Building Application Process and Submittal Requirements

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Our purpose is to enforce, at a minimum, the Codes, Rules and Regulations as adopted and set forth by the Milliken Town Board of Trustees to protect the Health, Life Safety and General Welfare of the residents of the Town of Milliken. 


Building Permits are required for any construction, enlargement, alteration, repair, move, demolition or change of occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, remove, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing systems.  

Please note a Town of Milliken Contractor License is requried for Contractors to pull a building permit.  (Contractor License requirement)

Counter Permits
(Same Day Permits)
  • Water Heater
  • Furnace Installation
  • Air Conditioning System
  • Re-roof
  • Siding/Stucco
  • PV Solar Systems
  • Demolition
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Window Replacement
  • Water/Sewer Line
  • Repair/Replacement
  • Lawn Sprinkler
  • Electrical Service Change
  • Fences and Retaining Walls (Separate Permit Application)
  • Signs (Separate Permit Application)
Submittal Requirements for Counter Permits Include:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Recorded Deed for Proof of Property Ownership
  • Electrical, Plumbing and/or Mechanical Drawings
  • Manufactures Installation Instructions
New Commercial Buildings, Additions and Tenant Finishes (Plan Review Time - 7 to 14 Days From Full Submittal) Submittal Requirements for Commercial Permits Include:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Recorded Deed For Proof Of Property Ownership
  • Two Plot Plans 8.5x11 or 11x17 to scale (Must Show): Address, Proposed Building Location on Property, Distances Between Each Lot/Property Line to Proposed Building (Setbacks), Distances Between Proposed Building and Any Existing Structures, Identify Streets On and Surrounding, Driveway Location With Length and Width and North Arrow
  • Fire Department Notification
  • Two Sets of Building Plans to scale (Please Note - Fire Department will also Require Two Sets of Building Plans)
  • Two Sets of Engineered Foundation Plans With a Registered Colorado Engineer Stamp  (Please Note - Fire Department will also Require Two Sets of Building Plans)
  • Two Sets of Soils Report
  • Proof of Adequate Water: Raw Water Requirements/FAQ
New Residential, Additions and Remodels
(Plan Review Time - 1 to 7 Days From Full Submittal)
  • Residential Remodel/Addition (2012 International Building Code Guide)
  • Decks (2012 International Building Code Guide)
  • Patio Covers (2012 International Building Code Guide)
  • Detached Garage (2012 International Building Code Guide)
  • Shed/Pole Barn (2012 International Building Code Guide)
Submittal Requirements for Residential Permits Include:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Recorded Deed For Proof Of Property Ownership
  • Two Plot Plans 8.5x11 or 11x17 to scale (Must Show): Address, Proposed Building Location on Property, Distances Between Each Lot/Property Line to Proposed Building (Setbacks), Distances Between Proposed Building and Any Existing Structures, Identify Streets On and Surrounding, Driveway Location With Length and Width and North Arrow
  • Two Sets of Building Plans to scale
  • Two Sets of Engineered Foundation Plans With a Registered Colorado Engineer Stamp
  • Two Sets of Soils Report
  • Proof of Adequate Water: Raw Water Requirements/FAQ
Gas and Oil Permit Application

Fence and Wall Permit

Applicant understands that the Home Owners Association (HOA), if applicable, may have additional requirements, restrictions, and guidelines to follow for construction.
Please provide, on a separate piece of paper, a site plan that shows the location of the fence/wall on your property. Also, please include the location of your home and any fire hydrants near your property.

Fire Department Approval
Multi-family and ALL Commercial projects require fire department approval. Please contact Jesse Molinar, Fire Marshall, Front Range Fire Rescue at (970) 587-0339 Office or by email at JMolinar@frfr.co.


Department Contact
Jennifer Gardner, Interim Planner
PlannerMilliken@gmail.com


Caree Rinebarger, Planning and Building Technician
(970) 660-5045  *  CRinebarger@MillikenCO.gov