Motor Vehicle Fees

Vehicle Registration Fees

Registration Fees are based on the year, weight, taxable value and month of registration. The Colorado Department of Revenue Motor Vehicle Division has provided a Registration Fee sheet to help explain what the fees are and where they are distributed.    

Late Fees

Learn about late fees.

Miscellaneous Fees

Learn about title, lien filing and other miscellaneous fees.

Payment Options

  • Cash, check or credit and debit cards accepted
  • Please make checks Payable to Jefferson County
    • No checks under $10 - Dealerships exempt
    • Returned Check fee increasing from $25 to $41 Nov 1, 2017
  • Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover are accepted
    • Subject to additional convenience fee.

Registration Fee Estimator

The Colorado Department of Revenue has a fee estimator designed to calculate the amount due for new first-time vehicle registrations.