Clerk & Recorder

The Clerk & Recorder's office is currently closed to walk in traffic. 

You can call 970-870-5556 to schedule an appointment for :


  • Researching public records
  • Marriage Licenses

  • Liquor Licenses

  • Call 970-870-5558 for the Elections Division

There are many services available online
Renew your license plates 
Order Birth and Death Certificates
Voter Registration


Please check here for information on marriage licenses

If you need to speak with a clerk you can reach us at 970-870-5556 or for Motor Vehicle dial 970-870-5557. You can also reach us by email at clerks@co.routt.co.us or motorvehicle@co.routt.co.us

 DUTIES
The Clerk and Recorder's Office is responsible for recording documents and plats in the public records and maintaining indexes and images for those documents. Following are other responsibilities of the Clerk & Recorder's Office: