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DMV Forms in New York

The New York Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) provides most of its forms online, though some are only available through state agencies and driver's education providers. Below, you'll find several forms available for download—all you need is Adobe's free PDF Reader in order to view, save, and print these forms at home.

If you do not see the form that you need, you may have to request it from your local DMV office.

Looking for manuals? Head over to our pages with New York driver's handbooks and motorcycle manuals for more.

Most Requested Forms

Address Change - MV-232

Use this form to notify the NY Department of Motor Vehicles of an address change.

Application for Enhanced Driver License or Non-Driver ID Card - MV-44EDL

Application for enhanced driver's license, permit, OR NY identification card, which can be used for easy passage into Mexico, Canada, and some Caribbean countries.

Application for Permit, Driver License Or Non Driver ID Card Form - MV-44

Application for original OR replacement NY learner's permit, identification card, OR driver's license.

Application for a Social Security Card - SS-5

This form can be used to change your name on your social security card.

Certification of NYS Registration for Transfer of NonTitled Vehicle - MV-353

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Certification of Supervised Driving - MV-262

Submit this form to verify you've completed the required amount of behind-the-wheel practice hours while holding a NY junior permit (Class DJ or MJ).

DL Driver Ed Student Certificate of Completion - MV-285

Submit this form to the New York DMV after completing a Driver's Ed course (classroom AND behind-the-wheel education) to be eligible for an unrestricted license. Must be obtained from your Driver's Ed provider. Not available online.

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DL Pre licensing Course Completion Certificate - MV-278

Submit this form to the NY DMV after completing an approved pre-licensing course. Can only be obtained from your driver's education provider. Not available online.

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How to Apply for A New York Learner Permit, Driver License, Non-Driver ID Card - MV-44.1

Checklist and instructions for permit, driver's license, and ID card applications, renewals, and replacements.

MV-285 Driver Education Course Completion Certificate - MV-285

Submit this form to the New York DMV after completing a Driver's Ed course (classroom AND behind-the-wheel education) to be eligible for an unrestricted license. Must be obtained from your Driver's Ed provider. Not available online.

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Police Report Stolen License Plates, Driver's License, Commercial Driver's License, Documents - MV-78B

Submit this form to the NY DMV to request a free replacement of stolen license plates OR driver's license. Must be obtained and completed at a police agency. Not available online.

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Pre-licensing Course Completion Certificate - MV-278

Submit this form to the NY DMV after completing an approved pre-licensing course. Can only be obtained from your driver's education provider. Not available online.

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Registering/Titling a Vehicle in New York State - MV-82.1

Instructions for using vehicle registration and title application, including a list of required documentation.

Registro/Titularidad de Vehiculos en el Estado de Nueva York - MV-82.1S

Spanish language instructions and document requirements for the vehicle registration and title form.

Report of Motor Vehicle Accident - MV-104

Complete this form to report an accident to the New York DMV.

Request for DMV Records - MV-15

Use this form to order your own DMV records or somebody else's for purposes allowed by law.

Request for Refund of Fee Paid for Motor Vehicle Registrations and Driver Licenses - MV-215

Submit this form if you have grounds to request a refund for license OR registration fees you paid to the New York Department of Motor Vehicles.

Retail Bill of Sale - MV-50

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Solicitud Para Obtener la Licencia de Conducir o una Tarjeta de Identificacion de no COnductor - MV-44S

Spanish language application for a driver's license, permit, or ID card. Can also be used for renewals, replacements, & changes.

Vehicle Bill of Sale - MV-912

Use this form as a receipt/record when buying or selling a vehicle in New York.

Vehicle Registration/Title Application - MV-82

Application for NY title (original or replacement), registration (original, renewal, duplicate, or corrected), OR plate transfers.

Driver's License & ID Forms

Application for Permit, Driver License or Non-Driver ID Card - MV-44

Application for original OR replacement NY learner's permit, identification card, OR driver's license.

Application for a Social Security Card - SS-5

This form can be used to change your name on your social security card.

Medical Certification Form New Driver Applicant - Ver. 2017

Use this this medical certification form when applying for your NY taxi OR limousine certifications. Must be completed by a medical professional.

Request for NYS Driving Privileges - DS-115

Mail this form to the NY DMV if you're residing out-of-state AND want to request a reinstatement of your New York driving privileges.

Statement of Identity and/or Residence by Parent/Guardian - MV-45

Use this form if your child doesn%u2019t have adequate proof of name or residence. MUST be completed AT the DMV office by a parent/guardian.

Teen Electronic Event Notification Service (TEENS) Enrollment and Consent - MV-TEENS

Submit this form to enroll in the NY DMV's Teen Electronic Event Notification Service (TEENS). TEENS will send you notifications of your teen driver's tickets, suspensions, and accidents.

Vision Test Report - MV-619

Submit this form in lieu of taking a vision exam at the NY DMV when applying for your driver's license. Must be completed by a medical professional.

Vision Test Report Spanish - MV-619

Submit this form in lieu of taking a vision exam at the NY DMV when applying for your driver's license. Must be completed by a medical professional.

Title & Registration Forms

Affidavit for Transfer of Motor Vehicle - MV-349.1

Complete this form to transfer ownership of a deceased person's vehicle to a surviving spouse or child who is young in age. See form for age restrictions. Must be submitted with a death certificate.

