Rio Grande County Clerk & Recorder - Election Information

Office Hours:

Monday – Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

965 6th Street
PO Box 160
Del Norte, CO 81132

Phone: 719-657-3334
Fax: 719-657-2621

Cindy Hill
Clerk & RecorderCindy

Voter Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I register to vote?

You can register online at or contact the Rio Grande County Clerk and Recorder’s Office at 719-657- 3334 or email us at You can get voter registration forms from state agency offices, public libraries, or any County Clerk and Recorder’s Office. The deadline to register to vote and be mailed a ballot for the 2017 Coordinated Election is October 30, 2017. You may register to vote until 7:00 p.m. Election night to vote in person.

What are the requirements to register to vote?
How do I become eligible to vote?

The 2017 Coordinated Election will be Tuesday, November 7th

You will receive a ballot at your mailing address beginning October 16, 2017. Ballots must be returned either in person or by mail by 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, to be counted. Postmarks do not count as received.

You may register to vote, vote in-person, vote on the accessible voting machine, or request a replacement ballot at:

Rio Grande County Annex Building
965 Sixth Street
Del Norte, CO

8:00 to 4:00, October 30 to November 3
8:00 to 12:00, Saturday, November 4
8:00 to 4:00, November 6
8:00 to 12:00, Saturday, November 5
7:00 to 7:00, November 7

A 24-Hour Drop Box is available on the West side of the building at 965 Sixth Street, Del Norte

The Canvass will be held on November 16, 2017.

You can check the status of your ballot at Under “Manage My Registration” click on “Check My Mail Ballot Status”, then enter the Required Information and click on “Search”.