All properties with cooling towers must register them with Austin Water. Registration information will help to identify potential water-saving upgrades and available rebates.
Properties must also submit annual inspection reports. Inspections must be performed by an independent third party Texas licensed mechanical or chemical engineer or a person holding a TDLR Texas Air Conditioning and Refrigeration License (Class A) with a combined endorsement for process cooling and refrigeration.
REGISTRATION & INSPECTION DUE DATES
Existing cooling towers must be registered by December 31, 2017
New cooling towers must be registered before operation
Must be submitted by March 1st of each year (first inspections are due by March 1, 2018)