In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, some DWR offices remain closed to customers without a previously-scheduled appointment. Please refer to our office walk-in hours and appointment contacts. Many services and questions can be handled remotely.  General questions may be submitted through AskDWR or by phone to the Records receptionist at 303-866-3581. Groundwater and well permit-specific questions may be directed to the Groundwater Information Phone (303-866-3587, 9am-4pm M-F). Customers can reach specific staff members via email or phone (staff contacts). Forms and applications may be submitted through DWRpermitsonline@state.co.us with payment processing online.  



Latest News

October 1, 2021
The State Engineer is conducting stakeholder meetings in October to receive input on drafting rules regarding requirements for measurement of water diversions in Water Division 6.   Links to additional details are available within this news article.
September 27, 2021
We have implemented a new eForms Dashboard.  From the DWR homepage, click on the “Find a Form” button.
September 20, 2021
In March of 2021, the Yampa River, and all of its tributaries upstream of its confluence with the Little Snake River to the town of Steamboat Springs, was proposed to be over appropriated. The over appropriation proposal is currently under review by the State Engineer. Please join us to learn more about this proposed designation and what it might mean for you.

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