Auto Insurance Requirements

Auto Insurance Requirements

Vehicles must be covered by auto insurance before they can be registered.

If state records indicate a vehicle is not insured in Colorado, proof of insurance must be provided.

Out-of-State Insurance

Colorado auto insurance laws do not allow Boulder County to renew a registration with out-of-state insurance.

  • Proof of Colorado insurance must be provided to renew a registration.

Proof of Insurance

Boulder County Motor Vehicle must verify insurance with one of the following items to register a vehicle:

  • Current insurance card for the vehicle
  • Insurance policy, declaration or binder
  • Letter from the insurance provider on company letterhead
  • Proof of self-insurance for the vehicle or owner

Proof of insurance must include the following:

  • Year
  • Make
  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
  • Effective and expiration dates

Contact Us

Motor Vehicle Division

303-413-7710
303-413-7725 (Fax)
Email
Hours: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. M-F

Location

Boulder: 1750 33rd Street
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Longmont: 529 Coffman Street
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Lafayette: 1376 Miners Drive
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Mailing Address

1750 33rd Street, Suite 100
Boulder, CO 80301