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Operational Permit

Starting in the new year our current Operational Permit Fee process will be changing with increased permits and fees. These changes would begin on January 1st of 2024.  Keep changing back for more information about these permit changes.

South Adams County Fire Department will be hosting two Community Information Meetings to help inform the business owner about the changes to the operational permit process and how it will affect the businesses.

Food Truck Operational Permits: 

Food Truck Operational Permit: 

  • Mobile Food Vendors are an emerging fire safety risk. In order to protect our citizens, visitors and vendors to our district, any Food Trucks or Mobile Food Vendors with equipment that produces smoke or grease-laden vapors are required to obtain an Operational Permit from South Adams County Fire Department.

Please include the following items with submittals :

South Adams County Fire Department Food Truck Application.pdfFood Truck Check List 3.23.pdf
  • Please submit all documents to our email at [email protected] or call our main office to schedule an appointment or have assistantance in spanish.

For further information reference the guides below:

Food Truck Insepction Form- Spanish.pdfFMAC Inspection Form-English.pdf
  • Any specific complaince questions can be directed to the Fire Prevention Bureau.


    For any questions please call our main office at 303-288-0835 or email us at [email protected] 

    Tent & Membrane Structures 

    Tent & Membrane Structures Operational Permits :

    • These structures provide a unique risk due to their flammability and typical occupant load. To ensure public safety an Operational Permit is required for most tents and membrane structures. 

    Please include the following items with submittals:

    Special Events 

    SACFD does not directly issues permits for special events, we coordinate with our Commerce City and Adams County Partners. Please check with Commerce City or Adams County for any requirements in regards to a special event permit. Please see our checklist below for common Fire Department requirements to consider when planning your event. 

    Please contact us with any questions:

    Email us : [email protected]

    Phone: 303-288-0835