Resident Colorado Military Personnel
If you are a resident of the City and County of Denver currently serving in-state in the military, simply follow the same registration process outlined for new or used vehicle registration and registration renewals.
If you are stationed out of state and wish to register a purchased car in Colorado, the easiest way to do so is by calling the Colorado DMV. They will help walk you through specific steps to register your vehicle. You may contact them at (720) 865-4600.
Non-Residents Stationed in CO
If you’re an out-of-state military personnel who is actively stationed in Colorado, you may:
- Continue to renew your vehicle registration with your home state; or
- Register your vehicle in Colorado if you’re going to be in Colorado for an extended period of time following Denver's New Colorado Resident Vehicle Registration procedures.