You must contact one of the department staff members listed below.
Are there additional requirements?
Yes. To obtain a plumbing permit you must be the holder of a valid Plumbing Contractor's License issued by the department of Communities, Land and Environment.
How much does a Plumbing Permit cost?
The fee amount for a plumbing permit depends on the scope of work required. Details can be found in A Code for Plumbing Services Regulations.
Who can I contact for more information?
Steve Townsend (Chief Officer Boiler, Pressure Vessel, LP Gas, Plumbing and Home Heat Tank)
J. Elmer Blanchard Building
31 Gordon Drive
Charlottetown, PE C1A 6B8
Telephone: (902) 368-5567
Fax: (902) 368-5526
Brian Trainor (Inspector, Plumbing, Boiler and Pressure Vessel)
Access PEI Summerside
120 Heather Moyse Drive
Summerside, PE C1N 5Y8
Telephone: (902) 888-8000
Fax: (902) 888-8023