Routt County Regional Building department

Mission Statement

Routt County Regional Building Department is entrusted with the responsibility to promote code awareness and expertise, assuring building safety and code compliance for the residents and guests of Routt County.

CoVid19 Construction Site Management Plan Policy

Work Exempt From a Permit Click Here  

Ground Snow Load Information and Map Click Here

Please click on the CORA Request Form below if would like us to perform a Records Research on properties within Routt County for Permit Information. Please Email Completed CORA Form to:


RCRBD Proudly Provides Services to all of Routt County

Please click on 'Permits and Application Requirements' at the top left of the page for specific information on submittal requirements within the City of Steamboat Springs, Town of Hayden, Town of Oak Creek, Town of Yampa and Rural Routt County.

Newsletter Information
The Building Department publishes a monthly newsletter along with our monthly permit reports to keep our citizens, professionals, and contractors well informed, please click on Permit Reports on the far left column to access our newsletters.


Secondary Dwelling Units

In November 2016, the Routt County Board of Commissioners voted to modify the regulations that govern secondary dwelling units on property in unincorporated Routt County. In order to improve clarity with planning and development, the County has developed a quick reference guide that can accessed by clicking here

For information on Energy Improvement related funding or rebates use the link below.

 Energy Efficiency Funding