Things that a contractor needs when doing construction work in the Denver Water service area can be found in this section.
Engineering Standards, CAD Standards External Requirements, Capital Projects Construction Standards and Capital Projects Procedures Manual.
New Water Service Connections
Steps to set up new water connections inside and outside the City and County of Denver.
All planned construction involving installation of a pipe 3-inch and larger must be reviewed and approved prior to construction.
Cross-Connection Control and Backflow Prevention Program
Many customers are required to have an approved backflow prevention assembly installed.
Water Outage Notification
Notification to Denver Water customers when contractors shut off water.
A scrape-off includes the full demolition of a structure, or a renovation that impacts or replaces internal plumbing.
Locate Lines Before Digging
Denver Water does not locate water service lines on private property.
Replacing Lead Service Lines
Lead service line replacement resources for professionals.
System Development Charges
System development charges (SDCs) for new customers tapping into Denver Water's system.
Denver Water assesses miscellaneous fees for various goods and services associated with providing water service.
Soil Amendment Program
Before a newly constructed premise may be landscaped, property owners must amend their soil with compost.
GIS Maps and Data Requests
Denver Water's Data Request Application allows you to request GIS maps and digital data.
Accessory Dwelling Units
For the construction of a carriage house, guest house, etc., you may need a new water supply license and may owe additional fees.