Clerk and Recorder

In-person hours of service are available by appointment only and can be made for all our branches (Littleton, Centennial, Aurora, and Byers). In person services are unavailable to those without an appointment.

Appointments are available Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. and can be made online for:

Make an Appointment

Before making an appointment, please note:

  • All vehicle registration renewals must be completed at a self-service kioskonline, by mail, or at a secure 24-hour drop box (located outside all four Arapahoe County Motor Vehicle offices).
  • If you use a drop box or plan to mail in your renewal, please remember to include a check payment, and your license number and the last 8 digits of your VIN.
    • Please make checks payable to: Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder-Motor Vehicle and please mail paperwork to:

      Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder’s Office-Motor Vehicle
      P.O. Box 9011
      Littleton, CO 80160-9011
  • No driver’s license appointments at this time. Customers will need to visit a state office for this service
  • Customers will be limited to 2 transactions (2 vehicles) per appointment time slot.
  • In-person visits are limited to two people maximum per appointment (children excepted)
  • The Byers branch does not have Dealer Appointments available. Dealers can make an appointment at another office to drop off, or mail their documents in to Littleton.

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Plan Your Visit

Recording Division

Motor Vehicle Division

Elections Division

Clerk to the Board

About the Clerk and Recorder's Office

The Clerk and Recorder’s Office is committed to providing efficient, cost-effective and high quality services to the citizens and taxpayers of Arapahoe County. 

Clerk and Recorder Joan Lopez was elected in November 2018 and is serving her first four-year term.

Military FamilyUniformed first responders and members of the military now receive service priority at our four branch offices. The Clerk and Recorder’s Office thanks you for your service to our community and country.