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Dept Head: Russ Hovland
  •   9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F, except for holidays)

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NEW! How to access your trust account.

How to access your trust account.

We will no longer be sending out e-mail updates on trust account status. If you are a licensed contractor with a trust account, please log in to the Citizen Portal to view your account information. 

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Citizen Portal

NEW! Procedure for Contemporaneous Reviews of Electrical and Plumbing Licenses
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What you need to know about Rentals in Fort Collins

Guide and Resources

Permit Status

Check the status of your Building Permit from project from submittal to project close-out. 

Permit Status

Schedule a Building Inspection

3 options: 

1: Online  Citizen Portal, for the following workday if scheduled before 11 PM

2: By phone call 970-221-6769 for the following workday if scheduled before 4 PM

3: By text 888-406-6394 for the following workday if scheduled before 11 PM

All inspections scheduled by 4:00 PM on Friday will be scheduled for the following Monday.

Building Inspections

Become a Licensed Contractor

All contractors must be licensed locally for the type of work being done. There are a variety of construction license levels available based on your specific work experience. 

Contractor Licensing

Permit Records

Public Records (City Docs) for permit records

For historical documents see: Fort Collins History Connection

For archived plans requests contact 970-416-2740 (Archives are limited)

Public Records

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