Colorado Department
of Labor and Employment

Division of Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation Surcharge Filing & Payment for Commercial Carriers and Self-Insurers

Welcome to the Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation Surcharge web application. This web application is only for workers' compensation commercial carriers and self-insured employers who have been authorized by special permit to self-insure their workers’ compensation liabilities.

If you are unsure whether you are a commercial carrier or self-insured employer, please email

Online filing for the reporting period July 1 through December 31, 2022 will be available beginning December 15, 2022. The total Surcharge Rates for this reporting period is: 1.40 for Self Insurers and 1.43 for Carriers.


  • Upload required documents
  • Notary upload
  • Make payment

* Please note: After 30 minutes of inactivity, this online service will time out and you will lose all information entered.