Apply for a Gas Permit


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Licensed gas contractors can apply for various types of gas permits.


  • You must be a licensed gas contractor to apply for a gas permit


General Fees

  • State surcharge for building permits: 3% or $4 min

 Permit Fees

  • Gas (general) – maximum of one inspection (for all gas related activities): $77
  • LP Gas Tank Set: $77


What you will need to fill out the permit:
  • Job valuation
  • Property owner/Tenant name
  • Address - If the address is not available, provide site plan
  • For mobile homes: name/lot#
  • Section/Township/Range
  • Structure type
  • Occupancy type
  • Appliance type (if applicable)
    • LP or Natural gas
    • Total number of outlets
    • Is tank set to existing system (if applicable)
  • Container type (if applicable)
    • Customer owned or leased
    • Number of containers
    • Total capacity
    • Re-qualification dates
    • Is installation two-state
    • Does container serve multiple meter system
    • Meter properly supported
    • Meter number
  • Name, address, phone number and email address of installer

Things To Consider

  • Licensed contractors can submit applications in person or certain types online (after registration)
    • Gas permits available online
      • Pool heaters
      • Fixture/Appliances (existing structures only)
      • Tank Sets
  • Permits are valid for 180 days after we issue them
    • The permit will extend for an additional 180 days when you request an inspection and it passes

How To

  1. Fill out the application
  2. Submit the application

What's Next

  • Staff will review the application, plans and any accompanying documentation
  • We will notify you if any corrections are needed
  • If no corrections, or corrections are completed satisfactorily, we will notify you when the permit is ready
  • Contractors
    • For in person applications, you or your authorized agent can pick-up the permit
    • For mail-in or faxed permits – we will mail you the permit
    • Online permits – You can download the online permit
  • Pay full permit costs in person
  • Submit your notice of commencement (NOC)
    • an inspection cannot be scheduled unless a recorded and certified NOC is submitted to Building Services
  • Schedule inspections

Get Help

(813) 272-5600

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