County Clerk, Lori Mitchell

The Clerk and Recorder’s office is committed to providing efficient, cost-effective and high quality services to the citizens and taxpayers of Chaffee County.

Phone: 719-539-4004
Fax: 719-539-8588
Email Lori Mitchell

Chaffee County Clerk's Office

The Clerk and Recorder’s Office is responsible for issuing and recording marriage licenses, recording all real estate transactions, issuing liquor licenses, registering voters, conducting all primary general and county elections and, when contracted, municipal, school district and special district elections. The Clerk and Recorder’s Office also is an agent of the state for the titling and registration of motor vehicles.

August 7, 2020
LOT DRAWING:  A lot drawing for one contest will be held to determining the order of candidate names on the ballot for the General Election on November 3, 2020.  When:  August 13, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.  Where:  Outside the Chaffee County Clerk's Office, 104 Crestone Ave., Salida
April 12, 2020
Due to recent changes to the way in which fees and penalties are applied to Conveyance Documents, Chaffee County is enacting the following procedures to protect customers:
March 16, 2020
Our county buildings continue to be closed to the public, but we are open for business. All County Clerk and Recorder business can be handled online, through the mail, or over the phone. Vehicle renewals can be mailed or dropped off in the ballot boxes that are curbside in front of our buildings in both Salida and Buena Vista.