Department of Motor Vehicles

Oneida County DMV
Office of Oneida County Clerk Sandra J. DePerno


Please note that the deadline for REAL ID enforcement has been extended to May 3, 2023.

Vehicle registration transactions can now be done by scheduling an appointment, mailed or left in the drop boxes at either one of our locations. Please visit:, to ensure you have all of the required documentation.

The Utica DMV office will be open to walk-in services. However, you may still schedule an appointment by clicking the links below.

To schedule an appointment, please visit:

Utica DMV

Utica DMV Registrations -

Rome DMV -


You may schedule only one appointment. Any double-bookings will be subject to cancellation without notice.

Prior to your appointment, please review the following checklist or visit,  to ensure that you bring all required documentation with you.

NYSDMV has instituted a new DMV Information Line for questions customers may have regarding their license and registration transactions. The phone number is 1-518-486-9786

Utica DMV Rome DMV
Boehlert Center at Union Station 301 W. Dominick Street
321 Main Street Rome, New York 13440
Utica, New York 13501 (315) 336-6790
(315) 798-5749  
  As of 10/13/22
Days of operation: Monday through Friday Days of operation: Monday through Friday
Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hours of operation: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm



Services Provided:

Driver Licenses

Written Tests 9:00 AM - 3: 30 PM Monday, Wednesday & Friday  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Permit Audio Tests 9:00 AM - 3: 30 PM Monday, Wednesday & Friday  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Foreign language tests 9:00 AM - 3: 30 PM Monday & Wednesday  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
CDL Tests & Escort Vehicle Tests 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Monday, Wednesday & Friday  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Enforcement Transactions:  Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 AM  – 4:00 PM  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
EDL, Real ID & Reciprocity:  Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
License and Registration Transactions:  Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM  -  Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
No Dealer Transactions Walk-Ins with 3 Transactions after 3:30 PM
Interpreters for Foreign Languages Tuesday & Thursday 4:15 by appt. only

License Fees

Class DJ permits- $76.75 - $92.50 depending on age
Class D permits -  $62.50 - $75.00
Class D license renewal (8 year) - $64.50
Class E license renewal  -  $112.50
Class DM license renewal - $72.50 (if with another class license $8.00)
CDL license Class A, B, C -  $164.50
Class D - coming from out of state  -  $42.50 - $60.00

Enforcement transactions involving suspended and/or revoked driving privileges are done 9:00 AM - 3: 30 PM M-F.

Test Fees

Class D, DJ and M- the fee for the permit test is included in the price of the actual permit.  We do not ask you to pay until you have passed the test

Class E-There is no test. You must fill out a form and pay an additional fee for the remaining time left on your license.

CDL licenses involve a $10.00 test fee and an additional $5.00 fee for each endorsement test added to an existing CDL license.

Road Tests

Road tests can be scheduled over the phone by calling 1-518-402-2100 (For hearing impaired 1-800-368-1186) for any location within NYS.

Class D and M road test fees are included in the cost of your permit

CDL license road tests require a $40.00 fee. (prior to scheduling)


A copy of your NYS driving record can be obtained directly from our office during normal business hours. This will print your license record for three years plus the current year. The fee is $10.00.  We can assist you in ordering any custom plate. New York has over 100 different kinds of custom plates.

We also offer:

Vehicle Title Services:

If your original title becomes lost or damaged;  you can apply for a duplicate title; the processing time to receive it is 5-7 working days.  The fee is $20.00

All vehicles requiring registration renewals can be processed in our office except IRP ( International Registration Program) vehicles.

We also process renewal invitations that are mailed to our office. We encourage you to do so!

Registration fees are based on vehicle weight, the heavier the vehicle, the higher the fee. Commercial vehicles and regular passenger cars have 2-year registrations. Motorcycle, trailers, and other specialty registrations such as farm or agriculture registrations are for 1 year.  Boats, snowmobiles and ATV’s each have their own fee and time period depending on the class or type of vehicle.

Changing Ownership can be processed in our office with the appropriate forms 
and a $50.00 title fee.

In the lobby at the Utica office there is a drop box for your convenience for any license or registration renewal transactions.

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