This licensing pathway requires that you are fully accredited by a national accreditation organization. If your air ambulance agency is fully accredited by one of the following, you will be required to upload your accreditation certificate in your OATH air ambulance license application. See the fee chart below to determine the cost of this pathway.
|Type of license||Term of license||Cost of license|
|Accreditation license||2 years||
Application fee: $3,400
|State inspection license||2 years||Application fee: $3,400
Aircraft fee: $400
Inspection fee: TBD per need
|Recognition license||1 year||Application fee: $1,700
Aircraft fee: $200 per aircraft
Online fee payment
Payment can be submitted online using the department PayPort online service at:
Select "Air Ambulance Licensure"
Payment by mail
Make checks payable to the State of Colorado. Mail your payment and licensing fee invoice to:
Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment HFEMSD - Air Ambulance Licensing Unit 4300 Cherry Creek South Dr. Denver, CO 80246