Government of New Brunswick


Gas Installation Permits are required for gas and medical gas installations.


Gas installation permits are issued to persons who hold a Gas Bulk Plant licence, a Gas Installation Contractor licence, a Gas Piping Contractor licence or a Medical Gas Piping Contractor licence.


A Gas Installation Permit is required prior to commencing or altering a gas or medical gas installation.

A list of the latest fee changes are provided in the Annual Revenue Estimate located in the fees section.

Changes To Fees

This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:


Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
New installations 400,000 BTU or less (vessels, piping, appliance & venting)100.002011-04-01
New installation in excess of 400,000 BTU (vessels, piping, appliance & venting)2011-04-01
  first 400,000 BTU100.002011-04-01
  per each additional 1000 BTU0.101984-08-01
Replacement or addition of an appliance1984-08-01
  for first 400,000 BTU50.002011-04-01
  per each additional 1000 BTU0.101984-08-01
Installation of residential venting systems, non welded piping (up to 200 feet and under 33 psi)50.002011-04-01
Installation of non-residential venting systems, non-welded piping (up to 200 feet and under 33 psi)100.002011-04-01
Installation of all other piping300.002011-04-01
Installation of cylinder exchange cage100.002011-04-01
Installation of propane containers (each)25.001984-08-01
Establish a new propane bulk plant (per litre of storage)0.041984-08-01
Installation of gas dispenser, propane vaporizer or digester/landfill gas system250.002011-04-01