Cross Connection/Backflow Prevention Control Program
Questions regarding the Cross Connection/Backflow Prevention Control Program can be answered by the Building Inspections Division at 540-432-7700.
A plumbing permit for a backflow device is required for any new construction, alterations, additions, and/or other types of plumbing work performed in relation to a backflow device in the City of Harrisonburg. A permit is not needed for testing the device.
In order to obtain a plumbing permit, the following information is required at the time of application:
Provided that there are no problems, insufficient information, or drawings, the plumbing permit will normally be issued within two days of the application. The permit is not valid until the permit fee has been paid, and the permit placard is posted on the job site.
Posting of Permit
The plumbing permit shall be displayed on the outside of the building or premises where it is plainly visible from the street, and shall not be removed until the final inspection has been completed.
Required Inspection Information
The following is a list of required inspections to be scheduled by the plumbing contractor, owner, or owner's authorized agent:
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