How to get your Colorado ID

Identification Card

Colorado residents may hold a Colorado driver license OR Colorado ID card – not both.
To obtain an ID for the first time:
Fees:
  • ID card (under 60 years old)     $11.50
  • ID card (over 60 years old)         FREE

An entire list of fees is available here.

Renew your ID card:

Reduce your wait time and schedule an appointment online.

You may renew your adult ID card any time prior to the expiration date – you shouldn’t wait until it expires.
  • Check eligibility to renew online  (ID cards that were valid for 10 years are not eligible to renew online)
  • Check eligibility to renew-by-mail (ID cards that were valid for 10 years are not eligible to renew-by-mail)
  • 0 – 21 years of age:  must visit an office to renew or replace ID card
  • Turning 21 years of age:  must visit an office on or after 21st birthday to renew
  • 21 – 64 years of age:  may either visit an office or renew online/by mail up to two times in a row
  • 65 years of age and older:  may either visit an office or renew online/by mail every time
Your new ID card will be mailed to the address you provide within 30 days
This content is not original, and was copied from Colorado.gov, full source found here.