News & Events

MPCA Offering Opportunity to Finance Water Treatment Upgrades

Are you interested in assisting your customers in obtaining financing to upgrade their water treatment equipment?  The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency offers a Small Business Environmental Improvement Loan to companies that upgrade equipment and make a positive impact on the environment.   There are more specifics about the program on the MPCA’s website here:

2020 Convention Scheduled

MWQA’s annual convention is scheduled for October 7-8, 2020, at the Holiday Inn in Lakeville.  Watch for more info on the event!

2019 Convention Photos

Several people took advantage of the opportunity to take their state license exams at the MWQA annual convention in Alexandria October.  The two-day event featured several informative seminars, a vendor fair, and an opportunity to take exams for many Minnesota licenses.


12717321_1107423542610913_5793635892903432005_nMinnesota’s Latest Plumbing Code

The 2015 Minnesota Plumbing Code, Chapter 4714, took effect Jan. 23, 2016. The code incorporates by reference the 2012 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with Minnesota amendments and replaces the old Minnesota Rules, Chapter 4715.

*The detailed version of the Minnesota Plumbing Code linked above is available here for your convenience. However, the Office of the Revisor of Statutes publishes the official codes.

Changes to State License Exams

Testing for Water Conditioning exams now takes place several times throughout the year and at several locations in Minnesota. Tests are no longer given twice a year. Click on the link below to find the exam dates and locations that will work for you. You can also schedule your exam online.

License Exam Application & Scheduling