Military Personnel
Military man standing in the mountains

Motor Vehicle, Elections, & Recording are open Monday -Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and closed to the public on Friday. See press release for more details. Las divisiones de Vehículos de Motor, Elecciones y Registro están abiertas de Lunes a Jueves de 7:30am a 5:00pm, y cerradas al público los Viernes. Vea el Comunicado de Prensa para más detalles.

ATTENTION SEPTEMBER REGISTRATION RENEWALS – Please read before coming to our office to renew.

ATENCIÓN RENOVACIONES DE REGISTRO DE SEPTIEMBRE – Por favor, lea abajo antes de venir a nuestra oficina a renovar su registro

Vehicle Registration for Military Personnel

Boulder County Residents

Serving in-state in the military:

Serving out-of-state in the military:


Information for out-of-state military personnel who are actively stationed in Boulder County:

Vehicle Registration

  • If you purchase a new vehicle while you are stationed in Colorado, you may choose to register it either in your home state or in Colorado.
  • To register your vehicle in Boulder County, please see our registration guidelines.

Registration Renewal

  • You may either continue to renew your vehicle in your home state, or
  • Register your vehicle in Colorado if you’re going to be in Colorado for an extended period of time. Please see the New Resident registration guidelines.

**If you choose to register your vehicle in Colorado, you may apply for an exemption from the Specific Ownership Tax by completing form DR 2667. Select military plates are free for those who qualify. Refer to the Military License Plate Application for plate types and qualification requirements.

Contact Us

Motor Vehicle Division

**New as of Jan 4, 2021**
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mon-Thurs.
CLOSED Fridays
Online Contact Form
Contáctenos - Formulario en línea

Phone: 303-413-7710

Fax: 303-413-7725 (Boulder office)
Fax: 303-413-7002 (Lafayette office)
Fax: 303-678-6126 (Longmont office)


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