All El Paso County Motor Vehicle Offices will be upgrading to the new State DRIVES computer system to improve customer service August 1 – 5.

The following services will not be available statewide:

August 1-5 All Colorado title and registration services, including motor vehicle registration renewal*,
vehicle titling, and ownership transfers

*Vehicle registration renewal is available online and at kiosks

August 2-5 All Driver’s License Services

This closure will allow the state of Colorado to replace the Colorado State Titling and Registration System (CSTARS), originally installed between 1983 and 1986, with a new system, Colorado DRIVES, which will allow for better county-to-county integration, faster transaction processing and additional online services.

New online services, which will be available August 6, 2018 at include:

  • Improved online vehicle registration renewal
  • Out of state emissions extension
  • Emissions waiver application
  • Generate prior receipts
  • Duplicate registration receipt request
  • 2 percent rental upload spreadsheet fee estimator
  • Document uploading
  • Personalized plate request
  • Change of address
  • New registration

Individuals with expiring driver’s license, identification card or motor vehicle registration will have to wait till offices re-open on August 6, 2018. El Paso County Motor Vehicle Offices will have extended hours August 6-10, 2018, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Saturday, August 11, 2018 7 a.m. – 1 p.m., at the Union Town Center office, only. For additional information please visit,

We apologize for the inconvenience this closure may cause and look forward to providing the residents of El Paso County with a modern, user-friendly system for driver and vehicle services.