A Sub Permit is required for the installation, extension, repair, or alteration of any plumbing system, heating or cooling equipment system, or electrical wiring, appliances or equipment.
Use this application for the following purposes:
Exceptions: A permit is not required for the replacement of a water heater and associated electrical circuitry in one or two-family dwellings per NC G.S. 160A-417(a)(2). A permit is not required for repair or replacement of electrical lighting fixtures or devices in one or two-family dwellings per NC G.S. 160A-417(a)(4).
Water Heater Replacement Requirements (without a permit):
-Dale Dawson NC Plumbing and Mechanical & Fire Sprinkler Contractor's Licensing Bard Executive Director
Please note that if one of the following requirements is missing, then a permit is required.See Water Heater Replacement Requirements for more details.
Sub Permit Process