Clerk and Recorder

    201 W. Colfax Avenue
    Dept. 101
    Denver, CO 80202
    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.*

    311 (within City and County of Denver) or 720-865-8400

    Elections Division

    200 West 14th Avenue
    Suite 100
    Denver, Colorado 80204
    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    311 (within City and County of Denver) or 720-913-VOTE (8683)

    *Note: new recordings, marriage licenses and civil union licenses not offered after 4:30 p.m

    Denver's Office of the Clerk and Recorder is excited to offer a new feature on our site. Members of the public can now view current customer wait time for services related to marriage, civil union, recording a document, obtaining copies of records, and for assistance with foreclosures. I hope you find it useful.

    Debra Johnson

    Clerk and Recorder

    News Media Contact Only

    William Porter
    Public Information Officer/Media Relations

    Additional Contact & Hours Information

    Wellington E. Webb Municipal Office Building

    201 W. Colfax Avenue
    Dept. 101
    Denver, CO 80202

    The Clerk and Recorder offices are located in Dept. 101, on the first floor just inside the 15th Street & Court Place building entrance.  View map.

    For Clerk and Recorder Debra Johnson:

    Note: Document recording, marriage licenses, and civil union licenses not offered after 4:30 p.m.

    For records requests: 
    For the financial disclosures, lobbyist registrations, contracts:

    For recording of official documents:

    Note: New recordings not offered after 4:30 p.m.

    Denver Elections Division


    200 West 14th Avenue
    Suite 100
    Denver, Colorado 80204

    The Elections Division offices are located just south across the street from the City and County Building, on the SW corner of 14th and Bannock. View map.

    Fax number 720-913-8600

    For voter registration information:
    For mail ballot information:
    For poll worker information:
    For general customer service:

    Contact info for news media and campaigns only:


    For marriage license information:

    For civil union information:

    For designated beneficiary information:

    For domestic partnership information:

    Note: Marriage license and civil union applications not offered after 4:30 p.m.

    Holiday Closures:

    2014 Holidays 
    New Years Day Wednesday, January 1, 2014
    Martin Luther King Day  Monday, January 20, 2014 
    President's Day Monday, February 17, 2014 
    Cesar Chavez Day Monday, March 31, 2014 
    Memorial Day Monday, May 26, 2014 
    Independence Day Friday, July 4, 2014 
    Labor Day Monday, September 1, 2014 
    Veteran's Day Tuesday, November 11, 2011 
    Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 27, 2014 
    Christmas Day Thursday, December 25, 2014 

    Open Records Requests

    CORA - Citywide Colorado Open Records Fee Policy

    In order to pay for the cost of staff, custodians of public records within the City and County of Denver may charge for research and retrieval time necessary to respond to requests for records under the Colorado Open Records Act (“CORA”).  Pursuant to C.R.S. §24-72-205(6), effective July 1, 2014, staff time may be charged at a rate not to exceed $30.00 per hour.  There shall be no charge for the first hour of time for research and retrieval of records.