Contact Us

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm

Please be in lobby by 3:30 p.m. to be served the same day.


Department of Excise and Licenses 
Wellington Webb Building
201 West Colfax Ave.,
Room 2.H.9, Dept. 206
Denver, Colorado 80202



Dial 311 (or 720-913-1311 if outside Denver)

Fax: 720-865-2881

Email Us

Hours of Operation

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Shortest wait time 
8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Longest wait time
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Conducted at the Department of Excise and Licenses

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. daily.

 Background Checks

You may obtain your CBI, $6.85, background check here by using our lobby computers until closing.

 Herdic Testing

Tuesdays and Thursdays

8:00 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.

The last test will be administered at 2:30 p.m.