Homeowner installing electrical outlet in wall

The Montgomery County Department of Permitting Services (DPS) offers two examinations for homeowners; ‘Rough Wiring & Fixtures’ exam and ‘Heavy-Up’ exam. These are the only two types of work allowed under the Homeowner’s Electrical Permit.

DPS COVID-19 UPDATE: All Homeowner Electrical Exams have been suspended until further notice.

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Apply and Pay

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Homeowner
Electrical Testing

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Applicable Code

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Payment & Issuance of the Electrical Permit

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