Affirmation for Renewal/Lost Registration for Absentee Owner - MV-454

Use this form to verify a member of the military (stationed outside of New York) has given you permission to use AND renew their car%u2019s registration (if applicable).

Application for Military & Veteran Custom Plates - MV-412

Application for New York military OR veteran license plates.

Application for Title - MV-82TON

Apply for an NY Certificate of Title ONLY. Only applies to certain vehicles and vessels. See instructions on form for applicable vehicles and vessels.

Application for a Duplicate Title - MV-902

Use this form to request a duplicate AND/OR corrected vehicle title from the NY Department of Motor Vehicles.

Boat Registration/Title Application - MV-82B

Use this form to title and register your boat, to renew registration, or to request replacement documents.

Claim for Credit of Sales Tax Paid to Another - DTF-804

Application for NY sales and use tax credit concerning a vehicle you already paid sales taxes on in another state.

Claim for Sales and Use Tax Exemption - Title/Registration - DTF-803

Use this form if you have grounds for exemption from sales and use taxes on a vehicle you're titling/registering.

Collection Receipt or Informal Entry - 368

Submit this form to the NY Department of Motor Vehicles when registering a car imported from another country. Must be obtained from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Not available online.

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Comprobantes de Identidad - ID-82S

Spanish language list of acceptable forms of ID for vehicle registration & titling.

Historical License Plates - MV-440H

Submit this form to register a historical vehicle with the New York Department of Motor Vehicles.

In-Transit Permit/Title Application - MV-82ITP

Use this form to apply for a temporary registration that allows you to temporarily operate a vehicle in order to move it.

Notice of Lien - MV-900

Notify the NY Department of Motor Vehicles of lien(s) placed on a car.

Notice of Recorded Lien - MV-901

This form is to be completed by the lienholder when the lien on a vehicle has been satisfied. The DMV will send this form to the lienholder. Not available online.

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Order Form for Personalized, Organization, Cause, Sports Picture or Regional Plates - CP-62.1

Use this form to apply for specialized NY license plates (e.g. personalized, organizational, sports, regional, etc.). Do not use to order military/veteran, professional, or emergency license plates.

Plate Surrender Application - PD-7

Use this form to surrender your New York license plates to the Department of Motor Vehicles.

Proof of Identity - ID-82

List of accepted forms of proof of identity for vehicle registration and title applications.

Salvage Examination/Title Application - MV-83SAL

Apply for a salvage title AND/OR salvage vehicle exam with the New York DMV.

Snowmobile Registration Application - MV-82SN

Application to register your snowmobile with the NY Department of Motor Vehicles.

Solicitud de Duplicado del Titulo - 902-S

Spanish language form to apply for a replacement vehicle title.

Transfer of Vehicle Registered in Name of Deceased Person - MV-349

Use this form to transfer a deceased person's New York vehicle registration to a next-of-kin if there is no spouse or child to transfer the vehicle to. Must be submitted with death certificate.

Vehicle Identification Number for Homemade Trailer - MV-272

Submit this form to the New York DMV to request a vehicle identification number (VIN) for a homemade trailer.

Vintage License Plates - MV-440V

Submit this form to the New York Department of Motor Vehicles to register your car with vintage plates.

Buying & Selling Forms

Certification of Disposition of Vehicle on Behalf of Absentee Owner - MV-456

Complete this form to verify a member of the military (stationed outside of New York) has given you permission to sell their car.

Certification of Sale or Transfer for 1972 or Older Vehicles or Any Other Non-Titled Vehicles - MV-51

Use this form to certify the transfer of ownership of an older vehicle in New York.

Odometer and Damage Disclosure Statement - MV-103

Official odometer and damage disclosure required when transferring ownership of a vehicle in New York.

Statement of Transaction - DTF-802

Submit this form to the New York Department of Taxation and Finance if a vehicle was sold OR gifted without collecting sales tax.

Ticket & Violations Forms

Request for Copy of Accident Report - MV-198C

Submit this form to the NY Department of Motor Vehicles to request a copy of an accident report concerning a crash you were involved in.

Request for Driving Record Information - MV-15C

Request your own New York driving record or that of someone else for purposes allowed by law.

Commercial Forms

CDL Certification for Military Waiver of Skills Tests - CDL-102

Submit this form to waive the New York CDL skills test if you recently drove a commercial vehicle in the military.

Medical Certification Requirements for Commercial Drivers - MC-11A

Submit this form to verify your medical certification for commercial vehicle operation.

Medical Examination Report for Commercial Driver Fitness Determination - 649-F

Submit this medical certification form when applying for your New York CDL.

Military Forms

Notification of Military Service - MV-75

Complete this form to notify the DMV of your upcoming military service. Extends the expiration date of your New York driver's license.

Disability Forms

Application for Military & Veteran Custom Plates - MV-412

Application for New York military OR veteran license plates.

Application for a Parking Permit or License Plates, for Persons with Severe Disabilities - MV-664.1

Application for temporary OR permanent NY disability parking permit OR license plates.

Voter Registration Forms

Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Request Federal Post Card Application - 76

Complete this form to register to vote AND request an absentee ballot if you're a U.S. citizen residing outside the country.

Dealer Forms

Original Facility Application - VS-1

Complete this form as part of the dealer licensing process. The form can only be used by dealers and transporters.

Statement of Ownership and/or Permission to Use Plates of Business - VS-19

Submit this form certifying your business location when you apply for a motor vehicle dealer license.

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