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On Wednesday, January 2, Motor Vehicle office hours will change to 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. for the general public and 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. for companies/dealers.

Secure & Verifiable ID Requirements

When Identification Is Required

Secure and verifiable identification is required to obtain:

  • Duplicate titles (purchased on or after 7/1/06)
  • New handicap placards
  • New registrations
  • New temporary registration permits
  • New titles

The named owner must present their secure and verifiable ID to the motor vehicle technician. If the named owner has asked someone else to complete the transaction on their behalf, a DR2175 Non-Secure Power of Attorney Form must be completed and notarized. The person completing the transaction on the owner's behalf must also present their secure and verifiable identification.

Acceptable Forms of ID

Please access a list from the State of Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles of acceptable secure and verifiable IDs.