The mission of the Building Division is to provide quality customer service in a timely and courteous manner, to enforce adopted codes in a professional and unbiased manner and to earn the respect of the citizens we serve.

Contemporaneous Reviews of Electrical and Plumbing License and Apprenticeship Requirements

Per HB19-1086 (Plumbing) effective 1-1-20 and SB19-156 (Electrical) effective 7-1-19, Arapahoe County Building Division will be performing license reviews during the course of normal inspections.  This new procedure is designed to ensure consistent enforcement of licensure requirements at the request of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies.

Guidelines: Contemporaneous Review Guidelines for Plumbing-Electrical Licenses

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On August 30, 2016 the Board of County Commissioners voted to amend the County Building Codes, by adopting several of the 2015 International Codes along with applicable amendments, effective October 1, 2016.

 A copy of the adopted codes and amendments are available for viewing at the following link:

 Adopted Building Codes and Amendments - Effective October 1, 2016