Permit Application, Fees, and Inspections

**The City of Glendale updated building codes from the 1997 UBC to the 2018 IBC, effective on March 1, 2021. **

Main Building Permit Application

Permit application for all project types except signs.

Building Permit Application & Instructions

Building Permit FAQ’s

**Please contact Madeline Gauthier for instructions if you need to electronically submit a large file of drawings or prints.**

Permit Fees

Permit fee summary for all building projects.

Permit Fee Summary - This is a reference tool to help bid jobs.  Actual fees may vary slightly on the approved Permit Application.

Permit Fee Calculations 

Plan Review = 65% of Permit Fees.  

Use Tax = Valuation x 0.6 x 0.0375.  

Arapahoe Open Space Tax = Valuation x 0.6 x 0.0025.

Permit and Inspection Fees - All


The City will be closed November 24-26, 2021.

All inspections must be submitted by 3:30pm the day prior to the inspection.  Currently we are not performing inspections on Fridays.  **Fire alarm, electrical and low voltage inspections are done on Tuesday and Thursdays ONLY.**

Please have your Inspection Card on-site at all times.

Inspection Line: 303-639-4605

Inspections may also be submitted online here.  Please read the above instructions to make sure your inspection can be performed on a certain day.  

After Hours Inspection

If you would like to schedule an after hours inspections please contact Madeline Gauthier in the Building Department.  We require 48 hours notice and a fee of $250.00 to be paid prior to the inspection.

  1. Madeline Gauthier

    Building Department Administrator
    Phone: 303-639-4600

Sign Permit Applications

Permanent and temporary sign applications.

Sign Permit Application

Temporary Sign Permit Application