Building Permits & Inspections

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Maintaining high-quality business relationships with designers, builders, owners, and tenants while meeting Village building construction safety expectations is an important aspect of the Building Permits and Inspections Program.

Online Building Permit Submittal

Step 1:
Refer to the below links to view permit review requirements for your project's scope of work. 

Step 2: 
Complete our 
Building Permit Request Form
Step 3: 
An application number and invitation link will be emailed to you. This link will lead you to our plan review platform where you may upload plans, reference material, and additional supporting documentation. 

Step 4: Once your plan review is complete, you will receive an email requesting additional information, or an invoice for the services completed. 

File Naming Convention/Standard

Discipline Code | Dash or Space | Sheet Type Number | Dash or Space | Project
(A-00-Project-Name OR S 01 Project Name OR 1-00 Project-Name)

Discipline Codes
1          - Cover
A          - Architectural plan
C          - Civil and site plan
D          - Demolition plan
E          - Electrical plan
F          - Food services plan
G          - Graphics and signage plan
I           - Interior design
L          - Landscaping plan
M         - Mechanical plan
P          - Plumbing plan
S          - Structural plan

Submittal Requirements

    • Plans must not be bound into one, singular file
    • Reference Material may remain bound, but must be uploaded separately into the "Documents" Folder.
    • All files must be in PDF format
    • Permit fees will be invoiced once the permit is approved and ready to be issued

​Revision and Resubmittal

A new file must be named the same as the original file being replaced. The file should not include supplemental drawing codes, meanings, or versions. Failure to use the proper naming convention will result in the removal of the new file and could cause further delays to the project.

Review Times:
    • Standard Plan Review: 10 Business Days
    • No Review Projects: 1-2 Business Days
Extended Reviews:
    • Residential Single Family Homes and Additions: 15 Business Days
    • Elevator New Installations and Alterations: 10-20 Business Days
    • Commercial Core & Shell: Dependent on Project Complexity
    • Mid/High-Rise Buildings: Dependent on Project Complexity

Online Building Permit Status 

Greenwood Village Online Services provides access to search for building permits and licenses both current and/or the history of a specific building permit or address. 

If you require records for a specific building permit, please complete and submit the Records Request Form.


Please click "Inspections" from the menu on the left side of the screen for information and instructions for making an Inspection Request. 

Ask the Building Department

If you cannot find an answer to a specific question, submit your question through the Ask the Building Department web form. Someone from the Community Development department will then research your question and get an answer back to you within one business day.