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Description of Situations that Require a Mechanical Permit

Effective February 2003, a mechanical permit was required to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace a mechanical heating, ventilating and air-conditioning system, the installation of which is regulated by the International Mechanical Code (IMC), International Fuel-Gas Code (IFGC) or the International Residential Code (IRC), as appropriate. This equipment includes, but is not limited to, furnaces, heat pumps, air-conditioning units, range hoods, cooling towers, chillers, Fuel-oil tanks and piping system, LP-gas tanks and piping systems.

Online users who have additional questions and would like to be contacted by a departmental staff member may submit a request by clicking on the Create Service Request button below. Please complete all of the fields in the Contact Information section, provide the property address in the Service/Incident Address information section and provide a brief description of the request in the Brief Description field.

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