Colorado Notice To Extend Time to File Mechanics Lien

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About Colorado Notice To Extend Time to File Mechanics Lien

When properly filed, the Notice to Extend Time to File Mechanics Lien form extends a claimant’s deadline to file a Colorado mechanics lien.

Claimants must file this notice to extend with the clerk in the Colorado county where the project is located. They must file the notice prior to the mechanics lien filing deadline.

The Colorado Notice to Extend lengthens the time in which a mechanics lien can be filed. After filing the notice, the new lien filing deadline will be 4 months after the project is completed, or 6 months after filing the extension of timewhichever occurs first.

This extension is likely not available on one or two-family residential projects.

Generally, the deadline for an unpaid contractor or supplier to file a mechanics lien in Colorado is 4 months after the date of last furnishing. Laborers who did not provide materials must file within 2 months of work completion. For a one or two-family home, the normal 4-month period in which a mechanics lien may be filed is shortened to 2 months if there is a bona fide purchaser of the dwelling.

This form meets the requirements found in the Colorado Revised Statutes.

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Colorado County Recorders

Looking to file/record a mechanics lien in Colorado? You'll need to get your Colorado mechanics lien filed and recorded with the county recorder in the county where the construction project is located. Here is a listing of all county recorders in Colorado. Click on any county to find more information about how to get your lien recorded in that county.

Adams
Adams County Clerk and Recorder's Office
4430 S. Adams Parkway, Suite E2400
Brighton, CO 80601
Phone: 720-523-6020

Arapahoe
Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder's Office
5334 S. Prince St.
Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: 303-795-4200
Fax: 303-794-4625

Baca
Baca County Clerk and Recorder
741 Main St
Springfield, Colorado 81073
Phone: (719) 523-4372

Boulder
Boulder County Clerk and Recorder
1750 33rd Street, Suite 201
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: 303-413-7770

Clear Creek
Clear Creek County Clerk and Recorder
405 Argentine St.
Georgetown, Colorado 80444
Phone: 303-679-2340

Denver
Denver County Clerk and Recorder's Office
201 W. Colfax Avenue, Dept. 101
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 720-865-8400

Douglas
Douglas County Clerk and Recorder
301 Wilcox St.
Castle Rock, CO 80104
Phone: (303) 660-7446
Fax: 303-814-2776

El Paso
El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office
1675 W Garden of the Gods
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Phone: 719-520-6200

Fremont
Fremont County Clerk and Recorder
615 Macon Ave. Room 102
Cañon City, Colorado 81212
Phone: (719) 276-7330

Jefferson
Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder's Office
100 Jefferson County Parkway, Ste. 2560
Golden, CO 80419
Phone: 303-271-8121

Larimer
Larimer County Clerk and Recorder
200 W. Oak Street, First Floor
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Phone: (970) 498-7860
Fax: (970) 498-7906

Moffat
Moffat County Clerk and Recorder
221 W. Victory Way. Ste. 200
Craig, Colorado 81625
Phone: (970) 824-9119

Pueblo
Pueblo County Clerk and Recorder's Office
215 W. 10th St Attn: Recording
Pueblo, CO 81003
Phone: (719) 583-6507
Fax: (719) 583-4894

Teller
Teller County Clerk and Recorder
101 W Bennett Ave
Cripple Creek, Colorado 80813
Phone: (719) 689-2951

Weld
Weld County Clerk and Recorder's Office
1402 N. 17th Ave
PO Box 459
Greeley, CO 80632
Phone: (970) 304-6530
Fax: (970) 353-1964

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