The office of the Colorado Public Utilities Commission has suspended all in-person services until further notice in an effort to protect employees and customers from the spread of COVID-19. Please do not come to our office location at 1560 Broadway, Suite 250 in Denver. Our staff is working remotely to assist you. We apologize for any inconvenience this change in operation may cause. Most of our services remain available online. For filings that must occur on paper, please send it via postal mail and/or email. Contact information for the Transportation Team may be found below.
NOTICE: Effective January 1, 2021, PUC no longer issues Hazardous or Nuclear Materials permits. Per SB20-118, §42-20-201 and 501 C.R.S. are modified. The statutes remove responsibility for issuing HAZMAT and Nuclear permits from the PUC and transfers responsibility to CDOT. Please visit https://sites.google.com/state.co.us/cotriporgfreight or call Long Distance: 1-800-350-3765 or Local: 303-757-9539 for more information.
The Transportation Section of the PUC is responsible for:
The safety and insurance oversight of passenger carriers, household goods movers, and towing carriers that operate on a for-hire basis in Colorado
Rate regulation and market entry for common carriers and contract carriers.