The engineering division performs a variety of professional, technical, and inspection services, including the issuance of permits.
The engineering service desk can be reached at 651-266-6270 from 7:30 am - 4:00 pm (Monday – Friday).
Emergency Plumbing Work
Work requiring a plumbing permit and inspection that is performed on an emergency basis is exempt from obtaining a plumbing permit prior to the commencement of work.
However, a plumbing permit must be obtained within 24 hours (weekends and holidays excluded), from the time of inspection or a double fee will be applied.
Typical Settings for Plumbing Work
Standards for the Installation of Water Mains
The water code is Title XI WATER UTILITY of the Saint Paul Code of Ordinances.