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Live and Work in Weld County

As Colorado’s third largest county, Weld County covers 3,996 square miles in the northern part of the state.

With available services, location, resources and livability Weld County offers unbounded opportunity for families to live, work and play.



Small Business Incentives - Weld County Board of Commissioners want to help your business grow and thrive in our county.  To assist with that, Weld County has established a Small Business Incentive Program (BIP) which will provide eligible businesses financial assistance to offset land use, building permit, and several impact fees.

Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace - Working breastfeeding moms need the support of their employers. Their needs are simple: A safe, private, and comfortable location at the worksite and the opportunity to pump two or three times during the work day.

Business/Employer Services - Employment Services of Weld County is in the market of helping businesses connect with job seekers with the expertise to help companies find qualified applicants.  

Commercial Building Applications - A permit application must be submitted for all projects.  The Weld County Code, Chapter 29, requires that every permit applicant supply specific information and certain declarations regarding the proposed work.

County Code - The Weld County Code is provided on this website as a public service of Weld County, Colorado. The Internet version of the Weld County Code is the official version for content and reference purposes; however, this Code of Ordinances and/or any other documents that appear on this site may not reflect the most current legislation adopted by the County.

Industry - Our diverse community is a welcoming destination for business, talent, and entrepreneurs from across the globe. Don't pass up this opportunity to thrive.

Job Seekers - Weld County Employment Services offers assistance in finding employment and provides career development information and opportunities.

Land Use Application - A listing of all the land use applications.  Includes the appropriate forms to submit your application, along with the required supplemental information listed in the procedural guide.

Oil and Gas Building Application - Oil and gas producers are required to submit a specific Oil & Gas Permit application which details the number and type of equipment included in the tank battery or metering site and the name(s) of the oil & gas well(s) being supported by the equipment.

Procurement / Purchasing - As required by the Weld County Charter, Weld County has a central purchasing office. Policies established by the Board of County Commissioners guide the office in bidding practices which are designed to ensure efficient, open, and competitive bidding on all purchases.


Public Works

Smart Energy - Weld County Natural Gas Coalition - Promoting natural gas as the alternative transportation fuel. 

Upstate Colorado - Our diverse community is a welcoming destination for business, talent, and entrepreneurs from across the globe. Don't pass up this opportunity to thrive.

Weld County Celebrating 150 years - In 2011 Weld County Celebrated 150 years.

Bright Futures
The Bright Futures program was designed with one objective in mind–strengthening the vitality of the Weld County community through its workforce. By nurturing and supporting our young generation, we are building a strong foundation for a stable economy. Understanding the importance of trade skills as well as academic skills, the Board of Commissioners designed the program to financially assist students who pursue post-secondary education or training from an accredited higher-education institution or certified training program. The program is funded by taxpayers for qualifying Weld County residents who have graduated from high school, GED recipients and honorably discharged U.S. Veterans, after 2016. Qualified and accepted recipients receive financial assistance for pursuing post-secondary education or training from a Title IV accredited higher education institution or certified training program.

There are no restrictions concerning program selection. Whether a student wants to train to be a chef, a mechanic, an electrician or wants to pursue an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree, they can utilize the Bright Futures grant program to pursue their dream.

Bright Futures has updated its website!

We invite you to visit our new site at to apply, donate, and learn more about this great program!

Permits Center - Welcome to the new Weld County Citizen Portal. We are pleased to offer our citizens, businesses, and visitors access to government services online, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Planning & Zoning - To protect and enhance the quality of life for County residents through the implementation of the adopted Comprehensive Plan, Weld County Code, and Building Codes while providing professional, friendly and quality customer service to the community.

Property Information Portal - Search property information using a tabular data search by name, address, parcel or account number, and various other attributes.

Building Permit Applications - Find all building permit applications here

Recorded Document Lookup - Find property records


Interactive Maps - Property map search, road closures, right of way, road maintenance, emission zones, elections, land use and zoning maps can be found here.

PDF Maps - Printed map products may also be purchased from the GIS / Mapping office during standard business hours.

Crime Map



Land Use

Property Ownership

Road Closures

Road Right of Way



About Weld

Communities - Weld County is home to 31 incorporated municipalities, each with their unique attributes and charming appeal. Use the map on this page to directly link to municipality you are interested to explore.

Discover Weld - Weld County's web site showcasing the great people, places and events that call Weld County home. If you’re new to this site, thanks for visiting, and if you’re returning, welcome back! 

Health Information - Find Health Information including the 2013 Community Health Survey, Environmental Health, Health Education and Restaurant Inspections.

Public Works Projects - More information on the Weld County Road 49 Corridor Project, transportation planning, snow and ice control development review, road and bridge construction, weed management and much more.

Vehicle Licensing - The Weld County Motor Vehicle Department is responsible for vehicle registration, titling and issuing license plates.

Weed Management - More information on the the main tasks for Weld County weed management: landowner compliance/education, mowing and spraying.

Your Sheriff's Office - Sheriff's Office Providing effective public safety services with honor and integrity.