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  • Contact Information

    Motor Vehicle


    7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

    Contact Us

    100 Jefferson County Pkwy.
    Ste. 2540
    Admin and Courts Facility
    Golden, CO 80419-2540

    Motor Vehicle Switchboard

    Serves all Motor Vehicle offices Answered 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


    100 Jefferson County Pkwy., Ste. 2540 Golden, CO 80419
    Fax: 303-271-8177


    6510 Wadsworth Blvd., #320 Arvada, CO 80003
    Fax: 303-421-8181


    4990 County Hwy. 73 Evergreen, CO 80439
    Fax: 303-674-6399


    2099 Wadsworth Blvd., #K Lakewood, CO 80214
    Fax: 303-202-1724


    11139 Bradford Rd. 80127 Littleton, CO 80127
    Fax: 720-497-7310

  • Motor Vehicle Registration

    New Registrations

    New vehicles must be registered in Colorado within 60 days following the purchase date.  


    Expect your renewal card to be delivered the first week of your renewal month. If you did not receive your renewal card, please contact us for renewal fees and requirements.

    Online Renewals External Link Icon

    The Colorado Department of Revenue online renewal service External Link Icon allows you to renew one or several vehicles in a single transaction using a credit card or electronic check. For more information, questions and a list of non-eligible license plates, visit the state's Online Vehicle Registration Renewal External Link Icon site.

    You will need:

    • Your license plate number
    • Checking account info or credit card (E-Check for $1, credit card transactions are subject to additional convenience fees)
    • A valid email address

    Temporary Registrations

    Temporary registrations may be issued for up to 60 days from the purchase date.  You must pay applicable Sales Tax or show proof of payment for issuance of a temporary registration.

    Tips for Easy Vehicle Registration

    Be prepared.  The following may be required:

    Heavy traffic times:

    • Mondays and Fridays
    • Before and after a holiday
    • First and last days of the month
    • Lunch time (11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.).

     Payment Options

    • Cash, check or credit and debit cards accepted
    • Please make checks Payable to Jefferson County (no checks under $10 - dealerships exempt)
    • Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover are accepted - subject to additional convenience fee
    Last Updated: 5-20-2015