skip navigationOfficial State of NH Site
space
DOS Logo Division of Fire Safety
space
Local Events | Photo Gallery | Searchclear
space

 
Building Safety & Construction
Mechanical Safety Section
Gasfitters & Plumbers Licensing

GAS FITTER FORMS PLUMBING FORMS GENERAL INFORMATION
GAS RENEWAL FORM Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol PLUMBING RENEWAL FORM Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol APPENDIX A Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
REGULAR TECHNICIAN APPLICATION PACKET Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol NEW APPLICATION Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol GAS APPLICATION GUIDE Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
TRAINEE APPLICATION PACKET Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol NEW APPRENTICE APPLICATION Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol APPROVED TRAINING PROGRAM MATRIX (GAS) Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
GAS BUSINESS ENTITY APPLICATION FORM Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol PLUMBING BUSINESS ENTITY APPLICATION FORM FAQ FOR PLUMBING LICENSING Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  PLUMBING BUSINESS RENEWAL FORM Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol FAQ FOR GAS LICNESING Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  PLUMBING INSPECTION REQUEST FORM Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol  

*****NEW OFFICE HOURS*****
THE MECHANICAL LICENSING OFFICE HOURS ARE CHANGING BEGINNING MAY 1, 2014
NEW OFFICE HOURS WILL BE 8:15-4:00

Due to the passage of RSA 153:27-38 effective July 1, 2013 the gas and plumbing licensing has been combined into one entity including Voluntary Certification of Water Treatment Technicians and Voluntary Heating and Equipment Installers.

REMEMBER: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE
A PHOTOCOPY OF A GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID SUCH AS A
DRIVER’S LICENSE OR NON-DRIVER ID.
AS OF JULY 1, 2013 ONE PASSPORT SIZED COLOR PHOTOGRAPH
WILL BE REQUIRED EVERY 5th RENEWAL CYCLE (10 YRS)

QUESTIONS / COMMENTS PLEASE EMAIL Mechanicalinfo@dos.nh.gov

CONTINUING EDUCATION& TRAINING

For gas fitters the rules require that all licensees show proof of at least eight (8) hours of continuing education prior to renewal of the license. Licensees must complete three hours of instruction on NFPA 54 and five hours of general gas training each renewal cycle. Late or expired renewals past 120 may take a licensing challenge exam.

For plumbing renewals all licensees need to show proof of three (3) hours of code update every year. For two (2) year license holders that would be six (6) hours.

LIST of Training Providers (Gas)Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
List of Seminar Providers (Plumbing) Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol

CHALLENGE TESTING AVAILABLE FOR EXPIRED FUEL GAS LICENSEES
Pursuant to NH Administrative Rule Saf-C 8008.04 (b) a fuel gas fitting license holder who submits an application for late renewal shall be subject to all requirements for new applicants. For anyone seeking to renew their NH fuel gas fitting license 120 days or more past the expiration date, a challenge exam is offered through our educational providers in lieu of the 96 hour courses. Successful candidates may then re-apply for the license through our office. Licensing exams are offered through the Granite State Trade School at (603) 895-4444 or GSTS@fairpoint.net, or NATE www.natex.org or NH Gasfitters Continuing Education Online at (978) 338-6252 and www.nhgfceonline.com. For additional information please contact us at (603) 223-4289 extension 25241.

RECENT MECHANICAL AND PLUMBING INFORMATIONAL BULLETINS ISSUED

TECHNICAL BULLETIN ON BONDING OF CSST Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
RESIDENTIAL CSST SAFETY BULLETIN Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
U.S. SENATE RESOLUTION ON CSST SAFETY IMPORTANCE Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
2012-03 GENERATOR SAFETY Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
2013-09 CNG SYSTEMS Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
NFPA 58 BULLETIN Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
WATER FOUNTAIN ACCESSAdobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
REQUIRED BACKFLOW BULLETINAdobe Acrobat Reader Symbol

NH CODE AMENDMENTS

2009 IPC Amendments Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
2009 IMC Amendments Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
State Fire Code SAF-C-6000

LAWS AND RULES

MECHANCIAL LICENSING RSA 153:27-153:38 Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
PLUMBING ADMINISTRATIVE RULES
GAS FITTERS RULES (SAF-C 8000)
FIRE PROTECTION EQUIPMENT RULES (SAF-C 1200)
 

License Look Up
The State of New Hampshire Licensing Verification Site allows you to obtain public information regarding a licensed individual or facility: LOOK UP A LICENSEE under the license type of Building Trades.

Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol Adobe Acrobat Reader format. You can download a free reader from Adobe.

   
  New Hampshire Department of Safety | 33 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH 03305
TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964
space
nh NH.gov | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy