(A)   A permit must be obtained from the  Department prior to any heating, air conditioning or refrigeration installation or the repair or alteration of an existing system.  The permits shall be valid only for the location set forth in the application.
   (B)   Application for heating, air conditioning or refrigeration permits shall be made by an  identified contractor of the appropriate class and shall state the names of owners, the location of the property upon which the work is to be performed and the estimated full extent of work to be performed.  The Department may require that a full set of plans accompany the permit application. The plans shall be drawn in sufficient detail to show full compliance with the code.
   (C)   An HVAC permit may be obtained by the owner of a single-family residence.  The permit applicant must own the property and live or intend to live at the location on a full-time basis.  However, they shall be required to complete the home owner HVAC application affidavit and permit application forms and obtain a permit for the work to be performed prior to initiating the work.
   (D)   Any permit shall be void where work covered by such permit is not commenced within 180 days of the date of issuance or stopped for a period exceeding 180 days.
(1994 Jeff. Code, § 150.024)  (Jeff. Ord. 4-1980, adopted and effective 2-12-1980; Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 267-2007, approved 12-10-2007)  Penalty, see § 150.999