The City of Sheridan offers over the counter permits for roofing, mechanical, and windows. All other permits are reviewed and approved by the Building Official and could take 1 - 2 weeks for approval. Please plan your job accordingly.
The City of Sheridan requires a non-refundable deposit of the plan review fee on all Building Permits. Over the counter permits must be payed in full.
For more information, or to schedule an inspection, please email our Permit Technician or call at 303-438-3302.
- Residential Building Permits
- Commercial Building Permits
- Signs Permits
- Right of way permits
- Electrical Permits
A Residential Permit (PDF) is required for residential remodels, and structural changes. Two sets of plans are required for the Building Inspector’s review as well as an itemized cost estimate or invoices detailing work to be performed.
In addition to a Residential Permit application, a Homeowner’s Statement of Understanding (PDF) may be obtained if the Owner resides in the Residential property. All investment property improvements must be performed by a Licensed Contractor. Two sets of plans are required for the Building Inspector’s review prior to permit being issued. Plans must include a site plan showing all structures, dimensions to property lines, alley location (if existing) and street name. Also required is an itemized cost estimate/invoices detailing work to be performed, or an itemized Architect’s or Contractor’s cost estimate.
A Roofing Permit (PDF) is required for ALL new roofing jobs or roof replacements. Along with the Roofing Permit application, a copy of the Manufacture’s Specifications is required showing a Lifetime Wind Warranty of 100 MPH. Roofing Code Requirements (PDF)
A Commercial Building Permit (PDF) application is required for all new Commercial Structures, Tenant Improvements, Tenant Finishes or commercial renovations. Two sets of plans are required for the Building Inspector's review as well as an itemized Architect's or Contractor's estimate prior to a permit being issued. Requirements for submitting a Commercial Building Permit (PDF).
All permanent signs require a Sign Permit (PDF). Two sets of plans must be submitted for Zoning Official’s review prior to the permit being issued.
Temporary Sign Permit (PDF) is required for all banners/balloons or pendant advertising, etc., and will expire after 90 days. A site plan and detailed description of sign must be submitted with the permit application.
Please contact Randy Morning at 303-438-3259 for all Grading Permits (PDF), Street Cut, Right of Way, Private Improvement, Public Improvement (PDF) permits.
Electrical Permits are not issued through the City of Sheridan. All Electrical Permits are issued through the State of Colorado. In order to apply please submit a State Electrical Permit Application to the state. If you have questions you can contact the State of Colorado at 303-894-2300.