You don't have to go to a Colorado DMV office to renew a valid license or ID card - you can do it online.
Visit Colorado's official Online Driver's License Office to apply for or renew a license or ID card. But before you go... here's what you need to know first:
Driver's License or ID documents take up to 30 days to arrive in the mail. You will not be issued a temporary document online.
When you renew your license or ID card you may update your address on file with the DMV.
You cannot use the online application to renew a Commercial Driver's License online.
If you are a male between the ages of 18-25, you will automatically be registered for selective service.
In order to renew online, you must have had an eye examination by an optometrist or ophthalmologist within the last three years.
To renew your driver's license or ID you must have a valid credit card and you must possess a valid email address.
You must meet all Eligibility Requirements in order to renew your driver's license or State ID online:
Driver's License / State ID Eligibility RequirementsDriver's License Online Renewal Requirements
You are able to renew on line if you meet all the following:
You are a U.S. citizen
You are 21 to 65 years old;
You have a regular adult license that is valid OR expired for less than one year;
Your last license was issued in a Driver’s License Office.
Your name is the same as the name on your current document. (You have not gotten married, divorced, etc., and changed your name.)
Your Social Security number is on file with the department.
No tests are required (written or road) to renew the license.
There are no pending or final departmental actions on your record.