Codes and Fees

Buena Vista Municipal Code
The Buena Vista Municipal Code consists of the codified ordinances of the town. An up-to-date hard copy of the code is on file with the Town Clerk and may be inspected during regular business hours. Please note that the current code book does not include ordinances passed after the print date.

Chapter 15 covers annexations, Chapter 16 addresses zoning, Chapter 17 contains the development code, and Chapter 18 outlines building regulations. Other useful resources are listed below. If you have any questions regarding Code interpretation as it pertains to development projects, please contact our Planning Department.

Land Use and Development Guidelines

2006 International Building Code


For questions pertaining to the IBC, please call the Chaffee County Building Department. Permit Tech Charis Cheeseman can be reached at 719-530-5568 and Plans Examiner Pat Green can be reached at 719-530-5570.


2006 International Fire Code


Please contact Fire Inspector Brian Welch with any questions at 719-395-6545 or email him here.