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REGIONAL BUILDING DEPARTMENT
830 N Main St • Pueblo, CO 81003
VOICE: 719-543-0002 • FAX: 719-543-0062

News

News/Schedule

Visitors are encouraged to wear a mask and are limited to 3 visitors in the front office at a time.

Pueblo Regional Building Department will be closed 12/24 for Christmas.

Pueblo Regional Building Department will be hosting an in person training for Energy Code Compliance on 12/07/2021. 8am-Noon
For more information please view this flyer.

Effective October 7th, 2021 - Important Note Regarding Electrical Code Variance:
We were advised by DORA today that on September 29, 2021, the State Electrical Board amended their motion to grant a Temporary Variance to portions of Article 210.8 (F) of the 2020 NEC.
This variance is to temporarily waive outdoor outlet GFCI compliance for A/C units. Please refer to this document for more information.


Effective July 1, 2021 all electrical permits and plan reviews are per the 2020 National Electrical Code.
Effective October 1, 2021, plumbing permits and plan reviews are per the 2018 International Plumbing code.


Our front counter is open to the public. Fee based permits are issued between 7:30am - 3:30pm (attached)non-fee permits can be issued up to 4:30pm.
We continue to have paperwork available for pickup on tables in the hallway. Most documents can be sent in electronically, please contact our office via phone or email permits@prbd.com for additional information. You may also visit our COVID information page on how you may do business without coming into the office. We can also schedule a 'face to face' meeting via Zoom.


Fall Notice:
Roofing/Roof mounted Solar inspections are subject to inclement weather conditions; rain/snow or high winds may delay scheduled inspections.
Roofing inspections may be around 5-7 days out.

The 12/03/2021 Commission Meeting will be available here.

Residential Plan Review change beginning 8/1/21

Beginning in September, all residential plan reviews will be done electronically. We will be working with contractors in June and July to bring them onboard with the new system.

Click Here for Colorado Construction project guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. (pdf format)


To Better Serve You:

If you need to come to the office to visit with an inspector, please plan on being here between 7:30 & 8:30 in the morning. That is generally the only time inspectors are routinely in the office.

**The best times for getting permits at the counter are from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 3:30pm. Contractors and registered homeowners may get permits online. We do not write permits that require a fee after 3:30pm.
All registered contractors and home owner permits may put in inspection requests 24/7 on our website.
COVID information page

Please be aware that the County Planning office requires that all plot plans be done to an engineering scale, such as 1 in. = 50ft.

Current Building Codes

Current codes are the 2015 Building and Mechanical I-codes, the 2018 IPC and the 2020 NEC. Please refer to this page. for additional information.

Addressing

Please obtain an address for your project prior to submitting it. Please refer to the Addressing page for more information.

Code Enforcement:

Please refer to the City of Pueblo Enforcement Guide regarding various types of complaints and violations.

Please refer to the ordinances on the City website for more information.

Our mission statement:

"The Pueblo Regional Building Department is dedicated to promoting and preserving building safety through professional and courteous service. The purpose of the Department is to educate the public, enforce minimum building code standards through teamwork and personal pride, and to enhance the relationship with the public and building community."

 

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Closed: New Years Eve, Memorial Day May 31st, In Observance of July 4th closed Monday July 5th, Labor Day Sept. 6th, Thanksgiving + Friday, Christmas Eve
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