The Boiler & Pressure Vessel Safety Division protects people and property from injury and damage due to boiler or pressure vessel failure or explosion. State and private inspectors inspect over 17,000 devices a year to identify possible dangers or violations of safety regulations.
Extension of Essential Licenses, Permits and Certifications in Response to COVID-19
- MSDH is issuing blanket extensions for water operator and backflow prevention assembly tester licenses.
- MSDH is issuing blanket extensions for retail and manufactured food facility permits. Any invoices issued for retail or manufactured food permit renewal during this extension shall not be due so long as the extension is in effect.
- MSDH is issuing blanket extensions for boiler and pressure vessel certifications. Any invoices issued for boiler and pressure vessel certification during this extension shall not be due so long as the extension is in effect.
In 1974 the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Act was enacted because of the danger of such devices to their operators and those near an installation. To protect the citizenry of Mississippi the rules and regulations below were established.
Contact the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Division at 601-576-7192.