Virginia Law 12VAC5-590-610 Owner Requirements:
- Install an approved backflow prevention device if there is an existing or potential cross-connection.
- All testable backflow prevention devices are required to be tested at installation or repair, then annually by a certified backflow testing company. The owner will be given a copy of the approved test results and is responsible for the submittal of all required forms to Spotsylvania County Utilities’ Cross-Connection Coordinator. All devices that fail testing or are otherwise non-compliant must be repaired or replaced and then retested.
For more information, please visit Cross-Connection & Backflow Prevention (LINK).