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Fast Track Permits#

Is a permit required?highlight_off

Yes, most work requires a building permit, but some work is exempt.

Work Exempt from Permit

What is a Fast Track Permit?highlight_off
How long will it take to get a fast track permit?highlight_off
When and how do I pay?highlight_off
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Project Requirements 

Fees

Submit

Basement Finish (Residential only)

Submit an engineer's evaluation letter when altering the foundation (example: egress windows)

Basement Finish Guide/Info

Sewer Backflow Prevention (when required)

Homeowner Affidavit

 

Building Permit Fee: $155

Sales tax: Use calculator below

E-mail submittal to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Building Permit Application 

Demolition - Residential

Residential Demo Guide

Homeowner Affidavit

Asbestos Awareness Disclosure

Construction Waste Management Plan

Building Permit Fee: $65

 

E-mail application and forms to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Demo Permit Application

Demolition - Commercial

Commercial Demo Guide

Owner Authorization Form

Asbestos Awareness Disclosure

Construction Waste Management Plan

 

 

Building Permit Fee: $65

 

E-mail application and forms to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Demo Permit Application

Electric

Homeowner Affidavit

Owner Authorization Form

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Electric Permit Application

Fireplace

Gas Fire Pits

Wood Burning Stoves

 

Homeowner Affidavit

Permanent Wood Burning Device: 

Wood Burning Stove Guide 

EPA Product List

Fire Pits:

Fire Pit Handout

  • -For gas fire pits, submit a site plan and manufacturer's specs with the permit application

Portable Devices: 

Temporary outdoor heating and LPG Use and Storage

Commercial: 

An additional and separate review may be required by Poudre Fire Authority

Owner Authorization Form

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Gas / Wood Burning Appliance Permit Application

Lawn Sprinkler and Backflow preventer

A 3rd party test from a backflow tester is required to close out the permit.
 
 

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Lawn Sprinkler Permit Application

Mechanical -Residential

  • Heating
  • Cooling 
  • Ductwork
  • One permit per appliance
  • First time install or replacement
  • If installing a heating device in a space that is not currently heated (garage, sun room, shed, shop) insulation will be required: 

Residential Energy Compliance Form

Homeowner Affidavit

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Heating/Cooling/Water Heater Permit Application

Mechanical - Commercial

  • Heating
  • Cooling 
  • Roof Top Unit (RTU)
  • One permit per appliance
  • First time install or replacement
  • If RTU is of a new size, weight, or location then submit evaluation from a Colorado Licensed Structural Engineer.
  • If RTU is a new size, height, or location, contact zoning@fcgov.com for submittal requirements.
  • If installing a heating device in a space that is not currently heated (garage, shop) insulation may be required.

Owner Authorization Form

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Heating/Cooling/Permit Application
Mobile Home Set on existing lot. 10ft min is required between adjacent homes or structures for fire safety. 

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Plumbing 

Commercial: 

Owner Authorization Form

Residential: 

Homeowner Affidavit

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Plumbing Permit Application

Roofing

Residential

 

Roofing and hail damage FAQ

Roofing Requirements

Homeowner Affidavit

Trust Account Handout

Field Verification Form

Is your building designated historic? Check here before submitting. 

Homeowner Affidavit

Submit Construction Waste Management Plan

  1. Construction Waste Management 
  2. Electronic Submittal for roofing CWMP

Construction Waste Management Plans and Receipts are no longer needed from contractors/customers for all roofing permits applied after September 29, 2021

Building Permit Fee: $85

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Roofing Permit Application

Roofing

Commercial 

NEW! Asphalt Roofing Requirements

Trust Account Information

Owner Authorization Form

Field Verification Form

Is your building designated historic? Check here before submitting

Submit CWMP (Construction Waste Management Plan)

  1. Construction Waste Management 
  2. Electronic Submittal for roofing CWMP

Construction Waste Management Plans and Receipts are no longer needed from contractors/customers for all roofing permits applied after September 29, 2021.

Building Permit Fee: $210

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Roofing Permit Application

Water Heater

  • One permit per appliance
  • First time install or replacement

Residential: 

Homeowner Affidavit

Commercial: Contact Larimer County Health department when replacing a water heater in a food service establishment.

Owner Authorization Form

Building Permit Fee: $65

Sales tax: Use calculator below

Apply Online Here

or

Permit Application (paper option) - e-mail to buildingservices@fcgov.com

Water Heater Permit Application

 

Sales Tax Calculator#

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