Colorado Division of Water Resources Updated:07/2019

The Colorado Division of Water Resources (DWR), also known as the Office of the State Engineer, administers water rights, issues water well permits, represents Colorado in interstate water compact proceedings, monitors streamflow and water use, approves construction and repair of dams and performs dam safety inspections, issues licenses for well drillers and assures the safe and proper construction of water wells, and maintains numerous databases of Colorado water information.

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Contact Colorado Division of Water Resources

Laura Kalafus
Program Assistant
1313 Sherman St
Suite 818
Denver, CO  80203
Phone: (303) 866-3581 Ext 8220

Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Colorado