Clerk & Recorder

Contact Us

  • Hours of Operation
    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  
    Closed on county holidays.

    Recording: 970-328-8723
    Motor Vehicle: 970-328-8729
    Voting / Elections: 970-328-8715
    Marriage License: 970-328-8723
    Liquor License: 970-328-8718
    Avon: 970-328-9670
    El Jebel: 970-328-9570
    Toll Free: 1-800-225-6136
    Fax: 970-328-8716

    Clerk & Recorder
    P.O. Box 537
    500 Broadway, Suite 101
    Eagle, Colorado  81631

    elections@eaglecounty.us 
    motorvehicle@eaglecounty.us
    recording@eaglecounty.us


VIN Inspections

Vin verification is required when you move from another state to Colorado and you want to register your vehicle here. A Vin Inspection is a physical inspection of the vehicle's unique identification number for title and registration purposes. Below is a list of locations that perform Vin Inspections in Eagle County. Please be sure to call and confirm hours of operation before you visit a location.

Eagle County Sheriff’s Office                                     

All Eagle County residents
Dispatch phone:  970-479-2201
885 Chambers Ave., Eagle, CO                                    
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Charge: $10 at ECSO on Chambers Ave
Charge: $20 via low-priority dispatch 

Town of Vail PD

All Eagle County residents
75 S. Frontage Rd. W., Vail, CO
Phone:  970-479-2200
Email: vailpolice@vailgov.com
Charge: $5 for Town of Vail residents 
Charge: $10 for non-residents

Town of Avon PD
Town of Avon residents & business owners only
Phone:  970-748-4040
1 Lake Street, Avon, CO
Tuesdays:  9 a.m. - 1 p.m. & Thursdays: 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Charge:  $10

Town of Basalt PD

All Eagle County residents
100 Elk Run Dr., Ste. 115, Basalt, CO
Phone:  970-927-4316
Charge:  $20

Town of Eagle PD

Town of Eagle residents only - by appointment only
200 Broadway, Eagle, CO
Phone:  970-328-9630
Charge:  $10 at office on Broadway
Charge:  $20 via low-priority dispatch

Colorado State Patrol – Certified VINs Only

All Eagle County residents, by appointment only
Phone:  970-945-619
Charge:  $20