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DWR > Ground Water > Well Contractor Licensing (BOE) > Rules and Regulations

The Colorado Water Well Construction Rules enable the Board of Examiners of Water Well Construction and Pump Installation Contractors (BOE) to protect the public health and preserve ground water resources by ensuring the proper construction and/or abandonment of wells, the proper installation of pumping equipment and the proper installation of cisterns. These Rules specify minimum standards for construction materials and methods.  

Rules and Regulations for Water Well Construction, Pump Installation, Cistern Installation, and Monitoring and Observation Hole/Well Construction 

Rules and Regulations for Administration of Licensing, Financial Responsibility, Continuing Education, and Remedial Action for Well Construction and Pump Installation Contractors 

Board of Examiners Statutes: Water Well and Pump Installation Contractors

Combined Construction Rules, Administration Rules and Statutes

General Procedure for Accepting, Investigating, and Addressing Complaints Against Licensed Contractors

Board Approved Fluids and Additives