Development & Construction


 Plan review and permits are  100% electronic.  Please click Electronic Plan Submittal to reach the Citizen Access page to create your user profile and submit plans for review.
 Scroll to view informational videos on registering for an account, creating a permit applications, and other topics pertaining to Accela, South Metro's electronic plan submittal and permitting software.  This page is underdevelopment - more videos will soon be posted.

 Over the Counter Plan Review

 Hours for Submittal:
8:00-11:00 a.m.  Monday-Wednesday
9:00-11:00 a.m.  Thursday
8:00-11:00 a.m.  Friday
 Note:  During the submittal process, be sure to click the button for OTC which apopears after the People and Place section.

Fee Schedule

The SMFR Board of Directors adopted a new Fee Schedule which goes into effect January 1, 2019.  Please click here to view.

Until Dec. 31, 2018, please click here to view the Fee Schedule in effect since March 1, 2017.


  • Re-inspection fees are $250

  • False Alarm fees for two or more emergency response calls due to construction-related activities are now $250

South Metro Fire Rescue is a special district, as defined by state of Colorado, that protects the citizens and guests of several cities, including Cherry Hills Village, Greenwood Village, Centennial, Lone Tree, Castle Pines, Castle Pines Village, Town of Parker, Town of Foxfield, and large portions of unincorporated Arapahoe and Douglas counties. The Development and Construction Section of our Fire Marshal's Office is responsible for plan reviews, permits and inspections for new and tenant improvement construction for the Department.

Accessing Accela and Register for an Account
Accela Applying for a Permit Instructions
Accela Checking Plan Review Status
Paying Fees and Printing Documents
Accela Scheduling Inspections
Accela Instructions for Forgotten Password