Clerk and recorder

The Jackson County Clerk & Recorder is experiencing staffing shortages.
Please be patient with us as we have reduced our office hours temporarily



1874 - October 1996

October 1996 - Current

C.R.S. 30-10-101 (2.5)(c) states… The Clerk & Recorder shall not be required to conduct a search of the real estate records in order to locate any document for copying or for any other purpose.

Therefore, we do not perform record searches.

Records are available for public inspection Monday-Friday 8 am – Noon and 1 pm – 4 pm.

Office Hours & Address
M-Th 8AM-4PM  Closed Fridays
396 LaFever St, PO Box 337
Walden, CO 80480
Please call ahead 970.723.4334
Marriage Licenses

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Persons With Disabilities 

Applicants must submit a Parking Privileges Application to the County motor vehicle office.

Applicant, guardian, or entity representative must provide Secure and Verifiable Identification (SVID) information or have it witnessed on the DR2219.

Parking Privileges Application
Persons With Disabilities Parking Privileges Information
Physicians Certification Instructions
Other Vehicle Forms

If a vehicle is purchased outside Jackson County, only a state tax of 2.9% sales tax is due

Motor Vehicle Services
  • You can renew your vehicle registration online!

  • The Clerk’s office is an agent of the Colorado Department of Revenue for motor vehicle titling and registration. 

  • We do not issue driver’s licenses.

  • If you have just moved to Jackson County you must register your vehicle within 90 days.

  • Out-of-state vehicles must schedule a VIN inspection with the Jackson County Sheriff prior to titling. Call 970-723-4242 to schedule.

  • Motor Vehicle transactions may be performed M-F 8 am – Noon and 1 pm – 4:30 pm. We accept Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa, Discover, and American Express.

  • All credit card transactions totaling $10.01 or more will be charged a non-refundable portal administration fee of 3.35%.



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