Clerk & Recorder

***Attention: Our dropbox in the City of Ouray was damaged in a vehicle accident. Until we get it replaced, please drop off payments and correspondence at the Courthouse or use our dropboxes in Ridgway or Colona***



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

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The Ouray County Clerk and Recorder's Office provides a variety of services to the public via in-person or online, including: 


Ouray County offers three "dropbox" locations 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)
  • Near the Colona "welcome" sign, 35 Hotchkiss Ave (County Road 1), Colona, CO 81403
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