Lead abatement permit

Lead-based paint abatement must be conducted by state-certified firms and individuals. State requirements include training, certification, accreditation and work practice standards. The requirements apply to housing constructed prior to 1978, and child-occupied facilities. These requirements are found in Colorado Air Quality Control Regulation No. 19 and the Colorado Revised Statute 25-7-1101, et seq.

 Abatement Permit
Use this form for abatement projects. Abatement includes, but is not limited to:
  • The removal of lead-based paint and lead-contaminated dust, the permanent enclosure or encapsulation of lead-based paint, the replacement of lead-painted surfaces or fixtures, and the removal or covering of lead-contaminated soil.
  • All preparation, cleanup, disposal, and post-abatement clearance testing activities associated with such measures.
 Abatement Variance Request
Use this form to request a variance from the requirements of the Colorado Air Quality Control Regulation No. 19, Lead-Based Paint.
 Approved Encapsulate Products
 Lead-based Paint Permit Modification Form
Use this form to cancel a permit or to modify an existing permit.