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Electrical

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Permits are required for electrical projects in residential homes.

Before you Apply

If this work is being complete as part of a larger remodel, addition or new construction project, please use the sub-contractor signature form to sign on to the permit.

Required Documents

  • Completed application
  • For electrical or gas lines a single line drawing maybe required.

Submit Application

Plan Reviews

Depending on the scope of the project a plan review may be required.

Fees

  • Permit fees
  • Use Tax. Use Tax are based on the total value of construction. Use Tax is 56% of the job value multiplied by 3.46%. For refunds on Use Tax please see the Sales and Use Tax link to the right.

Inspections

Inspections can be scheduled until 6:00 a.m. of the desired inspection date. Inspections are completed Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. All inspection can be scheduled using arvadapermits.org or by calling 720-898-7630 and using the automated line. A 3-digit inspection code is required.

Someone over the age of 18 is required to be available during inspection.

Closing the Permit

Once the final inspection is completed, the permit will be closed. Please review the permit status and inspection results on arvadapermits.org.