Alternate Process Service

Notice of Availability of Alternative Service of Process

The offices of the Department of Revenue, Division of Motor Vehicles at 1881 Pierce Street, Lakewood, Colorado, 80214 are open to the public by appointment only. Because many of our employees are woring remotely and our building is practicing social distancing and limiting the number of people inside the building at one time, there is no one who can accept service of process of legal documents. Please be aware that if you need to serve legal documents on this Division, you may send a request for a waiver of personal service to Kathy Ware at dor_csu@state.co.us. Your email should include all of the documents you need to serve as well as a waiver form for acceptance of the service. The Division’s email account is regularly monitored, and the Division will respond to your request in due course. 

Alternatively, you may serve your legal documents on the Division by delivering them personally to the Attorney General’s Office at the Colorado Department of Law’s Office at the Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center, 1300 Broadway, Denver, Colorado, 80203.  The Division has authorized the Attorney General to accept service on behalf of the Division. Please bear in mind that in order to enter the Carr Judicial Center you will be required to comply with all security and social distancing directions of the Colorado State Patrol, which maintains a regular watch at the Carr Judicial Center. The hours of public access to the Carr Judicial Center are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. No service will be accepted outside of these hours.