Building and Construction Permits

The city of Lakewood staff provide permitting and inspection services for homeowners and contractors.  Additional information is outlined in the following: 

Building permit process for Homeowners(PDF, 105KB)  or Contractors(PDF, 168KB) .

Do I need a permit?  List of exemptions from permits(PDF, 106KB).

For permit history go to Request Lakewood.

Visit the: Residential Growth Limitation resource center


Payment can be made online, see forms below, or in person at the permit counter.

Building and Construction Permit Online Applications

Electrical Mechanical Plumbing Siding Roofing


Building and Construction Permit Applications - PDF FORMS

Building Codes 

Building code information is available on the Public Works page under Building Codes & Permits

Contact Information:
Permit Counter - Public Works Department
Phone: 303-987-7500