Standards & Manuals

Cross Control & Backflow Prevention Manual

This manual outlines the rules, regulations and procedures that govern the Tampa Water Department's Cross Connection Control and Backflow Prevention program.  

Water Technical Manual

This manual is intended to help applicants prepare to complete permit applications. It includes explanations of various policies and guidance as to how the department defines specific standards. 

Engineering Standard Details

Establishes standard requirements for constructing transmission and distribution projects. 

Water Development Manual (Draft)

This manual will help applicants applicants prepare to complete permit applications. It includes explanations of various policies and guidance as to how the department defines specific standards. 

Construction Drawings Checklist 

This checklist is provided to assist the design engineer in developing a complete plan set to expedite the Water Department plan review process.  


Updated: 03/11/2021