License Class Change - Auto Industry Division

REQUIREMENTS

License Class applications are governed by the following Laws & Regulations. Colorado Revised Statutes may be found on the Secretary of State website.

  • C.R.S. 12-6-108 - Classes of licenses
  • C.R.S. 12-6-117 - Principal place of business - requirements
  • 12-6-117 - Principal place of business - requirements,  Regulation
  • C.R.S. 12-6-508.  Classes of licenses
  • C.R.S. 12-6-519 (1) - Principal place of business – requirements
  • 12-6-519 (1) - Principal place of business – requirements, Regulation
 
FORMS REQUIRED

DR 2658 – License Class Change Application

DR 2114 – Statement of Financial Condition

  • All Dealers must immediately notify the board if they desire to change their class of license.
  • The form must be signed by an: Owner, Partner, LLC Member/Manager, or Corporate Officer (president, vice president, secretary or treasurer). The title of the person signing the form must be provided and form must be dated.
  • Retail Dealers may not have the word “wholesale” in their DBA.
  • If you are changing your license class and location at the same time, only a License Class Change Application form is required.
  • Any change of class to a franchise Dealer requires a letter from the Manufacturer duly licensed in Colorado. The DBA on the franchise letter must be the same as the dealer’s licensed name. 
  • Failure to complete all sections of the application may result in a rejection or delay in processing.
  • REMINDER: You may not operate a location until you receive your license from the Auto Industry Division.
 
*Note this form can also be found in the Forms and Publications section of this website.
 

FEE REQUIRED

See current fiscal year Fee Schedule
Checks should be made to: Colorado Department of Revenue
  • If you are changing your license class and location at the same time, only a change of class fee is required.
 
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS

If you have additional questions, call our main number: 303-205-5604 or e-mail your question to: dor_dealers@state.co.us