Building Permits & Inspections

The City of Black Hawk issues all-inclusive residential/commercial permits.  Complete plans are required from each discipline, combined into a single plan submittal.  Please click on the links below to access applications, forms and submittal requirements.

Applications and Forms
Building Permit Application
Fire Related Permit Application
Electrical and Plumbing License Contemporaneous Review Guidelines

Submittal Requirements - Building and Fire Related
The City of Black Hawk is currently revising submittal procedures and requirements.  If you need submittal requirements, please contact our office directly and speak with either Janice Beecher 303-582-2231 or Cynthia Linker at 303-582-0615.

Inspection Requests

All inspection requests should be submitted by email.  Please click the following link for instructions on requesting inspections and the inspection process.
Scheduling Inspections.pdf

Other Information 

Current Adopted Codes

The City of Black Hawk adopted the 2017 NEC as of July 1,2017.  All permit applications submitted after July 1,2017 are reviewed and inspected to the requirements of the 2017 NEC. Any permit application submitted or permits issued before July 1,2017 will continue to be reviewed and inspected to the provisions of the 2014 NEC through the life of the permit.

Complete Supplement 20 for Code Books.pdf

For questions, please email CPDInquiry(at) or one of the contacts listed on this page. 


Contact Information

Cynthia Linker
Community Planning and Development Director
(303) 582-0615

Janice Beecher
Development Services Coordinator
(303) 582-2231


Mailing Address:
PO Box 68, Black Hawk, CO 80422

Physical Address:
211 Church Street
Black Hawk, CO 80422

Phone: (303) 582-0615
Fax: (303) 582-2239