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Warren County Department of Motor Vehicles

The Warren County Department of Motor Vehicles serves as agent to the New York State Commissioner of Motor Vehicles. For all information about the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles and its services, kindly visit the department's website at: The site is extensive!

APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE:  MONDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY   8:15 A.M. – 4 P.M. Click here for appointment website.

County Clerk - Pistol Permit - DMV Update:  10/31/2022


WARREN COUNTY DMV:  We are a full-service Motor Vehicle Office – Please be prepared and bring all required documents and forms when coming to the DMV for your transactions!  The Warren county DMV offers convenient appointment and walk-in services.  Please note:

  • HOURS:  M-F 8:15-4:00, except legal holidays.
  • APPOINTMENTS:  8:15-4:00 Monday Thursday Friday  For the most timely transaction processing!  Please schedule appts. at:  Check out transaction requirements when scheduling.  Bring all documents!  Arrive 5 min before.   Note:  Most available same or next day…but remember…they do fill quickly.  Appointment Kiosk available at DMV entrance – hall corridor.  It is easy to make your appointment! User-friendly!
  • WALK-INS: Tuesdays Wednesdays, 8:15-4:00  Available (may experience some wait times) for all transactions EXCEPT any permit tests: Driver, Motorcycle, CDL which still require appointments. Be prepared! Bring all documents!   Note:  DMV Discretion:  In the event of complex transactions, DMV has discretion to re-schedule a walk-in to an appointment time. A mutually agreeable time will be selected.
  • Security Officers will direct all to the DMV; also will offer direction to appointment kiosk if needed.  
  • Be prepared with all required documents and forms.  This will save you time and eliminate a return trip. Info available on appointment schedule or NYS DMV website. 
  • To ensure adequate customer seating, please limit additional parties coming with you to the DMV unless need is demonstrated (ie:small children, elderly). Social distancing maintained.  
  • Telephone contact:  (518) 761-6438  (8a-4p).  Questions or help with appointments, please call and leave a voice message:  Name, telephone, best time to call back, DMV matter.  Our volume is high but we are returning calls throughout the day!!! 


Bear right as you enter the property, follow signs for County Clerk-DMV Public Parking.

The parking lot is handicapped accessible with designated parking spaces and ramp.


(518) 761-6438: (8am - 4pm) Leave Name, Telephone, and brief message. 

Please note: we are experiencing extremely high volume at this time. We will try to be as timely in our return calls as possible.


Full-service windows; also Dealer, and Welcome Window (intake, scheduled tests and all appointments).

Drop Box for DMV. Kiosk for most popular forms and manuals.

NEW HOURS: 8:15 - 4:00 Monday - Friday, except legal holidays.

All transactions by appointment which can be done online at:

See Appointment information. NOTE: Plate surrenders, walk in or dropbox.

Popular DMV Forms:


  • Cash
  • Check (pre-printed with telephone numbers, payable to: "Warren Co. Clerk"
  • Credit Cards:
    • VISA
    • Master Card
    • American Express
    • Discover

On behalf of the entire staff at the Warren County Clerk's Office and Dept. of Motor Vehicles, please know that your cooperation as we return to our new normal is  greatly appreciated. Rest assured, we will do our very best for you. Be Safe, Be Well.

Carie L.Black, Warren County Clerk (4/12/2024)

And remember - Each transaction processed at Warren County DMV generates 12.7% in revenue for Warren County!