Clerk & Recorder

The Clerk & Recorder's office is located at 112 Village Square West, Ridgway, CO 81432.

Phone number (970) 325-4961 and mailing address (PO Box C, Ouray CO 81427) remains the same.

VSW Location

The Ouray County Clerk & Recorder's Office will be CLOSED on Thursday, September 5, 2019 in order to allow staff to attend training. 

The office will reopen on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 9:00AM. 


The office of the Ouray County Clerk and Recorder is multifaceted department dedicated to providing efficient services while maintaining exceptional customer relations.


The Ouray County Clerk and Recorder's Office provides a variety of services to the public, including: 


Ouray County offers one "dropbox" location for residents to drop-off vehicle registration renewals, and payments/correspondence for all other County Departments.  
Dropbox locations: 
  • Ouray County 4-H Event Center - 22739 Highway 550, Ridgway, CO
  • Ouray City Hall 320 6th Avenue, Ouray, CO (near the flag pole)
Dropbox General