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As a part of the Community Development Department, the Building Division is dedicated to keeping our community safe by issuing building permits, making inspections, reviewing plans, and enforcing building codes for all construction in the City and County of Broomfield.

Our highly trained employees deliver services in a professional and respectful manner to maintain and improve the quality of life for our residents.

Please check the buttons on the left for access to the information you need. Please give your feedback on our new look and function by email. 

** To research building permits, see this PUBLIC ACCESS GUIDE.**

We are located on the first floor of the George DiCiero City and County Building,
1 DesCombes Drive, Broomfield, Colorado 80020

Building Division Phone   303.438.6370

Building Division Fax        303.438.6207

Building Inspection Line   303.438.6376

Building Division Submittals -

Please note that the Building Division can receive either cash or checks for payment - no credit or debit cards are accepted.

We are building connections with our community!  Please see the newest
Building-Connection Newsletter

Construction is up all over the metropolitan area so building departments are busy!  Please schedule enough time for plan review to keep your project on track.  Typical plan review times are as follows:

Basement finish, fences, water heaters, furnaces, decks, and shingle re-roof permits are typically processed over the counter. If the plans analyst on duty is quite busy, you may be asked to leave your permit for review.

New house – custom or new model - 6 to 7 weeks for first comments

New house – master plan - 6 to 7 weeks

New commercial – 5 to 6 weeks for first comments

Tenant finish - 4 to 5 weeks for comments

Residential additions – 3 to 4 weeks

2015 code significant changes

The City and County of Broomfield has adopted the 2012 International Codes and the 2014 National Electrical Code.  Click the Building Code Information button on the left for more information.

Tim Pate
Tim Pate
Chief Building Official

One DesCombes Drive
Broomfield, CO 80020

Ph: 303.438.6373
Fx: 303.438.6207
Inspections: 303.438.6376

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.