Clerk & Recorder


The office of the Clerk and Recorder is a multi-faceted organization dedicated to providing consumer-friendly customer service. We strive to raise the bar by proactively addressing our processes.


  • Carry on Montrose County's leadership role in Colorado efforts to perform fair, accurate, and lawful elections
  • Work closely with State statutes and regulations
  • Manage the citizens' tax dollars effectively


This office is responsible for:
  • Issuing and recording marriage licenses
  • Issuing birth and death certificates
  • Recording all real estate transactions
  • Issuing liquor licenses
  • Registering voters
  • Conducting all primary, general, and County elections
  • Operating vehicle registration divisions in Montrose and Nucla for titling and issuing license plates