Report a Code Violation

Due to COVID-19, the Community Planning & Permitting Department is conducting business and providing services virtually. Our physical office in Boulder is currently CLOSED to the public.

Report a Code Violation

The Boulder County Community Planning & Permitting Department is responsible for enforcing compliance with Building Code, Noxious Weed, Rubbish, and Zoning regulations in unincorporated Boulder County. For issues concerning properties inside city limits, please contact the Municipality Contacts Within Boulder County.

See examples of Common Land Use Violations, or read the Land Use Code Compliance FAQ.

Report a Land Use Code violation

Report a suspected Boulder County Land Use Code violation in one of three ways:

  • Online: Fill out and submit the Report a Land Use Code violation form below
  • Phone: 303-441-3930
  • Mail:
    Code Enforcement, Boulder County Land Use
    PO Box 471
    Boulder, CO 80306

All submissions are considered an item of public record and must be made available by request under the Colorado Open Records Act. Public information may include email address and other supplied personal information unless you choose to make an anonymous complaint. Please note, if you make an anonymous complaint, staff may not be able to verify that a code violation exists.

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Contact Us

Community Planning & Permitting (formerly the Land Use Dept.)

Email: Ask a Planner Form
Main: 303-441-3930

Courthouse Annex Building

2045 13th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Service hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
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Mailing Address

Community Planning & Permitting
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306