Register a Vehicle

Important Updates

All DMV locations are now open from 7am-3:30pm Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri.; and 7:30am-3:30pm on Wednesdays. Please arrive before 2:30pm to ensure we can assist you. All customers checked in by 2:30pm each day will be served. As of May 16, 2021, face coverings are no longer required for vaccinated individuals. 

3 Ways to Renew Your Registration

There are three ways to renew your registration/plates without having to visit a Denver Motor Vehicle office.

1. Online

Visit to renew online. Note: You can't renew all plate types online. You also can't renew online if you need to provide proof of insurance or an emissions test. If you encounter this issue, call 311 and we may be able to assist you by phone.

2. By Phone

Call 311 to see if you are eligible to renew by phone. Have your registration and credit card or checking account information available.



3. By Mail

To renew by mail, return the Renewal Mailer notice and payment in the postage-paid envelop provided.