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License Title:

UTILITY CONTRACTOR

Description:

Reason for Credential: Except as provided under s. 145.06 (4) Stats., and pursuant to s. 145.06, Stats., no person may install plumbing unless the person holds a credential issued by the department as a licensed master plumber, licensed master plumber restricted, licensed journeyman plumber, licensed journeyman plumber-restricted, registered plumbing apprentice, registered plumbing learner-restricted, registered utility contractor or registered pipe layer.

Requirements of Credential: The plumbing activities that may be undertaken by a person who holds a credential as a licensed utility contractor or registered pipe layer shall be limited to the installation or modification of water services, private water mains, sanitary building sewers, storm building sewers and private interceptor main sewers. A person who holds the credential shall carry on his or her person the credential issued by the department while performing or conducting the activity or activities permitted under the credential.

A person who, as a licensed utility contractor, installs or modifies water services, private water mains, sanitary building sewers, storm building sewers, or private interceptor main sewers shall utilize the appropriate credentialed persons to install or modify the plumbing.

Education Hours Required to Renew: The renewal of a license as a utility contractor shall be contingent upon the utility contractor obtaining at least 12 hours of acceptable continuing education three months prior to the expiration date of their credential. A person who holds a license as a utility contractor may apply to the department for waiver of the continuing education requirements on the grounds of prolonged illness or disability or similar circumstances. Each application for waiver shall be considered individually on its merits by the department.


Licensing Authority:
WI Department of Safety and Professional Services
201 W. Washington Ave.
P.O. Box 7082
Madison, WI 53707-7082
(608)266-3151   (608)267-0592 fax

http://dsps.wi.gov/Licenses-Permits/UtilityContractor


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