Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)

**ALL SERVICES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY**

**SERVICING ORANGE COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY**

Schedule Appointment

***Please be advised they are only scheduling 90 days out at this time. If you do not see an appointment slot open for your preferred location you will have to check back the following day for that location.*** 

Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will open by appointment only for Orange County residents. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, residents can make appointments online for the Middletown and Newburgh offices. Appointments can be scheduled from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

The Goshen and Port Jervis Offices are closed at this time.

***Orange County Government Center will have a drop box inside at the security station for plate surrenders and registration renewals OR you can continue to mail in. Drop Box is ONLY available Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:30pm. 

DO NOT SLIDE ANYTHING UNDER THE DOORS AFTER HOURS WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT HAPPENS TO THOSE ITEMS ***

NYS DMV HELP LINE 1-800-698-2931

Federal REAL-ID Deadline extended until October 1, 2021

The NYS DMV Website can do limited transactions online.

Mail in services for Orange County Residents.

In an effort to help the residents of Orange County, you can do the following by mail:

*Helpful Hint: To assist residents, you can go to local providers for the vision test, the results will be sent to the DMV within 24 hours so you can renew your license online. Click Here for a list of local providers.

Orange County Dealers can mail in paperwork along with a self addressed pre-paid return envelope.

Mail in transactions MUST include:

  • A Blank check made out to "Orange County Clerk" (Exception is plate surrenders & Credit Card Payments)
  • A Self Addressed pre-paid return envelope.
  • Phone Number in case we need to reach you.

Mail the above to:

Department of Motor Vehicles
255 Main Street
Goshen, NY 10924

For further information please contact us at:

Goshen - 845-615-3960
Middletown - 845-346-1180
Newburgh - 845-568-5230

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NOTE: For other languages use the Google Translator in the lower right hand corner of the page.

NOTA: Para los otros idiomas, utilice el Traductor de Google en la esquina inferior derecha de la página.

Renewing your license and/or registration at one of the Orange County Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) Offices keeps 12.7% of the money here in Orange County! So... schedule your appointment for our Middletown or Newburgh location or mail your transactions to our Goshen DMV Office:

DMV - Goshen - 255 Main St., Goshen NY 10924

Real ID/Enhanced - Licenses, Non-Driver IDs (NDID)

Effective October 1, 2021, these travel documents will be required for domestic flights, entering certain Federal buildings or Military bases (unless you have a valid U.S. Passport).

Additional Documents are required to upgrade and in some cases, verification is required from Albany. To prepare for your visit, please visit the NYS DMV Website to find your proofs.

Available Hours

Hours are subject to change.

Goshen
Monday through Friday - This location not open to public at this time
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Newburgh - by appointment only
Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Thursday
9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Middletown - by appointment only
Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday
9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m

Permits

To prepare for your written exam, visit the NYS DMV Website for:

  • Drivers Manual & practice tests
  • Interactive tool for required proofs of Identification

Hours for Testing

Hours are subject to change.

Middletown & Newburgh DMV Offices

Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
1:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m 


Green Light Law Permits

To prepare for your written exam, visit the NYS DMV Website for:

  • Drivers Manual & practice tests (In various languages)
  • Interactive tool for required proofs of Identification

Middletown & Newburgh DMV Offices

Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
1:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m

Commercial Driver (CDL) Licensing

CDL testing is available at our Middletown and Newburgh locations only from 9 a.m. to Noon, Monday through Friday.

Enforcement Transactions

Orange County DMV offices handle enforcement transactions for conditional or restricted licenses.

The hours for enforcement transactions in Newburgh and Middletown are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Insurance Suspensions

Can be handled at our Orange County Motor Vehicle Departments in Middletown & Newburgh from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.