Motor Vehicle

La Plata County will launch a pilot program in September to gauge the feasibility of a transition to a four-day work week for most county offices. The pilot program will begin in the Clerk & Recorder’s office on Monday, Sept. 12. The Clerk & Recorder’s office is responsible for Vehicle Registration and Titling, Recording of Real Property Records, Marriage Licenses and Elections.
Durango Clerk and Recorder's Office
679 Turner Dr Ste C, Durango, CO 81303
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Closed Fridays

Bayfield Motor Vehicle
1199 Bayfield Parkway, Bayfield, CO 81122 
Tuesday and Thursday 

9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Anyone can utilize the following options for certain vehicle transactions:

  • Online -
  • 24 hr dropbox or Mail - 679 Turner Dr. Ste C, Durango
  • Kiosk (renewals) - North City Market, 3130 Main Ave, Durango
                                    - Pine River Public Library, 395 Bayfield Center Dr, Bayfield
  • Phone/Questions - (970)382-6516
  • E-mail -

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Kiosks across the state are available for renewal - Click here for more information