La Plata County Clerk in Bayfield Colorado

Address and phone number for La Plata County Clerk, a Clerk Office, at East Colorado Drive, Bayfield CO.

La Plata County Clerk
455 East Colorado Drive, Bayfield, Colorado, 81122

About the La Plata County Clerk

The La Plata County Clerk, located in Bayfield, Colorado, is the official keeper of public records for La Plata County. The Clerk's office ensures that public records are retained, archived, and made accessible to the public in accordance with all laws and regulations. Clerks also support the elections process and provide a variety of transactional services. The Clerk's duties are established and regulated through a combination of Colorado state statutes, local ordinances and charters, and other regulations.

You may contact the La Plata County Clerk's office for questions about:
  • La Plata County public records
  • La Plata County vital records: birth certificates, marriage and death certificates
  • Land, property, mortgage, and title deed records
  • Marriage licenses, applications, and records
  • Divorce records and applications
  • La Plata County licenses, permits, and business registrations
  • Voter registration, elections, and polls
La Plata County Public Records

The La Plata County Clerk maintains a range of public records. The Clerk's Office keeps La Plata County vital records, such as birth, marriage, and death certificates. The Clerk also keeps documents involving land or land transactions, including deeds, mortgages, attachments, tax liens, judgments, maps, floor plans, probate certificates, variances, and all other legal documents pertaining to land use and transfers.

The Clerk's office handles and stores a large volume of documents, dating back to the founding of La Plata County. Copies of local public records may be available for request as many archival documents have been digitized.

Marriage Licenses & Applications

The La Plata County Clerk provides information on La Plata County marriage licenses and applications including the application process, forms and requirements. The Office of the Clerk maintains marriage certificates and records for all couples legally married in La Plata County, CO and may provide certified copies for a nominal fee.

La Plata County Permits & Licenses

In addition to keeping La Plata County public records, the Clerk issues a variety of licenses and permits to the public including dog licenses, hunting and fishing licenses, liquor licenses, parking permits, and permits for special events, as well as providing notary public services. The Clerk's office also registers business names for businesses operating in La Plata County.

Voter Registration & Elections

The La Plata County Clerk supports the elections process by providing assistance to candidates filing elections paperwork and voters submitting petitions, and by working with the Board of Elections. Clerks administer the oath of office to elected officials. The Clerk's Office may also help register voters.

Public Meeting Minutes

The Clerk is responsible for posting public meetings records, such as meeting notices, agendas, and minutes, in accordance with local governing laws and regulations in that state of Colorado and the county seat of La Plata County and how long these records must be made public.

Contact the La Plata County Clerk

You may contact the Clerk's Office by calling 970-884-9382, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: La Plata County Clerk, 455 East Colorado Drive, Bayfield, Colorado, 81122

Map of La Plata County Clerk in Bayfield Colorado

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