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Office of Engineering


New Plumbing Inspection Procedures

Plumbing permit holders may now e-mail plumbing inspection requests. Please provide:

  • Permit number
  • Type of inspection
  • Plumber or home owner's name
  • Inspection address and any information on accessing the property

Inspections for Kent County can be e-mailed to:

Inspections for Sussex County can be e-mailed to:


The Office of Engineering conducts plan reviews for programs within the Health Systems Protection section of the Division of Public Health. The consolidation of plan reviews created an opportunity to increase the consistency and efficiency of the process. By minimizing the plan review turn around time this will promote job creations by allowing the construction of infrastructure to begin sooner than it has in the past and still provide safe facilities for the public to use.

The Office of Engineering currently reviews plans for

The Office of Engineering issues Approval To Construct permits after a thorough review of the plans and assurance that the best engineering practices are being utilized for the above programs.