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2020 Fee Schedule

The current PFA permit fee schedule can be found here


Building Permits & Plan Review

All commercial construction within the PFA service area must be reviewed, approved, and inspected by PFA. See the contractor's section for information about the permitting process.


Open Burning

All open burning, where allowed within the boundaries of PFA's 235-square-mile service area, requires a permit. Please refer to the resources below to view the requirements and access the online Application for Open Burning.

No burn permits will be issued for addresses with the restricted burn area. The only exception for which we evaluate and consider issuing a permit is for valid agricultural burns. You can verify your location on the PFA Restricted Burn Map before applying for a permit.


Permit Applications for Property in Larimer County

Apply through Larimer County, which manages and approves these applications.


Permit Applications for Property in Weld County

Apply through Weld County, which manages and approves these applications.


Other Permits

Permits are required for installation and major maintenance of fire-protection equipment and special hazard facilities in the City of Fort Collins, Town of Timnath, communities of Laporte and Bellvue, and the Poudre Valley Fire Protection District. These include:

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