When do I need to apply for a permit?
A plumbing permit is required for any work other than changing a washer or drain cleaning.
A gas permit is required for any work involving a gas line i.e. new appliances, anything shut off for 6 months or more or anything the gas company has shut off.
An electrical permit is required for any alterations of existing or new wiring.
Who can perform the work?
Only a licensed plumber, gas fitter, or electrician can perform work in the Town of Spencer.
Process for an application:
In order to issue a permit the following are required:
- Completed application form;
- Completed worker’s compensation affidavit and certificate of general liability insurance (listing the Town of Spencer as the certificate holder) OR Completed application form with Owner’s Insurance Waiver signed;
- Copy of current license
- Application fee.
- Tax sign off