Plumbing & Gas Inspector

CHANGES TO INSPECTIONS DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

STARTING MARCH 16, 2020  and UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE     

- CALL THE INSPECTION REQUEST LINE 
AT 978-356-6605  EXT 1

- Inspectors will not enter occupied homes or apartments.   
     - Inspectors  will call to go over what will be required.   
     - Pictures or videos texted, emailed - facetime or skype   

- New construction, full gut renovations, additions and exterior inspections can take place as long       as social distancing is observed.  Masks should be worn.

 - The work area must be clear of all people in advance of inspection. 

 - Use of inspection alternatives are at Inspectors discretion.​​


Town of Ipswich Plumbing and Gas Inspector: Kevin Lombard

Plumbing and Gas Permits are applied for online. Select "Online Permitting" top left menu on Building Department Web page. Questions, please call  978-356-6605 extension 3.
Paper applications must use State form and include: the State workers comp affidavit, a copy of your license and the State required certificate of insurance.


Plumbing and Gas inspections are conducted on Mondays and Thursdays starting at 9:00 AM.

To schedule an inspection call the inspection request line at 978-356-6605 extension 1 and leave all requested information.

Inspection requests left by 8 a.m. on inspection days can usually be done that day.  We will call you only if we cannot honor your request. There are no "on time" inspections.
 

Office Hours


Office hours to meet with the inspector are by appointment only scheduled 24 hours in advance on  Mondays and Thursdays starting at 9:00 AM.