Office of the Teller County Clerk & Recorder
PO Box 1010 / 101 W. Bennett Ave.
Cripple Creek, CO 80813
719.689.2951    fax 719.686.8030

Teller County Clerk and Recorder's Office
Location:  Teller County Courthouse - 101 W. Bennett Ave.  Cripple Creek, CO 80813
Woodland Park Branch Office - 800 Research Drive, Suite 200 Tamarac Business Center  Woodland Park, CO 80863
Office Hours:  Teller County Courthouse: M-F, 8 am - 4:30 pm (Except Holidays)
Woodland Park Branch Office: M-F, 7:30 am - 4 pm (Except Holidays)
Contact Us

(see normal business hours listed above)


The Colorado Department of Revenue has informed us the mailing of the January vehicle renewal cards will be delayed. January renewal cards will not be mailed until mid-January. If your vehicle expires in January, you have until the last business day of the following month, February 28, to renew without penalty. You can provide your license plate number in person or over the phone for the renewal amount if you choose to renew prior to receiving your card in the mail. You can also renew online by providing your plate number and the last 8 digits of the vehicle identificiation number (VIN) at If you have any questions or would like your renewal amount, please call 719-689-2951, prompt #1. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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The office of the Clerk and Recorder is established under Section 8 Article XIV of the Colorado Constitution.

Duties of the Clerk and Recorder include:
    • Chief Election Official in Teller County
    • Agent of the State of Colorado for Motor Vehicle titling and licensing
    • Official recorder of property and other legal documents for Teller County
    • Agent of the the State of Colorado for issuing marriage licenses
    • Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners for Teller County
    • County Commissioner Meeting Dates
Krystal Brown
Krystal Brown - Clerk and Recorder

Recording Fees
As a result of the passing of SB16-115, Colorado recording fees will be calculated as follows:

• $13 for the first page and $5 for each additional page for all recorded documents
• $8 for the first page and $5 for each additional page plus $0.25 for each claim/lode listed for mining documents
• To minimize disruptions to your operations, please update your processes accordingly to mitigate against rejections
• If you have questions, please contact the Colorado County Clerk’s or
  the Teller County Clerk and Recorder’s Recording Department at 719-686-8035

Elections Department
The Elections Department provides Voter Registration Applications, lists and labels, Voter Precinct and Commissioner District maps and Campaign Finance Information.

Services Provided Include:

 • Colorado Address Confidentiality Program (for victims of violent crime or stalking)
 • Contact Information for Elected Officials (Federal, State, Local)
 • County Commissioner District Map
 • Election Judge Information
 • Military and Overseas Citizens Online Ballot
 • Previous Election Results
 • Verify Your Voter Registration Information Here
 •Voting Precinct Map

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.

Services Provided Include:

 • Colorado Driver's License Locations
 • Online Vehicle Registration Renewal
 • Change of Address Form for Vehicle Registration
 • License Plate Types
 • Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Info

Recording Department
The Recording Department records documents for public record. Documents to be recorded should be submitted to the office of the Clerk and Recorder at the County Courthouse at 101 W. Bennett Ave., or mailed to PO Box 1010, Cripple Creek, CO 80813.

Services Provided Include:

 • Civil Unions
 • County Commissioner Meeting Agendas and Minutes
 • Dog Licenses
 • eRecording Information
 • Liquor Licenses
 • Marriage Licenses
 • Recorded Document Search
 • Recording Fees
 • Vital Records (Birth and Death Records)

Vital Records Department
The Vital Records Department is responsible for issuing birth and death certificates. The department is also responsible for reporting all Marriage and Civil Union Licenses issued in Teller to the State of Colorado.

Services Provided Include:
 • Birth Certificate Application
 • Death Certificate Application
 • Marriage License Information
 • Civil Union Information