Water Heater Replacement

Basic requirements for water heater replacement in Golden Valley are outlined below. For detailed information, download the Water Heater Replacement Handout.

Water heaters must be listed and labeled and installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and the Minnesota State Plumbing Code.

Permit Requirements

Required Inspections

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  1. Post the inspection report card on the job site until the final inspection is completed.
  2. Notify Inspections when installation is completed.
  3. Schedule all inspections at least 24-48 hours in advance (please have your permit number available). You can reach the Inspections Department between 8 am and 4:30 pm at 763-593-8090.