Plan Review General Inquiries:
301-206-8886 or 1-800-828-6439 ext 8886
Plumbing and Fuel Gas plans are required for all commercial construction. The code official shall have the authority to waive submittal requirements. Typically commercial work with 10 or less permit items, including gas appliances, may be waived.
Plans that will not be waived include:
Submittal Requirements (to Plumbing Plan Review office):
Plans shall include floor plans to scale, schematics for fuel gas, waste and vent and water piping riser diagrams, and where appropriate, such details as meter room layout, equipment schedules, backflow prevention device details, elevations and site plans, material and fixture specifications, fixture clearances etc. Submittals must also include a completed Submittal Checklist as well as a completed permit application signed by a registered WSSC Master Plumber / Gas Fitter.
The applicant must first apply for a Long Form Plumbing /Fuel Gas Permit. The Permit will be reviewed by the Development Service Group then sent on to the Regulatory Services Group. RSG will determine if plans are required and will assign a plan number. When the plan number is assigned, an email will be sent to let the applicant letting them know plans can be uploaded into E-Plan Review. This email will be sent to the Master Plumber’s E-Permitting email only. If you are currently not an E-Plan Review user, the initial email will include a temporary password to allow you to register.
The applicant must first apply for a Long Form Plumbing /Fuel Gas Permit. The Permit will be reviewed by the Development Service Group then sent on to the Regulatory Services Group. RSG will determine if a plan is required and will assign a plan number. When the plan number is assigned, paper plans (max 2 pages, 24 fixtures) may be dropped off with a completed Plan Submittal Sheet at the RSG Plans Review Counter on the lobby level at the main building in Laurel.
PLEASE NOTE - PERMIT APPLICATIONS WILL BE CANCELED IF REQUIRED PLANS ARE NOT SUBMITTED WITHIN 30 DAYS OF PLAN NUMBER ASSIGNMENT.