Mortgage Loan Originator Steps for Renewal and Reinstatement


If you miss the December 31st renewal deadline, you may reinstate your license between January 1 and the last day of February. 

All renewals and reinstatements must be performed using our online e-services site and the NMLS Registry

  • Renewal Period - November 1st to December 31st
    • Your license expires on December 31st.  You are not allowed to originate loans in Colorado if you fail to renew BOTH your Colorado license and NMLS registration prior to December 31st.
  • Reinstatement Period - January 1st to Last Day of February
    • If you fail to reinstate either your Colorado license and/or NMLS registration on or before the last day of February, you will be required to reapply for both the license and registration again.
    • For details on the re-application process, contact both NMLS and the Colorado Division of Real Estate.

Steps for Renewal

Step 1: Pre-Renewal Compliance Items

You will be asked to attest to the following items during your Colorado license renewal process:

Step 2: Renew Your NMLS Registration(s)

Step 3: Colorado Individual License Renewal

Step 4: Verify Your Information

Step 5: Renew Your License  

Step 6: Save Your Renewal Confirmation Number

  • The Division of Real Estate will not provide any additional payment confirmation.


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