DMV Rules and Regulations

 
For more information on the rulemaking process please access this link: Department Information on the Rulemaking Process
 
The Department of Revenue, Division of Motor Vehicle's customers can participate in the drafting of proposed rules by attending our informal stakeholder workshops and formal rule hearings. Stakeholder meetings are held before filing a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking with the Secretary of State. To determine what our current annual Regulatory Agenda is, check out the Secretary of State's website. To receive workshop notices, or hearing notices please sign up through the links below.
 

Workshop Notices

Sign-up to receive workshop notices: DMV Workshop Notices
 

Hearing Notices

Sign-up to receive: SOS Notices of Rulemaking (scroll to the bottom of the page)
Sign-up to receive: DORA Regulatory Notices
Rulemaking Hearings: DORA Calendar
 

Current DMV Scheduled Workshops and Hearings for Rule Promulgation

Proposed Rules - Under Review

Vehicle Services:

RULE 12. OBTAINING RECORDS FOR ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLES

Rule 16. GROUP SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES 

1 CCR 204-1 Rule 2 Motor Vehicle Official Inspection Stations

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 25 Persons with Disabilities Parking Privileges  

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 28 Title and Registration of a Vehicle Owned by, or donated, loaned, or leased to, a government agency

  • Reviewed No Changes

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 30 Rules and Regulations Concerning the Payment of Specific Ownership Taxes on Vehicles Designated as Class B or Class C Personal Property which are Rented to Others

  • Reviewed No Changes

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 44 Late Fee Exemption, Reduction, or Waiver

  • Reviewed No Changes

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 45 Alumni License Plates

  • Reviewed No Changes

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 48 Colorado Dealer License Plates

  • Under Review

1 CCR 204-10 Rule 2 Gas Emissions Inspection

  • Under Review

Drivers License:

Rule 1 Rules for Application for a Colorado Road and Community Safety Act Identification Documents

Rule 6 Rules for the Application for a Driver License or Identification Card for U.S. Citizens and individuals who can demonstrate permanent lawful presence and Colorado residency

1 CCR 204-30 Rule 4 RULES FOR A DISABILITY SYMBOL TO BE PLACED ON A DRIVER LICENSE, IDENTIFICATION
CARD OR IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS

1 CCR 204-30 Rule 8 Driver Testing and Education Program Rules and Regulations

  • Under Review

1 CCR 204-30 Rule 9 Motorcycle Rules and Regulations for Almost Organizations

  • Under Review

Rule 16 Rules for Exceptions Processing

Driver Control:

1 CCR 204-30 Rule 14 Vendor Contracts for the Bulk Electronic Transfer of Department Records

  • Under Review
 

Petition for Rule Changes

You have the right to petition for the issuance, amendment, or repeal of a rule. This provides you the opportunity to identify problematic rules and to help the DMV improve efficiency. Fill out the below form which will be submitted directly to the DMV and is open to public inspection. Action on the submitted petition is at the discretion of the DMV but when we undertake rulemaking on the matter, all related petitions for the issuance, amendment, or repeal of rules will be considered and acted upon in the same proceeding.
 
 

Current Colorado DMV Rules

To access the current Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) published by the Secretary of State, visit their website.