The City of Gonzales adopted the 2015 International Plumbing Code. Section 106.1 and 106.2 define the requirements for permits. For a Master or Responsible Master Plumber to be registered with the City, the following are required:
• Valid Driver’s License
• TSPBE Masters or Responsible Masters License
• Certificate of Liability
Work on a residential house (new or remodel) can be done by the property owner if it has a homestead exemption, Section 1301.051. OCCUPATIONS CODE Title 8, Regulations of Environmental and Industrial Trades. The Homestead exemption can be found and the Gonzales County Appraisal District website. Permits will be issued and inspections will be performed to insure the safety of the occupants.
Maintenance personnel are limited by the scope of work by OCCUPATIONS CODE Title 8, Regulations of Environmental and Industrial Trades. Section 1301.053 Work incidental to other professions.