Plumbing Permit

COVID-19 Update – January 13, 2021

The Province has declared a second state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and a province-wide stay at home order begins Thursday, January 14 at 12:01 a.m. As a result, temporary changes to a number of municipal programs and services are expected to be in place until at least Thursday, February 11.

Tom Davies Square will remain open by appointment only, Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Public access is limited to the main floor, including the public washrooms. Residents should avoid all non-essential visits to Tom Davies Square. Many services are available online or over the phone, and residents are asked to first contact 311 by phone or Live Web Chat (311.greatersudbury.ca) to see if there’s an alternative to an in-person visit. A full list of online services can be found at www.greatersudbury.ca/eservices.


COVID-19 Permit Submission Process

Option 1 – To schedule an appointment for drop-off or for more information call 705-674-4455 ext 4278. Residents attending Tom Davies Square for appointments will be screened, as per Public Health guidelines.

Option 2 – Electronic Submission. Please fill out our Building Application Form. Please see the checklists to understand what type of documents you will need for your type of construction, this will also help with an electronic submission (print fees will apply).
 

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Most plumbing work requires a permit.

There is a minimum plumbing permit fee of $108 if not associated with a current building permit.

The following fees per fixture or item will be applied if associated with a current building permit:

  • $4.70 per fixture (Bar Sink, Basin, Bath Tub, Bidet, Dishwasher, Laundry Tub, Shower, Sink, Toilet, Urinal, Automatic Washer, Drinking Fountain, Grease or Oil Interceptor, 3 Compartment Sink, Janitor Sink)
  • $2.25 per item (Hot Water Tank, Rainwater Leader, Stacks)
  • $2.20 per item (Floor Drain, Hub Drain, Indirect Drain)
  • $6.45 per item (Backwater Valve, Building Drain, Domestic Sewage Pump)

A property owner can install his own plumbing provided that the installation is in a single family dwelling in which he or she resides.

A Licensed Plumber must be hired to do the plumbing work for buildings listed outside of the afore mentioned.