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Plumbing Permit Application

The Municipality of Port Hope issues Plumbing Permits for properties located within the Municipality’s boundaries. Please contact the Municipality of Port Hope Building Division to schedule your inspection via email at or by calling us at 905-885-2431.

Ontario Building Code Act, Section 36 (3) - Penalties. A person who is convicted of an offence is liable to a fine of not more than $50,000 for a first offence and to fine of not more than $100,000 for a subsequent offence.

Inspections Required by Code:

  • All drains and vents inside a building below concrete slab
  • Sewers outside to street property line or septic tank
  • All drains, wastes, vents, showers, bathtubs and pertaining water pipe, valves and fittings installed before drywalling of ceilings and walls. 
  • Air or water test required on all piping
  • Final plumbing includes the complete plumbing installation before occupancy

Number of Fixtures Required

Please enter the number of units required per fixture. Each fixture is $17. If you are installing Site Servicing Pipe, the cost is $1.10 per metre. If you are installing a 5/8" Water Meter, the fee is $500 each.

The base fee for any plumbing permit is $150 and will be added to your total. Please note there may be a Review Fee of $100 depending on the complexity and scale of the project, the Building Official will confirm whether the fee is applicable.


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