Disability Parking
Handicapped parking spots, placard, and sign

Effective December 5, 2022 – In order to reduce wait times, Appointments for in-person services now required.

Additionally, vehicle registration / license plate renewals need to be completed out of office. Options include online, by mail or drop box, or at a self-service kiosk. Read about these changes (including benefits, and FAQs). Información en español.

Disability Parking

Apply for a New Disability Placard or License Plate

1. Complete the application form (form DR 2219).

  • Requires signature of a licensed physician.
  • Anyone other than the applicant may witness the applicant’s ID information on the form.

2. Return the form

  • Option 1: Return the form online.
    • To complete the transaction online, you will need:
      • Secure and Verifiable ID (out-of-state driver’s licenses or IDs not accepted)
      • For license plates: Payment for license fees and ownership tax
  • Option 2: Return the form by mail

Placards are free of charge. Temporary placards are issued for 90 days.

Placard Renewal Process

All placard renewals can be completed online.

Temporary Placards cannot be renewed. You will need to apply for a new placard.

Renewing Permanent Placards or Plates:

  1. A notice will be mailed to the address on file when the placard/plate needs to be renewed. Complete the self-certification at the bottom of the renewal. (If this is your third renewal – year 9 – you will need to complete a new application).
  2. Return the notice online.You may also mail it, fax it, or come in.

Contact Us

Motor Vehicle Division

**New as of Jan 4, 2021**
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mon-Thurs.
CLOSED Fridays
Online Contact Form
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Phone: 303-413-7710

Fax: 303-413-7725 (Boulder office)
Fax: 303-413-7002 (Lafayette office)
Fax: 303-678-6126 (Longmont office)


Boulder: 1750 33rd Street
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Longmont: 529 Coffman Street
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Lafayette: 1376 Miners Drive
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Mailing Address

1750 33rd Street, Suite 100
Boulder, CO 80301