Irrigation Permit

Irrigation Permits applications are available upon request from the Clerks office.  Due to the form being in triplicate it needs to be filled out in person. The cost of the permit is $100.00. 

The form will require the following information:

  • Job site address
  • Owner Name and Phone number
  • Installer information
  • Backflow Tester Name and Address
  • Non-Residential, Residential, or Slab-Crawl-Basement
  • Separate Meter Yes or No
    • If a separate Meter is needed you will need to supply the size of Meter and Line
    • When you need a meter installed please call the Clerks office at 219-662-3235
  • Type of Backflow Preventor PVB or RP

Schedule Backflow test prior to requesting sprinkler meter to be turned on.  City inspections must be scheduled 48 hours in advance.  City inspections are done after the new system and backflow tests are complete, prior to activation of system.

Backflow Test Results are to be sent to the City Water Department at 705 Industrial, Crown Point, IN 46307 immediately after testing, faxed to 219-661-2286, or emailed to