Capital Construction

Starting with FY 2017-18, State agencies are to request capital construction approval and funding through the annual budget request submission process as administered by the Office of the State Architect. Please refer to the following required documents:

Capital Construction/Controlled Maintenance Combined Budget Request Submission Instructions (New 5/2016)

Combined CC/CM Budget Request Submission Transmittal OSA-CC/CM Word Form (Rev. 5/2016)

Five-Year Capital Construction Program Plan: CC-P Excel Form (Rev. 5/2016)

     CC-P Purpose Codes

Capital Construction Request Cover Page: CC-C Excel Form (Rev. 5/2016)

Capital Construction Narrative: CC-C Word Form (Rev. 5/2016)

Supplemental Capital Construction Request Cover: CC-B Excel Form (Rev. 5/2016)

Supplemental Capital Construction Request Narrative: CC-B Word Form (Rev. 5/2016)

(For institutions of higher education capital construction budget request submission instructions refer to the Colorado Department of Higher Education).


Capital Construction is defined in statue, C.R.S. 24-30-1301(2), as,

  1. Acquisition of a capital asset or disposition of real property…
  2. Construction, demolition, remodeling, or renovation of real property…
  3. Site improvement or development of real property…
  4. Installation of the fixed or moveable equipment necessary for the operation of new, remodeled or renovated real property…
  5. Installation of the fixed or movable equipment necessary for the conduct of programs
  6. Contracting for the services of architects, engineers, and other consultants to prepare plans … and other studies associated with capital construction and to supervise the construction…


(Please refer to the various program pages for policies, procedures and required documents for capital construction project management.)

How to download documents from the OSA website.