For non-emergency issues that require the Berthoud Larimer County Sheriff call 970-416-1985. For emergencies call 911.

Board and Commission Volunteers Needed.

Non-Residential Permits and Fees

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Non-Residential permitting encompasses construction and development of structures other than residential.

Certain projects may require a review by the Planning Department prior to obtaining a building permit.  Before applying for a building permit, please call the Planning and Building Department at 970-532-1643 to determine if such a review is required.

Prior to obtaining a building permit, Contractors must also be registered with the Town of Berthoud. The necessary forms and background information for contractors can be found on the Contractor Registration Page.

The Town has adopted the 2012 International Building Code (IBC) and International Residential Code (IRC), the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code, and the 2017 National Electrical Code. 


Building Permit Fees & Forms

Please see the 2019 Building Department Fee Schedule for applicable building permit fees. 

Building Permit Application Forms may be obtained from Town Hall or by downloading the Building Permit Application.


Inspections are required throughout construction or remodeling projects. To schedule an inspection call 970.305.3161 x1 or schedule online at

For further information on Building Permits and the process contact:

Sue Bowles

Patti Swiger

Fax: 970.532.0640

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