Water Heater Installation

Application & Forms

You can apply for a Water Heater Replacement at Existing Location Permit here. 

  • This permit will allow the replacement of an existing gas or electric water heater of the same type in the same location using existing gas piping or existing electrical circuit outlet connection respectively.
  • Please select "ONL WATERHEATER" as the permit type.

For Any Water Heater Permits with the Scope of Work Not Listed Above :

Please submit the filled and signed Building Permit Application to BuildingPermitCenter@milpitas.gov for review.

Permit Fees

Please check the Fee Schedule for the complete list of the Building Safety Department's applicable fees.

Water Heater Installation Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at 408-586-3329, and Planning to find out project feasibility and requirements.

For more information regarding the Flood Zone, please check the Flood Information.

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