Frequently Asked Questions
The State Land Board (303-866-3454) maintains only State owned properties and does not maintain records for fee (private) or federal lands. For fee property, contact the county clerk &, recorder\'s office where the property is located. For federal lands, contact the Bureau of Land Management at 303-239-3600.
The annual fee is due on the date the permit was issued, also known as the anniversary date. If you are enrolled in ePermitting, you will receive an email reminder about thirty days before it is due.
DRMS does not handle mining claims. If the mining claim is on State Land, call the Colorado State Land Board at 303-866-3454. If the claim is on Federal Land, contact the US Bureau of Land Management 303-239-3600. If the claim is on private land, contact the county clerk and recorder's office where the property is located.