If you are a City and County of Denver resident and wish to complete a title transfer for one of the reasons listed below, you may visit one of our DMV branch locations to complete your title transfer. If you are not a Denver County resident, please visit the State of Colorado DMV website to locate your branch office.
After paying off your car loan, it's customary for the lienholder to release the lien on the front of the title and mail it to you. If you choose, you may remove the lienholder's name from the title by bringing the following to one of Denver County's DMV branch offices (Denver residents only):
2. Payment of $7.20
To avoid wasted time and hassle at the DMV, you must be sure to properly endorse your vehicle title when transferring it to a buyer, family member or another party for as part of a sale or gift.
Title reassignments which skip the process of registration and titling are not allowed for private party purchases. Title reassignment can only be performed by dealers.
Beginning on January 1, 2015, the city eliminated the 2.7 percent service charge on credit card payments for drivers renewing their vehicle registration with the city. Read more...