NMPGIA

Board Policies and Interpretations, Applications and More

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Installations

13D System Installations
Accessible Gas Appliance Shut-offs
Commercial Buildings Utilizing Overhead Garage Doors
CPVC in 6 Story Buildings
CSST Installed Above Ground Exterior to a Building
Definition of Plumbing
Exception to Lining an Existing Chimney pdf format of Exception to Lining an Existing Chimney
Gas/Oil Separator Alternative pdf format of Gas/Oil Separator Alternative
Grease & Vacuum Drainage System Design
Handicap Fixture Requirements pdf format of Handicap Fixture Requirements
Hood Interlock for Commercial Kitchens pdf format of Hood Interlock for Commercial Kitchens
Lavatory Installed Outside of a Bathroom
Limited Service Health Clinics
Maximum Temperature for Hand Sinks in Commercial Kitchens
Minimum Drain Size With Multiple Shower Heads
On Demand Water Heaters
PVC for Mixed Use Installation Scenarios pdf format of PVC for Mixed Use Installation Scenarios
Safe Waste Pans for Water Heatersand Storage Tanks
Secondary Roof Drainage Systems
Siphonic Roof Drain Systems
So-Vent Plumbing Systems


Product Acceptance/Design Standards


ASME Tank Requirements
Chemical Cleaning Dispensers
Combination Potable Water - Space Heating Systems pdf format of Combination Potable Water - Space Heating Systems
Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing
Outdoor Gas Fired Patio Equipment
Metal Tags for Water Heaters
Product Acceptance Procedures
Water Filtration and Water Dispensing Systems


Education and Licensure

Adjustment and Replacement of Gas Controls
Employer Certification Of Applicant Hours
Limited LP Installers Connecting Propane Tanks
On-the-Job Programs for Vocational Schools
Substantially Equivalent License
Venting of Flue Gases


Continuing Education Information

Approved Continuing Education Providers for Licensees
Approved Continuing Education Providers for Inspectors
248 CMR 11.00: Education and Experience Standards and Requirements for Licensure
Provider Application for Continuing Education


State Inspectors

Taylor Roth 617-727-6092

Dennis Driscoll 617-727-2243

Scott Padden 617-727-1738

State Inspectors Area of Coverage


Rules and Regulations Governing Plumbers and Gas Fitters

248 CMR 1.00 - 11.00 
248 CMR 1.00: Reserved
248 CMR 2.00: Reserved
248 CMR 3.00: General Provisions Governing the Conduct of Plumbing and Gas Work Performed in the Commonwealth
248 CMR 4.00: Introduction and Massachusetts Modifications
248 CMR 5.00: Amendments to 2002 Edition of ANSI Z223.1-NFPA 54
248 CMR 6.00: Reserved
248 CMR 7.00: Massachusetts Code For Gas Utilization Equipment In Large Boilers
248 CMR 8.00: Reserved
248 CMR 9.00: Reserved
248 CMR 10.00: Uniform State Plumbing Code
10.01 through 10.13 
248 CMR 10.00: Uniform State Plumbing Code - (continued)
10.14 through 10.23 
248 CMR 11.00: Education and Experience Standards and Requirements for Licensure


Applications and Forms

Attention Active Military, Military Spouses, & Veterans
Application for Apprentice Plumbers License pdf format of Plumber's Apprentice
Application for Apprentice Gasfitters License pdf format of Gasfitter's Apprentice
Application for Limited Undiluted Liquefied Petroleum Gas Installer License pdf format of Limited Undiluted LP Gas Installer
Applications for Product Acceptance
Application For Reinstatement of Expired License pdf format of Application For Reinstatement of Expired License
Apprentice Experience and Education Forms
Change of Name or Request for Duplicate License for Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters 
Corporation, LLC, and Partnership Applications
Division of Professional Licensure Complaint Form pdf format of Application for Complaint Form
Registration Form For Plumbing & Gas Inspectors pdf format of Registration Form For Plumbing & Gas Inspectors
Online Address Change for Plumbers and Gas Fitters 
Plumbing and Gas Fitting Applications


Appeals, Special Permissions, Variances 

Plumbing and Gas Fitting Examinations
Plumbing & Gas Fitting Permit Forms
Public Hearing Form For Proposed Revisions pdf format of Public Hearing Form For Proposed Revisions
Vocational School Project Approval Application pdf format of Vocational School Project Approval Application