A master plumber is a person who engages in planning, supervising and installing of plumbing and employs people who perform plumbing work.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
Apply in person at the Licence and Permit Issuing Office located inside the East York Civic Centre, 850 Coxwell, 3rd floor.
Original Documents required for all applications (and renewal transactions).
Two pieces of government-issued identification (one must be photo ID):
- Canadian Passport (photo ID)
- Driver’s Licence (photo ID)
- Canadian Birth Certificate
- Citizenship Card
- Permanent Resident Card
- SIN Card (Social Insurance Number)
- Valid Work Permit
- First and last names must match on all identification
- We do not accept Health Cards
Applicants must provide an original criminal record/background check issued by a Canadian Police Service within 280 days prior to the application.
A photo of the applicant will be taken at the Licence and Permit Issuing Office.
Applicants must provide a valid Certificate of Qualification issued by the Province of Ontario through the Ontario Colleges of Trades.
Ontario College of Trades Client Services: 1-855-299-0028
Applicants must complete a declaration advising they have working knowledge of the Ontario Health & Safety Act with respect to industrial regulations.
Form will be provided at time of application.
Your licence will expire annually on the anniversary of the date that the licence was first issued.
The renewal fee is $235.34
A renewal notice, identifying any documents required to renew the licence, will be mailed to the address on file.
Payments received after the licence expiry date are subject to late fees in addition to the annual licence fee.
If you fail to renew your licence within 90 days of the specified renewal date, your licence will be cancelled and you will have to reapply.