Portage County’s Certified Plumbing Inspector (CPI) ensures the safety of plumbing systems in new and remodeled commercial and residential structures.

Plumbing Program provides registration of all plumbing contractors and their employees, and inspections of all commercial and residential plumbing installations. Staff also conducts plan reviews and inspections. Our department provides service to the following townships: Atwater, Brimfield, Charlestown, Deerfield, Edinburg, Franklin, Garrettsville, Hiram, Mantua, Nelson, Palmyra, Paris, Randolph, Ravenna, Rootstown, Shalersville, and Suffield.

Plumbing information and inspections in Aurora, Kent City and Ravenna City, Streetsboro can be made by contacting:

Aurora Building Department

Walker Building
129 W Pioneer Trail
Aurora, Oh 44202
Phone: 330-562-9564
Fax: 330-562-9719

Kent City Building Department

Building Department
930 Overholt Road
PO Box 5192        
Kent, Ohio 44240
Phone: (330) 678-8107
Fax: (330) 678-8030

Ravenna City

Building Department
530 North Freedom Street
Ravenna, Ohio 44266
(330) 296-5607


City of Streetsboro
Building Department
9184 State Route 43
Streetsboro, Ohio 44241
Phone: (330) 626-4942 ext. 4132


Frequently Asked Questions

Can the owner purchase a plumbing permit?

Can I make an appointment to meet the inspector?

Yes, you can make an appointment. Call the Certified Plumbing Inspector for consultation.

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Ohio Plumbing Code & Amendments

  • Code Effective: 2017