Plumbing

The Division of Industry Services (IS) provides plumbing consultation, inspection, plan review, stormwater, and product review services. The division administers certifications, licenses, and registrations of individuals engaged in plumbing. Continuing education for the industry is available. Staff provide tracking of performance tests for cross connection control devices.

Questions regarding the Plumbing code can be sent to DSPSSBPlbgTech@Wi.gov.


Forms

FormDescription

SBD-6154

SBD-6154

Plumbing Application for Review and Cross Connection Control Assembly Registration (PDF)
Plumbing Application for Review and Cross Connection Control Assembly Registration Word (fill-in)
SBD-6479 Instructions​​Water Calculations Worksheet Instructions
​SBD-6479​Water Calculations Worksheet
SBD-7966​Plumbing Standard and Product Review Application
​SBD-9890X​Petition for Variance 
SBD-9927
SBD-9927
​Cross Connection Control Assembly Performance Test (PDF)
Cross Connection Control Assembly Performance Test (fill-in)
​SBD-10771​Order Cross Connection Assembly Identification Tags (DoA Document Sales)
Order Multi-Ply Paper Copies of Cross Connection Test Reports (DoA Document Sales)
SBD-10605​Affadavit of Plumbing Testing
SBD-10754
SBD-10754
​Double Check/DC Detector Performance Test (PDF)
Double Check/DC Detector Performance Test (fill-in)
​SBD-10766
SBD-10766
​Cross Connection Control Assembly Removal Notice (PDF)
Cross Connection Control Assembly Removal Notice (fill-in)
​SBD-10793​Soil Evaluation - Storm
​SBD-10860

SBD-10860
​Combination Water Calc Worksheet for Home Plumbing System and 13D Fire Protection System (PDF)
​Combination Water Calc Worksheet for Home Plumbing System and 13D Fire Protection System (fill-in)
​SBD-10881​Air Admittance Valve Test Report
SBD-10884​Stormwater Plumbing System Plan Submittal Checklist
​SBD-10889​Contractor Credential Verification for Building Projects

Publications

DocumentDescription
Plumbing Agent Municipalities Plumbing Agent Delegated Municipalities
Review of Site-Specific Devices Required Information for the Review of Site-Specific Commercial Water Treatment Devices
Review of Devices​Required Information for the Review of Water Treatment Devices
Submittal of Alternate Systems​Information on Submittal of Alternate Plumbing Systems
SBD-10837Erosion and Sediment Control Field Guide
​SBD-10884​Stormwater Plumbing System Plan Submittal Checklist
​CCCD Instructions​CCCD Registration/Test Reporting Instructions
​Design Manual​Plumbing Multipurpose Piping Systems Design Manual
0.50 Chlorine​0.50 Chlorine Guidance
Chlorine Dioxide​Chlorine Dioxide Guidance
Copper-Silver Ion​Copper-Silver Ion Guidance
Pure Water Systems​Pure Water Systems Guidance
Ultraviolet​Ultraviolet Guidance
Flood Contamination​Flood Contamination and Plumbing
​It's the Law​It's the Law
​Farm Plumbing​Plumbing on the Farm
​Water Quality​Water Quality
​Water Reuse​Water Reuse
Yard Hydrants​Yard Hydrants
Health Care Designation DocumentPlumbing Plan Review In Health Care Facilities
Chloramine Guidance DocumentChloramine Guidance Document


Plumbing Products
The Plumbing Product Search databases below contain approvals of plumbing, private onsite wastewater treatment systems, and pools products. Drinking water treatment device approval information is also available.

Plumbing Product Search - Manufacturer

Plumbing Product Search - Products

Plumbing Product Search - Water Treatment


SBD-7966 Plumbing Standard and Product Review Application.

Required information to be submitted for review of water treatment devices. 

Required information to be submitted for review of chemical or biochemical septic tank additives. 

Required information to be submitted for review of alternate products. 

Required information to be submitted for review of chemical injection devices. 

Required information to be submitted for review of health care plumbing appliances. 

Required information to be submitted for review of prefabricated plumbing systems.
 

Soil Erosion/Stormwater Product Evaluations

Robert “Lenny” Kanter, Robert.Kanter@Wisconsin.gov, 608-261-6541, is the IS storm water/erosion control consultant.

All erosion control product stipulations and references are currently tied to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Conservation Practice Standard, Interim Manufactured Perimeter Control and Slope Interruption Products (1071). Any previous reference to the Department of Safety and Professional Services document references this DNR Technical Standard for Construction Site Erosion and Sediment Control. The Wisconsin DNR's Construction Site Erosion Control Standards.

The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services Installation Stipulations for Approved Products is a companion document that outlines recommended guidelines for the installation, and maintenance of manufactured perimeter control and slope interruption products on sites regulated by DSPS.


Cross Connection Control Assembly (CCCA)

Registration and Test Options

Online Registration and Test Reporting

Registration and Test Reporting Instructions


Online Search Tools

Cross Connection Control Assembly Search

Customer ID Number Search (Credential/License)


Cross Connection Control Assembly - Health Care Facilities

CCC assemblies in health care facilities - Plan review is necessary for new assemblies. Plan review will provide for the registration of the assembly and the assigning of a Regulated Object Number. Subsequent tests can be reported online.

The definition of "Health Care facilities:" A hospital, nursing home, community-based residential facility, county home, infirmary, inpatient mental health center, inpatient hospice, ambulatory surgery center, adult daycare center, end stage renal facility, facility for the developmentally disabled, institute for mental disease, urgent care center, clinic or medical office, child caring institution, or school of medicine, surgery or dentistry.

The fee for plan review of the following assemblies, when required (SPS Table 302.64-1), is $170 each:
- Reduced pressure principle backflow preventer
- Reduced pressure fire protection principle backflow preventer
- Pressure vacuum breaker assembly
- Back siphonage backflow vacuum breaker
- Reduced pressure detector fire protection backflow preventer

Online scheduler for cross connection control assembly plan review. You must have pop-ups enabled to use the scheduler.


The Water Calc Crew file is an Excel program on CD that is available through State Document Sales (see page six of the catalogue, call 800-362-7253). The disc has two Excel files on it: The Water Calc Crew File and the Fire / Water Calc Crew File.