Vehicle Registration

Keep Your Tax Dollars Working for Washington County


Get your registration back faster and keep your taxes in check. Washington County keeps 12.7% of your registration renewal fee when it is processed locally, but gets nothing if you mail it back to the State or renew online.
Department of Motor Vehicle Forms and License Plate

Effective Monday, May 4, 2020: Please be advised that
DMV is still closed to the public; however, effective Monday,
May 4, 2020, there will be limited staff in the building on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between the hours of 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

We will be working to process mail, any renewals or license plates that are dropped off, as well as doing our best to answer the telephone.

Again, DMV is closed to the public, but we are slowly starting to process what we can during the time frames indicated above. 

For additional convenience, there is a drop box located in the front of Building B of the Municipal Center. You may drop your renewals or licenses plates in the drop box and they will be processed as soon as they can be. 

We appreciate the public's patience and understanding during this time. We are all in this together. 


REAL ID UPDATE:
Please be advised that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has extended the deadline to obtain a REAL ID. The new deadline is 10/01/2021. 

******As of 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 18, 2020, Washington County DMV is closed.

Please see https://washingtoncountyny.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=877 for additional information. 

When business resumes back to regularly scheduled hours, this web page will be updated. 

Registering through Washington County


The process is simple. Mail your registration renewal notice to the Washington County Department of Motor Vehicles.

Simply complete your application and address a new envelope to the DMV.

Please, do not use the preaddressed envelope.

You can also bring your registration renewal notice to the DMV office and we will promptly process it for you or you can drop off your registration renewal notice in our drop off box located inside the DMV office.

****Please be advised that ALL Satellite DMV Mobile offices are canceled until further notice, effective March 17, 2020. Please contact 518-746-2163 if you have any questions. 

****Please note: The May 27, 2020 GREENWICH Mobile DMV will NOT be held, as the space is not available. 

Washington County DMV Announces Satellite Offices

 
Washington County DMV Announces Satellite Offices in Granville, Greenwich, Cambridge, and Whitehall taking place on certain Wednesdays from 9:30 AM - 2:15 PM, and in Salem on certain Tuesdays from 9:30 AM - 2:15 PM. Save a trip to our main office and keep your money working for Washington County.

*Washington County keeps 12.7% of your registration renewal fee when it is processed locally, but gets nothing if you mail it back to the State or renew online. 

View Satellite Office Schedule

REAL ID and Enhanced Licenses

We will process REAL ID and Enhanced Licenses during the following times: 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

******* Please note: You must be at a cashier's window by the cutoff time. 

Thank you!