Third-Party Energy Testing Technician

Permits - HPWCODE1010
Contact
Houston Public Works
Permits

1002 Washington Ave., 1st Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Main: 832.394.8899
832.395.9621
8 am to 3 pm
Plan Review
Not Required
Inspection
Not Required
Renewal
Required
Admin fee
$28.50
Valid Period
1 year
Processing Time
1 business day

About

Third-Party Energy Testing Technicians are required to register to operate within the City of Houston. Registered technicians have been trained and certified to perform leakage testing for residential energy efficiency as independent third-party agents. 

After Approval

Approved registered technicians will receive a license number. 

Conditions & Exceptions

All Third-Party Energy Testing Technicians must be independent contractors who are not affiliated with a builder or construction company. 

What You Need

To register as a Third-Party Energy Technician, please complete form CE-1216 Independent Third Party Energy Technician Registration.

Apply in Person

All first time registrants must apply in person by submitting a completed copy of the CE-1216 Independent Third Party Energy Technician Registration to our main office at 1002 Washington Avenue, Houston, Texas 77002.

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What You Need

Third-Party Energy Testing Technicians must be registered with the City of Houston prior to performing their inspections. 

What You Need

To renew your registration as a Third-Party Energy Technician, please complete form CE-1216 Independent Third Party Energy Technician Registration. All applications will be processed within 24 hours after they are received. 

Renew Online

To renew your registration by email, please send a completed copy of form CE-1216 Independent Third Party Energy Technician to: [email protected].  

 

Renew in Person

To renew your registration in person, please submit a completed copy of form CE-1216 Independent Third Party Energy Technician to our main office at 1002 Washington Avenue, Houston, Texas 77002.

Renew by Mail

To renew your registration by mail, please send a completed copy of form CE-1216 Independent Third Party Energy Technician to: City of Houston Customer Assistance and Code Development Office, P.O. Box 2688, Houston, Texas, 77252-2688. You may also fax a copy of the completed form to (832) 395-9614.

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