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Short Term Rentals

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Recent Developments: 

  • On June 13, 2017 Breckenridge Town Council adopted an ordinance amending Breckenridge Town Code requiring those Advertising Short Term Rental Units to list their Town License Number in all advertisements. Please see the link to the Ordinance and the Administrative Guidelines for further information.

Accommodation Unit Advertising Ordinance

For information please see the Administrative Guidelines:

Administrative Regulations Accommodation Unit Advertisements

  • The Town of Breckenridge has contracted with a 3rd party contractor, Harmari by LTAS Technologies, to assist in Short Term Rental Compliance. Harmari, along with the Finance Department, will be utilizing a module in order to identify unlicensed and non-compliant Accommodation units within the Town.





Town of Breckenridge Sales & Accommodation Tax Breakdown, effective 01/01/2017:

Lodging Tax Breakdown




Contact Information:

Breckenridge Town Hall
150 Ski Hill Road - PO Box 168
Breckenridge, CO 80424-0168
Phone: (970) 453-3182
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday


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  • Does AirBnB collect and remit my Breckenridge sales tax?
  • What is an accommodation unit under the Town of Breckenridge BOLT ordinance?
  • How do I apply for my license and pay the license fee?
  • How much does it cost to get an accommodation unit/short-term rental license?
  • Who is responsible for paying for the license?
  • Do I need a license before advertising my accommodation unit/short term rental?
  • Where can I find the Town’s requirements for advertising an accommodation unit?
  • What is an advertisement?
  • How should a BOLT license number be displayed in an advertisement?
  • How do I list my list my License Number in AirBnB Advertisements?
  • What are the conditions of the license with respect to advertisements of an accommodation unit?
  • When is the license number required to be shown in an advertisement for the rental of an accommodation unit?
  • What if I own a timeshare and advertise it on my own to rent?
  • What if I recently purchased my unit and plan to rent it out?
  • How will the Town contact a party who is advertising an accommodation unit in violation of the Section 4-1-8-3 of the BOLT Ordinance”?
  • Are there penalties for noncompliance with the accommodation units advertising requirements of Section 4-1-8-3 of the BOLT Ordinance?
  • What else can happen if I don't list my license number in advertisements?
  • How do I find out if my property is located with the Town?
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