Rio Grande County Clerk & Recorder

Employer / Organization

Rio Grande County

Next Election

Nov 06, 2018

Filing Window

Jan 16, 2018 - Jul 12, 2018


The clerk and recorder serves as custodian of the county's legislative history, vital records, and records of real estate transactions and ownership. The clerk often compiles and processes these records as well as filing them, and may officiate marriage ceremonies and swearings into office. In some counties, the clerk may administer local elections.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county clerk. The clerk can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. The deadline shown is for non-party-affiliated candidates. Party candidates must meet earlier deadlines.

Submit application to:
Rio Grande County Clerk, 965 6th St., Del Norte, CO, 81132, US