Licensure in the Restricted Limited Plumbing Contractor classification is required of persons who do not possess a license as a plumbing contractor, but contract install, repair or replace:

(1)           exterior building sewer piping, as defined in the North Carolina Plumbing Code, which is hereby incorporated by reference including all subsequent editions and amendments.  The document can be accessed at http://www.NCDOI.com/OSFM/engineering.

(2)           exterior water service piping two inch diameter or less, as defined in the North Carolina Plumbing Code;

(3)           exterior backflow preventers connected to water service piping two inches in diameter or less; or

(4)           water filtration systems or components of water filtration systems that filter, treat, condition or remove impurities from potable water by means of a fine physical barrier or membrane, a chemical process or a biological process, and which are installed on a water distribution line or water service piping, as defined in North Carolina State Plumbing Code.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 87-18; 87-21;

Eff. April 1, 2014;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. August 22, 2015.