Building Department


The mission of the Building Department is the protection of life, health, property, and public welfare through effective administration and enforcement of the building codes. In accomplishing this mission, we strive to maintain the highest levels of fairness, professionalism, and ethical conduct toward the citizens of Archuleta County whom we serve.


Please contact the Office for a demo permit they are handled on a case by case basis.
Contact the State for their requirements before submitting for a demo permit.
State Demolition Packet


Information packets and applications are on the home page under Permits. Under Typicals for Construction there is more information available.

HUD Information Book

Septic Information (on-site wastewater treatment systems)

Complaint Forms

Nuisance Complaint Form