Liquor Licenses

For information on obtaining a liquor license in unincorporated Montrose County, please contact the Montrose County Clerk and Recorder’s office, Sandy Nelson, Deputy Clerk at 970-249-3362. For licensing within incorporated town please contact the incorporated towns:

City Contact Hours of Operation
City of Montrose
970-240-1430 Monday - Thursday
7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Naturita 970-865-2286  
Nucla 970-864-7351  
Olathe 970-323-5601

Department of Revenue Liquor Publications

Liquor License Renewals

All liquor licenses (state and county) must be renewed annually. Approximately 90 days prior to the expiration of a liquor license, the Department of Revenue will send a renewal notice along with the required forms. If you do not receive this mailing please contact the Liquor Enforcement Division at 303-205-2341.

Please complete the renewal forms and return them along with the applicable fees to the Montrose County Clerk and Recorder, P.O. Box 1289 Montrose CO 81402.

In order to allow for necessary processing times and coordination between licensing authorities applications must be filed with the Local Licensing Authority at least 45 days prior to the expiration of the license.