Consumer Protection


The Colorado Consumer Protection Division protects Colorado residents and visitors by preventing an array of health hazards.

The division will....

  • Assists consumers with complaints
  • Consults with regulated industries, communities, organizations, and individuals
  • Coordinate consumer protection activities with local, state, and federal agencies
  • Help control insects, rodents, and other vectors of animal borne diseases
  • Institute corrective actions for recognized public hazards in the marketplace
  • Monitor food, milk, drugs, and medical devices
  • Regulate consumer products and household substances
  • Regulate correctional facilities and schools
  • Regulate day care centers
  • Regulate food preparation environments such as restaurants, food manufacturers, and processing plants
  • Regulate, reviews, and investigates foods

Upcoming Food Safety Classes

It’s almost that time of year: skiing, holidays, and seasonal hires! Gunnison County is offering the Food Safety Basics training again To help your season start off refreshed and SAFE! We offering morning and afternoon courses in Gunnison and Crested Butte.

  • Gunnison’s courses will be on Friday December 06 at 9:00 am - Noon and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, at the Fred Field Center.
  • Crested Butte’s courses will be on Monday December 09 at 9:00 am - Noon and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, at CB Town Hall.

RSVPs are suggested, but not required. Space is limited to 25 people per class. Please see the flyer below for more information.  

Food Safety Basics Training Flyer Winter 2019