Car Port

All carports require plot plan approval from the Planning Department.

  • On June 11, 2019 City Council approved Ordinance 1730 which implemented regulations on all pre-manufactured or “membrane” style carports.

  • Any carport that was installed prior to June 11, 2019 has until March 11, 2020 to comply with the new regulations.

    • Carports 200 sq.ft or less do not building permit required from Pikes Peak Regional Building Department

    • Carports exceeding 200 sq.ft. – building permit is required from Pikes Peak Regional Building Department

    • If a building permit is required, all of the zone district dimensional standards must be met.

    • Carports installed prior to June 11th are not grandfathered unless a building permit was issued by Regional Building.

 Below are links to helpful information.


 Please contact the Planning Department at (719) 322-2000 for additional information on carports.