MFV visiting the City of Columbus
MFV’s that are local/out of town or out of state that do not have a Columbus
License that are expecting to
operate in the City of Columbus
Events/Festivals must complete
the following before
being allowed to
Documentation of a completed/passed Propane Pressure Leak Test was performed within the past 12 months.
Fire Code (c) 320.6.3 (xiii) Piping systems, including hose, shall be pressure tested
and proven free of leaks in accordance with section
6.14 of NFPA
as listed in rule 1301:7-
7-80 of the Administrative Code.
Pressure Leak Test
shall be performed
Event/Festival. The test is
to be performed by a
Licensed Propane Technician
or Licensed Plumber
(State Certification/License# will
need to be provided in paperwork). Out of town vendors should have this completed
prior to showing
up at the event.
Use the form linked below if you do not
have current documentation reflecting a passed Propane Pressure Leak Test
within the last 12 months:
Visiting MFV Propane Pressure Leak Test Form (CFD Form- Visiting PPLT).
**Health Inspection** Will be performed
by the city health department prior to the beginning of the Event/Festival.
MFV- After all inspections
passed, the MFV will
deemed a compliant
MFV for the Event/Festival.
**Fire Inspection** Will be performed ONLY after documentation that a Propane
Pressure/Leak Test was
completed. An Event Inspection will be performed to verify the MFV
is safe to
operate within the City of Columbus
the time of the event. Vendors that do not provide
this documentation will not be allowed
to operate at the event.
ALL MFV’s MUST MEET THE REQUIREMENTS
OF THE OHIO FIRE CODE. (LINK)
Informational and safety related documents below.