Colorado Statement of Mechanics Lien Form (for Subs & Suppliers) Form

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Statement of Mechanics Lien Form (for Subs & Suppliers) Form

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A mechanics lien is a powerful tool to help contractors and suppliers get paid for their work. This Colorado Statement of Mechanics Lien Form is for subcontractors and suppliers who have not been paid for services, labor, materials, equipment, or other construction services performed on a job. If you’re a sub or supplier and looking to file a Colorado mechanics lien, there are two general requirements.

  1. Subcontractors and suppliers are required to send a Notice of Intent to Lien at least 10 days before filing the lien. An affidavit proving the Notice of Intent to lien was sent to the property owner must also be included when filing a lien with the County Recorder. Not sending a Notice of Intent Lien may mean an invalid lien.
  2. The mechanics lien must be filed within 120 days of last delivering labor or materials. If only labor was performed on the job (and not materials) a subcontractor or supplier has 2 months to file a mechanics lien in Colorado.

Before you start: Read the step-by-step guide to filing a Colorado mechanics lien.

This form meets the requirements set forth in at Colorado Revised Statutes, §38-22-101 through §38-22-133 as enacted by the Colorado legislature.

Not a subcontractor or supplier? Use a different form

Although many of the deadlines and rules are similar for General Contractors, subcontracts, and suppliers, Colorado is one of the few states that has a specific Statement of Mechanics Lien form for subs and suppliers, and another mechanics lien form for General Contractors. Not using the correct mechanics lien form may mean a rejected lien from the County Recorder or an invalid lien if challenged in court.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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