Our Office has received numerous phone calls about a typo in the renewal letter dated October 17, 2018, directing you to 2018 renewal information. This typo is only in the October 17, 2018 version of the renewal letter. For some reason, the database did not accept the IT update. Please be advised that you should click on either 2019 Master Renewal Packet or 2019 Shelving Packet.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Ellen Sorrento, Secretary for the Plumbing & Mechanical Trades Board at (845) 808-1617, x46026 or plumbers@putnamcountyny.gov.  We apologize for any confusion this typo has caused.

Effective January 1, 2018:  The Putnam County Plumbing and Mechanical Trades Board will no longer accept test results from Westchester County for plumbing licenses.  This does not apply to anyone from Westchester County who currently has a Putnam County test waiver license.  Plumbers seeking a new Putnam County plumbing license will have to take the examination.  (Posted 11/27/2017)

Notice for Putnam County Refrigeration Licensing (posted 12/11/17)


To issue County wide Plumbing, Heating, HVAC, Well Drilling, Pump Installers, Water Treatment and LP Gas Installers Licenses and Certification to related trades. The Plumbing and Mechanical Trades Board has cognizance and control of granting, issuing, suspending, revoking and canceling all licenses to engage in trades, business or calling of various trades under this board.

Exams are usually held the 3rd Saturday of each month at:
Brewster Technology
16 Mount Ebo Road S., Suite 18,
Brewster, NY 10509

Phone: 845-279-9400