Change of Location - Auto Industry Division


  • A Dealer shall immediately notify the board of a change of location.

  • The Motor Vehicle Board requires an application and fee for any location change to be submitted prior to actual date of the location change.

How to Apply


Change of Location

  1. Zoning Requirement: You must ensure that that the new location of your dealership complies with all local zoning requirements.
  2. Complete and submit: Application for Change of Location (DR 2003).
  3. This form must be signed by an: Owner, Partner, LLC Member/Manager, or Corporate Officer (president, vice president, secretary or treasurer).
  4. The title of the person signing the form must be provided and form must be dated.
  5. Bond Rider - New/Used Dealer attach a copy of the Bond Rider.
  6. Wholesalers: All wholesalers must have a place of business or business address which place or address must contain an office wherein the wholesaler shall keep business books and other records.
  7. Pay Fee(s) - Check should be made payable to the Department of Revenue. All fees are subject to change July 1st of every year. See button labeled $ Fees
  8. Incomplete Applications - Failure to complete all sections of the application may result in a rejection or delay in processing.
  9. You may not operate at the new location until you receive your Change of location license from the Auto Industry Division.
  10. Additional Requirements
  • All documents submitted must be on 8.5” x 11” size paper.
  • Do not submit legal size copies.
  • Do not submit double sided copies.
  • Do not staple documents.


Change of Location - Online

Change of Location

The Auto Industry is now accepting applications online.

To apply online, you must first obtain a registration code. Registration codes can be obtained by any of the following methods:

  • During your renewal period, your renewal and a letter announcing the new online process will be mailed to you. The registration code is printed on the renewal. Safeguard this number and keep it for future reference.
  • You may request a Registration Code by emailing: dor_aidlicensing@state.co.us.
    • In the subject line please enter: Registration Code
  • Call the Auto Industry Division: (303)205-5604.

If your license is listed as "Inactive" or your renewal is in "30-day grace period," you must first renew your license before you can take any other actions on it.



The Auto Industry Division has created a training video that is available here


Approved Applications


  • If approved, the Change of Location license will be mailed to the primary place of business for verification of the information on the license.

  • The Dealer should review the license and if correct, as required by law the Dealer should forward it to the additional location for conspicuous posting.

Statutes and Regulations


Motor Vehicle  Definitions, Signage, Application, and Place of Business Statutes and Regulations
  • C.R.S. 44-20-102 (22) - Definition

  • C.R.S. 44-20-104 (3)(j) - Signage Requirements

  • Regulation 44-20-104 (3)(j) - Signage Requirements

  • C.R.S. 44-20-104 (3)(h) - Application Requirements

  • Regulation 44-20-104 (3)(h) - Application Requirements

  • C.R.S. 44-20-119 (1) - Notice of Change of Address

  • C.R.S. 44-20-120 - Principle Place of Business Requirements

  • Regulation 44-20-120 (1) - Principle Place of Business Requirements

Powersports Definitions, Signage, Application, and Place of Business Statutes and Regulations
  • C.R.S. 44-20-402 (17) - Definition

  • C.R.S. 44-20-404 (1)(j) - Signage Requirements

  • Regulation 44-20-404 (1)(j)- Signage Requirements

  • C.R.S 44-20-404 (2)(b) - Application Requirements

  • Regulation 44-20-404 (2)(b) - Application Requirements

  • C.R.S. 44-20-418 (1) - Notice of Change of Address

  • C.R.S. 44-20-419 - Principle Place of Business Requirements

  • Regulation 44-20-419 (1) - Principle Place of Business


Adobe Acrobat Reader

  • To view or print any of the forms listed on this page, you will need a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

  • You can download a copy from the Auto Industry home page - Quick Links


For additional information contact the Auto Industry Division at (303) 205-5604 or e-mail your question to: dor_dealers@state.co.us