Proof of Social Security Number

All applicants who are U.S. citizens or who can demonstrate permanent lawful presence in the U.S. who do not hold a valid Colorado driver license, identification card or instruction permit must provide proof of their Social Security number.

Documents used as proof of Social Security number must be provided in hardcopy, not electronically.

Acceptable documents to provide proof of Social Security number are:

  • Social Security Account number card (not laminated)
  • W-2 form (not accepted electronically)
  • SSA-1099 form
  • Non-SSA-1099 form
  • Pay stub with the applicant's name and SSN on it
  • Can be verbally provided if above documents are not available and you are a current Colorado driver license, identification card, instruction permit holder