Short Term Rentals

SHORT TERM RENTAL PERMITTING

The Grand County Board of County Commissioners recently passed Resolution 2017-5-23 affecting Short Term Rental operations in unincorporated Grand County. Effective May 24, 2017, all property owners desiring to engage in, the short-term rental of a residence in unincorporated Grand County, must apply for a Short Term Rental Permit with the Department of Community Development. If you are a current holder of a Short Term Rental Registration, the registration will remain valid through December 31, 2017.

CURRENT REGISTERED SHORT TERM RENTAL

If you are a current holder of a Short Term Rental Registration, your registration will remain valid through December 31, 2017. We request that you complete a new application for a Short Term Rental Permit by January 30, 2018.

BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE STATE

The state of Colorado has several compliance requirement for all short term rentals. These are primarily related to lodging and sales tax, which the Colorado Department of Revenue collects. In order to operate short term rental you must:

  • Maintain a state sale tax license through Colorado Department of Revenue.
  • Post the lodging and sales tax rates that will be remitted through the Colorado Department of Revenue. Grand County lodging tax rate is 1.3%; the sales tax rate is 1.8%

  • Remit required sales and lodging tax to the Colorado Department of Revenue

  • Additionally, Grand County recommends that short term rentals post state sales tax license number at the residence and in all rental advertising.

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Contact Us

  1. Short Term Rental Message Center

    970-725-3737

    str@co.grand.co.us

    Community Development 
    308 Byers Ave.
    P.O. Box 238
    Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451

    Hours

    Monday-Friday
    8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

    Closed on holidays