Clerk and Recorder's Office

The Clerk's office will be closed the following days:
Friday, December 22nd
Monday, December 25th
Friday, December 29th
Monday, January 1st

Starting in June of 2017 we began the transition of moving our public records from our legacy system Acclaim to our new software system Tyler. This transition is now complete.

  Effective January 1, 2018 the website ( for Acclaim will no longer exist. To access our records please visit

 Any questions please call us at 970-382-6281

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Our Mission

The mission of the County Clerk and Recorder’s office is to provide election, vehicle registrations, and recording services to La Plata County citizens, businesses and interested parties so they can comply with legal requirements, conduct business and exercise their civic responsibilities.

The Clerk & Recorder's Office provides a variety of services for La Plata County, including the following:

At a Glance

Tiffany Lee Parker

Contact Information

98 Everett Street Suite C
Durango, CO 81303 (map)

P: 970-382-6281
F: 970-259-5413


Elections and Recording
8 am - 4 pm Monday-Friday
Marriage/Civil Union Licenses

8 am - 4 pm Monday-Friday
Durango Motor Vehicle

8am - 4 pm Monday-Tuesday 
9am - 4pm  Wednesday

Bayfield Motor Vehicle
8am-12:30pm &1:30pm-4:30pm 
Monday - Friday

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