How can I schedule an inspection?
All inspection are handled through the building department. Go to the Inspection Page to schedule an appointment online.
How can I obtain a sign permit?
Sign permit checklist Visit the building department to actually apply for the permit.
What zone district am I in?
View the zone district map
How can I file a land use or zoning complaint?
Enforcement in the City of Aspen is handled on a complaint basis. If you believe that something in the city is violating the provisions in the Land Use Code, then we recommend you fill out a Customer Complaint Form.
The following FAQs will link you to guides that will hopefully help answer your questions. These are ONLY guides. For the official and full regulations, see the Land Use Code.
How do I measure my building height?
What is "demolition," and what are the requirements?
What kind of fence could I build?
How is floor area calculated, including sub-grade spaces?
How could I calculate my Lot Area?
What are the City of Aspen outdoor lighting standards?