REGIONAL BUILDING DEPARTMENT
Commercial plans must be reviewed prior to the issuance of a permit. Plans must be complete and need to include MEP drawings. All plans must be stamped by a Colorado Architect or Engineer.
Online Application and Site plans MUST include legal description and county parcel number, which are available from the Assessor's office.
Completion time for initial plan review is approximately 2 weeks. Please review the requirements prior to submitting plans. Incomplete submissions will not be accepted.
|Preliminary Plan Review Meeting (Optional)||A commercial preliminary plan review meeting (in person, via phone or email) gives designers the opportunity to ask questions specific to their commercial projects and get clarification on code related items prior to the formal submittal of plans. This type of meeting is beneficial for large and/or complex projects and can result in a more efficient review process. Please contact our plan review office to arrange a meeting.|
|Requirements & Guidelines||
In order to recive a permit for your construction project, you must submit an online building application by submitting construction documents and any other required data. Construction documents should be of such
clarity to indicate location, nature and extent of work to be done and show in detail that it will conform to the provisions of the adopted building codes and all relevant laws and ordinances.
General requirements for commercial plans include: Stamped and signed plans (each page), code study, jobsite name and description, jobsite's address, legal description and parcel number as well as any mechanical, plumbing and electrical plans applicable to the job. Drawings must be site specific and must have any addressing done prior to plans being submitted. For an in depth checklist click here.
|Digital Plan Submittal||Digital plan review enables plan submittal, payment and the ability for staff to review/approve plans all electronically, reducing your trips to the office. This results in plans being reviewed as efficiently and effectively as possible.|
1 - Log In or register to begin plan review application. Registration is required for the plan review system, which is separate from the contractor registration.
2 - To submit a new project you will need to fill out the application in its entirety.
3 - You will then be prompted to Pay online or invoice your plan review fees. (Plan reviews will not be put into the queue without Payment)
4 - After payment or invoicing is complete you will then be able to upload plans.
5 - There will be allowed only one initial upload, make sure all plans are uploaded at one time. We won't accept incomplete plans.
That will complete your commercial plan review submittal.
Please be aware that all commercial projects will require approval of other agencies and a signed routing sheet prior to issuing a permit.
You may call, email or come into the front office to request a routing form.
|Tracking the Progress||
The email address used when submitting plans will be emailed the results upon completion of the review.
In addition, you make track the progress of your review online, by logging on to your account.