Pennsylvania Plumbing Exams

Any Plumbing License Exam in Pennsylvania will cover many topics including: Vents & Venting; Administrative Procedures; Fixtures; Drainage Systems and more.  Whether you live in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Harrisburg or another city or county, the resources below will help you get started:

Need of a License:  A plumber needs a license to work in Pennsylvania. 

Who Grants a License: Plumbing licenses are issued at the county, city and township level, not at the state level.

Procedures for Getting a License: The procedures for getting a license vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.  Contact the local municipalities where you wish to work.

Applicable Code:  Pennsylvania has adopted the International Plumbing Code developed by the International Code Council.


     Allegheny County


     City of Easton

     City of Philadelphia

     Warwick Township, Lancaster County


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