Teller County Clerk & Recorder
Motor Vehicle Department
The Motor Vehicle Department provides services for titling, registering, licensing and registration renewal
of all types of motor vehicles and trailers within Teller County. The department also verifies that vehicles are in
compliance with mandatory insurance coverage.
Change of Address Form for Vehicle Information
Drivers License Forms and Publications
License Plate Information
• Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Info
Online Vehicle Registration Renewal
• State of Colorado Motor Vehicle Information
What time is it? It's TAX TIME! Soon you'll be in need of your vehicle sales tax and ownership tax to report on your taxes.
It's easy to find - just look at your vehicle registration. This information is located on the back of your registration that DOES NOT
have your address on it. Look at the example to assist you. If you still have concerns feel free to contact us at 719-689-2951
or come in to one of our offices we'll be glad to help.
NOTICE: The Woodland Park branch office has moved to a new location at 800 Research
Drive Suite #200 in the Tamarac Business Park.
Motor Vehicle Registration business is processed at the
Courthouse at 101 W. Bennett Ave. in Cripple Creek and at
the Branch Office at
800 Research Drive, Suite #200 Tamarac Business Center in
Woodland Park. Many of these transactions can be handled by telephone or mail.
Renewal Notices are mailed at the end of the month prior to expiration. If
you have not received your Registration Renewal Postcard, please call our office
at 719-689-2951 for the amount due.
Vehicle Registration Requirements
Colorado is a title issuing state. A title is required
to transfer ownership of a vehicle. If you are purchasing from a dealership,
the dealership is required to supply all necessary documents. If you are
purchasing from a private party, the seller should furnish the title to you.
Proof of insurance is required along with secure and verifiable
Out of State Vehicle Purchase
The following documents are
Properly signed title. Notarization may be required
Disclosure of purchase price.
verification - This form may be obtained from Colorado auto
dealerships, law enforcement agencies.
Weight slips may be required.
Registering an Out of State Vehicle:
If you already own your vehicle but wish to register it in the State of
Colorado, the following documents will be required:
Proof of ownership - A title or current registration listing your name
as the current owner is acceptable as
proof of ownership.
Registration is only acceptable if you have a
loan on the vehicle or if the vehicle is leased.
verification - This form may be obtained from Colorado auto dealerships,
law enforcement agencies.
Weight slips may be required.
Proof of insurance.
Secure and Verifiable Identification.
Sales and Use Tax:
Applicable sales and/or
use tax is collected upon titling a vehicle. Teller County residents are
required to pay 2.9% State sales tax and 1% County use tax. Additionally, city
sales and/or use tax may be applicable. Tax is collected on the net selling
price of each vehicle.