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News & Announcements


  • Effective March 17, 2019. Implementation of the 2017 NEC. To see the highlights of the new code (Click Here)

  • The Gazette Editorial - Beware of Hail Roofing Scammers (Click Here)

  • The Gazette - Roof repair 'storm chasers' around Colorado Springs should make homeowners wary (Click Here)

  • The Gazette - Looking for a roofer after Colorado hailstorms? Here's what you need to know (Click Here)

  • Effective September 1, 2018, New Policy for Manufactured Homes (HUD) (Click Here)

  • Carbon Monoxide Dangers Related to the Recent Hail Storms (Click Here)

  • New RBD policy concerning System Commissioning (Click Here)

  • New RBD clarification for 2-Unit Dwellings (Click Here)

  • Effective June 1st, all codes have been updated. See how this may affect you and review the new codes. (Click Here)


Hail & Disaster Information Click Here

Currently Adopted Codes Click Here

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Homeowner Information


Start a Project

  • Find a licensed contractor
  • Create a Free Web Account
  • Permit Information
  • Search for Permits
  • ✉ Email Specific Departments
    • When ready for an inspection, request it online or call us at 719-327-2880. Please have your permit number ready.
    • Inspections can be scheduled in advance. Weekdays at 8:30am is the cutoff time for same day inspection scheduling. Routes are then determined geographically, rather than by the time they were requested.
    • Your Estimated Inspector Arrival time is available after 9:00am by looking up your permit number. Times listed are estimates and can change without notice.
    • You may request a phone call from your inspector prior to their arrival. You will receive an automated call approximately thirty minutes before they expect to arrive. The call will come from 719-301-4403.
    • Inspections can be scheduled online or over the phone by the party who purchased the permit. Homeowners cannot schedule an inspection if a contractor has pulled the permit. To request an inspection ONLINE, login to your web account, lookup your permit under the Permits menu and click Request Inspection on the permit details page.
Permit Fee Calculator

Plan Review Department


Start a Project

    • While logged into your web account, click the 'Plans' menu, then click 'Electronic Plans'.
    • Click 'New Plan' to start submitting an electronic plan.
    • The plan review page contains links to our currently adopted Building Code, information about submitting plans, and Guidelines and Handouts for both Commercial and Residential projects.
  • Energy Codes Res Check
  • Woodland Park Code
  • Deck Composite Materials Approved by ICC
  • Energy Codes Com Check
  • ✉ Email Specific Departments
  • View All Open Plans
  • 📹 How to submit an electronic plan
    • Plan images are available for any plans you submitted using your web account.
    • We also have many additional plan images and related documents available online.
    • To find out if plan images are on file for an address, first search for plans Click Here
    • Viewing plan images online requires a subscription account. Prices start at $19.95
    • You may also visit our office and we will load plan images onto a USB flash drive for a $10 fee
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Permits


Start a Project

  • Permit Fee Schedule
  • Permit Fee Calculator
  • Inspection Code Definitions
  • Permit Project Code Definitions
  • El Paso County Use Tax Info
  • Permit Activity Charts
  • Required Inspections by Project
  • ✉ Email Specific Departments
    • When ready for an inspection, request it online or call us at 719-327-2880. Please have your permit number ready.
    • Inspections can be scheduled in advance. Weekdays at 8:30am is the cutoff time for same day inspection scheduling. Routes are then determined geographically, rather than by the time they were requested.
    • Your Estimated Inspector Arrival time is available after 9:00am by looking up your permit number. Times listed are estimates and can change without notice.
    • You may request a phone call from your inspector prior to their arrival. You will receive an automated call approximately thirty minutes before they expect to arrive. The call will come from 719-301-4403.
    • Inspections can be scheduled online or over the phone by the party who purchased the permit. Homeowners cannot schedule an inspection if a contractor has pulled the permit. To request an inspection ONLINE, login to your web account, lookup your permit under the Permits menu and click Request Inspection on the permit details page.
Search Permits

Enumerations


Addressing Forms

  • Public GIS Map
    • Buildings and structures that are now in existence.
    • Buildings and structures proposed to be constructed.
    • Any standalone structure, fencing, retaining walls, gas canopies, free standing signs, temporary trailers, etc. (see construction code for detailed clarification)
    • Address assignments to equipment requiring separate utility services.
    • Secondary addressing of suite/unit numbers-commercial and residential.
    • Address changes/verification of addressing and secondary addressing.

Current Walk-In Wait Times

Department Wait Time In Line
Permit Counter 4.2 Min 2
Licensing No Wait
Floodplain & Enumeration No Wait
Construction 33.6 Min 3
Electrical 14.7 Min 1
Mechanical 8.1 Min 1
Plumbing No Wait
**Wait times are longer from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm and 3:00 pm to close. Please plan accordingly.

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