How to Request Your Colorado Driving Records?

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Your driving history is typically referred to as your driving records or DMV records, which contain a comprehensive record of your time on the road, including information about your licensing, vehicle registration, point violations, and more.

By obtaining a copy of your Colorado driving record, you can gain valuable insights into your driving history and ensure that the state has accurate information about you. You may also need your driving records for personal record-keeping purposes or to handle unpaid tickets or violations.

In this short article, we share what you’ll need to do to request your Colorado driving records.

Getting Your Official Colorado Driving Records

If you’re planning to visit a DMV office to request your driving records or plan to do so in another fashion, it can be helpful to know a few key details.


You can request your driving records in Colorado by visiting the state’s online hub. This is available at the following link:

There, you can follow through the navigation under Driver/ID services and select theĀ Request a driving record menu option. It will then present some important information about the request. You’ll need a valid email address and a credit card to complete the transaction.

At the DMV

Go ahead and print/fill out the DR 2489 form.

To request your AK driving records in person at a DMV office, you will need to provide valid identification, such as your driver’s license or state ID. You’ll also want to bring your Social Security card as an additional form of identification. You may also need to pay a fee ($9 search fee, $1 certification), which varies depending on the type of records you are requesting.

It’s important to note that the process for requesting driving records in person at a DMV office may take longer than requesting them online or by mail. However, visiting a DMV office in person can allow you to ask any questions you may have and ensure that your request is processed correctly.

By Mail

You can also get a copy of your official driving records by mail. Here, you’ll need to write to your local DMV asking for the records. Simply include your name, address, date of birth, and driver’s license number. You’ll want to include a $10 payment for the certified record.

To Summarize

Overall, obtaining your driving records can be a useful tool for understanding your driving history and staying up-to-date with any relevant information. The Colorado DMV offers a few different ways to get your driving records including by mail, in person at a local DMV, or online. You’ll pay a nominal fee for your documents, but they’ll be official (certified) versions.


Hopefully this post has given you a better understanding of how to obtain your Colorado DMV records. Now, you’ll have all the information necessary to get your own driving record and stay informed about any changes in your driving status. Good luck!