Per 271 CRM 2.00 & M.G.L. c 112
, the requirement for a Sheet Metal Permit will go into effect on February 19, 2011.
Effective February 1, 2011
Sheet Metal permits will be required in the Town of Needham.
What is a sheet metal permit?
A permit to perform sheet metal work.
When is a sheet metal permit required?
When work includes, but not limited to, manufacturing, assembling, fabrication, installing, dismantling, altering and repairing of duct or air exchange systems. Testing, adjusting and air balancing of all air handling equipment and ductwork installed during new or remodeling construction. Installation of kitchen hoods, kitchen vents, bathroom exhaust vents and fans.
Is a special License needed?
Yes. The Licensee must hold a license issued by the Board of Examiners of Sheet Metal Workers.
The Needham Building Department looks forward to assisting tradespersons through this new State requirement.
Questions regarding Sheet Metal requirements can be answered by contacting the
Division of Professional Licensure
at (617) 521-7794