Teen and Novice Drivers: Colorado

Full Privilege Minimum Age

17 years

Learner Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Minimum Duration (Months)

Required Supervised Driving Hours (Night Hours)

15 with driver's ed

15 / 6 with driver awareness program

16 without driver's ed. or program

12 50 (10)

Intermediate Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Nighttime Driving Restriction

Passenger Restriction (except family, unless noted)

16 Midnight - 5 a.m. (secondary enforcement)

First 6 months: no passengers

Second 6 months: no more than one passenger (secondary enforcement)